A demonstration, but for what? “We hope for Santa Claus, we hope that the PES will not take place. But personally, I don't believe it ", responds without illusions an employee of Nokia. With a few hundred colleagues from the telecoms equipment company, he paraded this Tuesday in Paris, from the Place de la République to the Ministry of the Economy and Finance, to protest against the latest social plan within his subsidiary French Alcatel-Lucent: 1,233 positions abolished, including 831 in Nozay (Essonne), one of Nokia's research and development (R&D) centers. “I don't think it will be canceled. But I hope it will be reduced as much as possible. We didn't expect it to be of such magnitude ", comments Nadine Crasnier, engineer at Nozay, thirty years of service.
The Finnish multinational, which swallowed Alcatel-Lucent in 2015 and has already committed three major cuts since, will she revise this new restructuring downwards? For several weeks, discuss
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