26/02/2009

Elan To Cut Jobs

Pharmaceutical firm Elan has said it is cutting 115 jobs across its Irish Republic-based operations.

The shock job losses are part of a ongoing strategic review process, according to the company as another 115 jobs will go in the US.

Elan says it has an overall global workforce of 1,700.

(BMcC)

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