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# talk-talk - Monday 8 October, 2018

DUP and UUP leaders to meet Michel Barnier in Brussels in effort to prevent Irish Sea border
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# Brexit Backstop

DUP and UUP leaders to meet Michel Barnier in Brussels in effort to prevent Irish Sea border

Updated Oct 8th 2018, 11:05 PM 21,869 Views 64 Comments

Technical discussions will resume in Brussels over Brexit this week.

# talk-talk - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

Former TalkTalk workers get a €2.6m EU grant
# EU Grant
# EU Grant

Former TalkTalk workers get a €2.6m EU grant

Dec 19th 2012, 5:07 PM 5,451 Views 14 Comments

The grant will help retrain 432 former call centre staff and get them back into employment.

# talk-talk - Monday 17 December, 2012

250 jobs to be created at Wexford call centre
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

250 jobs to be created at Wexford call centre

Dec 17th 2012, 10:08 AM 5,926 Views 26 Comments

The new jobs will be created over the next ten months at Eishtec, an Irish company set up in 2011.

# talk-talk - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

MEPs approve €5.4m funding to retrain TalkTalk workers
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# Talk Talk

MEPs approve €5.4m funding to retrain TalkTalk workers

Oct 23rd 2012, 10:01 PM 5,910 Views 30 Comments

The European Parliament has approved an application from Ireland for funds to retrain the call centre staff sacked last year.

# talk-talk - Friday 13 January, 2012

Eishtec to create 250 new jobs at Waterford call centre
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Eishtec to create 250 new jobs at Waterford call centre

Jan 13th 2012, 8:33 AM 2,022 Views 9 Comments

Some welcome jobs news for Waterford.

# talk-talk - Monday 17 October, 2011

Ex-TalkTalk workers to begin upskilling programme
# Talk Talk
# Talk Talk

Ex-TalkTalk workers to begin upskilling programme

Oct 17th 2011, 7:30 AM 451 Views 4 Comments

Skillnets has announced a €250,000 investment for the provision of training to former TalkTalk employees in Waterford.

# talk-talk - Monday 10 October, 2011

Government to apply for EU grant for TalkTalk staff
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# Talk Talk

Government to apply for EU grant for TalkTalk staff

Oct 10th 2011, 11:10 AM 276 Views 2 Comments

The European Globalisation Adjustment Fund would help former Waterford Talk Talk staff to retrain and find new work.

The 9 at 9: Monday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Oct 10th 2011, 8:24 AM 2,755 Views 12 Comments

Nine things you need to know this morning…

# talk-talk - Friday 7 October, 2011

The 9 at 9: Friday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Oct 7th 2011, 8:44 AM 1,705 Views 7 Comments

Nine things you should know this morning…

Talk Talk call centre closes in Waterford
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# Talk Talk

Talk Talk call centre closes in Waterford

Oct 7th 2011, 7:48 AM 589 Views 11 Comments

Operations are being moved to different facilities, with the loss of 575 jobs in Waterford.

# talk-talk - Wednesday 14 September, 2011

Call centres rally round with 150 vacancies for laid-off Talk Talk workers
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# Talk Talk

Call centres rally round with 150 vacancies for laid-off Talk Talk workers

Sep 14th 2011, 9:14 AM 643 Views 11 Comments

People in the industry “wanted to help in whatever way they could”, a spokesperson told TheJournal.ie.

# talk-talk - Monday 12 September, 2011

The 9 at 9: Monday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Sep 12th 2011, 8:36 AM 3,897 Views 15 Comments

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Blow to Norris’s re-entry hopes, Hurricane Katia hits Ireland (literally), and proof that Spongebob literally makes you stupid…

Laid-off Talk Talk staff 'had trained the people who took their jobs'
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# Talk Talk

Laid-off Talk Talk staff 'had trained the people who took their jobs'

Sep 12th 2011, 8:03 AM 1,463 Views 7 Comments

Employees in Waterford have told how they travelled abroad to train staff at other centres, who will now be doing their jobs.

# talk-talk - Friday 9 September, 2011

Government clarifies stance on proposed ‘technological university’ for Waterford
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# University

Government clarifies stance on proposed ‘technological university’ for Waterford

Sep 9th 2011, 4:31 PM 1,259 Views 7 Comments

The government says it hasn’t yet decided whether to give a university to the south-east – but that it’s speeding up a review.

# talk-talk - Thursday 8 September, 2011

'It's not about your performance...' The moment Talk Talk staff were told of closure
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# Talk Talk

'It's not about your performance...' The moment Talk Talk staff were told of closure

Sep 8th 2011, 1:13 PM 1,614 Views 22 Comments

Listen: Audio recorded at yesterday’s meeting at the Talk Talk facility in Waterford when management broke the news.

The 9 at 9: Thursday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Sep 8th 2011, 8:33 AM 2,251 Views 6 Comments

Nine things you should know this morning…

Talk Talk closure a 'dark day for Waterford'
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# Talk Talk

Talk Talk closure a 'dark day for Waterford'

Sep 8th 2011, 7:39 AM 751 Views 12 Comments

The IDA’s chief executive says he is “appalled” that Talk Talk is planning on closing the plant in just four weeks.

# talk-talk - Wednesday 7 September, 2011

Take 5: Wednesday
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# Take 5

Take 5: Wednesday

Sep 7th 2011, 4:45 PM 1,313 Views 13 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

575 jobs lost as Talk Talk to close Waterford call centre
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

575 jobs lost as Talk Talk to close Waterford call centre

Sep 7th 2011, 3:14 PM 2,132 Views 23 Comments

The telecoms company announces it will shut its Waterford call centre within a month, with only a handful of possible reassignments.