- Oct 26, 2006
Varadkar attacked by IBM in job losses row | BreakingNews.ieTechnology giant IBM tonight attacked a senior Opposition politician in a row over the loss of up to 190 jobs at one of its Dublin plants.
The multinational confirmed workers at Mulhuddart were in redundancy consultations as a result of its shifting server manufacturing to China.
But a spokesman accused Fine Gael energy spokesman Leo Varadkar of political posturing over the lay-offs after he said it would devastate his Dublin West constituency.
He is being unfair and inaccurate, said the IBM spokesman.
Its political manoeuvring really from someone who has never visited the IBM technology campus.
IBM to shed 190 jobs in Dublin and more talk of job losses at Shannon. LV was caught out on this.