- Sep 10, 2008
Remember the extra 5% on ESB charges?
Not just Google: Windfalls for Eircom, AIB and ESB employees · TheJournal.ie10,000 former and current workers with ESB, the states largest electricity provider, will all see a windfall of about 1,282 each under an employee share ownership scheme.
The bumper cheque come out of a 10.5m fund created by exceptional profits earlier in the year, and comes after the supplier paid an average of 3,200 to each member of staff under another profit-sharing scheme.
AIB, meanwhile, is to pay up to 10m in backdated bonuses to 90 of its employees after the High Court ruled against the bank last week. Yesterdays Irish Times said that AIB Capital Markets would be making bonus payments as per the contracts of the workers, pertaining to the businesss performance in 2008.