Three weeks after its IPO, Electricite de France said Thursday it will not replace the departures by 2007 retirement. Information already known, defends EDF.
For EDF, it is only a matter of a "confirmation". For the unions, three weeks after the IPO of the group, it is a "hard blow" and a "change of strategy".
So Thursday, Electricité de France has indicated its count remove 5000 positions by the non-replacement of most retirements by 2007, stressing as soon as these figures were already known. "There is absolutely no new announcement in relation to what was in the performance plan dating from late 2004 Elevation" has said a spokesman of the group. While recalling that the information contained in the "core document" submitted to the Financial Markets Authority (AMF) before the IPO of November 21.