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Dozens of engineers are to be given an immediate pay rise 24 hours after almost 60 stunned colleagues were sacked at a depot on the outskirts of Glasgow.

DUBAI - Samsung Electronics is targeting the Middle East as a major growth market with white goods and air conditioning systems at the forefront of its push.

More than 400 jobs have been axed by administrators running the household appliance retailer Northern Electric.

Richard Fleming, KPMG Corporate Recovery Partner and joint administrator of Northern Retail Limited (trading as Northern Electric) and Shop Electric Limited said:

Financially troubled ShopElectric and Electricworld shops will open today across Ulster to enable customers to reclaim goods.

Hundreds of factory workers involved in a pay dispute are to hold a strike ballot. Staff at Merloni, in Blythe Bridge, will be balloted for strike action on Friday as part of a long-running dispute at the former Creda factory.

Articles recently about Merloni.

MERLONI ELETTRODOMESTICI : Russia and Poland: two new plants
Peterborough (UK), 29th October 2003 - Merloni Elettrodomestici announced in the UK today a project to open a new washing machine plant in Russia and a new refrigerator plant in Poland and to double the capacity of the cooker plant already operating in Lodz, in Poland. The project will cost a total ?100m over three years.

Today UK Whitegood's new domain names will be live securing the domain name around the world.
Northern Electric stores remained shut today as the crisis-hit retailer continues administration talks.

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