Type
Closure
Country
France
Region
D├ępartements d\'Outre-Mer;
Location of affected unit(s)
Tahiti
Sector
Hotel / Restaurants
Accommodation And Food Service Activities
Accommodation
55.1 - Hotels and similar accommodation

105 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
7 August 2012
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date
30 November 2012

Description

French hotel and resort group Accord has announced to close the Sofitel Tahiti Maeva Beach (105 employees) on the island of Tahiti (French Polynesia) by the end of November. Of the 105 employees affected, 12 will retire early, while the remaining 93 people will be dismissed.

The management explained its decision by the drop in touristic activity in the area.


Sources

Citation

Eurofound (2012), Sofitel Maeva Beach, Closure in France, factsheet number 74058, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/74058.