I just hope that one of those people who are now unemployed do not insert a virus into the banks computer systems when they are in India.
Barclays must be very trusting if they think they can sack people, export their jobs to India and then hire them to train Indians to do their old jobs whilst they are dumped on the dole in Britain.
BARCLAYCARD bosses have sparked anger among 140 workers facing the axe by asking them to fly to India and train their replacements.
The credit card giant is preparing to more than halve the fraud department at its UK headquarters by outsourcing a large part of the operation abroad.
Eight under-threat employees are being offered a two-month secondment to the city of Noida, near New Delhi, to brief those taking over.
However, one disgruntled member of staff, who asked not to be named, fumed: “It’s a bit rich, to be honest.
“If sacking us wasn’t bad enough, they then ask us if we’d like to go to India for a couple of months to help train the people taking our jobs.