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Airtel to cut workforce in Africa by 15-20% this yr - report

Friday 31 July 2015 | 12:51 CET | News
Airtel plans to reduce its workforce in Africa by 15-20 percent this year, including the departure of 20 senior executives in the region, the Economic Times of India (ET) reported. It has struggled to turn a profit since entering the region in 2010, ET said. Some 700 to 800 of Airtel Africa's tower employees will leave the company over the next six months, and 20 senior executives will depart when their contracts expire.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Airtel / Orange
Countries: Africa
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