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Ericsson Italia to cut 400 jobs after Wind-Tre contract loss

Tuesday 7 February 2017 | 15:05 CET | News
Ericsson has officially launched the process to lay off 400 of its workers in Italy by the end of May, reports Reuters. The announcement was made during a meeting with trade unions, with an unnamed source indicating that the company's decision to further reduce its local workforce was mainly prompted by the fact ZTE was awarded the EUR 1 billion contract to build and upgrade the mobile network of the newly-created joint venture between 3 Italia and Wind. Ericsson subsequently confirmed that during its meeting with unions it "communicated the need to adapt operations to current business

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: 3 Italia / Wind / ZTE
Countries: Italy
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