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Nokia Siemens to close, sell more German sites - report

Monday 10 December 2012 | 10:54 CET | News
Nokia Siemens Networks could close or sell additional sites in Germany in 2013, according to internal documents seen by 'Wirtschaftswoche'. This is on top of the closure of its site in Bruchsal and a service subsidiary. According to the information seen by the paper, the Berlin site, with 1,000 workers, is most at risk of closure. Of these 1,000 workers, around 800 work for the optical networks and Business Support Systems (BSS) divisions. Nokia Siemens Networks has recently agreed to sell its optical networks unit to Marlin Equity Partners, and its BSS division to Redknee.

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