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Optus to cut 200 jobs

Tuesday 29 April 2014 | 15:01 CET | News
Australian telecoms services provider Optus expects to cut over 200 jobs in its local operation this week, The Australian Financial Review reports. With this new reduction in the workdorce, the total number of redundancies and job outsourcings since 2012 reaches over 1,700 workers, according to the report. Optus' workforce in the country decreased to 8,686 by the end of December 2013 compared to over 9,700 at end-2011. The report also states that additional cuts could be made depending on a review within the company. Optus is owned by Singapore Telecommunications (SingTel).

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Companies: Optus / SingTel
Countries: Australia
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