Nokia Reduces Severity of Job Cuts
Nokia has said that it will now cut only 500 workers from its Finland facilities, rather than the 800 originally planned. The cuts will occur at three different locations, including its Espoo headquarters.
Motorola's Chicago Office to Lose 500 Jobs
Aug 14, 2015
Motorola has revealed the depth of job cuts being made at its Chicago headquarters and they run quite deep. The firm will eliminate 500 positions, or about 25% of its staff, as its parent firm, Lenovo, restructures amidst weak sales.
Microsoft to Cut 1,850 Smartphone Workers
May 25, 2016
Microsoft today said it plans to further streamline its smartphone business, an action that includes job cuts and restructuring charges. The company plans to cut 1,350 jobs from its facilities in Finland, as well as another 500 jobs globally.
Microsoft to Close Nokia Finnish Phone Production Site
Aug 21, 2015
Microsoft today confirmed it plans to fully close a facility in Salo, Finland, that was formerly used to create and produce mobile phones. Microsoft will leave the Nokia facilities in Espoo and Tampere open, but plans to cut about 2,300 jobs in Finland in total.
Qualcomm to Cut 1,300 Jobs in San Diego
Sep 18, 2015
Qualcomm on Thursday sent termination notices to about 1,300 workers at its San Diego headquarters. The company gave affected workers 60-days notice, listing Nov.