Microsoft is preparing for mass layoffs 2016-05-26 10:17:24

Microsoft has decided to reduce its staff by 1,800 employees to optimize the work of the department, which produces smartphones. The corporation will pay about $200 million in severance. It is worth noting, that the company has already fired 3000 people over the last 3 years and closed several research centres. The optimization plan will be completed in summer 2017. The new policy will allow Microsoft to significantly reduce future costs.

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