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Grim scenes as Blackberry cuts 2,000 jobs

July 26th, 2011 - 12:12 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 26 (IANS) There were grim scenes at the BlackBerry headquarters at Waterloo near here Monday after the most famous Canadian company axed 2,000 jobs - about 11 percent ... Read more...

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Milwaukee Teachers Decide To Fight For Viagra Coverage

August 9th, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 9, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): With the district facing hard times due to the current financial crunch that has resulted in downsizing the strength of its members, the Milwaukee ... Read more...

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Microsoft proceeds with layoff plans

May 6th, 2009 - 8:21 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, May 6 (DPA) Microsoft has sent layoff notices to more than 3,000 workers, almost completing plans announced in January to fire some 5,000 workers, the company said Tuesday. Microsoft had already ... Read more...

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No free tea or coffee for staff at IBM offices from May 1

April 14th, 2009 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 14 (ANI): IBM worldwide has begun cost cuts in order to battle the effects of the global financial crisis and will scrap office amenities such as tea and coffee, and ... Read more...

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California Governor Schwarzenegger orders mass layoffs

February 18th, 2009 - 6:47 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Feb 18 (DPA) California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger issued 20,000 layoff notices and halted work on the state's remaining 276 public projects as intransigent Republican lawmakers continued to stonewall efforts to ... Read more...

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20,000 job cuts in California

February 17th, 2009 - 3:00 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
On Tuesday, 20,000 state workers will be notified and their jobs may be eliminated, a spokesman for Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger said. Due up on the brink of running out of cash.The announcement ... Read more...

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