Microsoft to Cut Thousands of Jobs
Job cuts primarily affect #Microsoft ’s smartphone business and global sales unit. Microsoft is cutting more jobs. The business technology giant said in a regulatory filing on Thursday that it plans to lay off an additional 2,850 workers to the previously announced 1,850 jobs it said it would slash in May. In total, Microsoft will cut 4,700 jobs worldwide by the end of the company’s fiscal year 2017. Microsoft said that the job cuts will mainly target its smartphone hardware business and global sales unit.