9000 to lose jobs as economic turmoil hits HP

October 9, 2008 • Top Stories

hp_CEO.jpgHP is cutting 9,300 jobs worldwide, the company announced on Wednesday.
UK alone is set to lose over 3000 jobs which media reports have described as the biggest thus far in UK IT jobs history.
The rest of the worldwide cutback that will in Europe, Middle East and Africa region.

According to a company statement, the cuts are part of those it warned in September that it was going to make. “Where possible we will redeploy impacted individuals,” the statement concluded.
A spokesperson for HP said no further statement would be forthcoming at this time.

By Reporter

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