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    Posted: Jan/02/2009 at 12:31pm
Wow this is sad.
 
It looks like it has not been publically announced yet but internally Microsoft is telling its staff they will be looking at a 17% reduction worldwide starting January 15.
 
And from some accounts thatís around 15,000 employees.
 
http://www.fudzilla.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=11142&Itemid=38
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Bad times... Cry
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote arwendt Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: Jan/05/2009 at 8:45am

Glad most of this will be in Euroee and Africa.

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poor Microsoft, I wonder how much money Bill Gates still has after these terrible times. 
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