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Sony axes 10,000 staff

SONY is cutting its workforce by 10,000 (6pc) as part of a restructuring initiated by its new chief executive Kazuo Hirai.

The restructuring has already seen it sell two divisions and drastically scale back its television production plans.

The job cuts would be the latest downsizing in Japan where companies from NEC to Panasonic are cutting costs.


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