Nokia says will reduce as much as 148 jobs in Finland this yr


FILE PHOTO: Headquarters of Finnish telecommunication community firm Nokia are seen in Espoo, Finland July 26, 2018. Lehtikuva/Mikko Stig through Information/File Photograph

HELSINKI (Information) – Finnish community gear maker Nokia will reduce as much as 148 jobs in Finland in 2020 excluding its 5G improvement operations, it mentioned on Tuesday night.

In January, Nokia had mentioned it might reduce as much as 180 jobs in Finland however the quantity got here down following statutory negotiations with its workers.

The corporate introduced earlier this week it had rehired former govt Pekka Lundmark from power group Fortum to interchange Rajeev Suri as its chief govt, in an effort to revive its faltering 5G enterprise.

Reporting by Anne Kauranen