Companies lay off staff due to economic difficulties created by the COVID-19 pandemic

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    Grab to lay off 360 people, or about 5% of its employees
    June 15, 2020
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    All bets are off as Hertz pulls plan to issue $500 million in new stock
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    Sonos will lay off 12 percent of its workforce due to COVID-19
    It plans to close its New York retail store and six satellite offices
    June 24, 2020

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    1,000 jobs to go at German aircraft engine firm
    July 6, 2020
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    Microsoft lays off under 1000 employees at the start of the new financial year
    July 17, 2020
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    Vox Media Lays Off 6% of Staff After Sharp Revenue Drop-Off Amid Pandemic
    July 16, 2020
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    LinkedIn laying off nearly 1,000 amid hiring slowdown
    July 21, 2020
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    Gogo is cutting 14% of its jobs
    July 30, 2020
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    Booking.com aims to lay off 25% of its workforce
    August 4, 2020
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    Aussie jobs go as Accenture sacks at least 25,000 staff globally
    August 25, 2020
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    Google’s Waze lays off 5 percent of its workforce, closes offices in Asia and Latin America
    The Google-owned navigation company is seeing drops in advertising revenue as a result of the pandemic
    September 9, 2020

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    The 10 Biggest Tech Layoffs In 2020 (So Far)
    A large number of tech workers have been laid off in 2020 due in large part to the impact of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic
    October 7, 2020

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    2. Hitachi Vantara
    3. Datto
    4. ConnectWise
    5. Cognizant
    6. NetApp
    7. Deloitte
    8. Accenture
    9. AT&T
    10. Office Depot
    
     
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    Cathay Pacific to cut thousands of jobs, close subsidiary airline
    October 21, 2020
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    Finland's national carrier cuts over 10% of workforce
    October 20, 2020
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    Disney to lay off 32,000 workers in 2021
    November 26, 2020
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    Sacramento turns COVID layoffs into a cyber training opportunity
    December 11, 2020
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    Cisco confirms layoffs of 3500 employees since pandemic start
    December 21, 2020
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    Dropbox to layoff 11% of workforce, COO to step down
    January 12, 2021
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