Yahoo Cutting 20 Percent Of French Staff, Developers Bear The Brunt (paidContent.org via Yahoo! Finance)

Tuesday, January 20th, 2009

Yahoo is cutting about 52 staff from its 251-strong French operation under the group-wide reductions announced from the company’s Sunnyvale HQ in October. Engineering staff are taking a big hit from the restructure as Yahoo’s French sites carry proportionally engineers than other locations, the company told AFP: “The category of engineers is the most affected by the cuts at the global level … …

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