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Uber trims a quarter of its India workforce, lays off 600 employees
Uber India on Tuesday announced it was laying off 600 of its employees – a fourth of its total headcount of 2,400 in the country – across customer & driver support, business development, legal, finance, policy and marketing verticals. The retrenched employees would be paid 10 to 12 weeks of salary, besides medical insurance coverage for the next six months and outplacement support, the company said. Read more...

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First Published: May 26 2020 | 2:16 PM IST

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