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  • BlackBerry gone sour, slashing 4,500 jobs     Monday, 23 Sep 2013 | 7:17 AM ET

    Roger Cheng, CNET executive editor, provides his perspective on the troubled smartphone maker as the stock got slammed on Friday after the company issued a warning and announced job cuts.

  • Layoffs at Chesapeake Energy rattle employees Thursday, 12 Sep 2013 | 10:15 PM ET
    Chesapeake Energy

    Chesapeake Energy has been laying off employees as it moves ahead with a company-wide reorganization.

  • Cisco CEO on earnings beat and layoffs     Thursday, 15 Aug 2013 | 8:38 AM ET

    John Chambers, Cisco Systems CEO & chairman, discusses the tech giant's fourth quarter results and reduction in its work force.

  • Greece to fire thousands more public workers Thursday, 18 Jul 2013 | 3:32 AM ET
    Demonstrators protest against the Greek Government, July 17, 2013 in front of the parliament as lawmakers prepared to vote on a controversial new austerity package.

    Greece's shaky coalition government scraped through a vote on Wednesday on a bill to sack public sector workers as thousands chanting anti-austerity slogans protested.

  • Challenger Report: Job Cuts Decline     Thursday, 6 Jun 2013 | 7:34 AM ET

    John Challenger, Challenger, Gray & Christmas CEO, shares his latest read on employment and who's hiring and who's firing, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Zynga Gets Zinged     Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    The gaming site plans to layoff 18 percent of its workforce and shut several offices. Dan Primack, Fortune senior editor, and Arik Hesseldahl, senior editor, All Things Digital, discuss what Zynga needs to do to make more money.

  • Rio Tinto Aims to Cut Almost Half of UK Jobs Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 11:35 PM ET

    Mining group Rio Tinto plans to almost halve the size of its London head office, cutting more than 200 jobs as it tries to slash more than $5 billion in costs by the end of next year.

  • Challenger Report: Nearly 50,000 Jobs Slashed     Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 7:31 AM ET

    John Challenger, CEO of Challenger, Gray & Christmas, breaks down the latest results on job cuts last month.

  • Google to Cut 1,200 Jobs at Motorola Mobility Friday, 8 Mar 2013 | 1:46 AM ET

    Google's Motorola Mobility unit is to shed another 1,200 jobs as the smartphone maker tries to return to profitability, Google said on Friday.

  • Banking Blues: Job Cuts Rise in February Thursday, 7 Mar 2013 | 7:40 AM ET
    A job seeker searches for opportunities at an Illinois Employment and Training Center.

    Planned layoffs rose for the second month in a row in February as the financial sector cut the most employees in over a year, a report showed on Thursday.

  • Greece Faces Review of Bailout Performance Sunday, 3 Mar 2013 | 6:12 AM ET

    Officials from the European Union and the International Monetary Fund return to Athens on Sunday to assess Greece's performance under a bailout plan.

  • Boeing's 787 on its test flight

    Boeing will cut hundreds of jobs at a South Carolina plant that makes 787 Dreamliners, but the move has nothing to do with the recent grounding of the troubled jetliner.

  • Toddlers to Teachers Face Pain From Budget Cuts Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 4:27 AM ET

    The White House issued more dire warnings about the harm the cuts will do to Americans, breaking down the loss of jobs and services to each of the states.

  • Barclays Investment Bank Cutting Jobs: Source Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 2:46 AM ET
    Antony Jenkins, chief executive officer of Barclays.

    Barclays is nearing the completion of a raft of job cuts at its investment bank as part of its new chief executive's plan to streamline operations and cut costs, a person familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.

  • Bewkes: Earnings, Dividends & Potential Layoffs     Wednesday, 6 Feb 2013 | 11:45 AM ET

    Jeffrey Bewkes, Chairman & CEO of Time Warner, breaks down the company's fourth quarter numbers, weighs in on news of possible layoffs and the sale of its Time Warner Center in New York City.

  • Knight Capital Group to Cut Workforce by 5 Percent Tuesday, 5 Feb 2013 | 6:28 AM ET

    Knight Capital Group, which recently agreed to be bought for $1.4 billion by Getco Holding Co, will lay off 5 percent of its global workforce as part of efforts to restructure the automated trading firm, according to a regulatory filing released on Monday.

  • Beijing's Central Business District

    Chinese investment banks are carrying out their biggest layoffs and bonus cuts since the financial crisis as they brace for further profit declines, hit by an ongoing drought in initial public offerings in China that started in September.

  • Faber Report: Morgan Stanley Cuts Jobs     Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 10:04 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber reports on continuing downsizing on Wall Street, and Dish Network's unsolicited takeover bid for Clearwire.

  • Things are getting serious at the Magic Kingdom: Disney started an internal cost-cutting review and is mulling layoffs.

  • US Planned Layoffs Fall in December Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 7:33 AM ET

    Planned layoffs at U.S. firms fell in December for the first time in four months, while the overall job-cut total in 2012 was the lowest since 1997, a report showed on Thursday.