Electrolux to Lay Off 3,000 Workers Worldwide

Swedish home appliance giant Electrolux announced on December 15, 2008. that it will lay off 3,000 employees throughout the world during the remaining weeks of this year and in 2009. 

 

Janos Takacs, who heads Electrolux's units in Central and Eastern Europe, said the company will decide in January how many employees it will lay off in Hungary. 

Electrolux employed 4,800 people in Hungary at the end of last year and 57,000 people worldwide. 

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