Accenture to lay off thousands of employees in India

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Accenture to Lay Off 5% of its Global Workforce; 10,000 to be Fired in India

IT major Accenture is looking to reduce 5% of its global workforce, implying that around 10,000 jobs can be axed from India. As reported by Australian Financial Review (AFR) on August 25, Accenture CEO Julie Sweet stated that 5% of the employees are transitioned out every year, and new people are hired to replace them. However, this year the company is not planning to hire any more, she hinted.

Wed, 26 Aug 2020 - 11:12 PM / by Debanshi Das

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