MTN to lay off half of 850 S.African managers

by Reuters 4 views0

MTN’s FY revenue boosted by Nigerian unit Severe fuel shortages in Nigeria hit the services of Africa's largest mobile telecoms operator

The mobile operator said on Thursday, well below the number of job cuts predicted by union officials.

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South Africa’s Solidarity union, which largely represents skilled workers, said in August MTN had plans to lay off 850 managers. After years of robust growth, [DATA MTN:MTN] is facing increased competition both at home and abroad.