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Sharp to cut around 6,000 jobs: source

Layoffs are part of global restructuring that will cost over 200b yen; firm expects to post 3rd annual loss in 4 years

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JAPAN's loss-making electronics firm Sharp Corp plans to cut around 6,000 jobs, over 10 per cent of its workforce, in a global restructuring that will cost over 200 billion yen (S$2.3 billion), a person familiar with the plan said on Thursday.

The job cuts will include around...

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