HTC confirms employee reductions in US division
CNATAIPEI--Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corp. confirmed Saturday media reports that its division in the United States has laid off some of its employees.
September 15, 2013, 12:08 am TWN
Foreign media reports said HTC America has let go as much as 20 percent of its workforce. The company's U.S. arm originally had about 150 employees.
HTC defended the layoffs as a decisive action to streamline management, but it did not reveal how many employees were affected.
Media reports said that about 30 formal employees and contract workers had been laid off.