Amazon CEO Andy Jassy confirmed layoffs are coming. Jassy announced that more than 18000 employees will be impacted by layoffs, including many from India. Past reports hinted that Amazon could fire nearly 1000 employees in India across various departments

The company will communicate with impacted employees after Jan 18. Amazon has sent an email to impacted employees informing them that they have been laid off.  In the same email, the company has promised to offer 5 months of severance pay

    

Amazon starts layoffs in India and informs fired employees through email, promises 5 months pay

WHAT?

Amazon CEO Andy Jassy confirmed layoffs are coming. Jassy announced that more than 18000 employees will be impacted by layoffs, including many from India.

WHO?

Past reports hinted that Amazon could fire nearly 1000 employees in India across various departments. Among the laid-off employees are both freshers and experienced employees.

WHEN?

In last week’s blog post, Jassy confirmed the company will communicate with impacted employees after January 18.

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Amazon has sent an email to impacted employees informing them that they have been laid off. The email, our sources confirm, asks the employee to meet the leadership team on a specified date to get more clarity on the situation. In the same email, the company promised to offer 5 months of severance pay