Nokia pronounced it would postpone handset production during a Chennai plant from Nov 1, citing stop of a services agreement with Microsoft.
The Sriperumbudur trickery was one of a biggest plants globally.The plant was not partial of Microsoft’s $7.2-billion merger of Nokia’s handset business due to a taxation brawl with a Union government. Nokia is also confronting a blurb taxation box with a Tamil Nadu government.
Nokia had progressing settled that a plant would continue to work as a agreement manufacturer for Microsoft.
It also pronounced it was now evaluating options to minimise a impact on existent employees during a Chennai production facility. It will share serve information once sum have been finalised, besides informing all stakeholders, including a Labour Commissioner, of a suspension, a association pronounced in a statement. Nokia had rolled out a intentional retirement intrigue and around 5,000 employees had opted for it.