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    Finland's Minister of Finance Antti Rinne has said Microsoft has "betrayed" his country. Rinne is angry with the layoffs announced yesterday, 12,500 of are due to Nokia's Devices and Services division, which Microsoft acquired in April. Rinne feels that Microsoft hasn't lived up to the commitment it made when the acquisition was originally announced, according to Finnish business paper Kauppalehti:

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    07-18-2014 12:00 PM
  2. squire777's Avatar
    If it wasn't for Microsoft, a lot more than 12,000 would have been out of a job years ago when Nokia went under.
    07-18-2014 02:15 PM

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