SPOTLIGHT: Alcatel-Lucent begins job cuts in France

Alcatel-Lucent will cut 1468 jobs in France over the next two years as part of its plan to eliminate 12,500 workers worldwide. France accounts for about 15 percent of Alcatel-Lucent's workforce. It's unclear how many cuts are going to come out of North America, where about 29 percent of the company's workforce is located. Article