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BP to cut 10,000 jobs

Tue, 09/06/2020

BP is to cut 10,000 jobs in the wake of the economic slowdown caused by the coronavirus pandemic. The oil company says that most of the jobs lost will be office-based roles and represent about 15% of the workforce. BP’s chief executive officer Bernard Looney wrote to staff saying that BP was ‘spending much, much more than we make’.