LONDON Oct 11 Japan's Fujitsu Ltd said
on Tuesday it plans to cut 1,800 jobs in Britain as part of a
transformation programme to realign the firm to make it more
Japanese companies had been vocal in the run-up to Britain's
referendum on EU membership, warning that a vote to leave could
damage jobs and prospects in the country.
The company released a short statement on Tuesday saying the
job cuts were linked to plans to streamline its operations. No
further comment was immediately available.
(Reporting by Kate Holton; editing by Stephen Addison)