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News voice of a generation shuts down amid cuts

A major Paramount division has announced it will shutter MTV News and slash its US workforce by 25 per cent, bringing to an end the iconic music video network's news division that once covered a range of issues from pop culture to politics and became a household name for Generation X and Millennial adolescents.

Spotify to cut six per cent of workforce

Spotify said on Monday that it will cut 6 per cent of its workforce to reduce costs, joining tech companies including Amazon and Microsoft in slashing headcount as the global economy slows.