Google plans to shrink Motorola’s operations in Asia by exiting unprofitable markets, abandoning low-end devices and focusing on a few models instead of dozens. Photo: John Gress/Reuters

Google warns of more cuts at Motorola

Google Inc. said planned job cuts at its Motorola Mobility mobile phone unit will cost about $340 million (around Rs.1,770 crore today) in severance and other costs in the third quarter and it warned of further restructuring that may result in “significant” charges.