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Because the 28th October deadline for finalizing Elon Musk’s Twitter takeover deal attracts ever nearer, occasions are predictably moving at a breakneck tempo. Twitter is now making an attempt to negate studies {that a} hefty wave of layoffs is imminent.

A couple of days in the past, the Delaware Court docket of Chancery had stayed the trial between Elon Musk and Twitter till 05:00 p.m. on the 28th of October with a view to enable each events to shut the takeover settlement after the CEO of Tesla expressed willingness to stick to the unique phrases, eschewing objections over the quantum of bots that proliferate the social media platform or the safety considerations raised by a high-profile whistleblower.

Yesterday, Washington Put up cited personal interviews and paperwork to report that Elon Musk was planning to put off as a lot as 75 % of Twitter’s workforce, paring the headcount to simply 2,000 workers from the present energy of round 7,500.

Nevertheless, Bloomberg has now come forth to report that Twitter is reassuring its workers that no such mass layoff plans are into consideration. Bloomberg has cited an inner memo by Twitter’s Basic Counsel Sean Edgett through which he notified the social media platform’s workers to count on “tons of public rumors and hypothesis” because the deal nears consummation. The memo goes on to notice:

“We wouldn’t have any affirmation of the customer’s plans following shut and suggest not following rumors or leaked paperwork however relatively look ahead to information from us and the customer straight.”

In different information, the Biden administration is reportedly weighing the position of Elon Musk’s latest ventures, together with the continuing Twitter takeover course of, below a safety assessment. One potential avenue can be for the US Treasury’s Committee on Overseas Funding in the US (CFIUS) to conduct a complete assessment, given the presence of international funding in Musk’s Twitter takeover gambit, together with an fairness pledge from the Saudi Value Al Waleed. In fact, ought to this assessment happen, it could additional complicate a speedy closure of the takeover settlement. Maybe that is precisely what Elon Musk needs. In the meantime, keep tuned for additional updates.