A concept design of Amazon's new tech hub in Boston.
The announcement is the latest in a handful of major satellite office expansions Amazon has announced, even as executives are still deciding in which region, among 20 finalists, the company will place its second headquarters campus. "Amazon's future here in Vancouver is very bright".
The online retail giant uses its Boston base to focus on developing its digital assistant Alexa, as well as Amazon Web Services and audiobook seller Audible. "Canadians share your passion for invention and your commitment to excellence, and that's why we are excited to see Amazon grow here in Vancouver", Trudeau said.
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh called the expansion "great news" for the city. It was sold in 2013.
On Monday, Amazon disclosed plans to occupy much of a coming office development in downtown Vancouver, B.C., hiring an additional 3,000 employees there from 2022 and making the city one of Amazon's largest technology development outposts.
QuadReal said construction of the entire project will begin in January, 2019, and be completed in mid-2023.
At a news conference with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Monday, the company revealed it's opening a 416,000-square-foot development centre where engineers will work on e-commerce technology, cloud computing and machine learning.
In making a pitch to house the second Amazon North American headquarters, Vancouver sold itself to Amazon as a cheaper alternative for tech workers and, although it acknowledged the high cost of housing, said various actions were under way to deal with the issue.
"Because they (Amazon) know at the current time, Canada may be more friendly to bringing in more immigrants with technical skills to help fill these positions", he said. Dougherty. echoed the prime minister's sentiments, saying, We chose to build and grow in Canada because we recognize the diverse and exceptionally talented workforce here.
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Tottenham striker Harry Kane has warned his Liverpool counterpart Mohamed Salah that the race is on for the Golden Boot. Dele Alli took advantage of Watford's shaky defense and gave Spurs the early lead inside 16 minutes.
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The new, lower-cost iPhone will use an LCD display that's about half the cost of the OLED screen in the iPhone X . The report says that Cover Glass Sensor screens will be lighter and less likely to break when dropped.
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Mary's Hospital for Kensington Palace just hours after giving birth, posing upon her departure with William and their son. "I'm very pleased to lead the House's congratulations on the birth of a third child to this close-knit family".
The EU has threatened to retaliate with duties on iconic American goods such as Harley-Davidson motorcycles and Kentucky bourbon. The US Aluminum Association last week sent a letter asking Trump to grant exemptions to all "responsible" trade partners.
Zinedine Zidane said Iniesta should have won the Ballon d'Or in 2010 after helping Spain win the World Cup. A plethora of players around the world have already paid tribute, and now so has Lionel Messi.
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The first-team AP All American finished his college career by rushing for 2,248 yards in 2017, good for 5th most in BCS history. Not only did the Seahawks select Dickson with their fifth-round selection, they traded up to do so.
Asked about his ovation as he walked along the touchline, Wenger said: "When you're not a danger any more, people love you". Old Trafford has defined Wenger's time in English soccer more than any other visiting stadium.
Immigrant caravan arrives at USA border
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