MICROSOFT SET TO CREATE 60,000 NEW JOBS IN CANADA
Amazon is occupying a great deal of attention in Canada since Toronto was shortlisted as a potential location for the second headquarters of the company.
Another major tech company Microsoft has made an authoritative plan to invest in the rapidly increasing tech sector. It wishes to have its new headquarters in Toronto; where the construction has begun.
This conglomerate commenced the construction of the landmark facility on September 11th, 2018. It proposes to complete the job in two years. Microsoft also announced that this project will create around 60,000 jobs in a direct or indirect manner in Toronto and also in the country in this time span. Kevin Peesker, President Microsoft Canada, appreciated the tech-related success stories of the nation.
Importance of Canada
Canada has earned a reputation and recognition for being a global leader in technology. The investments made today as well as in the future will ensure that Canada will be a great source of innovation. After relocating the headquarters to Toronto, Microsoft can serve the customers in a better way. Additionally it will also attract top talents to continue its innovation and walk on the path of growth for Canadian customers.
Microsoft will occupy Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce Square alongside Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce itself when the centre is complete. Finally, this Square will have an area of 2.9 million square feet.
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