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Amazon creates 10,000 new jobs across Europe in 2015

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Amazon created 10,000 new jobs at the company across Europe in 2015, with plans to create several thousand more new jobs across the region in 2016. It currently has over 40,000 employees across Europe. The 10,000 new permanent roles added in 2015 is the most Amazon has created in a single year in Europe and a 50 percent increase over 2014. In 2016, it will expand its European Fulfilment Network, increase EU-based R&D, and build new infrastructure to support its growing cloud-computing business, among other programmes. Amazon has invested more than EUR 15 billion since 2010 on infrastructure

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Companies: Amazon
Countries: Europe
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