Amazon to invest USD 700 mln on US employee retraining programme

Thursday 11 July 2019 | 15:46 CET | News
Amazon has announced a commitment to spend USD 700 million on providing upskilling training programmes for a third of its US workforce by 2025. The aim is to help employees move into highly skilled technical and non-technical roles across the company's corporate offices, tech hubs, fulfillment centres, retail stores and transportation network, said Amazon. The 'Upskilling 2025' pledge follows the company's decision to increase the minimum wage of its US workers to USD 15 an hour.

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Companies: Amazon
Countries: United States
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