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Microsoft to build data centre, invest in digital skills in Greece

Monday 5 October 2020 | 12:53 CET | News
Microsoft announced new plans to invest in Greece, at an event with Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis and other members of the government at the Acropolis museum. This includes plans to build a Microsoft data centre in the country in order to deliver its cloud services and to provide support for digital skills training over the next five years. 

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