Amazon.com Inc said on Thursday it plans to open another headquarters in North America and spend more than $5 billion for its construction and operation. The e-commerce company, currently based in Seattle, said it was yet to zero in on a location, but expects to expand the new headquarters to include up to 50,000 high-paying jobs. Amazon said it was seeking proposals from local and state government leaders for the new headquarters. Apple Inc had reportedly spent about $5 billion on its spaceship-shaped headquarters in Cupertino, California. Amazon said its new ...
Amazon plans $5 billion second headquarters in North America
The e-commerce firm is currently based in Seattle
Reuters Last Updated at September 7, 2017 18:56 IST