The location of Apple's proposed new headquarter has been speculated upon, with North Carolina and Northern Virginia emerging as the two most likely candidates. Officials from the state reportedly pitched locations in Arlington, Fairfax, and Loudoun counties to Apple people.
Tens of thousands of the world's brightest technology developers could be heading to Northern Virginia in the next few years, as two of the world's largest tech companies are said to be considering building their next facilities there.
In January, Apple pledged a $350 billion investment into the USA economy over the next five years, and part of that plan is the opening of a new Apple headquarters. Numerous first new hires at the facility will be call center workers. One source said that Apple would start with 3,000 new jobs, expanding to between 5,000 and 10,000 employees over the long term.
There is certainly something about Northern Virginia that is catching the eye of tech companies, as the area is also among the 20 finalists for the location of the second Amazon headquarters.
Apple has said it is seeking four million square feet to house 20,000 employees for a new campus to go along with its spaceship-like headquarters in California, but CEO Tim Cooklater added that he didn't want to make it a "beauty contest kind of thing", referencing Amazon's very public call for applications for its HQ2. They are hiring approximately 1,000 employees before making and transitioning to a 300-acre campus in the southern part of Research Triangle Park.
According to WRAL's sources, it's "a done deal". They put the investment between $1.5 billion and $2 billion.The legislation announced Thursday would also lengthen the maximum terms for the transformative projects program as well as the state's Job Development Investment Grant program to as much as 40 years total. Where Amazon has been overt with its plans, leading to many public subsidy offers from states, and some protests from local residents, Apple is being far more secretive and has only promised to announce new plans for its future investment in US facilities later this year.
Pack of Seven 'Short Legged Dogs' Kill Oklahoma Woman
The dogs were mostly "standard dachshund and terrier mix" canines, which are typically small and weigh about 40 pounds. He added that they were in the process of getting the autopsy results ready for the District Attorney's Office.
Attempts to Regain Footing? Walmart Inc. (WMT)
It operates through three divisions: Walmart U.S., Walmart International, and SamÂ's Club.The P/E ratio is 25.77. Sessa Capital Im L.P. holds 0.69% of its portfolio in CompX International Inc. for 431,732 shares. (NYSE: WMT ).
Watch today's 'Call of Duty: Black Ops 4' reveal event here
Officially, nearly nothing has been said about the game, except that it's out on October 12 for Xbox One , PlayStation 4, and PC. In fact, this will be the fourteenth consecutive year with a new Call of Duty game, which is truly astounding.
Squads announced for Women's T20 Challenge game
It is our endeavor that women cricketers also got the chance to play on a big platform like IPL. The match will kick start at 2.00 pm and will be telecast live in India and across the world.
Backstreet Boys premiere new single Don't Go Breaking My Heart
But fans of the 1990s boyband need not worry - the group has retained its signature cheesy dance moves and slick choreography. The group - whose last album was 2013's In a World Like This - are now planning to tour their new record around the world.
Mysuru bags Cleanest Medium City Award
If you are wondering which are the "worst-performing cities", in terms of cleanliness, then you have to wait for a while. Hyderabad was ranked India's best capital city for solid waste management by the Swachh Survekshan 2018 survey.
Ocado Teams Up With Kroger: What The Analysts Said
(KR), under which Kroger will use Ocado's technology in the US for grocery and other food-distribution activities. Shares in the group, which listed in 2010, jumped over 50 percent in early Thursday to trade at a record high.