• Amazon says it received 238 headquarter proposals

    27 days ago - By MobileSyrup

    North America is hungry for a slice of the Amazon pie. According to Amazon, it received 238 proposals from “cities and regions in 54 states, provinces, districts and territories across North America” for the chance to host the company's second North American headquarters.” We received 238 proposals from across North America for HQ2. The team is excited to review each of them! pic.twitter.com/F1KAHyfSzp - Amazon News October 23, 2017 A number of Canadian cities were involved in the bidding process, including Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary and Halifax. While political officials and business...
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  • Puerto Rico is competing for Amazon's $5 billion headquarters in an underdog bid

    Puerto Rico is competing for Amazon's $5 billion headquarters in an underdog bid

    27 days ago - By Business Insider

    Ceiba, Puerto Rico submitted a bid for Amazon's second headquarters, even though most of the island is still without electricity.
    Winning HQ2 would be unlikely for Puerto Rico,= due to transportation and infrastructure challenges.
    However, the island would benefit economically if Amazon chose it as the location for HQ2.
    Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico. Four weeks after the storm, roughly 80% of the island is still without power.
    But that isn't stopping the US commonwealth from seeking one of the largest civic- corporate opportunities in modern American history: Amazon's second...
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  • IT'S OFFICIAL: 238 cities are duking it out to be the site of Amazon's new $5 billion headquarters

    IT'S OFFICIAL: 238 cities are duking it out to be the site of Amazon's new $5 billion headquarters

    27 days ago - By Business Insider

    Amazon put out a call for cities to propose sites for their new HQ2.
    It received proposals from 238 cities across the North America.
    The winning city will be announced next year.
    The numbers are in, and they're a doozy.
    Amazon says it has received 238 proposals from cities wanting to host the company's new headquarters.
    Proposals came from 54 states, provinces, and districts.
    All US states except Arkansas, Hawaii, Montana, New Hampshire, Wyoming, and North and South Dakota submitted bids. Provinces and territories in Canada and Mexico also submitted bids that will be considered.
    The...
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  • Amazon receives 238 proposals for its second headquarters

    Amazon receives 238 proposals for its second headquarters

    27 days ago - By Reuters

    Amazon.com Inc has received 238 proposals from cities and regions across North America for where it should open its second headquarters, it said on Monday.
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