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Amazon to create over 2,500 jobs in Canada

Multinational technology giant Amazon.com Inc. said on Wednesday it plans to open two new fulfillment centers in Hamilton and Ajax, Ontario. According to the official statement, the move will create over 2,500 jobs in Canada.

Sumegha Kumar, Director at Canadian Customer Fulfillment Operations in Amazon Canada, stated the company is "thrilled to continue expanding operations in Ontario with the newest fulfillment centers in Hamilton and Ajax," adding that the company "had great success with the talented workforce in Ontario, and is looking forward to creating an additional 2,500 full-time jobs with competitive pay and benefits starting on day one."

Over the last ten years, the company spent more than 11 billion Canadian dollars and created jobs for more than 24,000 workers, not just in Amazon but also within the other companies.

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