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Amazon shortlists 20 cities, including Toronto, for second headquarters

10 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

Amazon.com Inc has short-listed 20 cities and regions, including Canada's Toronto, for the construction of a second headquarters that it says will generate 50,000 new, high-paying jobs in a $5 billion investment.
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Amazon Narrows List of HQ2 Locations to 20 Cities

10 monthes ago   |   By Android Headlines

Amazon announced last year, that it was looking for a location to build its second North American headquarters. Since that announcement, officials in many cities have been pulling out all of the stops to get Amazon to their city. Today, the online retailer announced that it has narrowed the list down to 20 potential cities for HQ2. These cities include Atlanta, GA; Austin, TX; Boston, MA; Chicago, IL; Columbus, OH; Dallas, TX; Denver, CO; Indianapolis, IN; Los Angeles, CA; Miami, FL; Montgomery County, MD; Nashville, TN; Newark, NJ; New York City; Northern Virginia, VA; Philadelphia, PA...
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Amazon narrows list of 'HQ2' candidates to 20

10 monthes ago   |   By Phys.org

Amazon said Thursday it had narrowed to 20 its options for a second headquarters for the sprawling technology and lifestyle company headed by Jeff Bezos, the world's richest individual.
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Amazon has narrowed its hunt for HQ2 down to 20 cities - here are the perks its new employees could get

Amazon has narrowed its hunt for HQ2 down to 20 cities - here are the perks its new employees could get

10 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Amazon has narrowed its search for a second US headquarters location, dubbed HQ2, down to 20 cities.
The company has said that new offices will provide up to 50,000 jobs.
Current Amazon employees receive perks like health and disability insurance, company stock, and paid leave, and it's likely the workers at HQ2 will, as well.
Nearly 240 US cities submitted bids to be the site of Amazon's new headquarters, dubbed HQ2 .
Now, the company has announced that it has narrowed the applicant pool down to just 20 cities , and Amazon will announce its decision by the end of 2018. Cities still under...
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20 cities are still in the running to become home to Amazon's HQ2

20 cities are still in the running to become home to Amazon's HQ2

10 monthes ago   |   By Digital Trends

The hunt for Amazon's second headquarters has reached a new fever pitch now that the company has unveiled the 20 finalists still in consideration to become the online retailer's new home.
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Amazon just revealed the top 20 contenders for its new headquarters - here's the complete list

Amazon just revealed the top 20 contenders for its new headquarters - here's the complete list

10 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Amazon has narrowed its search for the site of its next headquarters, dubbed HQ2, to 20 cities.
The list of candidates include Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, and Columbus, Ohio.
The company said it will make a final decision this year.
Amazon has waded through 238 proposals from cities across the US eager to become the home of its new headquarters, HQ2.
Today, the company announced that it has reduced the list to 20 finalists , which included Atlanta, Dallas, Washington D.C., and New York City.
In the next few months, Amazon will be working with these locations to...
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These are the 20 cities where Amazon's next HQ could be located

These are the 20 cities where Amazon's next HQ could be located

10 monthes ago   |   By Android Central

Chicago, Indianapolis, Los Angeles, and NYC are among the contenders.
After taking over most of Seattle, Amazon announced plans in early September last year for building a second headquarters that's being referred to as HQ2. Although a final location has still yet to be determined, we're now one step closer to this with Amazon's shortlist of 20 potential candidates.
When Amazon initially announced HQ2, it said that the new location would have to have over 1 million residents and be within a 45-mile range to an international airport. The 20 cities that have been chosen all meet those...
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Amazon Chooses 20 Finalists for Second Headquarters

10 monthes ago   |   By NY Times

The list released Thursday leaned toward cities in the Midwest and on the East Coast, and away from the tech-saturated hubs of the West Coast.
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Amazon just dropped a major hint on where it wants its new headquarters to be

Amazon just dropped a major hint on where it wants its new headquarters to be

10 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

On Thursday, Amazon announced its short list of the 20 cities in the running for HQ2 on Thursday.
Three different locations surrounding Washington, DC appeared on the list.
This indicates that Amazon may have selected DC as its ideal HQ2 location, but that doesn't mean incentives couldn't swing it somewhere else.
Amazon announced its short list of locations for its new HQ2, but it didn't narrow it down much.
In line with expectations, the list has spots like Austin, Boston, New York City, and Raleigh, North Carolina.
One surprise on the list was its focus on the Washington, DC region...
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Toronto is the only Canadian city on Amazon's North American HQ top 20 list

Toronto is the only Canadian city on Amazon's North American HQ top 20 list

10 monthes ago   |   By MobileSyrup

Global e-commerce giant Amazon has released its list of the top 20 cities in the running for the company's second North American headquarters. Unsurprisingly, the majority of the cities on the list are American. In fact, 19 cities are American, with a single exception: Toronto, Ontario. The inclusion of Toronto isn't entirely surprising, as previous reports from analysts outside of Amazon suggested that the city would certainly be a contender. In November 2017, Bert Sperling's BestPlaces city ranking website hypothesized that Toronto ranked 15 on a list of 64 cities that were most likely...
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Amazon narrows list of candidate cities for HQ2 to 20

10 monthes ago   |   By ZDnet

The technology giant has whittled 238 proposals down to just 20 finalists, including Pittsburgh, Miami, Denver and Nashville.
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Amazon picks 20 finalist cities for its next major HQ

10 monthes ago   |   By Engadget

After poring through 238 applications in the US, Canada and Mexico, Amazon has narrowed the list of cities for its next major headquarters to 20 candidates. Most of the centers picked by the Seattle-based company for its "HQ2," like Boston, New York...
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Amazon announces 20 finalist cities for its second headquarters

Amazon announces 20 finalist cities for its second headquarters

10 monthes ago   |   By The Verge

Amazon has narrowed the search for its second headquarters down to 20 cities, which it intends to work with to make a final pick by the end of 2018. The finalists are: Atlanta, Georgia; Austin, Texas; Boston, Massachusetts; Chicago, Illinois; Columbus, Ohio; Dallas, Texas; Denver, Colorado; Indianapolis, Indiana; Los Angeles, California; Miami, Florida; Montgomery County, Maryland; Nashville, Tennessee; Newark, New Jersey; New York City, New York; Northern Virginia, Virginia; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Raleigh, North Carolina; Toronto, Ontario, and Washington...
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Amazon HQ2 list is officially down to these 20 cities - CNET

10 monthes ago   |   By CNET

The retailer expects to make its final decision this year from the candidates.
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Amazon reveals the 20 cities that could be the home of its next headquarters

Amazon reveals the 20 cities that could be the home of its next headquarters

10 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Amazon has narrowed its search for the site of its next headquarters, dubbed HQ2, to 20 cities.
The list of candidates include Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, and Columbus, Ohio.
The company said it will make a final decision this year.
Amazon has revealed 20 cities that could be the next home of its second North American headquarters, dubbed HQ2 .
The candidates, selected out of 238 applicants, will move to the next round of Amazon's selection process, the company said Thursday. Amazon will make a final decision on the site of its next headquarters this year.
The list of...
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Amazon shortlists 20 cities for second headquarters

10 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

Amazon.com Inc has short-listed 20 cities, including one in Canada, to build its second headquarters after reviewing 238 proposals and expects to make a decision this year, it said on Thursday.
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Amazon reveals top 20 city candidates for its second HQ

Amazon reveals top 20 city candidates for its second HQ

10 monthes ago   |   By TechCrunch

Amazon has reviewed the proposals from potential candidate cities for its second North American headquarters location, and it found 20 of those the most promising. The mayors of these top 20 cities will now fight to the death in a Battle Royale-style island arena... er wait, no actually they'll just move on the next portion of Amazon's submission phase, which includes...
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