Apple announced on Wednesday that they are pledging $350 billion to the US economy for the next five years to accelerate investment and job creation.
The Cupertino-based company is announcing today a new set of investments that will build on their commitment to support the US economy and its workforce. These include direct employment, collaboration with Apple’s domestic manufacturers and suppliers, as well as acceleration of the fast-growing digital app economy. The company is already proud to have created and supported more than 2 million jobs for Americans since its foundation.
“Apple is a success story that could only have happened in America, and we are proud to build on our long history of support for the US economy,” said Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO. “We believe deeply in the power of American ingenuity, and we are focusing our investments in areas where we can have a direct impact on job creation and job preparedness. We have a deep sense of responsibility to give… (read more)