Microsoft will go on a hiring spree in China, the company's chief in that country said today.
Speaking to reporters, Microsoft's Greater China chief, Ralph Haupter, said his company plans to hire 1,000 new workers in China across research and development; marketing and services; and sales. Microsoft currently employs about 4,500 people across China.
Reuters, which was in attendance at the announcement, was first to report the news.
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