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Huawei invests 60 million dollars in the construction of a technology park in Angola

Huawei Angola will invest 60 million dollars in the construction of an official park, for training and sharing experience on the most advanced new technologies.

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The investment was discussed this Thursday at the meeting that Huawei's director in Angola, Chu Xiaoxin, held with the vice-president of Angola, Bornito de Sousa.

Speaking after the hearing, Chu Xiaoxin said that the park will be built next year, and integrates the components of staff training and experience sharing.

"We will train the Angolan talents, according to have the education center, we will accompany with our partners and customers for the innovation of new technologies, and then we have an experience center, we will bring the most advanced and new technologies to Angolan society," explained the head of the Chinese multinational.

According to Chu Xiaoxin, the total investment is more than 60 million dollars and its inauguration and commissioning is scheduled for December next year, to train more than 1500 partners or engineers.

Chu Xiaoxin pointed out that at the meeting, besides addressing the company's operations in Angola, he also informed the donation and contribution efforts of Huawei, in the area of social responsibility.

"Especially some donations of technological equipment to the Angolan society and how our businesses were affected by the pandemic. But we have all the confidence to follow the development efforts of the Angolan Government", he stressed.

Last week, the multinational signed a memorandum of understanding with the Angolan Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the field of training talent in information and communication technologies (ICT).

The company plans to provide 500 hours of ICT training to 50 public employees to learn the latest technologies in the industry and 3000 hours of Huawei certification training for ICT-related employees.

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