Intel to open technology centre in Hyderabad

To provide 1,500 jobs initially

By Author  |  Business Bureau  |  Published: 9th Nov 2018  6:08 pm
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Hyderabad: Telangana continues to attract investments into the State. The latest to add to the list is the marquee technology giant Intel which will soon set up its technology development centre in Hyderabad.

A top delegation headed by Nivruti Rai, country head, Intel India, met Telangana IT Minister K T Rama Rao at Camp office in Hyderabad on Friday.

In the meeting, Intel delegation and the Minister talked about the industrial policy of Telangana and the infrastructure of Hyderabad, which encouraged the tech giant to choose Hyderabad to set up their tech centre.

“We are very happy that Intel decided to start a tech center in Hyderabad,” said KT Rama Rao.

The Intel India centre in Hyderabad will provide a major boost to the IT sector in the region. The proposed centre is expected to create 1,500 jobs in its initial stages.

The government of Telangana and Intel delegation had held several meetings which culminated into setting up of the centre in Hyderabad.

The delegation invited Minister K T Rama Rao to attend Intel India’s 20th anniversary scheduled on November 15 in Bengaluru.