- 1 Dec 2020 8:02 AM
- Hungary Matters
The government is supporting the investment, which will create 300 jobs, with a 1 billion forint grant. Service centres like IBM are key to providing jobs for well-trained young workers, and to building a research and development-based economy, Szijjártó said.
IBM’s headcount in Hungary is almost 6,000, while US companies employ 105,000 in total, Szijjártó noted.
Investments during the coronavirus pandemic are key to keeping the Hungarian economy robust so it withstands the crisis, as it did in 2008, Szijjártó said.
MTI Photo: Mátyás Borsos