Google to invest $10bn in India, as it becomes investment destination

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Google to invest $10bn in India, as it becomes investment destination in pandemic

Technology Company, “Google” has said it plans to invest 10 billion dollars in India in the coming years, as reports revealed that the country is most favourable destination amid the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

This was made known in a report made available to the Newsmen by the Indian High Commission on Friday in Abuja.

According to the report, Google will be investing the 10 billion dollars in infrastructure and equity investments, as Silicon Valley companies jostle for a position in one of the world’s fastest-growing internet markets.

It said that Sundar Pichai, the Chief Executive at Google and its parent company, Alphabet, announced the scheme after speaking with India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi .

It notedd that Modi described the conversation with the technology giant as “extremely fruitful”, discussing new working practices during the Coronavirus pandemic as well as security and safety online.

Pichai at an online event said: “this is a reflection…



Source: Vanguard Newspaper