Type
Business expansion
Country
France
Region
Location of affected unit(s)
Sophia Antipolis, Paris
Sector
Information / Communication
Computer Programming, Consultancy And Related Activities
Computer Programming, Consultancy And Related Activities
62.09 - Other information technology and computer service activities

100 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
21 September 2018
Employment effect (start)
1 January 2018
Foreseen end date
31 December 2019

Description

Chinese multinational telecommunications equipment producer Huawei has announced plans to create 100 positions by 2018 including 15 in its R&D centre at Sopjia-Antipolis (Var). Huawei employs currently 1,000 employees in France. It is the largest Chinese employer in France. The group has recruited 100 employees in 2010 and 120 in 2011.  It has announced the recruitment of 650 employees in 2014. 


Sources

Citation

Eurofound (2018), Huawei, Business expansion in France, factsheet number 95534, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/95534.