The US firm Amazon is hiring around 500 people, mainly IT and human resources specialists, for a corporate centre that it has just opened in Prague’s Dejvice district. The internet retailer is also continuing to recruit staff for a warehouse it has built at Dobrovíz in Central Bohemia. Dozens of managers for the Dobrovíz centre are currently undergoing training in the United States. The ceremonial opening of the Dejvice office building was attended by the Czech prime minister, Bohuslav Sobotka, and Amazon’s vice president for Europe, Roy Perticucci.
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