Apple CEO Tim Cook has announced that the company will build a new research and development facility in China by the end of this year.
The news of the new research and development facility was announced by the Apple CEO on a recent visit to China.
Apple’s new research and development center will be built by the end of the year, Cook told Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli, one of China’s most senior officials, according to the official Chinese state broadcaster.
The pledge comes after the head of China’s industry and technology regulator in May told Cook he hoped Apple could deepen its cooperation with the country in research and development and stressed information security.
As yet there are no details on exactly where Apple will build this new R&D facility in China, as soon as we get some more details, we will let you guys know.
Source Reuters, Mac Rumors