STMicroelectronics: new Italy plant will create around 700 jobs

The logo of electronics and semiconductors manufacturer STMIcroelectronics is seen outside a company building in Montrouge, near Paris, France, July 12, 2022. REUTERS/Sarah Meyssonnier

PARIS, Oct 5 (Reuters) - Technology and semiconductor company STMicroelectronics , said on Wednesday that its plans to build a site in Italy that will create around 700 new jobs.

The European Commission had earlier said it had approved a 292.5 million euro ($292 million) grant for the project.

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Reporting by Sudip Kar-Gupta; editing by Jason Neely

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