Microsoft's $3.2B Cloud & AI Investment in Australia

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Microsoft is making its biggest investment in Australia, spending $3.2 billion on expanding its AI infrastructure and cloud computing capabilities.

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The investment will boost Microsoft's computing capabilities in Australia by 250%.

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The company will also work with Australian officials to strengthen the country's cybersecurity apparatus.

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Microsoft plans to support the training of 300,000 Australians in key skills for success in the digital economy.

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The announcement coincided with Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese's visit to the U.S., where technology advancements were expected to be discussed.

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Albanese praised Microsoft's initiative as a major investment in the skills and workers of the future in Australia.

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Shares of Microsoft rose by 0.8% following the announcement, and the company's stock has seen significant growth this year.

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This investment highlights Microsoft's commitment to expanding its presence and capabilities in the Australian market.

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