GE to open new global operations center

|By:, SA News Editor

General Electric (GE +0.4%) will open its new U.S. global operations center in Cincinnati. The company estimates the facility to be fully operational by 2017.

The new center will create 1,400 new professional positions, and ultimately employ up to 2,000 people.

Reports have suggested that GE will receive tax credits, property tax abatements and other incentives for the newly located facility.