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After Google, Facebook tells staff to work from home till mid

After Google, Facebook tells staff to work from home till mid After Google, Facebook tells staff to work from home till mid
Conrad Doyle | 29 August, 2020, 19:29

A company spokeswoman said Facebook will also give employees $1,000 for home office needs.

Despite Google and Facebook making the transition to a more distributed workforce, both have continued to build out their physical workplaces.

"In addition, we are giving employees an additional Dollars 1,000 for home office needs", the spokesperson added, according to The Verge.

As Reuters reports, the social network has chose to extend its work from home policy for employees until July 2021.

In response to Facebook, most of its staff have been working remotely since mid-March, when quarantine orders within the USA first went into impact.

In a statement, the Facebook also said that the tech giant will give its employees an additional United States dollars 1,000 for home office needs, adding that it will continue reopening offices in a restricted capacity where government guidance permits and where virus mitigation has taken place for about two months. Each employee will be offered 1000 Dollars for their home office needs.

Facebook said it will continue to reopen offices in a restricted manner in places where virus mitigation has taken place for about two months, and if permitted under the government's guidance.

Facebook is extending its work from home policy until July 2021 in response to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic. Facebook is broadening its work from home policy until July of one year from now, turning into the most recent tech giant to focus on letting staff work distantly in light of the coronavirus pandemic. Google previously scheduled a January 2021 time to return to its employees' offices. He projected that round 50% of the corporate's workforce may very well be distant within the subsequent 5-10 years. The company had earlier announced the extension of Work from Home by the end of this year.

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