New Delhi: Facebook has asked its 48,000 employees to work at home by July 2021. Facebook has said that all employees buy office essentials to work at home, for this they will be given an additional $ 1,000. Facebook previously allowed its employees to work from home by the end of 2020.
On Thursday, a Facebook spokesperson was quoted as saying that, based on the decisions taken from our internal discussions about these matters, along with the guidance of health and government experts, we allow employees to continue working from home until July 2021 Are giving In addition, we are giving an additional $ 1,000 to employees. With which the items of office needs can be purchased at home.
With the Kovid-19 pandemic not likely to decline very soon, Google said last month that it would allow its 2 lakh employees to work from home by the middle of next year.
Google CEO Sundar Pichai said in an email to employees that to give employees the ability to plan ahead, we plan to do our global voluntary work by June 30, 2021. Google previously scheduled a January 2021 time to return to its employees' offices.
At the same time, Twitter has allowed its employees to work "forever" from home, which employees can do if they want. In May, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg prepared a detailed remote-working plan to work from home by 2030.