The Facebook spokesperson issued a statement saying, "After the health guidelines issued by the government and mutual agreement between the company, we have allowed all our employees to work from home".
However, Facebook will simultaneously start reopening offices wherever the government policies permit and and "where virus mitigation has taken place for about two months". Currently, Facebook has decided not to open offices in the U.S. and Latin America by the end of this year. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said in an interview to The Verge in March that the company could offer half the employees a chance to work permanently from home over the next five to 10 years. While some office workers who could not do work from home were unpaid.
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As Reuters reports, the social network has made a decision to extend its work from home policy for employees until July 2021. Not only this, but the help of Rs 75000 will also be given to his team from Facebook so that they can make preparations related to office work at home. The social media giant which last month told employees that many will work from home until July 2021 at the earliest. The office has room for around 3,000 employees based on typical occupancy rates before the pandemic, though it's unclear how new social distancing requirements could affect that.
"To give employees the ability to plan ahead, we are extending our global voluntary work from home option through June 30, 2021, for roles that don't need to be in the office", Google CEO Sundar Pichai had said in an email to employees. Facebook has been operating several offices in India for the past few years. On Monday, the company said it leased 730,000 square feet in New York's James A. Farley Building, a former post office that spans a full city block.