July 28, 2020

Google employees to work remotely until summer 2021

Source: Breave (Daniel Krupka) 

The Gist

The announcement comes after the number of coronavirus cases continues to grow around the world. 

The List

  • A memo to all Google employees by CEO Sundar Pichai gives all employees around the world the green light to work from home until July 2021. 
  • Experts highlight that this announcement shows that Google believes the coronavirus pandemic will still be around for some time to come. 
  • Facebook and Twitter are also allowing some employees to work from home indefinitely. 
  • Google's new policy applies to all of its 200 000+ employees around the world. 

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