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Google, Facebook extend work-from-home plans

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Google and Facebook have told most employees to keep working from home for the rest of the year as part of a response by the tech giants to the deadly coronavirus pandemic.
Chief executive Sundar Pichai told Google staff at an all – hands meeting that its remote work policy will be extended until 2021 , the Silicon Valley giant confirmed Friday .
Any return to offices was expected to be incremental and staggered , according to the company .
The news came along with US media reports that Facebook is also letting workers tend to their jobs remotely for the rest of this year .
Google employees who need to return to offices will be able to do that in the next month or two , with added safety measures in place due to coronavirus concerns , but most of the staff will continue working from home .
Facebook ’s updated plan is to re – open offices in early July , but let people work from home if they prefer until 2021 , according to reports .

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