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Preparations to deal with Corona / 45 thousand employees, Facebook will give 6 months bonus, small businesses from 30 countries will be given financial help

  • The infection of Kovid-19 is spreading rapidly worldwide, which has now taken the form of an epidemic.

Moneybhaskar.com

Mar 18,2020 11:30:07 AM IST

new Delhi. The infection of Kovid-19 is spreading rapidly worldwide, which has now taken the form of an epidemic. In order to avoid this, many companies have advised their staff to work from home. Facebook also has about 45,000 full-time employees working from home. The company has announced a bonus of 74,000 rupees to help these employees work from home. However, Facebook also has contract based employees.

Announcement in internal note sent to staff

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced this in a note sent to his staff. Along with this, Facebook has announced the facility of providing cash and credit facility of Rs 7,41 crore to about 30 thousand small businessmen from 30 countries to help small businesses affected by Corona virus. Explain that due to Corona virus, its annual software developers conference was also canceled.

Workday will also give two weeks extra salary to employees

However, apart from Facebook, other tech companies are also giving bonus to the staff. Recently, a software company named Work Day also announced that it would give an additional salary bonus of two weeks to the staff.

More than 7,500 people have died so far

The Corona virus has infected more than 1,85,000 people worldwide. Due to this, more than 7,500 people have died so far. According to the Ministry of Health, the total number of corona virus infections in India has now risen to 147. There have been three deaths due to corona in India so far. All three were elderly and had recently come from abroad or had come in contact with a person from abroad.

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