KOMPAS.com – Amid fears of the outbreak of the corona virus, a number of technology companies like Facebook asked its employees to work from home, reduce the risk of transmission.
Lately, the social media giant reportedly gives the added bonus of 1,000 US dollars or equivalent to Rp 15 million to each of his employees, amounted to about 45 thousand people in the whole world.
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The news of the granting of bonuses was revealed for all the employees of Facebook from an internal memo, CEO of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg posted, on Tuesday (17/3/2020).
Bonuses will be buy to the needs of employees who work from home, work, equipment and the cost of childcare, as compiled KompasTekno from Cnet, Thursday (19/3/2020).
Although the bonus is only valid for permanent employees, but Facebook said that the company will reimburse the cost (refund), issued by the contract employees at the work and the needs of the child as Care of the day.
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COO of Facebook Sheryl Sandberg said that the company will also be affected poured funds in the amount of 100 million US-dollar (Usd 1.5 billion) to support small businesses in 30 countries by the corona virus.
To dampen earlier, in order the spread of the corona virus, Facebook announce a number of events, annual meeting, regularly held, such as the international Marketing summit and the Facebook button is the F8.