Microsoft will allow its employees in the United States to work remotely until at least January 19, 2021, against the background of the situation with the spread of coronavirus in the country. This was reported by CNN.
The representative of the company noted that the management monitors the situation with the pandemic at the local level in each region, country and state where the company’s employees work. If necessary, Microsoft will continue to adjust the dates of going to work in the office.
On July 27, it was reported that employees of the US Corporation Google will continue to work remotely until July 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Almost all of the company’s 200,000 employees in India, Brazil, the United States, the United Kingdom and other countries will continue to work from home.
At the end of May, Rospotrebnadzor urged employers not to rush with the transfer of employees from home work mode to the office and, if possible, to keep the deletion as long as possible.
Many employers have moved their employees to remote work mode if possible due to the spread of the coronavirus. Izvestia was told by the top-50 giant companies that even after the situation stabilizes, they intend to keep some of their staff working remotely.