Facebook launches new Gurugram office

Facebook launches new Gurugram office

The new office in Gurugram was inaugurated by Meta or as it used to be known as Facebook and is now known as Rajeev Chandrashekhar, Minister for Electronics Information Technology and Skill Development Entrepreneurship. This new Gururgram office is one of Meta's largest office spaces and the first standalone facility in Asia.

The new Meta office will host the Centre for Fuelling India's New Economy C-FINE, which will be dedicated to training and skilling India's small business owners, creators, entrepreneurs and local communities in order to leverage the digital transformation underway in the country. In the next three years, we see this office as an opportunity to train 1 crore small businesses and entrepreneurs and 2,50, 000 creators. The office will be open to anyone who is driving change - be it creators, small business owners, entrepreneurs, artists or community leaders. Ajit Mohan, Vice-President, Facebook India Meta Meta said that the company has been working on many India-first products and initiatives, like Reels, Live-Rooms, and Payments on WhatsApp, and C-FINE is the latest addition to that list.

The company said that C-FINE will show the impact of new technologies and will have a dedicated area for demonstrating how technologies like AR and VR can play a transformative role in sectors like education, commerce and healthcare. It will also be able to help community impact programs for women and children, such as safety training for women and children.