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Facebook’s new office will bring nearly 1000 jobs for Londoners

Facebook’s new office will bring nearly 1000 jobs for Londoners

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Facebook will create nearly 1000 new jobs as it opens a new office in the capital today. By the end of next year, Facebook’s total UK workforce will be more than 2,300-increasing by over 50 per cent. More than half of the people working in the new site will focus on engineering, which makes it Facebook’s biggest engineering hub outside the US. The offices in Rathbone Place, just off Oxford Street, will also be home to LDN_LAB, a scheme helping accelerate startups’ development through a three-month programme. With over 1 million people unemployed in the UK, it is a good news for Londoners -especially for graduates and young tech startups. Everyone say hi to the new Facebook London HQ! We're in Rathbone Square now, near Tottenham Court Road <3 pic.twitter.com/xeE0k5QoNP — Pa
Facebook to run an “incubator” programme for young start-ups in new London office

Facebook to run an “incubator” programme for young start-ups in new London office

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Doors are open for tech start-ups focusing on building communities, at Facebook's new swanky office in London. This is the first time the company has planned to run an "incubator" to foster young businesses. The LDN_LAB programme will offer training and mentorship for a period of 12 weeks. The applications to apply opened on Monday. Chapter 1 of the programme begins on 19 February 2018. Facebook has promised to benefit the start-ups in a range of ways including expert training, business advice and networking. Up to 5 members of a team will be offered to join Facebook's new office space in London's Rathbone Square, near Oxford Street. The Vice President for Facebook Europe, Middle East and Asia, Nicola Mendelsohn, said: "Facebook is more committed than ever to the UK and is supporting ...