Ubisoft has offered early paychecks and housing in neighbouring nations for its employees in Ukraine following the Russian invasion.
Developer Ubisoft has two studios at the moment located in Ukraine; one on the coast in Odesa close to Moldova, and one in the capital Kyiv. In current tweets they’ve defined how they’ve been monitoring the continued invasion of the nation, and have now acted to supply its employees with help.
— Ubisoft (@Ubisoft) February 25, 2022
“All out thoughts are with our teams and their loved ones in Ukraine. Over the past months, we have been closely monitoring the situation and taken measures to accompany them in the best possible way by helping to protect their safety and providing financial support.”
“In light of the dramatic escalation, we are fully mobilised to continue to provide them with additional assistance. Their safety is our primary concern. Our hearts are also with our players, partners, and all those impacted.”
Ubisoft has claimed to The Loadout, that it has paid wages in advance to all employees, who have been working in Ukraine. Further it claims to have offered alternate lodging in neighbouring nations for these fleeing the warzone.
Ubisoft has a number of places of work in close by nations. The closest to the Kyiv workplace is in Warsaw, Poland. The Odesa workplace has three studios close by in Romania and Bulgaria. Despite the areas relative proximity, it could nonetheless take roughly ten hours to achieve them by automotive.
It is not clear nonetheless, if the places of work are close to its different branches or nearer to the Ukrainian border. Ubisoft additionally holds an workplace in Moscow, Russia nonetheless it is not clear in the meanwhile if and the way Ubisoft intends to help these employees additionally.
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