Yandex will open a new office in Europe and will start operating in Prague by the end of the year. The staff of the new office will work on adapting the company's products for international markets and supporting European clients.
The staff of the Czech office will work on adapting the company's products for international markets. In addition, support for European customers will be located in Prague.
The new office will be located in a coworking space in the center of Prague, near the embankment of the Vltava River. The workflow will be organized in a hybrid format; at the time of opening, the office provides 20 workplaces.
Now the IT giant has other offices outside of Russia: in Belarus, Kazakhstan, Germany, Switzerland, the Netherlands, China, the United States and Israel.
Earlier, Yandex announced launching a delivery service in Paris. With plans to spend $650 million on e-commerce by the end of 2021, the company currently continues its international expansion, operating in Tel Aviv and several other cities in Israel, in addition to Paris and London.