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SC upholds Employees’ Pension (Amendment) Scheme 2014

The provisions in the Employees’ Pension Amendment (Scheme), 2014, are legal and valid as per the Supreme Court. It has, however, allowed four months’ time...

SEZ norms amended, 50% staff may work from home

Following an amendment in the Special Economic Zones (SEZ) Rules, 2006, provision has been made to allow work from home option to up to...

H-1B visa norms amended, priority for higher wages, skills

The US has amended the H-1B visa selection procedure of deserving candidates with priority being given to candidates who have higher wages and better...

Uttar Pradesh to create 1.1 million jobs by amending policies in...

With millions of migrant workers roaming around without jobs in Uttar Pradesh, the state government is planning to amend the UP Food Processing Policy...

12-hour shift order withdrawn following Allahabad HC notice

The State Government of Uttar Pradesh has had to withdraw the 12-hour shifts order for industrial unit workers, following a notice issued by the...

Amendment in employee service regulations: SEBI

After having maxed the incremental scale  in  the  pre-promotional grade, the date of the next increment in promotional grade shall be one year from the date of promotion.

Government to amend the Payment of Bonus Act

The eligibility limit for payment of bonus to be increased from Rs 10,000 per month to Rs 21,000 per month.

Is Amazon hiring again after letting go 10,000 globally?

It hasn’t been long since Amazon announced its intention to lay off 10,000 from its global workforce. Now, media reports seem to suggest that the...

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Is Amazon hiring again after letting go 10,000 globally?

It hasn’t been long since Amazon announced its intention to lay off 10,000 from its global workforce. Now, media reports seem to suggest that the...

Will wage ceiling for EPFO’s retirement saving scheme be revised?

As per media reports, there is a likelihood of the Government revising the wage limit for the retirement saving scheme of the Employees’ Provident...

MSD India appoints Bhargavi Kakunuri as HR lead, India

MSD, better known as Merck & Co. Inc. has appointed Bhargavi Kakunuri as the human resources lead, India and member of the India Country...

Amazon Black Friday strike: Workers protest across 40 countries, demand better pay

Demanding fair pay and improved working conditions, Amazon workers are set to hold protests across 40 countries. With Black Friday known to be one...

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