Tag: ESIC

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State Bank of India (SBI) is looking for specialist cadre officers across India. The last date for applying online is February 25. The written...

Govt offers relief on ESIC contribution, may do so for EPFO...

As many manufacturing units have been forced to shut down their operations, the Indian government has decided to extend a helping hand to India...

Labour Codes: Free annual medical check-up for staff via ESIC

The new labour codes will allow employers to get their staff’s annual medical check-up done through the Employees’ State Insurance Corporation —for the employees...

50% wages for up to 3 months as unemployment relief

Atal Beemit Vyakti Kalyan Yojana or ABVKY, which was introduced in 2018, for a trial period of two years, has now been extended till...

Unemployment benefit: 50% of 3 months’ salary for 4 mn workers

About four million industrial workers will now get 50 per cent of their three months’ average salary as unemployment benefit. The union government has...

NSO releases report on new subscribers to ESIC schemes

The National Statistical Office (NSO) released a report on payroll data, of new subscribers to the various social-security schemes run by the retirement fund...

ESIC increases confinement expenses to Rs 7500

The Employees’ State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) has hiked the confinement expenses amount given to pregnant women, by about 50 per cent. The amount, which...

For the very first time, gig workers may be eligible for...

State-run social security and health insurance scheme for Indian workers, the Employees’ State Insurance Corporation (ESIC), may soon be providing insurance benefits to eligible...

Industrial workers to take home higher salaries, ESIC contribution lowered

With effect from 1 July, approx. four crore industrial and other workers earning up to Rs 21,000 every month, will enjoy raised take-home salaries....

Opportunities for stenos and UDC in ESIC

The online application process for recruitment of more than a 1000 stenographers and upper division clerks(UDC) is underway at the Employee State Insurance (ESIC)...

Employees’ ESIC contribution rate to be reduced to 1%, DA of...

The Central Government is considering reducing the Employees' State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) contribution rate to one percent for employees and four per cent for...

Your unclaimed provident funds can suddenly turn lucrative

EPF pensioners will be able to avail medical facilities from a network of more than 1,400 dispensaries and 150 hospitals under ESIC.

Why a coaching culture and not any other culture?

“Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,”...

200 R&D employees of Microsoft asked to leave

Close on the heels of laying off 1800 employees as part of a restructuring exercise, Microsoft has reportedly laid off 200 more. This time, it...

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Ramendrajit Sen bids farewell to HPE after 9-year tenure

After almost a decade’s successful tenure at Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), Ramendrajit Sen, VP-HR, global head of HR for computer business, has called it...

Flipkart to train artisans, PwDs to grow business via e-commerce, create jobs

Flipkart, the Indian e-commerce marketplace, has signed an agreement with the district administration of Varanasi, Government of Uttar Pradesh, to enable national market access...

Capgemini’s Camie Shelmire takes charge as CPO at Brillio  

Brillio, a digital transformation solutions provider has announced the appointment of Camie Shelmire as chief people officer with immediate effect. Shelmire will be responsible...

Skill India to upskill 75,000 workers in NDMC via RPL programme

The National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), knowledge partner of the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE), has launched a project to recognise the...

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“The big change has been that we have moved from jobs to skills,” Amaresh...

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“Being good to everyone is being unjust to performers,” Mathew Job, CEO, Crompton

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“A CEO needs to acknowledge the silent majority who create the company’s fortunes” S...

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