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Capcom shares profits with staff, hikes salaries by 30%

Having posted record sales and profits, Capcom, the Japanese video game developer and publisher, is all set to share its good fortune and success...

Rajasthan hikes Angadwadi workers’ salaries by 20%

On February 23, during a budget speech, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot announced a 20 per cent increase in mandays of honorarium workers employed...

After Uttar Pradesh, now Uttarakhand also hikes DA

Ahead of the polls, the Uttrakhand government has increased the dearness allowance (DA) of state government employees by three per cent. With this, the...

UP govt. hikes DA by 3% for employees

After the Central government increased the dearness allowance (DA) of its employees, the Uttar Pradesh government has also announced an increase in DA by...

Punjab govt. regularises jobs of 36000, hikes minimum wages

The Punjab government has decided to regularise employment for 36,000 contractual, ad hoc, temporary and daily-wage workers. The cabinet has approved the decision ahead...

Delhi hikes minimum wages for skilled, unskilled and semi-skilled workers

There is good news for the unskilled, semi-skilled and unskilled workers of Delhi. The State government has hiked the minimum wages of unskilled workers...

PNC Bank hikes minimum wage to $18 per hour

PNC Bank has joined the list of American banks and financial services firms that have been hiking the minimum wages in an attempt to...

Bihar government hikes DA by 11%

Employees and pensioners of Bihar government will now receive 28 per cent dearness allowance (DA) instead of 17 per cent. This hike will come...

Wipro to end WFH starting Sept., give hikes to junior staff

Come September, Wipro hopes to have all its employees working from office. Of course, the implementation of ‘return to office’ will differ from country...

Mindtree to hire more, offer hikes

Despite the pandemic, Mindtree managed to take on more than 3,400 people in the quarter ending June 2021. With lucrative deals in the pipeline,...

DXC aims for transparency, regularisation of hikes, more hiring

DXC Technology, the American IT services company, will focus on regularising increments and will also expand its India team further in 2021. The focus is...

15-40% hikes, promotions, ESOPS for ZingHR staff

ZingHR, the HR cloud-tech company, has offered Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs) to 30 per cent of its workforce, increments of 15 to 40...

Teachers across the country protest against non-payment of salaries

In Gujarat, over 7,000 teachers in about 350 grant-in-aid colleges of the state are yet to receive their salary cheques for the month of...

2.8 lakh Cognizant employees to get hike

Cognizant has revealed plans to provide merit-based increments to employees, as its revenues have exceeded expectations in the third quarter. The bonuses will, therefore,...

Hikes for employees of Mindtree, hiring to continue

Mindtree, the Indian multinational IT company, will give salary increments, as per industry standards, to its employees, with effect from January. The second quarter...

Infosys bags big deals; gives increments, promotions, special bonus to staff

Infosys has given its employees many reasons to celebrate ahead of the festive season. It is not only giving them promotions, but increments and...

Niyo staff get salary hikes, bonuses, ESOPs amidst pandemic

Niyo, the Indian digital banking fintech has offered its employees 10 to 12 per cent salary increments, along with bonuses and employee stock ownership...

No taxes on ration money allowance and risk, hardship allowances: 7th...

As per the 7th Pay Commission recommendations, the Government will soon clear all pending dues for the central government employees and also give salary...

Employee strikes in European countries

On January 25, 2023, at Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER), all passenger flights were canceled as airport staff walked out because of a dispute over...

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Transgender employment and quotas: Delhi HC seeks Centre’s stance

The Delhi High Court has requested a response from the Indian government regarding a petition that calls for the employment of transgender individuals and...

Godrej announces plans to hire 800-1000 employees in 2023

Godrej Properties, a leading real estate developer, has announced plans to hire 800-1,000 employees in 2023 as part of its robust land acquisition pipeline....

IIM-Rohtak Placement 2023: 16.7% increase in the annual CTC

The Indian Institute of Management in Rohtak (IIM-R) has completed the job placement process for its two-year post-graduate program and has seen a remarkable...

‘Employer cannot impose COVID-19 vaccination’: Delhi HC

Much to the relief of a government school lecturer, the Delhi High Court ruled that no employer can force an employee to get vaccinated...

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