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Flipkart modifies increment policy; links payouts to merit

In an endeavour to check attrition, Flipkart has decided to alter its pay hike policy. Instead of yearly increments, it will now grant increments...

Goa increases minimum wages by Rs 100, VDA by Rs 105

Despite trade unions in Goa not approving the minimum wage revision, the Labour Department has hiked the minimum wages in the State for all...

Wipro employees will get increments based only on upskilling & reskilling

In future, employees’ increments at Wipro will be based on upskilling and reskilling. The company will no longer hire people with a 30 per...

Britain witnesses rail strikes over inadequate pay, work conditions

In Britain, members of the National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers (RMT) are prepping for a strike yet again on 2 June...

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...

How this energy company is championing employee inclusivity & engagement

In today’s competitive business landscape, fostering an inclusive and engaging work environment is not just a feel-good initiative; it’s a strategic imperative. Jakson Green,...

Trident’s Asmita leaves blossom into inclusive workplaces

Forget the tired trope of corporate activism. In the heart of India's textile industry, Trident, a manufacturing company, is quietly weaving a revolution in...
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Engagement is outdated: The future of success lies in ‘employee involvement’

In the ever-evolving landscape of the contemporary workplace, a profound metamorphosis is underway, challenging the conventional emphasis on employee engagement. This paradigm shift posits...
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Tata Steel: Journey through excellence in talent acquisition 

Tata Steel, part of the Tata Group, is a multinational steel-making company headquartered in Mumbai, India. It is one of the world's leading steel...

Nike lets go 740 from Oregan HQ to cut costs

Sportswear firm, Nike is all set to reduce staff strength at its Oregon headquarters by 740. This is part of a cost-cutting exercise because...

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Tesla faces speculation over potential layoffs amidst internal struggles

Tesla has become the centre of attention as speculations mount regarding the possibility of significant layoffs within the company. Reports stemming from Gigafactory Texas...

Allcargo: Propelling tomorrow’s logistics mavericks with the t2v framework

The world of logistics is a high-octane arena where agility and innovation are the lifeblood of success. In this cutthroat landscape, talent isn’t a...

Singapore introduces flexible work guidelines

In Singapore, fresh measures are on the horizon for workers, as they gain the right to request four-day work weeks, increased work-from-home opportunities, and...

Kerala IT firms opt for long tests over traditional hiring methods

Discarding conventional hiring methods, information technology (IT) firms in Kerala are going for tests suited to the modern digital era, to gauge the suitability...

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