Tag: Labour Code

Implementation of labour codes postponed

The four labour codes, which were to come into effect on April 1, will now be implemented later, because the state governments have yet...

Labour Code 2020: Should WhatsApp be used to issue salary slips?

In the draft proposal for the new labour codes, which is up on the public domain for feedback, it is proposed that all salary...

Labour Codes 2020: Fixed-term and permanent workers to be at par

The draft order for industrial establishments and mines by the Ministry of Labour proposes that fixed-term employment be treated equal to permanent employment. A...

Labour Code 2020: 8 hours of work per workday

The Government will soon specify the exact working hours in the new labour laws. The Code on Wages was passed in 2019, which mandates...

Labour Code 2020: AITUC objects to 12-hour factory work rule

The draft rules of the Code on Occupational Safety, Health and Working Conditions (OSH&WC) proposes a 12-hour factory work time for workers. However, the...

Max. working hours to be 12 a day and 48 a...

It has been proposed that the maximum working hours in a day be fixed at 12, which will include breaks. This was suggested by...

Labour Codes 2020: Reforms to encourage women to work

The Government has taken various measures to ensure that more women participate in the labour force. These include childcare facilities, increase in paid maternity...

Employing and terminating contractual staff will be easier

The Industrial Relations Code 2019, also called the Labour Code, will soon be introduced in the Parliament for approval. Once approved, it will be...

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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State of transgender job seekers in India

In Maharashtra, a petition was filed by a transgender person seeking the Court to direct the Maharashtra State Electricity Transmission Company (MSETCL), also called...

Federal Bank is looking to hire IT specialists

Federal Bank is looking to hire bright and dynamic youngsters for the role of assistant managers for the specialist role in IT (Scale I). Candidates...

Amazon India’s DSP programme to be truly diverse

Amazon will offer a special grant to enable aspiring entrepreneurs from under-represented communities to join its Delivery Service Partner (DSP) programme in India. This ‘diversity’...

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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