Tag: migrant workers

Welspun India to employ over 500 migrant workers

Welspun India, in partnership with the Pravasi Rojgar Yojana, is looking at providing a means of livelihood to 500-600 skilled and unskilled migrant workers...

Indian Railways engages over 12,276 workers in projects across 6 states

The 125-day Garib Kalyan Rozgar Abhiyan has given employment to about 12,276 workers and generated about 10,66,246 man-days of work as on September 25,...

ESI, EPF benefits may extend to migrant workers too

The Parliamentary Panel on Labour has been proposing that the eligibility criteria —in terms of minimum number of employees and wages — for availing...

3 lakh to be trained in 125 days: Skill Ministry

The Prime Minister kicked off a special job programme on June 20, under the Garib Kalyan Rozgar Abhiyan, which aims to provide training to...

Centre to announce Rs 50,000 cr. employment generation drive for migrants

The Centre will be announcing the Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan (GKRA) on June 20, to provide migrant workers with employment and a source of...

Migrant workers to get jobs through Madhya Pradesh’s Rozgar Setu portal  

Around 79 migrant workers have already received employment on the very first day of inauguration of the Rozgar Setu portal. This job portal has...

Assam govt to absorb returning migrant workers 

To accommodate the nearly 1.25 lakh migrant workers who have moved back to the state during the lockdown, the Assam government is relying on...

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...

Hope for labourers in sight, Telangana resumes construction work of R&B...

Roads and Buildings Minister Vemula Prasanth Reddy has ordered that all government construction work across Telangana should be resumed. However, the containment zones have...

Number of migrant employments decreases in the UK

According to the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD), there has been a significant drop in the growth of migrant workers, both EU...

Google employees  protest against mass layoffs

Google, the tech giant, recently fired approximately 12,000 employees in January, which resulted in protests from workers in both the US coasts. The workers...

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Intel implements pay cuts; CEO to take 25% cut

It hasn’t been long since Intel announced the layoff of about 340 people in California. And now, it is reportedly resorting to pay cuts....

Impact of Budget 2023 on HR

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman unveiled the budget for 2023, which is the fifth budget of the Modi government's second term. The newly- announced budget...

Niren Srivastava appointed group CHRO, Motilal Oswal Financial Services

Having begun his professional journey with Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance in 2005, as deputy manager – HR, Niren Srivastava spent two years there before...

3% of global workforce laid off from Workday

Workday Inc., a provider of business software solutions, has announced that it will be cutting 3% of its worldwide workforce due to the current...

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EQ, IQ & empathy define the success of a CEO

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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

Q. In today’s times, what’s more challenging for a CEO like you — profit & business growth, talent & people, diversification, compliance or managing...