Tag: Ministry of Labour and Employment

DA formula revised for Central government employees

Considering the inflation, the Government revises the base year off and on, for calculation of dearness allowance (DA). The formula has been changed again,...

Labour Minister interacts with HR heads in a rare event

In a rare event, Union Minister of Labour and Employment Bhupinder Yadav, had an interaction with the HR heads of various sectors across manufacturing,...

Central sphere workers to get a hike in minimum wage

The Ministry of Labour and Employment has announced major revisions in the rate of variable dearness allowances (VDA) for the central sphere workers. The...

Centre’s e-Shram portal sees registration of over 3 crore workers

The Ministry of Labour and Employment announced on October 9, that over 3 crore people from the unorganised sector have registered on the e-Shram...

Labour Ministry ensures more social security via EPFO, ESIC schemes

Ministry of Labour and Employment has introduced more benefits for its employees via schemes run by the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) and the...

Ministry of Labour enables non-refundable advance for EPF members

The Labour Ministry issued a notification on March 29 amending the Employees’ Provident Fund scheme, 1952 to allow EPF subscribers to withdraw non-refundable advance...

Government to release unemployment data in 2 months

The Labour Bureau has been conducting quarterly employment surveys in select labour-intensive and export-oriented sectors.

Labour & Employment Minister meets with CTUO to discuss 12 Point...

The demands raised include issues related to Minimum Wage, price rise, unemployment, mandatory registration of trade unions, Minimum Pension, and so on.

Government working on simplifying labour laws

The existing 15 labour laws will be grouped into four broad categories based on their functionality.

ExxonMobil hikes pay for CEO, CFO, senior VPs

Exxon Mobil Corp XOM.N has decided to raise the base salaries — that make up 10 per cent of overall compensation — of its...

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Teachmint lays off 5% of its workforce

Teachmint, an Indian edtech startup has decided to lay off 45 employees, that is, about five per cent of its total workforce. Without disclosing...

Amazon may let go hundreds in India as it closes verticals

Amazon India is expected to render hundreds of people jobless as it winds up Amazon Distribution, its wholesale e-commerce website. The e-commerce company is...

Marico prepares to hire people with career breaks

Inspired by some real-time stories at Marico, the Company has come up with the Phoenix programme which focuses on giving an opportunity to people...

HealthifyMe cuts 150 jobs amidst recession fears

HealthifyMe, an Indian startup, has laid off 150 of its staff at a time when the world is expecting recession fears. In its statement...

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