Tag: Notice Period

Tesla sued by former staff for mass layoff without 60-day notice

When Tesla decided to lay off about 500 workers at its Nevada Gigafactory, little did it know that the move will actually cause two...

FarEye asks 250 employees to leave

FarEye, the SaaS-based logistics startup, which had a 750-strong workforce, has let go 250 employees across its offices in India, North America and Europe...

How to keep productivity high during notice period

It is natural for employees to disconnect from work when they are on their notice period. “Why should I bother? I am anyway about...

Serve notice period & avoid paying GST

Employees who quit their job without serving the notice period may have to pay goods and services tax (GST) on the notice pay —the...

Leaving job without serving notice period? Pay 18% GST on recovered...

Henceforth, employees who quitting the job without serving the notice period will have to pay 18 per cent goods and services (GST) tax on...

15 days’ notice for lay offs, 60 for retrenchment

Ministry of Labour and Employment has put forward the draft rules for the Industrial Relations Code, wherein it has suggested that industrial establishments should...

ICICI Bank slashes notice period by two months upon requests

ICICI Bank has issued a notice to a few of its employees reducing their notice period from 90 days to 30 days The new...

Hexaware fires 800, faces legal notice

Mumba-headquartered information technology (IT) firm, Hexaware Technologies, has laid off about 200 and 600 members of its staff at its Pune and Mumbai offices,...

AI pilots want to resign without notice period

The pilots’ union of the state-owned airlines, has requested Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri, in a written statement, to allow the pilots to...

Why probationary clause is hopelessly outdated

Every offer letter tells a story and that forms the first impression in the minds of potential employees, which stays forever. In the letter...

Yes Bank reduces notice period to 30 days

The new rule has come into effect from November 1, 2017.

Notice period for senior pilots increased from 6 months to 1...

During the notice period, neither shall the pilots refuse to undertake the flight duties assigned to them nor shall the employer deprive them of their legitimate rights and privileges with respect to the assignment of duties.

Salary deducted for unserved notice period not taxable: ITAT

Only salary received would be taxable, and not portions, which were deducted by a company for not serving a notice period.

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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ISS group to increase workforce by at least 25%

Expecting growth in the India business in the near future, ISS A/S (ISS Group) is planning to enhance its workforce by 25 to 30...

Netflix gets Madhumitha Venkataraman as head of D&I, India

After the recent appointment of Rohit Suri as the head of talent, India at Netflix, the Company has now hired Madhumitha Venkataraman as its...

Over a million jobs available for the taking in Canada

Canada’s unemployment rate has fallen to 5.1 per cent and there are more jobs on offer that in the past. In fact, the ratio...

Axis Securities’ in-house first-line responders to drive mental wellness agenda

Axis Securities — a part of the Axis Bank Group — has taken some significant steps to address the mental-wellness concerns amongst employees. Soonu...

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“Being good to everyone is being unjust to performers,” Mathew Job, CEO, Crompton

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