Tag: Overtime

Krispy Kreme to pay over $1.1 million in back wages

About 516 workers of Krispy Kreme will receive over $1.1 million in back wages and damages. Federal investigations have brought to light what has...

Are Twitter employees overworked?

A picture of a Twitter employee sleeping in a sleeping bag on the floor of the office has gone viral, suggesting that Twitter staff...

Chinese company celebrates overtime, causes online outrage

Just when China is working to ease the stressful 996 work culture, the Inspur Group, has gone and put up banners promoting, encouraging and...

Labour Codes: Capping of allowances at 50%

According to the new wage code, basic pay should account for 50 per cent of employees' cost-to-company or CTC. The allowances given to employees,...

Karnataka to keep shops, businesses open 24×7, to generate jobs

Government of Karnataka has decided that for the next three years it will allow all shops and commercial establishments to remain open 24x7 all...

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...

70% Indian workers experience high stress at least once a week

Seven in 10 Indian workers admit to experiencing stress at work at least once a week, according to a study by Always Designing for...

Amazon employee complains about working hours, gets fired

Vijay Gopal, the 31-year-old founder of the Forum Against Corruption (FAC) was allegedly fired after he raised his voice against Amazon Development Centre, Hyderabad,...

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...

$5.7 million overtime compensation for ex-Cognizant staff

American multinational information technology giant, Cognizant, will be paying $5.7 million to compensate its former employees who had alleged that they had been underpaid...

Rajasthan factory workers to work 12 hours a day

When  India is into its second phase of the lockdown, factories and manufacturing facilities are gearing up to resume activities in a phased manner....

A day off for 10 hours of overtime for Govt employees...

The Kerala government has decided to offer a day off to the government employees to compensate for 10 hours or more of overtime every...

No overtime for employees without their consent

The Labour and Employment Minister Santosh Kumar Gangwar proposed a Bill in the Lok Sabha, which states that all organisations will have to obtain...

Should white-collared employees be paid overtime?

Since the output of white-collared employees cannot be accurately measured, the solution lies in mutual respect and understanding between employers and employees.

SBI to recover overtime pay from staff of associate banks

Over 70,000 employees who were part of SBI, will be impacted by the compensation review.

Working overtime: No cash but time off in return

With the new bill, backed solely by the Republicans, workers will have to forego the extra bucks they could have earned working overtime

Taiwan employers to pay for overtime work assigned over instant messaging...

The arbitration determined that employees must be compensated for work assigned on LINE or Whatsapp, outside regular work hours

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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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...

ASHA workers protest in Bengaluru, demand timely salary, incentives

On 30 November, 2022, the Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHA), who work in Bengaluru Urban limits, held a protest to draw attention to their...

Aurobindo Pharma collaborates with IMT Hyderabad to offer leadership programme

Aurobindo Pharma, an integrated global pharmaceutical company headquartered in Hyderabad, India, has signed an exclusive MoU with IMT Hyderabad to offer a custom-designed Certified...

1500 TN education staff not paid salary for 2 months

In the month of October, after creating the new posts of district education officer (DEO) for primary, secondary and private schools, staff such as...

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

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