Tag: Sikkim

Minimum wage in Sikkim hiked to Rs 500

The new rates would be effective from July 11, 2022, and the labourers will be given arrears The Government of Sikkim has hiked minimum wage...

Sikkim, Karnataka, offer cashless medical scheme for government staff

Sikkim Chief Minister Prem Singh Tamang (Golay) officially launched the Su-Swastha Yojana under the aegis of the Health and Family Welfare Department, Government of...

200 journalists to be vaccinated in special drive in Sikkim

Recognising the journalists of the state as frontline workers, the Government of Sikkim is organising a special vaccination drive on May 19. Under this...

Sikkim drops five-day week for state government employees

The Government in Sikkim has decided to do away with the practice of a five-day work week for staff of government and public-sector units....

Job cuts at CNN, affected staff to be informed soon

A ‘gut punch’ is what Chris Licht, CEO, CNN rightly described the announcement of layoff plans as. Licht recently sent a memo to the...

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Karnataka Skill Connect Portal launched; to create 10 million jobs

The Karnataka Skill Development Corporation (KSDC), in association with the Karnataka Digital Economy Mission (KDEM), has launched the Karnataka Skill Connect Portal (KSCP), an...

‘Cannot force employee to be part of excesses’: French court to employer

An employee, called Mr T, who worked for a Paris-based consultancy firm, Cubik Partners, had to drag his employer to court for being called...

Outshiny India to provide 1000+ jobs in next 2 years

Outshiny India, a Bangalore-based manufacturing company, has announced its plans to inaugurate two more factories in Hosur, Tamil Nadu and Channapatna, Karnataka. The move is aimed...

In the age of specialists, how important are transferable skills?

Transferable skills, also known as ‘core skills’ or ‘soft skills’, are developed by people over time. These skills not only add versatility to an...

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EQ, IQ & empathy define the success of a CEO

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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...