Tag: staff

Vistara begins integrating its staff with Air India’s

The merger of Vistara — co-owned by Tata Group and Singapore Airlines — and Air India, which was announced in November 2022, is now...

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...

WazirX layoffs 40% of staff amid global economic slowdown

The Indian crypto exchange platform, WaxirX has joined the league of growing start-ups in the country laying off people in this current global economic...

Why Bizongo empowers staff to create & amend HR policies

Bizongo, a B2B platform for made-to-order products in India has introduced an interesting policy for its over 300-strong workforce. The startup has empowered all...

BSNL staff upset with pay scale & pending promotions

All India Graduate Engineers & Officers Association (AIGEOA), the recognised union of Bharat Sanchar Nigam (BSNL) has written to the chief managing director (CMD)...

“Smile at work or lose 6 months’ salary”: Philippines mayor to...

Aristotle Aguirre, a mayor in the Philippines has passed an order that all civil and local government servants are required to have a smile...

UAE firms considering giving 10% mid-term hike to staff amid inflation

Given the high inflation in the country, combined with fuel prices rising steadily since January 2022, the common man’s pocket in the UAE is...

Twitter cuts 30% of staff in TA department

After momentarily pausing hiring activities this year, Twitter has now further made a call to fire 30 per cent of people as part of...

Air India employee unions knock Bombay HC to stop eviction from...

Post privatisation, Air India had sent letters to its employees in Mumbai, in October and then in May again, asking them to vacate the...

“Return to work or lose job”: Elon Musk warns staff

Elon Musk has reportedly shot off an email to Tesla employees asking them to come back to office, as remote work is no longer...

Laid off Netflix Tudum staff disappointed, angry

A significant number of employees from Netflix’s in-house publication / website, Tudum, was laid off just months after being hired. Tudum primarily promotes Netflix’s...

JP Morgan begins tracking ID swipes of staff

JP Morgan Chase & Co, the American multinational investment bank and financial services company headquartered in New York City, has started tracking the office...

Air India staff refuse to vacate quarters

Despite receiving an eviction notice, the staff of Air India refuse to vacate their Company-provided quarters, saying they wish to stay on in these...

Tata to acquire Ford facility; retain Ford staff at plant

Tata is expected to pump in Rs 2,000 crore into transforming the Ford plant at Sanand, Gujarat, into an electric vehicle (EV) production hub. While...

‘Don’t share anti-government posts’: Tata Institute of Fundamental Research to staff

In a notice dated 13 April,2022 the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) has directed employees of the Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) to...

DA, DR hiked, house building advance interest rate cut for Central...

Over 47 lakh employees and about 68 lakh pensioners will benefit from the hike in dearness allowance (DA) and dearness relief (DR) announced for...

Capcom shares profits with staff, hikes salaries by 30%

Having posted record sales and profits, Capcom, the Japanese video game developer and publisher, is all set to share its good fortune and success...

Chandigarh admin staff to be covered under Central Civil Services rules

While the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has decided to align the service conditions of all employees of the Union Territory (UT) of Chandigarh...

3% DA hike for Central government staff

After being delayed for more than a year and a half, the dearness allowance (DA) for Central government employees is finally being revised. Following...

Odisha government to clear outstanding arrears of staff

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has ordered that the outstanding 20 per cent arrears of the employees of the state government, under the Seventh...

‘Comfort leave’, ‘back to office plan’ for DigiChefs staff

DigiChefs, the Mumbai-based independent high-performance creative agency, recently added two new HR policies to its employee benefits programme. All its 60 employees can now...

Gratuity of staff who damage employer’s property may be forfeited

It has been observed by the Delhi High Court that employers may forfeit the gratuity of employees who have been fired for causing damage...

Companies offering jobs to staff of Lido Learning

Three-year old startup, Lido Learning, which offered online tuitions to school students, has wound up operations. When its employees, shaken by the sudden demand...

Bizongo and Axio complete ESOP buyback programmes for staff

Bizongo, the B2B e-commerce and supply chain enablement platform has completed its first Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) monetisation programme worth $3.7 million. Although...

Trip.com Group adopts global hybrid work model, based on trials, staff...

Starting March 2022, Trip.com, the global travel services provider, is implementing a global hybrid work model, allowing its employees to choose to work remotely...

Weekly salary for staff of IndiaMART

IndiaMart, the Indian B2B ecommerce firm, has decided to pay its employees a weekly salary now. The Company hopes that this will enable its...

How this energy company is championing employee inclusivity & engagement

In today’s competitive business landscape, fostering an inclusive and engaging work environment is not just a feel-good initiative; it’s a strategic imperative. Jakson Green,...

Trident’s Asmita leaves blossom into inclusive workplaces

Forget the tired trope of corporate activism. In the heart of India's textile industry, Trident, a manufacturing company, is quietly weaving a revolution in...
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Engagement is outdated: The future of success lies in ‘employee involvement’

In the ever-evolving landscape of the contemporary workplace, a profound metamorphosis is underway, challenging the conventional emphasis on employee engagement. This paradigm shift posits...
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Tata Steel: Journey through excellence in talent acquisition 

Tata Steel, part of the Tata Group, is a multinational steel-making company headquartered in Mumbai, India. It is one of the world's leading steel...

China’s new approach to work-life balance with unhappy leaves

With an aim to foster a healthier work-life balance for employees, a Chinese company has come up with a refreshing move. The company has...

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Singularity to cut 35% roles

Singularity 6, a Los-Angeles- based game studio, has announced a significant reduction in its workforce, with approximately one third of its staff being laid...

Bharti Airtel v. A.S. Raghavendra: Employee cannot dictate employment terms, employer’s appraisal prevails: SC

The Supreme Court of India has ruled that an employee cannot dictate their employment terms to their employer. In a recent case (M/s Bharti...

Swiggy to support its pet owners with ‘Paw-ternity’

Swiggy, the online food- delivery platform, has announced a new initiative to support its employees in their journey of pet care and adoption. Dubbed...

‘Annual appraisal news in few weeks’: Air India CEO assures staff

In a memo to the employees, Campbell Wilson, CEO, Air India, has informed employees that the counting, auditing, approving and reporting process is on;...

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Data analytics and not technology will redefine HR

Q. How satisfying has been your professional journey of 39 years? A. It has been a bagful of mixed experiences. At times I have been...

EQ, IQ & empathy define the success of a CEO

Q. You spent 16 years at LIC before moving to a corporate role at ICICI Prudential. Now, 22 years on, I am still curious...

“The big change has been that we have moved from jobs to skills,” Amaresh...

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