Tag: vaccination

Google’s US employees to get tested before entering office premises

Mandating vaccination for employees earlier, Google will now ask all of its US-based employees, who are entering offices to get a weekly COVID-19 test....

“Get jab by Jan 14 or lose job”: Citigroup to staff

To ensure that its employees get vaccinated, Citigroup, the American investment bank and financial services company has issued an ultimatum to its workforce in...

‘Unvaccinated employees will not receive salary’: Municipal Corporation of Ludhiana

The Municipal Corporation of Ludhiana, Punjab will not be granting salaries to the employees who have not received full vaccination against the COVID-19 virus....

700 fired at Mayo Clinic for not meeting vaccination deadline

Minnesota-based Mayor Clinic fired about 700 employees for not getting vaccinated within the set deadline of January 3, 2022. Of course, those who had...

‘Vaccination mandatory for work passes, PR’: Singapore

Starting February 2022, no new work passes will be approved in Singapore without presenting a COVID-19 vaccination certificate. In other words, work passes will...

‘No vaccine, no salary’: Punjab government to employees

Punjab government has issued a mandate for coronavirus vaccination to its employees. If employees do not upload their vaccination certificates on the Punjab Government...

Germany to make vaccination compulsory for medical, healthcare professionals

Germany is planning to make vaccinations compulsory beginning March 2022. As reported by Reuters, people working in the medical and healthcare field will have to...

Indian employers can check vaccination status of employees on CoWIN

In a bid to make information on inoculation of employees easily accessible for employers, the Union Health Ministry has activated a new service on...

Philippines mandates vaccination for employees returning to office

The Government of Philippines has announced that employees who are rejoining offices need to get vaccinated or undergo frequent testing for the COVID-19 virus. The...

White House allows flexibility to federal contractors to enforce vaccination

On November 1, the White House released new guidance allowing federal contractors flexibility in implementing vaccination requirements for their workforces. Most federal contractors will be...

WestJet, United Airlines to terminate employees who refuse vaccination

Canada-based WestJet and US-based United Airlines have warned their employees of termination if they refuse to get inoculated before the deadline set by them. WestJet...

Apple to ask US staff to report vaccination status by mid-September

To ensure safety as offices reopen, Apple is asking all of its employees in the US to report their vaccination status by mid-September, as...

Will full vaccination be compulsory for employees to return to office?

Given the positive signs in the form of decline in daily number of positive cases and deaths due to COVID in the country, many...

Google to delay ‘return to office’, insists on vaccination

Googlers will have to get themselves inoculated before returning to office. Google’s plan to bring its employees back to office in September has been...

Many employers make vaccination mandatory for employees in the US

With cases of the Delta variant rising in the US, many employers are making it mandatory for their staff to get their shots. Some...

Work-from-office thrice a week for Flipkart staff

Come December, employees of Indian e-commerce firm, Flipkart, will return to office for three days a week. By then, the Company hopes to achieve...

Casio India prioritises staff wellbeing, vaccinates employees and their families

Casio India, the consumer electronics brand, held a free vaccination drive for all its employees and their family members to support the Government’s ongoing...

Companies in the US seek vaccination details of staff

Ahead of implementing ‘return to office’, many organisations are updating their employee records with the vaccination status of the staff. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission...

TresVista announces Rs 10L for family of deceased employee

While most companies are offering financial aid, medical insurance and vaccination to all their employees and their families, TresVista is offering aid to even...

COVID vaccination: Colorbar, Viridian Group, Narayana Health do their bit

Colorbar, the Indian beauty brand, organised a three-day vaccination drive in association with Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi, for its employees and their dependents. The...

Vaccination drive by Samsung, Vistara, Embassy Group, Cars24

Corporates across the country are doing their bit to safeguard their employees and their dependents by facilitating inoculation. Samsung India has organised on-site vaccination camps...

TCS gears up to bring back 25% staff to office

Tata Consultancy Services is reportedly preparing to bring back about 25 per cent of its workforce to office. According to an ET report, the...

Vaccination news: ‘No vaccination, no salary’ says Chattisgarh Tribal Dept

Across India, employers are focussing on ways to get their employees vaccinated. The most extraordinary method, however, was adopted by the Tribal Department in...

Tech Mahindra, Lokmat, CavinKare, MG Motor India offer helping hand

India Inc. is putting its best foot forward to help distressed employees amidst the raging pandemic. Tech Mahindra has launched a covid care centre...

IndiGo rolls out slew of initiatives to support staff and their...

IndiGo, the Indian low-cost carrier, has announced a host of initiatives to support its employees and their families in these trying times. As Raj Raghavan,...

Vaccination status of OYO staff to appear on its app

OYO, the hospitality company, will make the self-reported COVID vaccination status of all the employees of its partner hotels available on its app. The...

Joe Biden urges US employers to allow paid leaves for vaccination

Amidst the second COVID-19 wave that is sweeping across the world, US President Joe Biden has urged companies to allow paid leaves to those...

COVID-19 vaccination at private, public offices w.e.f April 11

Starting Aprill 11, the Government will allow COVID-19 vaccination to be administered at public and private offices, provided there are about a 100 employees...

Staff shortage causes Delta Air Lines to cancel flights

Delta Air Lines had to cancel about 100 flights as it fell short of staff. The Airline has been ferrying over a million passengers...

Pernod Ricard to bear vaccination cost of 3rd party staff and...

Unlike most companies, Pernod Ricard is not just bearing the cost of vaccination for its employees and their immediate family members, but also for...

Odisha govt wants journalists to be considered frontline workers for vaccination

The Government of Odisha has sought the permission of the Health Ministry to include journalists, workers of the electricity and water supply departments, airport...

Ola, Fulcrum Digital, to provide free COVID-19 vaccination to staff

Mobility company, Ola, and IT services and business platform, Fulcrum Digital have announced their intention to sponsor the vaccination of their employees. Ola has extended...

Atos, The Minimalist, Bahwan CyberTek to bear cost of vaccinating staff

India Inc. is doing its bit to ensure that employees and their families are protected from COVID. Atos, the global digital transformation company, with...

Piramal and K Raheja Corp to cover vaccination cost of staff

Piramal Enterprises (PEL) as well as K Raheja Corp have announced that they will cover the cost of COVID-19 vaccination for all their employees. Virtual...

HDFC Bank will reimburse vaccination cost of over 1 lakh employees

HDFC Bank will reimburse the vaccination of its workforce, that is, over 1 lakh employees as well as their immediate dependents. Vinay Razdan, group head...

Reliance to spend Rs 12 lakh + to vaccinate staff

Reliance Industries (RIL) will cover the cost of vaccination for its workforce and their immediate family. The Company will do so at an approximate...

Many corporates willing to bear vaccine cost of staff

Infosys, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) and Accenture India will bear the cost of vaccines for their eligible employees and their family members. Others such...

Amazon tries to get its frontline staff vaccinated on priority, after...

Warehouse workers and data centre employees at Amazon Web Services, US, may be on the line after health workers to receive the earliest possible...

1 cr. frontline workers being identified for 1st dose of vaccine

As soon as the COVID-19 vaccine becomes available, about one crore frontline health workers in 92 per cent government hospitals and 55 per cent...

How coaching leaders through the tumultuous times ahead will make your...

While the last 18 months of the pandemic have been both heart breaking and incredibly challenging, we are about to enter an even more...

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Government staff in Andhra Pradesh unhappy with PRC recommendations

Chief Secretary Sameer Sharma has assured government employees in Andhra Pradesh that they will not face any cut in their salaries post implementation of...

HCL to improve employee lifecycle through ‘Hire to Retire’

HCL Technologies, is looking at a technology makeover in a bid to improve the attrition rate. It is employing artificial intelligence (AI) and machine...

Process-driven approach can slow down decision making

The bigger an organisation, the more the processes and hierarchies there will be within it. During the startup phase, the teams are small, processes...

Aarna Networks to expand, hire highly-skilled techies

Aarna Networks, the software company in the 5G and edge computing application management space, is gearing to expand its engineering team in India by...

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“If CEO is the father of an organisation, CHRO is the mother,” Pankaj Lochan

Q. You have been shuttling between HR and manufacturing roles. Was it a well-thought out strategy or did you just go with the flow...

Binding multi-faceted employees with Titan Values

Titan has different sets of employees for different functions and verticals, ranging from the shopfloor to the retail stores. How do you bring in...