Tag: wages

Amazon to hike hourly wages by up to $3, step up...

The online shopping giant, which already pays new hires at least $15 an hour, said it will start increasing pay between 50 cents an...

Smart watches detect 250 ghost employees in Chandigarh MCD

After making marking of biometric attendance mandatory for staff of the Chandigarh Municipal Corporation in November, 2019, the municipal commissioner had ordered salary cuts...

Labour Codes 2020: Fixed-term and permanent workers to be at par

The draft order for industrial establishments and mines by the Ministry of Labour proposes that fixed-term employment be treated equal to permanent employment. A...

Vandalism at Wistron plant, thousands of iPhones stolen by agitated workers

Wistron’s iPhone-manufacturing plant in Kolar, Karnataka, witnessed violence on December 12, when more than a 1000 disgruntled workers, angry over non-payment of salary and...

#MakeAmazonPay trends as workers demand better wages

Black Friday brought in huge profits for the billionaire, Jeff Bezos, CEO, Amazon, but also sparked a movement that united warehouse workers, environmental activists...

Private organisations cannot be forced to pay full wages: SC

The Supreme Court, on June 4, stopped the Government from taking any ‘coercive action’ against private companies who were unable to pay full wages...

Singapore experiencing worst recession, highest unemployment rate in over 10 years

Ever since the global financial crisis in 2009, the unemployment rate in Singapore has not been this high. The first quarter saw the rate...

AEPC seeks stimulus package from Govt, as apparel exports sector stares...

While the apparel exporting industry managed to pay all the workers in the industry their wages for March, it finds itself unable to pay...

Good news for Central-Government employees

Employees of the Central Government may receive some good news this year in the upcoming budget. Their minimum wages under the 7th Central Pay...

Honda denies wage revision for 1900 workers

The problems at the Manesar plant of Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) has further escalated. The company has denied the revision of wages...

Low pay and unequal wages remain a malady in India despite...

As per a new ILO report, while employment has grown in the organised sector, there is too much of informality and no social security is offered in most of the jobs.

Income of workforce is linked to their height

According to a World Bank report, two?thirds of India’s current workforce was stunted in childhood and that's affecting their income.

Biggest pay rise for US workers in a decade

Wages and salaries rose 0.5 per cent in the second quarter and 2.8 per cent for the 12-month period, while benefits costs increased 0.9 per cent and 2.9 per cent, respectively.

BSNL employees to go on nationwide strike seeking wage hike

Upset about not being given wage hike by the 3rd Pay Revision Committee, employees have declared a day-long nationwide strike on July 27

Workers at Maruti to get an average hike of Rs 16,800...

The agreement will be implemented with effect from April 1, 2015 till March 31, 2018. The arrears will be paid in three instalments over three years.

Whose duty is to create happy and engaged employees?

In our developing and changing world, one of the most popular concepts of today is undoubtedly employee engagement. Along with the numerical increase and...

Ten key skills required in an age of digital transformation

As a growing number of organisations integrate digital technologies into all aspects of their business, digital transformation has come to be regarded as the...

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Google is redesigning its workplaces for hybrid working

Google employees may soon enter their offices to find ‘team pods’ instead of the usual desks and meeting rooms. Since the future of work...

16,000 rendered jobless due to closure of Amara Raja units

Violation of environmental norms has led to seven units of Amara Raja Batteries being shut down in the Chittoor district. This has rendered about...

TOI & ET announce second round of pay cuts

Bennett, Coleman and Company Limited (BCCL) has now announced the second round of pay cuts, taking journalists by surprise. The employees of The Times...

Jitesh Bawa elevated to CHRO – TATA AIG

Tata AIG General Insurance Co. has elevated Jitesh Bawa to the position of CHRO with immediate effect confirms Bawa to HRKatha. He was earlier...

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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...

The right people policy for startups – Madan Nagaldinne

You happen to have worked mostly with large organisations. How different is it working for a startup now? When you have worked for big...
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“Archaic HR processes force millennials to switch jobs often,” Niti Khosla, lead people analytics...

Friendly and jolly Niti Khosla, lead-people analytics and business impact, Novartis International, is a true HR leader with the ability to understand people and...