With four labour codes, 2020 to be a 'year of reforms': Santosh Gangwar
Entering 2020, the government hopes that India would be able to implement all four codes on wages, industrial relations, social security and occupational safety, health and working conditions. These are expected to improve ease of doing business and safeguard interest of workers.
BMS asks government to send code on social security to parliamentary panel
In a statement issued on Wednesday, BMS said the code will not ben...
Government to push OSH Code for passage in Budget session: Santosh Gangwar
The Code was introduced in the Lok Sabha on July 23, 2019. It is e...
2.72 crore male, 1.56 crore female registered job seekers in the country: Government tells LS
Union Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar released the statistics for the number of people who have registered with employment exchanges across the country in the Lok Sabha on Monday.
India mulls 'One Nation, One Pay Day': Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar
"There should be a pan-India single wage day every month across various sectors to ensure that workers get timely payment of salaries. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is keen on this legislation to get passed soon. Similarly, we are also looking at uniform minimum wages across sectors which will safeguard better livelihood of workers," he said.
Santosh Gangwar says job seekers in India not qualified
The Minister added that were no dearth of jobs in India.
Petition filed against Santosh Gangwar for 'insulting' people of north India
Social activist Tamanna Hashmi filed the petition on Monday before the court of Chief Judicial Magistrate Surya Kant Tiwari in Muzaffarpur.
Furnish figures of jobs given to north Indians in last 5 years: Priyanka Gandhi to Santosh Gangwar
The Congress general secretary also posted a video of Gangwar making the remarks in front of reporters on Saturday in Bareilly, his Lok Sabha constituency.
Don’t want to thrust wage rates on any state: Santosh Gangwar
Union Labour Minister says the Code, in no way, compromises equality in wages.
Automation has not replaced workers but improved productivity: Santosh Gangwar
"The adoption of new technology creates jobs, increases productivity, and increases the demand for skilled labour,” Gangwar said.
Labour Ministry mulls incentives to companies for encouraging employment of SC, STs
EPFO is collecting data about SC and ST employees in the public sector as well as private sector through its over 136 regional offices.
Labour Ministry notifies 8.65% interest rate on EPF for 2018-19
The EPFO has been settling EPF withdrawal claims at 8.55 per cent interest rate, approved for 2017-18. Now, the EPFO will settle accounts at a higher rate of 8.65 per cent for 2018-19.
Over 6 crore EPFO members will get 8.65% interest for 2018-19: Labour minister Gangwar
Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar on Tuesday said over 6 crore EPFO members will get 8.65 per cent interest on their deposits for 2018-19. The...
Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar takes charge; to focus on reforms
"In today's Cabinet meeting the first agenda is related to labour. That much I can tell you," Gangwar told
EPFO appoints UTI AMC, SBI Mutual Fund as fund managers
The appointment of the fund managers for another term of three years had been pending with the EPFO since April last year.
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