Aadhaar required to get benefits under scheme for civilian victims of terror, communal violence
Any eligible beneficiary desirous of receiving benefit under the scheme, who does not possess the Aadhaar number or, has not yet enrolled for Aadhaar, shall have to apply for Aadhaar enrolment. The home ministry said the notification comes into effect in all states and union territories except Assam and Meghalaya, where Aadhaar has not covered all residents.
Xiaomi created 50,000 jobs in India
Xiaomi in a press statement said that it generated employment for 50,000 people in India.
How online shopping boom has created a new sector of employment
Customers using apps for shopping has meant shifting dynamics in jobs at the ...
National Pension Scheme for traders fails to gain traction
As per government data, only 84 traders and self-employed persons from Delhi have registered for the scheme so far, while 59 persons from Kerala, 54 from Himachal Pradesh, 29 from Jammu and Kashmir and two from Goa have registered. No one has registered for the scheme in Lakshadweep and Mizoram.
Our portfolio companies directly & indirectly employ 400,000 people: Trifecta's Nilesh Kothari
Pioneering the concept of venture debt in the country, Trifecta Capital has come a long way in the past five years. From its partnerships wi...
Labourer should be at centre of industrial policy: Maharashtra CM
"Employment generation is a challenge and any new amendment to the industrial policy in the state should ensure that the labourer is the focus and centre point," Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray said. He further added that employment generation, along with investment, should be the criteria for industries to get concessions.
I quit my job to start a business. Can I keep the PF with the employer till retirement?
No TDS will be deducted but you will have to declare the interest every year as income from other sources in your tax returns and pay tax accordingly. If the company gets merged with some other company then the merging company will take care of PF.
Global talent crunch hits record high, 54% companies globally face talent shortage
According to the research, 54 per cent of companies reported skill shortages with businesses in 36 out of 44 countries finding it more difficult to attract skilled talent than in 2018. Employers in the US (69 per cent), Mexico (52 per cent), Italy (47 per cent) and Spain (41 per cent) reported the most acute shortages.
All-in-one digital repository of official data in the works
An information portal collating official data on employment, health, GST and trade could be up soon.
No reason that employment has come down, says Gangwar
In response to remarks on demonetisation and the job cuts it caused these years, Labour and Employment Minister Santosh Kumar Gangwar said the government is implementing the Inter-State Migrant Workmen (Regulation of Employment and Conditions of Service) Act, 1979 to mitigate hardships caused by migration.
Employability of graduates jumps to nearly 50% in 2019 from 33% in 2014: Survey
As per a report by Wheebox, People Strong and CII, there is an overall positive trend in talent supply.
Maha has most employable talent, followed by TN, UP: Study
Maharashtra topped the list of states with the highest employable talent, followed by Tamil Nadu and Uttar Pradesh while Mumbai, Hyderabad and Pune stood out as the most employable cities.
India Inc has long way to go in employing disabled people
Only 34 lakh of the about 1.34 crore people with disabilities (PwDs) in the employable age have a job in India, according to Equiv.in, a recruitment platform that cited government data for the numbers. That is an unemployment rate of more than 70%.
Employers work overtime to send the message: Smoking kills
A week back, Japanese marketing company Piala announced it would be giving its non-smoking employees an extra six days of paid time off per year to make up for smokers’ cigarette breaks. Their CEO hoped it will incentivise employees to kick the habit of smoking. Closer home too, India Inc is trying to drive the same agenda.
Union-busters help IT companies manage conflicts
Google contractor HCL Technologies had enlisted management consultant Eric Vanetti of Vantage Point Alliance to “create awareness” among employees to cast their votes against unionisation. Vanetti’s Twitter bio read that he’s an expert in workforce solutions and union avoidance.
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