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Second meeting for drafting Labour Code on Wages held

  On 16 April 2015 at 10:17

The second Tripartite Consultation Meeting on the draft Labour Code on Wages was organized here today by the Ministry of Labour & Employment.Shri Bandaru Dattatreya,the Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Labour & Employment presided ...

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Second round of tripartite consultations on EPF & MP Act amendments held

  On 02 April 2015 at 13:55

Bandaru Dattatreya Chairs Tripartite Consultations The Second Round of Tripartite Consultations on Employees Provident Fund and Miscellaneous Provisions Act,1952 (EPF &MP Act) Amendments was held on March 31st, 2015. Shri Bandaru Dattatreya, ...

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Mandatory hiring of apprentices

  On 17 March 2015 at 13:47

The Apprentices Act, 1961 has been amended and brought into effect from 22.12.2014. Before the said amendment of the Act, there was no provision to mandate establishments to hire at least 50 per cent of their apprentices for regular employment. Afte ...

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Employees under the Employees Provident Fund(EPF) to be provided two options

  On 02 March 2015 at 10:42

The Union Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitley has announced that with respect to Employees Provident Fund (EPF), the employee needs to be provided two options. Firstly, the employee may opt for EPF or the New Pension Scheme (NPS). Secondly, for emplo ...

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Implementation of Manual Scavengers Act

  On 27 February 2015 at 11:58

The primary responsibility for implementing the Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers and their Rehabilitation Act, 2013 lies with the States/Union Territories. The issue of effective implementation of the Act has been vigorously pursued by ...

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Ministry of Labour and Employment moves forward for implementation of amended Apprentices Act

  On 16 February 2015 at 16:51

Ministry of Labour and Employment has taken quick steps to implement the amended Apprentices Act. Draft recommendations for Rules under the Act have been placed on web-site (at news updates http://www.labour.gov.in/content, at news updates http://ww ...

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Shri Bandaru Dattatreya Chairs Tripartite Meeting on Amendment in EPF & MP Act, 1952

  On 13 February 2015 at 11:30

The Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Labour & Employment, Shri Bandaru Dattatreya has chaired the tripartite meeting on the proposed amendments to Employees� Provident Funds and Miscellaneous Provisions Act� 1952 in N ...

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EPFO settles more than One crore claims in the current financial year Employees Pension Fund deficit comes down to 2.5%

  On 04 February 2015 at 15:26

Shri K.K. Jalan, Central P.F. Commissioner while reviewing the performance of EPFO for the month of January, 2015 noted that the organization has settled 11.05 lakh claims. 73% of the claims were settled within 10 days and 93% within 20 days. With t ...

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Ministry of Labour and Employment strives to safeguard the interests of workers in organized and unorganized sectors

  On 07 January 2015 at 12:12

Following material was distributed in the Press Conference addressed by the Minister of State (IC) for Labour & Employment, Shri Bandaru Dattatreya, here today. The Ministry of Labour and Employment strives to safeguard the inter ...

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Lok Sabha Passes the Labour Laws (Exemption from Furnishing Returns and Maintaining Registers by Certain Establishments) Amendment Bill, 2014

  On 01 December 2014 at 12:03

The Lok Sabha has passed the Labour Laws (Exemption from Furnishing Returns and Maintaining Registers by Certain Establishments) Amendment Bill, 2014 today. The Union Minister of State for Labour and Employment (Independent Charge), Shri Bandaru ...

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