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Review of minimum wages under the Minimum Wages Act, 1948

  On 05 May 2016 at 10:32

Under the provisions of the Minimum Wages Act, 1948, both Central and State Governments are appropriate Governments to fix, review and revise the minimum wages of the workers employed in the scheduled employment consisting of agriculture and non-agri ...

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Expenditure by Welfare Boards

  On 28 April 2016 at 10:21

The State-wise details of cumulative expenditure incurred by the State Building and Other Construction Workers Welfare Boards as on 31.03.2016 is enlisted Sl. No. Name of the States/UTs. Amount spent (Rs. in Crore) As o ...

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Monthly wages for contract workers

  On 28 April 2016 at 10:21

The Central Government has proposed to amend Rule 25(2) (iv) of the Contract Labour (Regulation & Abolition) Central Rules, 1971 to ensure minimum monthly wage of Rs. 10,000 to contract workers of the country. The proposed draft rules have been p ...

Concessions to startups regarding labour laws

  On 26 April 2016 at 10:28

In order to promote the Start-Up ecosystem in the country and incentivizing the entrepreneurs in setting up new start-up ventures and thus catalyze the creation of employment opportunities through them, the Ministry of Labour & Employment has iss ...

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Reforms in the Labour Laws

  On 17 December 2015 at 13:33

Reforms in labour laws are an ongoing process to update legislative system to address the need of the hour and to make them more effective and contemporary to the emerging economic and industrial scenario. Government has taken a number of initiatives ...

Countries support India's labour inspection reforms

  On 15 June 2015 at 10:11

The emphasis of the government is on quality and effectiveness of the labour inspection system rather than mere numbers. We want to bring in an efficient system of compliance for labour legislation with the help of information technology. This was st ...

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Approval to move official amendments to the Child Labour (Prohibition & Regulation) Amendment Bill, 2012

  On 14 May 2015 at 12:27

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has given its approval for moving official amendments to the Child Labour (Prohibition & Regulation) Amendment Bill, 2012. The Official Amendments along with the Amendment Bill ...

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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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