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Ministry issues Draft Maternity Benefit (Mines and Circus) Amendment Rules, 2017 prescribing establishments to have crèche facilities within 500 meters from the main entrance

May 26, 2017 Labour 0

The Ministry of Labour and Employment has issued the Draft Maternity Benefit (Mines and Circus) Amendment Rules, 2017 (“Draft Rule”) on 18th May, 2017 with...

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Ministry of Labour and Employment appoints 15th May, 2017 as the effective date for Employee’s Compensation (Amendment) Act, 2017

May 17, 2017 Labour 0

As you must be aware that the Ministry of Labour and Employment (“Ministry”) had issued the Employee’s Compensation (Amendment) Act, 2017 (“Amendment Act”) on 12th...

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Tripura Labour Department allows shops and establishments to operate on prescribed holidays subject to conditions

May 15, 2017 Labour 0

The Tripura Labour Department (“Department”) has issued a notification dated 12th April, 2017 (“Notification”) exempting all shops and establishments in the State from complying with...

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West Bengal Labour Department introduces Samajik Suraksha Yojana, 2017 for unorganised workers

May 11, 2017 Labour 0

With a view to integrate and cover common benefits to all workers of unorganized sector, the Department of Labour, Government of West Bengal (“State Department”)...

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Chhattisgarh Labour Department revises minimum rates of wages in Chhattisgarh w.e.f. 01.04.2017

May 11, 2017 Labour 0

The Labour Department, Government of Chhattisgarh has issued a Notification dated 01st May, 2017 revising the minimum rates of wages for the various class of...

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Revision of Minimum Rates of Wages for 39 different Industries/ Employments in the state of Jammu and Kashmir

May 8, 2017 Labour 0

The Labour and Employment Department, Civil Secretariat, Jammu has issued a Notification bearing No. SRO 73 dated 23rd February, 2017, thereby proposing to revise the...

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Tamil Nadu, Department of Labour and Employment issues guidelines for employing women during night shifts in factories

May 4, 2017 Labour 0

The Labour and Employment Department, Tamil Nadu (“Department”) has issued amendments to the Tamil Nadu Factories Rules, 1950 on 26th April, 2017. By virtue of...

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Commissioner of Labour, Andhra Pradesh releases Cost of Living Index Numbers applicable to Scheduled Employments, w.e.f. 01.04.2017

May 4, 2017 Labour 0

The Commissioner of Labour, Andhra Pradesh vide a Notification dated 30th March, 2017 has declared the average rise in the Consumer Price Index numbers for...

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Comments invited on the Draft Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Amendment Rules, 2017 till 20.05.2017

May 4, 2017 Labour 0

The Ministry of Labour and Employment has issued the Draft Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation Amendment) Rules, 2017 (“Draft Rules”) on 20th April, 2017, thereby...

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Ministry of Labour and Employment issues Employees’ Provident Funds (Fifth Amendment) Scheme, 2017

April 28, 2017 Labour 0

The Ministry of Labour and Employment has notified the Employees’ Provident Funds (Fifth Amendment) Scheme, 2017(“Amendment Scheme”) thereby amending the Employees’ Provident Funds Scheme, 1952...

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