Posts In: Labour

Tamil Nadu Labour and Employment Department issues draft Amendments to Tamil Nadu Payment of Wages Rules, 1937

November 17, 2017 Labour 0

The Tamil Nadu Labour and Employment Department has issued Draft Amendments to the Tamil Nadu Payment of Wages Rules, 1937 (“Principal Rules”) thereby proposing to revise...

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Governor of Bihar introduces the formula for Variable Dearness Allowance in the minimum rates of wages for certain employments

November 3, 2017 Labour 0

The Governor of Bihar vide a Notification dated 15th September, 2017 has introduced the formula for Variable Dearness Allowance (VDA) in the minimum rates of wages...

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No prior inspection for registration under Rajasthan Shops and Establishments Act, 1958

November 2, 2017 Labour 0

As a part of ‘Ease of Doing Business’ initiative, the Labour Department, Government of Rajasthan has issued a notification on 24th October 2017 exempting applicants intending...

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Commissioner of Labour, Andhra Pradesh, declares the average State Industrial Workers Consumer Price Index Numbers

November 2, 2017 Labour 0

The Commissioner of Labour (“Commissioner”), Andhra Pradesh, Vijayawada and the competent authority under Minimum Wages Act, 1948 (“Act”), has declared the average State Industrial Workers...

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Goa Labour Department categorizes industries to promote transparency in the existing system of Inspections

October 30, 2017 Labour 0

The Department of Labour & Employment, Government of Goa has vide a notification dated 19th October, 2017, categorized industries under high, medium and low risk to promote...

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Law and Legislative Department, Haryana notifies the Contract Labour (Regulation and Abolition) Haryana Amendment Act, 2016

October 30, 2017 Labour 0

The Law and Legislative Department, Haryana (“Department”) has notified the Contract Labour (Regulation and Abolition) Haryana Amendment Act, 2016 (“Amendment Act”). The Amendment Act is...

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Jharkhand Labour Department notifies the Jharkhand Shops & Establishment (Amendment) Rules, 2017

October 30, 2017 Labour 0

The Labour, Employment and Training Department, Jharkhand has recently notified the Jharkhand Shops & Establishment (Amendment) Rules, 2017 (“Amendment Rules”) thereby amending the Jharkhand Shops...

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EPFO introduces a new facility to link UAN with Aadhaar online

October 23, 2017 Labour 0

Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (“EPFO”) has recently introduced a new facility for its members having Universal Account Number (“UAN”) and other relevant details to link...

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Haryana Labour Department mandates adoption of inspection under the Central Inspection System to all business establishments covered under various Labour Laws with immediate effect

October 13, 2017 Labour 0

By notification dated 11th October 2017, the Labour Department, Government of Haryana (“Department”), has given a mandatory order stating that all the business establishments covered for inspections...

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EPFO introduces free Aadhaar based e-Sign to facilitate approval of KYC, PMPRY registration and establishment registration

October 13, 2017 Labour 0

The Employees’ Provident Fund Organization (“EPFO”) has introduced a free Aadhaar based e-signing system for e-signing documents like PMRPY, KYC, Registration of Establishments etc. This is...

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