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Punjab Government declares 7th December, 2018 as a close day; applies only to employees of all shops and establishments enrolled as voters in the State of Rajasthan

December 7, 2018 Industries, LAB, states 0

The Government of Punjab (“Government”) has, in a press release dated 5th December, 2018 on its official website, declared 7th December, 2018 (Friday) as a paid holiday for Rajasthan...

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Maharashtra Government fixes State Elections on 9th December, 2018; declares it to be a paid holiday

December 7, 2018 Industries, LAB, Maharashtra 0

In an recent Order released by the State Election Commission of Maharashtra, 9th December, 2018 has been declared as a Paid Holiday due to State Elections. Paid leave has been...

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Commissioner of Profession Tax, Maharashtra allows profession tax payers to correct their periodicity for filing returns for the financial year 2018-19; specifies procedure for correction

December 6, 2018 Industries, LAB, Maharashtra 0

The Commissioner of Profession Tax, Maharashtra, has issued a trade circular dated December 3, 2018 allowing tax payers under the Maharashtra State Tax on Professions,...

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Governor of West Bengal has approved online submission of single annual integrated return under some more labour laws; effective 30th November, 2018

December 4, 2018 Industries, LAB, West Bengal 0

The Governor of West Bengal in a recent notification dated 30th November, 2018 has approved online submission of Single Integrated Return under the following Acts: Building...

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Tamil Nadu Labour Department exempts filing of Annual Return by employer as per the Maternity Benefit Rules, if combined returns are filed under specified labour laws; effective 28.11.2018

December 4, 2018 Industries, LAB, Tamil Nadu 0

The Labour and Employment Department, Government of Tamil Nadu has issued amendments to the Tamil Nadu Maternity Benefit Rules, 1967 (“Rules”), by way of a...

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Labour Department, Haryana exempts shops and commercial establishments from renewing the registration certificate by 31st March, every year

December 4, 2018 Haryana, Industries, LAB 0

In a recent notification dated 21st November, 2018, the Haryana Labour Department has exempted all shops and commercial establishments under the Punjab Shops and Commercial Establishments...

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Kerala Labour Department proposes to revise Minimum wages for employees employed in Sweeping and Cleaning; invites comments till 2nd December, 2018

November 30, 2018 Industries, Kerala, LAB 0

The Department of Labour, Kerala (“Department”) has in a Notification dated 2nd October, 2018, proposes to revise the rate of minimum wages payable to the employees employed...

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Government rescinds notification announcing online process for making applications and payments under the Inter-State Migrant Workmen (Regulation of Employment and Conditions of Service) Act, 1979

November 29, 2018 Industries, LAB, states 0

With reference to the earlier report on notification of online applications and payments under Inter-State Migrant Workmen (Regulation of Employment and Conditions of Service) Act, 1979  ( Government...

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Ministry of Women and Child Development rolls out ‘National Minimum Guidelines for setting up and running Crèche/s under the Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Act, 2017

November 29, 2018 Industries, LAB, states 0

In an Office Memorandum dated 2nd November, 2018, the Ministry of Women and Child Development (“Ministry”) has released the ‘National Minimum Guidelines for Setting Up and...

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Bihar Professional Tax Laws gets amended; brings in place systematized procedure for registration of employers and enrollment of assesses, effective 20.11.2018

November 27, 2018 Bihar, Industries, LAB 0

The Commercial Tax Department, Bihar (“Department”) has, in a notification dated November 20, 2018, issued amendments to the Schedule of rates of tax on professions,...

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