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Kerala declares 21st October, 2019 as paid holiday in Shops and Establishments in specific locations on account of Bye-Election

October 21, 2019 Industries, Kerala, LAB 0

The Labour Commissioner of Kerala, by an Order dated 9th October, 2019 has declared that 21st October (the day of poll in connection with the Bye-Election) will...

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Governor of Haryana declares holiday for all shops and establishments on 21st October, 2019 for the General Election of Legislative Assembly

October 15, 2019 Haryana, Industries, LAB 0

Governor of Haryana, through a notification, has declared 21st October 2019 to be a close day (Holiday with wages) for all shops and establishments falling within the jurisdictional...

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Uttar Pradesh Labour Department determines the daily rates of wages for 59 Scheduled Employments; mentions procedure of calculating CPI for the period 01.10.2019 to 31.03.2020.

September 28, 2019 Industries, LAB, Uttar Pradesh 0

The Labour Department of Uttar Pradesh, in a notification dated 17th September, 2019 has determined the daily rates of wages for 59 Scheduled Employments which has...

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Govt. of Puducherry amends the Puducherry Factories Rules, 1964; introduces online systems under several provisions and mandates the maintenance of registers manually or electronically

September 28, 2019 Industries, LAB, Puducherry 0

The Department of Labour, Government of Puducherry (“Department”) through a Notification dated 8th August 2019 has issued amendments to the Puducherry Factories Rules, 1964 by introducing the Puducherry...

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Employees earning upto Rs. 176/- as their average daily wage will soon be exempted from paying employee’s contribution; amendments likely to the ESI (Central) Rules, 1950

September 24, 2019 Industries, LAB, states 0

This is a quick update to inform you that Ministry of Labor and Employment has, in a notification dated 6th September, 2019, notified the Employee’s State...

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Governor of West Bengal makes an appeal to pay bonus to the Employees of Organized and Un Organized Sector before the commencement of Durga Puja, 2019

September 19, 2019 Industries, LAB, West Bengal 0

The Governor of West Bengal, through the Labour Department, has issued a Notification dated 12th September, 2019  appealing all the employers and employees covered under the...

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Indore Bench of MP High Court awards compensation of Rs. 25,00,000/- to victim of sexual harassment at workplace and imposes penalty of Rs. 50,000/- for not forming an Internal Committee as required under POSH Act

September 19, 2019 Industries, LAB, states 0

In a path-breaking decision by the Indore Bench of High Court of Madhya Pradesh (“HC / Court”), through its Order dated 16.9.2019 and in the matter...

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Ministry of Labour and Employment introduces the Draft Code on Social Security, 2019, invites comments and suggestions by 25.10.2019

September 19, 2019 Industries, LAB, states 0

This is a quick update to let you know that the Ministry of Labour and Employment (“Ministry”) has, in a notice dated 17th September 2019, introduced...

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Haryana Labour Department proposes provision for filing of single unified annual return through Shram Suvidha Portal in Factories Rules; invites comments / suggestions by 14th October, 2019

September 13, 2019 Haryana, Industries, LAB 0

The Labour Department of Haryana, through a notification dated 30th August, 2019 has introduced an amendment to the Punjab Factories Rules, 1952 (as applicable to the...

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Labour Department of Government of Puducherry proposes to amend Puducherry Factories Rules, 1964; invites comments and suggestions by 24th September, 2019

September 13, 2019 Industries, LAB, Puducherry 0

By a Notification dated 9th August, 2019, the Labour Department of the Government of Puducherry (“Department”), in order to further amend the Puducherry Factories Rules, 1964,...

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