Tag: labour laws

trade unions strike: Trade unions go on strike; public services likely to be hit

NEW DELHI: Public services are likely to be affected as central trade unions began a nationwide strike on Thursday, with a union representative saying that...

India among top three FDI destinations in near future: CII-EY survey

NEW DELHI: A survey by the Confederation of India Industry (CII) and EY of around a hundred companies has revealed that India has emerged as...

Labour minister Santosh Gangwar calls for global action on balance between labour and employer

Labour minister Santosh Gangwar called for a need for a global action, especially by BRICS nation, towards effecting a balance between labour and employer in...

Labour ministry clarification: Changes in labour laws will not trigger rampant hiring and firing of workers

The labour ministry, on Monday, clarified that the labour laws changes brought in through labour codes are aimed at expanding labour welfare measures not only...

18 parties to explore united stir against farm, labour laws

New Delhi: After curtailment of a stormy monsoon session of Parliament, leaders of around 18 Opposition parties are likely to hold a virtual meeting soon...

India Inc welcomes new labour laws, says it will push up costs but gives freedom

India Inc hailed the proposed changes to labour laws, saying they would provide operational freedom to employers, although provisions related to universal social security and...

International Labour Organisation writes to PM Modi, says India should uphold labour laws

The International Labour Organisation has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi asking him to ensure that the Centre and the states uphold India’s international commitments...

Reforms do not mean complete abolition of labour laws, says Rajiv Kumar

NEW DELHI: Amid concerns over changes in labour laws in various states, Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar on Sunday said reforms do not mean...

Central trade unions may approach ILO on labour laws suspension in some states

NEW DELHI: Ten central trade unions on Monday said they are considering approaching the International Labour Organization (ILO) against suspension of major labour laws in...

UP woos Japanese, EU companies relocating from China

NEW DELHI: Exemption of labour laws for almost three years, good connectivity through airports and expressways, easy availability of land parcels for developing industrial units...