Jan 04, 2015 at 11:38 | Source: PTI
The Labour Ministry is preparing a mega housing scheme to offer affordable houses to over 5 crore subscribers of retirement fund body EPFO in the backdrop of the government's mission 'Housing for all by 2022'.
Nov 25, 2014 at 09:00 | Source: Reuters
Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje has shaken up labour, land and welfare policies with such verve Prime Minister Narendra Modi, a party ally, has even poached her chief of staff and put him in charge of the central finance ministry.
Oct 16, 2014 at 11:16 | Source: IBNLive.com
Modi inaugurated the 'Pt Deendayal Upadhyay Shramev Jayate Karyakram' organised by the Labour Ministry which will feature a day-long conference of labour, employment, health and vocational training ministers of the various state governments.
Aug 30, 2014 at 11:25 | Source: PTI
"The year on year inflation measured by the monthly Consumer Price Index-Industrial Worker (CPI-IW) stood at 7.23 percent for July 2014 as compared to 6.49 percent for the previous month and 10.85 percent during the corresponding month of the previous year," a Labour Ministry statement said.
Jul 07, 2014 at 17:11 | Source: PTI
The decision would immediately benefit 28 lakh pensioners, including 5 lakh widows, getting less than Rs 1000 as pension every month.
Jun 23, 2014 at 20:38 | Source: PTI
Labour and Textiles ministries will also be part of the meeting with Prime Minister, who will take stock of their activities as well.
Jun 12, 2014 at 11:10 | Source: CNBC-TV18
The Labour Ministry has sought suggestions from all stakeholders, including industries, trade unions and experts, on its proposal to amend the 66-year-old Factories Act.
Mar 05, 2014 at 19:48 | Source: PTI
EPFO estimated an income of Rs 25,048.55 crore for 2013-14. As per its estimates, the payment of interest rate at 8.75 percent would require Rs 25,005.41 crore and there would be a surplus of Rs 43.14 crore.
Feb 28, 2014 at 19:52 | Source: PTI
The Consumer Price Index-Industrial Workers (CPI-IW) for January declined by two points and was pegged at 237 points.
Feb 05, 2014 at 21:36 | Source: PTI
The Central Board of Trustees (CBT), the apex decision making body of EPFO also decided to raise the monthly wage ceiling to Rs 15,000 from Rs 6,500 by amending the EPF scheme, 1952, so that more workers can be brought under its various social security programmes.