May 14, 2020 07:30 PM IST
The states, many of which are ruled by the Bharatiya Janata Party led by Narendra Modi, say the changes are needed to kickstart the economy reeling under the impact of the shutdown.
- Apr 30, 2020 07:50 AM IST
More than 430 million enterprises in hard-hit sectors such as retail and manufacturing risk "serious disruption", the UN agency added.
- Apr 07, 2020 08:35 PM IST
In a fresh study, the International Labour Organisation warned that the global spread of the new coronavirus and the drastic measures taken to rein in the disease would, during the second quarter of 2020 alone, wipe out 6.7 percent of working hours globally.
- Feb 28, 2019 01:50 PM IST
Workers in Indian cities worked for 53-54 hours and those in villages worked 46-47 hours in a week during the July-June 2018 period.
- Apr 24, 2018 04:39 PM IST
The proposal was to be part of the Labour Code of the Industrial Relations Bill, 2015.
- Feb 08, 2017 05:28 PM IST
Opposition in Rajya Sabha today insisted that demonetisation has had an adverse impact on job creation in manufacturing and other sectors, with the government rebutting the argument saying existing data does not back such a claim.
- Jul 07, 2016 09:50 PM IST
The level of participation of women in India's job market is coming down, which is a matter of "some concern", International Labour Organisation (ILO) said on July 7
- Apr 30, 2015 04:47 PM IST
Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras's three-month-old government is under growing pressure at home and abroad to reach an agreement with European and IMF lenders to avert a national bankruptcy. A new poll showed over three-quarters of Greeks feel Athens must strike a deal at any cost to stay in the euro.
- Jul 13, 2013 02:06 PM IST
Ruta Aidis, Project Director, Global Entrepreneurship & Development Index (GEDI) has put together the study on woman entrepreneurs and what India can do to improve lot of its woman entrepreneurs.
- Jan 24, 2012 05:58 PM IST
The International Labour Organisation (ILO) believes India is likely to weather the latest global slowdown better than most countries, provided it ensures rising income levels for the working class and enough jobs for a growing working-age population.
- Nov 14, 2011 02:33 PM IST
Technology solution to help Department of Labour manage laws, services for 20 million people
- May 14, 2011 09:13 AM IST
President Nicolas Sarkozy said on Friday that Internet business leaders including Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, Google CEO Eric Schmidt and Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos would meet in Paris in late May for a "e-G8" summit.