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Inoperative PF Accounts will not earn Interest

A notification was issued by Government of India on 10 Feb 2016 in regard to the provisions of restriction of PF withdrawal before the age of 58 years of age. Consequently, it was envisioned that since the employees will not be eligible to withdraw their PF accumulations and the money would remain with Employees’ Provident Fund […]

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ESI Maternity Leave Increase to 24 weeks from 12 weeks: Draft Rules Notification

Ministry of Labour and Employment has introduced new gazette notification to increase ESI maternity leave to 24 weeks from 12 weeks by introducing Employees’ State Insurance (Central) Amendment Rules, 2016. According to the new gazette proposal, after its final approval women with following category will also be eligible for ESI maternity benefits: a commissioning mother who […]

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Fixed Term Employment introduced for Apparel Manufacturing Sector

The Fixed Term Employment introduced in Apparel Manufacturing sector in Industrial Employment (Standing Order ) Act vide Notification dated 7.10.2016 of Ministry of Labour and Employment. The decision would facilitate employment of workers in Apparel manufacturing on fixed term basis in the backdrop of seasonal nature of sector and would also ensure same working conditions, […]

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