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Posted under News on 23 Apr,17 9:12p.m.
The Confederation of Central Government Employees and Workers, along with other employee federations from Railways and Defence, will hold a massive demonstration in front of the Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley’s office at New Delhi on May 23, demanding a decision on the amendments to pay revision.The All India Postal Casual, Part time, Contingent and Contract Workers Federation, New Delhi too ....
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Posted under News on 21 Apr,17 8:28p.m.
The Union cabinet is set to approve next week a new Rs 5,000-crore pension formula that is expected to benefit more than five million central government employees.Official sources told HT the new formula will calculate pension based on the latest drawn salary for a particular post.“If a person retired as a director under the sixth pay commission, ten years later his pension would be fixed (based o....
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Posted under News on 21 Apr,17 12:53p.m.
The Union Health Ministry has come to the rescue of Centrally funded autonomous medical institutions, which were asked by the Union Finance Ministry to generate 30% of the additional costs incurred on implementing the Seventh Pay Commission recommendations. It has submitted 13 proposals to the Finance Ministry seeking relaxation of the condition.This was after most medical institutions expressed t....
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Posted under News on 21 Apr,17 7:54a.m.
Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya today said that the Finance Ministry has approved 8.65 per cent interest rate on EPF deposits for 2016-17.The minister's statement has laid to rest apprehensions among formal sector workers that they would get lower rate of interest than the 8.65 per cent approved by the Employees' Provident Fund Organisation's (EPFO) trustees in December last year.The ratificati....
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Posted under News on 19 Apr,17 12:22a.m.
The central government is not considering any proposal to change office hours for its employees, the Personnel Ministry said today. In a statement, the ministry referred to a news item that claimed that central government employees' working hours will be changed and scheduled from 9 AM to 7 PM. It was also stated in the news report that the holiday of Saturday will also be done away with for the c....
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Posted under News on 13 Apr,17 3:20p.m.
Retirement fund body EPFO's subscribers will get loyalty-cum-life benefit of up to Rs 50,000 at the time of retirement for contributing to the scheme for 20 years or more.The benefit will also be provided in case of permanent disability even if the members have contributed for less than 20 years, the EPFO board has decided.The Employees' Provident Fund Organisation's (EPFO) apex decision making bo....
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Posted under News on 06 Apr,17 7:56p.m.
Producing fake rent receipts has been common practice in India as it is an easy way to lower tax burden.A salaried employee receiving 'house rent allowance' from the employer could escape paying tax on at least 60% of this amount by generating sham rent receipt.This cavalier disregard of the rule has been overlooked by most employers as well as the IT department this far, but this transgression wi....
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Posted under News on 06 Apr,17 7:53p.m.
A crucial meeting of the allowance committee examining the 7th pay commission recommendations is being held today and the committee may finailise its views on HRA or house rent allowance, a top employee union official said.Earlier, a Press Trust of India report had also said that the HRA part could be finalised by the allowance committee today. Last month, employee representatives had met the Cabi....
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