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Labour Laws amendment bill likely in Rajya Sabha today

Last Updated: Thursday, August 07, 2014, 09:08

The bill seeks to allow thousands of small industries to file just one return for compliance with 16 labour laws.

Cabinet approves proposals to amend labour laws

Last Updated: Thursday, July 31, 2014, 10:19

The Union cabinet has approved proposal to amend to three archaic labour laws.

Australia approves new labour law regulating foreign workers

Last Updated: Thursday, June 27, 2013, 14:06

Australian Parliament`s today approved a proposed law with new rules to crackdown on misuse of the visa scheme for foreign workers by employers.

27,000 Indians apply for exit papers in batch 2 in Saudi

Last Updated: Monday, June 24, 2013, 00:18

India will issue at least 27,000 more Emergency Certificates to enable its citizens to leave Saudi Arabia for home after a new labour policy came into force in the Gulf Kingdom.

`Saudi taking steps in Indian workers` interest`

Last Updated: Saturday, May 25, 2013, 19:54

In a bid to allay India`s concerns over the controversial `Nitaqat` labour law, Saudi Arabia`s Foreign Minister Prince Saud Al-Faisal on Saturday said "procedures" were being taken in the "best interest of Indian workers".

India, S. Arabia to set up JWG on Nitaqat programme

Last Updated: Monday, April 29, 2013, 16:14

The JWG led by a Deputy Saudi Minister and India''s Deputy Chief of Mission in Saudi Arabia will discuss and evolve mechanism for addressing all immediate problems facing the NRI community, including issues related to overstaying Indian workers. The first JWG meeting will be held in Riyadh on May 1.

India conveys concern to Saudi Arabia over Nitaqat

Last Updated: Sunday, April 28, 2013, 21:24

India on Sunday conveyed its concerns to Saudi Arabia over possible job loss to a large number of Indians in the Kingdom due to its new labour law.

New Saudi labour law not to affect genuine workers: Khurshid

Last Updated: Sunday, April 14, 2013, 19:35

India has ruled out any impact on genuine workers in Saudi Arabia as a result of the Kingdom`s new labour policy, saying that only illegal immigrants will be affected by the `Nitaqat` law.

Tens of thousands protest labour law reforms in Madrid

Last Updated: Sunday, February 19, 2012, 20:49

Tens of thousands of people jammed the streets of Madrid Sunday to protest against sweeping labour market reforms that make it easier to slash pay and lay off workers.

No prosecution under anti-bonded labour law?

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 17, 2011, 16:14

No prosecution seems to have taken place under anti-bonded labour law since it was enacted over 34 years ago by the Delhi Government.

Govt for employer-employee talks to curb labour law misuse

Last Updated: Thursday, January 28, 2010, 19:26

Concerned over the "misuse" of Contract Labour Act like under-payment of wages, the government on Thursday asked the industry to build a consensus with the workmen over the issue.