AEUS 2018 will have more transparent data in Employment status

Annual Employment-Unemployment Survey (AEUS) for 2018 will have more transparent data on the employment status in the country. They will have a larger sample base to increase the transparency. The government has taken measures in recent past to bring in more transparency in data releases. It would like to present a proper perspective on these […]

Pradhan Mantri Rojgar

Cabinet approves enhancing the coverage of Pradhan Mantri Rojgar Protsahan Yojana

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by the Prime Minister, has given its approval for enhancing the scope of Pradhan Mantri Rojgar Protsahan Yojana (PMRPY). The Government of India will now contribute the Employer’s full admissible contribution for the first three years from the date of registration of the new employee for all the […]

employed

Survey to track job in small companies | Government to start mega survey from 1st April

Government is all set to start a mega-survey to track job in small enterprises. The focus will be on covering the organisation with less than 10 employees and aren’t covered under social security net. All MSME (Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises) will be covered. The survey will be complimenting existing QES (Quarterly Employment Survey), which […]

Gratuity

Now Tax-free Gratuity limit is increased to 20L and Maternity leave period can be of 26 Weeks: Parliament passes the bill

Parliament passed the bill which increases the limit of tax-free gratuity amount. Earlier it was 10L and now it is increased to 20L. This bill allows the government to increase the limit without amending in law. The amendment to the payment of gratuity law comes in the backdrop of Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Act, 2017 enhancing […]