Around 12.66 lakh jobs were created in May, a tad higher than 11.15 lakh jobs in April this year, the Employees' State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) payroll data showed
Govt reduces ESI contribution rate to 4% from existing 6.5%, industry to save Rs Rs 5,000 crore annually
The reduced rates will be effective from 1 July, 2019, the Labour Ministry said in a release. This would benefit 3.6 crore employees and 12.85 lakh employers
11.38 lakh jobs created in March in formal sector; around 1.48 crore jobs generated in FY 2018-19: ESIC data
The Employees' State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) did not provide gross new enrolments for March 2018
Minimum income guarantee promise will most likely shift attention from the more serious unemployment problem.
Job creation dipped 6.9% in January to 11.23 lakh, reveals payroll data of Employee State Insurance Corporation
Employee State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) provides health insurance and medical services to its insured persons covering all those establishments which have 20 or more workers and all those employees whose monthly wages are up to Rs 21,000.
Nearly 2 crore jobs were created in 16 months to December 2018, according to the payroll data of the Employees State Insurance Corporation (ESIC)
More than 18 million jobs were generated by the country's formal sector in a 15-month period starting September 2017 and ending November 2018, suggests a study based on payroll data of retirement fund body EPFO, PFRDA and Employees' State Insurance Corporation (ESIC)
The scheme, Atal Bimit Vyakti Kalyan Yojna, is a relief payable in cash directly to bank account of insured person in case of unemployment and while they search for new engagement, Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar said.
According to the data, the EPFO's April payroll number was the highest in the last eight months, indicating higher jobs creations than preceding 7 month.
Getting state governments to buy into Modicare and execute it by August, 2018, will be a huge challenge, especially in a big election year.
India’s missing employment data: We aren’t better off as a nation living in the dark about job scenario
The last time the labour bureau released job data, it showed unemployment in the country rose to a five-year high of 5 percent in 2015-16.
The government should focus more on creating awareness on crop insurance with farmers through training about the benefit of the scheme at Krishi Vikas Kendra and rural NGOs
Perhaps, there is an opportunity for the Narendra Modi government to use this Budget to offer clarity on the job scenario in the country with official data-backed presentation.
The government of India is working on the draft of a new social security scheme that would offer a safety cover all workers including those from the informal sector
Govt submits rare diseases policy to Delhi HC: Will aim to facilitate effective diagnosis, affordable treatment
In spite of the fact that rare diseases are individually rare, they collectively affect a considerable size of population in a country.
Cardiac stents row: ESIC told to reveal patients referred to private hospitals after RTI applicant alleges corruption
Taking a serious view of private hospitals "fleecing" patients for cardiac stents, the Central Information Commission (CIC) has directed the Employees State Insurance Corporation (ESCI) to disclose the number of patients referred by it to private hospitals for the implants and the prices paid to those hospitals.
The Employees' State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) today raised the monthly wage threshold to Rs 21,000, from the current Rs 15,000, for coverage under its health insurance scheme.
Through UWIN card, government wants to provide social security to all those people who are not covered either by Employees' Provident Fund Organisation or Employees' State Insurance Corporation
The Labour Ministry has directed retirement fund body EPFO and health insurance provider ESIC to exempt startups from inspection and filing returns for 3 years.
E-governance solution to enable automated healthcare services to over 60 million beneficiaries spread across the country.