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Feb 28, 2019
Increasing exports can lead to better jobs, higher wages in India; male workers to be main beneficiaries: World Bank-ILO reportIncreasing exports would boost the average wages, according to the report titled 'Exports to Jobs: Boosting the Gains from Trade in South Asia'.
Nov 27, 2018
India had highest average real wage growth in South Asia in 2008-17, says ILO reportThe Global Wage Report 2018/19 said that all emerging G20 countries, except Mexico, experienced significant positive growth in average real wages between 2008 and 2017.
Aug 20, 2018
International Labour Organisation for stronger implementation of wage law in India; cites low pay, inequalityILO's India Wage Report said that the country's economy in the past two decades has seen an annual average GDP rate of 7 percent but low pay and inequality persist
Aug 12, 2018
Congress asks Narendra Modi not to 'hoodwink' country on jobs, says govt has no major achievement to show for itselfCongress accused Narendra Modi of hoodwinking the country by playing with statistics on job creation. Spokesperson Pawan khera said prime minister wanted people to believe that its failures are the "achhe din"
Jun 30, 2018
Amendment to Maternity Benefits Act is a case of good intentions backfiring, ends up disincentivising hiring of womenThe Amendment to the Maternity Benefits Act disincentivises companies from hiring more women, leading to a reduction in the labour force participation of women.
May 15, 2018
Job market brightens up: Over 300,000 workers to be employed in solar, wind energy sectors in India, says ILOILO said that in countries such as Denmark, Estonia, France and Germany, as well as in India, South Korea, the Philippines and South Africa, a number of environmental policies and national development strategies make reference to skills development for the green transition.
May 11, 2018
Despite govt promises of 'fundamental labour changes,' Qatar workers struggle with same old problemsQatar has come under huge pressure over its treatment of workers since winning the right to host the 2022 World Cup
May 03, 2018
Over 68% of Asia-Pacific's workforce makes a living in informal economy, says International Labour Organisation1.3 billion people of the employed population in the Asia-Pacific make their living in the informal economy, says the International Labour Organisation.
Mar 12, 2018
NPA issue: Telecom, power sectors have contributed more than anything else, says P ChidambaramChidambaram dismissed the CAG report on telecom as a 'gross exaggeration' and said it focused on a few cases.
Mar 07, 2018
International Labour Organisation projects India's unemployment at 18.6 million in 2018: GovtThe International Labour Organisation (ILO) has projected unemployment in India at 18.6 million in 2018, higher than 18.3 million in 2017 in its report, Parliament was informed on Wednesday