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Nov 28, 2019
Nirmala Sitharaman is right; economy is not in a recession yet, but that doesn’t take away pain of slowdown from householdsA growth slowdown is, of course, a better scenario as compared to the state of recession, just like a recession is always better than a complete collapse of an economy.
Nov 13, 2019
Labour reforms: Govt to merge 13 central laws into single code; passage of Bill likely in Budget sessionThe government will push the Occupational Safety, Health and Working Conditions (OSH) Code in the Budget session of Parliament for approval, said Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar on Wednesday
Nov 12, 2019
IIP contracts for second consecutive month: Economy goes into a tailspin; $5 tn target is distant dream unless out-of-box measures are taken nowThe signs of further weakness in the Indian economy are emerging from every high-frequency data indicator.
Jul 11, 2019
Firstpost Explains: A look at the benefits, provisions of Worker Safety Code Bill and current scenario in IndiaUnion Cabinet approved for the introduction of the Code on Occupational Safety, Health and Working Conditions Bill, 2019. The proposal aims to enhance the coverage of the safety, health and working conditions provisions compared to the current scenario. The bill will merge the already existing 13 labour laws into a single code.
Jul 04, 2019
Economic Survey 2019 presents good overview, but should not be read as precursor to Sitharaman's maiden BudgetThe Economic Survey also takes a view that the NPA issue is behind us and hence banks can now lend.
Jul 02, 2019
Union Budget 2019: Private investors are doing the vanishing act; will Nirmala Sitharaman pull a trick to lure them back?The government needs to lure private investors back into India through a combination of measures including tax sops and change in land and labor laws.
Jun 20, 2019
Centre, states need to pursue labour law reforms to spur investments, job creations: SBI reportThe Centre and state governments need to pursue labour law reforms as these are necessary for improving investment and generating employment, said SBI in its research report 'Ecowrap' on Thursday
May 31, 2019
India to see 'big-bang' reforms in Narendra Modi's second term; govt may privatise or shut 42 PSUs: NITI Aayog VCThe reforms will include changes in labour laws, privatisation moves, and creation of land banks for new industrial development, said Rajiv Kumar
May 04, 2019
In mineral-rich Chhattisgarh, factory employees and farmers are uniting to fight Centre's 'anti-worker' policiesIn Chhattisgarh, where voting has concluded for all the 11 Lok Sabha seats, political parties weren't the only ones reaching out to the electorate. Trade unions did their own outreach.
Apr 30, 2019
Labour Day 2019: Not just vanishing private investments, high cost of labour too is killing India's job marketThere is no major mention of labour reforms in the BJP manifesto, even the Congress manifesto which speaks GST reforms and job creation has paid no significant attention to labour law reforms