Tax burden on wages rose in most OECD countries in 2017

Apr 26 2018

Workers’ tax burden crept higher in most OECD countries last year, averaging slightly more than a quarter of gross wages, the OECD said on Thursday.

Safety, minimum wages at coal mines of utmost importance: Goyal

Feb 26 2018

Piyush Goyal said the govt will be mindful of minimum wages provisioning of health services and safety yardsticks at coal mines in the upcoming bidding process.

LS speaker extends timeline for report on wages code bill

Dec 02 2017

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan has extended the timeline for the presentation of a report on the wages code bill by the parliamentary panel on labour.

Inflation pressures from wages still muted despite job gains: BoC

Oct 25 2017

The Bank of Canada said there are still signs of Canadian labor market slack despite strong job gains over the past year.

ECB sees inflation pick up despite weak wages: Constancio

Oct 15 2017

Vitor Constancio said, Euro zone inflation will pick up as the economic recovery continues, despite a puzzling disconnect between strong growth and weak wages.

Assam govt fixes minimum wages for loading/unloading

Oct 13 2017

The Assam government has fixed the minimum wages for workers employed in loading and unloading in the entire state.

Govt to set up advisory board to fix national minimum wages

Sep 27 2017

The govt will set an advisory board to fix minimum wages for various sectors applicable across the country, a senior official said.

German investors more upbeat than expected in September

Sep 19 2017

High employment and ultra-low borrowing costs are driving a consumer-led upswing in Europe’s biggest economy that looks set to help Merkel win a fourth term.

Several workers demand increase in NREGA wages, work days

Sep 11 2017

Scores of workers and activists staged a protest here demanding an increase in wages and work days under the NREGA scheme.

Delhi Assembly's Monsoon session begins on Tuesday

Aug 07 2017

The Kejriwal govt will also re-introduce three bills in the Monsoon session which were earlier sent back by the Centre with some objections.

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