Financially-hit due to COVID, DMRC slashes employees perks, allowances by 50%
The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has suffered loss of nearly Rs 1,300 crore since the closure of services on March 22 due to the COVID-19 situation, sources said.
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China's factory output perks up but consumers stay cautious
Analysts say signs of improvement continue to be seen in China ranging from steel production and car sales to more lights being turned on in industrial parks. However, they warn it could take many months for broader activity to return to pre-crisis levels.
People prefer govt employment for jobs security: Survey
"The outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic has transformed the job scenario in the country with regular reports of layoffs, furlough, pay cuts and other uncertainties. This has led to an increase in the demand for government jobs with 82.33 per cent respondents looking to apply for government jobs," according to a study by Adda247.
How the pandemic changed the way we look at jobs
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Power demand perks up as mercury soars, industrial activities rise
The peak power demand met is the highest energy supply during the day across the country.
Tax optimiser: Finance professional Aikat can save tax by Rs 25,000 via NPS, perks
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Perks of former JK chief ministers withdrawn by government
According to a gazette notification on Wednesday, the government amended the Jammu and Kashmir State Legislature Members' Pension Act and increased the pension amount to Rs 75,000 per month from Rs 50,000. Section 3-C of the Act, under which former chief ministers of Jammu and Kashmir were entitled to various privileges and perks, has now been omitted.
Drug companies offer perks to get staff back to work
India’s drug companies that come under essential services are handing out incentives and assurance of a sterile work environment to workers, to motivate them to get to work in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic.
No buyer's remorse, increased bank balance, more control: The many perks of cutting back on spending in a post-Covid world
For millions, cutting things out of the budget is an absolute necessity.
'Dead by Daylight: Mobile' review: Character-centric perks, absolute delight for die-hard horror game fans
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Side-effects of lockdown: Anxiety levels up among employees as appraisals get delayed, job loss fears rise
Experts said there is high stress that the current crisis has brought upon employees as well as organisations, and with the lockdown not looking to end soon, the emotional challenges employees are confronting have increased manifold.
Staff takeover deals in IT see retention perks
Indian IT has seen about a dozen such contracts in the past two years as clients seek their expertise for digital transformation. HCL took over the IT operations of Barclays and Broadcom, TCS of Transamerica, Wipro of Alight, and Infosys of Hitachi and Verizon.
To avoid ''office of profit'' row, no perks for Ravindra Waikar, Arvind Sawant?
In a bid to avoid any controversy over the appointment of Shiv Sena MLA Ravindra Waikar and party MP Arvind Sawant to key posts with Cabinet rank, the Uddhav Thackeray-led government may issue a notification as per which they may not get perks and allowances for the posts.