All posts tagged "Employment"

  • Little India Desk | August 17, 2018

    Two-Thirds of Indian Workers Earn Less Due to Childhood Stunting: Report

    Adverse effects of childhood stunting have a bearing on income levels in adulthood, a World Bank study shows....

  • Little India Desk | August 13, 2018

    Mechanisms Needed to Curb Indian Immigrant Workers’ Exploitation: Parliament Panel

    Strong mechanism should be developed in coordination with central ministries and state governments for grievance redressal of overseas...

  • Little India Desk | July 27, 2018

    Number of Indian Graduates Getting Work Permits in U.S. Rises Even As Growth Declines: Report

    Number of Indian graduates under OPT in U.S. saw maximum drop in growth in 2017, shows a Pew...

  • Little India Desk | July 19, 2018

    Number of Indians Committing Suicide in Gulf Nations Rose in 2017: Report

    322 Indians killed themselves in the Gulf countries of UAE, Oman, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait in 2017.

  • Little India Desk | June 23, 2018

    Malaysian Restaurateurs Concerned Over Govt Move to Hire Only Local Cooks

    Malaysian restaurant owners urge government to consider their views before making it mandatory for them to hire only...

  • Little India Desk | June 15, 2018

    UAE Announces New Insurance System, Visa Rules for Foreign Workers

    UAE introduces new workers' insurance scheme, and changes in visa rules.

  • Little India Desk | June 15, 2018

    Job Opportunities For Indians Take a Hit As India-Maldives Ties Get Strained

    Applications for work permits of hundreds of Indians are pending in Maldives, says report.

  • Little India Desk | May 28, 2018

    Expat Visas Banned for Another Six Months in Oman

    Oman extends ban on work visas for expats to promote recruitment of more local people in the private...

  • Little India Desk | May 25, 2018

    Employer Fined for Withholding Parental Leave Funds from Worker in Australia

    Employer fined in Australia for failing to transfer the amount due to a woman employee for her paid...

  • Little India Desk | May 18, 2018

    Canadian Province Looks Towards India for Recruiting Tech Talent

    A shortfall of 30,000 skilled individuals to fill tech-related jobs expected by 2021 in British Columbia, Canada. ...