ET News related to HR
(18 Oct’10 to 22 Oct’10)
Future Group, Everonn to offer
training in retail
•50-50 joint venture between Future Human
Development and Everonn Skill Development will train
young people for various positions required in organized
•Short-term and long-term programmes will be offered,
oSchool leaving youngsters.
•Training programmes will focus on:
oSupply chain management
oShort courses: warehousing, housekeeping, home
furnishing and beauty & wellness.
•Future Group will provide its domain knowledge in retail
and course methodology.
•Everonn Education will manage content and provide reach
through VSAT connectivity across its centres.
Labour min sees red over tax
demands on health cover
•A service tax demand on Employees’ State Insurance
Corporation may bring Labour ministry and Finance
ministry on collision course.
•ESIC has an annual income of aroud Rs. 4500 crore
with 5.5 crore beneficiaries.
•ESIC is expected to hike administrative costs paid by
employers to factor in service tax.
Haryana increases DA for family
pensioners to 45%
•Haryana government has increased dearness allowance
for its pensioners and family pensioners from 35% to
•Government would spend Rs. 12 crore per month on
•To provide DA for the period from July 2010 to
February 2011, an additional amount of Rs. 96 crore
would be incurred.
TN farm dept to hire staff for pvt
•Tamil Nadu farm department has drawn up a list of
10,000 vacancies in companies that manufacture and
market farm implements, fertilizers and seed.
•Government will provide skills to the jobless with a
stipend of Rs. 6000 per month and make sure they are
•Coimbatore-based Suguna Group has requested for
1500 workers this year and another 1500 employees in
next financial year.