Bangladesh Labour Law

  • Rule of Law in Bangladesh 5th

    Administrative Law Class Roll: ZH-26, 4th Batch, 5th Semester Dept. of Public Administration, University of Dhaka. Cell : 01924202090, E-mail : RULE OF LAW IN BANGLADESH: AN OVERVIEW ABSTRACT: "No free man shall be taken or imprison or disseized or exiled or in any way destroyed nor will we go or send for him, except under a lawful judgment of his peers and by the law of the land". --MAGNA CARTA This paper is a presentation of the concept of rule of law, Dicey's theory

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  • Bangladesh

    t r i b u t i o n o f U N F PA a n d I P P F Bangladesh Country Evaluation Report DFID Department for International Development Addressing the Reproductive Health Needs and Rights of Young People since ICPD: The contribution of UNFPA and IPPF Bangladesh Country Evaluation Report September 2003 Written by: Alanagh Raikes Malabika Sarker Hashima-e-Nasreen For: UNIVERSITY OF HEIDELBERG UNFPA and IPPF Evaluation: Bangladesh Country Report CONTENTS Acronyms............

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  • Corporate Compliance of Labour Law

    Perspectives of Law and Business Assignment December 16, 2012 CORPORATE COMPLIANCE OF LABOUR LAWS INDEX PAGE No Cover Page with Contents 1 Introduction 2 Conceptual Discussions 3 Implementation of Labour Laws 6 Labour Laws Prevailing in Other Countries 26 Data Analysis & Interpretation 32 Conclusion & Recommendation 38 Bibliography 40 Chapter – 1 INTRODUCTION 1. Labour law also known as employment law is a body of laws, administrative rulings

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  • Corporate Compliance of Labour Law

    Assignment December 16, 2012 CORPORATE COMPLIANCE OF LABOUR LAWS INDEX PAGE No Cover Page with Contents 1 Introduction 2 Conceptual Discussions 3 Implementation of Labour Laws 6 Labour Laws Prevailing in Other Countries 26 Data Analysis & Interpretation 32 Conclusion & Recommendation 38 Bibliography 40 Chapter – 1 INTRODUCTION 1. Labour law also known as employment law is a body of laws, administrative rulings and precedents which address the legal rights of

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  • Critically Explain and Discuss the Meaning of International Labour Law and Explore Through a Rights-Based Approach the Extent of Individual Rights Employment Law Legislation in Caricom States.

    Essay Topic: Critically explain and discuss the meaning of international labour law and explore through a rights-based approach the extent of individual rights employment law legislation in CARICOM states. 1|P ag e What is labour law? Before understanding international labour law one must first understand what is labour Law. Simply put by Eaton (2005: p. 109) Labour Law is that part of law that deals with individuals and legal persons in their capacity as employees and employers, i.e. concerned

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  • Law Related to Financial Institutions of Bangladesh

    banking: System characterized by a banking system with a network of branch spread throughout country. This system of banking was developed in UK and is in operation in most of the countries of the world including Australia, Canada, India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh and so on. 2. Unit banking: Unit banking is a single banking- office banking business which is characterized by concentration of activities of a bank in a particular area and no branch operates business in its name elsewhere. In order to provide

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  • Analyse Now a Days How the Contemporary Labour Law Trend & Practices Apply.

    days how the contemporary Labour law trend & practices apply. The origins of labour law can be traced back to the remote past and the most varied parts of the world. While European writers often attach importance to the guilds and apprenticeship systems of the medieval world, some Asian scholars have identified labour standards as far back as the Laws of Hammurabi and rules for labour-management relations in the Laws of Manu; Latin American authors point to the Laws of the Indies promulgated

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  • Labour Standards

    ouLabour standards and poverty reduction Labour standards and poverty reduction May 2004 FOREWORD BY THE SECRETARY OF STATE FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT One of the greatest moral and political challenges of our time is the ending of mass poverty. To ensure action on a global scale, and to assess progress, the international community has set itself ambitious targets for the reduction of poverty, embodied in the Millennium Development Goals and affirmed by governments worldwide at the

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  • Labour Law

    ……………………………. The labor laws in Zimbabwe especially those governing the termination of employment in the Act Chapter 28:01 has been identified as the major cause of the country to slide down a greasy pole of paradigmatic economic recovery. These laws have been described by the Minister of Finance Mr. T endai Biti as ‘too rigid suffocating to business and inimical to economic recovery and development “and because of this he calls for an urgent change of these hostile laws. They are detrimental to

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  • Child Labour

    ------------------------------------------------- Child labour From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia A succession of laws on child labour, the so-calledFactory Acts, were passed in Britain in the 19th century. Children younger than nine were not allowed to work, those aged 9-16 could work 16 hours per day per Cotton Mills Act. In 1856, the law permitted child labour past age 9, for 60 hours per week, night or day. In 1901, the permissible child labour age was raised to 12.[1][2] Child labour refers to the employment of

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  • Child Labour

    CHILD LABOUR: MENACE TO EDUCATION “There can be no keener revelation of a society's soul than the way in which it treats its children.” – Nelson Mandela From this quote we can understand that children are future citizen of the nation and their adequate development is the utmost priority of the country. Progress of a country depends upon the education of the children which

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  • Child Labour

    | | CHILD LABOUR INTRODUCTION Child labour (U.S. child labor) refers to the employment of children at regular and sustained labour. This practice is considered exploitative by many international organizations and is illegal in many countries. Child labour was utilized to varying extents through most of history, but entered public dispute with the advent of universal schooling, with changes in working conditions during the industrial revolution, and with the emergence

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  • Labour Law

    addresses the concerns of the previously four ‘W’s’ with the addition of asking ‘why’ the incident took place. During his opening speech at the National Symposium, which was hosted by the Occupational Safety and Health Authority and Agency, Minister of Labour and Small Micro Enterprise Development Errol McLeod stated that inadequate risk assessments and failure to implement safe systems of work were contributors in more than seventy percent of the accidents that involved persons employed in the Manufacturing

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  • Labour Law

    INTRODUCTION The law on employment contracts in Zambia is governed by the established English law of contracts and Statute, the Employment Act. To be legally binding a contract of employment must therefore fulfil all the normal contractual requirements. (A) DETERMINATION OF THE EXISTENCE OF A CONTRACT OF EMPLOYMENT AND TERMINATION In order to determine and delineate employees from other contractual relations, the courts have devised tests to help identify employees: 1. THE CONTROL TEST This

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  • Employment and Labour Law

    wrongful dismissal or breach of contract of employment is the most important remedy given by the common law, or by the rule of equity for the protection of the job security of the employee. It also follows that the measure of damages obtainable for wrongful dismissal or breach of contract is of great consequence, because it is the measure of the protection of security of employment at Common Law. In accordance with the general principle in contract, that of restitution in integrum which state the

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  • Prelude to Child Labour

    1.1 Prelude to Child Labour Child is the father of a man. Child is the wealth of a state. Child is the hope and future of a nation. Child is the precursor of human civilization. When the child is so important in the life of a nation; he can neither be ignored nor neglected in the onward march of a world civilization. Children should therefore be properly reared up for the sake of human civilization, for the sake of a nation and its government. Environment should be so created that a child may

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  • Rmg in Bangladesh

    History of Ready-made Garment (RMG) Sector in Bangladesh Now a days textile sector of Bangladesh retains it's top position in global market. This can't be gained overnights. Bangladesh can get it's present position by dint of merit and industry of people of Bangladesh. The base of textile sector was first established in 60th decade of the last century."mercury shirts"which is originated from Karachi started the rmg business first.the industry exported shirts to the European market in 1965-66 first

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  • Democracy and Bangladesh

    protected from oppression by laws and limits on governmental power. Democratic governments put laws into place to protect their citizens and to ensure a safe and fair society. The people who lead a democratic country have to obey the same laws as everyone else. Democracy is a form of government in which all eligible citizens participate equally—either directly or indirectly through elected representatives—in the proposal, development, and creation of laws. It encompasses social, religious

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  • Child Labour

    Action against child labour ( ilo) IPEC’s aim is the progressive elimination of child labour worldwide, with the eradication of the worst forms an urgent priority. Since it began operations in 1992, IPEC has worked to achieve this in several ways: through country-based programmes which promote policy reform, build institutional capacity and put in place concrete measures to end child labour; and through awareness raising and mobilization intended to change social attitudes and promote ratification

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  • Comparative Law of Divorce in Bangladesh

    EQUAL RIGHTS IN LAWS RELATING TO DIVORCE: A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF DIFFERENT PERSONAL LAWS IN BANGLADESH A Research Monograph Submitted as Partial Fulfillment of Master of Laws (LLM) Degree Submitted By: Examination Roll No. 08239085 Registration NO.3347 Examination: 2012 Session: 2007-2008 DEPATMENT OF LAW UNIVERSITY OF RAJSHAHI BANGLADESH DECEMBER 2012 DECLARATION The researcher, as a candidate for the degree of Master of Laws (LLM), is fully aware of the rules and regulations

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  • Labour Law

    Section 1 (1) of the Labour Relations Act, 1995 defines “a strike as a cessation of work, a refusal to work or to continue to work by employees in combination or in concert or in accordance with a common understanding, or a slow-down or other concerted activity on the part of employees designed to restrict or limit output”. According to the “Labour Relations Act, 1995” the strikes are legal only if some preconditions are met such as the collective agreement must have expired, a strike vote must have

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  • Globalization & Bangladesh

    CHALLENGES OF GLOBALIZATION: HOW BANGLADESH CAN REAP ADAPT ITSELF TO REAP THE BEST BENEFITS IN THE 21ST CENTURY Lt Colonel Sharif Md Abul Hussain Dir Planning and Development, Bangladesh University of Professionals, E-mail: ABSTRACT The study investigates specific information regarding the challenges of globalization faced by Bangladesh and how it should prepare itself to coup with the challenges. The result suggest that Bangladesh is not in comfort in coping with the winds

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  • Labour Laws

    LABOUR LAWS IN INDIA Index Particulars 1. Introduction a) History of Labour law 3 5 6 6 8 9 27 Page No. b) Evolution of Labour law in India c) Purpose of Labour Legislations d) Constitutional provisions with regard to labour laws e) 2. 3. 4. Labour Policy of India List of Labour laws in India Classification of labour laws in India Overview of important labour laws in India a) Apprentices Act, 1961 29 36 51 of 55 b) Employees State Insurance Act, 1948 c) Employees Provident Fund And

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  • Labour Law

    An Overview of MJL Bangladesh Limited MJL Bangladesh Limited (formerly Mobil Jamuna Lubricants Limited) is the joint venture company between state owned Jamuna Oil Company and EC Securities Limited (subsidiary of the East Coast Group). The journey of blending world-class lubricants in Bangladesh started in 1998 when Mobil Corporation (after the merger known as Exxon Mobil Corporation) decided to set up Mobil Jamuna Lubricants Limited in partnership with the state owned Jamuna Oil Company Limited

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  • Mnc and Bangladesh

    Trade Unionism and Industrial Relations in Multinationals in Bangladesh Monowar Hossain Mahmood East West University Bangladesh Abstract Using the ‘convergence-divergence’ thesis as the baseline for the study of industrial relations and trade union activities in multinational subsidiaries, the present study tried to investigate extent of the trade union activities and IR practices of MNCs in a developing country context, i.e. Bangladesh, as well as influence of the MNCs on trade unions and IR activities

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  • Labour

    Labour Day, or the end of the summer holidays as most students know it as, is more than that, although most Canadians forget the fact. It is a day to celebrate how far we have moved from before the Toronto Typographical Union Strike, to today’s average day white picket fence working man’s 9-5, and all of the history, heartbreak and “striking” facts in between. The history of Labour Day started with the Toronto Typographical Union when in March 1872 they went on strike when its demands for a shorter

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  • Labour Law

    ------------------------------------------------- LABOUR LAW 1. Concepts * UK, France * Art. 1 * Rome Treaty: Jean monnet ‘the united states of E’ 2. Institutions - european council -council of EU - commission - parliament -ECJ 3. Labour law and social policy - thinner - social policy - 3 theories: neo-liberal, social democratic, Marxism - paradoxen 4. Historical development a) market rights as motivators of social rights ‘spill over’ - 60’s (neo liberal period)

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  • Indian Labour Law, Model Standing Orders

    attending late will be liable to the deductions provided for in the Payment of Wages Act, 1936. 9. Leave.— (1) Holidays with pay will be allowed as provided for in 1[Chapter VIII of the Factories Act, 1948] and other holidays in accordance with law, contract, custom and usage. (2) A workman who desires to obtain leave of absence shall apply to the 2 [employer or any other officer of the industrial establishment specified in this behalf by the employer], who shall issue orders on the application

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  • Child Labour

    According to the International Labour Organization (ILO), there were about 218 million child labourers around the world in 2004. The child means the person whose age is not over 18. A host of people consider that child employment is definitely wrong. On the other hand, others regard that children can receive significant experience from their paid jobs therefore it can play a key role in both learning and taking responsibility. This essay will examine the situation of child labour worldwide to discuss which

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  • Labour and Employment Law

    legislation (statutes) should you consider in evaluating the above scenario and why should you at least consider those statutes?  Mention at least two statutes and why you believe they might be relevant to the fact scenario. (2 marks) Hint: the common law is not a statute. The legislations that should be considered when evaluating the above scenario are the Ontario Human Rights Code (OHRC), the Employment Standards Act (ESA) and the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA). I believe that the OHRC

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  • Labour Law

    having less than ten total workers, operating on a proprietary or partnership basis.”Some examples of unorganised sector occupation are agriculture, construction, artisans, weavers, fishing, poultry farming etc. According to statistics of Ministry of Labour (2008), UW is classified into four groups: 1. Occupation 2. Nature of employment 3. Service Category 4. Special Category Broadly, the following can be treated as having informal employment: (i) own-account workers employed in their own informal

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  • Labor Law in Bangladesh

    the director general of the World Trade Organization (WTO) said that Bangladesh was “well on track” to achieve its development goals to become a middle-income country by 2021. The garment industry, which makes up 80 percent of the country’s export earnings and employs over 3.6 million people, has played an enormous role in the country’s economic progress. Due to a number of factors but mostly lower working wages, Bangladesh has beaten some of its neighbors like India, Thailand, Vietnam, and Cambodia

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  • Labour Laws

    M/S. SUNIL INDUSTRIES Vs. RAM CHANDER PRADHAN & ANR. Coram S. Rajendra Babu, S.N. Variava Citation , , , , Head Notes Head Notes not found Subject Subject not found Judgment PETITIONER: M/S. SUNIL INDUSTRIES Vs. RESPONDENT: RAM CHANDER PRADHAN & ANR. DATE OF JUDGMENT: 14/11/2000 BENCH: S. Rajendra Babu, & S.N. Variava, JUDGMENT: S. N. VARIAVA, J. L...I...T.......T.......T.......T.......T.......T.......T..J This Appeal is against an Order dated 7th May, 1997 by which the first

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  • Labour Law

    With the aid of case law critically discuss the integration or organisational test of identifying an employee from an independent contractor. In you answer you should indicate the origins of the distinction between an independent contractor and an employee, why courts adopted this test, when was it discarded and reasons thereof. The integration test was developed as an alternative to the control test by Lord Denning in Stevenson, Jordan & Harrison Ltd v MacDonald and Evans (1952). It relied

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  • Labour Law and Law Governing Markets

    European Social Law Essay “In Western European societies, the dissociation between labour law and the law governing markets, which resulted in the emancipation of the former [from the latter], has been of significant relevance” (Antoine Lyon Caen, translation from “Droit Communautaire du marché v.s. Europe sociale”) Discuss whether and to what extent the ECJ's judgements in Viking, Laval, and Rüffert make it difficult to uphold the division between labour law on the one hand and the law of the (internal)

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  • Bangladesh Labour Law

    Bangladesh Labour Act, 2006 Bangladesh Labour Act, 2006 (XLII of 2006) Section Content Page CHAPTER 1 PRELIMINARY 1. Short title, commencement and application 2. Definitions: (i) Retirement (ia) Partial disablement (ii) Manufacturing process (iii) Officer (iv) hours of week (v) Working journalist (vi) Workshop (vii) Factory (viii) adolescent (ix) mine (x) gratuity (x-a) tea plantation (xi) Retrenchment (xii) public utility service (xiii) Tribunal (xiv) Transmission

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  • Labour Law

    WARD’s 11days Training on Bangladesh Labor Law Application Course on Bangladesh Labor Law [ACBLL] Date: November 07-December 13, 2014 Day: Friday & Saturday of Every week Time: 6.00 pm to 9.00 pm Registration deadline: November 03, 2014 Venue: WINGS Centre, Dhanmondi, Dhaka. OUR UNIQUENESS Role Play & Activities Whole training will be conducted based on Role Play, Case Study, Self activity, hands on exercise, experiential learning, group work etc. Professional Panel

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  • Labour Law in China

    In China there exist labor laws which, if fully enforced, would greatly alleviate common abuses such as not paying workers. In 2006, a new labor law was proposed and submitted for public comment. Enacted in 2008, the Labor Contract Law of the People's Republic of China permits collective bargaining in a form analogous to that standard in Western economies, although the only legal unions would continue to be those affiliated with the All-China Federation of Trade Unions, the Communist Party’s official

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  • Labour Law Demystified

    LABOUR LAWS: DEMYSTIFIED CONSTITUTIONAL SCHEMA Art 246: Subject matter of laws made by Parliament and by the Legislatures of States Art 254: Inconsistency between laws made by Parliament and laws made by the Legislatures of States Concurrent List: Seventh Schedule: List III Entry 22: Trade unions; industrial and labour disputes Entry 23: Social security and social insurance; employment and unemployment Entry 24: Welfare of labour including conditions of work, provident funds, employers’ liability

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  • Labour Law

    COMPLIANCES FOR OCCUPIER UNDER FACTORIES ACT, 1948 S. No. | Compliance | Penalty | 1. | To appoint Welfare officer wherein 500 or more workers are ordinarily employed | Imprisonment of 2 years or fine upto Rs. 100000 or both and further fine of Rs. 1000/day till the contravention continues | 2. | To appoint safety officer wherein 1000 or more workers are ordinarily employed | Imprisonment of 2 years or fine upto Rs. 100000 or both and further fine of Rs. 1000/day till the contravention continues

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  • Labour

    25 Updated December 2009 Strengthening Democracy and Democratic Institutions in Pakistan UNDERSTANDING LABOUR ISSUES IN PAKISTAN PILDAT is an independent, non-partisan and not-for-profit indigenous research and training institution with the mission to strengthen democracy and democratic institutions in Pakistan. PILDAT is a registered non-profit entity under the Societies Registration Act XXI of 1860, Pakistan. ©Pakistan Institute of Legislative Development And Transparency - PILDAT All rights

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  • Tannery of Bangladesh

    purpose of this term paper is to provide an insight view of the condition of the workers working in one of the major industries of Bangladesh. The comparison is totally centered on the Bangladesh Labor code, 2006. The focus of this report is mainly on the wages and payments, working hours and leaves, maternity benefits, welfare, employment of adolescent regarding the Bangladesh Labor Code, 2006. This paper will provide a brief view of the Labor code as well as its implication and application in different

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  • Labour Law 2016 Changes Uae

    | |labor law intended to set the rules governing the legal and links related to the work done by a person for a fee for someone else , and under his| |guidance and his authority or supervision and control. | |For this branch of the law's impact on our economic and social life which makes it super economic and social importance. | |It is the economic labor law plays a role a great

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  • Bangladesh Labour Law

    BANGLADESH LABOUR LAW 2006-(RMG SECTOR) Table of Contents Page No. PART 1: WORKING CONDITIONS ..........................................................................................1 1.1 WAGES...............................................................................................................................4 1.1.1 Definition ................................................................................................................. 4 1.1.2 Persons responsible for the payment

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  • Labour Law

    cf Capital Structure Ratios * Debt Equity Ratio : It indicates the relationship between the external equities or outsiders funds and the internal equities or shareholders funds. It is determined to ascertain soundness of the long term financial policies of the company. Significance : Debt to equity ratio indicates the proportionate claims of owners and the outsiders against the firm's assets. The purpose is to get an idea of the cushion available to outsiders on the

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  • Labour Code

    Bangladesh Labour Act, 2006 Bangladesh Labour Act, 2006 (XLII of 2006) Section Content Page CHAPTER 1 PRELIMINARY 1. Short title, commencement and application 2. Definitions: (i) Retirement (ia) Partial disablement (ii) Manufacturing process (iii) Officer (iv) hours of week (v) Working journalist (vi) Workshop (vii) Factory (viii) adolescent (ix) mine (x) gratuity (x-a) tea plantation (xi) Retrenchment (xii) public utility service (xiii) Tribunal (xiv) Transmission

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  • Labour Laws

    TO: Deputy Manager FROM: Akosua A Kaako DATE: 28TH OCTOBER 2011 SUBJECT: RE: QUERRY ON FLIGHT CTQ-207 ON 25TH OCTOBER 2011 With reference to the flight manifest for the 25th October 2011, we had thirty two (32) passengers booked on the flight. And check in usually starts at 2.30pm and ends at exactly 3.30pm as per the companys standards. Also, it’s the companys policy to pick stand by passengers after counter has closed because, its not proper to temper with bookings

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  • Recent Unrest in the Rmg Sector of Bangladesh: Is This an Outcome of Poor Labour Practices?

    February 2012 Recent Unrest in the RMG Sector of Bangladesh: Is this an Outcome of Poor Labour Practices? Chowdhury Golam Hossan (Corresponding author) Assistant Professor of Management College of Business Administrations, Abu Dhabi University Abu Dhabi, UAE Tel: 972-501-5710 E-mail: Md. Atiqur Rahman Sarker (Lecturer) Department of Business Administration, East West University 43 Mohakhali, Dhaka 1212, Bangladesh Tel: 88-017-4427-0243 E-mail: Rumana

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  • Child Labour

    CHILD LABOUR  1.The best way to reduce child labor for multinational corporations? Child labor offers perhaps the best example that big improvements in the workplace are always driven from pressure from within. Banning imports of products made by minors might make the people of San Francisco happy, but it has done very little to improve the lot of poor children overseas. “There is very little evidence supporting any connection between trade and child time allocation other than through the impact

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  • Indian Labour Law Cases

    17 of the Act, files a writ petition under Article 226/227 of the Constitution of India, is the writ petition maintainable?: The writ petition is not maintainable if by filing it the employer has deliberately chosen to circumvent the provisions of law.   Is it competent for the Authority to entertain and decide an application for payment of subsistence allowance?: The subsistence allowance payable to an employee placed under suspension pending Departmental Enquiry is covered within the definition

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