For private educational institutions, the Kerala Government extends maternity leave benefits to teachers, other staff
- Recently, Kerala Government has extended maternity leaves for private educational institutions teachers and other staff
- The Central Government officially accepts the Kerala Government’s decision to bring these teachers and employees under the Maternity Benefit Act
- The amendment comes into force.
For an online bill payment, the Electricity department ties up with HDFC Bank
- The state electricity department has tied up with HDFC bank for online bill payments
- With the help of using an additional payment gateway, consumers in Goa can pay their bills digitally
- By visiting the department’s official site @ goaelectricity.gov.in, consumers have an option to make the payments via debit card, the credit card of any bank or net banking of around 40-odd banks
- Also, consumers can visit nearby department centers and make payments with the help of PoS machines by a debit or credit card.
To lease a Pacific island in Solomons, China company signs deal
- A Chinese company signs deal to lease pacific island in Solomons
- The leaked papers give the information that the Solomons Central Province made a strategic cooperation agreement
- The agreement is related to deep-water harbor coveted by the military, with the state-owned China Sam Group on September 22
- Officially China and Solomons established diplomatic relations.
Sajjan Jindal elected as a Vice Chairman for Worldsteel
- JSW Steel Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) Sajjan Jindal is elected as vice chairman for Global body World Steel Association
- Tata Steel CEO, ArcelorMittal Chief L N Mittal, and MD T V Narendran are appointed as the association members
- For one year the new officers were elected
- HBIS Group Co-Chairman Yu Yong is elected as a chairman and the board elected him in the chairman position.
20th All India Conference was inaugurated by G Kishan Reddy
- Shri G Kishan Reddy inaugurates 20th All India Conference
- The conference attended via organizations/ States/UTs
- Across country 80 Fingerprint experts/ delegates have attended the inaugural function
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