BlueTree 2.0, The Grand Launch

We are thrilled to announce the opening our vibrant new office space. This is a big step for all of us and we take pleasure in sharing it with you! The new office space represents the energy of our employees, our values, new technology and the future. The successful journey of growing from a 4 seater small office 6 years ago, to a 200 seater space today as a successful B2B product company, has only been possible because of our passionate employees. And as a way to thank everyone who has been associated with this incredible journey, we invited some very special members of our BlueTree family to inaugurate the occasion. Parents play a very important role in each of our lives and for most of us, they are the greatest source of inspiration. Hence we invited parents of the employees associated ...

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Government To Bring Out Low-Cost Housing Scheme For PF Subscriber

The Labour Ministry will come out with a scheme to provide low-cost housing for Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) subscribers, Union Minister Bandaru Dattatreya said on Sunday. “To further encourage members to continue their PF membership throughout their working life we are actively considering a proposal to assist PF members in getting a house by pledging their present and future PF accumulations. The members would be free to procure a house wherever they want,” Mr Dattatreya, the Union Minister of State for Labour and Employment, told reporters here. “We expect members to be benefitted by this (new scheme) by ensuring that they use their long-term savings in PF to buy a life asset of house. This would contribute to the dream of Prime Minister Narendra ...

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PF Body Wants Your Money To Be Deposited Via Online Mode Only

Retirement fund body Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has asked its over 120 field offices across the country to ensure that all employers are depositing their provident fund contributions only through electronic mode by using the Internet banking. It has been witnessed that despite clear instructions, about Rs. 477 crore was deposited in July through cheques, which constitute 4.98 per cent of the total Rs. 9,576 crore received as PF dues from employers during the month. “It is noticed that 46,965 (PF deposits) challans are deposited through cheques…identify the establishments depositing their contributions through cheques and ensure that all collections are received through Internet banking,” an order issued by the Employees’ Provident Fund Organ ...

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Rajya Sabha passes Bill to raise maternity leave to 26 weeks

The Rajya Sabha on 11th Aug 2016 passed the amendments to the Maternity Benefit Act that seeks to provide 26 weeks of maternity leave to working women and 12 weeks to commissioning mothers and introducing an enabling provision of “work from home” for nursing mothers. The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave its ex post facto approval to the bill on Wednesday. The provisions are applicable to all establishments employing 10 or more people. The amendments will help about 1.8 million women in the organised sector, the Cabinet had said. As per the proposed amendments, maternity leave for women working in both private and public sector will be enhanced to 26 weeks from the current 12 weeks. However, women who already have two or more children will get only 12 w ...

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Kronos recognizes BlueTree’s continued focus on Kronos practice, 3rd time in a row!

At recently concluded KronosLIVE -2016, Kronos recognizes BlueTree’s continued focus on Kronos practice, 3rd time in a row. KronosLIVE is an event series that offers the latest insights into how Kronos workforce management solutions help organizations manage their most strategic asset – their workforces.  Kronos Innovation Awards recognize Kronos Partners due to focused Kronos practice, strong leadership team and have created unique services that help customers find innovative solutions to more effectively manage their workforces. Kronos solutions is a tightly integrated suite of time and attendance, leave management, absence management  and scheduling software with associated analytics that help companies manage workforce in real time thus helping cut costs and improve productivity. ...

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