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MTNL, BSNL strategic assets; 92,000 employees opt for VRS: Minister

The merger would resultantly help the two companies to "provide better quality services to customers on a pan-India basis.

04 Dec 2019 1:18 PM

92,700 BSNL, MTNL employees opt for voluntary retirement

The PSUs had set December 3 as last date for employees to opt for VRS.

03 Dec 2019 8:16 PM

MTNL rings in strong VRS response; over 13,500 staff opted for scheme so far

The government has approved a plum Rs 69,000-crore revival package for BSNL and MTNL.

20 Nov 2019 3:06 PM

Over 77,000 employees have opted for BSNL VRS: official

BSNL is looking at savings of about Rs 7,000 crore in wage bill, if 70,000-80,000 personnel opt for the scheme.

19 Nov 2019 1:06 PM

Nearly 70,000 BSNL employees opted for VRS so far: Chairman

The two firms will also monetise assets worth Rs 37,500 crore in the next three years.

11 Nov 2019 3:56 PM


Over 60,000 BSNL, MTNL employees have opted for VRS so far: Telecom Secretary

The numbers of VRS optees have been steadily rising since the plan was announced earlier this week.

09 Nov 2019 12:25 PM

VRS package may save Rs 1,080 cr in annual salary tab: MTNL chief

The telco expects about 9,500 employees to opt for the scheme as and when it comes up, according to its chairman.

24 Apr 2019 2:18 PM

BSNL employee union opposes VRS, seeks 4G spectrum for telco revival

Still, the DoT is creating roadblocks for BSNL to avail credit from banks.

05 Apr 2019 8:26 AM

Air India disinvestment: Govt explores ways to absorb workers in public sector

Air India, estimated to have a debt burden of more than Rs 50,000 cr, and the divestment plan is aimed at reviving the airline's fortunes.

14 Jan 2018 6:14 PM

Panel yet to prepare VRS proposal for CIL workers: Piyush Goyal

Committee has been constituted to deliberate and formulate the draft Voluntary Retirement Scheme.

27 Dec 2017 4:51 PM


Ahead of merger, SBI offers VRS to 6,000 employees

Employees that bank wants to offer VRS scheme come from five associate banks to be merged with SBI soon.

29 Mar 2017 2:30 PM

Unions to oppose VRS for SBI associates' employees

Earlier, SBI chairperson had said there would be about 26,000 employees retiring in next two years.

18 Mar 2017 11:41 AM