News Brief | September 2014
CIL eyes major manpower revamp
(CIL) is planning a major restructuring of its manpower across subsidiaries to improve efficiency and reduce costs. The company, criticised for overstaffing with over 3.4 lakh employees, has decided to optimise manpower utilisation by eliminating unproductive jobs, overlapping roles and non-value adding activities and processes, according to a senior official quoted in news reports. According to the Economic Times, the official ruled out retrenchments.