Tag: employment rate

Unemployment rate rises from 8% to 8.30% in Dec. 2022

As per the data from the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE), the unemployment rate in India has risen from 8 per cent to...

New report shows an uptick in November hiring numbers

After observing months of slowdown in hiring in the IT industry, November finally shows signs of recovery, albeit only marginally. A talent management platform...

‘Lockdown generation’ sees lower employment rates and entrenched inequality: LSE report

Developing economies across the world usually have large informal sectors, where workers lack the basic security and protection, such as paid leaves. The Indian...

Salaried jobs nearly 19 million short of 2019-20 average

As the coronavirus swept across the country, it infected around 2.7 million people and hit the economy hard. According to data from the Centre...

India’s unemployment rate goes up to 8.67%

The Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE) has revealed that there has been a rise in rural unemployment rate by 190 basis points, which...

Unemployment rate increases by 15 percentage points after lockdown: CMIE

For the first time, the labour participation rate (LPR) in India has fallen below the 42 per cent mark, resting at 41.90 per cent...

Employee strikes in European countries

On January 25, 2023, at Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER), all passenger flights were canceled as airport staff walked out because of a dispute over...

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Who would like to join Twitter now?

Post Twitter’s acquisition by Elon Musk, the social-media company has been on a layoff spree. Not only did the Company fired many people from...

India to get ‘Skills and Gender Parity Accelerator’

The World Economic Forum has assured that soon, a ‘Skills and Gender Parity Accelerator’ will be established in India to focus on and build...

Wages of Pak government staff may suffer, IMF refuses funds

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has refused to provide financial aid to Pakistan, which is currently experiencing a severe economic crisis, at a time...

Year-end bonus checks delayed for google employees

In a change in functioning, Google has postponed the distribution of its year-end bonus checks to employees, which is unusual for the company as...

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“Being good to everyone is being unjust to performers,” Mathew Job, CEO, Crompton

Q. In today’s times, what’s more challenging for a CEO like you — profit & business growth, talent & people, diversification, compliance or managing...