Tag: Employment

Unemployment rate in Australia falls, so does labour participation rate

According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS), the net employment in Australia went up by only 6,700 in September from what it was...

Sintex to set up manufacturing unit in Telangana, create 1000 jobs

Sintex BAPL, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Welspun Corp. has entered into a formal agreement with the Government of Telangana to establish a manufacturing unit...

Ericsson ties up with TSSC to upskill young talent; launches CoE...

Ericsson has announced the launch of its centre of excellence (CoE) in collaboration with the Telecom Sector Skill Council (TSSC), at Delhi Skill and...

Foxconn’s unit to generate jobs in Tamil Nadu

Foxconn will be generating nearly 6,000 employment opportunities with the establishment of its new facility. The Foxconn Industrial Internet (FII), a division of Foxconn,...

Gujarat accounts for 43% jobs provided via employment exchanges

As per statistics released by the Ministry of Labour and Employment, for 2022, the state of Gujarat accounted for 43 per cent of the...

Amazon to invest $15 billion in India, create 20 lakh jobs

Following a meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Andy Jassy, CEO, Amazon, has said that the company will invest $15 billion in India. Considering...

Labour laws and policy reforms help workers in past 9 years:...

Bhupendra Yadav, union minister, labour and employment, addressed a press conference in New Delhi highlighting the achievements of the ministry over the past 9...

39 % employees & 53% CEOs fear survival of their companies: PwC survey

PwC's 'Asia Pacific Workforce Hopes and Fears' survey highlights the financial, environmental and social pressures in the Asia Pacific region and has uncovered some...

Punjab government holds placement drive today offering 10,000 job opportunities 

Punjab employment generation, skill development and training department is organising a pan Punjab placement drive, known as Rozgar Mela, on June 7. The drive...

NMMS app to capture attendance for MGNREGS workers

To ensure more transparency in the implementation of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (Mahatma Gandhi NREGS) in the states and Union...

Canada’s unemployment rate is 5%; 1.5 lakh jobs created in Jan.

While experts had predicted that Canada unemployment rate will go up to 5.1 per cent, the country’s economy has done better than expected. It...

Transgender employment and quotas: Delhi HC seeks Centre’s stance

The Delhi High Court has requested a response from the Indian government regarding a petition that calls for the employment of transgender individuals and...

NoBroker begins hiring amid layoff frenzy

Over 30 freshers from IIT were recently hired for Android, iOS, engineering, frontend, backend, and design teams, as well as marketing roles. The development comes...

60.13 lakh have benefitted from Atmanirbhar Bharat Rojgar Yojna

On October 1, 2020, the Atmanirbhar Bharat Rojgar Yojna (ABRY), an initiative to create employment was launched. The aim of this initiative was to...

Quess Corp crosses 5 lac active associate mark; witnesses highest growth...

Quess Corp, the business service providing company and amongst the largest employers in the private sector in India, has crossed the 5,00,000+ active associate...

Randstad India will provide employment to 6,000 techies

Randstad India, the HR services firm, which is expanding rapidly in Andhra Pradesh, has launched a new centre in Visakhapatnam (Vizag). Not only is the...

Microsoft to skill 45,000 women, youth in 3 years

To help take care of the skill gap in the field of cyber security, Microsoft has decided to skill 45,000 women under its CyberShikshaa...

‘Beyond Bengaluru’ to create jobs for 12,000 in Mysuru

Mysuru is all set to become the Semicon Valley of India having attracted investments worth Rs 1400 crore for development of the Mysuru cluster....

Tech Mahindra will employ 3,000 in Gujarat by 2027

Gujarat will provide employment to many in the coming years. Tech Mahindra has announced its intentions to hire at least 3,000 people in the...

National Career Service portal shows over 4 lakh vacancies

The Ministry of Labour & Employment (MoLE) has reported that the Government of India’s National Career Service (NCS) portal has about 4,82,264 active vacancies...

Infosys launches digital centre, to create 1,000 jobs in Calgary

Over the next two years, Infosys plans to create 1,000 jobs in Calgary, Canada. This is double the number the Company had originally promised....

India ranks 3rd in list of top 10 countries for solar...

According to the ninth edition of the International Renewable Energy Agency’s (IRENA) ‘Renewable energy and jobs’ annual review series, the top 10 countries that...

1 lakh get jobs in Rajasthan in 6 days

The Indira Gandhi Urban Employment Guarantee Scheme has given employment to one lakh people in Rajasthan in less than a week after its launch...

32,000 jobs added, vacancies in Canadian healthcare, social assistance sectors rising

Canada has more jobs on offer now, with about 32,200 vacancies waiting to be filled. As per statistics in the May-June period vacancies rose...

40,000 will get employment at Gandhi Nagar market

The Government of Delhi’s Gandhi Nagar redevelopment projects hopes to transform the crowded Gandhi Nagar market into a global brand. This, in turn, will...

Rozgaar Bazaar portal helps 10 lakh+ find jobs

Data released by the Delhi government reveals that ever since the launch of the ‘Rozgaar Bazaar’ portal, in July 2020, the portal has managed...

How this energy company is championing employee inclusivity & engagement

In today’s competitive business landscape, fostering an inclusive and engaging work environment is not just a feel-good initiative; it’s a strategic imperative. Jakson Green,...

Trident’s Asmita leaves blossom into inclusive workplaces

Forget the tired trope of corporate activism. In the heart of India's textile industry, Trident, a manufacturing company, is quietly weaving a revolution in...
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Engagement is outdated: The future of success lies in ‘employee involvement’

In the ever-evolving landscape of the contemporary workplace, a profound metamorphosis is underway, challenging the conventional emphasis on employee engagement. This paradigm shift posits...
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Tata Steel: Journey through excellence in talent acquisition 

Tata Steel, part of the Tata Group, is a multinational steel-making company headquartered in Mumbai, India. It is one of the world's leading steel...

Technical glitch causes $200 million windfall in Zurich

The city of Zurich is attempting to recover approximately 175 million Swiss Francs, equivalent to about $200 million, following a technical glitch that resulted...

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Bumble to let go 350 to align future strategic priorities

In a move to enhance operational efficiency, Bumble has unveiled its recent restructuring plan. The company has announced to cut 350 jobs, constituting 30...

Three-day office week for Tech Mahindra employees starting April

After big tech giants such as Cognizant, Infosys and IBM, it is now Tech Mahindra that has joined the list of tech companies calling...

UK govt simplifies hiring process; no more renewals for sponsor licences

The UK government has announced changes aimed at easing the process for local businesses to hire foreign workers. Effective 6 April, 2024, there will...

Pension dept encourages staff with ‘Anubhav Awardees Speak’

To foster commitment, dedication and enthusiasm among Central government employees in fulfilling their duties, the Department of Pension and Pensioners' Welfare (DOPPW) introduced the...

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Data analytics and not technology will redefine HR

Q. How satisfying has been your professional journey of 39 years? A. It has been a bagful of mixed experiences. At times I have been...

EQ, IQ & empathy define the success of a CEO

Q. You spent 16 years at LIC before moving to a corporate role at ICICI Prudential. Now, 22 years on, I am still curious...

“The big change has been that we have moved from jobs to skills,” Amaresh...

Q. How would you define the culture at GE? A. Having been present in this region since 1902, GE has been around for 120 years....
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