Tag: Employment

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...

Smytten to expand 300-strong team

Smytten, the tech-enabled product discovery and trial platform, is planning to expand its present team which is already about 300 strong. The Company that...

Centre told to hire 10 lakh people in 1.5 years

The Ministry of Home Affairs has initiated a process to fill vacancies across Central government departments on a mission mode. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has...

Ukraine has lost 30% of employment, 4.8 million jobs: ILO

The crisis in Ukraine has caused disruptions in the economy and massive internal displacement. Not only have jobs been lost but there has been...

Rajasthan to invest Rs 71,486.4 Cr. to create employment for 26,000

With approvals being granted to investments in projects worth Rs 71,486 crore, the state of Rajasthan is all set to create 26,000 jobs. Rajasthan’s friendly...

2,000 to lose employment as Nokia suspends activities in Russia

About 2,000 employees are going to be rendered jobless as Nokia has decided to pull out of the Russian market. In an official statement posted...

Focus on jobs with Rozgaar Budget and Rozgaar Bazaar

Government of Delhi is gearing to create 20 lakh jobs in the retail, food, logistics, tourism, entertainment, construction, real estate and green energy spaces,...

How sandwich generation or 50 plus can combat job loss

Middle-aged adults, in their 40s and 50s, are often referred to as the sandwich generation because of the stage of life they are in....

‘Compensate employee for death due to stress during employment’: BHC

In an interesting case, the Bombay High Court (BHC)has instructed a Maharashtra-based travel company to compensate a truck driver who died on the job....

Meghalaya government extends upper age limit for employment

The Meghalaya government has extended the upper age limit for those seeking employment, from 27 to 32 years. For those from Scheduled Tribes (ST),...

Rise in formal employment, over 85 lakh jobs created during FY21:...

The Central Statistics Office (CSO), the governmental agency responsible for coordination of statistical activities in the India, estimates that around 85.5 lakh jobs were...

Rajasthan government to help women ‘Back to Work’

A new scheme called ‘Back to Work’ was launched in Rajasthan, which will provide job opportunities, to women in the private sector in the...

Google employees  protest against mass layoffs

Google, the tech giant, recently fired approximately 12,000 employees in January, which resulted in protests from workers in both the US coasts. The workers...

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Severance package costs $640 million for 18000 laid off amazon employees

Last month, Amazon laid off over 18,000 employees and, as a result, the company incurred a cost of $640 million in severance packages in...

OLX, Intel, Impossible Foods, and Philips layoff globally

Intel is cutting 340 jobs at its Folsom, California campus, as informed to state and local officials.   The layoff is announced due to a ‘challenging...

7 companies lay off their workforce globally

 Match Match Group Inc, the company behind popular dating platforms such as Tinder, Hinge, and OkCupid, announced on Wednesday that it would be laying off...

UAE firms enroled their employees in job loss insurance scheme

A job loss insurance scheme took effect on January 1, 2023 in the UAE, and many companies have registered their employees for it. The...

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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....

“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...