Tag: Jobs

Monster.com partners with KSDC, to provide 6 lakhs jobs and other...

Monster.com, the global recruiting website, has signed an MoU with the Karnataka Skill Development Corporation (KSDC) to assist people in finding jobs available around...

Aayu App to expand workforce, hire 10,000 people pan India

Healthcare services provider, MedCords, under the National Digital Health Mission, has launched the ‘Aayu Ambassador Programme’. This programme is aimed at providing employment opportunities...

Paytm to train 6000, offer jobs to eligible candidates

Paytm, the digital payment company, will train 6000 individuals over three years, to make them ready for the fintech domain. The tech company has...

Ban on layoffs in Argentina to end in December

Due to the economic slowdown resulting from the pandemic-induced mobility restrictions and lockdowns, the Government of Argentina had brought into effect two measures —...

People continue to leave their jobs in the US

The resignation spree continues in the US. A record 4.4 million people have left their jobs in the month of September 2021, which is...

HCL’s Hartford global delivery centre to provide 200 jobs to locals

HCL Technologies, the Indian technology company is all set to create at least 200 jobs at its newly launched global delivery centre at Hartford,...

Punjab govt. regularises jobs of 36000, hikes minimum wages

The Punjab government has decided to regularise employment for 36,000 contractual, ad hoc, temporary and daily-wage workers. The cabinet has approved the decision ahead...

Over 2.9 lakh Indians employed under PMEGP in 2021

Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP), which is the Central government’s flagship scheme implemented in 2017 to provide financial assistance to new enterprises, saw...

US sees accelerated hiring, adds 5 lakh + jobs in October

As reported by the US Labour Department, employers across the US created about 5,31,000 jobs in October, and caused the unemployment rate to dip...

Crypto jobs, profits on the rise in the US

Crypto jobs are on the rise in the US. The cryptocurrency market is flourishing and making big profits. As a result, people with low-paying...

11,000 MSMEs registered on Udyam portal created 1 lakh jobs in...

Chief Minister N Biren Singh has announced that nearly 1 lakh jobs were created by 11,000 MSMEs in Manipur till July this year. Singh...

50,000 jobs may be lost at Wells Fargo

In early September, Wells Fargo was said to be planning to cut about 25 per cent of its workforce, that is, at least 50,000...

£9.50 per hour will be the national minimum wage in the...

Starting April 2022, the national living wage in the UK will go up. Those over the age of 23 will earn £9.50 an hour,...

23 lakh Indian restaurant workers lost their jobs during the pandemic:...

According to the National Restaurant Association of India (NRAI), around 32 per cent of those employed in the organised sector of the restaurant and...

Furlough scheme ends, Britain to spend $678mn to help jobless get...

Ever since the pandemic began, Britain’s furlough scheme has helped pay the salaries of about 11.6 million workers. It kept them from feeling the...

Walmart to hire 1,50,000 to handle festive season rush

Walmart to hire 1,50,000 store employees ahead of the festive season. It will take on at least 1,25,000 workers at its warehouses and for...

Ford to create 11,000 jobs in the US; ex-employees in India...

Ford Motors announced its intention to expand operations in the US by setting up three major electrical-vehicle battery factories and an auto assembly plant...

PepsiCo’s new greenfield foods plant to create 1,500 jobs in UP

PepsiCo has commissioned a new greenfield foods plant — to be spread over 29 acres in Kosi Kalan, Mathura, Uttar Pradesh — following its...

40% quota for women in Tamil Nadu government jobs

On September 13, it was announced in the Tamil Nadu assembly that the state government has increased the reservation for women in government jobs...

Flipkart to create 12,000 jobs through 4 new fulfilment centres in...

Ahead of the madness of the festive season in India, Flipkart has added four new warehouses in Haryana, in Sankpa, Yakubpur, Kulana and Rewari....

At 48%, IT function highest contributor to active jobs

While the active job count in August 2021 was four per cent lower than the previous month, at 278K, the closing figures for August...

Citco to create 1200 jobs, to open new office at Hyderabad

The Citco Group of Companies is set to expand in India, and has opened a new office in Hyderabad as part of this plan....

Flipkart adds 3 fulfilment centres in Karnataka, creates 14,000 jobs

Flipkart has added three additional fulfilment centres in Karnataka to further strengthen its supply-chain network in the state and meet the growing demand of...

20 lakh jobs to be created as part of Kerala Knowledge...

The Government of Kerala is taking measures as part of the Kerala Knowledge Economy Mission, to create 20 lakh jobs by 2026. It is...

No government jobs, promotions to those with more than 2 children:...

The draft of the proposed UP Population (Control, Stabilisation and Welfare) Bill is likely to be tabled during the monsoon session of the state...

PwC India to create 10,000 jobs, hire 5x more from campuses

As part of PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) India’s new business strategy, ‘The New Equation’, the professional services company plans to pump in Rs 1,600 to create...

Flipkart adds 5000 jobs in Gujarat

Flipkart, the e-commerce platform, has added four additional supply chain facilities in the state of Gujarat, which will add about 5,000 direct and indirect...

UST has 10,000 tech jobs on offer in 2021

UST, the California-based digital transformation-solutions firm, is on the lookout for talent in the areas of artificial intelligence (AI)/machine learning (ML), cybersecurity, robotic process...

Pelted stones? No jobs, passports for you: J&K govt

The J&K government has said that those who have been involved in stone pelting, or have tried to disrupt law and order in any...

TCS to spend $300 mn on creating jobs in Arizona

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) plans to expand its operations in Arizona, for which it will invest over $300 million over the next five years....

‘No shift of jobs, investments from Haryana’: Maruti Suzuki

Maruti Suzuki has clarified that it is not shifting jobs from Haryana to Gujarat, nor is it shifting any investments. Only the production of...

Employees at McDonald’s outlet quit half way through their shift

A recent video on a video-sharing platform went viral showing employees at a McDonald’s outlet standing outside the outlet in mid-shift, refusing to work....

“Reinstate employee, pay back wages”: Court to Wipro

There was much cheer and celebration amongst members of the Karnataka State IT/ITeS Employees Union (KITU), when a Wipro employee who was forced to...

Reliance retail to create 10 lakh jobs in the near future

Reliance Retail has been witnessing significant growth even amidst the pandemic, as per the data revealed during the Company’s 44th annual general meeting. Not only...

Exxon to cut 10% of jobs every year

Exxon Mobil Corp., the American multinational oil and gas corporation, will reduce its workforce across offices in the US, by five to 10 per...

Top 5 Indian IT firms will add 96,000 jobs, clarifies Nasscom

The National Association of Software and Service Companies (NASSCOM) has clarified that the Indian IT-BPM sector will continue to be a net hirer in...

UK to create 19,000 jobs, build 17,000 homes

As part of its attempt to recover from the aftermath of the pandemic, the UK government has given the nod for 160 projects across...

22,000 temp jobs available in the Italian government

The Government of Italy is gearing up to hire over 22,000 temporary employees for positions in public administration. This is part of the Government’s...

Government officers can’t accept private job immediately after retirement

Government officials cannot take up jobs — part-time/contractual or full-time — in the private sector immediately after they retire. The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC)...

Employment growth forecast for 2021 insufficient to help jobless, new jobseekers

While the employment scenario in 2021 and 2022 will witness a rebound, it will not be enough to close the gap in employment brought...

Oman to offer 32K jobs, subsidies to first-time employees

The Sultan of the Kingdom of Oman ordered the nation’s government to work on initiatives that will offer 32,000 job opportunities this year. In...

Telecom contract jobs to increase with launch of 5G

With the Department of Telecom (DoT) approving applications of Bharti Airtel, Vodafone Idea, Reliance Jio, and other telecom companies to begin 5G trials in...

Employment drops in Australia, but rises in Canada in April

In Australia, companies cut jobs in April, a month after the Australian government’s wage subsidy came to an end. However, unemployment rate also dipped...

UP’s Oxygen Production Promotion Policy to generate jobs

The Government of Uttar Pradesh has rolled out a new Oxygen Production Promotion Policy 2021, which will not only take care of the paucity...

56% of salaried women exited the workforce in India in a...

Whatever the employment arrangement may be, women have always been more disadvantaged than men in the Indian workforce. According to the State of Working...

Serum Institute of India to create 6,500 jobs in Britain

With the objective of expanding its vaccine business and establishing a new sales office in Britain, the Serum Institute of India (SII) is all...

Telangana gets approval for 95% job reservation for locals

The proposal to reserve state government jobs for locals in Telangana was put forth a few years ago, and had received the President’s approval...

Fractal Analytics to hire 1,000 software engineers, graduates

Fractal Analytics, the New York-headquartered artificial intelligence (AI) and analytics company, is gearing to expand its team by about 1,000. Last year, it had...

US job openings rate rises to 4.9%

The rate of job openings attained a record high level in February, which is a good sign for job seekers. The number of vacancies...

Tesla to hire over 10,000 people, no college degree required

Elon Musk believes in going unusual way. This week he announced through a tweet that his company Tesla plans to hire around 10,000 people...

Why a coaching culture and not any other culture?

“Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,”...

Meta to cut costs, freeze hiring, restructure groups

Is Meta experiencing a crisis? That is the question uppermost in the minds of most people as the parent company of Facebook has announced...

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Upgrading skills will be focus of Kerala’s draft industrial policy

With the aim of creating jobs and retaining talent, Kerala has unveiled its draft industrial policy. The focus of the Policy is on upgrading...

How can hiring managers steer clear of interview bias?

A 2019 study by the Journal of Occupational and Organisational Psychology revealed that 60 per cent of interviewers know within the first 15 minutes...

78-day bonus for 11 lakh railway employees

For the twelfth year in succession, eligible employees of the Indian Railways will receive their productivity-linked bonus (PLB), which is equal to 78 days’...

WHO/ILO roll out policy brief on workplace mental health

A policy brief has been jointly published by the World Health Organsiation (WHO) and the International Labour Organsiation (ILO) about the need to address...

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“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...

“A CEO needs to acknowledge the silent majority who create the company’s fortunes” S...

Q. RPG is a diversified group with businesses spread across sectors and domains. however, its brands have a strong individual identity unlike other business...