Tag: R&D

Google cancels 50% projects in Area 120 to cut costs

In an endeavour to ensure operational efficiency, Google has been trying to cut costs. In doing so, the tech major has decided to cancel...

200 R&D employees of Microsoft asked to leave

Close on the heels of laying off 1800 employees as part of a restructuring exercise, Microsoft has reportedly laid off 200 more. This time, it...

Poland gets new LTTS R&D centre, local engineering talent to be...

Larsen & Toubro Technology Services (LTTS), the global engineering services company, has launched its new engineering, research and development (ER&D) centre in Krakow, Poland....

Novartis India to lay off 400 employees

Now that Novartis India (NIL) has entered into a sales and distribution agreement with Dr Reddy’s Laboratories for a select range of medicines, it...

Abacus.AI to set up R&D centre in Mumbai, hire 200 by...

Abacus.AI is all set to establish its research and development (R&D) centre in Mumbai, at a cost of $50 million. While it will hire...

How MediaTek upskills its R&D talent to minimise attrition

The semi-conductor industry, which manufactures semiconductor chips for smart devices, is currently facing a shortage of supply against an alleviated demand, globally. In a bid...

MediaTek to hire across India, scale up R&D

In a bid to strengthen its position as a leading global chipset provider, Media Tek, the global fabless semiconductor company is preparing to hire...

Welspun Group ties up with NASSCOM to offer skilling programme to...

Welspun Group has partnered with NASSCOM for its FutureSkills Prime platform, which is a skilling programme focused on emerging technologies, powered by a partnership...

Microsoft’s new R&D hub to offer job opportunities to engineers in...

Microsoft will soon be unveiling its third research and development (R&D) centre in India, at Noida. The Centre will create thousands of job opportunities...

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,”...

50,000 employees subscribe to Capgemini’s ESOP

At least 50,000 employees from the 29 participating countries subscribed to Capgemini’s ninth annual employee stock ownership plan or ESOP. With an employee subscription...

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Krispy Kreme to pay over $1.1 million in back wages

About 516 workers of Krispy Kreme will receive over $1.1 million in back wages and damages. Federal investigations have brought to light what has...

Scrap 10+2 education format from next academic session: CBSE

As per the recommendation of the New Education Policy 2020 (NEP), the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), will soon direct all CBSE-affiliated schools...

Elon Musk is looking at hiring engineers from India

Twitter has been hogging the limelight for some time now. First, for its controversial and long-draw acquisition by Elon Musk and then by the...

US rail union workers demand 15 days of paid sick leave

A strike by rail union workers so close to the holiday season will be quite a disaster for the US economy, but it looks...

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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...