97,000 posts in analytics and data vacant in 2019, claims report
In 2019, close to 97,000 positions related to analytics and data were vacant due to a dearth of qualified talent.
God wanted PM Narendra Modi to do 'holy job' of abrogating Article 370: MoS Jitendra Singh
While speaking on abrogation of Article 370 from J...
Market, economy trends that should worry us more than auto sales, inflation
There is a disturbing trend that we perceive even in equity investing.
Amazon promises 1 million new jobs in India amid tensions with government
Amazon.com Inc chief Jeff Bezos had on Wednesday announced USD 1 billion (over Rs 7,000 crore) investment in India to help bring small and medium businesses online and committed to exporting USD 10 billion worth of India-made goods by 2025. "We are investing to create a million new jobs here in India over the next five years," Bezos said.
Amazon plans to create 1 million new jobs in India by 2025
The jobs – created both directly and indirectly – will be across industries, including information technology, skill development, content creation, retail, logistics, and manufacturing, and are in addition to the 700,000 jobs Amazon’s investments have enabled over the last six years in India.
Xiaomi created 50,000 jobs in India
Xiaomi in a press statement said that it generated employment for 50,000 people in India.
Oyo layoffs have hotel partners worried
Several existing hotel partners of Oyo expressed concerns over the job cuts at the SoftBank-backed company and said they had received no communication so far about reduction in client-facing roles.
After guided tour, envoys of Maldives, Argentina laud J&K’s ground situation
The envoys were invited by the government to see for themselves the situation in the backdrop of India’s August 5 decision to withdraw the special status given to J&K and to bifurcate the state into two Union territories.
Oyo may cut more jobs to shore up its bottom line
Executives say scale of layoffs ‘far larger’ than expected but Oyo denies any such plan.
SEZ eligibility may now depend on new jobs, R&D and not forex
The commerce department has proposed to replace the positive net foreign exchange (NFE), a primary requirement for SEZ units, with the new eligibility criteria in the wake of the extant SEZ policy being challenged in the World Trade Organisation (WTO), and a panel led by industrialist Baba Kalyani suggesting a revamp of the policy, officials aware of the development said.
Fewer new jobs in FY'20: Report
While the EPFO data suggests that annualised new enrolments could be 106.2 lakh crore for FY’20, the SBI research team calculations show that actual annualised net new payroll could be 73.9 lakhs, about 21 per cent or 15.8 lakh lower than actual net new pay roll generated in FY’18.
Amazon, Flipkart creating jobs only for delivery boys: FISME
FISME maintains that the technology-driven retail is way forward and one cannot be oblivious of the benefits it brings to consumers but at the same time the local industry can also not be ignored given its role in job creation.
Economic slowdown hits jobs sector: SBI report
India is projected to create 16 lakh less jobs in FY20, according to a SBI research report.
Cyient Q3 revenue drops on one-time client discount; firm cuts jobs
The company’s revenue dropped to $155.2 million, from $165 1 million a year ago.
Keep oneself relevant in job market through up-skilling: Sunil Somarajan, Reliance Capital
Technology is making several job roles redundant and the answer to keeping oneself relevant in the job market lies in up-skilling, said Sunil Somarajan, chief human resource officer at Reliance Capital.
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