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Apr 04, 2019
IMF cautions US-China trade war would hit manufacturing, agricultural jobs; would escalate tit-for-tat tariff battleIMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said US gross domestic product would fall by up to 0.6 percent and China’s would fall by up to 1.5 percent.
Jan 07, 2019
CMIE data shows 11 mn jobs lost in 2018: Labour reforms need of the hour, but no political party is serious about itAccording to a report by the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE), job losses, and the number of unemployed people in the country have been steadily rising
Dec 26, 2018
Creation of jobs, improving judicial adjudication, and bringing in foreign investment to remain concerns in 2019Leather and beef industries were major employers in the country, and even while new jobs could not be created, existing jobs were being jeopardized.
Dec 06, 2018
WTO chief Roberto Azevedo warns of economic danger of global trade war; says business not main cause of job lossesAzevedo welcomed the commitment by the Group of 20 over the weekend in Buenos Aires to reform the WTO to better preside over the modern trading system, saying the "system can be better."
Nov 27, 2018
General Motors to slash 14,700 jobs in North America; to focus on autonomous, electric vehiclesThe factories up for possible closure are part of General Mortors' effort "to right-size our capacity for the realities of the marketplace," as consumers shift away from cars to trucks and SUVs.
Oct 26, 2018
IT hiring gets a fillip: Software companies bullish on employment prospects, to scale up recruitment by March 2019The hiring of tech experts is likely to be higher in the non-IT domains because of automation.
Oct 23, 2018
Over 60,000 job losses likely in telecom sector; freshers from campuses may be preferred, says studyThe telecom sector, which has been witnessing rough weather in terms of profitability due to rising competition and lower margins, has witnessed large scale lay-offs making job scenario uncertain.
Oct 09, 2018
IMF says 180 million jobs for women at high risk globally as automation takes over; urge leadership to bridge digital divideNew technologies could further drive down demand and reduce relative wages for the routine tasks that women perform, lowering returns from labour market participation
Sep 06, 2018
GST effect: Complexities of new tax reform drive small enterprises out of business; many laid off despite growthThe GST replaced several federal and local taxes and tore down tariff barriers between India’s 29 states, but critics say that has been to the benefit mainly of large, nationwide businesses.
Sep 02, 2018
Why did govt go after cash component of black money? It only accounts for 5% of total tax evaded incomeArray