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Feb 01, 2018
Budget 2018: Govt initiatives have potential but improved connectivity essential for digital transformationDemonitisation has helped ensure digital literacy across India, giving rise to fintech companies which can drastically change India's job market. Digital literacy and skill development should go hand-in-hand
Dec 05, 2017
Ahead of RBI policy, Surjit Bhalla wants MPC to cut rate by 200 bps, says central bank shouldn't be carried away by 6.3% GDPThe RBI MPC’s reluctance to cut rate means that no businesses can survive as the cost of working capital is high and no entrepreneur will be willing to hire new people, Surjit Bhalla said.
Nov 06, 2017
First demonetisation and then GST dealt crippling blows to India's already dismal job creation recordAccording to the BSE-CMIE month wise unemployment data, November and December last year were the worst months for jobs in the entire 12-month period, with overall unemployment highest in November at 6.55 percent followed by 6.42 percent in December
Oct 04, 2017
At World Economic Forum, IMF meetings, future of jobs driving agenda and converge of leadersDemographic dividend is a flashy word but with it comes the other dull sounding expression: dependancy ratio. The number of people who are dependant on the working age population - children and the elderly - is falling in India faster than it ever has.
Sep 25, 2017
Narendra Singh Tomar hails Skill India programme, blames past govts for not focussing on skilling youthThe problem of unemployment would not have acquired such proportions if India had initiated the skilling mission for its youth soon after Independence, Union Rural Development Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said in New Delhi on Sunday.
Sep 22, 2017
Microsoft supported over 4,000 Indian start-ups and trained 30,000 youth within the past year: ReportMicrosoft said it recognises that India's entrepreneurial landscape would aid robust economic growth in the coming years and that it is committed to it.
Sep 20, 2017
Congress alleges Narendra Modi government renamed 23 schemes started by themAlleging that the Modi government has rehashed, repackaged and renamed 23 schemes which were launched by previous governments led by the Congress, the party said.
Sep 01, 2017
Indian President invites Swiss technology companies to participate in various government initiativesPresident Ram Nath Kovind on has invited Swiss technology companies to participate in various initiatives of the Indian government.
Aug 23, 2017
Utkal Express derailment: Accident highlights fractures in railway's hiring procedures, skill managementThere are several issues of protocol and governance in India, which can be gleaned from the Utkal Express train accident that occurred on Saturday.
Aug 08, 2017
Google and NSDC have launched a programme to improve the quality of mobile app development in IndiaThe 100-hour duration course is designed to be delivered by NSDC's partner agencies, outside the formal education system.