India employment

Economic growth, employment generation on top priority: PM Modi's EAC

Economic growth, employment generation on top priority: PM Modi's EAC

With the economy slowing down and joblessness becoming a major issue, the EAC-PM has identified 10 major priority areas over which it will prepare a report and submit it over the next six months.

Oct 12, 2017, 07:54 AM IST
India emerges as destination for dream jobs: Survey

India emerges as destination for dream jobs: Survey

Overall, IT is the dream sector with nearly 35 per cent job-seekers wanted to work in the industry followed by healthcare and manufacturing sector for about 30 per cent each, it said.

Sep 29, 2017, 20:45 PM IST
20-25 lakh jobs will be created in IT sector in 4-5 years: Ravi Shankar Prasad

20-25 lakh jobs will be created in IT sector in 4-5 years: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Denying the reports of a downturn in employment in the country`s IT industry, Electronics and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday said in the coming four to five years, almost 20-25 lakh additional jobs will be created in the sector.

May 23, 2017, 18:48 PM IST

Automation threatens 69% jobs in India: World Bank

Automation threatens 69 percent of the jobs in India and 77 percent in China, according to a World Bank research which says technology could "fundamentally disrupt" the pattern of traditional economic path in developing countries.

Oct 05, 2016, 12:55 PM IST