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Employment in India

Employability in India touches new high of 47%, engineers most employable: Report

The employability rose by 14 percentage points in the last five years, from 33 per cent in 2014, according to India Skills Report.

Nov 22, 2018, 19:21 PM IST

Why food delivery boys in India can earn more than PhDs

It is a cultural thing with Indians, and it takes a while for culture to change.

Sep 05, 2018, 11:09 AM IST

Indians accept lower paying jobs if they have to travel more for work, says research

The findings also reflect a broader trend identified by Booking.com for Business which reveals that employees are increasingly smudging the line between business and leisure. 

Feb 03, 2017, 08:25 AM IST

Tirupur took top slot as job creator, 44% of its population regularly employed

The textile industry continues to be the second largest employment generating sector in India and Tirupur in Tamil Nadu has emerged as the leader in creating the maximum number of jobs, as per a fresh release of Census 2011 data.

 

Mar 14, 2016, 14:24 PM IST

Target not only boosting economy but to transform lives: PM Narendra Modi

PM Modi said his government's effort has been to ensure that the youth do not have to wander in search of job but have some own venture and hire some others too.

Jan 22, 2016, 19:01 PM IST

'India failed to occupy space vacated by China on jobs front'

"Jobs in manufacturing such as textile, gems and jewellery and leather that were vacated by China, we could not take advantage of that.

Jun 07, 2015, 16:28 PM IST

Thriving industries look to fill jobs with skilled labour

Job growth is slated to be in double digits for many sectors and most of the cities indicate good times for employees.

Dec 02, 2014, 09:03 AM IST

'Rate of employment in 20 years lower than economic growth rate'

The rate of employment in the last two decades has been lower than economic growth rate and the quality of employment, government said on Thursday.

Mar 14, 2013, 16:52 PM IST

Electronics market to reach Rs 20 lakh crore by 2020: Assocham

With continuing growth in local manufacturing, the Indian electronics market is expected to reach Rs 5 lakh crore by this year-end and Rs 20 lakh crore by 2020, Assocham on Tuesday said.

May 15, 2012, 15:23 PM IST

'55 mn jobs needed by 2015 to keep current employment level'

India requires about 55 million additional jobs by 2015 to maintain its current ratio of employed to total population at 39 percent, research firm Crisil said Tuesday.

Aug 16, 2011, 22:49 PM IST