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Circular economy likely to generate 1.4 crore jobs in 5-7 years: Kant

Speaking at an event organised by industry body Ficci, Kant said that sustainable development and resource circularity is the need of the hour to implement circular economy.

Jun 18, 2019, 10:12 AM IST

Only 13% employers in India have hiring plans July-Sep quarter: Survey

According to the ManpowerGroup Employment Outlook Survey, while 13 per cent of employers expect to increase payrolls, none forecast a decrease, 61 per cent anticipate no change and 26 per cent were unsure about any change in payrolls, resulting in a net employment outlook of 13 per cent.

Jun 11, 2019, 14:17 PM IST

India to add 11.5 lakh jobs in first half of FY20: Report

The buoyancy witnessed will also translate positively on the job creation front and, in fact, around 11.5 lakh new jobs will be created in the formal sector, Chakraborty said quoting 'Employment Outlook' report.

May 09, 2019, 10:08 AM IST

Online hiring activity up 9% in July: Report

The Naukri JobSpeak Index for July 2018 stood at 2,101, registering 9 percent increase in hiring activity from July 2017 when it stood at 1,928.

Aug 07, 2018, 13:59 PM IST

Bengaluru leading city in tech job opportunities: Report

According to data from Indeed, a leading job site, 22 per cent of all job postings in the technology sector originates from Bengaluru, while Delhi-NCR accounts for 11 per cent and Pune (10 per cent).

Jun 11, 2018, 17:21 PM IST

India 3rd most optimistic nation on hiring plans

Current job environment is conducive to employees who showcase high learnability and the ability to re-skill themselves rapidly.

Dec 12, 2017, 12:34 PM IST

Cognizant emerges as top recruiter across 26 of India’s top B-schools in 2017

Cognizant went past ICICI Bank and Deloitte to emerge as the top recruiter across 26 of India’s top B-schools.

Aug 18, 2017, 08:56 AM IST

More layoffs likely as India's manufacturing sales shrink

Companies forced to close down due to financial distress will also lay off workers.

Feb 27, 2017, 16:04 PM IST

Indian companies most optimistic globally on hiring plans

Indian companies have remained the most optimistic globally on hiring plans for the fourth consecutive quarter, while China is placed at the bottom within Asia Pacific region.

Jun 14, 2016, 14:34 PM IST

'Indian cos most optimistic globally for April-June hiring plans'

Indian employers emerged as the most optimistic lot globally in terms of hiring intention in April-June for the third consecutive quarter and expect the hiring pace to remain brisk, a ManpowerGroup survey says.

Mar 08, 2016, 12:45 PM IST

Modi calls for value-addition to create jobs

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday called for value-addition of natural resources and creation of ancillary units that will help reduce imports as well as generate employment.

Feb 05, 2016, 15:33 PM IST

'E-commerce to generate 2.5 lakh jobs in 2016'

E-commerce industry is likely to generate 2.5 lakh jobs in online retail this year, as the hiring in the sector is expected to grow at 60-65 per cent, says a report.

Feb 05, 2016, 15:03 PM IST

Hiring activity sees 25% growth in December

Hiring activity registered 25 per cent growth in December, driven by banking, IT, telecom and FMCG sectors and the outlook for this year remains bullish, says a report.

Jan 14, 2016, 13:28 PM IST

New Year 2016 to bring 'achche din'; job market to see more hiring, better increment

For the coming year 2016, HR experts forecast pay hikes of 12-15 percent across various sectors, while top talent can look forward to up to 30 percent increase in pay packets.

Dec 13, 2015, 17:03 PM IST

Among 42 countries India most optimistic on hiring plans

India's net employment outlook for the first quarter of 2016 stood at 42 percent, the highest among 42 nations that were surveyed.

Dec 11, 2015, 13:26 PM IST

Online hiring activity up 60% in Oct: Monster Index

Online demand exceeded the year-ago level in all 13 cities.

Nov 05, 2015, 16:32 PM IST

Fresher hiring to see 10% rise during Oct'15- Mar'16: Report

The employment sentiment for the second half of the current fiscal stood at 89 percent, an increase of 3 basis points over the previous half-year forecast.

Oct 19, 2015, 16:02 PM IST

India Inc facing middle manager hiring challenge: Survey

Middle managers are the toughest hires for Indian companies with as many as 80 percent of organisations finding such recruitments the most challenging task, as per a new study.

Sep 29, 2015, 16:30 PM IST

Oct-Dec quarter will see robust hiring in India: Survey

According to the Manpower Employment Outlook Survey released on Tuesday, employers expect the hiring pace to remain robust in the October-December time frame.

Sep 08, 2015, 12:41 PM IST

`Job market for coming months looks positive`

Growth in hiring activity was led by BFSI and IT industries.

Aug 26, 2015, 15:41 PM IST