April 2, 2014
Jobs have become part of political rhetoric. But where is the plan?
Washington, March 28
Indian companies through its massive $17 billion investment in the US have collectively generated employment opportunities for more than 81,000 people in the country, according to a survey.
Mumbai, March 24
Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries group is moving over to a five-day working week across all its companies from April 1. The group, which straddles across exploration and oil and gas...
Bangalore, March 19
Bangalore Chamber of Industry and Commerce (BCIC) has expressed serious concern over the worsening industrial relations in Karnataka.
The Chamber has urged the government to act in order...
Pune, Mar 7
The hiring rate of women talent by Vodafone India has risen to almost 40 per cent of all hires in March 2014 against 11.5 per cent in March ’13.
The telecom services p...
New Delhi, February 16
Kerala topped by using 90% of the amount collected, while Gujarat spent a measly 1%
Phagwara, Feb 7
Activists of BJP’s Kisan Morcha on Friday staged a brief ‘rail roko’ by stopping New Delhi-Amritsar Shatabdi Express for a few minutes at local railway station here to press for their demands....
February 3, 2014
Indian labour markets are segmented by gender, caste and community. But recent patterns in wages suggest some changes, especially in rural areas
Washington, April 5
The United States added a modest 192,000 jobs in March as the economy emerged from a brutal winter, while the unemployment rate held steady, according to the Labour Department data.
Tokyo, March 28
Japan’s unemployment rate fell by 0.1 percentage points from the previous month to 3.6 per cent in February, the Government said on Friday. The number of jobless dropped in February for...
Washington, March 26
Aspirants for the much coveted H-1B visa could start submitting their applications from April 1, a federal US agency has announced. As in the previous years, the US Citizenship and Immig...
Thiruvananthapuram, March 19
The 10th national triennial conference of All-India Bank Officers’ Confederation (Aiboc) has demanded that all old-generation private sector banks be nationalised. The demand was contain...
Mumbai, March 16
Industry gearing up to install automated welding equipment »
Thiruvananthapuram, February 21
Scarcity of labour, high wages key reasons why State must mechanise
New Delhi, Feb 14
The Government has set up a Web portal to facilitate easy access to various labour laws, consolidated information on labour inspection and its enforcement.
The portal, which was ina...
New Delhi, Feb 5
There was a steep rise of 39 per cent in the number of contract workers across sectors last year, according to a survey by industry chamber Assocham. In contrast, the growth in the numbe...
Tokyo, Jan 31
Japan’s unemployment rate fell to 3.7 per cent in December from 4 per cent in the previous month amid an economic recovery, the Government said on Friday.
The number of unemployed people...