June 17, 2019 6:12 pm
Besides IT-software, other industries that showed a healthy upward trend in the recruitment activity were business process outsourcing (BPO) (11 per cent), education (11 per cent), IT-hardware (11 per cent), construction & engineering (1 per cent), and fast-moving consumer goods (4 per cent)
April 13, 2019 2:36 pm
These employees are seen as more focused on faster job growth, more technologically savvy, have a strong need for constant peer group validation and appreciation, more entitled, lifestyle-oriented and want to feel like their work or they matter to the organisation at large.
March 25, 2019 11:28 am
The decline, according to the Periodic Labour Force Survey (PLFS) 2017-2018 report by NSSO which the government has withheld, is more acute in the working age group of 15-59 years.
January 07, 2019 3:08 am
Congress said that while the BJP came to power on the slogan of “acche din”, as many as one crore jobs were lost in the last one year alone because of the “faulty economic policies” of the Narendra Modi government.
October 22, 2018 2:43 am
Srivastava attributed the recent revisions in EPFO enrollment data to the attritions getting reported with a lag, adding that they never “talked about job creation” and that EPFO data should be instead seen as a proxy for formalisation.
August 08, 2018 1:47 am
According to the study of 700 companies that have published their annual report for FY'18 the employment growth slid to 6.6 per cent down from 7.7 per cent growth registered in FY'17.
July 21, 2018 9:50 am
The maximum number of claims of jobless growth have been made in 2018. But it may well be the year of maximum employment gains in the last 15 years.
July 04, 2018 12:43 am
The government is looking at various data sources and has started releasing enrolment data for Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) as an indicator. As per latest data, 41.26 lakh enrollments were recorded in the EPFO database for Sept 2017-April 2018.
March 22, 2018 2:18 am
BMS president Saji Narayanan said that notification that amends the Industrial Employment (Standing Orders) Central Rules, 1946, permanent employment will vanish from the industrial sector and all jobs will be converted into temporary contract work for a fixed period only.
March 16, 2018 12:22 pm
Sectors like agriculture, education and healthcare sectors, which saw healthy hiring trends in 2017, are expected to continue growing steadily, the report added.