workforce in india

Fewer women at top due to glass ceiling: Women entrepreneurs


August 7th, 2012 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) Although more and more women are joining the workforce in India, a glass ceiling is keeping them away from top positions, women entrepreneurs feel.Participating ... Read more...

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India plans to create 150 mn skilled workforce by 2022


September 20th, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) The National Skill Development Corporation, a joint venture between the government and industrial associations, targets to create 150 million skilled workforce in India by 2022 for ... Read more...

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Obama’s jobs policy will hurt US MNCs most (Comment)


January 31st, 2010 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
By Bala Rajaraman Politics, like fashion, is all about the "here" and the "now". In Washington, the current spotlight is on American jobs or the lack thereof and rightfully so. But what ... Read more...

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President calls for hiking gross enrolment in education


November 19th, 2009 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) Emphasising that the number of enrolments in primary and secondary education is very low in the country compared to rest of the world, President Pratibha Patil ... Read more...

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US talent firm to develop global workforce in India


April 24th, 2009 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 24 (IANS) US-based talent management firm Global Crosswalk Inc (GCI), co-founded by two Indian expatriates, has set shop in India's IT hub to help companies develop global workforce for providing ... Read more...

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Kazakh President’’s visit to India likely to focus on energy and food security


January 1st, 2009 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
By Ashok Dixit New Delhi, Jan.1 (ANI): With just three weeks to go before Kazakhstan''s President Nursultan Nazarbayev undertakes a four-day official visit to India (January 23 to 26), there is a ... Read more...

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US IT firm to hire 2,000 employees in India in six months


October 15th, 2008 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) At a time when many companies go for downsizing their workforce due to the financial crisis, the US-based IT services provider Computer Science Corp (CSC) Wednesday said ... Read more...

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Dell to invest more in India to maintain high growth


June 6th, 2008 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
New York, June 5 (IANS) Dell, the world's second largest personal computer maker, will invest more in India in the coming years to match the growth of its products there, which is ... Read more...

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Social security a dream for most Indian workforce


May 4th, 2008 - 12:14 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Despite contributing a lion's share to the country's gross domestic product (GDP), there is no social security for a whopping 93 percent of the workforce in India, ... Read more...

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Sony Imageworks opens visual effects studio in Chennai


April 10th, 2008 - 9:43 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, April 10 (IANS) Imageworks India, the Indian arm of Sony Pictures Imagework, Thursday announced opening of its state-of-the-art facility in Chennai. The Chennai facility has about 90 artists and technical experts ... Read more...

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