Crisil says FM should focus on job creation in Budget 2017

The manufacturing sector should also be pushed by emphasising on local manufacturing along with improving export competitiveness, it said.

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HDFC Bank lets go of 4,500 employees in Q3, may go slow on hiring

The employee reduction is probably the largest by the bank in a single quarter and is likely to continue if the economic recovery does not quicken.

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Automation may curtail employment opportunities: C Rangarajan

“Though the situation in India with regard to replacement of jobs by machines is not alarming, it should be noted for future considerations,” Rangarajan said.

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Employment opportunities to 1 crore youth by 2020

The minister also said that the Union Government has decided to open 100 driver training institutes across the country and one of them will be setup.

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Leading B-schools inviting more companies, advancing placement season as hiring faces a bumpy road

Companies have slashed hiring numbers, in some cases by as much as 30-40%, said people on campuses.

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Hiring activity slips 7 per cent in December amid uncertainty

Although December 2016 was a slow month for hiring, the banking Industry has seen a considerable uptick with jobs increasing by 14 per cent on a year-on-year basis.

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Forget job losses! Mid-sized financial firms on hiring spree now!

Private lenders are hiring scores of executives across the board in a reversal of the current trend as they aim to expand businesses.

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Unemployment in India to increase marginally in 2017-18: Report

Job creation in India is not expected to pick up pace in 2017 and 2018 as unemployment rises slightly, representing a near stagnation in percentage terms.

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Job creation likely to be key thrust area of Budget 2017

The previous UPA government faced political heat over NSSO reports that jobs had not grown despite growth and the current regime is grappling with similar issues.

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Eli India plans to double hiring to 1,500 this year

The company is also expanding to mortgage operations and collection services, for which it is looking for people with first and third-party collection experience.

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