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The Wheebox India Skills Report 2023

The Wheebox India Skills Report 2023, which was released recently, found an increase in the employability of Indians over the past one year. About Wheebox India Skills Report 2023 The Wheebox India Skills Report 2023 was compiled by trade bodies, companies, educational institutions, and others. These include CII, AICTE, AIU, Sunstone, Pearson, AWS, Economic Times ..

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Deloitte Center for Sustainable Progress report

The report titled “Work toward net zero: The rise of the Green Collar workforce in a just transition” was released recently by Deloitte. It is modelled based on the Deloitte’s Turning Point series. The report assesses the impact of decarbonisation, especially on livelihoods. What are the key findings of the report? More than 800 million ..

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300 in Wipro fired for moonlighting

Wipro has sacked employees who were involved in moonlighting. What is Moonlighting? Moonlighting is the term used to describe an individual taking up a second job or multiple other work assignments besides his full-time job. The practice of working for multiple organizations while committing to one primary workplace has been taking place without the employer’s ..

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KVIC launches 72 units under PMEGP

The Union MSME minister Narayan Rane recently inaugurated 72 units assisted under the PMEGP and disbursed margin money subsidy to 720 PMEGP beneficiaries. What is PMEGP? The Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP) is a flagship scheme of the Union MSME ministry. It was launched in 2008 by subsuming the erstwhile Rural Employment Generation Programme ..

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ILO ‘Global Employment Trends for Youth 2022’ Report

According to “Global Employment Trends for Youth 2022” report, unemployment rare among youth aged 15-24 has reached to 15.6% across the world. It is three times of the unemployment rate among adult. This report has been released by International Labour Organisation (ILO), as a part of Global Call to Action for “human-centred recovery from Covid-19 ..

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Rajasthan: Indira Gandhi Shehri Rozgar Guarantee Yojana

Rajasthan Chief Minister recently approved new guidelines for the implementation of ‘Indira Gandhi Shahari Rozgar Yojana’. What is ‘Indira Gandhi Shahari Rozgar Yojana? It is an urban employment scheme announced by CM Ashok Gehlot in the 2022-23 Rajashthan’s state budget. The government will incur Rs 800 crore annually for the implementation of this scheme. Under ..

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