Unemployment Current Affairs, GK & News

Delhi’s Rojgar Bazaar 2.0

The Delhi government floated tenders for developing a portal called “Rojgar Bazaar 2.0” on October 14, 2021. Key Points The portal will provide employment related services to the youth of Delhi. It will provide end-to-end employment related information and artificial intelligence-based job matching to the youth looking for jobs in the national capital. Portal will ..

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Urban unemployment rate at 20.8% in the April-June quarter 2020

On July 19, 2021, Labour minister Bhupender Yadav has said that Urban India witnessed an unemployment rate of 20.8% in the quarter of April-June 2020. This period witnessed stringent nationwide lockdown to arrest the spread of the first wave of the Covid-19 pandemic.   Key Points Urban joblessness in the country had hit a high ..

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UNESCO Science Report

Latest edition of UNESCO Science Report (USR) was published on June 11, 2021 which is entitled as “race against time for smarter development”. About USR USR is a flagship publication of UNESCO which is published once every five years. It is a report on science, technology and innovation (STI). Every edition comprises of a chapter ..

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Global Economic Prospects Report

The World Bank recently released the Global Economic Prospects report. What are the key findings of the Global Economic Prospects report? According to the report the Indian economy is to contract by 9.6% in 2020-21.  The Indian economy is to recover 5.4 percent in 2021-22.  The contraction in Indian economy will be mainly due to ..

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Trump signs package to fund Government and COVID-19 relief

The US President Donald Trump recently signed the 900 billion USD relief package that will help in Government funding and COVID-19 relief measures. About the package It is a part of the 2.3 trillion USD spending package. It also includes provisions that will allow the sanction of 1.4 trillion USD that will be used to ..

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