The statement from the White House comes a day after US President Donald Trump announced his support for a legislation that would cut in half the number legal immigrants allowed into the US while moving to a "merit-based" system favouring English-speaking skilled workers for residency cards.
Mahindra, which has been in the US for just two decades, has now emerged as number three top selling tractor company in the country. With a nationwide network, Mahindra also provides employment to thousands of people here.
Addressing the 16th anniversary celebrations of Chhattisgarh, Modi said poor youth with sufficient opportunities, training, skills and tools can pull themselves and others out of poverty. Linking skilling with his 'Make in India' initiative, he said people with sufficient skills can help boost the country's economy.
Its net profit after associate profit (including contribution from NIIT Technologies and other ventures) was at Rs 20.8 crore in the year-ago period.
The announcement was made at the launch of the country's first dedicated training centre for drivers in partnership with Rise India, NSDC and Ola at Chapra, Bihar.
Can the Indian real estate industry rely on the age-old tools and techniques to achieve Housing For All by 2022? Not really. India requires the crucial support of a skilled work force along with R
Industry body Ficci is readying a pool of prospective women directors in an attempt to tap into growing demand for them as companies look to bring in diversity to their boardrooms.
edX currently has 730,000 learners who have subscribed to its online education facility. Patwardhan expects this number to increase to 5 million in 3 years following the tie-up.
Realtors' apex body CREDAI today said it aims to skill one lakh construction workers every year. The association has trained more than 26,000 workers across India.
The challenge of creating the good jobs of India could be seen as a challenge of creating more formal sector jobs which also guarantee workers protection, the Survey said.
Middle managers are the toughest hires for Indian companies with as many as 80 per cent of organisations finding such recruitments the most challenging task, as per a new study.
School students and young minds should imbue themselves with a spirit of innovation and research in order to expand their horizons, he said at a function here, adding that education implies not just collection but assimilation of information to transform it into knowledge.