Union Budget 2021 to create job opportunities for white-collar workforce: Experts
While the Budget announcements are aimed at spurring job creation for blue-collar workers, human resource (HR) experts are of the opinion that the proposed schemes and outlays also carry ample potential of creating white-collar jobs.
February 03, 2021 / 09:58 PM IST
In the Union Budget 2021-22, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced various measures to spur job creation in the country.
Job creation appeared to be a recurring theme in the Union Budget 2021-22, presented by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in Parliament on February 1.
Sitharaman, in her Budget speech, announced a slew of measures, including the creation of seven textile parks, a seaweed park in Tamil Nadu and Rs 18,000-crore scheme for increased transport in urban areas, among others, aimed at spurring the job creation in the country.
She also announced an increased capital expenditure of Rs 1.97 lakh crore for five years through the National Infrastructure Pipeline.