Nov 15, 2016 08:24 AM IST
India's national income would increase by 27 per cent if the participation of women in the workforce matches the level of men, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde has said.
- Oct 12, 2016 04:46 PM IST
Tata group firm Titan today said it will foray into women's ethnic wear segment on a pilot basis.
- Oct 11, 2016 01:36 PM IST
"The differences between me and my opponent are pretty clear. To paraphrase my friend Michelle Obama, one of us went high and one of us went low," Clinton said yesterday at an election rally in Detroit Michigan.
- Oct 03, 2016 11:51 AM IST
Sandhya Suku, of Tavant Technologies (a Silicon Valley-based mortgage technology company), has been selected as one of the most influential women in the housing industry. Bangalore-based Suku is one of the 43 women recognised R
- Sep 30, 2016 03:24 PM IST
Home loans for women The government and moneylenders are offering special treatment to women, which is leading to an increase in the number of ladies owning homes. Various state governments also provide concessions in R
- Jul 07, 2016 09:50 PM IST
The level of participation of women in India's job market is coming down, which is a matter of "some concern", International Labour Organisation (ILO) said on July 7
- May 31, 2016 05:28 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh has the highest number of women workers at 164 lakhs, according to a new survey conducted in four states. The study named 'Female Labour Force Participation in India', was conducted by the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM)
- May 27, 2016 05:14 PM IST
Women employees seem to be more
satisfied with their pay than their male counterparts as they
tend to attach more value to "benefits" than other components
in the rewards programme, says a survey.
- May 24, 2016 02:04 PM IST
According to Korn Ferry Hay Group, women globally earn 17.6 percent less than men and the figure for India stands higher at 18.8 percent.
- May 06, 2016 02:56 PM IST
Noting that there is no age-wise data of cancer patients, Health Minister J P Nadda said the disease kills five lakh people annually and while men usually suffer from throat and stomach cancer, women suffered from breast, cervix and uterus cancer.
- Apr 26, 2016 08:40 PM IST
Karbonn today said it will roll out an SOS app for women on its handsets in the next two months, much ahead of the government's mandate of installing a panic button on phones from January 1.
- Mar 15, 2016 11:46 AM IST
Women entrepreneurs own 8.05 per cent of the total number of private establishments in the city while female employees constitute only 8.39 per cent of the total workforce in the non-agricultural sector, shows the sixth economic census of Delhi.
- Mar 12, 2016 04:45 PM IST
According to gates, every company needs to have a strong family leave policy which will help address the issue of redistribution of certain household work like caring for children and the elderly. Not just women, but men too should be encouraged to take leave to spend time with their children.
- Mar 10, 2016 02:16 PM IST
According to an Employee Engagement Whitepaper released by Dale Carnegie Training India, while just 39 percent of women were fully engaged, Indian male workers were way ahead with half of them feeling engaged with their work.
- Mar 08, 2016 02:14 PM IST
'Mahila E-Haat' is an online platform from the Women and Child Development Ministry, where women entrepreneurs can sell their products directly and without having to bear any cost.
- Mar 08, 2016 01:20 PM IST
Japan, where only 7 percent of senior leadership roles are held by women, remained at the bottom of the list. Germany and India ranked slightly higher, with 15 percent and 16 percent of women in senior management, respectively.
- Mar 08, 2016 09:20 AM IST
"Canon in India is making dedicated efforts to boost women employees, nurture them and help them grow within the system," the Japanese tech giant said in a statement.
- Jan 27, 2016 06:55 PM IST
"The traditional methods of advancing women are not moving the needle, and under-representation of women around the world has become an economic and social travesty," Mercer's Pat Milligan said quoting the 'Global Leader of When Women Thrive' report.
- Dec 29, 2015 06:00 PM IST
The plan that has been finalized with the consensus of mobile manufacturers will help address the issues of women security as both new and existing phones will be able to install the enhanced feature.
- Dec 16, 2015 10:34 AM IST
Over 50 percent of Asian female billionaires are self-made and over 95 percent of them identify as wealth creators within the family, which means they are driving (wealth creation) going forward as well
- Dec 15, 2015 08:11 AM IST
Indian women can add USD 2.9 trillion, or 60 percent to annual GDP, by as early as 2025, if allowed to participate in the workforce on an equal basis as men, according to the 2015 McKinsey Global Institute Report.
- Nov 03, 2015 11:20 AM IST
This economic boost, the report states, translates into 1.4 percent per year incremental GDP growth.
- Oct 12, 2015 03:20 PM IST
Eminent panellists at CFO Summit 2015 discuss workplace problems for women.
- Sep 10, 2015 02:13 PM IST
Payal Kadakia is the CEO and co-founder of ClassPass, a two-year-old start-up that gives customers access to thousands of boutique fitness classes in their area.
- Aug 09, 2015 07:53 PM IST
It has also recommended flexible working hours for women employees to help them balance their professional and family responsibilities.