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  • Airbnb cuts 25% jobs as coronavirus hits home rentals May 06, 2020 07:55 AM IST

    Airbnb cuts 25% jobs as coronavirus hits home rentals

    “Airbnb’s business has been hit hard, with revenue this year forecasted to be less than half of what we earned in 2019,” founder Brian Chesky said in a memo to employees.

  • COVID-19 | Private sector is caught between a rock and a hard place Apr 24, 2020 09:51 AM IST

    COVID-19 | Private sector is caught between a rock and a hard place

    The government must take proactive measures such as providing subsidised financing and tax breaks for corporates to pay salaries and compensate for loss caused due to government’s measures to tackle COVID-19

  • Boeing considers potential 10% cut to workforce: Report Apr 10, 2020 08:45 AM IST

    Boeing considers potential 10% cut to workforce: Report

    The potential job cuts are expected to largely target Boeing's commercial arm, the report added.

  • Bosch India to cut thousands of jobs amid economic slump, sector slowdown Jan 03, 2020 12:51 PM IST

    Bosch India to cut thousands of jobs amid economic slump, sector slowdown

    Bosch India MD Soumitra Bhattacharya confirmed that the layoffs would take place over the next four years

  • Less hiring, more firing: Automation poses big threat in IT Mar 21, 2017 09:00 AM IST

    Less hiring, more firing: Automation poses big threat in IT

    Cognizant looking at sacking more than 6,000 employees this year. Company says standard practice but is this is an impact of automation?

  • Hershey expects to cut 15% of global workforce Mar 01, 2017 09:30 PM IST

    Hershey expects to cut 15% of global workforce

    The Pennsylvania-based chocolate company also lowered its forecast for long-term sales growth to between 2 and 4 per cent, down from the previous 3 to 5 per cent, J.P. Morgan analyst Ken Goldman noted.

  • Future of Work: Axis Bank's strategy to drive up productivity Feb 11, 2017 04:01 PM IST

    Future of Work: Axis Bank's strategy to drive up productivity

    Watch accompanying videos of CNBC-TV18's special 'Future of Work' to know more about Axis Bank's strategy to drive up workforce productivity.

  • MediaTek to triple India workforce to 1,500 in 3 years Oct 06, 2016 07:24 PM IST

    MediaTek to triple India workforce to 1,500 in 3 years

    The company has already invested USD 450 million in the Indian market to strengthen its R&D capabilities and on driving innovation through investment in tech companies.

  • Taiwan's MediaTek to triple India workforce to 1,500 within 3yrs Oct 06, 2016 03:49 PM IST

    Taiwan's MediaTek to triple India workforce to 1,500 within 3yrs

    The projection compared with MediaTek's current staff of around 12,000 worldwide, and came as chairman M.K. Tsai said the company will host 50 Indian engineers before the end of the year in Taiwan as part of a collaborative government training program on smartphone design.

  • Workload in IT to come down due to AI; jobs to reduce: Genpact Oct 05, 2016 01:39 PM IST

    Workload in IT to come down due to AI; jobs to reduce: Genpact

    But along with that the employment growth rates have started to dip, NV 'Tiger' Tyagarajan says. The percentage addition of employees in India will not be same as past. And due to advancements, a workforce with higher skill sets is required for the IT industry, he says.

  • Job creation challenge: Decoding start-up culture! Sep 08, 2016 08:55 AM IST

    Job creation challenge: Decoding start-up culture!

    Watch a special conversation between Ronojoy Banerjee of CNBC-TV18 and Suraj Saharan of Delhivery and Manish Sabherwal of Teamlease.

  • KronosLIVE India Event Showcases Technology for Organisations to Manage their Most Strategic Asset: Their Workforce; Honours Customers and Partners Aug 22, 2016 03:57 PM IST

    KronosLIVE India Event Showcases Technology for Organisations to Manage their Most Strategic Asset: Their Workforce; Honours Customers and Partners

    Kronos Incorporated announced recipients of its Kronos Customer Excellence ...

  • 'India Inc remains reluctant to integrate women in workforce' Feb 18, 2016 04:44 PM IST

    'India Inc remains reluctant to integrate women in workforce'

    The under-representation of women in workforce, according to the survey, is largely owing to the stereotypical choice of higher education. More than 61 percent of women choose non-professional courses, reducing their chance to get gainful employment opportunities.

  • RBS extends maternity benefit to 26 weeks Jan 11, 2016 08:59 PM IST

    RBS extends maternity benefit to 26 weeks

    The paid maternity leave has been extended to 180 days from the present 84 days, while paid paternity leave has been doubled to 10 days, it said in a statement. The move is aimed at retaining talent and enable employees to reach their full potential, so that they can balance work and day-to-day life

  • Staggering 98 percent stay out of skills training: Report Dec 10, 2015 06:12 PM IST

    Staggering 98 percent stay out of skills training: Report

    A whopping 97.7 percent of India's workforce has not undergone skills training, and the country could benefit substantially from investment in vocational education and training (VET), a report has found.

  • Alstom to hire up to 1,000 engineers in India in 3-4 yrs Jun 14, 2015 12:20 PM IST

    Alstom to hire up to 1,000 engineers in India in 3-4 yrs

    French engineering major Alstom plans to hire 200-250 engineers annually in India over the next 3-4 years as it looks to double business to 800 million euro (about Rs 5,700 crore) in the country.

  • Building India's cities, silent female workers go unnoticed Jan 12, 2015 08:28 AM IST

    Building India's cities, silent female workers go unnoticed

    Although women make up at least 20 percent of India's 40 million construction workers, they are less recognised than male workers with lower pay and often prone to safety hazards and sexual harassment

  • Future Group plans to employ 5% workforce from disabled Jan 23, 2014 09:16 AM IST

    Future Group plans to employ 5% workforce from disabled

    According to the report, which surveyed retail organisations, central and state government officials for the PwDs welfare, NGOs and PwDs working in the space, nearly 70 percent recorded that hiring these people reduced attrition rates.

  • Cognizant to expand its US workforce to over 39,000 by 2016 Dec 03, 2013 04:25 PM IST

    Cognizant to expand its US workforce to over 39,000 by 2016

    The New Jersey-headquartered firm's headcount stood at about 1,66,400 for the third quarter ended September 30, 2013. At an event organised at the Texas A&M University in the US yesterday, Cognizant President Gordon Coburn said the firm is one of the largest STEM recruiters in the country.

  • No plans to reduce workforce: Ranbaxy Oct 02, 2013 03:54 PM IST

    No plans to reduce workforce: Ranbaxy

    Pharmaceuticals major Ranbaxy Laboratories today said it has no plans to reduce its workforce and is focusing on improving performance and productivity.

  • BlackBerry warns of huge quarterly loss, to slash jobs Sep 21, 2013 03:49 PM IST

    BlackBerry warns of huge quarterly loss, to slash jobs

    The company, which has struggled to claw back market share from the likes of Apple Inc's iPhone, Samsung Electronics Co Ltd's Galaxy phones, said it expects to report a net operating loss of about USD 950 million to USD 995 million in the quarter ended August 31, due to writedowns and other factors.

  • 1.4 cr people joined workforce as on Jan 2012 Jun 21, 2013 08:54 AM IST

    1.4 cr people joined workforce as on Jan 2012

    Of the 47.29 crore people employed, 23.46 crore were rural males, 10.18 crore rural females, 10.92 crore urban males and 2.73 crore urban female, it said.

  • Apple poised for hiring spree in Silicon Valley Jun 05, 2013 11:33 AM IST

    Apple poised for hiring spree in Silicon Valley

    The projections detailed in a report released Tuesday envision Apple hiring 7,400 more workers at its Cupertino, Calif., headquarters between now and the planned completion of a new office complex in 2016.

  • Employee Mobility Programs Becoming More Accessible And Attractive: PwC Feb 20, 2013 02:15 PM IST

    Employee Mobility Programs Becoming More Accessible And Attractive: PwC

    PwC's Annual Survey of Global Mobility Policies demonstrates shifts in employee assignment programs.

  • Majority of Indian employers plan to hire in 2013: Study Jan 21, 2013 07:21 PM IST

    Majority of Indian employers plan to hire in 2013: Study

    India has emerged as one of the most optimistic economies in the world where more than two- thirds of employers are planning to add full-time and permanent workforce in 2013, reveals a study

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