Go to ...

Skill Reporter

Informational updates on skill development, technical vocational education and training

Skill Reporter on Google+Skill Reporter on YouTubeSkill Reporter on LinkedInSkill Reporter on PinterestRSS Feed

April 23, 2018

Archives for March 20, 2018

Skill India partners with Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare to empower rural youth through scalable skilling

New Delhi : In order to develop skills and increase productive of the rural youth, Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (MSDE) and Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare (MoA&FW) inked an agreement today in New Delhi. MOU was signed in the august presence of Shri Radha Mohan Singh, Hon’ble Minister for Agriculture & Farmers

Unemployment rate is expected to remain static at 3.5%, 18.9 million people to be unemployed by 2019 : Union Minister Santosh Kumar Gangwar

New Delhi : There are going to be 18.9 million unemployed people in the country by 2019, parliament was informed. Union minister Santosh Kumar Gangwar said that the International Labour Organisation (ILO) has released a report “World Employment and Social Outlook Trends – 2018”. As per the report, it is projected that the number of

Electronics Sector Skills Council of India to open 50 new Centres of Excellence (CoE) across India by 2020

Bengaluru : To train more industry oriented professionals and make India more self-reliant in the electronics field Electronics Sector Skills Council of India (ESSCI) plans to open 50 new Centres of Excellence (CoE) across India by end of 2020 Electronics Sector Skills Council of India (ESSCI), a Sector Skill Council formed under the Ministry of

Vodafone launched Future Jobs Finder to skill, guide and train 5 million Indian youth by 2022

Mumbai : Telecom major Vodafone has launched an international future jobs programme to offer skilling, career guidance and access to training content to up to 5 million youth in the country and also up to 10 million youth across 18 countries by 2022. Called the ‘Future Jobs Finder’, the programme is an open online platform

Skill training to be provided to all registered labourers in Haryana to improve efficiency : L&E Minister

Chandigarh : Haryana Minister of State for Labour and Employment Nayab Singh Saini said that skill training would be provided to all registered labourers so as to improve efficiency in their respective trades. Initially labourers of eight districts would be imparted training in seven trades in the first phase, the Minister said while presiding over

Jharkhand Skill Development Mission Society finalized the dates of District Level and State Level Skill Competitions

Ranchi: The state has started the process of selecting youths who will participate in WorldSkills 2019 to be held in the ancient city of Kazan in Russia next year. The WorldSkills competition is the biggest vocational education and skills excellence event in the world. The competitors represent the best of their peers and are selected

Fiji’s most successful skill development program National Apprenticeship Scheme celebrates 55th anniversary

Fiji : The Fiji National University’s Nation­al Training & Productivity Centre (NTPC) launched the National Ap­prenticeship yesterday. This launch coincides with the scheme in marking the 55th year of existence of the apprenticeship programme. The former minister, direc­tor of Horeb Engineering, and founder of the appren­ticeship programme, Ne­tani Sukanaivalu, was the chief guest at the