02 May 2016
Bhubaneswar: The newly-formed Odisha Skill Development Authority (OSDA), aimed at ensuring quality skill training standards, became operational yesterday with noted IT entrepreneur Subroto Bagchi assuming office as its head.
16 Jul 2016
Patna: Stressing the need for making youths employable, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today said the state government will provide skill development training to one crore people in the state by 2020.
11 Feb 2016
New Delhi: The Civil Aviation Ministry has sought views from stakeholders on the recommendations of a detailed study that focused on skill development in the aviation sector, which is projected to create millions of jobs in the coming years.
29 May 2016
Hyderabad: Railway Board chairman A K Mital today said there is a need to invest more in technology and skill development.
13 Jan 2016
Mumbai: Inviting India Inc to join the government's initiative of creating skilled manpower, Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu yesterday said the program will be taken to the block level by creating training centres for various sectors.
31 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Minority Affairs Minister Najma Heptulla and Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh will jointly launch the first pilot project as part of a skill development programme for madrasa students today in Patna. The project will be inaugurated on the same day in two madrasas.
12 May 2016
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti directed the state administration to bring all skill development projects under one umbrella with an aim to enhance employability of educated youth.
23 Nov 2015
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed today said that there is a need to focus on skill development and entrepreneurship for creating ample job opportunities to harness the state's talented human resource.
02 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Ministries of External Affairs, and Skill Development and Entrepreneurship formalised an agreement today to implement Pravasi Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PKVY), a scheme designed to offer skill development to Indians seeking jobs overseas.
30 Mar 2015
New Delhi: National Small Industries Corporation (NSIC) has signed a pact with the government for promotion of innovation and entrepreneurship to give a fillip to the MSME sector in the country.