World Bank clears $250 million loan for Skill India mission
NEW DELHI, June 26, 2017: The World Bank has cleared a $250 million loan for making Indian youth more employable through reskilling, in a move that is seen to aid the Skill India mission.
The multi-lateral lender is keen to support the Indian government in its efforts to better equip the young workforce with employable
Skill India's certified professionals to help in GST implementation
New Delhi, July 1, 2017 - The Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) has announced a national training programme to certify GST practitioners under its flagship scheme of Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY), to make the country's passage to the new the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime smooth and glitch free.
MoU signed between Central Industrial Security Force & National Skill Development Corporation
New Delhi, June, 2017 - The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), Ministry of Home Affairs and the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) & National Skill Development Fund (NSDF), Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) here today. The Minister of State for Skill Development &
Bollywood actor Sidharth Malhotra becomes ambassador for Skill India
Bollywood actor Sidharth Malhotra, who has been named brand ambassador for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Skill India Campaign, says he is excited to be a part of an initiative that promotes talent.
"Skill India Mission is a great platform to provide assistance and guidance to the abundant talent India possesses. I a
A workshop on creating an innovation ecosystem for Start Ups
A workshop on creating an innovation ecosystem for Start Ups in the oil and gas sector was held in New Delhi on Nov 28. Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Petroleum and Natural Gas was the Chief Guest on the occasion. Shri Amitabh Kant CEO, NITI Aayog delivered the Keynote Address. The workshop was attended by ex
RUDY URGES PRIVATE SECURITY SECTOR TO TRAIN SECURITY GUARDS
New Delhi, November 17, 2016: Union Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Rajiv Pratap Rudy has urged the private security sector (PSS) to provide security guards various skills required to compete in the global markets. Addressing the annual summit of the private security sector, Mr. Rudy urged the industry to set up qua
Skill India Pavilion inaugurated at IITF
Announces launch of digital, virtual and augmented reality solutions to bring scale and speed in skill training's · Showcase of Interactive simulators which provide skill training in trades such as welding and driving · Showcase of skill training through virtual and augmented reality · Display of a “Digital Ski