Who: Labour Ministry
What: Signed areements with organizations engaged in employment & career activities
When: 5 February 2016
Union Labour Ministry on 5 February 2016 signed agreements with leading organizations engaged in employment and career related activities. The agreements were signed to exploit the potential of the National Career Service (NCS) project.
The MoUs signed with Uber, Quikr, Monster, Tech Mahindra, Babajobs, India Staffing Federation, Buzzmatic Ventures and GoldFish will help in widening the scope and scale of the project.
This partnership will also provide transparent and credible platform and save both employers and job seekers from possible fraudulent practices.
National Career Service project
National Career Service (NCS) initiative was launched in 2015 as Information and Communication Technologies based platform for providing employment services to public. NCS aims to meet the aspirations of youth for jobs with the industry demand and has evolved a policy for entering into partnerships with leading organisations.
The Union Governement on 20 July 2015 launched the National Career Counseling Portal to modernize all government-run employment exchanges.