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Telecom tech to generate 870,000 jobs, says ASSOCHAM-KPMG

Study warns of skill shortage in the sector Emerging technologies such as 5G, M2M and the evolution of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) are expected to create employment avenues for almost 870,000 individuals by 2021, according to an industry study.

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India to raise Rs.465bn through stake sales, says DBS

Divestment has been slower till date The Indian government is expected to raise Rs.465 billion through stake sales in public sector business of the Rs.725 billion target it has set in the current fiscal year, according to report by the Development Bank of Singapore (DBS)

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Metro Rail Policy approved for private investments

Compulsory private and innovative financing for Metros. The Union Cabinet has approved on 16 August 2017 a new Metro Rail Policy for private investments and to enable realization of growing metro rail aspirations of a large number of cities. The policy opens a big window

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Pool all skill development schemes, says ASSOCHAM-TISS

Study calls for Rs.25,000 crore skill budget under. The Indian Government should take core elements of skill development from various ministries and pool them under single minister with a budget of about Rs.25,000 crore, an industry study has suggested.

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Education to boost the development of India’s defence sector

India prepares to host international manufacturers India’s defence sector is set to require an ever-increasing number of specialised advanced educational and training programmes as the country moves towards a more self-reliant status for the production of defence products and services.