More than 54% of India’s employees in 12 sectors need reskilling by 2022, says WEF
In less than seven years, by 2025, machines are projected to overtake humans in workplace task hours in 12 key industry sectors, according to a ‘Future of Jobs’ report by the World Economic Forum (WEF).
Globally, almost half of all companies expect automation to cut their fulltime workforce in the next four years; however, new jobs will still lead to a net gain in employment opportunities if sucient reskilling is done. In India, 54% of employees in these sectors will need reskilling by 2022, the WEF said in the report released on Monday.
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September 18, 2018