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NCS signs MoUs to enhance quality & reach of employment services

National Career Service (NCS) signed a Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) with strategic partners for enhancing quality and reach of employment services through the NCS network. 
•    These MoUs were signed with job portals companies Indeed, First Job, Freshersworld, Merajob and HT Shine etc. to enhance quality and reach of its employment generation services. 
•    Earlier, the NSC had partnered with leading organisations like Uber,, Saral Rozgar, Quikrjobs, Indian Staffing Federation etc for  the same purpose. 
•    NCS project is being implemented by the Union Ministry of Labour and Employment. 
•    It was launched in 2015. 
•    It is an ICT based portal developed to provide a wide variety of employment related services to job seekers and youth through technology. 
•    NCS portal facilitates registration of job seekers, job providers, skill providers, career counsellors, etc. free of cost. 
•    Since its launch, the NCS has grown significantly with over 3.6 crore job seekers, 9 lakh employers. It had mobilised over 1 lakh jobs in the last few months.