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Apple, Google, other US business groups applaud Biden’s immigration reforms
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Apple, Google, other US business groups applaud Biden’s immigration reforms

Washington: US IT sector and business groups, including technology giants Google and Apple, have applauded President Joe Biden's steps to initiate immigration reforms, underlining that the move would boost American economy, create jobs and attract talent from across the world. On the day one of his presidency on Wednesday, Biden sent a comprehensive immigration bill to Congress which proposes major overhauls to the system, including granting legal status and a path to citizenship to tens of thousands of undocumented immigrants and other groups and reduce the time that family members must wait outside the US for green cards. Called the US Citizenship Act of 2021, the legislation modernises the immigration system, and also proposes to eliminate the per country cap for employment...
Paytm hiring over 1,000 people to support expansion across businesses
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Paytm hiring over 1,000 people to support expansion across businesses

NEW DELHI: Paytm is planning to ramp up its workforce by adding over 1000 engineers, data scientists, financial analysts, etc for tech and non-tech roles to the current headcount of 7000 employees. In addition, the company is strengthening its leadership team by adding close to 50 senior level employees. "Over the last 3-4 months, we have inducted and virtually onboarded close to 700 new colleagues at various levels in Paytm. These new hires would be made for both tech and non-tech roles across Paytm and its subsidiaries," Rohit Thakur, CHRO, Paytm told ET. The company is hiring senior talent as it has been expanding operations. Most of the talent will be hired for group companies including Paytm Money, Paytm First Games, lending, and insurance businesses. "Our talent managemen...