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Thursday, Oct 24, 2019
news about Labour force
Oct 18, 2019 06:55
The IMF on Tuesday trimmed India’s growth forecast by 90 basic points to 6.1 per cent. This is second downward revision in seven months and in total 120 basis points reduction. 100 basis points is equal to one percentage point. read more
Sep 24, 2019 05:23
In Gurugram, the country’s largest automotive hub, which houses more than a 1,000 automotive manufacturing companies with a 400-plus labour force, more than 40,000 workers, according to labour rights activists, have been affected by the slowdown read more
Jun 28, 2019 08:44
Minority affairs minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi presented the data in the Lok Sabha in reply to a question posed by Trinamool Congress member Prasun Banerjee read more
Jun 19, 2019 11:46
As part of a pilot project, it will start creating parks in 50 tehsils, for which the government has made a provision of \u20B9300 crore. read more
May 31, 2019 18:16
The data released by the labour ministry on a day when Modi 2.0 Cabinet took charge, showed 7.8 per cent of all employable urban youth being jobless, while the percentage for the rural was 5.3 per cent. read more
May 29, 2019 11:47
Economists regard competitiveness as vital for the long-term health of a country’s economy as it empowers businesses to achieve sustainable growth, generates jobs and enhance the welfare of citizens. read more
May 10, 2019 19:33
We must take this debate beyond national statistics and scrutinise the local business climate across states in India read more
May 03, 2019 13:43
Former CIA acting director Michael Morell, in a podcast discussion with Kurt Campbell and Rich Verma on Thursday, alleged that Pakistan is one of the most dangerous countries in the world. read more
Apr 25, 2019 13:38
The restructuring of its money-losing business comes as LG, once one of the world’s top three mobile phone makers, has seen its global market share spiralling to less than 3% in the decade that smartphones came to dominate the mobile market. read more
Apr 12, 2019 12:45
The report did not say how the volunteers will be chosen or persuaded or whether it will be mandatory for some to head to the villages. read more
Mar 20, 2019 20:18
India will be deeply impacted by the turmoil in the Chinese economy, but this is not on our radar yet read more
Feb 18, 2019 15:55
The changing nature of work is upending traditional employment globally, and with it, social protection systems. Take for instance, insurance, made possible through mandatory contribution and payroll taxes on formal wage employment. read more
Feb 02, 2019 15:06
An HT analysis using the reported findings from the Business Standard story and World Bank population projections shows that the total number of workers in India in 2017-18 is 464.01 million. read more
Jan 16, 2019 08:03
With a large labour force, India is well positioned to capture the market of larger firms exiting China for more economic pastures. While the government must offer a strong commitment and support, the Shenzhen-type special governance zones should have... read more
Jan 06, 2019 12:39
By the middle of the century, China’s population is expected to drop to 1.36 billion - a fall in the labour force of close to 200 million. The study also predicted a rise in the dependency rate (increase in the proportion of non-working people like the... read more