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Tuesday, Nov 12, 2019

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Sep 25, 2019 00:02
According to the recently released provisional data for Annual Survey of Industries (ASI), total GVA created in rural factories was Rs 7.6 lakh crore in 2017-18. This is almost 30% of the total value added in agriculture. read more
Sep 04, 2019 14:10
Prayagraj, or the erstwhile Allahabad, tops this unemployment list with an unemployment rate of 8.9%. read more
Aug 19, 2019 21:08
NSSO data on consumption can give key insights on economy read more
Jul 24, 2019 15:36
First, the government must increase public investment in social services. Second, it should introduce a multi-pronged industrial policy to reverse the poor manufacturing performance since 1991 read more
Jul 05, 2019 23:53
If there was one big economic policy criticism of the Narendra Modi government in its first term, it was on the employment front. read more
Jun 28, 2019 03:44
Yadav said the party has been allotted whistle as the election symbol and will contest the assembly polls on the issues of agrarian distress, unemployment, corruption, and deteriorating law and order situation in the state.   read more
Jun 24, 2019 20:30
The non-release or delay of NSS data has happened in the past but this did not emerge in the public domain. read more
Jun 23, 2019 19:42
It’s both good economics and good public policy to correctly measure women’s contribution to the economy. read more
Jun 09, 2019 09:35
Labour Force Participation Rate (LFPR), which measures the share of population which is either working or looking for work, was 54.9% for men and 18.2% for women in rural areas. These figures were 55.6% and 25.3%, respectively in the 2011-12 EUS read more
Jun 01, 2019 17:50
Addressing a press conference, Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said it is a “double whammy” for India which has “succumbed to US pressure” of not buying crude oil from Iran. read more
May 09, 2019 05:07
The NSSO report, findings of which were first published in Mint on Wednesday, found that 36% of the companies in the MCA-21 database maintained by the ministry of corporate affairs (MCA) could not be traced or were wrongly classified. read more
Mar 08, 2019 17:49
Job creation by the micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) sector saw a growth of 13.9 percent in the past four years, claims an industry survey. read more
Mar 04, 2019 19:25
Half-baked countercyclical policies such as the promise of an urban employment guarantee are an apology for the larger failure to address the unequal distribution of fruits of economic growth. 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 09, 2019 19:24
Step back a bit and you’ll discover another truth. The unemployment rate has been steadily rising since 2011-12. At the same time, the labour force participation rate has been steadily falling since 2004-05. So the jobs and employment problem is a concern... read more