By Amit Malviya and Kishore Desai
UPDATED ON JAN 31, 2019 08:41 PM IST
The NSSO assessment published by a financial daily showed that unemployment rate across the country stood at 6.1 per cent, the highest since 1972-73.
New Delhi | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JAN 31, 2019 02:06 PM IST
The survey has become a political issue after the acting chairman and another member of the body that reviewed the job data resigned saying there was delay in its release.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON NOV 28, 2018 02:21 PM IST
It is likely to unveil a series of employment generation data collected from industries and households, as well as small businesses that have taken out Mudra loans from the government, said three government officials, requesting anonymity.
By Radhicka Kapoor
UPDATED ON NOV 27, 2018 11:07 AM IST
Efforts to reduce the trade deficits must correct the imbalance between domestic absorption and domestic production; and manufacturing-led growth can ensure this
New York | By Associated Press
PUBLISHED ON OCT 02, 2018 08:44 PM IST
Amazon, which has faced political and economic pressure to raise pay for thousands of employees, is boosting its minimum wage for all US workers to $15 per hour starting next month and said it will push for an increase in the federally mandated minimum wage, which now stands at $7.25 per hour.
By Sukhdeo Thorat
UPDATED ON SEP 07, 2018 10:45 AM IST
Social discrimination and socioeconomic realities add to disadvantages faced by Scheduled Castes (SCs) in the labour market.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Manish Sabharwal
UPDATED ON SEP 07, 2018 10:12 AM IST
Five per cent unemployment rate means people who want a job, have a job; they don’t get wages they want or need.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Amit Basole and Anand Shrivastava
UPDATED ON SEP 05, 2018 12:54 PM IST
While a final conclusion on employment growth should wait for 2017-18 NSSO data, rosy estimates based on selective assumptions do not inspire much confidence .
Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar | By Debabrata Mohanty
UPDATED ON SEP 03, 2018 11:32 PM IST
A government source said a decision to this effect was taken last month during a meeting of secretaries of all departments. Disengagement of retired persons from government services was a logical step when largescale recruitment was on in several departments, the source added.
Bloomberg | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 12, 2018 04:01 PM IST
Before sweeping to power in 2014, Modi appealed to young job-seekers with a promise to create 10 million jobs. Four years later it remains unclear how many positions have been created