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BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, November 15, 2019
Government said that it is separately examining the feasibility of conducting the next Consumer Expenditure Survey in 2020-2021 and 2021-22 after incorporating all data quality refinements


BusinessToday.In
November 15, 2019
Belgravia, Hyde Park, Mayfair, Marylebone and St John's Wood are the most favoured locations of interest for Indian homebuyers in London


Reuters
November 14, 2019
Central bank data shows that since the controversial demonetization gambit, currency in circulation has grown, rising 17% to 21.1 trillion rupees ($295.7 billion) as of the end of March 2019


Prasanna Mohanty
November 13, 2019
The credibility of India's statistical system is at stake because of the commissions and omissions ever since the 2011-12 series was announced in January 2015 and continued through multiple revisions in GDP numbers until now that dent public confidence


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, November 1, 2019
The unemployment rate for the month is highest since August 2016, reflecting an overall economic downturn in the country


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, October 31, 2019
Job growth improves in May-August; low-skilled jobs dominate: CMIEDespite ongoing economic slowdown, India's employment figures have remained steady during recent months. Employment in India increased by 25 lakh from May to September 2019, according to a Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE) survey. As per CMIE data, an estimated 40.49 crore persons were employed in India during May-August 2019, compared to 40.24 crore people employed during these months a year-ago. This tra...


Dipak Mondal
New Delhi, October 30, 2019
The corporate tax rate cut may have enthused a large section of India Inc, but there are still many companies that do not intend to accept the largesse


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, October 30, 2019
Agriculture sector witnessed an increase of 84 lakh jobs, led by crop cultivation. The estimated employment in agri sector rose to 13.9 crore from 13.3 crore, while poultry farming and animal husbandry reported a growth in estimated employment from 18 lakh to 43 lakh


Prasanna Mohanty
October 18, 2019
The low productive agriculture continues to provide maximum employment and the high-skill services maximum income, while the manufacturing sector remains relatively insignificant in either


E Kumar Sharma
New Delhi, October 14, 2019
Leading B-schools are confident that the economic slowdown will not hit them, but other schools are concerned


Joe C Mathew
New Delhi, October 11, 2019
A national study carried out by MicroSave Consulting found out that 75% of farmer respondents surveyed preferred the DBT-F system over the previous manual system of fertiliser distribution


Manoj Sharma
New Delhi, October 7, 2019
The job scenario also reflects the ongoing slowdown in the country, with various sectors, especially auto and FMCG, facing job cuts over declining sales and poor demand


PTI
October 4, 2019



Reuters
Benagluru, October 4, 2019
The IHS Markit Services Purchasing Managers' Index fell to a 19-month low of 48.7 in September from 52.4 in August


Prasanna Mohanty
October 1, 2019
The private corporate sector simply does not need to invest more because lack of demand has forced it to cut production and capacity utilisation for several years now. Besides, growth in employment is happening elsewhere (not in manufacturing) where the relation between investment and employment growth is tenuous.


PTI
New Delhi, October 1, 2019
While it has been above the 50-mark that separates growth from contraction for over two years, the growth rate in September and August was the slowest since May 2018.


Prasanna Mohanty
September 27, 2019
Decoding Slowdown: Studies show that Indian farmers have been short-changed by Rs 45 lakh crore of income during 2000-2016 due to complex market regulations and restrictive trade policies and that credit flows to agriculture is being used for non-agricultural purposes.


Manu Kaushik
September 25, 2019
The reduction in GST (goods and services tax) in the third week of September is expected to give confidence to hotel companies to increase tariffs


Prasanna Mohanty
September 20, 2019
The economic slowdown is structural as a sharp decline in household savings and investment since FY12 would indicate. This calls for a significant boost to capital expenditure by the government


Prasanna Mohanty
New Delhi, September 18, 2019
Rural and urban inflation sliding down when the headline interest rate (RBI's repo rate) has also been falling reflects all is not well with the economy. It calls for a comprehensive policy response to spur income and investment to revive consumption demand


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