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Unemployment Rate Decreasing, Says Govt

The ministry of statistics and programme implementation has conducted a job data survey of the Periodic Labour Force Survey (PLFS), which revealed that the unemployment rate is declining in urban and rural areas

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Indians Are Crashing Into Agony Over Employment Issues

In the last eight years, the government has just recruited 0.3 percent of the candidates who applied for government jobs

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Rahul Gandhi Targets PM Modi On Issue Of Price Rise

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday took a swipe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi dubbing him as a ‘king’ who has got 57 MPs arrested and 23 MPs suspended for asking questions on unemployment and inflation

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Country's Unemployment Rate Has Shot Up At 7.80% In June: CMIE

The central bank has also decided to impose penalty on four co-operative banks

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Unemployment Rate Reduced To 4.2% In 2021: Labor Force Survey Report

The WPR increased to 39.8 per cent in the year 2020-21, which was 38.2 per cent in 2019-20

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India's Unemployment Rate Rises To 7.83% In April, Shows CMIE Data

Unemployment rate was the highest in Haryana at 34.5 per cent followed by Rajasthan at 28.8 per cent, Bihar 21.1 per cent and Jammu and Kashmir 15.6 per cent, the data showed

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Demography Is Empowering. Dividend Linked To Jobs & Opportunities

India is a poor country. Let’s not pretend we are a middle economy and accept that unemployment and its impact will ripple beyond the economy.

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India's Unemployment Rate Reaches 4-Month High Of 7.91% In December: CMIE Data

The urban unemployment rate was at 9.30 percent in December from 8.21 percent in November 2021, while the unemployment rate in rural areas stood at 7.28 percent from 6.44 percent in the previous month

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Unemployment Rate Has Declined To 4.8% As Compare To Previous Year: Centre

The unemployment rate has declined to 4.8 per cent as compared to 6.0 per cent in 2017-18 and 5.8 per cent in 2018-19 indicating that the number of unemployed persons has reduced considerably.

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Unemployment Rate At 9.3% In January-March 2021: NSO

The UR for in CWS (current weekly status) in urban areas for persons of age 15 years and above was 10.3 per cent in October-December 2020, the ninth Periodic Labour Force Survey (PLFS) showed.

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FPIs Invest Rs 1,210 Cr In Indian Markets In First 5 Trading Sessions Of Aug

'Higher valuations, surge in oil prices and firmness in US Dollar have been keeping FPIs away from Indian equities. They have also been booking profits at regular intervals with markets trading near all-time highs,'

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Unemployment Rate Rose To 13.3 % In July-Sept 2020: NSO Survey

Labour force refers to the part of the population which supplies or offers to supply labour for pursuing economic activities for the production of goods and services and therefore, includes both ‘employed’ and ‘unemployed’ persons.

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Unemployment During Covid-19: Federal Bank Gives 400-odd Part-time Jobs In Kerala

The livelihood enhancement project was started as part of its corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiative in August 2020 and is continuing even now.

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BW Businessworld Exclusive: Unemployment On Rise Post 2nd Wave

The recent report shows that the second wave of Covid has rendered one crore people jobless. As the economy is opening up gradually, HR leaders ponder as to how the job creation and rise in hiring in booming industries would change the scenario to combat unemployment.

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This Govt. Is Clueless, My Advice Is Borrow And Spend-- P. Chidambaram

The economic growth statistics of the last financial year underplay some economic indicators like FDI and GST collection. The GDP numbers released by the National Statistical Office (NSO) show a 7.3 per cent contraction of the Indian economy over FY2020-21 ‒ the worst in over 40 years. Along, we must subject FDI to a closer analysis. Where are we headed in terms of economic planning and how do we reorient our growth story? And, crucially, what about India's youth dividend turning in bubble? Former Union Finance Minister and Congress member of Parliament, P. Chidambaram discusses these and other lacunae in planning with BW Businessworld’s Manish Kumar Jha.

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