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Jan 14, 2018
India ranks 30th on World Economic Forum's global manufacturing index, Japan tops listJapan has been found to have the best structure of production in the Geneva-based WEF's first 'Readiness for the future of production report' and is followed by South Korea, Germany, Switzerland, China, Czech Republic, the US, Sweden, Austria and Ireland in the top 10
Jan 03, 2018
Why robust sales of large trucks, higher rural demand for FMCG signal good news on economyCommercial vehicle sales have been on an upswing for at least three months now, indicating a slow but sure turnaround in the economy
Jan 02, 2018
Demonetisation impact: 250 casual workers lost job every day during January-March; why govt needs to create more jobsAs per CMIE, in 12 months up to August 2017, 19 lakh jobs were wiped out
Sep 01, 2017
GDP growth hits 3-year low of 5.7% in June quarter as demonetisation hurts consumer demandServices and manufacturing activity contracted at their fastest rate in years in July, the month that the GST was launched.
Jul 18, 2017
Manufacturing sector jobs lowest paid at Rs 211.7/hour, attracting talents to be a major issue: ReportManufacturing typically is a labour intensive sector. However, owing to automation and technological disruption, availability of relevant skills and capabilities will be the key focus, going forward
Jun 02, 2017
GDP flop-show: Manmohan Singh has the last laugh in war of words with Narendra Modi over note banIn his UP election rally in March this year, PM Modi had mocked Singh and ‘Harvard economists’ such as Amartya Sen who criticised demonetisation decision
May 18, 2017
GDP numbers for 2016-17 likely to be revised from 6.7% to 7.4%: NomuraThe Central Statistical Office (CSO) revised India's wholesale price index (WPI) and industrial production (IP) series last week, changing the base year to 2011-12 (from 2004-05).
May 12, 2017
New series WPI, IIP released with base year 2011-12: All you need to knowThe periodical reviews and revisions of the base year of the macroeconomic indicators is aimed at capturing the structural changes in the economy and improving the quality, coverage and representativeness of the indices
May 01, 2017
Jobless growth: Niti Aayog offers just a partial solution based on old dataNiti has used old data to make assertions against the jobless growth charge. It quotes figures for unemployment from the six year old NSSO Survey of 2011-12 and for the services sector, it goes back further – by a decade
Apr 18, 2017
WPI inflation at 5.7%: With food prices remaining the villain, monsoon holds the keyThe Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) had cautioned in its recent policy readings that monsoons this year will be crucial to decide the course of policy rates, while changing its policy stance from ‘accommodative’ to ‘neutral’ early this year.