Jun 23, 2021 01:02 PM IST
As per law, all businesses which have more than 20 employees on their roll are mandated to enroll under Employee Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO).
- May 25, 2021 05:06 PM IST
Unemployment rate is rising towards the record levels seen after countrywide lockdowns last year, and experts say hospitality, real estate, construction, retail, SMEs and ancillary units are the worst hit
- Mar 11, 2021 06:31 PM IST
Businesses now face headwinds from rising costs of commodities and supply disruptions and in the last quarter, they benefitted from a sharp slump in costs.
- Mar 02, 2021 02:08 PM IST
Haryana reported the highest unemployment rate of 26.4 percent, followed by Rajasthan at 25.6 percent.
- Feb 18, 2021 07:26 PM IST
Most employed persons in India do not have regular jobs. Their employment on any given day depends upon the state of the economy, the local environment, business conditions at large and a fair degree of luck.
- Dec 18, 2020 03:09 PM IST
CMIE also observed that the impact of economic shock on younger women is more than the older women. The participation rate in the workforce of younger women fell to 9.7 percent during the pandemic after reaching a high of 14.9 percent in end of 2019.
- Nov 06, 2020 01:00 PM IST
October 2020 is the first month that has recorded a fall in employment since May 2020, CMIE said.
- Oct 10, 2020 07:42 PM IST
Most projects completed in the September quarter were in the infrastructure sector. Government projects made up more than 60 percent of all commissioned projects for the third straight quarter. The lingering lack of demand could keep the private sector's aggressive investment in CapEx away, despite logistical hurdles reducing.
- Aug 23, 2020 04:50 PM IST
The managing director of CMIE says job losses will in turn affect consumption due to decreased financial resources and income instability.
- Aug 19, 2020 03:29 PM IST
The unemployment rate has been incrementally increasing and touched a nine-week high of 9.1 percent (overall) for the week ended August 16
- Aug 19, 2020 12:58 PM IST
While jobs have recovered, this recovery has left out healthier, salaried jobs, said Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy.
- Jul 31, 2020 12:23 PM IST
Young women have been particularly hit hard during the lockdown period as men to women ratio deteriorated to 9.1 during April-June 2020.
- Jul 07, 2020 11:12 AM IST
The rise in urban unemployment can be attributed to fresh curbs imposed in Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Assam, West Bengal and Maharashtra.
- Jul 01, 2020 02:41 PM IST
The virus has infected over half a million people in the world's second-most populous nation, hitting economic activity, but fall in unemployment rate suggested the worst may be over for the economy, at least for now.
- May 21, 2020 10:06 AM IST
For consumer demand to improve, unemployment has to come down
- May 05, 2020 07:33 PM IST
The near stagnation in economy has left small businesses and daily wage earners in a state of uncertainty
- Apr 07, 2020 12:29 PM IST
It’s obvious that unemployment will increase as a result of the lockdown in the economy
- Mar 02, 2020 11:16 AM IST
India's economy expanded at its slowest pace in more than six years in the last three months of 2019, with analysts predicting further deceleration as the global coronavirus outbreak stifles growth in Asia's third-largest economy.
- Jan 02, 2020 09:31 AM IST
Investors will be more focused on what they hear on the ground from companies in post-results management commentary
- Nov 21, 2019 09:29 AM IST
Interest cover is the lowest since the December 2015 quarter
- Nov 01, 2019 10:47 AM IST
India's infrastructure output fell 5.2% in September from a year earlier, the worst performance in years, government data showed on Thursday, while the industrial output shrank at its fastest rate in more than six years in August.
- Oct 01, 2019 01:44 PM IST
The sharp cut in corporate tax rates especially for new projects should help propel an investment demand recovery in the December quarter.
- Jul 01, 2019 02:05 PM IST
New project announcements fell 87 percent from a year ago
- Jun 21, 2019 07:43 AM IST
China has done very well despite the widespread perception its GDP numbers are very dodgy
- May 02, 2019 08:08 PM IST
The figures could be a setback for Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a staggered general election that will end on May 19, with opposition parties criticising the government over weak farm prices and low jobs growth.