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Labour Force Survey data underlines strain in labour market, lack of job creation in non-agri sectors

September 08, 2021 9:43 am

The reverse migration of labour from cities to villages would have only increased the pressure on agriculture to absorb the workers.

Fighting yesterday’s war

May 01, 2015 12:23 am

The land market crisis is actually a labour market crisis. The problem is our inability to create enough non-farm jobs.

US jobless claims at 3-month low

March 07, 2014 6:18 am

Initial claims returned to a more normal level, consistent with healthy labor market conditions, said Yelena Shulyatyeva.

US Jobless claims fall to lowest in a month

December 27, 2013 2:30 am

Economists polled had expected first-time applications to fall to 345,000 last week.

Talking facts

November 14, 2013 5:28 am

Quarterly labour market surveys will help policymakers,as long as they are reliable.

Push for contracts in Indian rupee add to pressure on $18-billion BPO industry

November 11, 2013 2:14 am

BPO industry,battling margin pressure and diminishing cost arbitrage,is set to take a further hit.

Pink slips: Calls for social security measures in contract employment get louder

September 14, 2013 4:43 am

Pink slips have triggered panic across all industry verticals in the country.

India most optimistic on hiring plans for Oct-Dec quarter: ManpowerGroup

September 10, 2013 3:00 pm

A dramatic turnaround in employer confidence is driving employment forecast.

China end-Sept urban jobless rate at 4.1%

October 25, 2011 1:08 pm

The rate was down 0.2 percentage points compared with the same period a year ago.

Hiring activities pick up in March,says

April 07, 2011 7:17 pm

Reflecting better labour market conditions,hiring activities picked up in March primarily led by IT and retail sectors,according to