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India raises concern on employment, social protection in South Asia   Dec 20, 11:46 am
New Delhi, Dec.20 (ANI): The Institute of Human Development organized an international conference here on "Meeting the Challenges of Employment and Social Protection in South Asia" in collaboration with International Labour Organization (ILO) United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) and International Development Research Centre (IDRC) Canada in New Delhi.
Canada to launch "Express Entry" next year  Dec 19, 4:54 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 19 (ANI): Canada will launch a new electronic system called Express Entry in January 2015. It will manage applications for permanent residence in certain economic programs and will be a much faster, more effective, and more efficient way to welcome economic immigrants to Canada than any tool that existed before.
Four nations including India agree to create economic corridor  Dec 19, 12:47 pm
Dhaka, Dec.19 (ANI): A multi-billion dollar fund might soon be established to pull in resources from various parties to set up a thriving economic belt connecting Bangladesh, China, India and Myanmar.
India builds capacity of South Asian scholars in labour economics  Dec 16, 4:10 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 16 (ANI): India is providing training to South Asian scholars in employment and social protection issues at the Delhi based Institute of Human Development.
Gulf remains major destination for Indian workforce  Dec 16, 3:46 pm
New Delhi/Doha, Dec.16 (ANI): In the coming ten years, nations in the Gulf region are expecting to benefit from an economic boom, especially in the construction sector, and aware of this, many skilled and unskilled workers from India are making a beeline for the area in search of better jobs and pay.
India to take part in second round of BCIM talks from tomorrow  Dec 16, 12:15 pm
Dhaka, Dec.16 (ANI): Senior officials of the Governments of India, Bangladesh China and Myanmar will take part in the second round of discussions for the BCIM corridor, an economic silk route between Bangladesh, India, China and Myanmar, from tomorrow in the Cox's Bazar area of Bangladesh.
China's economy to grow at 7.1 percent next year  Dec 15, 5:26 pm
Beijing, Dec 15 (ANI): China's economic growth is expected to drop from 7.4 percent this year to 7.1 percent in 2015, economists with the country's Central Bank said.
Japan backs Abe's economic reforms by voting ruling coalition for new term  Dec 15, 11:59 am
London, Dec 15 (ANI): Japan's ruling coalition has again won a two-thirds majority in parliamentary elections which were dubbed as a referendum on Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's economic policies.
China's GDP growth may fail to reach 2014 target of 7.5%  Dec 13, 4:23 pm
Beijing, Dec 13 (ANI): Economic growth in China may drop below the 7.3 percent level seen in the third quarter and fail to reach the 2014 GDP growth target of 7.5 percent, said experts.
President Mukherjee lays emphasis on good governance  Dec 12, 7:41 pm
Mussoorie, Dec. 12 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday said that good governance is the exercise of power, within the framework of the Constitution, for efficient and effective management of our economic and social resources for the well-being of the people, through the institutions of state.
Mukherjee lauds Putin for being guiding force in Indo-Russian strategic ties  Dec 12, 5:45 pm
New Delhi, Dec.12 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee has lauded his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin for being the guiding force in strategic bilateral ties with India, and added that much can still be achieved in terms of enhancing both defence and economic cooperation between both countries.
PM thanks Putin for supporting India's relations with Eurasian Economic Union  Dec 11, 4:33 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 11 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday thanked Russian President Vladimir Putin for his support for India's closer relations with the Eurasian Economic Union.
Energy security is critical for India's economic development: PM Modi  Dec 11, 4:33 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 11 (ANI): Asserting that energy security is critical for India's economic development and creating jobs for the youth, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said Russia is a key partner in this area.
Romania seeks to enhance ties with India  Dec 9, 9:18 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 9 (ANI): An all-party Parliamentary delegation from Romania on Tuesday called on Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs M Venkaiah Naidu, stating that they wished to enhance their country's ties with New Delhi in Parliamentary and economic spheres.
Kazakhstan would like to achieve enhanced trade ties with India, says its new envoy  Dec 9, 11:46 am
New Delhi, Dec.9 (ANI): Kazakhstan's new Ambassador to India, Bulat Sarsenbayev, who will be formally presenting his credentials to President Pranab Mukherjee around noon on Tuesday, believes that his country and India share a similar vision and approach to bilateral, regional and international issues of mutual importance to the two countries, but nevertheless, would like to see enhanced economic and commercial ties between the two.
Jaitley to inaugurate Delhi Economics Conclave-2014 on Dec. 10  Dec 8, 9:31 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 8 (ANI): Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will deliver the inaugural address after inaugurating the two-day Delhi Economics Conclave-2014 here on Wednesday.
Planning Commission must be relooked to expand economic activity, says Jaitley  Dec 7, 5:20 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 7 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday said that the role of the Planning Commission must be relooked in order to expand economic activity, adding that the new body, which will replace the existing commission, will aim towards cooperative federalism.
Pakistan not adhering to MFN status timelines on trade, says Commerce Minister  Dec 5, 4:13 pm
New Delhi, Dec.5 (ANI): Minister of State (Independent Charge) in the Commerce and Industry Ministry Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday said Pakistan is not adhering to timelines related to the granting of MFN status on items of bilateral trade with India since the conclusion of the seventh round of talks on commercial and economic cooperation between the two countries in September 2012.
China's Naval fleet set to outstrip US' by 2020, says report  Dec 4, 3:14 pm
Washington, Dec 4 (ANI): A new report by the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission has suggested that Chinese Naval fleet will outnumber US' by 2020.
Fighting Untouchability in India started eight decades ago: Recollections of a Communicator  Dec 3, 1:01 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 3 (ANI): A survey done by the National Applied Economic Research along with the University of Maryland and reported in the Indian Express, has disclosed that the practice of untouchability is still prevalent in the heartland of India nearly eight decades after Mahatma Gandhi asked us to give up the practice.
Arunachal minister launches community horti-farming project in Anjaw District  Dec 3, 11:43 am
Hayuliang (Arunachal Pradesh), Dec.3 (ANI): The community horticulture farming project launched by the National Agriculture Bank for Rural Development (NABARD) would herald a new era of socio-economic development in Anjaw District, which borders China in Arunachal Pradesh, the state's Health and Family Welfare Minister, Kalikho Pul, has said.
CCEA gives nod for three NHA projects  Dec 3, 9:02 am
New Delhi, Dec.3 (ANI): The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has given its nod for the development of the four laning of the Nagina-Kashipur section of National Highway - 74 in Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh.
Kazakhstan views India as a key player in global, regional affairs  Dec 2, 5:27 pm
New Delhi, Dec.2 (ANI): India, Kazakhstan's Ambassador-designate Bulat Sarsenbayev said, has the world's respect, and is seen as one of the key players in political, economic, global and regional affairs.
Fighting Untouchability in India started eight decades ago: Recollections of a Communicator  Dec 2, 2:23 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 2 (ANI): A survey done by the National Applied Economic Research along with the University of Maryland and reported in the Indian Express, has disclosed that the practice of untouchability is still prevalent in the heartland of India nearly eight decades after Mahatma Gandhi asked us to give up the practice.
'Slump' in manufacturing sector may cause China to record weakest growth rate in 10 years  Dec 1, 2:34 pm
Beijing, Dec 01 (ANI): China's economy grew at its slowest since the depth of the global financial crisis in the third quarter and is likely to record its weakest annual growth rate in more than 10 years with official data showing a moderation in growth of its manufacturing sector. It suggested that a slump in business sentiment accompanied a slow economic growth, a report said.