Employment to be main criterion for coastal economic zones

Under its Sagarmala programme, the government had in July 2016 announced building 14 CEZs, which will be aligned to ports in maritime states.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 16th, 2018

Gujarat lagging behind in health, education: Niti Aayog VC Rajiv Kumar

The Niti Aayog will help Gujarat set up the proposed Coastal Economic Zones which aim to spur economic activities along the state coast.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 18th, 2018

Lessons for Make in India from World Bank report

Make in India initiative and plans to set up coastal economic zones of the government can take a leaf out of the World Bank report which says that advances in technology and changing trade patterns are affecting opportunities f.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 20th, 2017

India facing problem of severe under-employment: NITI Aayog

It also recommended the creation of a handful of Coastal Employment Zones.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 27th, 2017

Coastal economic zones face land hurdle

The Centre's ambitious plan of setting up coastal economic zones (CEZ) has hit a sandbank. Non-availability of contiguous land parcels with the states along with huge acquisition and subsequent compensation costs are delaying the ex.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 25th, 2017

Corruption at Venezuela"s state-run oil company is pushing the country deeper into a crisis

Reuters/Carlos Garcia Rawlins Venezuela is already deep in an economic crisis.  The state-run oil company PDVSA is the country's main source of revenue. Military officials recently took over PDVSA a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 19th, 2018

Fed Report Finds Tight Labor Markets, but Modest Wage Growth

Economic activity expanded across the U.S. in March and early April, with widespread employment growth but mostly modest wage increases, according to a Federal Reserve report released Wednesday......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 18th, 2018

Russia"s Trade With the West Surges Even as Sanctions Mount

Trade has surged between Russia and its main Western antagonists even as relations have deteriorated, raising questions about the long-term impact of economic sanctions on Moscow......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 12th, 2018

March Payrolls Come in Handily Under Expectations

Friday's economic reporting cycle was dominated by the employment situation report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstApr 6th, 2018

Economic Preview: U.S. job gains in March probably will suffer from weather-related hangover

The number of Americans who found jobs in March probably won’t match February’s huge 313,000 gain, but it’s not because a red-hot labor market has cooled off. Here’s what to watch in the March employment report......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 6th, 2018

HCDC names next CEO

Hamilton County’s HCDC economic development unit has named its next CEO and president to succeed the only leader it has ever had. Peg Moertl has been named president and CEO of HCDC effective April 1. She succeeds David Main, who plans to unoff.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 29th, 2018

These are the states where women have the most economic opportunity

Only one place got an ‘A’ grade on a national scorecard of women’s earnings and employment prospects......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 28th, 2018

Torchmark or Reinsurance Group: Which Stock Scores Better?

On a comparative assessment, we try and find out which stock, Torchmark (TMK) or Reinsurance Group (RGA), is a more attractive pick pertaining to fundamentals. An improving economic backdrop, reflected by optimistic employment outloo.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytMar 27th, 2018

Powell Explains Why The 2018 Inflation Forecast Was Unchanged

One of the big dovish surprises, just like in the December FOMC meeting, was that even as the Fed raised its economic outlook by increasing its GDP and employment projections, it kept its PCE inflation projection flat for 2018.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 21st, 2018

Wall Street advances as financial, energy stocks gain

(Reuters) - Wall Street's main indexes rose on Friday after strong economic data boosted financial stocks and a jump in oil prices lifted shares of energy companies......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 16th, 2018

Wall Street opens higher as financial, energy stocks gain

(Reuters) - Wall Street's main indexes opened higher on Thursday, led by gains in financial and energy stocks and support from strong economic data......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 15th, 2018

Story of Indian media: What is the economic value of television business?

Films employ 0.24 million people directly and almost three times as many in indirect employment.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 13th, 2018

Economic Preview: Are workers really getting a raise? Wages are focus of upcoming U.S. jobs report

A long economic expansion is finally delivering bigger pay gains to American workers, but that’s not being taken as good news on Wall Street. Here’s what to watch in Friday’s employment report for February......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 9th, 2018

Non Farm Payroll Tomorrow - Rollover Notice! Levels March 9th

Non Farm Payroll tomorrow morning 8:30 AM EST. Find employment situation from Econoday. Here are the trading levels and economic reports for March 9th......»»

Category: optionsSource: insidefuturesMar 9th, 2018

Economic Preview: Trump, trade wars, inflation: Wall Street on edge ahead of February jobs report

Investors were already edgy before President Trump stunned Washington with a decision to impose stiff tariffs on foreign steel. The U.S. employment report for February could add to frayed nerves......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 3rd, 2018

Wall Street climbs after GDP growth revised lower

(Reuters) - Wall Street's main indexes rose on Wednesday after the downward revision of U.S. economic growth in the fourth quarter weakened the case for faster increases in interest rates......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 28th, 2018