A Billion Hands: How India Plans to Capture Employment Data in Rural and Urban Centres

New Delhi: Ahead of 2019 polls, the Narendra Modi government is introducing a quarterly employment survey data, based on the new periodic labour force surveys (PLFS) conducted by the statistics department, in December. A government-run technical committee has been formed under former chief statistician TCA Anant to bring in more transparency in jobs data calculation and […]

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Trends that will Shape India’s E-commerce in 2020

India’s e-commerce market recently was  center of a lot of attention when global giant Walmart Inc announced that it will pick up a majority stake in India’s largest online retailer Flipkart. This is world’s biggest ecommerce deal by value and has set the ground running for more investments to follow in the coming years with […]

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