Develop high impact domains like Labour-intensive manufacturing (viz. textile,footwear, electronics assembly, etc.) and Tourism

Strategically develop high impact domains like Labour-intensive manufacturing (viz. textile,footwear, electronics assembly, etc.) and Tourism

Textile exports slump 4.5 pc to $26 bn

17 March 2017 | PTI | Full article

“The exports of textiles during 2016-17 (April-December) were USD 26 billion compared to USD 27.2 billion during 2015-16 (April-December),” Minister of State for Textiles Ajay Tamta said today in a written reply to the Rajya Sabha.
He also said that during the three quarters of this fiscal, the total production of man-made fibre stood at 1,037 million kg while spun yarn production was 4,254 million kg.

He also said that during the three quarters of this fiscal, the total production of man-made fibre stood at 1,037 million kg while spun yarn production was 4,254 million kg.

Job-creation promise falls short as unemployment rate up

23 May 2017 | PTI | Full article

The unemployment rate in 2015-16 was 5% of the labour force, up from 4.9% in 2013-14, the year before the BJP assumed power.

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