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Uncertainty over Goa's economy

From: Buisness-standard By P K Mukherjee Recommended by: business-standard Goa is staring into an abyss of uncertainty. The Supreme Court’s decision to effectively ban all mining operations in the state with effect from March 16
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Mythbusting the Gig Economy

If 2017 was the year “gig economy” became a household phrase, 2018 will be when businesses adopt this flexible workforce model at scale. Why? We’re in a new era of work, where professional success has many definitions, business
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Economic Survey prescription: Beat investment slowdown with public spending

From: Buisness-standard By Saugata Bhattacharya Recommended by: business-standard The detailed and innovative analysis of the past few Economic Surveys was ratcheted up in FY18, with the goods and service tax (GST)-enabled data
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China’s economy grows 6.9% in 2017, eclipses official targets

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times The faster than expected growth in the fourth quarter of 2017 helped China’s economy to grow by 6.9% and reverse the downtrend of the world’s second largest economy for the first
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Economy looks set for a rebound

From: Buisness-standard By Devangshu Datta Recommended by: business-standard The Indian economy seems set for a rebound in growth prospects but there are worries on the fiscal consolidation front and inflation could be a concern
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US asks China to put more economic, diplomatic pressure to rein in North Korea

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times While the US stressed agreement on the goal of North Korean denuclearisation, the talks also dealt with China’s sweeping territorial claims in the South China Sea.The United States
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Thousands lose jobs as restive Kashmir’s tourism economy dwindles

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times At the Dal Lake in Srinagar, Rizwan Ahmad Bhat stands next to his shikara (a traditional boat), named Do Badan Ek Jan (two bodies, one soul), waiting for tourists. Last year this
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Economy, interest rates and jobs

From: Buisness-standard By A V Rajwade Recommended by: business-standard After last week’s monetary policy statement, several analysts have commented on the revisions in inflation expectations of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC