Skill upgradation need of the hour: Venkaiah Naidu

 Skill upgradation is the need of the hour to create wealth in the country, Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu said here Thursday.

Manufacturing must take off to revive Indian economy

It has been more than 20 years since India witnessed economic liberalisation but the contribution of India’s manufacturing sector to the overall GDP (Gross Domestic Product) has remained stagnant at about 15 per cent.

Manufacturing must take off to revive Indian economy

It has been more than 20 years since India witnessed economic liberalisation but the contribution of India’s manufacturing sector to the overall GDP (Gross Domestic Product) has remained stagnant at about 15 per cent. This has led to a scenario of inadequate jobs as manufacturing has generated jobs at a snail’s pace of one-two million each year since the 1970s.

Manufacturing can transform India: APJ Abdul Kalam

Former president APJ Abdul Kalam Tuesday highlighted the critical importance of manufacturing and technology in transforming India into a developed nation.

Tihar to have its own blanket manufacturing unit

Tihar jail, the country`s
largest prison, will soon boast of a blanket manufacturing
unit to cater to the growing demand for it with the number of
inmates increasing everyday and VIP prisoners demanding more.

87.37 mn new jobs likely by 2015: Assocham

The manufacturing sector is likely to generate 27.95 million jobs by 2015, according to a study.

January manufacturing growth at 18-month high: Survey

India`s manufacturing in January grew at its fastest pace in almost one-and-a-half years, boosted by a sharp rise in new export orders that underpin a recovery in the industrial sector, a survey showed.

Survey shows China manufacturing growing

China`s manufacturing expanded in December for a ninth straight month as government stimulus spending boosted domestic demand and foreign sales rose.

US manufacturing grew faster than expected in Dec

An unexpectedly strong report on manufacturing activity Monday bolstered confidence that the nation`s factories will help sustain an economic recovery.

Manufacturing growth up for 1st time in 3 mths

The rate of growth in manufacturing rose for the first time in three months in December, with activity reaching its highest since May on sharp rises in new work and output, a survey showed.

US manufacturing sector grows in Nov, but recovery fragile

The US manufacturing sector grew for the fourth straight month in November, though at a slower pace, and questions remain about the staying power of the incipient economic recovery.

US still world`s biggest manufacturer but China gains: study

The United States remains the world`s largest manufacturing nation even as China gains ground, according to a new study.

Manufacturing growth picks up in Sept: PMI

The pace of India`s manufacturing activity rose in September, recovering from a drop to a five-month low in August, as domestic demand and robust factory orders picked up, a survey showed.

China`s manufacturing rises for 6th month: Survey

China`s manufacturing expanded in September for a sixth month and employment rose at its fastest rate in two years, indicating a recovery in the world`s third-largest economy is on track, a survey showed on Wednesday.

High energy cost affecting manufacturing sector: Assocham

High energy costs are making
sectors like glass, ceramics and aluminum less competitive,
an Assocham study said.

‘Indian auto sector has revived; mfg boosts economy’

India has weathered the global economic downturn and is emerging as a globally competitive manufacturing hub for small, fuel efficient cars, a senior
Indian official said last night.