With a drastic fall of the rupee, the export sector has turned out to be the only profit-making vertical of the economy that is expected to generate jobs in some of the labour-intensive segments such as textiles, leathers and handicrafts among others.

Exporters are not only offering higher wages, they are also providing several perks to retain the workforce, which is deserting them for better opportunities like Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MNREGA). Read More

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