NEW DELHI - India's economy will continue to grow at an 8 percent rate in coming years, but the government is worried about the sharp rise in unemployment over the past decade of the boom, an official report said Monday.

The unemployment statistics "cause some concerns," and India needs to enact flexible labor laws that would help create more jobs over the next few years, the report said.


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