Tag Archives: Economic Survey

Outlook of Multilateral Institutions positive for India :Economic Survey 2015-16

By | February 26, 2016

Economy will continue to Weather Global Sluggishness with Resilience; Outlook of Multilateral Institutions positive for India Multilateral Institutions in their latest assessments have underlined that in the short run, Indian growth may fall short of its growth potential of 8-9 per cent, but the economy could continue weathering the global sluggishness with resilience and consolidate… Read More »

More crop per drop motto to improve Agriculture Sector :Economic Survey 2015-16

By | February 26, 2016

Agriculture Sector needs a Transformation to ensure Sustainable Livelihoods for the Farmers and Food Security Economic Survey Emphasizes to Improved Productivity in Agriculture  Disbursal of Subsidy on Fertilizers should Shift to DBT Fixed Amount of Subsidy in the case of P And K Fertilizer Subsidy There needs to be a Shift to Demand-Driven Agricultural Advisory… Read More »

Leading cause of Infant death is low birth weight. :The Economic Survey 2015-16

By | February 26, 2016

Making Investments in Maternal Nutrition and Sanitation and Changing Social Norms to Enhance their Effectiveness can help to Exploit India’s Demographic Dividend The National Food Security Act and Swachh Bharat are part of the Government’s Policy Agenda to Improve Maternal and Early Life Health The Economic Survey 2015-16 presented today in the Parliament by the… Read More »

Economy to clock more than 7 % growth this fiscal : Economic Survey 2015-16

By | February 26, 2016

Economy to clock more than 7 per cent growth this fiscal; Economic Survey 2015-16 predicts over 8 per cent growth in next couple of years. The Economic Survey 2015-16 presented here today in the Parliament by the Union Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitley emphasizes that Indian economy will continue to grow more than 7 percent… Read More »

Sweeping changes made in the power sector :The Economic Survey

By | February 26, 2016

Impressive strides made in the power sector in the last two years: addition of record generation capacity, moves towards one market in power, reform of discoms and development of renewable energy Time is ripe for industries to absorb excess generation capacity through “Open Access” to energize “Make in India”  A progressive tariff structure can reduce… Read More »

India has 2nd Highest Number of Undernourished People : Economic Survey 2015-16

By | February 26, 2016

In order to provide Food Security, in the current Agriculture Scenario, India has to Focus on Supplies which are timely and Uninterrupted and Affordable for the Poor 57 % of Households had Calorie intake below 2160 KCal/Consumer unit/day Average Protein intake Per Capita per day Rises Steadily India Has the Second Highest Number of Undernourished… Read More »

Indian Economy needs to create well-paying Jobs :Economic Survey 2015-2016

By | February 26, 2016

Indian Economy needs to create enough “good” Safe Productive well-paying Jobs The Economic Survey 2015-2016 stresses that India being in the midway through its demographic dividend is providing an economic growth in terms of the working age share of the population. Hence to exploit this dividend and meet the growing aspiration of those entering the… Read More »

Higher Property Tax Rates to check speculation in real estate :Economic Survey

By | February 26, 2016

GST rollout to mark an unprecedented reforms measure in the modern global tax history Economic Survey 2015-16 proposes widening tax net from 5.5 percent of earning individuals to more than 20 percent, reasonable taxation of the better-off individuals with income from Real Estate and Agriculture, phasing out of the tax exemption Raj   Higher Property… Read More »

Need more investment in Human Capital :Economic Survey 2015-16

By | February 26, 2016

Economic Survey 2015-16 highlights need for more investment in Human Capital, expresses concern at declining educational outcomes, emphasizes importance of improving efficiency in delivery of services in the health sector. The Economic Survey 2015-16, presented in the Parliament today by the Union Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitley, states that the social infrastructure scenario in the… Read More »

Economic Survey Data released by Govt

By | February 26, 2016

Labour Force participation Rate higher in Rural Areas than Urban Areas, significantly lower for females than males: Economic Survey Women account for 57% of employment given under MGNREGA in the Current Financial Year   1.75 lakh Rural Youth trained under Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana during 2015-16  The Economic Survey (2015-16) states that the… Read More »