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Economic Survey 2016-17: Volume-2 Highlights

Economic Survey 2016-17 Volume 2 was laid in the Parliament recently. The Survey notices a rekindled optimism on structural reforms in Indian economy. Various...

Medium-Term Expenditure Framework of India

The Medium-term Expenditure Framework Statement (MTEF) was laid in Parliament recently. The MTEF Statement sets forth a three-year rolling target for the expenditure indicators...

Mobile Broadband Connections To Reach 4.3 Billion

According to UN agency International Telecommunication Union (ITU), mobile broadband subscriptions are expected to reach 4.3 billion globally by the end of 2017. New data...

World Trade Statistical Review Released

The WTO has released the new editions of its flagship statistical publications: the World Trade Statistical Review, Trade Profiles and World Tariff Profiles. The World...

India Will Become Largest Milk Producer in 2026

According to the 'OECD-FAO Agricultural Outlook 2017-2026', India will be the world’s largest milk producer by 2026. The Agricultural Outlook 2017‑2026 is a collaborative effort...

India Becomes Largest Remittance Receiving Nation

As per the World Bank, India is the largest remittance receiving country in the world in 2016. Remittances received by top 4 countries in...

Money Parked by Citizens in Swiss Banks

UK has topped the list of countries, of which citizens have parked their money in Swiss Bank accounts. India has ranked 88th place. Money...

Report ‘Benthic Macro Invertebrates of River Ganga’

An amount of Rs. 4,321.05 crore has been released by the Government of India to National Mission for Clean Ganga from 2011-12 to 2016-17,...

National Sample Survey Rounds: 75th and 76th

National Sample Survey Office (NSSO), Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation has been regularly conducting nation-wide surveys on various socio-economic subjects. Results of these...

IMD’s World Competitiveness List Released

The IMD World Competitiveness Center is a research group at IMD business school in Switzerland. It has been publishing the rankings every year since...

Investing in Skills for Inclusive Trade: WTO-ILO Study

A joint ILO-WTO study, “Investing in Skills for Inclusive Trade”, shows that boosting core work, technical and management skills can help countries and businesses...