According to the latest Economic Survey 2021, GDP has risen to 17.8 per cent for the fiscal year 201-2020.
The Economic survey predicted a “V-shaped” economic recovery for the country stating that the Covid-19 vaccination program will be one of the triggers for the growth.
Opposition leaders of 18 parties have decided to boycott President's address in solidarity with farmers protesting at Delhi’s borders against the three farm laws.
The session will be held in two parts – January 29 to February 15 and March 8 to April 8 and will have a total of 33 sittings.
The survey also suggests that Indian manufacturers have to focus on improving quality, to better compete with Chinese goods
The virus is causing a tragic loss of life, and the lockdown needed to fight it has affected billions of people. What was normal just a few weeks ago — going to school, going to work, being with family and friends — is now a huge risk, IMF chief Kristalina Georgieva.
Economic Survey cites several examples of how government interventions have created more distortions in the market rather than working for the benefit of common man or businesses.
The Economic Survey has projected the GDP growth at 6-6.5 per cent during 2020-21.
The Economic Survey tabled in Parliament said the level and growth of a country's GDP informs several critical policy initiatives as it is a barometer of the economy's size and health.
Highlights of the Economic Survey tabled in Parliament by Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman
The Economic Survey puts the current fiscal growth at 5 per cent..
The government announced that it will be skilling new India with new age skills like Artificial Intelligence (AI), Internet of Things, Big Data, 3D Printing, Virtual Reality and Robotics, which are valued highly both in India and overseas.
Organic farming, better irrigation and improved connectivity between market and produce feature as key priority areas in CEA K Subramanian's Maiden Economic Survey presented in parliament on Thursday.
Former finance minister, P Chidambaram on Thursday said there are no sector-wise growth projections in the pre-Budget Economic Survey tabled in Parliament, and the government itself appears to be pessimistic about the economy.
The main focus of the Economic Survey 2019-20 is in keeping with the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision of India becoming a $5 trillion economy by 2024-25.
The Economic Survey states that India is set to witness a sharp slowdown in population growth in the next two decades.
It noted that India, through unique identification programme Aadhaar, has been at the forefront of data and technology revolution which is unfolding.
The GDP projection is higher than the growth rate of 6.8 per cent- the lowest in five years- recorded by the economy for the year 2018-19.
An injured BJP worker being carried after being beaten by alleged TMC workers, during last day of by-poll election campaign in support of party candidate Priyanka Tibrewal at Bhawanipur constituency, in Kolkata.PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra
BJP leader Subhendu Adhikari addresses during last day of by-poll election campaign in support of party candidate Priyanka Tibrewal (unseen) at Bhawanipur constituency, in Kolkata.PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra
A rickshaw-puller rides past the mural depicting Hindu god Hanuman, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Kamal Kishore
Debris lie on the ground after a three-storey building that housed metro construction workers collapsed in Lakkasandra area in Bengaluru. No casualties reported so far.PTI Photo/Shailendra Bhojak
People line up at an Apple Store to buy the latest iPhone 13 handsets in Nanning in south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. Global shoppers face possible shortages of smartphones and other goods ahead of...AP/PTI
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