Economic Survey

Pilot project for ‘digital’ economic survey in Hyderabad's Seethaphalmandi

This pilot project also serves as a practical training for these moderators before the process formally begins in the State.

published on : 16th September 2019

Government chooses to favour infant firms over dwarfs in Budget proposals

The fact that the tax sleuth will have to take approval of a supervisor before initiating scrutiny will reduce instances of harassment of startups and venture capitalists in the name of Angel tax.

published on : 13th July 2019

Economic Survey indicates agrarian crisis brewing in Andhra Pradesh

Even though agriculture sub-sector registered negative growth, agriculture broad sector, which includes allied sectors, managed 10.78 per cent growth, with better performance of fisheries, livestock.

published on : 13th July 2019

Over 8,000 new judges needed to clear backlog of court cases

To clear the backlog in five years time, the survey suggests appointing 8,152 judges in district and subordinate courts, 361 in high courts and eight in the Supreme Court to achieve the targets.

published on : 5th July 2019

Name roads after top taxpayers: Economic Survey

In order to increase tax compliance in the country, the Economic Survey has suggested initiatives to honour honest taxpayers.

published on : 5th July 2019

India needs to create 60 lakh jobs annually over the next 10 years: Economic Survey

The survey predicts that the working population would grow by around 97 lakh annually in the next decade and 42 lakh per year in the 2030s.

published on : 5th July 2019

Telangana tops the list with 14.9 per cent growth rate

According to the economic survey, the Net State Domestic Product (NSDP) for Telangana is `7,88,566 crore for the year 2018-19.

published on : 5th July 2019

Economic survey praises Telangana's samagra vedika 

The survey tabled in Parliament compared the initiative to data collection methods of London and the United States

published on : 5th July 2019

Odisha fails Swachh Bharat targets

Only 84.5 per cent households in Odisha have access to toilets against the national average of 96.5 per cent.

published on : 5th July 2019

Zero population growth projected in Andhra Pradesh by 2041

Decline in Total Fertility Rate is attributed to increase in rate of education among women, access to family planning methods

published on : 5th July 2019

Over 60 per cent patients forced to buy drugs even in government hospitals: Survey

The survey said 60% of PHCs have only one doctor while about 5% have none. Gujarat emerged the worst performer, with more than 90% PHCs having just one doctor.

published on : 5th July 2019

Minimum wage system can ease poverty

Poverty alleviation and decrease in wage inequality in the country can be achieved if the country has a well-formulated minimum wage system, the Economic Survey stated.

published on : 5th July 2019

Treat data as public good, sell it to private companies to generate fund: Economic Survey

The survey said that the principle is that most data are generated by the people, of the people and should be used for the people.

published on : 5th July 2019

India’s EV mission needs charging stations more than anything else, says Economic Survey

'We find that the market share of EVs is positively related to the availability of chargers and larger availability of chargers corresponds to greater adoption of EVs,' the Survey said.

published on : 5th July 2019

Nurture ‘infant’ firms to create jobs, says Chief Economic Advisor KV Subramanian

'Job creation in India suffers from policies that foster dwarfs; instead of infant firms that have the potential to grow and become giants rapidly,' the Survey said.

published on : 5th July 2019
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