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Economic Survey 2012-13: Urgent farm reforms must for achieving 4% growth

Sector needs urgent reforms to boost crop yields and private investment in infrastructure.


Steel
'Steel consumption dips but sectoral performance optimistic'

Thursday , 15 March '12

Economic Survey said the overall performance of steel sector is "optimistic".
High entertainment tax impedes film industry's growth: Survey

Thursday , 15 March '12

High rates of entertainment tax is inhibiting growth of film industry.
Rs 11 lakh cr needed for adding 1 lakh MW capacity

Thursday , 15 March '12

Power sector would require this investment to achieve targeted capacity addition of 1,00,000 MW.
Money
Govt to infuse Rs 12,000 cr in PSU banks this fiscal: Survey

Thursday , 15 March '12

The govt has earmarked Rs 12,000 crore for infusion in the public sector banks (PSBs).
Road
Road Min yet to achieve building 20 km highways a day: Survey

Thursday , 15 March '12

The target is not being achieved due to delays in land acquisition, the economic survey said.
Subsidised diesel adding to pollution: Survey

Thursday , 15 March '12

Diesel price needs to be revised upward, or subjected to higher taxes, the survey says.
Money
DoP deficit may dip 16%: Survey

Thursday , 15 March '12

The efforts of the govt to revive the Department of Posts (DoP) seem to be bearing fruits.
Economic Survey wants diesel price hike

Thursday , 15 March '12

Failing which, Survey asked the govt to pay a fixed amount per litre as diesel subsidy.
India needs to play major role global economic matters. (AP)
India needs to play major role global economic matters: Survey

Thursday , 15 March '12

India is on an advantageous position over many nations now because of its large domestic market.
FDI in multi-brand retail could start in metros: Survey

Thursday , 15 March '12

The much-talked about FDI in multi-brand retail would come into effect in a "phased" manner, beginning from metropolitan cities, the Economic Survey 2011-12 said today.
Survey: PSU banks grew 19% in PS loans

Thursday , 15 March '12

Credit Disbursement to agri sector exceed target; over 127 lakh new farmers benefitted.
Survey: Despite world, economy strong

Thursday , 15 March '12

Economic Survey charts out not only new opportunities but also new challenges and responsibilities.
Economic Survey: Jobs growth jumps

Thursday , 15 March '12

Labour Bureau survey indicates upward trend in employment since July 2009.
Woman
Economic Survey: Power flows to women

Thursday , 15 March '12

Survey outlines some major advancement in the empowerment of women over the years.
Economic Survey: Health investment up

Thursday , 15 March '12

Combined revenue and capital expenditure on public health, water supply and sanitation and family welfare has increased from to Rs. 96,672.79 crore.
Pranab Mukherjee at Parliament house in New Delhi. PTI
Economic Survey 2012: Growth projected at 7.6% next fiscal

Thursday , 15 March '12

Inflation for March pegged at 5-7%; pace of economic expansion to dip below 7%.
2011-12 Economic Survey highlights

Thursday , 15 March '12

Economy is likely to pick up pace in the new fiscal year and could grow 7.6 per cent.
'9% growth forecast difficult to achieve'

Sunday , 27 February '11

The Economic Survey had forecast over 9 per cent growth next fiscal.
Economic growth could rise to 10% in three years: Basu

Saturday , 26 February '11

Basu further said that wholesale price inflation is likely to reach 7 per cent by March.