Cabinet approves USD 808 million for ‘raising and accelerating MSME performance’

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today approved a USD 808 million or Rs 6,062.45 crore, World Bank assisted programme on “Raising and Accelerating MSME Performance” (RAMP).  RAMP is a new scheme and would commence in FY 2022-23. Expenditure Involved: The total outlay for the scheme is  Rs.6,062.45 crore or […]

India at a glance – from a landmark agricultural revolution to agricultural powerhouse!

With 1.2 billion people and the world’s third-largest economy in purchasing power parity terms, India’s recent growth has been a significant achievement. Since independence in 1947, a landmark agricultural revolution has transformed the nation from chronic dependence on grain imports into an agricultural powerhouse that is now a net exporter of food. You can read […]

Catalyzing Clean Air in India

Globally, air pollution is a silent killer. The air pollution levels in India are among the highest in the world, posing a heavy threat to the country’s health and economy. Almost all of India’s 1.4 billion people are exposed to unhealthy levels of ambient PM 2.5 – the most harmful pollutant – emanating from multiple sources.  But, […]

75 years: World Bank – India Partnership

The #World #Bank has a very interesting article regarding ‘Celebrating 75 Years of World Bank – #India #partnership. Click here to read more: