Indian toy industry

GS Paper 3  Syllabus: Effects of Liberalisation on the Economy, Changes in Industrial Policy and Their Effects on Industrial Growth   Source: TH  Context: India has recently turned a net exporter of toys (in 2020-21 and 2021-22), ending decades of import dominance.   An overview of the Indian toy industry:  In 2015-16, the industry had …

Insights into Editorial: Joblessness on the rise in India

   Context: After many years of refusing to recognise there is a jobs crisis in India, the government of India, faced with relentless data to the contrary, has now resorted to misinformation. Regrettably, both pieces show an inadequacy in understanding the jobs situation.   NSO’s Periodic Labour Force Survey (PLFS): As compared to the 8% …

SANSAD TV: PERSPECTIVE- DECODING BUDGET 2022-23: MAKE IN INDIA ROADMAP

Introduction: Make in India Roadmap’. Manufacturing and MSME are crucial to India’s growth and this year’s Budget has several initiatives to promote India as a manufacturing hub in clean-tech manufacturing, and self-reliance in select sectors. This includes the extension of concessional tax regime of 15% tax for newly incorporated domestic manufacturing companies till 31 March …