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Economic Newsletter : February 2018

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Ayushman Bharat Yojana to bring 'paradigm shift' in health sector
Government of India has launched Ayushman Bharat Scheme to provide medical cover to around 500 million people. Helathcare and Insurance industry has hailed this new initiative, calling it path breaking. 
 
 
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Impetus for Green Energy Cooperation
The International Solar Alliance (ISA) Founding Conference and Solar Summit is due to be held in New Delhi on March 11. An invitation to grace the Conference, jointly signed by Prime Minister of India and President of France, was handed over to President Maithripala Sirisena by High Commissioner of India Taranjit Singh Sandhu and Ambassador of France Jean-Marin Schuh.
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India among the top 5 nations in automobile production
India, once projected to become the fifth largest manufacturer of automobiles, in the world by Forbes in 2030, has achieved this status in 2018, just four years after the Forbes report. The industry is now all set to release 50 affordable eco-friendly cars. 
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PM Modi wants to take relationship with Sri Lanka to higher levels
Prime Minister Modi expressed his desire to take India Sri Lanka relationship to higher levels, in a statement extending warm felicitations to Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the independence of Sri Lanka.
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India reclaims 'world's fastest growing economy' tag
The Indian economy has regained its momentum, with GDP growth of 7.2% in Q3 FY18, the fastest in five quarters. Robust growth in manufacturing and significant acceleration in construction mark this turnaround in the country's economic growth momentum.
 
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CII partnership Summit 2018
Government of India in partnership CII and Government of Andhra Pradesh organized the 24th edition of The Partnership Summit. The Summit aims to provide opportunities to look at how advanced and emerging economies can collaborate to foster balanced and equitable growth. Over 2000 delegates from 18 countries including Sri Lanka participated in the summit.
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Budget 2018 focuses on Maritime Diplomacy
Maritime strategic diplomacy has emerged as the key theme of this year's Union budget, as the government has allocated large sums of money for key neighbouring countries.
 
 
 
 
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India International Textile Expo held in Colombo
India International Textile Expo was organized by PDEXCIL from 21-23 February. Minister of Special Assignments Hon'ble Dr. Sarath Amunugama inaugurated the exhibition. In his speech Hon'ble Minister noted that Sri Lanka sourcing of textile material from India, and transforming it into apparel and garments for rest of the world, could lead to win-win situation for both the countries.
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