The commerce and industry ministry will tomorrow release the ranking of states and union territories (UTs) in terms of ease of doing business. Andhra Pradesh and Telangana jointly topped the 2016 all-India State/Union Territory-wise Ease of Doing Business rankings.
The move is aimed at triggering competition among states to attract investments and improve business climate. The ministry will release of ranking of states and UTs under the business reform action plan, 2017, an official said.
State governments are taking several steps such as setting up of single window system for approvals to improve ease of doing business. In the last Budget, the government had identified 372 action points for states which they would carry out in a mission mode. Read More