Opinion | India’s worth as an investment destination
The N-SIPI index provides a useful ground-level view of the business environment in various states
The efforts towards improving the business climate started some years ago and deepened when the government’s flagship initiatives, Make in India and Start-Up India, took centre stage. The department of industrial promotion and policy (DIPP) had rolled out the Business Reform Action Plan in 2015. India subsequently leapfrogged a commendable 30 places to get placed amongst the top 100 countries, according to the World Bank’s Doing Business 2018 report. But have we arrived where we should?