Flash and facts
12 July 2019
The disastrous Pollution caused by Plastic items
At least 50 trillion micro plastic particles are floating on the surface of the oceans (Re.UN). ...
12 July 2019
The European Union, in spite of its imperfections , is a historic achievement
It is true that many citizens of Europe want more transparency in the operation of the European ...
28 June 2019
The main effects of Overpopulation
Many experts believe that we will be able to meet the nutritional needs of a rapid growing world ...
17 July 2019
China’s expansion, regional reactions to it and India’s ambiguous maneuvering
In the field of competition for domination beyond national borders, one of the keys to strategic power is the capacity to project military power. For ...
12 July 2019
Follow the money
The NIA raids have had a salutary effect, but a lot more needs to be done to shut down the funding networks and penalise and reduce to penury of the ...
12 July 2019
No, domestic demand alone won’t induce foreign investors to come to India
Thinking India can induce enough private investment just because of the size of its market is a big
Datas 2016: Trading Economics
Exports from India: $ 22.8 billion
Petroleum is accounting for 20% of total exports
Chemical & Pharmaceutical for 19%
Gems & Jewellery for 14%
Agricultural & allied products for 10%
Textiles & Clothing for 10%
INDIA'S MAJOR MINERAL RESOURCES
- Coal : 4th largest reserves in the world.
- Mica, Bauxite : 5th largest reserves in the world.
- Iron ore, Manganese ore : 7th largest reserves in the world.
And Rare Earth Elements, Natural Gas, Diamonds etc...
But India's Oil reserves only meet 30% of the country's needs.
INDIA'S DEFENSE BUDGET
The military budget is: US$ 53.5 billion (Fig.2017)
Indicators : GDP
(Figures Trading Economics)
US$ 2.264 Billion (2016)
GDP per Capita
The GDP value of India represents 3.33% of the World Economy.
India's busiest Airports
(Fig.Mania and Listnbest)
1. Indira Gandhi International Airport: 36.88 million passengers
2. Mumbai International Airport : 31.74 million passengers
3. Chennai International Airport: 13.32 million passengers
4. Bangalore International Airport: 12.84 million passengers
5. Kolkata International Airport: 10.85 million passengers
Indian Aerospace Industry
The Indian Aerospace Industry has experienced a robust growth during the last five years.
It is expected to reach USD 23.52 billion by 2016. (Lucindel Report).
India's Most Populous Cities
Mumbai : 13,9 Million
Delhi : 12,6 Million
Bangalore : 8,5 Million
Hyderabad : 6,9 Million
Kolkata : 5,3 Million.
India's Greatest Fortunes
Ranking Top Five 2018 (Forbes)
1.Mukesh Ambani - $38 Billion - Petrochemicals, Oil and Gas
2.Azim Premji - $19 Billion - Software Services
3.Hinduja Family - $18.4 Billion - Diversified
4.Lakshmi Mittal - $16.5 Billion - Steel
5.Pallonji Mistry - $16 Billion - Construction
About the Indian Parliament
"The Parliament of India is composed of the Rajya Sabha (Council of States) and the Lok Sabha (House of the People).
Among the 541 recently elected representatives at the Lok Sabha, 27% are farmers and 11.3% are women.
Territorial and Administrative Organization
7 Union Territories
17 major languages
India's economy is worth almost US$ 2 Trillion, has the second-largest labour force in the world, labour force by occupation:
The first effect of the extraordinary development of the Indian economy has been to allow tens of millions of people to escape poverty. The Foundation's primary mission is to strengthen all initiatives to achieve a balanced free trade of goods and services in compliance with international commitments made by India, the European Union and all other European countries, including Switzerland. With this goal in mind, the Foundation ...Read more