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Budget 2016: Arun Jaitley speech highlights India as a ‘haven’; top 5 noteworthy quotes

Thu March 03 2016, 7:12 am
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    A day after presenting Budget 2016, Arun Jaitley said even though it is surrounded by a global slowdown, India is a haven of stability, but that the PM Narendra Modi led NDA government will make efforts to sustain economic growth. "The prevailing economic scenario across the world is challenging to say the least. Budget 2016 was proposed and presented at a time of unusual volatility in the international economic environment, markets are fearful, the global recovery may be faltering. Against this background, India stands out as a haven of stability and opportunity," Jaitley said. (Express Photo)

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    1. Budget 2016: Arun Jaitley said, “India's macro economics factors are stable and the government is committed to fiscal consolidation as well as low inflation. Economic growth is among the highest in the world, and the achievements are remarkable because they have been accomplished in the face of weak exports demand and a second successive year of poor rainfall. (Express Photo)

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    2. Budget 2016: Arun Jaitley said, "The task is now to sustain them in the more difficult environment. This will require sound economic management. Fiscal policy will continue to be vital in the uncertain global environment while sustaining growth. As far as government's reform agenda is concerned, a series of measures have been enacted which should increase the supply potential of the economy.” (Express Photo)

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    3. Budget 2016: Arun Jaitley said, "We want to create wealth and spread that wealth across the economy specially to the farmers, vulnerable and the disadvantaged groups...enhanced social sector spending aimed at promoting equitable growth and increasing demand for better services from the government has raised the need for the new and improved accountability paradigm". (Express Photo)

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    4. Budget 2016: Arun Jaitley “It is therefore imperative to strengthen the expenditure management, strategies and further improve on the quality of expenditure for achieving higher social outcomes. We have recently received the report of the expenditure management commission, constituted to recommend the ways to improve the efficiency of the public expenditure. (Image Source: PTI)

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    5. Budget 2016: Arun Jaitley "Outputs and outcomes can be measured. What is measurable can be made accountable. Our object is to learn from the past experience in implementation of major projects and schemes and rectify weaknesses through suitable modifications in the design of future projects. We may have to go beyond government's system to draw upon the domain expertise and associated skills available with professional bodies." (Image Source: Reuters)

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