Ease of doing business needs to improve: US official

According to a study by World Bank last year, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, and Jharkhand topped the list of states


India needs to improve its ease of doing business, which continues to lag behind that of G20 (Group Of Twenty, a group of finance ministers and central bank governors from 19 of the world's largest economies, and the European Union) to attract foreign businesses to invest in the country, Arun M Kumar, director-general of the US (United States) and Foreign Commercial Service, said on Wednesday. Speaking at an industry session organised by YES Bank and Indo-American Chamber of Commerce, Kumar said data pointed to a correlation between better ease of doing business and higher levels of ...