India is an emerging R&D hub. We produce the world's 2nd largest number of scientists and engineers. We've moved up 19 positions in World Bank's Global Logistics Report 2016. We're moving towards global best practices. We are moving close to best practices. Day by day, we are getting integrated with the world. We have liberalised our FDI regime in various sectors and in many ways.
States being rated on parameters of good governance. World Bank is helping us in this process. Today, India is a bright spot in the global economy. We're seen as the engine of global growth. Despite the global slow down we have registered excellent growth. In 2014-15, India contributed 12.5% of global growth- 68% higher than share of global economy. My Govt is strongly committed to continue the reforms of Indian economy; have placed highest emphasis on ease of doing business: Modi
Our institutions and scholars are recognised world over. We produce world's largest number of scientists. Our government was voted on the promise of providing clean governance. Instead of prevailing regimes of corruption and nepotism. We are on the threshold of becoming the world's most digitised economy. I often say that e-governance is easy and effective governance: Modi
I welcome you all to the Vibrant Gujarat Summit. I fondly recall a modest beginning of Vibrant Summit in 2003. Gujarat, the land of Mahatma Gandhi and Sardar Patel also represents the business enterprises. Ours is a nation of vibrant youth. Our youth are not merely looking for jobs. Our middle class offers a huge market: PM Narendra Modi