Andhra Pradesh has recently been voted the best for ‘ease of doing business’. In this context, Huned Contractor finds out why industrialisation has moved forward at such a rapid pace in the state
“Investments are critical to economic growth, focused efforts are an imperative to drive growth in chosen sectors of the economy and provide convenience and comfort to the investing community.” This is the driving force behind the activities of the Andhra Pradesh Economic Development Board (APEDB). And it explains why the state has moved forward at such a scorching pace when it comes to boosting industry. Also, change has to begin from the top and in the case of Andhra Pradesh, it has come about due to the focus that N Chandrababu Naidu, the state’s chief minister, has brought into play. Here is what he has to say: “The Government of Andhra Pradesh had a promising first quarter in 2018. We are not only taking all efforts in realising the aspiration of our people, but also leading concerted efforts from various ministries, departments, agencies and boards to achieve this vision.