Current Events September 2015 – Economy

• World Economic Forum (WEF) released a new survey based report called ‘The Inclusive Growth and Development Report 2015’. Global Competitiveness Index 2014–2015 rankings is 71 out of 144 countries.
• India’s ranking slipped to 81st in Global Innovation Index 2015 – Central and Southern Asian Region (CSA) -141 economies and 79 indicators .
• G-20 (group of 20 major economies) and OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development – 34 countries) issued a new corporate governance code – Host Leader,Ahmet Davutoglu.
• G20 launches W20 grouping for gender inclusive economic growth-1st Summit of W20 (Group of 20 women leaders from G20 nations) will be hosted next month in Istanbul, Turkey-Gulden Turktan,the 1st president of W20.
• India Ranks 142 in Ease of Doing Business Among 189 Economies: World Bank Singapore (1st), New Zealand (2nd) and Hong Kong SAR (China-3rd)
• Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) released the International Migration Outlook 2015 – India 4th.

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