- CNM Reporter
The criteria of measuring economic progress based solely on economy is to be changed.Knowledge economy must be tapped-said former state finance minister Dr.Thomas Isaac.
Former Finance Minister Thomas Isaac has said that innovative ideas to be tapped and implemented to form a knowledge based society.For this,the idea of depending solely on economy to measure economic progress must be changed.Knowledge economy is to be shaped to determine the real economic progress in Kerala.Professionals must come forward to shape fresh ideas,taking into consideration the expectations of the youth.
He was speaking in a webinar , organized by the SSF State Committee for Professional Campus Students.
For the last hundred years,we could not make significant progress in agriculture as well as small scale industries
This is why production is going down.
There must be efforts to transform knowledge into technology. He added that for this, programs like Innovation Challenge will be introduced in Kerala. On the second day of the Summit, Dr. MAH Azhari, Dr. Basheer Faizi Venkakode, Dr. S.S. Faisal Ahsani Uliyil and M Muhammad Niaz led the team.