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U.B. Pravin Rao appointed Nasscom Chairman

U.B. Pravin Rao appointed Nasscom Chairman

🕔19:05, 6.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 6  The National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom) on Monday appointed Infosys Chief Operating Officer (COO) U.B. Pravin Rao the Chairman for 2020-21. Rao, Nasscom Vice-Chairman, will succeed Keshav Murugesh, Group CEO, WNS Global Services.

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Wipro to upskill 10,000 students with Nasscom

Wipro to upskill 10,000 students with Nasscom

🕔06:45, 21.Dec 2019

Bengaluru, Dec 21  Software major Wipro on Friday partnered with the Indian IT industry apex body Nasscom to upskill 10,000 students from 20 engineering colleges across the country. “As part of our CSR programme, we will train 10,000 engineering students

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Banning cryptocurrencies in India not the solution: Nasscom

Banning cryptocurrencies in India not the solution: Nasscom

🕔16:34, 30.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 30  Banning cryptocurrencies in India is not the solution as this would inhibit new applications and solutions from being deployed and would discourage tech startups, the IT industry’s apex body Nasscom said on Tuesday. An inter-ministerial committee

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Government should frame tax-friendly SEZ policy: Nasscom

Government should frame tax-friendly SEZ policy: Nasscom

🕔07:28, 15.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 15 Recommending measures to be taken for the IT industry in the upcoming general budget, IT industry’s apex body Nasscom said that the government should frame a tax-friendly policy for Special Economic Zones (SEZ) for a period of

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Indian software products sector growing 9.5% yearly: Nasscom

Indian software products sector growing 9.5% yearly: Nasscom

🕔09:21, 25.Oct 2018

Bengaluru, Oct 25  Indian software products sector, which is estimated to be worth $7-billion, is growing at a rate of 9.5 per cent annually, IT industry apex body Nasscom said on Wednesday. “India is already a matured software product ecosystem,

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Nasscom, Dubai Internet City sign MoU to attract Indian enterprises

Nasscom, Dubai Internet City sign MoU to attract Indian enterprises

🕔18:27, 22.Oct 2018

Kolkata, Oct 22  The National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom) on Monday said it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Dubai Internet City (DIC) to facilitate expansion of Indian businesses in the Middle East. The agreement,

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India heading for $trillion digital economy: NASSCOM

India heading for $trillion digital economy: NASSCOM

🕔10:47, 12.Oct 2018

Gandhinagar, Oct 12  There are tremendous opportunities in start-ups right now in the country and India predicts a $trillion digital economy in the coming years, said NASSCOM chief Devyani Ghosh on Thursday. Speaking at the pre Vibrant Global Investors Summit

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IT exports growth likely to be 7-9% in 2018-19: Nasscom

IT exports growth likely to be 7-9% in 2018-19: Nasscom

🕔14:44, 20.Feb 2018

Hyderabad, Feb 20 India’s IT exports are expected to grow at 7-9 per cent to be at $135-$137 billion in 2018-19, the industry outlook by the National Association of Software & Services Companies (Nasscom) said on Tuesday. The IT exports

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Global firms prefer Indian techies despite US visa issues: Nasscom

Global firms prefer Indian techies despite US visa issues: Nasscom

🕔10:36, 28.Dec 2017

New Delhi, Dec 28  Despite rising visa barriers, global firms prefer to hire Indian techies in the US due to shortage of skills in North America, said IT industry apex body Nasscom President R. Chandrashekhar on Wednesday. Global firms continue

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India’s secondary cities spawn more start-ups : Nasscom

India’s secondary cities spawn more start-ups : Nasscom

🕔23:02, 5.Dec 2017

Bengaluru, Dec 5 (IANS) Incubators and accelerators in tier-2 and tier-3 (secondary) cities across India are spawning more technology start-ups than ever before, said the IT industry apex body Nasscom on Tuesday. “Secondary cities are emerging as new hubs for start-ups

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H1-B visa delay to affect Indian IT firms: Nasscom

H1-B visa delay to affect Indian IT firms: Nasscom

🕔11:40, 6.Mar 2017

Bengaluru, March 6  The temporary suspension of premium H1-B visa processing by the US administration would delay their issue to the Indian IT firms too but is not a major imperdiment, said industry’s representative body Nasscom on Sunday.“The temporary suspension

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Proposed H-1B visa cut counterproductive to US: Nasscom

Proposed H-1B visa cut counterproductive to US: Nasscom

🕔10:39, 10.Dec 2015

Bengaluru, Dec 10  National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom) on Wednesday said the proposed 15,000 H-1B visa cut legislation introduced by two US senators will be counterproductive for the growth of the US technology industry.“The recent legislation introduced

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Indian start-ups attract $5 bn funding: Report

Indian start-ups attract $5 bn funding: Report

🕔12:39, 14.Oct 2015

Bengaluru, Oct 14  Indian start-ups are on fire, as they are on target to get a whopping $5 billion (Rs.32,558 crore) funding by this year-end, IT industry representative body Nasscom said in a report on Tuesday.“Total funding in the India-based

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Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi and the German Chancellor, Dr. Angela Merkel witnessing the exchange of agreements

Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi and the German Chancellor, Dr. Angela Merkel witnessing the exchange of agreements

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Need to protect Indian interests in new ITA pact: NASSCOM

Need to protect Indian interests in new ITA pact: NASSCOM

🕔09:58, 25.Jul 2015

Kolkata, July 25  With WTO members on Friday agreeing to change the prevalent Information Technology Agreement (ITA), Nasscom said there is a need to protect Indian interests in this move. While the new move in ITA will bring more goods

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NASSCOM, Symantec join forces for cyber security

NASSCOM, Symantec join forces for cyber security

🕔10:26, 19.Jun 2015

New Delhi, June 19 National Association of Software and Service Companies (NASSCOM) and cyber security giant Symantec have signed a pact to develop world class skilled and certified cyber security professionals, a statement said on Thursday. The partnership will focus

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Chennai to host ‘AI’ conference for software architects

Chennai to host ‘AI’ conference for software architects

🕔11:21, 15.Jun 2015

Thiruvananthapuram, June 15  Nasscom has joined hands with US-headquartered Envestnet, Inc. to host the Architecting Intelligence (AI) conference for software architects here on Saturday. Envestnet is a leading provider of unified wealth management technology and services to investment advisors. It

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Indian IT industry dons innovation in year of double-digit growth

Indian IT industry dons innovation in year of double-digit growth

🕔09:45, 22.Dec 2014

Bengaluru, Dec 22  Recovering from a slowdown and sustaining a double-digit growth, the $120-billion Indian IT industry had a remarkable 2014, consolidating operations and using disruptive technologies, which ensures innovation to shed the old and adapt to new products and

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New US immigration system benefits Indians: Nasscom

New US immigration system benefits Indians: Nasscom

🕔11:03, 22.Nov 2014

Bengaluru, Nov 22  The Indian IT industry’s representative body Nasscom Friday lauded the new US immigration system announced by its President Barack Obama earlier in the day and termed it beneficial to Indians living in North America. “Obama’s executive action

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