nasscom Archive

Bengaluru to Host one of India’s Largest CSR Conferences

NASSCOM Foundation to bring together 300+ Industry leaders, NGO heads, Government Officials, CSR thought leaders, civil society members and social innovators for the CSR Leadership Conference Reveal the current CSR trends from across the Industry The mega event to be focused towards collaborative and innovative ways of fulfilling the most important Social Development Goals for

Replacement of High-Value INR Currency Notes To Provide Major Boost to Electronic Payments: NASSCOM

November 9, 2016: NASSCOM welcomes the announcement earlier this evening by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, scrapping the current high-value currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 denomination, and replacing the Rs 500 notes with a new design.   This move is a masterstroke that will make a major dent on unaccounted or ‘black

SHRI. M. HAMID ANSARI INAUGURATES NASSCOM’S NEW HEADQUARTERS IN NOIDA

Noida, November 5th, 2016: Shri. M Hamid Ansari, Hon’ble Vice President of India today inaugurated the new headquarters of The National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) in NOIDA. The inauguration ceremony was held at the Sector 126, NOIDA office in the presence of Shri. Yasar Shah, Hon’ble Cabinet Minister, Stamp and Registration (Trade

NASSCOM –Zinnov START-UP REPORT 2016

INDIA RETAINS THIRD POSITION AS THE WORLD’S LARGEST STARTUP BASE, EXPECTED TO DOUBLE BY 2020 Bengaluru, 26th October 2016: Amidst the popular belief of the Indian startup ecosystem’s slowdown, India continues to harbor the third largest start-up base, marginally behind the UK as per the NASSCOM-ZINNOV start-up report titled “Indian Start-up Ecosystem Maturing – 2016”.

NASSCOM AIMS TO CREATE GROWTH OPPORTUNITIES FOR LOCAL IT ENTREPRENEURS IN WEST BENGAL

Organizes its East edition of NASSCOM Product Conclave in Kolkata   Kolkata, 15th July 2016: The National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM), today organized the East edition of the NASSCOM Product Conclave (NPC) in Kolkata at Hyatt Regency. An annual gathering of product and associated services entrepreneurs, VCs, academicians, angel investors, CIOs and

President Shri Pranab Mukherjee to be a part of one year celebrations of Skill India; to inaugurate first edition of IndiaSkills – 2016

 4820 candidates registered to compete in 80 regional rounds to win their way to the IndiaSkills Competition 2016, to organized at Pragati Maidan on 16th- 17th July, 2016  Winners will qualify for the final selection round for participating in WorldSkills International Competition at Abu Dhabi, 2017   New Delhi: July 8, 2016: Skill India will

NASSCOM’s STATEMENT ON MODEL SHOPS AND ESTABLISHMENTS ACT

NASSCOM welcomes the announcement of the Cabinet considering the Model Shops and Establishments Act and referring this to the States / UT for voluntary adoption. NASSCOM has been representing to the Government on the need for a comprehensive labour code which can address the needs of the IT-BPM sector. This if adopted by States will

Cisco Announces LaunchPad to Accelerate the Innovation Ecosystem in India

Cisco LaunchPad to bring together Cisco technologies, Startup Community and Partners/Developers to connect the next 3 billion people and 50 billion devices Bengaluru, India, 30 June 2016: Cisco today announced LaunchPad, an open innovation initiative to accelerate startups and support growth in India’s developer community. Cisco® LaunchPad is designed to help startups, its authorised channel

NASSCOM STATEMENT ON BREXIT ANNOUNCEMENT

June 24, 2016:  The National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) termed the Brexit announcement as a phase of uncertainty in the near term but a mix of challenges and opportunities in the longer term. The Europe market is of prime importance to India. It is the second largest market for the Indian IT-BPM

Intel India Expands Education Solutions Ecosystem to Boost Use of Technology

Integrated ecosystem brings together leading device manufacturers, education content publishers and solution providers to accelerate the use of Intel® Architecture based products in the Indian education system 13th May, New Delhi: Intel India today announced its latest initiative to strengthen the use of technology in the education ecosystem. In its continued effort to contribute to