R. Chandrashekhar Archive

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

NASSCOM PARTNERS WITH FACEBOOK TO LAUNCH  PRODUCT DESIGN INITIATIVE

To catalyze world class solution development for Indian Innovators New Delhi, 05 May 2016: To evangelize the product design ecosystem in India, NASSCOM today announced its partnership with Facebook to build a `Product Design Initiative’ in the country. This will be a flagship program of the NASSCOM Product Council and will aim to support 500+

NASSCOM ENHANCES COLLABORATION WITH SYMANTEC TO LAUNCH CYBER SECURITY COURSEWARE

  Recognizes Women Power in the Cyber Security Space   New Delhi, April 18, 2016: National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) along with Data Security Council of India (DSCI) and leading security software company Symantec launched the National Occupational Standards for ten cyber security job roles with the corresponding Qualification Packs (QP) in

NASSCOM OPPOSES ENTRY TAX BY STATE GOVERNMENTS ON E- COMMERCE TRANSACTIONS; ITERATES NEGATIVE IMPACT ON THE ECOSYSTEM

New Delhi, 14 April 2016: National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) today expressed its discontentment on a bill by Government of Gujarat to levy entry tax on consumers for interstate ecommerce transactions. NASSCOM believes that such a move will pose significant commercial challenges for e-commerce and logistics companies and to retailers from outside

Budget 2016: Mixed Bag for the technology and services sector

Clarifications and simplification – boost for business environment, but more needed Extensive Technology adoption in governance – step in right direction Startup India action plan – caveats could be the dampener, need more boost New Delhi, February 29, 2016: NASSCOM today welcomed the Union Budget 2016, while terming it as a mixed bag for the

NASSCOM sets up the Consumer Interest Protection Task Force to detail action plan to bolster data security measures for BPM industry

Kolkata, February, 22 2016: The National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) today announced that it has set up a Consumer Interest Protection Task Force under the BPM Council Chairman, Mr. Keshav R Murugesh, to proactively detail an action plan for the BPM industry in India to further strengthen its efforts to protect consumer interests

NASSCOM IT Services Council Announces the Launch of TechNgage

An annual initiative, TechNgage is aimed at celebrating Technology and Technologists across the country Mumbai, 11 February , 2016 – The NASSCOM IT Services Council (NITSC) today announced the launch of TechNgage, an annual initiative to further enhance technology skills available within the country by providing a platform to recognize highly skilled people. In an

INDIAN IT-BPM INDUSTRY MAINTAINS DOUBLE-DIGIT GROWTH; ON TRACK TO REACH USD 350 BILLION BY 2025

Industry meets export revenue  target –growing by 12.3% in constant currency to reach $108 bn, while domestic grew by 10% to reach ₹1410 bn in FY2016 Industry expected to sustain growth projection of 10-12% in FY 2017 04th February 2016, New Delhi: The National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) today revealed various trends

NASSCOM set to host the 24th edition of its flagship event – NASSCOM India Leadership Forum – 2016

– ‘The Smart Enterprise – transformative to disruptive’; the sessions will look at exploring the technology imperatives for businesses   New Delhi, 28 January, 2016: The National Association of Software and Services Company (NASSCOM) is all set to host its annual three-day flagship event – NASSCOM India Leadership Forum [NILF] from February 10-12, 2016, at

NASSCOM PARTNERING THE DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRIAL POLICY AND PROMOTION TO ORGANIZE THE LAUNCH EVENT FOR ‘STARTUP INDIA, STANDUP INDIA’ INITIATIVE

New Delhi, January 13th, 2015: Following the Prime Minister’s declaration of ‘Start up India, Stand up India’, NASSCOM 10,000 Start-up Program is co-opting with Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, Government of India, along with other partners to host ‘Startup India’ event on January 16, 2016. The event will be addressed by Hon’ble Prime Minister