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Indian IT industry revenue is set to touch $167 billion in fiscal 2018-19: Nasscom
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Indian IT industry revenue is set to touch $167 billion in fiscal 2018-19: Nasscom

Adoption of technologies like Blockchain and AI have shown how security, speed can be enhanced.

E-commerce to grow three-fold and surpass $100 bn by 2022; could spawn over a million jobs: Nasscom-PwC report
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E-commerce to grow three-fold and surpass $100 bn by 2022; could spawn over a million jobs: Nasscom-PwC report

According to the report by industry body Nasscom and PwC India, the e-commerce market is worth about $35 billion at present.

Reliance Jio, Infosys to set up projects in Bengal's proposed 'Silicon Valley' hub
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Reliance Jio, Infosys to set up projects in Bengal's proposed 'Silicon Valley' hub

The foundation stone of the Bengal Silicon Valley Hub, to come up on 100 acres was laid by Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.

Data Protection Bill has many issues that need to be addressed, say experts
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Data Protection Bill has many issues that need to be addressed, say experts

The data protection bill in its current avatar is a double-edged sword that needs more refining.

Changes in visa rules to have serious adverse consequences on US economy: Nasscom
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Changes in visa rules to have serious adverse consequences on US economy: Nasscom

Nasscom will work with partners and allies to fully analyze this new policy, monitor its implementation, and advocate for the needed reforms.

NASSCOM opens second IT corridor in China to cash in on burgeoning market for big data analytics
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NASSCOM opens second IT corridor in China to cash in on burgeoning market for big data analytics

India on Sunday launched its second IT corridor in China to cash in on the burgeoning Chinese software market

Dear Sachin Bansal: Letting go of Flipkart must hurt, but here's your big chance to build a great Indian tech giant
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Dear Sachin Bansal: Letting go of Flipkart must hurt, but here's your big chance to build a great Indian tech giant

Sachin Bansal will turn 36 later this year, and have youth on your side, with a combination of experience. That's a great place to be

Wipro's Chief Strategy Officer Rishad Premji appointed Nasscom chairman for 2018-19
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Wipro's Chief Strategy Officer Rishad Premji appointed Nasscom chairman for 2018-19

Rishad Premji has been a member of Nasscom's Executive Council and was the vice chairman for 2017-18, Nasscom said in a statement

Tighter controls on visas can't be complete showstopper for Indian IT industry, says Nasscom
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Tighter controls on visas can't be complete showstopper for Indian IT industry, says Nasscom

Issues like tighter controls on visas may have some bearing on Indian IT sector but will not be a "showstopper" for its overall growth, Nasscom said

US protectionism: Call centre business model will be under threat if Americans choose to speak to their own
Business

US protectionism: Call centre business model will be under threat if Americans choose to speak to their own

The wisdom of and rationale for setting up offshore call centers remain and continue to make sense. It is the cost advantage.

Nasscom launches 'Design4India Studio' in association with Facebook to provide mentorship to designers and startups
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Nasscom launches 'Design4India Studio' in association with Facebook to provide mentorship to designers and startups

"Design4India" is a Nasscom initiative that was built in partnership with Facebook and aims to augment the software product innovation ecosystem in the country.

H-1B visa policy change won't make much difference to Indian IT firms, says Nasscom
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H-1B visa policy change won't make much difference to Indian IT firms, says Nasscom

The new policy envisages a detailed documentation of a legitimate employer-employee relationship while the latter is working at a third-party worksite.

Nasscom forecasts 7-9% revenue growth for IT industry in next financial year
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Nasscom forecasts 7-9% revenue growth for IT industry in next financial year

For the second year in a row, software industry lobby Nasscom on Tuesday projected a flat growth revenue scenario for the industry in FY19, clipping at 7-9 percent over FY18

Steep fall in angel funding to start-ups: Angel tax driving away investors from ecosystem
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Steep fall in angel funding to start-ups: Angel tax driving away investors from ecosystem

Angel tax is tax on capital that is raised by unlisted companies by issuing shares in excess of their fair market value.

Startups lose lustre: Nasscom worried over steep fall in angel investments, Series A funding
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Startups lose lustre: Nasscom worried over steep fall in angel investments, Series A funding

Corrective measures are needed in startups However, the Budget did not address it, says Nasscom

Outlook for Indian IT sector in 2018 cautiously positive, says Nasscom president
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Outlook for Indian IT sector in 2018 cautiously positive, says Nasscom president

Outlook for the Indian information technology (IT) sector is 'cautiously positive' in 2018 as challenges remain amidst prospects of greater IT spending with global and US economies improving, industry body Nasscom said

NASSCOM partners with startup accelerator MassChallenge Israel; will support 10 startups to promote innovation
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NASSCOM partners with startup accelerator MassChallenge Israel; will support 10 startups to promote innovation

NASSCOM, along with the Deshpande Foundation, will support a scholarship of USD 5,000 each for up to 10 Indian startups to help them.

H-1B visa: Donald Trump administration to hold back contentious plan that would deport 7.50 lakh Indian techies
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H-1B visa: Donald Trump administration to hold back contentious plan that would deport 7.50 lakh Indian techies

In a relief for Indian techies, Donald Trump administration is said to not be considering any proposal that would force H-1B visa holders to leave the US.

H-1B visa: US lacks skilled talent, can't afford en masse deportation of Indian IT employees, says Mohandas Pai
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H-1B visa: US lacks skilled talent, can't afford en masse deportation of Indian IT employees, says Mohandas Pai

The proposed changes in H-1B visas would have a dramatic effect, particularly on India considering more than half of all H-1B visas have been awarded to Indian nationals

Disruptive moves on H-1B visa detrimental for India, United States, says Nasscom
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Disruptive moves on H-1B visa detrimental for India, United States, says Nasscom

Estimates show that such a move could lead to deportation of over one million H-1B visa holders in the US -- many of them Indians -- who are waiting for their green cards