Thursday, Dec 01, 2022

Digital economy


Rajeev Chandrasekhar: EU’s GDPR more absolutist, not possible for us ... our law will be clear on data misuse

September 26, 2022 9:08 am

'The digital economy is one of the biggest opportunities for India and a lot of what we are doing today is to accelerate that. The Ministry will soon come up with a set of laws, after extensive public consultation, that will serve as the guiding framework for the next ten years.'

Digital lending: RBI panel pitches for tougher norms, separate law

November 19, 2021 12:35 am

According to the committee, digital lending apps should be subjected to a verification process by a nodal agency to be set up in consultation with stakeholders. It also proposed the setting up of a Self-Regulatory Organisation (SRO) covering the participants in the digital lending ecosystem.

IIM-Ahmedabad and Bank of America to set-up a centre for digital transformation

August 27, 2021 11:19 am

The centre will focus on activities that enhance an understanding of the digital ecosystem and catalyse leadership, as it leverages its expertise in research and development.

Traders log into digital marketing courses to keep businesses going

July 16, 2020 1:38 pm

Many industrialists are doing short courses in digital marketing. A batch of 33 industrialists have started a four weeks’ digital marketing course from July 2 till July 31 in Ludhiana.

Digital-ad downturn may complicate life for Google, Facebook

April 28, 2020 1:28 pm

The good news for Google and Facebook, is that digital ad spending can ramp back up as quickly as it declines, since it doesn't require the upfront planning necessary with traditional media.

What is new National Digital Communications Policy-2018?

September 26, 2018 8:08 pm

The new telecom policy has been formulated, in place of the existing National Telecom Policy-2012 and aims to facilitate India's effective participation in the global digital economy.

At Express Thinc: Must move to a culture where privacy is respected

March 28, 2018 9:24 am

At IE Thinc, experts talk about the need to change public mindset via financial education and have foolproof online system

Right policies to help India achieve $1 trillion digital services by 2022: Report

December 10, 2017 6:33 pm

"The digital sector is highly dependent upon investments from abroad in the form of FII/FDI and technology transfers which often takes the form of IP transfer/sharing in this sector."

Facebook launches digital, start-up training hubs in India

November 22, 2017 3:45 pm

Facebook said it plans to train more than half a million people in the country by 2020 through these online training hubs.

Employment: Can the digital economy help create the jobs India needs?

July 07, 2017 2:37 am

Aadhaar-enabled KYC has dramatically lowered costs of customer verification and so, potentially, gives a big fillip to the market for financial services, among a host of others — indeed, the entire India-Stack of apps are offering a brand new range of services based on Aadhaar.