Thursday, Feb 02, 2023



Indian IT revenues grow fastest in a decade to $227 billion in pandemic-hit FY22

February 15, 2022 2:34 pm

In its yearly strategic review for FY22, Nasscom said the industry added 4.5 lakh new jobs to take the overall direct employees to 50 lakh people. Over 44 per cent of the new hires were women, and their overall share is now 18 lakh.

‘Indian startups raised $24 billion; 42 unicorns last year’

January 22, 2022 1:19 am

🔴 Over 2,250 startups were added in 2021, over 600 more than the previous year. it added. While 11 startups in 2021 took the IPO route to raise money from the markets, Nasscom expects at least 16 startups to take the IPO route to raise money in 2022.

50% tech employees likely to work from offices thrice a week by January 2022: Report

November 01, 2021 5:28 pm

Around 72 per cent of organisations are looking at operating at a maximum of 50 per cent employee capacity starting next year itself.

Karnataka: Higher education council, NASSCOM to equip students with industry-aligned skills

October 12, 2021 6:12 pm

Higher Education Minister C N Ashwathnarayan claimed that the partnership is expected to benefit more than 5 lakh students every year. The KSHEC has identified three courses — digital fluency, artificial intelligence, and cyber security — to be included in the curriculum.

NASSCOM appoints Accenture India head Rekha M Menon as its first woman chairperson

April 22, 2021 6:12 pm

Rekha M Menon is the first woman to take on the role of chairperson for the National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) in the IT industry body's 30-year history.

US President's H-1B suspension executive order misguided, harmful for economy: NASSCOM

June 23, 2020 10:53 am

IT industry body NASSCOM has urged the US administration to shorten the duration of these restrictions to 90 days.

US immigration suspension: Nasscom says IT workers 'essential' too

April 24, 2020 12:07 am

NASSCOM explained these technology workers were keeping critical infrastructure operating in the US and ensuring that US hospitals and first responders have the IT systems they need.

Country with right amount of digital talent is going to win talent war: NASSCOM president

February 10, 2020 2:25 pm

We spoke to Debjani Ghosh, president, NASSCOM about Techade 2020 and the broad themes for the industry in the coming decade

WhatsApp partners with NASSCOM Foundation on fighting fake news, safety on platform

March 18, 2019 2:08 pm

The WhatsApp-NASSCOM partnership aims to reach around 100,000 people in India and train them to spot false information, provide tips and tricks to stay safe on WhatsApp.

‘IT export sector clocks $137 billion revenue’

February 21, 2019 1:57 am

Interestingly, the industry sectors have also expanded beyond IT services and together are almost half the industry revenues in 2018-19.