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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.

Nasscom partners IIT-Madras for training workforce in digital skills

December 16, 2018 5:00 pm

Under its FutureSkills Platform, Nasscom aims to re-skill/upskill four million people from the IT-ITeS industry, students entering the workforce and employees of other industries/government on digital skills

Gujarat should teach world, rather than seek advice for setting up start-up ecosystems: NASSCOM president

October 11, 2018 6:55 pm

NASSCOM President Debjani Ghosh said about Gujarat which has so far churned out a minuscule 184 start-up firms about two years after it floated an "Electronic & IT/ITeS Start-up Policy (2016-21).

India's e-commerce market will surpass $100 billion by 2022: Report

September 08, 2018 8:15 pm

It said that next 100 million customers will be "very different" from the existing 50 million and therefore, e-biz players "must Make in India".

Important to separate sentiment from facts on H1B: Nasscom chairman

May 28, 2018 8:36 am

Amid the Donald Trump administration's heightened scrutiny of H1B work visas and uncertainty among workers, Nasscom Chairman Rishad Premji has said it is important to "separate the sentiment from the fact" regarding the visas.

IT industry: Nasscom sees slightly higher growth of 7-9 per cent next fiscal

February 21, 2018 2:08 am

In its outlook for the forthcoming fiscal, the industry body said that the sector continued to face various headwinds like increased protectionism, tax impact issues in US and sluggishness in technology spending.