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Nasscom, Google tie-up unveils DigiVaani call centres to empower women entrepreneurs with digital skillset
DigiVaani Call Centers are aimed at empowering rural women with digital, financial and entrepreneurship skills. Initially, rural women in seven districts across six states would benefit from dedicated skilling support.
The two, FII and NASSCOM, have signed an MoU in this regard. The initiative comes under the Centre’s digital India and the Gujarat government’s move to promote digitisation.
IT industry body Nasscom has appointed Krishnan Ramanujam of TCS as chairperson and Anant Maheshwari of Microsoft India as vice-chairperson.
The workforce aged 25 years are most likely to return to the workplace by this month, followed by employees aged 40 and above in the following months
The biggest deal during the quarter was the $800 mn fundraise by food delivery platform Swiggy, followed by ShareChat $502 mn, Byju's $340 mn, PharmEasy $323 mn and Meesho $300 mn
The award, given to Mercedes-Benz Research and Development India (MBRDI) has been set up by industry body Nasscom to evangelize India as a powerhouse of innovation.
The new hi-tech DronaMaps specialises in command-and-control centers that integrate existing information of geography with a backbone of 3D drone maps and drone live feeds
There has been a notable acceleration in technology spending during the pandemic, and it witnessed a 30% jump in digital transformation deals, according to Nasscom
With a partnership with Microsoft and Nasscom, the Telangana government aims to skill 30,000 youths in next-generation technologies.
IT Industry body Nasscom said that the changes announced to the H-1B visa program by US will restrict access to talent and will harm the American economy