Saturday, October 16, 2021

Tag: MeitY

Rajeev Chandrasekhar

After Rajeev Chandrasekhar’s intervention, MeitY sets up task force to improve internet connectivity in Karnataka

This comes after the Union minister of state, MeitY, Rajeev Chandrasekhar received a representation from the state government over rising connectivity issues
Rajeev Chandrasekhar

IT sector should create 500-600 companies with over Rs 5,000 cr revenue in 5 years: Rajeev Chandrasekhar

The Union minister of state for IT, Rajeev Chandrasekhar, said the massive digitization initiatives over the past years and the post-Covid world scenario have brought out ‘the biggest opportunity’
Rajeev Chandrasekhar

New social media guidelines are designed to protect consumers: MoS IT Rajeev Chandrasekhar

The new social media guidelines are intended to safeguard the rights of consumers served by digital platforms, said Rajeev Chandrasekhar, Minister of State for Electronics and Information Technology.
MeitY secretary Ajay Prakash Sawhney

Need to refresh IT Act, bring legal framework for cybersecurity: IT Secretary Ajay Sawhney

While we have to focus on Data Privacy Bill, there is also a requirement to refresh the existing IT Act, which was last amended in 2008, said IT Secretary Ajay Sawhney

Govt pro-actively looking on WhatsApp privacy rules: MeitY

WhatsApp had set May 15 for its users to accept a change in privacy policy but later scrapped the deadline for users to accept the controversial update
PLI scheme, Mobile Factory, Smartphone Plant

Centre to clear Foxconn, Wistron and Dell proposals for investments under PLI scheme

Apart from Foxconn, Wistron and Dell domestic mobile manufacturers including Lava are among the 19 companies that have applied for investments under the scheme for IT hardware manufacturing
Ajay Prakash Sawhney, Secretary, MeitY, Government of India

MeitY launches free and open source software innovation challenge

With the aim to increase the use of free and open source software in governance and government functioning, MeitY in collaboration with Omidyar Network India organized a virtual roundtable.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi (File Photo/PIB)

Better tech infra to pump India’s role to $500 billionn in global value supply chain: PM Modi

The PLI scheme for handsets entails an investment of Rs 11,000 crore from global and domestic companies like Foxconn, Wistron, Pegatron, Samsung, Lava, Dixon and Micromax to manufacture mobile phones worth Rs 10.5 lakh crore over the next five years
Quantum computers have the capacity to solve complex problems

MeitY with AWS to set up quantum computing applications lab in India

The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) said that it is planning to establish a quantum computing applications lab in collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS).

Electronic manufacturing is a trillion dollar opportunity: Ravi Shankar Prasad

The electronics manufacturing sector alone can contribute $1 trillion towards achieving the $5 trillion economy dream of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Ravi Shankar Prasad, Union Minister for IT has said.
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