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Karnataka targets Rs.4 trillion software exports by 2020


August 15th, 2012 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 15 (IANS) With about 40 percent share of software export from India, Karnataka has set an ambitious export target of a whopping Rs.4 trillion (Rs.4 lakh crore) ... Read more...

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Infosys expands operations in Japan


June 25th, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 25 (IANS) Global software major Infosys Ltd expanded its operations in Japan by opening its second office at Nagoya to enhance its footprint in the Chubu manufacturing hub, ... Read more...

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Technopark creating big employment in Kerala


March 30th, 2012 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, March 30 (IANS) Technopark is helping in employment generation and the number of professionals at the IT hub is all set to touch 100,000 in the next five years, ... Read more...

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Tax benefits to SMEs urged


February 13th, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 13 (IANS) Electronics and Computer Software Export Promotion Council (ESC) wants the government to extend tax benefits to small and medium IT firms on par with those given ... Read more...

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Tax benefits to SMEs urged


February 13th, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 13 (IANS) Electronics and Computer Software Export Promotion Council (ESC) wants the government to extend tax benefits to small and medium IT firms on par with those given ... Read more...

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Over 200 Indian IT firms at Hyderabad expo


February 13th, 2012 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 13 (IANS) More than 200 Indian IT firms will display their solutions and products at Indiasoft 2012, the flagship IT event of Electronics and Computer Software Export Promotion ... Read more...

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Weak rupee will hurt software exports in long-term


November 23rd, 2011 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) Although weakening of the rupee against the US dollar will bring short-term benefits, the long-term impact will be adverse and far outweigh any immediate gains, ... Read more...

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Radhakrishnan is chairman of software body


June 1st, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 1 (IANS) Descon Ltd managing director S. Radhakrishnan has become the chairman of the Electronics and Computer Software Export Promotion Council (ESC).A statement Wednesday said he had been ... Read more...

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IT sector slams budget on ‘retrogade’ taxes


February 28th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 28 (IANS) The resilient IT industry Monday slammed the budget for 2011-12 for imposing minimum alternate tax (MAT) on Special Economic Zone (SEZ) units and withdrawing the tax holiday on ... Read more...

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Punjab to set up IT-knowledge park


December 28th, 2009 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 28 (IANS) Punjab would have a self-contained integrated Information Technology (IT) and knowledge industry park at Rajpura town in Patiala district, an official said Monday. Spread over an area of 1,276 ... Read more...

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Karnataka logs $17-bn software exports despite meltdown


September 1st, 2009 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 1 (IANS) Defying the global meltdown, Karnataka earned $17 billion (Rs.74,929 crore) from software exports last fiscal (2008-09) as against Rs.60,800 crore the previous year, registering a 23 percent growth ... Read more...

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Indian IT exports projected to grow in single digit


May 6th, 2009 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 6 (IANS) The Indian IT industry is set to witness a single-digit growth in software and services exports in 2009-10 because of global recession and lower technology spending in the ... Read more...

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Software growth rate could be less than 16-17 percent: Infosys


February 5th, 2009 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb. 5, (ANI): Infosys Director T. V. Mohandas Pai said on Thursday that Indias software export growth rate could be less than 16-17 percent during the current fiscal. The ... Read more...

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Satyam to get Excellence in Practice Award


February 1st, 2009 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 1, (ANI): Fraud-hit Satyam Computer Services will be receiving Excellence in Practice Award for its Talent Preparation Services from American Society for Training and Development (ASTD). Talent Preparation Service ... Read more...

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Sensex ends with a gain of six points


January 19th, 2009 - 8:40 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Jan 19 (ANI): The Bombay Stock Exchange Sensex ended WITH a fair gain of six points. The investors expressed disappointment over slow third-quarter earnings in the blue-chip firms.The Sensex moved ... Read more...

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IT services exporters banking on emerging US firms


December 23rd, 2008 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 23 (IANS) Emerging IT companies in the US could drive India's software services exports, with the second quarter of the next fiscal (2009-2010) proving to be the critical phase, a ... Read more...

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India’s small IT firms to shift focus from US to new markets


October 20th, 2008 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Oct 20 (IANS) With the financial crisis hitting the US economy badly, the Middle East is emerging as a key market for the small and medium enterprises (SMEs) of India's IT ... Read more...

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Indian power solutions find favour in South Africa


May 26th, 2008 - 2:20 pm ICT by admin
By Fakir Hassen Johannesburg, May 26 (IANS) The power alternatives offered by several Indian companies that exhibited at the annual Computer Faire here have found favour with South African businesses, according to organisers. ... Read more...

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IT exporters hope tax relief will be extended further


May 7th, 2008 - 10:58 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, May 7 (IANS) The Electronics and Computer Software Export Promotion Council (ESC) has welcomed the central government's decision to extend by one year till March 31, 2010, tax exemption available to ... Read more...

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Special IT regions on the anvil


March 20th, 2008 - 7:09 pm ICT by admin
Hyderabad, March 20 (IANS) With infrastructure in metro cities already overloaded, the central government proposes to develop new information technology investment regions with world-class infrastructure. With the same benefits as special economic ... Read more...

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‘IT exports will cross 80-bln-dollar mark by 2011′


November 14th, 2007 - 2:47 am ICT by admin
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