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‘The Budget Makes Nari Shakti an Integral Part of the Economy’

February 1, 2017

  FICCI Ladies Organisation (FLO) , the women business wing of national business body FICCI have welcomed the Union Budget for the Financial year (FY) 2018 and termed it as the major ...

10 Ways the Union Budget Shall Boost Digital India

February 1, 2017

  The budget plans to give a strong boost to all Digital India initiatives undertaken by the government. Here's a comprehensive list of proposals that aim to strengthen the Digital India ...

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Union Budget 2017 Analysis: Tax for Small Companies Reduced to 25%

February 1, 2017

  By Abhishek Goenka - Partner Direct Tax  PwC India There was an expectation of an across the board reduction in the rate.  Instead, a calibrated approach has been adopted and the ...

Union Budget 2017: Game Changer Budget For Digital Payments Eco System

February 1, 2017

  Will Transform India Into Less Cash Economy By Rahul Gochhwal ,Co Founder , Trupay, Digital Payment App, Based On United Payment Interface (UPI) The Finance Minister Arun Jailtly in its budget for ...

Union Budget 2017: Rs 10,000 Crore Outlay for BharatNet Shall Boost Digital India

February 1, 2017

  By Jaideep Ghosh, Partner, KPMG India Union Budget aims to boost Digital Economy, which will have a positive impact on the telecom sector. Additional outlay of Rs 10,000 crore for BharatNet ...

Pre-Budget Expectations 2017

Budget Wishlist: Reduce Corporate Tax Rate to 25%

January 31, 2017

  By M P Vijay Kumar, CFO, Sify Technologies 1.   The government should opt for vertical-specific investments to increase employment in industry verticals like heath, education, and manufacturing. Ideally, the Government should focus only ...

What Paytm Wants From the Union Budget 2017

January 31, 2017

  By Madhur Deora, Chief Financial Officer, Paytm The Union Budget 2017 is widely expected to encourage digital payments and universal access to financial services. It’s important for our country to create ...

What the IT Industry Wants from FM in Budget 2017

January 31, 2017

  By iValue InfoSolutions Ahead of the Union Budget to be announced on February 1 this year, industry expectations are building up. After having made some major announcements in form of GST and demonetization, ...

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Here’s Why Indian eTailers Shall Not Reach USD 80 Bn By 2020

January 30, 2017

  By RedSeer Management Consulting The Indian etailers experienced a small hiccup in its growth story in CY’16. While in 2015, the industry grew at 180% to become a USD13 Bn. sector, it ...

Tech Startup’s Wishlist For Union Budget 2017-18

January 30, 2017

  By Aniketh Jain, CEO & Co-Founder, Solutions Infini Our wishlist for the Union Finance Minister for the Union Budget 2017-18. Here goes:   Indirect taxation Simplification of Taxation across the country is the biggest ...

Union Budget 2017-18: Travel Industry Seeks Tax Breaks

January 27, 2017

  By Kapil Goswamy, CEO and Managing Director BigBreaks.com ​ Travel industry today is a highly taxed sector in the Indian economy, a fact that makes it less competitive and relatively less attractive ...

Digital India Needs Some Serious Catching Up

January 25, 2017

Going paperless in government to citizen services is the norm everywhere in the world and India has taken enough strides over the last 15 years to show its intentions. Not ...

Credit Decisions Simplified by Technology: Interaction with Founder of CreditTech Firm Rupeepower

India to Witness Fastest IT Spend of 12% in Asia Pacific in 2017: Forrester

January 25, 2017

According to Forrester’s Asia Pacific 2017-2018 tech market outlook forecast, the region’s tech spending will see moderate growth this year. APAC was once the fastest-growing tech market in the world, ...

Union Budget 2017-18: ‘Extend investment allowance under Section 32 AC to Telecom Infra Providers’

January 25, 2017

  G. V. Kumar, Founder, CEO & Managing Director, XIUS In the Union budget of 2017, we want to draw government's attention towards investment allowance being given under section 32 AC. At ...

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80% SMEs Anxious About GST Post Demonetisation

January 24, 2017

While the ambiguity continues over the GST roll out dates and rates, SMEs and Startups have already started feeling anxious on GST. A National Toll Free GST Helpline (1800 103 ...

Paytm Introduces 5 New Features For Users and Merchants

January 24, 2017

To make the app lighter and faster, Paytm has added new features to its mobile app. It can now accept upto Rs. 50,000 for merchants and additional security layers for ...

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Smart Cities: Why They are an Imperative For Rapid Urbanisation

January 23, 2017

IMC Chamber of Commerce & Industry today convened its first International conference on “Smart Cities - Reimagining Urban Spaces and Financing in Delhi. The conference was inaugurated by Mr. Jayant ...

54% Parents Worried About Cyber Bullying of Kids: Norton Research

January 23, 2017

Norton by Symantec released findings from the 2016 Norton Cyber Security Insights Report: Family Edition, which sheds light on parents’ perceptions of cyberbullying and the preventative measures they are putting ...

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India a Key Target in Digital Payments by Cybercriminals in 2017: F-Secure Report

January 20, 2017

F-Secure, a European cyber security company, revealed that post demonetization, India is expected to be a key target in digital payments such as point-of-sales (POS) and banking malware, especially mobile ...

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Tips and Trick to protect your devices

January 20, 2017

It’s not a rocket science to do this. It can be easily managed, even by those who are not technically sound. Following are ...