Apr 12, 2020 02:22 PM IST
NASSCOM former president R Chandrashekhar has said that the work-from-home culture may become a positive development in the long run as it opens up newer avenues and save investments by IT firms.
- Apr 26, 2018 09:21 PM IST
The shareholders would consider the appointment of Chandrashekhar as an independent director on the board of the bank at the ensuing Annual General Meeting, Yes Bank said in a statement.
- Nov 02, 2017 02:32 PM IST
The industry is on track to posting 7-8 per cent growth in exports in the current fiscal and there is no case for revisiting those numbers as no new factor has emerged, said software services body Nasscom's president, R Chandrashekhar.
- Oct 30, 2017 12:34 PM IST
The AI is fast reaching a stage where many of the tasks performed by humans can be done by robots, Nasscom president R Chandrashekhar told PTI.
- May 10, 2017 09:41 PM IST
- Apr 21, 2017 08:45 AM IST
Replying to query on the latest announcements curbing skilled job visas by Australia and the US, he said there is a rising trend of "protectionism" globally and anti-globalisation.
- Apr 03, 2017 09:17 PM IST
Nasscom President R Chandrashekhar said that issuance of visas to the tech workers under the intra company transfers has "reduced to a trickle" and so for all practical purposes "the tap has been shut".
- Mar 08, 2017 10:08 PM IST
IT industry body Nasscom today said any move to restrict work rights for spouses of H-1B visa holders may dampen the enthusiasm of tech professionals to go on such visas, but will not directly impact the industry.
- Mar 06, 2017 09:29 PM IST
NASSCOM President R Chandrashekhar said he will consult the US government and its embassy in India to ensure that the industry does not face any difficulty or hindrance in its work.
- Feb 22, 2017 09:34 PM IST
A delegation of IT industry body
Nasscom will be in Washington DC tomorrow to engage with
members of the new US administration on issues like clampdown
on work visas and flow of skilled manpower between the two
- Feb 15, 2017 05:05 PM IST
Despite uncertainties stemming of US President Donald Trump's visa policies. IT industry body NASSCOMM is confident of a strong demand for the sector.
- Feb 03, 2017 07:54 AM IST
R. Chandrashekhar, head of Indian IT industry body Nasscom, said details of the visit were still being finalised, but chief executives from some of India's big IT companies would be part of a delegation visiting Washington in the week of February 20.
- Feb 02, 2017 06:18 PM IST
Industry body Nasscom will take a delegation of senior executives to Washington DC later this month to reach out to the new US administration as well as senators on concerns around clampdown on visas and flow of skilled manpower between the two nations.
- Jan 31, 2017 02:51 PM IST
A legislation has been introduced in the US House of Representatives for doubling minimum salary of H-1B holders to USD 130,000. This will make it difficult for American companies to get more skilled workers from other countries including India.
- Jan 13, 2017 02:23 PM IST
Nasscom chairman R Chandrashekhar said positive signs of an upturn were already visible in the Q3 earnings of Infosys and TCS, with significant growth in revenues from the digital space.
- Jan 03, 2017 08:26 PM IST
Cautioning that current form of GST
implementation could pose serious challenges for IT sector,
industry body Nasscom today met the GST Council to express
concern on tax treatment of software and make a case for
'single registration' under the new regime.
- Nov 07, 2016 08:30 AM IST
Last week, the UK announced that beginning November 24, the minimum salary threshold for Tier 2 inter-company transfer visas, which are usually used by the Indian IT industry, will be increased from 24,800 pounds to 30,000 pounds. The long term visa cost will go up to 41,500 pounds.
- Nov 04, 2016 09:42 PM IST
"A revision is clearly on the cards, and it will be downwards... after all the second quarter results are over, we will complete our analysis by mid-November," Nasscom President R Chandrashekhar told PTI.
- Nov 01, 2016 10:13 PM IST
In an interview with CNBC-TV18, R Chandrashekhar, Presiden tof NASSCOM said that Ramadorai led the NSDC and played a major role in the skill development programme over the last few years.
- Oct 27, 2016 08:20 AM IST
Replying to a question by reporters on India's 130th position in terms of ease of doing business, Nasscom President R Chandrashekhar said, "I think that should be hugely worrying." But he said that the country has the third-largest base of startups, which is encouraging.
- Oct 26, 2016 06:02 PM IST
IT industry body Nasscom on Wednesday said it is "fairly clear" that it will have to revise downwards its export revenue growth guidance of 10-12 per cent for 2016-17 in view of muted second quarter results by major companies in the sector.
- Oct 26, 2016 12:00 PM IST
Speaking to CNBC-TV18 Nasscom President R Chandrashekhar spoke about TCS Chief and MD Natarajan Chandrasekaran‘s elevation to the Tata Sons Board. He said that the move signifies the rising importance of IT in a large multi-sector conglomerate‘s business portfolio.
- Oct 14, 2016 11:59 AM IST
In an interview to CNBC-TV18, R Chandrashekhar, President of NASSCOM said a lot of short-term cues are negatively impacting IT industry.
- Sep 08, 2016 10:35 AM IST
The analysts are bearish on the entire IT pack and believe that the sector will underperform in coming quarters. However, industry body Nasscom says that various factors are the reason behind volatility in the sector.
- Aug 29, 2016 06:12 PM IST
Nasscom president R Chandrashekhar told CNBC-TV18's Rukmini Rao earlier today that only by the end of the second quarter will a clear picture emerge on the extent of Brexit's impact.