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Students from University of Melbourne visit Nasscom

On 23rd January, a delegation of 26 students from University of Melbourne visited the NASSCOM campus to interact with the different teams and gain a better understanding of ‘doing business’ in India. The visit formed part of an international experience study tour funded by the Australian Government’s New Colombo Plan (NCP) initiative. One of the focus areas of the Policy Team has been deepening ou...

Call for Inputs on Importation of Goods under ‘Others’ Category

The DGFT, vide Trade Notice No. 46/2019-20 (dated 17th January, 2020), has announced that it is reviewing importation of goods under ‘others’ category in light of misclassification of goods by importers. In an earlier Trade Notice No. 37/2019, the DGFT had specifically advised the industry to mention specific HS codes at 8 digit level while filling Bill of Entry at the time of import. The latest T...

How the Internet of Things Is Revolutionizing the Healthcare Industry!

The world’s approach to health has changed a lot over the years, with the invention of smart wearables and applications the overall level of innovations and connectivity in modern medical equipment have developed the healthcare industry. Medical data doubles every three years and the trillion-dollar health industry is unable to keep up with the staggering rate in which information is produced. Fro...

The Art Of RPA

The Art Of RPA Enterprises across the globe is embracing RPA at a rapid pace. RPA robots utilize the user interface to capture data and manipulate applications just like humans do. They interpret, trigger responses and communicate with other systems in order to perform on a vast variety of repetitive tasks. Hence they have applicability in all the domains. Banking and Financial services have been ...

Consultation Paper: Framing India’s Response on Electronic Transmissions at WTO

The World Trade Organisation (WTO)’s Customs Moratorium on Electronic Transmissions (Moratorium) is due for re-assessment at the 12th Ministerial Conference of the WTO being held at Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan from 8 to 11 June 2020. Currently, digitised products are not subjected to customs as historically this presented a technical challenge and thereafter the Moratorium gave it a legal cover. Overti...

DevOps: Challenges while Adopting and How to Overcome Them

DevOps, by far, has emerged as common practice for many development companies around the world. The methodology has become famous quickly; thanks to the vast scope of innovation it provides and productivity as well as efficiency it ensures. Therefore, any company that has not yet adapted to this approach already feels the competitive pressure to do so. Whether you are a mobile app development comp...

In The Spotlight: DronaMaps Executes Volumetric Assessments for Govt of Haryana’s Mining Dept

Traditionally, volumetric analysis required workers to collect data manually by climbing on stockpiles with heavy and expensive equipment, which can be very risky. The workers have to make a trade off between collecting quality data and their own & equipment safety. The potential of drones for the mining industry is to improve efficiency and cost. DronaMaps incubated at NASSCOM CoE Gurugram, d...

SCOMET Licensing Issues Impacting the IT Industry in India

On 18th December, 2019 the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) organised an interaction with the industry in New Delhi to take feedback on export of dual use items. NASSCOM and DSCI participated in this meeting to provide their feedback on SCOMET licensing issues. NASSCOM’s inputs (over and above inputs from NASSCOM members present at the meeting) have been summarised below: Licence Except...

Enterprise Apps Could Transform Your Business In 2020

Jinen Dedhia, co-founder and MD of DronaHQ explains how investment in cutting-edge app development can transform business Remember the days of pen, paper and post? They seem like a distant memory to many businesses trying to keep pace with an ever-changing world. With the advent and growing universality of smartphones across the globe, apps are playing an increasingly dominant role in business — b...

9 Tips to Save Money With the Smart Usage of Your Credit Cards

The Economics Times reports a 27% surge in usage of credit cards with a total of 48.9 million credit cards in circulation as of May 2019 up from 38.6 million the previous year. As per reports, there have been an accounted Rs.6 lakh crore spent using credit cards in the fiscal year 2018-19. The growing transactions through credit cards, on one hand, show its popularity while on the other hand, rais...

Bitcoin & GST In India

Why there is a case for Indian government, regulators to embrace cryptocurrency market Virtual Currencies like Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Mon-roe find them-selves in a grey area in India. In December 2017, the Indian government cracked down on the cryptocurrency market. Earlier this year, in a move that could attract huge tax gains, taxmen issued notices to over five lakh individuals dealing in crypto...

6 Most Common Mistakes To Avoid While Filing Patents

For a tech business, filing a patent application is a crucial step if you want to defend and commercialize the invention. But in the course of a long and expensive filing process, it is easy to make mistakes, especially if you don’t have much experience managing a patent portfolio. Here’s what you need to keep in mind in order to avoid 6 most common patent mistakes: 1. Don’t Just Paten...