NASSCOM Current Affairs, GK & News

National e-Governance Service Delivery Assessment

National e-Governance Service Delivery Assessment was recently conducted by “Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances (DARPG)”, in partnership with Klynveld Peat Marwick Goerdeler (KPMG) and National Association of Software & Service Companies (NASSCOM). Key Points In the assessment, Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) was ranked first under the Central ministries’ portal. MHA is followed ..

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MeitY Startup Hub

A nodal organization named “MeitY Startup Hub’ (MSH) has been set up under the ambit of the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) with the aim of promoting start-ups, technology innovation, and the creation of Intellectual Properties. Overview: MSH serves as national facilitation, coordination, and monitoring centre that looks to integrate all the start-ups, ..

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India-UAE Venture Capital Fund

India and UAE have together created 150 million USD fund to support the startups. The fund will help to create ten unicorns within 2025. Unicorns are startups whose value is more than 1 billion USD. The fund was launched at the EXPO 2020 held in Dubai. About the fund The fund will act as a ..

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NASSCOM Study on Start-ups

NASSCOM is National Association of Software and Service Companies. It is a non – governmental organization and it works to expand IT sector of India. According to a recent study of NASSCOM, the startup ecosystem in India has increased twice. Between 2020 and 2021, the startup industry of the country has grown to 330 billion ..

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MeitY-NASSCOM Start-up Women Entrepreneur Awards 2020-21

Government of India announced MeitY-NASSCOM Start-up Women Entrepreneur Awards 2020-2021 on August 17, 2021. Key Points MeitY-NASSCOM Women Startup Entrepreneurs Awards is the first step that recognizes and cultivates the entrepreneurial spirit in women. Awards inspire next generation of women to lead Indian digital era in order to serve as guiding role models. It also ..

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Nasscom launches program to accelerate AI-led innovation in India

The National Association of Software and Service Companies (Nasscom) is all set to launch its ‘AI Game Changers’ program in India. About the programme The programme will be launched to promote the artificial intelligence (AI)-led innovation across the country. The programme is being run in collaboration with the innovation partner for the programme, Microsoft. It ..

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