NASSCOM, a not-for-profit industry association, is the apex body for the 154 billion dollar Indian IT BPM industry.
Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, referred to NASSCOM as a “revolution”, beyond its time-tested role as an association.
Established in 1988, NASSCOM has relentlessly catalysed the Indian IT BPM industry in its journey towards building an innovation led growth sector, with transformative business models, expanding its value proposition and becoming a partner of choice for global businesses.
Latest At NASSCOM
Uniform list of services to be followed in SEZs - GST - Clarification
NASSCOM had recently requested MOC for the reissuance of the default list of services under the GST regime as was issued under the erstwhile indirect regime. The same is now issued by the Ministry of commerce for addressing ambiguities and denials if any.
Net neutrality a bold step towards ensuring equitable internet for all
The TRAI recommendations will promote every citizen’s equitable access to the internet and ensure a level playing field for service providers to innovate and customize in India. Evaluated and taken up for implementation in an expeditious manner, it will help deliver on India’s commitment to the global agenda of ensuring every citizen’s right to unfettered internet access.
Govt sets aside the service tax order after NASSCOM's representation
We are glad to share a press release issued by Ministry of Finance (file attached) regarding the concerns emerging from the news Article on service tax notices being issues to IT companies.
NASSCOM Product Chronicle - December, 2017
Six months of hard work, collaboration and active participation of 100+ crowd-source champions, Product Council members, NASSCOM team and volunteers culminated in the confluence of the Indian software product ecosystem on the 2nd-3rd November at the NASSCOM Product Conclave(NPC) 2017 at Bangalore.
A Flat World Still
NASSCOM organized an interaction with a few innovative startups and award winner author. Tom Friedman in his visit to India last month. He shared his perspectives on what’s happening in the world of media and social and the three major forces that are reshaping the world: Market, Mother Nature & Moore’s Law. Read this blog to get insights on what he had to say.
The report assesses the year 2016-17 in terms of CSR performance by the NASSCOM fraternity, and also associated initiatives such as volunteering, diversity of workforce and alignment to global goals.
CBDT relaxes Article 9 (2) norm for bilateral Advance Pricing Agreement (APA) and Mutual Agreement Procedures (MAP) in transfer pricing cases
Pursuant to this press release, CBDT would accept applications for bilateral Advance Pricing Agreement (APA) and Mutual Agreement Procedures (MAP) for transfer pricing cases irrespective of existence of Article 9(2) in its tax treaty.
Design4India Product Design Awards 2017
Over 500+ startups from India had registered for the prestigious award, out of which only 149 have made the cut for the first round of the Jury Evaluation. A final shortlist of 20 companies by the Jury presented their products to the jury (for 3 mins each) at the Product Conclave on Nov 2, 2017. Three companies won the prestigious Product Design Awards, based on their product presentation to the jury.
Technological Disruptions And Their Transformational Impact
With the year 2017 slowly veering towards the final month on the calendar, NASSCOM has stepped up activities on the NILF 2018 front — gearing up for what is India's largest and most well attended conclave.
Customer Service Excellence Awards 2017
Companies are leveraging digital and disruptive technologies like Big Data/Analytics, Cloud, Mobility, IoT, AR/VR to transform or make a significant change in the way they service their customers, creating new revenue streams and new customer experiences. To showcase and recognize such innovations, NASSCOM launched NASSCOM Customer Service Excellence Awards 2017.
India's Tech Start-Up Eco-System:Rising And Shining
Over the past few weeks, NASSCOM has maintained its focus on tech start-ups, a growing community within the IT-BPM industry, that is gradually stepping up its revenue contribution to the sector.
NASSCOM DeepTech Club
NASSCOM Product Council announces the launch of the NASSCOM DeepTech Club wherein curated DeepTech companies will be recognized, nurtured and promoted by NASSCOM across two segments:
1. Lab to Incorporation: Pre-revenue DeepTech ventures (which might not even be incorporated yet) will qualify under this segment.
2. Crossing the Chasm: Ventures already generating revenues (up to 1mn USD p.a.) with their Deep Tech product
"NASSCOM works with diverse stakeholders to build focused initiatives that enable the growth of the sector through policy advocacy, skill building, research, startup programs, facilitate business and increase industry outreach."
NASSCOM staff writer in conversation with Manish Tandon, CEO, CSS Corp. Thank you Mr. Tandon for agreeing to do this interview, and to initiate the conversation, would you please tell us about your journey at CSS Corp? Before I joined