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Indian IT firms are witnessing their slowest growth in a decade, while global firms are shifting their budgets from traditional IT services to newer areas such as digital and cloud.
IT companies have become political targets in the US for taking away American jobs by flying in Indians on temporary visas, a sore point for many.
When contacted, Wipro said it undertakes a “rigorous performance appraisal process” on a regular basis.
US shares of Infosys Ltd fell 1.2% and Wipro Ltd edged down 0.2% after the US Citizenship and Immigration Services said it would suspend “premium processing” of the visas for up to six months.
A delegation of Indian IT industry body Nasscom will be visiting Washington in the last week of February to lobby against changes to visa regulations that could hurt the country’s $150 billion industry.
The Indian government has conveyed its concerns to the Trump administration about a proposed new policy on H1B visas
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India’s MNCs must learn to take it slowly in small bites and avoid being swept along by a desire for size rather than precise business logic.
The Modi government should have internalised the lessons from the entrepreneurial and innovative ecosystems that emerged in Silicon Valley and Eindhoven rather than relying on sops and entitlements for entrepreneurs.
It’s been barely a day since Narendra Modi arrived in London on his first visit to the UK as Prime Minister of India and it is already clear that this is likely to be a memorable trip. He has had one round of discussions with Prime Minister David Cameron […]