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Telecom and networking equipment PLI norms finalised for cabinet approval

The government has finalised the norms for Production Linked Incentive (PLI) scheme for the telecom and networking equipment for the cabinet’s approval, sources informed CNBC TV-18.

The product categories will...

Meity to keep ₹7.5 k cr outlay for IT hardware products

The government may keep an outlay of ₹7,500 crore under the production linked incentive scheme for IT hardware products. Foreign companies looking for incentives under the scheme may have to invest ₹500 crore over...

ELCINA EMS Task Force Report Launched by Mr. Ajay Sawhney, Secretary, MeitY

ELCINA constituted a Task Force to study the EMS Sector and come up with a Research Report providing details of the status and prospects of this ESDM segment. The task force had representation from MeitY & Invest ...

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Mobile users spend 3 crore hours on Covid message, which holds up distress calls: Consumer Group

India’s billion-plus mobile users spend a whopping 3 crore hours a day listening to a 30-second Covid19 message Kolkata. When’s the last time India wanted to tune out after Amitabh Bachchan started speak...

Optic fibre makes a major part of telecom carriers digital infrastructure spend

Optic-fibre cable or OFC contributes a major pie of the Indian telecom carriers expenditure on creating digital infrastructure which is also a backbone to achieve Centre's ambitious Digital India v...

Stars aligned for India’s Internet cos to create value in next 10 years: BofA Securities

The COVID-19 pandemic may have propelled India’s Internet sector into a phase of hyper growth that will result in staggering value creation in the next decade, brokerage house BofA Securities said in a not...

IMC 2020: Mukesh Ambani calls for urgent steps for 5G, hints at 5G rollout in second half of 2021

Reliance Industries (RIL) chairman Mukesh Ambani has called for "urgent policy steps" to ensure availability of 5G technology and affordable smartphones in India. Ambani said RIL unit Reliance...

LG sees 'window of opportunity' to come back into Indian smartphone market

South Korean electronics major LG is planning to use the “window of opportunity” provided by the anti-China mood in India currently to stage a comeback in smartphones, targeting the sub-Rs 15,000 segment to claw b...

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Amid farmers’ protests, govt plans to scale up Kisan e-mart

The Central government is planning to scale up the digital online platform, Kisan e-mart that allows farmers to directly sell their produce to private buyers, even as the impasse over the three new agricultural laws c...

E-commerce: Trends to watch out for in 2021

: With the second-largest internet user base, India has emerged as one of the most prominent markets globally. Being stuck at home because of the pandemic further triggered the desire to make life and...

Electronics retailers may have lost out on 10-12% sales growth due to supply chain issues in 2020

While on one hand demand surged for electronics this year owing to the new normal of working and studying from home, on the other hand, supply chain issues affected stock availability. With a sudden steep surge in dem...

Digital India Summit 2020: Tete-e-tete with Ravi Shankar Prasad

At the backdrop of Digital India Summit 2020, Times Network engaged in a fireside chat with Ravi Shankar Prasad to understand how technology has enabled the governments to fight against COVID-19 On Digital India Summi...

Digital India Awards 2020: Haryana wins e-gov award for Antyodaya Saral project

Haryana government’s e-governance project — Antyodaya Saral — won the Digital India Awards 2020 under the category — Excellence in Digital Governance — State/UT. The award is scheduled to be c...

India through its public digital platform is driving a low-cost inclusive digitalization model

Dr Ajai Garg, Senior Director, MeitY : NASSCOM CoE-IoT & AI organized ‘Voice of Manufacturing Edition 6 – Digital Transformation in Manufacturing Value Chain’ to bring out the larger economic perspective of ...

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Indian government clears $6.5 billion deal for homemade Tejas fighter jets

India cleared the country’s largest-ever indigenous defense deal worth $6.5 billion for the purchase of 83 LCA MK1A Tejas light combat aircraft. The deal was approved by the government’s apex security body, the Ca...

5 consumer hardware VCs share their 2021 investment strategies

Consumer hardware has always been a tough market to crack, but the COVID-19 crisis made it even harder. TechCrunch surveyed five key investors who touch different aspects of the consumer electronics industry, bas...

Dixon Technologies to make Nokia mobile phones, Toshiba TVs in India: Report

Dixon Technologies has won a contract from Nokia to manufacture the latter’s mobile phones and smart TV, besides manufacturing contracts from Lloyd, Intex and Toshiba as well. Dixon will through its subsidiary Padge...

Tata puts post-pandemic bet on digital, electronics and health

Tata, whose operations span hotels, steel, airlines, electronic goods and technology services, will also place big bets on electric vehicles, renewable energy and battery storage, N Chandrasekaran, who is also known a...

Samsung, LG highlight food tech leveraging AI, IoT solutions at CES 2021

Samsung and LG are promoting their latest technologies on home cooking and meal services at the world's largest tech expo, industry officials said on Wednesday, as they highlight connected and personali...

Dixon Technologies rebounds 8% from day's low on stock split plan

Shares of Dixon Technologies (India) moved higher by 4 per cent to Rs 15,180, bouncing back 8 per cent from the day's low of Rs 14,090, on the BSE on Thursday after the consumer electronics company announced...

Manish Bhardwaj the man leading Foxsky Reveals the secret behind his success

COVID-19 has severely impacted businesses across the world. Many went into losses, and many were compelled to shut operations. However, there is one Indian business that did not suffer despite the pandemic. Foxsky, th...

Triton Electric brings N4 sedan to India at Rs 35 lakh; in talks with BEL for JV

The US-based electric vehicle manufacturer, Triton Electric Vehicle LLC, plans to launch its electric sedan Model N4 in India priced at INR 35 lakh. Meanwhile, the company is said to be in talks wi...

Apollo Micro Systems sizzles after order win

Apollo Micro Systems jumped 11.07% to Rs 144 after the company said it bagged a supply order from Bharat Electronics worth Rs 49.86 crore. The company in an exchange filing on Saturday announced that it has bagged a R...

Hybrid renewable tariffs unlikely to match PV-specific

India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra) believes that wind-solar hybrid project tariffs are unlikely to match the levels seen in recent solar auctions (as low as INR1.99/kWh), at least for now. The ratings ...

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International Electronic Circuits (Shanghai) Exhibition(CPCA Show 2021)

Venue: National Exhibition & Convention Center (Shanghai), China

Date: 15-03-2021

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Convergence India 2020

Venue: India Expo Mart, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh

Date: 24-03-2021

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Embedded Tech India Expo

Venue: Pragati Maidan, New Delhi

Date: 24-03-2021

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electronica China 2021

Venue: Shanghai, China

Date: 14-04-2021

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JPCA Show 2021

Venue: Aomi Exhibition Hall, Tokyo Big Sight, Tokyo Japan

Date: 26-05-2021

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Taipei International Electronics Show (TAITRONICS)

Venue: Nangang Exhibition Center, Taipei, Taiwan

Date: 20-10-2021

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productronica Munich

Venue: Munich, Germany

Date: 16-11-2021

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