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Sri K Chandrashekar Rao
Hon'ble Chief Minister
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Sri K T Rama Rao
Hon'ble Minister for IT, Industries, MA & UD, NRI Affairs

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Sixty Mee Seva centres to dispense cash

Sixty Mee Seva centres to dispense cash

Sixty Mee Seva centres to dispense cash from today Pilot project to go on stream in four districts Mee Seva centres in the State will now become cash withdrawal centres, besides continuing to provide other services that are provided online now, if the initiative of the IT department takes a concrete shape. The Government is set to introduce the first-of-its-kind Aadhaar-enabled Payment System in Mee Seva centres from Monday. The AePS has been conceptualised to allow citizens to use Aadhaar as identity to access their bank accounts and withdraw cash through secure authentication through biometrics at Mee Seva centres. All… Read more »

Mutual tie-up proves boon for both Telangana government and start-ups

Mutual tie-up proves boon for both Telangana government and start-ups

More than 14 start-ups are working with various departments in Telangana government. Top priority of start-ups is more and quick revenue but if the government turns in as the customer, the dynamics change drastically. It is hard to get the government as a client but this is the best option ever as it gives a huge access to market. Working with the government depends on the business model of the startup because margins vary from time to time and from customer to customer. With frugal innovations being limited to start-ups, Telangana Government is bridging this gap of technological advancements by… Read more »

Telangana promoting innovation in Tier 2, 3 cities too: KT Rama Rao

Telangana promoting innovation in Tier 2, 3 cities too: KT Rama Rao

IT Minister KT Rama Rao addressed entrepreneurs at the seminar on ‘40 under 40’ organised by Express on Saturday.

Telangana is a state of start-ups: Minister KT Rama Rao

Telangana is a state of start-ups: Minister KT Rama Rao

What happens when a room full of start-ups meets a minister who loves talking about start-ups, technology that drive industries and calls his state a ‘start-up state’ having a government which thinks like a start-up? You get The New Indian Express’ edex 40 Under 40 Start-up Awards, which had Minister K T Rama Rao in full swing. Questions of all sorts – inquisitive, critical, probing and even downright quirky were thrown at IT, Industries, Municipal and Urban Development Minister KT Rama Rao who conducted a town hall as the centerpiece of the entrepreneurship summit, for which the minister was chief… Read more »

Telangana pushes the pedal on IT growth

Telangana pushes the pedal on IT growth

Telangana’s government has set itself a target of crossing Rs. 1,20,000 crore in IT exports by 2020 Hyderabad will also host the first edition of the International Blockchain Congress in August this year, in partnership with the NITI Aayog India’s youngest state is all set to oust Bengaluru as the Silicon Valley of India, and if it’s FY18 annual report for the information technology sector were any indicator, then Hyderabad and the state of Telangana are on the right track. The IT sector in Telangana grew by 9.32% in FY18, thanks to a robust investment by the industry. Exports reached a… Read more »

IT giant Infosys to upscale its workforce from 20K to 40K at Hyd

IT giant Infosys to upscale its workforce from 20K to 40K at Hyd

At a time when fear of retrenchment hangs fire over techies across the country, IT giant Infosys will upscale its workforce from present 20,000 to 40,000 employees at Hyderabad’s Pocharam campus. This was announced by Telangana minister for IT, KT Rama Rao, on Friday. Speaking to media, Infosys corporate communication official confirmed the company’s plans to increase workforce as quoted by the minister and said that Phase-II of its workspace is coming up in the Pocharam campus which will accommodate 20,000 employees. However, the official declined to comment when asked about a deadline. The minister was speaking at an event… Read more »

Hyderabad’s IMAGE Tower to be India’s largest animation industry: KTR

Hyderabad’s IMAGE Tower to be India’s largest animation industry: KTR

IT Minister KT Rama Rao says he hopes IMAGE Tower will come out with India’s own DreamWorks Animation and Disney.

Hyderabad pips Bengaluru to become top IT talent retainer: Belong study

Hyderabad pips Bengaluru to become top IT talent retainer: Belong study

In the backdrop of global tech giants setting up research centres, Hyderabad maintaining its top status on the ease of doing business (EoDB) index and a general wave of business optimism surrounding the city, the latest Belong report has found that the city trumps Bengaluru when it comes to employee retention. Belong carried a head-on-head comparison between Hyderabad and Bengaluru for employee retention and found that companies in Hyderabad see 40-60 percent less employee attrition compared to Bengaluru. For the purpose of this study, Belong analysed last two years data of large size IT companies such as IBM, Tech Mahindra,… Read more »

Australian Consulate-Generla met Minister KTR

Australian Consulate-Generla met Minister KTR

Hon’ble Australian Consulate-General in Chennai Ms Susan Grace met Minister KT Rama Rao at Camp Office. During the meeting, Minister explained about the progressive business environment in the state and… Read more »

Microsoft opens the Garage at Hyderabad

Microsoft opens the Garage at Hyderabad

Minister Sri KT Rama Rao inaugurated the Microsoft Garage facility at the Microsoft India Development Center in Hyderabad.

Hyderabad is the innovation hub of the country: KTR

Hyderabad is the innovation hub of the country: KTR

John Donahoe, CEO, ServiceNow – Silicon Valley based Cloud Computing and IT Service Managament major, called on Minister KT Rama Rao in Hyderabad on March 22, 2018. In the meeting,… Read more »

HFCL Launches Optical Fiber Manufacturing Facility in Hyderabad

HFCL Launches Optical Fiber Manufacturing Facility in Hyderabad

Himachal Futuristic Communications Limited (HFCL) on Monday launched an optical fiber manufacturing facility at Hyderabad.

T App Folio

T App Folio

T App Folio is a one-stop solution for citizens’ needs for government services. Residents of Telangana can now avail the services through various channels viz. mobile app, web, IVR, SMS… Read more »

21st National Conference on e-Governance

21st National Conference on e-Governance

The Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances (DARPG), Government of India, along with the Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology, Government of India in association with Government of Telangana… Read more »