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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

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IT sector registers higher growth than the national average: KTR

IT sector registers higher growth than the national average: KTR

IT and Industries Minister KT Rama Rao on Saturday said the progressive policies of the State Government in encouraging the IT sector over the past five years resulted in the… Read more »

Telangana remains a favourite destination for investors: Minister KTR

Telangana remains a favourite destination for investors: Minister KTR

Minister Sri KTR stated that several major companies are keen on setting up their operations in Telangana. He made this comment at a review meeting held with HoDs of IT… Read more »

Telangana Start-up Model can be replicated in other states: UK Sinha committee report

Telangana Start-up Model can be replicated in other states: UK Sinha committee report

Telangana continues to inspire the nation with its innovative and path-breaking policies. In the latest development, an expert committee report on ‘Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise’ stated that ‘Telangana has adopted an innovative model for a startup which may be assessed for possible replication in other states.’ UK Sinha committee report explained the Telangana start-up model in their report (page -30) and in their recommendations suggested that all states replicate the Telangana Model (page-31) The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) constituted this panel under the Chairmanship of Former SEBI Chairman UK Sinha. The committee has submitted a report to RBI… Read more »

Microsoft partners with Govt of Telangana to empower women entrepreneurs

Microsoft partners with Govt of Telangana to empower women entrepreneurs

Furthering its commitment towards building a digitally inclusive society, Microsoft announced a partnership with the Govt. of Telangana’s WE Hub.

Flipkart sets up datacentre in Hyderabad

Flipkart sets up datacentre in Hyderabad

Flipkart’s Chief Corporate Affairs Officer, Rajneesh Kumar said in the growing company’s e-commerce business datacentres play a critical role in serving sellers and customers better. As part of strengthening technology infrastructure, Flipkart, online marketplace e-commerce player Monday announced the launch of its datacentre here. According to a press release issued by the Walmart company, this is its second datacentre in the country and the first in Telangana and has been built in partnership with CtrlS. Flipkart’s new datacentre, part of one of the largest private cloud deployments in the country, will help strengthen its growing marketplace e-commerce business in India,… Read more »

NPCI looks at innovation centre in Hyderabad soon

NPCI looks at innovation centre in Hyderabad soon

By: Sruti Venugopal The National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI), an umbrella organisation created in 2009 to develop and operate various retail payment systems, is looking to set up an innovation centre in Hyderabad in the next three to six months. A similar centre is also being planned at the organisation’s headquarters in Mumbai and both the centres will house 20 people each. The innovation centre will work on various use cases of new-age technologies like blockchain, artificial intelligence and others in the payment systems space. NPCI, managing director and chief executive officer, Dilip Asbe said, “NPCI was set up… Read more »

Foxconn chose to set up Advanced Industrial AI Center in Hyderabad

Foxconn chose to set up Advanced Industrial AI Center in Hyderabad

Govt. of Telangana, Foxconn Technology Group has chosen Hyderabad to set up an Advanced Industrial Artificial Intelligence Research and Development Center.

IndiaJoy kickstarts in Hyderabad

IndiaJoy kickstarts in Hyderabad

With almost 25,000 delegates, 15 events, 300 exhibitors and 500 speakers from 30 countries, the IndiaJoy expo kickstarted in Hyderabad on Sunday.

With T-works, Hyderabad is building a one-stop shop for all manufacturing startups

With T-works, Hyderabad is building a one-stop shop for all manufacturing startups

Last month, GE-backed global co-creating community FirstBuild signed an agreement with the Hyderabad-based incubator for hardware startups T-works.An electric vehicle manufacturing startup entrepreneur once said to me, “The biggest joy of a starting a manufacturing company is the fact that you can be a child again. It gives you the opportunity to build, tinker, break, experiment and well, play around. And yet, the number of entrepreneurs willing to build those products are few and far.” The Telangana government aims to bring in this very change and started the T-Works initiative. CEO Sujai Karampuri says, “The idea has been to create… Read more »

Hyderabad to house OnePlus’ R&D centre

Hyderabad to house OnePlus’ R&D centre

Joining the many technology companies in setting up their operations in the city, mobile maker OnePlus India announced setting up of its research and development (R&D) centre in Hyderabad. The China-headquartered manufacturer will recruit about 300 people for the centre. The company made an official announcement on Twitter. “We are excited to open a local R&D centre in Hyderabad to work more closely with our Indian community and network of partners. #OnePlus6TLuanch” said the tweet from the handle @OnePlus_IN. Responding to this, IT Minister KT Rama Rao tweeted: “Welcome to Hyderabad @OnePlus_IN. Glad you’ve made the right choice of location.”… Read more »

Intel to open technology centre in Hyderabad

Intel to open technology centre in Hyderabad

Telangana continues to attract investments into the State. The latest to add to the list is the marquee technology giant Intel which will soon set up its technology development centre in Hyderabad. A top delegation headed by Nivruti Rai, country head, Intel India, met Telangana IT Minister K T Rama Rao at Camp office in Hyderabad on Friday. In the meeting, Intel delegation and the Minister talked about the industrial policy of Telangana and the infrastructure of Hyderabad, which encouraged the tech giant to choose Hyderabad to set up their tech centre. “We are very happy that Intel decided to… Read more »

Oppo to set up its first India R&D centre in Hyderabad

Oppo to set up its first India R&D centre in Hyderabad

Chinese smartphone maker OPPO on Monday said it was planning to set up its first India research and development (R&D) centre in Hyderabad.

Hyderabad bright spot for key global IT players

Hyderabad bright spot for key global IT players

In a massive boost to the city’s IT/ITeS sector, over a dozen major companies from across the globe are now making their way into Hyderabad’s upscale western corridor. While some of them are setting up their first India office here, a few others are expanding their India footprint with a presence in the IT city, said market insiders.On this list are US-based firms such as Shure, Micron Technology, F5 Networks, MathWorks, Clean Harbors, Conduent, among others. There’s also Legato Health Technologies, Thryve Digital, Bombardier and China-based Thunder Software Tech (launched on Monday) that have made Hyderabad their new destination. “There’s… Read more »

TSIC launched Startup India Telangana Yatra

TSIC launched Startup India Telangana Yatra

Minister KT Rama Rao formally launched Telangana State Innovation Cell’s Startup India Telangana Yatra on September 15, 2018, in Hyderabad. Startup India Telangana Yatra is an attempt to promote entrepreneurship… Read more »