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Karnataka Attracts Over 50,000 Cr IT Investment During FY 2015-16: Assocham

Karnataka has emerged as the most preferred investment destination in the country. The state attracted Rs 53,396 crore investments in the IT sector last financial year, a nearly 25 per cent of total Rs 2.2 lakh crore from both public and private sources across the country, says Assocham report. Clocking a Compounded Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of over 14 per cent, IT investments in Karnataka had grown from Rs 14,337 crore in 2005-06 to Rs 53,396 crore in 2015-16, PTIreport published in ET stated while quoting Assocham sector-specific analysis. Investments attracted...

Will GST Bring “Acche Din” For IT Sector?

After a long wait and repeated requests by the Indian Government, the Rajya Sabha finally gave a green signal to the historic Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill, which is considered to be a significant reform that will simplify and unify the tax structure of India. The much-awaited GST, which will be implemented from April 1, 2017, is expected to impact the IT-BPM sector (and also other industries), which is currently valued at USD 143 billion (2015-16). The GST, once implemented, will supposedly bring all states and people of India...