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How Cashfree Payment Gateway Ensures Businesses Experience the Highest Success Rate

Cashfree stands out in the competitive payment gateway landscape due to its emphasis on direct integration with acquiring banks and networks

09 Oct 2023 8:52 AM

Digital transactions worth Rs 20k cr seen daily in India: PM Modi

Modi said small online payments are helping build a big digital economy and many new fintech start-ups are coming up

24 Apr 2022 1:55 PM

Data curbs can cost India up to $17 bn by 2025: UN

India has a relatively large digital service industry, with strong links abroad

04 Oct 2021 3:43 AM

Tech This Week | India needs to be more mindful in regulating non-personal data

If non-personal data is made subject to mandatory sharing, data businesses will begin classifying such data as personal.

08 Aug 2020 6:24 PM

Amazon in talks to buy $2 billion stake in Bharti Airtel

The discussions between Amazon and Bharti come at a time when global players are placing major bets on digital arm of Reliance Industries

04 Jun 2020 4:07 PM


Amid COVID-19, investors bet on Jio and its giant-killer playbook

India’s 10-week lockdown led to a surge in demand for data, boosting Jio’s phone and broadband offerings

04 Jun 2020 1:14 PM

Love of cash hinders India's move to digital economy

For many citizens living in rural areas, cash is still the bedrock of daily existence because of a lack of facilities.

14 Nov 2019 9:42 AM

Budget 2019 stresses on massive infra investments to grow into USD 5 trillion economy

Infrastructure financing needs have been estimated at around Rs 20 lakh crore a year, said Nirmala Sitharaman.

05 Jul 2019 5:48 PM

India's digital economy seen at USD 1 trillion by 2025: Official

By 2025, India is poised to reach USD five trillion economy over all.

31 May 2019 5:47 PM

RBI's vision document on payment systems to spur digital economy: Fintech firms

The RBI has said it will implement the approach outlined in the document during the period 2019 - 2021.

19 May 2019 2:04 PM


Draft e-commerce policy: Some stakeholders seek more time for comments, suggestions

Govt released draft e-commerce policy proposing setting up a legal and technological framework for restrictions on cross-border data flow.

06 Mar 2019 3:36 PM

1 GB data cheaper than bottle of cold drink in India: PM Modi in Japan

PM Modi also lauded the Indian diaspora for introducing Kabbadi and Cricket in Japan where martial art is very popular.

29 Oct 2018 4:46 PM

Prasad asks Russia to leverage massive potential of India's digital economy

Prasad said India is pushing its digital economy to touch USD one trillion mark in coming 3-4 years.

05 Oct 2018 1:52 PM

Social media not to be allowed to abuse election process, says Prasad

The issue of abuse of social media platforms has been under scanner in India over the last few months.

26 Aug 2018 6:21 PM

'Rural digital entrepreneurs providing livelihood to 12 lakh people'

Three lakh common service centres have created rural digital entrepreneurs, says Ravi Shankar Prasad.

05 Aug 2018 10:36 AM


Indian digital economy will touch USD 1 trillion-mark by 2022: Garg

India is the sixth largest world economy and We would become fifth largest economy by 2022.

15 Jul 2018 6:31 PM

Cyber security, data privacy critical for growth of Digital India

The need of the hour is to ensure growth of the digital economy while keeping personal data of citizens secure and protected.

23 Jun 2018 7:07 PM

Obliteration of Indian tech

Provide industry with export benefits, lower GST for digital services and products for local sales, preference for government contracts.

20 May 2018 1:00 AM

Need for serious negotiations on US-India FTA: experts

US-India economic engagement is underperforming in spite of the progress that has been made over the past 30 years.

26 Apr 2018 10:56 AM

Prasad to meet IT industry tomorrow on digital economy roadmap

The country's digital economy is estimated at USD 450 billion presently.

13 Dec 2017 5:48 PM