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India is the leading sourcing destination across the world, accounting for approximately 55 per cent market share of the US$ 185-190 billion global services sourcing business in 2017-18.The government has identified Information Technology as one of 12 champion service sectors for which an action plan is being developed. India is currently the world’s second-largest telecommunications market with a subscriber base of 1.20 billion. As of January 2019, India has witnessed a 165 per cent growth in app downloads in the past two years. India ranks as the world’s second largest market in terms of total internet users. India is also the world’s second largest telecommunications market, with total subscriber base of 1,183.51 M at the end of March 2019 Digital India: USD 1.3 Tn business opportunity by 2020; the telecom sector share is projected to be 25%; tele companies can invest in different areas such as communication, payment, governance, and digitization. "Telecommunications: India is c


  • 328 Opportunities
  • USD 1.26 bn Worth

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  • 159 EPC
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  • 33 PPP
  • 1 Turnkey
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Smart Solutions

253 Opportunities

USD 809.38 mn worth

The number of IoT devices in India is expected to increase from 200 million in 2016 to 2.7 billion units by 2020


40 Opportunities

USD 79.13 mn worth

FDI in the telecom sector has jumped nearly 5x in the last three years

IT Parks

18 Opportunities

USD 230.1 mn worth

100% FDI permitted through automatic route.

Data Centers

8 Opportunities

USD 34.16 mn worth

India will be a USD 3.88 Bn Data Center Market by 2024

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Stressed Asset ID: 600276


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State(s) | Delhi Sub-Sector | Telecommunication
Stressed Asset

Stressed Asset ID: 600261


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State(s) | Telangana Sub-Sector | Telecommunication
Stressed Asset

Stressed Asset ID: 600237


No claim amount

State(s) | Maharashtra Sub-Sector | IT Parks

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  • National Policy on Software Products 2019

    To promote the creation of a sustainable Indian software product industry, driven by intellectual property (IP), leading to a ten-fold increase in share of the Global Software product market by 2025

  • Special Economic Zones (SEZs) Policy

    An Act to provide for the establishment, development and management of the Special Economic Zones for the promotion of exports and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

  • National Digital Communications Policy - 2018

    To create robust digital communications infrastructure.

  • Software Technology Parks (STP) Scheme

    The STP scheme is for providing facilities to IT industry for undertaking software development and IT enabled services for 100% exports using data communication links in the form of physical exports including export of professional services.

  • National e-Governance Plan (NeGP)

    E-Governance in India has steadily evolved from computerization of Government Departments to initiatives that encapsulate the finer points of Governance such as citizen centricity, service orientation and transparency.

  • National Cyber Security Policy 2013

    To protect information and information infrastructure in cyberspace, build capabilities to prevent and respond to cyber threats, reduce vulnerabilities and minimize damage from cyber incidents through a combination of institutional structures, people, processes, technology and cooperation.

  • Relaxation of FDI Norms

    The volumes and potential growth of India's mobile market makes it an important investment destination world over.

  • Policy framework for satellite communication in India

    To develop a healthy and thriving communications satellite and ground equipment industry

  • Spectrum Reforms

    Achievement report for Telecomm Sector

  • Fiscal incentives for setting up of Community Radio Stations

    Ministry of Information and Broadcasting to provide 90% subsidy for NE States and 75% subsidy for other States for setting up Community radio stations.

  • Digital India India Programme

    The mobile sector plays a key role in meeting the goals of Digital India specifically in the areas of digital payments, BharatNet, eKranti & data analytics for social change. It aims to empower 1 bn subscribers by providing internet access to all.

  • BharatNet

    For the deeper digital penetration in rural areas, the Government has taken up BharatNet project with the mission to link each of the 250,000 Gram Panchayats of India through broadband optical fibre network.On its completion, BharatNet would facilitate broadband connectivity (with a 100 Mbps of bandwidth) for over 600 mn rural citizens of the country.

  • National Policy on Information Technology 2012

    To strengthen and enhance India?s position as the Global IT hub and to use IT and cyber space as an engine for rapid inclusive and substantial growth in the national economy.