Joel Yanovich, immigration attorney, Murthy Law firm in the US, said, “There is a risk that the Administration will attempt to use the regulation to greatly limit the types of positions, especially within the IT sector, that can qualify as a ‘specialty occupation’”. … [Read more...] about 2020 US elections: More at stake for IT/ITeS firms as Trump goes ahead with his immigration agenda
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The issue will open on September 18 and close on September 23. The company is looking to raise money to develop software, infra, and strategic acquisition in technology space. It would also use the funds to develop a larger team, acquire assets, and for other issue expenses. … [Read more...] about IPO bonanza: SecMark Consultancy to hit D-Street, third firm to go public this month
At stake is New York’s financial health and its status as the world’s corporate headquarters. There is more square feet of workspace in the city than in London and San Francisco combined, according to Cushman & Wakefield, a real estate brokerage firm. Office work makes up the cornerstone of New York’s economy and property taxes from office buildings account for nearly 10% of the city’s total annual tax revenue. … [Read more...] about COVID-19 | Manhattan’s office buildings are empty. But for how long?
NASSCOM has urged the government to intervene immediately as it impacts the industry and remove the classification of intermediary for IT-BPM companies in a recommendation sent to the Department of Revenue and GST Council related to the issues faced by the IT-BPM industry. … [Read more...] about Industry seeks government intervention on disputes on classification of IT-BPM services as ‘intermediary’
A. Our consistent focus and prior investment on enhancing our IT systems and processes have worked well for us. It has ensured that we were able to settle down to working from home without much disruption. Our IT team and COVID response team led by our Partner, Shweta Shroff Chopra, collaborated efficiently to ensure that our people were well prepared to work from home. Across the firm, our people work using Citrix, a digital workspace platform, on their machines. That provides our people with the flexibility to work from just about anywhere they have access to the internet, while for meetings we use Microsoft teams, amongst other technological tools. The fact that we have been using virtual digital platforms for long meant our people always had a high degree of comfort level in using technology for work. … [Read more...] about Virtual Leaders | COVID-19 lockdown underscores role of technology as game changer, says SAM & Co Managing Partner Pallavi Shroff