There has recently been a lot of angst about the Indian IT industry. The anxiety has mainly centered around two themes. First: Is the $150-billion industry, which is about 7 per cent of Indian GDP, now heading for a period of stagnation? And second: The impact of the above and other global developments such as visa restrictions on the job market for IT professionals, considering that the industry employs 4 million professionals and indirectly generates many more jobs. The anxiety tends to breed cynicism, as witnessed by the response to a question in the Economic Times of May 15 ...
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Ashok Soota Last Updated at August 2, 2017 01:36 IST
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