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India’s Chips – How Good Is Desi?

It is exciting to know that India finally has its own set of electronic chips today, thanks to the efforts of our academic institutes and industry players. But how competitive are these when compared to global scales - in...

Is Design The New Gold Mine For Distributors?

The service that electronic component distributors have provided over the years has changed very significantly. Nowadays, distributors help customers in meeting many of the requirements for developing, designing and manufacturing products as well. Looking at the critical need customers...

Corporate Tax Reduced In An Attempt To Revive The Indian Economy

For domestic and foreign investors coming to terms with the suddenly sluggish Indian economy, the Budget came as a further jolt, sending the stock market into a downward spiral. The government’s quick response to these alarm bells was to...

While Global Markets Frown, India’s Device Shipments Set To Flourish

Contrary to the forecasted dip in global electronic device shipment, India’s device sales, especially smartphones, promise to shine, showing good opportunities for device makers, component suppliers, distributors and other involved players. -- By Baishakhi Dutta Worldwide shipment of devices — PCs,...

Customs Duty On Intermediate Components – How Costly Will Be The Pay-Off?

In the latest budget, the government had introduced a custom duty on industrial electronic components. Experts have expressed concerns regarding the ill effects that it might have on India’s electronics ecosystem. What can be the consequences and what has...

‘Our IoT Open Lab In Bangalore Is Funded By Arrow Electronics’

The growing presence of startup incubation centers, electronics testing facilities and open labs can turn the tables for the ESDM ecosystem of India. Dr. Omkar Rai, director general, Software Technology Parks of India (STPI), in an exclusive chat with...

Alert! Purchase Of Machinery From OEMs Just Got Easier!

Are you an MSME? Are you still looking out for finance of machinery but not getting an attractive rate of interest? Good news, your search time seems to have ended as SIDBI if offering a lucrative rate of interest...

Attention! Did You Just Miss Out On The MEIS Benefits?

The denial of the MEIS benefits due to issue in the EDI generated shipping bills has led to major setbacks for businesses in India. The ongoing issue has already led to a loss of crores for several organisations. Are...

Another 5 Years: What Does The ESDM Industry Want?

Between 2014-2019, the Indian electronics industry made some crucial progress in uplifting its domestic ecosystem. But as we all know, this journey was not a smooth one and had its own share of loopholes. With the existing government back...

‘India’s First Indigenously-built Chip SHAKTI Will Be Competitive With ARM Cores’

In October 2018, India saw the launch of the first indigenously-built chip, SHAKTI, which can change the game for the Indian consumer and industrial electronics landscape. Baishakhi Dutta of the Electronicsforu.com Network caught up with G S Madhusudan, senior...

The ‘Electronics For You Prize’ To Be Awarded On The 60th Institute Day Of...

The award ceremony is held every year to encourage students to innovate, design and create solutions that will help the nation at large. This year, the prestigious ‘Electronics For You Prize’will be awarded at the 60th Institute Day of Indian...
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“The Next Stage Of Evolution Will Be To Strengthen The Regulatory Framework Through A...

India’s domestic manufacturing and design environment for electronics and the IoT is improving consistently. As new players and investments come in to enrich the ecosystem, adherence to standards, quality and safety regulations has to be ensured through thorough testing....

Another Year’s Extension For These 3 Exports Schemes – But Is It Any Good?

To the relief of exporters, the government has extended IGST (Integrated Goods and Service Tax) and compensation cess exemptions for goods procurement under certain export promotion schemes till March 31, 2020. But will we ever get to see a...

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