Digitization offers a potential US$ 39 billion of export opportunity for Indian businesses by 2022: Google & KPMG study

Bangalore: Highlighting the growth opportunity for Indian businesses in international markets, Google India and KPMG, has released a report titled, ‘Indian Brands Going Global: A $39 billion opportunity’. The report, which gives a comprehensive overview of the current trends and opportunities in the digital export industry, projects that by 2022 digitization will unlock a potential $39 billion worth of export opportunities for Indian businesses in select verticals; up from $16 billion in 2017. The report outlines that travel, media and entertainment, SaaS, Consumer brands and real estate are the key…

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Public Wi-Fi to contribute $20 billion to India’s GDP by 2019: Analysys Mason

Bangalore: Public Wi-Fi can play a key role in driving ubiquitous connectivity and digital inclusion in India, as explored in an Analysys Mason study — ‘Accelerating connectivity through public Wi-Fi: Early lessons from the railway Wi-Fi project’, published today. Despite fast increases in number of people connected (316 million at the end of 2017, compared to 200 million the previous year), mobile broadband penetration in India stood at only 31% at the end of 2017, still significantly behind many of India’s peers. The report, prepared through the lens of Google…

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