Wednesday 30 September 2020

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Infrastructure | InfoTech

Goa's Infotech Corp bags national award for e-tendering

Info Tech Corporation of Goa Ltd (ITG) of Goa government has won the “Skoch Order of Merit” award at national level. READ

Shut down Margao WiFi towers or face prosecution, GSPCB warns

The Goa State Pollution Control Board has directed Reliance Jio Infocom Ltd to shut down all the towers of 4G WiFi service in Margao, with a warning to prosecute otherwise. READ

Ok, won't control FB, Twitter, WhatsApp etc: Govt

The government said on Tuesday it will keep mass-use social media and web applications like WhatsApp, Twitter and Facebook out of the purview of a new policy that seeks to control secured online communication. READ

Young trend for Goa: Come to work, not for vacation

Goa always brings to mind relaxed vacations, but dig a little deep and you’ll find that a startup ecosystem in the state is thriving despite the odds. READ

Meet Android Techie of Goa, Prajyot Mainkar

Next time you go to Goa, don’t be surprised to see a bunch of coders busy with their work at the beaches. You can partly blame it on Prajyot Mainkar and his continued work on ... READ

Vodafone expands Goa footrpint with 3G focus

Vodafone India has invested over Rs 73 crore to ramp up its network, distribution and retail presence in Goa circle over the past one year, a senior official said. READ

Vodafone invested Rs 1050 Cr in Goa-Maharashtra

Vodafone India today said it has invested over Rs 1,050 crore in Maharashtra and Goa circle in the last fiscal to ramp up network and expand retail presence. READ

Mobile towers impact health, but need to study: Alina

Environment Minister Alina Saldanha today said the towers installed by mobile service providers have an impact on health and there must be scientific research to study the impact. READ

Goa DD to go satellite after 30 years

Goa’s Doordarshan Kendra will be uplinked to satellite while staff at both the DD and AIR Kendras would also be increased in number. READ

Govt denies Tab scam, challenges to provide Tabs+ at Rs 7200

Subhash Faldesai, chairman of Infotech Corporation and Sanguem MLA, has denied all the allegations of scandal in distributing Tablets to the students of Std V and VI, calling it a completely transparent process. READ