NASSCOM has sought to strengthen ties between the Indian and UK IT industries by hosting the Prince of Wales at an event in Mumbai.
Prince Charles, who is more usually associated with eco-farming and conservation than information technology, was regaled with demonstrations of how far the country has come in developing its IT industry.
Prince Charles’ hosts also demonstrated the country’s progress in e-governance.
Both countries have an interest in building on historic ties, even as India grabs a bigger role on the world business stage. While the UK, like other western countries, has seen concern over the migration of white collar jobs to India, the country also has positioned itself as the ideal launching point for Indian technology firms looking to target both European and US customers
This article was based on material originally published by ComputerWire