On-going Projects

INVESTMENT IN THE IT SECTOR FOR THE STATE OF GOA

The State of Goa is characterized by the availability of good infrastructure facilities, better quality of life, relatively high optical fiber connectivity, adequate availability of power, high rate of literacy and a ‘higher than national average’ coverage of the education and healthcare system. Large percentage of the Goan population is conversant in English, thus making Goa a front runner to emerge as a hub for IT and ITES industry and Electronic Manufacturing Industries. Goa has an atmosphere conducive for a good quality of life for the IT professionals and thus focusing on proactive engagement with investors and effective policy implementation so as to create a conductive ambience for IT/Electronic industry. Goa Government is encouraging and inviting private investments in knowledge based industries at large. The availability of technical manpower centres of excellence such as the National Institute of Technology- NIT Goa, Birla Institute of Technology and Science – BITS Goa, Goa College of Engineering (GEC), other Engineering Colleges and the upcoming Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) makes the state ideally suitable for setting up of IT industry and Electronic Manufacturing Cluster.

The Government of Goa with an objective to serve as the Enabler for Promotion of Information Technology Industry in Goa and to bring Investments to the State has taken up the following through ITG:

(i).      Setting up of Electronic Manufacturing Cluster (EMC) for the Electronic System Design manufacturing (ESDM) at Tuem, Pernem, Goa over an area of around 4,00,000 SqMts under the EMC scheme of the Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY), GOI.

(ii).      Setting up of IT Park at the at Kadamba Plateau, Tiswadi, Goa over an area of around 4,00,000Sq Mts.

The focus is to promote employment for Goan youth by bring IT industry in the State. The proposed IT Park / EMC shall include all types of businesses from IT and ITES sector. Viz. Software Development, BPO, KPO, Hardware Manufacturing, IT Training Institutes.

Info Tech Corporation of Goa Limited has invited bids for Selection of Consultant for carrying out the Transaction Advisory Services for the development of Information Technology (IT) / Information Technology Enabled Services (ITES) Park and Electronic Manufacturing Clusters (EMC) in the State of Goa.