20 more IT firms to set up shops in Hyderabad

20 more IT firms to set up shop in Hyderabad
About 20 information technology (IT) companies, both international and Indian multinationals, are expected to establish their centres in Hyderabad over the next eight to 12 months, according to Jayesh Ranjan, secretary (IT, electronics and communications), Telangana government.
“They are in advanced stages of discussion with us. We expect formal announcements to be made by them on the same, pretty soon,” he told mediapersons here on Friday.
Commenting on Google’s recent announcement on building its largest campus outide of the US in Hyderabad, Ranjan said that the state government had already transfered the required land to the search engine major. “According to the communique that we received, Google is expected to lay the foundation stone for its own centre in Hyderabad in the first quarter of next year,” he said.
The state ITE&C secretary said the draft for the new ITpolicy had already been approved and would be launched post the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) electio