18th National Conference on e-Governance Theme: Digital Governance-New Frontier

The Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances (DARPG), Government of India, in association with the Department of Electronics & Information Technology, Government of India and Government of Gujarat, is organising the 18th National Conference on e-Governance on January 30-31, 2015 in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. Senior Officers from the Government, Industry, academicians, technical experts and NGOs will participate in the…

Govt mulling regulatory regime for e-commerce

In a bid to effectively regulate the country’s e-commerce market, which has more than tripled in the last 4-5 years, the government is considering a regime where there will be a clear demarcation of the sector’s activities to be handled by different ministries and regulators. Pointing out that e-commerce activities are very complex and diverse…

U.S. insurance regulators aim to improve consumer cybersecurity protections

The National Association of Insurance Commissioners has created a cybersecurity task force to increase protection of consumer information collected by insurers and held by state insurance departments as well as to monitor the cyber insurance market. The NAIC is the group through which state insurance regulators coordinate regulatory oversight for areas including health, life, property…