Sundar Pichai said it was an honor to meet Prime Minister Modi during his historic visit to the US. Google has announced the opening of Global FinTech Operations Center in Global FinTech City, Gujarat. The Prime Minister’s vision of Digital India is far ahead. It is a blueprint for other countries. It is hinted that it will work in Gift City, Gujarat with the teams supporting GooglePay and other services.
Google has been operating in India since 2004. There are offices with thousands of employees in five major cities across the country. Google currently operates offices in Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Gurgaon – Delhi NCR, Mumbai and Pune.
In 2020, Google announced the Digitization Fund for India as part of its increased commitment to India and a reflection of its belief in India’s role in the global technology arena. , it was announced that $10 billion (about Rs. 75,000 crore) would be invested in four sectors.
Late last year, Google had announced a support scheme for early-stage startups with a special focus on women-led startups under the India Digitization Fund.
The Google AI Research Center in Bengaluru is building various models to support more than 100 Indian languages, and is supported by DataOpen Sourcing, which prioritizes speech through India’s Language Project. It is also collaborating with IIT Madras to set up a state-of-the-art center for AI.
Focused on supporting businesses and governments to use cloud technology, Google Cloud plays a key role in bringing innovative cloud technologies to India and accelerating India’s digital transformation.