Agencies, New Delhi
BIGO Technology, a Singapore-based leading mobile internet company on Wednesday announced that it has become a member of the Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI).
The move further cements Bigo’s commitment towards adopting best industry practices in adherence to the local regulations and to collectively work towards the uplift of Indian internet ecosystem in association with IAMAI.
Members of IAMAI that include both MNCs and Indian companies play a pivotal role in shaping the policies related to the internet-based products and services, a press release said here.
BIGO Technology is also looking to create awareness about its Technology-based new age social media platforms catering to Live to broadcast, Vocal Social Media and short video platform that can help individuals and brands to utilize these platforms to their fullest potential and take the internet ecosystem to the next level.
According to Jason Hu, President, BIGO Technology, “India is a very important market for us, it has so much potential in terms of new technology adoption that any technological innovation which has a connect with masses can create its own community of users”.
Over the recent years, India’s internet ecosystem has been evolving at a fast pace.
With over 500mn internet users, India is in the midst of a digital revolution encompassing both rural and urban centers.
“Of late, our country has seen a shift in the creation and consumption of content. With new age social media and the latest technology, not only youngsters from metro cities but people from smaller towns and villages are being benefited,” said Dr Subho Ray, President, IAMAI.