Reliance Industries and Estonia team up for e-governance solutions
In a meeting with an Estonian government delegation, Mukesh Ambani, Chairman and Managing Director, Reliance Industries, expressed his desire to collaborate with the country to develop better e-governance solutions for India.
A statement from the company stated in order to make lives better for Indians, Ambani proposed a plan of replicating innovative solutions offered by Estonia into the Indian context and also expressed his interest in the “e-Residency programme” of Estonia which will empower with an easy access to the entire European Union (EU).
The e-Residency programme which offers startups accesses to a government-issued digital ID, thus enabling the opening of a global EU company fully online while working from anywhere in the world is the gateway to do business in Europe.
The delegation from Estonia the country where 99% of the public services are available online 24/7 comprised Urve Palo, Minister of Entrepreneurship and IT, Viljar Lubi, Deputy Secretary-General for Economic Development and Riho Kruuv, Ambassador of Estonia to India.