US applauds India s multi-stakeholder approach on Internet
18 July 2015
,18/July/2015 (ITNN)>>>> The US has applauded India s recent support for multi-stakeholder approach on Internet,saying the decision is critical for ensuring the vitality of the World Wide Web. Just a few weeks ago,Union Minister Ministry of Communications and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad announced the Government of India s support for the multi-stakeholder approach at the last Internet.
Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) meeting,said Catherine A Novelli,Under Secretary of State for Economic Growth,Energy and Environment,on Saturday. She said for every ten per cent increase in a country's Internet penetration,its total economic growth expands by one to two per cent.