Amidst Covid-19, AP exports 1,530 MT of aqua products

April 4 (IANS) Despite the overall lull in all economic sectors due to the COVID-19 crisis, the Andhra Pradesh government is sparing no effort to... Read more »

Toyota discontinues Etios series, Corolla Altis in India

In a statement, Toyota Kirloskar Motor said that the company manufactured the last batch of the Etios series as well as the Corolla Altis... Read more »

OYO reaches out to embassies to accommodate stranded foreigners

April 3 (IANS) Hospitality major OYO has reached out to embassies of over 15 countries to accommodate foreign nationals stranded in India amid the coronavirus... Read more »

Revv to offer over 1,000 cars to healthcare workers at zero fee

April 3 (IANS) Self-drive car rental startup Revv on Friday said it will offer over 1,000 cars at zero fee to assist healthcare workers amid... Read more »

M&M not to inject any fresh equity into SYMC

April 3 (IANS) Automobile major Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) has decided not to infuse fresh equity into its South Korea-based subsidiary SsangYong Motor Company (SYMC)in... Read more »

This startup leads India’s race to build low-cost ventilators

However, these ventilators will be particularly focused on treating COVID-19 patients. So they cannot fully be compared with full-fledged ventilators which cost a lot... Read more »

Covid-19 dents bike, 3-wheeler March sales

Two-wheeler major Hero MotoCorp’s March sales, including exports, stood at 334,647 units from an off-take of 581,279 units sold during the year-ago month. “In... Read more »

Singareni miners demand payment for layoff period

April 3 (IANS) A day after government-owned Singareni Collieries Company Ltd (SCCL) announced temporary layoffs of underground mines in view of ongoing nation-wide lockdown, some... Read more »

IGL announces reduction in CNG & PNG prices

April 2 (IANS) In a major relief to customers facing lockdown in wake of Covid-19 pandemic, Indraprastha Gas Ltd (IGL) on Thursday announced a major... Read more »

Supply disruption fuels price hike in atta, daal and edible oils

 April 2 (IANS) The prices of flour (atta), pulses, ‘besan’ and edible oils have gone up due to disruption in the supply chain following the... Read more »

ICF calls for EoI from ventilator makers

The ICF is exploring the possibility of collaborating with established ventilator makers by offering its component manufacturing and assembly capacity to ramp up ventilator... Read more »

Global economy could shrink by 1% in 2020 due to COVID-19 pandemic

Against that backdrop, the UN-DESA is joining a chorus of voices across the UN system calling for well-designed fiscal stimulus packages which prioritize health... Read more »

Lockdown: Motor, health insurance premium deferred

April 2 (IANS) The Government has allowed motor and health insurance policy holders to defer payment of their renewal premium falling due during the period... Read more »

Apparel export industry will perish without special package: AEPC

April 1 (IANS) The Apparel Export Promotion Council (AEPC) on Wednesday asked the Prime Minister for immediate support from the government and said that in... Read more »

Covid-19 crisis may increase stress on Indian banks: Report

April 1 (IANS) The coronavirus crisis is likely to increase the stress on the Indian banking system with exposure to stressed industries and higher consumer... Read more »

Covid-19 dents auto industry’s March off-take

April 1 (IANS) Hit hard by the Covid-19 outbreak that has dampened economic activity and low consumer sentiment, automobile manufacturers’ March sales dwindled. The sector’s... Read more »

Many Indian traders to shut shop in absence of stimulus: CAIT

April 1 (IANS) The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Wednesday said that a significant portion of traders in the country will be forced... Read more »

Karnataka to bail out farmers, growers hit by lockdown

“To reduce losses of farmers and growers of vegetables and fruits due to drastic fall in demand, the government has decided to increase sale... Read more »

Plea in SC to implement price control, management of face masks, sanitisers

“The sale of face masks and hand sanitisers saw a great increase and with the increase in demand several chemists and medical outlets in... Read more »

‘Wrong time to reduce interest rates on small savings’

“In times of acute distress and uncertainty about income, people depend on the interest income on their savings.” tweeted Chidambaram. New Delhi, April 1... Read more »