Tag: COVID-19 Outbreak

Private hospitals finally beat Covid blues | India News

NEW DELHI: Hospital admissions that had declined significantly due to the Covid-19 outbreak in the country early this year have started picking up with the...

Will remain at the helm of Infosys as long as required: Nandan Nilekani

Infosys co-founder and chairman Nandan Nilekani said on Wednesday that he would remain at the helm of the IT services provider for “as long as...

Government must step up spending to boost demand: India Inc

Business during the Covid-19 pandemic has taught India Inc many lessons, the most important being, how to be nimble to outmanoeuvre uncertainty. However, they are...

INOX Leisure to not shut any cinema hall, to add 41 screens in FY 21: Alok Tandon, CEO

NEW DELHI: INOX Leisure, the country’s second biggest multiplex chain, said it will not shut any cinema halls and that the plan to build 1,000...

Service robots may help COVID-19 impacted hotels recover faster: Study

Robotic interaction could facilitate more socially distanced models of operation to enable a safer and faster reopening and recovery of some hotels impacted by the...

Here’s how some banks plan to support exporters, but procedural delays play spoilsport

KOLKATA | MUMBAI: Government-owned lenders such as State Bank of India and Punjab National Bank are working on plans to help exporters, who had hedged...

Covid-19 outbreak: Lack of machines puts a spanner in India’s PPE plans

New Delhi: Crucial personal protective equipment (PPE) suits being used mainly by health workers to tackle the Covid-19 outbreak are in short supply in India...

Keep status quo on asset classification: HC to banks

Kolkata: The Delhi High Court has given some relief to companies that have missed a loan repayment or two but whose loans were not classified...

Essar Ports cargo handling jumps over 23% to 49.22 MT in 2019-20

NEW DELHI: Essar Ports on Wednesday said its cargo handling grew over 23 per cent to 49.22 million tonnes (MT) in 2019-20. Essar Ports is...

Hydroxychloroquine: India relaxes ban on exports of paracetamol, hydroxychloroquine

New Delhi: India relaxed a ban on exports of paracetamol and hydroxychloroquine (HCQ), both used in Covid-19 therapies, and placed them in the licensed category....