New Delhi/IBNS: In a bid to fight against COVID 19 outbreak in India, Tata Trusts has committed Rs. 500 crores to all affected communities.
Mumbai/UNI: Rupee on Friday closed at 74.88, registering a major gain of 35 paise against the greenback on the selling of dollars by bankers and exporters, dealers at the forex market said.
Kolkata/IBNS: Canara Bank, as a socially responsible organisation is always at the forefront to extend its support to its customers. In the wake of Covid-19 crisis, Customers are advised to stay safe and connect to the Bank through various digital modes.
Hyderabad/UNI: All India Bank Employees' Association (AIBEA) on Wednesday appealed to customers to visit bank branches only for their urgent needs.
Bengaluru/UNI: Walmart-owned Flipkart on Wednesday said that it was suspending its operations temporarily as India entered into a 21-day lockdown to contain the spread of Covid-19 pandemic.
New Delhi/IBNS: MG Motor India on Tuesday announced a donation of Rs. 2 crore for the government hospitals and health institutions providing medical assistance in Gurugram and Halol (Vadodara), where the carmaker’s facilities are located – to ensure the health and well-being of the medical staff and underprivileged sections of society.
Washington/Xinhua/UNI: The global economy is expected to contract 1.5 percent in 2020 amid the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, according to the forecast released by the Institute of International Finance (IIF) on Monday.
Bangalore/IBNS: Considering the recent developments on the COVID-19 outbreak in the country, on 22nd March Toyota Kirloskar Motor said it has voluntarily decided to temporarily halt production in its plant in Bidadi, Karnataka.
Mumbai/IBNS: Amid the spike in the number of positive cases of COVID-19, the Indian market on Monday witnessed an all-time low with Sensex losing 3,934 points to 25,981 and Nifty closing at 1,135 points lower at 7,610.
New Delhi/IBNS: Mahindra Group chairman Anand Mahindra has said the company immediately begin work to explore how its factories could make ventilators.
Kolkata/UNI: Ola, India’s largest mobility platform and one of the world’s largest ride-hailing companies, on Saturday shared that it would cover loss of income for driver-partners and their spouses in case they test positive for COVID-19.
Kolkata/IBNS: Considering the present market slowdown and the hurt on economy due to the Coronavirus outbreak, one of the private radio networks in India, 93.5 RED FM has taken a conscious decision of not participating in industry awards this year owing to the current market scenario.
Mumbai/IBNS: ICICI Lombard, India’s leading private sector non-life insurance company has rolled out a focused ‘COVID-19 Protection Cover’.
New York/IBNS: The economic and labour crisis created by the COVID-19 pandemic could increase global unemployment by almost 25 million, according to a new assessment by the International Labour Organization (ILO).
New York/IBNS: As dire forecasts about the global economy add to the anxiety surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, the UN’s labour agency (ILO) on Thursday offered a range of urgent measures, which, if governments act quickly, can help to protect workers in the workplace, stimulate the economy and save millions of jobs.