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Business / The New Indian Express

Reserve Bank of India revises trading hours for various financial markets

This has been done to minimise risks and to ensure that market participants maintain adequate checks and supervisory controls while optimising thin resources and ensuring the safety of personnel.

3 Apr 2020 5:21 pm
Coronavirus: Nivea India starts manufacturing hand sanitisers; to be distributed 'free of cost'

The hand sanitisers will be distributed free of cost to the public hospitals and healthcare institutions in Ahmedabad and Vadodara.

3 Apr 2020 5:05 pm
Fitch slashes India growth forecast to 30-year low of 2 per centfor FY21

On March 20, Fitch had projected India #39;s GDP growth for 2020-21 at 5.1 per cent, lower than 5.6 per cent estimated in December 2019.

3 Apr 2020 5:03 pm
Finance Minister Sitharaman donates Rs 1 lakh from salary to PM-CARES Fund to fight COVID-19

The Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) had also announced that all its members of Parliament (MPs) will contribute one month #39;s salary to the Centre #39;s relief fund.

3 Apr 2020 5:00 pm
Finance Minister urges Jan Dhan beneficiaries to follow schedule for withdrawal; avoid rush to banks

All banks from Friday have started remitting Rs 500 to beneficiary accounts in line with the announcement made by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman last week.

3 Apr 2020 4:47 pm
Techies fret as COVID-19 lockdown in US, Europe could hit 1.5 lakh IT jobs

quot;We have been taken care of during the lockdown but we don #39;t know what will be our fate after the lockdown, quot; said an employee at an IT firm in Sholinganallur.

3 Apr 2020 4:35 pm
Coronavirus impact: Bookings of residential units in Mumbai region falls 78 per cent in February to March

The report noted that RBI #39;s three month moratorium on term loan instalments is expected to release some pressure off the developers.

3 Apr 2020 4:33 pm
India's power demand falls over 25 per cent to 125.81 GW on April 2

This dropped sharply to 135.20 GW on March 22 due a call for #39;Janata Curfew #39; by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

3 Apr 2020 4:27 pm
CNG, piped cooking gas prices in Delhicut by 7 per cent

IGL, in a statement, also announced cut in its domestic piped natural gas prices by Rs 1.55 per standard cubic meters to Rs 28.55 per scm in Delhi.

3 Apr 2020 3:36 pm
National Fertilizers Ltd sees record fertiliser sales at 57 lakh tones during last fiscal

NFL has recorded total fertiliser sale of more than 57 tonnes of all products, beating its previous best of 48.95 lakh tonnes achieved during 2018-19.

3 Apr 2020 2:34 pm
Skoda Auto VolkswagenIndia pledges Rs 1 crore for setting up coronavirus treatment facility

The company further said it is also producing reusable face shields within the Chakan factory which will distributed amongst healthcare providers treating COVID-19 patients.

2 Apr 2020 5:17 pm
COVID-19: OYO founder to forgo remaining annual salary, leadership team to take voluntary pay cuts

The company #39;s entire executive leadership team has taken a voluntary pay cut starting at 25 per cent.

2 Apr 2020 5:07 pm
Google to shut down local community information app, Neighbourly

#39;We set out to build a helpful neighbourhood app that would let neighbours help each other find answers to everyday questions about their neighbourhoods, #39; a Google spokesperson said.

2 Apr 2020 4:49 pm
Coronavirus: Bank of Baroda offers to refund March EMI to home, auto loan customers

The lender will not raise any demand from its borrowers for repayment of loans during the moratorium.

2 Apr 2020 4:36 pm
Domino's Pizza joins hands with ITC Foods to make home delivery of essentials

A combo pack of Aashirvaad Atta and spices including chilli, coriander and turmeric powder would be available on Dominos app starting today (Thursday), it said.

2 Apr 2020 3:32 pm
Coronavirus imapct: Spain'sjobless claims jump by over 3 lakh in March, breaks all records

The services sector recorded the most job losses, with 206,016 jobless claims in a country where tourism accounts for around 12 percent of national output.

2 Apr 2020 2:55 pm