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Coronavirus pandemic: A systems approach to mitigate the social and economic fallout of COVID-19
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Coronavirus pandemic: A systems approach to mitigate the social and economic fallout of COVID-19

We are living in the time of a pandemic that although unique to our generation, mimics the one exactly a century ago. Not only is the pandemic triggered by a respiratory virus, its effect on both human health and livelihoods is similarly astronomical — bringing the wheels of the economy to a halt

Coronavirus Lockdown: Maruti Suzuki resumes operations at Manesar plant on single shift basis after 40 days of closure
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Coronavirus Lockdown: Maruti Suzuki resumes operations at Manesar plant on single shift basis after 40 days of closure

The country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) on Tuesday said it has resumed operations at its Manesar plant in Haryana after around 40 days of closure due to the coronavirus-led lockdown

Coronavirus Outbreak: Ahmedabad decides to go digital to prevent the spread of the virus through currency
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Ahmedabad decides to go digital to prevent the spread of the virus through currency

From 15 May, all home deliveries will have to be paid digitally and no cash on delivery will be accepted.

Bajaj Auto dealerships, service centres reopen in several parts of India after relaxing lockdown guidelines
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Bajaj Auto dealerships, service centres reopen in several parts of India after relaxing lockdown guidelines

Sharma said Bajaj Auto had earlier announced extension of free services and warranty for customers.

Shiprocket raises $13 mn from Tribe Capital, Innoven Capital, Bertelsmann India Investments
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Shiprocket raises $13 mn from Tribe Capital, Innoven Capital, Bertelsmann India Investments

Launched by Bigfoot Retail Solutions in 2017, Shiprocket turned profitable in 2018-19 with an annualised revenue run rate between $25-30 million.

Hyundai rolls out 200 vehicles from Chennai plant on first day of resuming operations
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Hyundai rolls out 200 vehicles from Chennai plant on first day of resuming operations

The auto major has commenced production at the facility adhering to 100 percent compliance of safety and social distancing norms, Hyundai Motor India said

Coronavirus Lockdown: PSBs have sanctioned loans worth Rs 42,000 cr to MSMEs, corporates so far
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Coronavirus Lockdown: PSBs have sanctioned loans worth Rs 42,000 cr to MSMEs, corporates so far

Public sector banks have sanctioned loans worth Rs 42,000 crore to the MSME sector and corporates since the start of the lockdown

Coronavirus Outbreak: Facebook extends work from home policy; employees to work remotely until year-end
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Facebook extends work from home policy; employees to work remotely until year-end

Facebook Inc said on Friday it would allow its workers who are able to work remotely to do so until the end of the year as the coronavirus pandemic forces governments to extend stay-at-home orders to curb the spread of the disease, Reuters reported

Coronavirus Lockdown: JK Tyre resumes partial operations at manufacturing plants across country
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Coronavirus Lockdown: JK Tyre resumes partial operations at manufacturing plants across country

JK Tyre and Industries on Friday said it has resumed partial operations at various manufacturing facilities across the country

State Bank of India hikes home loan rates by up to 30 basis points; other lenders may follow suit
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State Bank of India hikes home loan rates by up to 30 basis points; other lenders may follow suit

State Bank of India (SBI) has raised its home loan rates that are linked to repo rate by up to 30 basis points, a move which may be followed by other lenders

Govt to roll out COVID-19 app for JioPhone in bid to increase reach of system; testing underway, says official
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Govt to roll out COVID-19 app for JioPhone in bid to increase reach of system; testing underway, says official

Within a week, a version of the app will be rolled out to more than 100 million users of the $9 JioPhone.

Tata Consumer Products ties up with Domino's Pizza, Zomato to deliver essential goods
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Tata Consumer Products ties up with Domino's Pizza, Zomato to deliver essential goods

Tata Consumer Products (TCPL) on Thursday said it has partnered with food delivery platforms like Domino's Pizza and Zomato to strengthen its direct distribution model and ensure steady supply of its essential products

Micro enterprises best placed to help economy come out of COVID-19 crisis; eligible to get financial aid from credit institutions: Report
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Micro enterprises best placed to help economy come out of COVID-19 crisis; eligible to get financial aid from credit institutions: Report

The state-run lenders gained market share in 2019, adding that public sector banks now account for 49% of the MSME lending and over 59% of the lending to the micro enterprises.

SBI to extend moratorium to NBFCs to tide over coronavirus pandemic crisis, says MD Dinesh Kumar Khara
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SBI to extend moratorium to NBFCs to tide over coronavirus pandemic crisis, says MD Dinesh Kumar Khara

The country's largest lender SBI has decided to extend the RBI-approved moratorium to the cash-strapped NBFC sector to help them tide over the crisis, its MD Dinesh Kumar Khara said on Thursday

Lockdown 3.0: Some auto companies resume production, others prepare to restart manufacturing
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Lockdown 3.0: Some auto companies resume production, others prepare to restart manufacturing

Automobile majors, including Maruti Suzuki India, Mercedes-Benz, TVS Motor, and Royal Enfield, on Wednesday announced the resumption of or plans to restart production at their respective manufacturing units following the relaxation of guidelines by the government for the third phase of lockdown

Coronavirus Outbreak: BMC allows reopening of single electronics, hardware shops
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Coronavirus Outbreak: BMC allows reopening of single electronics, hardware shops

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has amended its previous order and allowed reopening of standalone electronics and hardware shops in the city during the lockdown, saying there is an urgent need to keep such shops open to some extent

Coroanvirus Lockdown: EPFO allows employers to register digital signatures through e-mail
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Coroanvirus Lockdown: EPFO allows employers to register digital signatures through e-mail

Retirement fund body EPFO on Wednesday allowed employers to register their digital signatures online through e-mail, in view of the lockdown to combat COVID-19, according to a labour ministry statement

Coronavirus Lockdown: Maruti Suzuki India to resume operations at Manesar plant from 12 May
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Coronavirus Lockdown: Maruti Suzuki India to resume operations at Manesar plant from 12 May

The country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) on Wednesday said it would resume operations at its Manesar plant from 12 May

Royal Enfield resumes operations at Oragadam unit in Tamil Nadu with minimal staff; two more facilities to restart works soon
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Royal Enfield resumes operations at Oragadam unit in Tamil Nadu with minimal staff; two more facilities to restart works soon

Royal Enfield said those employees and shop-floor staff residing near the facilities would be ''aligned'' to work in the respective units to avoid long-distance travel and minimise contact during transportation.

Govt extends last date for filing annual GST return for FY19 by 3 months till September
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Govt extends last date for filing annual GST return for FY19 by 3 months till September

The government has extended the last date for filing annual GST return for the financial year 2018-19 by three months till September 2020