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Mahindra Holidays to first reopen resorts near metro cities post-lockdown; will ensure guest experience is contactless, says CEO
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Mahindra Holidays to first reopen resorts near metro cities post-lockdown; will ensure guest experience is contactless, says CEO

The Mahindra Group firm has currently suspended operations at its resorts in compliance with the government directives.

Coronavirus leaves private healthcare sector in financial distress, in need of stimulus: FICCI-EY study
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Coronavirus leaves private healthcare sector in financial distress, in need of stimulus: FICCI-EY study

The private healthcare sector in the country is witnessing an unprecedented slowdown due to the outbreak of Covid-19 in India and the resultant lockdown, according to a FICCI-EY study

Budget 2020: A mixed bag for healthcare services, pharma sector; additional duties on medical devices to hike costs for consumers
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Budget 2020: A mixed bag for healthcare services, pharma sector; additional duties on medical devices to hike costs for consumers

While one of the key focus areas for this Budget 2020-21 on socio-welfare front is to widen the reach of affordable healthcare services, it also lays emphasis on government policy of ‘Make in India’.

Online learning solution Impelsys makes India foray with mobile platform for upskilling health sector
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Online learning solution Impelsys makes India foray with mobile platform for upskilling health sector

Impelsys hosts multiple digitised courses curated by knowledge partners and domain experts.

Budget 2020: Policy reforms, additional outlay only way to boost life science, healthcare and pharmaceutical industry
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Budget 2020: Policy reforms, additional outlay only way to boost life science, healthcare and pharmaceutical industry

Given the ambition of the government to make India a $5 trillion economy in the next five years, pharmaceutical and life science could be the ‘Target sector’ in Budget 2020 for reforms,

Union Budget 2020-21: MTaI seeks streamlining of tax and duty structure to make medical devices affordable
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Union Budget 2020-21: MTaI seeks streamlining of tax and duty structure to make medical devices affordable

Medical Technology Association of India (MTaI) on Wednesday urged the government to streamline tax and duty structure in Union Budget 2020-2021 to ensure people get long-term access to quality medical devices

Union Budget 2020-21: Experts call for policy on healthy foods, fund for protection of children
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Union Budget 2020-21: Experts call for policy on healthy foods, fund for protection of children

Experts from health, education and rural development sectors on Monday suggested a dedicated fund for the protection of children, a policy to encourage healthy food habits, and more financial allocations for secondary-level schools

Profitability of domestic hospital sector to improve in FY20, FY21 driven by Ayushman Bharat, expansion in smaller towns: Crisil
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Profitability of domestic hospital sector to improve in FY20, FY21 driven by Ayushman Bharat, expansion in smaller towns: Crisil

Even as revenue growth is set to increase to 14-15% over fiscals 2020 and 2021, operating profitability of hospital firms is also expected to improve to 16% over this period, Crisil said.

Ayushman Bharat, one year on: Big challenges and bigger opportunities lie ahead of govt's flagship programme
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Ayushman Bharat, one year on: Big challenges and bigger opportunities lie ahead of govt's flagship programme

Ayushman Bharat has come up as a strong programme in improving and meeting the Indian population’s healthcare needs, but it has a long way to go.

Fortis Healthcare appoints Ashutosh Raghuvanshi of Narayana Hrudalaya group as new CEO
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Fortis Healthcare appoints Ashutosh Raghuvanshi of Narayana Hrudalaya group as new CEO

Raghuvanshi's leadership at Fortis will be critical as the company continues to pursue its vision to create a world class, integrated, healthcare delivery system

Healthcare sector may see further consolidation in 2019; more partnerships between public and private sector expected
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Healthcare sector may see further consolidation in 2019; more partnerships between public and private sector expected

Malaysia's IHH Healthcare has scalped 31.1 percent stake in Fortis for Rs 4,000 crore after months of intense competition and is in process of taking another 26 percent stake.

Netmeds.com foray into offline space through franchise model, eyes 1,000 stores across the count in 5 years
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Netmeds.com foray into offline space through franchise model, eyes 1,000 stores across the count in 5 years

The fully-licensed company is opening its first brick-and-mortar store Netmeds Pharmacy in Nanded, Maharashtra, the company said in a release issued in Mumbai

Need GST Council like federal institution in healthcare and farm sector: Arun Jaitley
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Need GST Council like federal institution in healthcare and farm sector: Arun Jaitley

Listing out the necessity for setting up such a federal body, Jaitley said the states and Centre both spend on healthcare and have their respective schemes

Bangalore highest paying city; pharma, healthcare firms top paymasters, says Randstad study
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Bangalore highest paying city; pharma, healthcare firms top paymasters, says Randstad study

Bangalore is the highest paying city in the country, while pharma and healthcare is the highest paying industry for talent in India, says a report.

Fiscal slippage of 0.3% is 'statistical' in character, confident of returning to target, says Arun Jaitley
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Fiscal slippage of 0.3% is 'statistical' in character, confident of returning to target, says Arun Jaitley

The 0.3 percent slippage in the fiscal deficit is on account of Rs 36,000 crore revenue shortfall for GST in March

Govt's cheaper medicare drive pinches pharmaceutical sector, private hospitals in 2017
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Govt's cheaper medicare drive pinches pharmaceutical sector, private hospitals in 2017

While the government's directive to doctors to prescribe only generic names unsettled pharma companies, the NPPA's (National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority) move to cap prices of medical devices such as stents and knee implants created discomfort for the manufacturers.

ASSOCHAM study claims India's healthcare sector likely to reach $372 billion by 2022
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ASSOCHAM study claims India's healthcare sector likely to reach $372 billion by 2022

The Indian healthcare market is likely to reach $372 billion by 2022 in a threefold growth in value terms, industry chamber Assocham said on Sunday, citing its latest study on the subject.

What are Madhuri's hubby Sriram Nene's plans for Mumbai healthcare?
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What are Madhuri's hubby Sriram Nene's plans for Mumbai healthcare?

Madhuri Dixit is all ready for her Bollywood comeback and is back in Mumbai for good. But, will Mr. Nene also relocate and chose a career in India to be with his lady love? Madhuri says he would!