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China-backed AIIB approves $750 million loan for India's COVID-19 response

The support to India aims to ensure economic resilience to prevent long-term damage to the productive capacity of the country's economy

17 Jun 2020 1:29 PM

Oil falls amid virus resurgence fears, rise in inventories

OPEC panel will meet on Thursday to further discuss ways to strengthen and review compliance to curb oil production and support prices

17 Jun 2020 9:41 AM

Coronavirus-hit Mumbai civic hospitals face 30 per cent crunch of nurses, ward boys

Deputy executive health officer Dr Daksha Shah, however, clarified that they have started the recruitment procedure.

13 Jun 2020 1:35 PM

Economic fallout from COVID-19 could push more than billion into ‘extreme poverty’

The outlook for the world’s poorest looks grim unless governments do more and do it quickly, says a UNU report

12 Jun 2020 12:03 PM

Delhi Desperate: COVID-19 patients setting up ICUs at home

Many healthcare groups are taking advance booking of about 1.5 lakh to set up ICUs in just 4 hours at home

12 Jun 2020 10:21 AM

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Lufthansa to cut 22,000 jobs as travel demand dips on COVID-19 woes

Lufthansa said it will operate about 100 fewer aircraft after the crisis

12 Jun 2020 9:07 AM

Vehicle registrations down 89% in May

For the first time, said FADA President Ashish Harsharaj Kale, the month of April witnessed zero retails

11 Jun 2020 3:33 PM

PMC bank scam: Bombay High Court seeks info on health condition of Wadhawans

The applicants claimed that there are no proper facilities in jail in view of the coronavirus pandemic

11 Jun 2020 1:14 PM

Oil prices drop on concerns about slow demand, record US stocks

At the same time, gasoline stockpiles grew more than expected to 258.7 million barrels

11 Jun 2020 8:48 AM

Airlines heading for $84 billion loss in 2020, says IATA

With most of the world’s airliners currently parked, IATA said revenue would likely fall to $419 billion from $838 billion last year.

10 Jun 2020 9:18 AM

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US economy entered recession in February

US gross domestic product fell at a 4.8% annualized rate in the first three months of the year

09 Jun 2020 8:48 AM

Global shares advance on surprise recovery in US employment

Labor Department’s employment report showed that jobless rate falling to 13.3% last month from 14.7% in April, a post-World War Two high

08 Jun 2020 10:12 AM

Japan's economy shrinks less than initial estimate but still in recession

Export-dependent Japan's economy had contracted at an annual rate of 7.2% in the October-December period

08 Jun 2020 9:32 AM

Huge job losses imminent in automotive sector if demand remains weak: ACMA

ACMA President Deepak Jain said that auto industry body SIAM has already predicted an annual downturn of 35-40% due to COVID-19 situatio

07 Jun 2020 2:45 PM

Jyotiraditya Scindia’s Twitter profile sans BJP causes flutter

His twitter bio on Saturday went viral in social media triggering speculations as to if he has deleted ‘BJP’ from his profile

07 Jun 2020 11:24 AM

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Unemployment rate falls to 5.8% in 2018-19, says government report

Economists and industry leaders say India’s unemployment rate has substantially gone up after the over two-month long coronavirus lockdown

05 Jun 2020 10:16 AM

Amid COVID-19, investors bet on Jio and its giant-killer playbook

India’s 10-week lockdown led to a surge in demand for data, boosting Jio’s phone and broadband offerings

04 Jun 2020 1:14 PM

Asian shares hit two-month high as stimulus fans recovery hopes

Oil prices fell, reversing gains made the previous session, due to uncertainty about supply cuts by major producers

04 Jun 2020 8:59 AM

Covid19 effect: Services sector activity reduces sharply in May

Employment continued to fall in response to weak demand and expectations of further challenging conditions

03 Jun 2020 2:02 PM

Carmakers tie-up with banks to offer low interest rate schemes to attract customers

So far, at least Maruti Suzuki, Hyundai and Mercedes Benz have launched such schemes, according to press releases over the past week

02 Jun 2020 4:16 PM

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