The EXIM Bank provides financial assistance to exporters and importers with a view to promoting the country's international trade. In view of the COVID-19 pandemic, however, global trade contracted sharply and global financial markets have turned highly volatile and risk averse, especially to emerging market economies (EMEs). … [Read more...] about COVID-19 impact: RBI announces measures to support foreign trade
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COVID-19 led to a nationwide lockdown from March 25 and factories across the country were temporarily shut down. With no source of livelihood in urban areas, workers went back to their home locations once special trains were arranged by the Indian railways from May 1 onwards. Several others either went by foot, buses or by private transport. … [Read more...] about COVID-19 impact | Re-mobilisation of workforce at project sites an arduous task: Voltas
Since the coronavirus crisis broke out, India has been pitching for a coordinated global approach in containing the pandemic. India has already supplied 446 million hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) tablets and 1.54 billion Paracetamol tablets to 133 countries, drawing praise from a number of global leaders. … [Read more...] about India will have to play key role in mass production of COVID-19 vaccine: French envoy
"My ongoing battle with Corona has finally succeeded and I am going home safely. I wish your love and blessings continue to be with me. I have been advised of complete rest for next one month. I cannot meet any party workers or people outside my family. I will be back with more energy to serve people (sic)," Awhad tweeted. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus pandemic | Former Maharashtra CM Ashok Chavan tests positive for COVID-19: Report