COVID vaccine distribution: India will be our priority, said Serum CEO Poonawalla

New Delhi, Nov. 28 -- India and COVAX countries will be our priority for distributing coronavirus vaccine, said Adar Poonawalla, the chief executive of Serum Institute of India on Saturday. The world'... Read More

Oxford COVID-19 vaccine: Serum Institute to apply for emergency authorisation in next 2 weeks

New Delhi, Nov. 28 -- Serum Institute of India will apply for emergency authorisation of COVID-19 vaccine in next two weeks, the chief executive Adar Poonawalla said on Saturday. Pune based drugmaker ... Read More

Govt to consider classifying real estate sector as different asset class: Puri

New Delhi, Nov. 28 -- The central government will consider classifying real estate sector as different asset class, housing and urban affairs minister Hardeep Singh Puri said. The aim is to provide th... Read More

Rs 3 lakh crore guaranteed loan scheme: Govt issues guidelines to revive stressed sectors

New Delhi, Nov. 26 -- The finance ministry on Thursday formally informed banks and non-banking financial companies (NBFC) about expanded Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme (ECLGS) 2.0. The scheme ... Read More

Economy improved 'significantly': SBI chief predicts GDP growth to contract by 8-9% in FY21

New Delhi, Nov. 26 -- There has been a significant improvement in the economy during the second quarter, said Dinesh Khara, chairman, State Bank of India. Khara was speaking at the Hindustan Times Lea... Read More

Lakshmi Vilas Bank to operate as DBS Bank from Friday, moratorium to be lifted, says RBI

New Delhi, Nov. 25 -- The Reserve Bank of India on Wednesday said the merger of Lakshmi Vilas Bank with DBS Bank India will come into force from 27 November. The moratorium imposed on the cash-starved... Read More

Mega boost to real estate sector: Govt to soon come out with Model Tenancy Law

New Delhi, Nov. 25 -- To boost real estate sector especially rental homes, the government will soon come out with the Model Tenancy Law, said housing and urban affairs secretary Durga Shanker Mishra o... Read More

YES BANK credit card users can share reward points now. Check all new features

New Delhi, Nov. 24 -- YES BANK has introduced a host of new features on its credit cards, "in line with bank's focus on customer-centric innovations." The new features include sharing of reward points... Read More

HDFC Life, HDFC Ergo unveil combi Corona Kavach health insurance policy. Details here

New Delhi, Nov. 24 -- HDFC Life and HDFC Ergo joined hands to launch a combi insurance product 'Click 2 Protect Corona Kavach'. With HDFC Life's Click 2 Protect 3D Plus and HDFC Ergo's Corona Kavach p... Read More

India Post Payments Bank launches Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana: Eligibility, features

New Delhi, Nov. 24 -- India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) has joined hands with PNB MetLife India Insurance Company Limited to launch Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana. The unique scheme offers life... Read More