Coronavirus Serum Institute signs deal with Bill Gates to produce 100 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine

Newsable – Asianet News
New Delhi: Serum Institute of India has gotten into an agreement with one of the world’s richest men — Bill Gates. SII has joined hands with Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Vaccine Alliance and Gavi to accelerate the manufacture and delivery of up to 100 million of coronavirus vaccine doses for India and other low-income countries.

Indian drugmaker has earlier joined hands with▪ …

Health department to conduct walk-in-interview for 323 posts of medical officers

Punjab News Express
CHANDIGARH:To overcome the shortage of Specialists during COVID-19 pandemic, the Health & Family Welfare would conduct the walk-in-interview to fill 323 posts of Medical Officers (Specialists) on a regular basis.

Disclosing this here today, Health Minister Mr. Balbir Singh Sidhu said that in addition to strengthening the health…

Square Yards Q1 results: Rrevenue up 13%; property transactions jump 82%

The Economic Times
The company’s transaction value in the real estate business rose 67% to Rs 1,280.2 crore driving the 27% growth in real estate revenue worth Rs 66.1 crore.

Shutterstock.comAccording to Square Yards, despite the Covid19 crisis, invoicing and collections remained strong during the quarter.

Proptech platform Square Yards has reported 13% on-year rise in consolidated revenue at Rs 67.1…

Karunanidhi death anniversary: Stalin vows to form govt in Tamil Nadu

The Times of India
M K Stalin pays homage to Karunanidhi in Chennai on Friday. Photo by B A Raju

CHENNAI: After paying homage to former chief minister M Karunanidhi on his memorial here on Friday, DMK president M K Stalin on Friday vowed to form the party’s government for the sixth time in Tamil Nadu after the coming assembly elections and carry forward…

Daily Update: August 7, 2020

S&P Global Market Intelligence
Both developed and emerging economies are struggling under the stress of the coronavirus pandemic’s prolonged economic impact.

In the U.S., officials in Washington have yet to complete negotiations on the terms of an additional stimulus package as a resurgence of outbreaks has increased the country’s chances of a prolonged recession.

The spiking and spreading of coronavirus cases…