May 27, 2021 01:55 PM IST
RIL's vaccination drive is expected to reduce the burden of India's public healthcare institutions.
- May 21, 2021 12:13 PM IST
Peers Infosys, Wipro, and HCL Tech have also started vaccination drive for their employees. The top four IT firms employ over 10 lakh people and will be covering the cost of vaccination for all their employees.
- May 14, 2021 12:10 PM IST
In terms of Fauci’s estimated threshold (70 percent) for herd immunity, India might reach that goal by mid-November.
- May 14, 2021 09:59 AM IST
With markets making a wild swing from despondency to euphoria last year, investors do not want to miss a recovery rally this time around and are exercising patience in the hope of a better second half
- May 12, 2021 04:16 PM IST
HCL Tech needs 6 lakh doses, both for employees and the vendors it is looking to vaccinate in the country, but have got a commitment for a few thousand doses in NCR and Chennai, making the supply and demand gap rather substantial.
- May 07, 2021 08:52 PM IST
The move aims to prevent techies from cornering vaccine slots, but has made the booking process cumbersome
- Apr 30, 2021 05:22 PM IST
The Nifty has to cross 14,700 to witness an upmove towards 14,900 and 15,050, while on the downside, support exists at 14,400 and 14,250 zones, say experts.
- Apr 26, 2021 05:33 PM IST
The company will also cover vaccination costs of its employees and their eligible family members.
- Apr 21, 2021 02:46 PM IST
Wipro employs about 1.9 lakh people. The company also plans to facilitate complimentary pre- and post-vaccination support as well as vaccination reimbursement for its employees and their spouses.
- Apr 20, 2021 04:33 PM IST
Infosys has also established vaccination centres for its employees and their families at some of the campuses across India, and is in the process of extending them.
- Apr 01, 2021 12:26 PM IST
The beneficiaries can book appointments through the Co-WIN portal or can walk into a vaccination centre for the jab.
- Mar 01, 2021 07:45 PM IST
However, experts Moneycontrol spoke to described these as teething issues which will be ironed out in the coming days.
- Feb 03, 2021 10:33 AM IST
Expenditure Secretary TV Somanathan told Moneycontrol that the Finance Ministry had a rough cost of Rs 700 per person in mind. The budget allocation is just a part of what will be spent, as state governments and corporates will also allocate sums for the vaccination drive
- Feb 16, 2016 08:58 AM IST
To make a new drug in India, companies need permission from the national drug controller after submitting safety and efficacy data including from local clinical trials. For four years after an approved drug is on the market, firms must submit safety reports, including those on adverse drug reactions.