Rajiv Bajaj on why the coronavirus stimulus does little for India
India should lift lockdown immediately,take basic precautions and develop herd immunity, says Bajaj.
India's ‘Draconian’ lockdown flattened the wrong curve, the GDP curve: Rajiv Bajaj to Rahul Gandhi
Industrialist Rajiv Bajaj on Thursday said...
India ended up flattening the wrong curve (GDP) because of a 'draconian lockdown': Rajiv Bajaj
The country eventually came to suffer the wors...
Rahul Gandhi's interactions on COVID-19: Congress releases teaser of discussion with industrialist Rajiv Bajaj
In the teaser, Managing Director of Bajaj Auto, Rajiv Bajaj, is seen talking about the effect of the lockdown on the economy.
India may have to sell itself out of this crisis, says Rajiv Bajaj
"We should have kept only the vulnerable at home, closed all public spaces, and allowed the young and healthy to keep turning wheels of the economy — with due precautions, with respect to hygiene, masks, distancing, etc."
Lockdown, Day 72: The sinking bottom line
The world’s largest lockdown has fueled the biggest earnings decline in at least six years for India.
Bajaj Auto board approves reappointment of Rajiv Bajaj as MD, CEO
Bajaj Auto said its board has approved the re-appointment of Rajiv Bajaj as Managing Director and CEO of the company. The approval was given in board meeting held on Tuesday.
Maruti Suzuki and Hyundai Motor consider 2nd shift, even as vendors struggle to get back
Component makers are also working overtime to restart factories, but delays in getting approvals are causing hindrance in some states, especially in Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu that have the biggest automotive manufacturing hubs, industry insiders said. This, they said, could weigh on the plans of the automakers.
Universities turn to 3D printing for Covid-19 gear
Several universities and institutions across India, which already have 3D printers, are now using them to make face shields as well as ventilator splitters, which allow a single ventilator to be used by 2-4 patients simultaneously.
Why Rajiv Bajaj isn’t expecting anything from Budget 2020
Bajaj Auto’s MD Rajiv Bajaj believes there is nothing that Budget 2020 can do to solve the industry’s problems. Overregulation is killing th...
MHA says clause precautionary, but industry not quite convinced
The home ministry clarified that provisions on taking action against company executives in case an employee at work was found Covid-positive were ‘precautionary’ in nature and that penal action would only be taken if complicity is proven.
Lockdown: Bajaj Auto proposes 10 per cent pay cut for staff
However, according to union sources, if the company resumes production from April 20 under the new guidelines by the Ministry of Home Affairs, the proposed 10 per cent salary reduction by the management will not be implemented.
Double-digit growth was norm until inimical factors hit sector: Rajiv Bajaj
Bajaj Auto MD Rajiv Bajaj said double-digit growth was generally the norm until the industry ran into a host of "inimical factors" in the last 18 months. Bajaj Auto chose to be global, despite India being the largest two-wheeler market in the world, as it had no control over local factors.
A week before BS-IV deadline, lockdown jeopardises Rs 6,400 crore worth of vehicle stock
The lockdown across the country to combat the Covid-19 pandemic has jeopardised Rs 6,400 crore worth of unsold BS-IV vehicle stock with dealers as it cannot be sold after 31 March when BS-VI norms become effective.
Over-regulated market jacking up 2-wheeler prices, says Rajiv Bajaj
The market is "over-regulated", which has led to an increase in the two-wheeler prices, Bajaj said.
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