Coal India to use drones for measuring production at new mines
At present, quantity of top soil removed by contractors from coal seams and coal produced by each pit are measured with ground mounted or hand held devices. It is a time-consuming process requiring extensive movement by executives and workmen.
NATO envoys weigh US pullout from military overflight pact
Washington has signalled that it will pull out in six months, although Trump hinte...
Tata Consumer Products Ltd. shares gain 0.81% as Sensex rises
A total of 59,059 shares changed hands on the counter till 01:04PM (IST)
Buy Godrej Consumer Products, target price Rs 665: Geojit
The brokerage says the disruption of production activities and supply chain owing to the lockdown is expected to impact results for next few quarters.
Trump to withdraw US from 'Open Skies' treaty
The US leader said Moscow had not stuck to its commitments under the 18-year-old pact, which was designed to improve military transparency and confidence between the superpowers.
Tata Consumer Products Ltd. shares drop 1.9% as Sensex rises
A total of 102,381 shares changed hands on the counter till 01:44PM (IST)
Zoom Video names Indian-origin Velchamy Sankarlingam as president of engineering and product
Sankarlingam comes to Zoom after more than nine years at VMware, where he was most recently Senior Vice President, Cloud Services Development and Operations. Reporting directly to Zoom CEO Eric S. Yuan, Sankarlingam will oversee the company’s engineering, product, and dev ops teams.
Okinawa resumes production with 25 per cent workforce
It has also issued an advisory to its dealership network, which too will be operating with 25 per cent staff, Okinawa said in a statement. All the products will be sanitised at the plant before being dispatched and the exercise will be repeated again when dealerships receive them, the company added.
F&O: Selling pressure on Bank Nifty likely to continue; Nifty range at 8,800-9,300
Going forward, the 9,150 – 9,180 zone would act as a crucial hurdle.
Tata Motors' JLR rolls out first Range Rover made under social distancing measures
The luxury carmaker said that effective social distancing, hygiene and health monitoring measures are in place following an extensive review of all production lines, engineering facilities, office areas and communal spaces as the company starts a phased return to manufacturing.
Health products get a boost as desis look to build immunity
Products such as olive oil, soya oil, mustard oil, fortified bread & biscuits, and powdered chocolate drinks are in huge demand. During normal times, such products would grow at just 5-10% annually, but now they are registering annualised growth of 20-40%, industry executives say.
Automation key to post-pandemic production
Automation may mean lesser number of manpower but it will need new set of skilled people.
Supplies of smartphones, tablets, laptops hit due to lower production & distribution workforce
Two senior industry executives said brands like Apple, Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo and Realme are facing supply issues with operational plants running at 30-35% capacity and several warehouses are not able to operate normally.
Kinetic Green launches e-fogger, e-sprayer range, UV sanitiser
Kinetic Green is in discussions with many urban local bodies in the country, including various departments of the Maharashtra government, and expects to deliver many more in coming weeks, especially to assist the authorities in their efforts to curb the spread of coronavirus in congested areas like slums in Mumbai and Peths in Pune.
Cotton Association of India cuts 2019-20 cotton production estimate by 7%
The CAI has reduced its cotton crop estimate for 2019-20 to 330 lakh bales of 170 kgs. each as against 354.50 lakh bales estimated by it earlier. The cotton crop finalised by the CAI for the last year i.e. for the crop year 2018-19 was 312.00 lakh bales of 170 kgs. each.
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