Covid-19 affects nearly $7 billion mining output

Covid-19 has impacted the mining industry across the globe as governments enforce lockdowns and quarantines and companies halt operations because workers and contractors can’t get on-site due to restrictions. S&P Global Market Intelligence in a new report tallies the impact of these mine closures, showing Africa and the Americas hardest hit in terms of the number of suspended operations. South Africa has closed 54 mines, the US shut 42 and Mexico and Canada 29 and 28 apiece. In total, production at 260 mines in 33 countries has been halted since early March.…

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ICC e-conference on food processing sector

ICC invites you to an E-Conference session on “COVID-19 PARADIGM: CHALLENGES & OPPORTUNITES OF FOOD PROCESSING SECTOR IN ODISHA & THE ROAD AHEAD” organized by ICC in association with the Department of MSME, Government of Odisha on 12th May 2020 at 11 am. To register, click: https://lnkd.in/gzZXURR To know more, contact: Pradeep Kumar Nayak – 9937682012 / Pradeep.nayak@indianchamber.net or Surendra Kumar Das – 9938632517 / surendra.das@indianchamber.net

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Opening for managerial position in logistics/e-commerce

A leading human resource firm is looking for candidates to be hired as Asst. Manager/ Manager (Operation) Requirement. Industry – Logistics/ Courier / Ecommerce/ Hyperlocal/ Food & Grocery.  Education – B.Tech/MBA. Relevant Experience – Minimum 5 yrs. Location – New Delhi & Lucknow Candidates with strong Operation and Analytical Skills will be preferred. Send your CV at: : shashi.singh@karvy.com JD for Manager- Ecommerce · Ensure Profitable operations in the region by managing & driving a team of area managers, cluster managers, Team leaders, supervisors & delivery executives · Continuously improve…

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Blue Dart flying to China to bring in medical supplies

DHL owned Blue Dart, a leading express player with a dedicated fleet of air freighters, has been flying to destinations in China and other countries since last month responding to the Ministry of Civil Aviation’s “Lifeline Udan” initiative to keep the medical supplies intact in country’s battle against Covid-19. The company operated its Boeing 757-200 freighter cross border on the Kolkata – Guangzhou, China – Guwahati – Kolkata route to bring critical PPE and COVID-19 related medical supplies. Blue Dart freighters with a carrying capacity of 34 tons are flying on…

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Emirates SkyCargo loading cargo in passenger cabins

In a bid to further optimise cargo operations and capacity, global aviation major Emirates SkyCargo has also started loading cargo in the overhead bins and seats of its Boeing 777-300ER passenger aircraft. According to a company release, this  move has been made in response to growing customer demand out of key markets. The air cargo carrier is currently operating 11 Boeing 777 freighter aircraft, each with a capacity to transport about 100 tonnes of cargo per flight and around 60 of its Boeing 777-300ER passenger aircraft as dedicated cargo aircraft,…

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TCI express reports flat earning growth in FY20

 TCI Express, has reported revenue from operations of Rs. 1,032 crores in FY2020 from Rs. 1,024 crores in FY2019 – a minor growth of 0.8%. The company notched PAT of Rs. 89 Crores in FY2020 as against Rs. 73 crores in FY2019, which marks a growth growth of 22.3%. However, on a standalone basis, the company saw its revenue and profits slipping in the negative territory in the last quarter of the fiscal. The revenue figure in Q4 stood at Rs. 238 crores as against Rs.266 crores in the corresponding…

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Amit Bagga joins FarEye as Chief Revenue Officer

FarEye, a leading SaaS platform for predictive visibility and last mile optimization, has announced the appointment of Amit Baggaas its Chief Revenue Officer (CRO). The announcement comes as the company gears up for the next level of growth and plans to expand aggressively in the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific after its recent announcement of a successful funding round. Bagga joins FarEye’s leadership team and will focus on leveraging key revenue opportunities across sales and operations, enhanced customer experience, marketing, and partner strategy, all of which will help pivot towards a customer-first focus for the company. Prior to joining FarEye, Bagga has successfully led the growth for Blue Yonder (previously JDA Software) the Asia Pacific, Oracle’s On Demand solutions, and held…

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Holisol- ClairViz safety practices solution to deal with COVID-19

To ensure the safety of people at work, Holisol Logistics in collaboration with ClairViz has developed and implemented an app-based solution ‘DOMM’” (Digital Operations & Maintenance Management System). In ‘DOMMS’, the company has developed a digital checklist based on the guidelines from MHA/WHO/local authorities related to the safety of people at the workplace from COVID-19. With ‘DOMMS’ each user’s role is mapped with a task and after performing the task, the user uploads the picture and confirms the execution via the app. The system sends alerts for any missed task.…

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