Sri Lanka : President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has ordered the removal of taxes imposed on the profits earned by the gem and jewelry manufacturers and on gold imports to further strengthen the industries, local media reported Tuesday. 14% for gem and 15% tax on gold imports will be removed. As a
India now has the second-largest number of confirmed covid 19 cases in the world and the count is 4,204,613. It has reported 71,642 deaths, the third-highest in the world. The surge in reported infections has mostly come from five states.The rise comes as the government continues to lift restrictions to
India’s Serum Institute and Bill & Melinda Foundation Team up for vaccine production. The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation said it is backing the world’s largest vaccine maker, Serum Institute of India, to produce 100 million doses of coronavirus vaccine for poorer countries and price them at less than $3.