Jewellers urge CM to allow operations on festival days

Jewellers and restaurant and mall owners have urged the State government to relax the restrictions imposed in view of the rising COVID-19 cases to protect jobs and ensure livelihood for millions. The All India Gem and Jewellery Domestic Council (GJC) on Thursday wrote to Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray urging him to allow jewellers to operate … Read more Jewellers urge CM to allow operations on festival days

Malls, restaurants struggle as customers remain wary – Times of India

(Representative image) BENGALURU: Malls and restaurants are seeing extremely low footfalls since reopening earlier this month. Restaurants are particularly struggling, given early closure timings and the ban on serving alcohol. While most retailers have opened their stores in the malls, the shopping complexes have at best seen 15-20% of the footfalls compared to pre-Covid times … Read more Malls, restaurants struggle as customers remain wary – Times of India