Economy & Business

A man wearing a face mask walks past a bank's electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index at Hong Kong Stock Exchange…
Global financial institution says COVID pandemic could send an additional 11 million people in region in poverty
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Tue, 03/31/2020 - 01:31
FILE PHOTO: Equinor's Johan Sverdrup oilfield platforms and accommodation jack-up rig Haven are pictured in the North Sea,…
Since March 16 Norway has barred arrivals of foreigners, and ordering out those already in the country, who do not have residency ?but officials said on Monday exemptions were needed to support key labor-short sectors
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Mon, 03/30/2020 - 13:29
A man crosses the street in front of Macy's, Monday, March 23, 2020 in New York. Macy's stores nationwide are closed due to the coronavirus.
At least through May, furloughed colleagues who are enrolled in health benefits will continue to receive coverage with the company covering 100百分比 of the premium
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Mon, 03/30/2020 - 13:06
FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., March 20, 2020. REUTERS/Lucas…
Dow, S&P 500 up 3百分比; NASDAQ up 4百分比; oil at 18-year low
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Mon, 03/30/2020 - 12:50
President Donald Trump speaks during a coronavirus task force briefing in the Rose Garden of the White House, March 29, 2020.
A look at some of his statements over the past week as a reality check caught up with him
Men wearing protective masks walk down a deserted street on the first day of the 21-day nationwide lockdown aimed at limiting the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Harare, Zimbabwe, March 30, 2020.
So far, there are only nine confirmed cases of the virus, and only one death
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Mon, 03/30/2020 - 11:55
Amateur pianist Alberto Gestoso Arce, 37, plays the piano from his balcony for neighbours, near the Sagrada Familia basilica,…
In Spain, as in the rest of the world, increasing numbers of people are going digital to keep community spirits up and avoid feelings of isolation during the coronavirus crisis
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Mon, 03/30/2020 - 09:02
People wearing masks to protect against contracting the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) walk along a street in Seoul, South…
All but richest families to receive as much as $820 in payments?
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Mon, 03/30/2020 - 09:09
Passengers board an easyJet plane at Tegel Airport in Berlin, Germany, Friday, Jan. 5,  2018 for the British airline's first…
The British National Health Service says easyJet and Virgin Atlantic are writing to thousands of staff —?especially those with first aid training —?asking them to work at hospitals being built inside convention centers in London, Birmingham and Manchester
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Mon, 03/30/2020 - 07:26
After falling 12百分比, the Brazilian Stock Exchange (B3), started Mar. 10, 2020 in Sao Paulo, Brazil with an increase of 6.63百分比, at…
Asian stock markets begin new week on down note over continuing worries about coronavirus pandemic
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Mon, 03/30/2020 - 04:11
A family prays near the ruins of a headless Buddha statue, which has resurfaced in a dried-up dam due to drought, in Lopburi,…
Farms, businesses finding ways to reduce water use?
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Sun, 03/29/2020 - 13:04
Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, speaks during a briefing on coronavirus in the Brady press briefing room at the White House, Saturday, March 14, 2020, in Washington.
Anthony Fauci says death toll could increase 50-fold from?current number?
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Sun, 03/29/2020 - 12:21
In this photo released by the official website of the office of the Iranian Presidency, President Hassan Rouhani delivers a message for the Iranian New Year, or Nowruz, in Tehran, March 20, 2020.
President Hassan Rouhani lashes out at criticism of its lagging response to the worst coronavirus outbreak in the Middle East as a 'political war,' saying he had to weigh protecting the economy while tackling the pandemic
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Sun, 03/29/2020 - 07:07
Deserted steps of the Sydney Opera House, in the wake of New South Wales implementing measures shutting down non-essential…
Australia launches massive government stimulus to save jobs
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Sun, 03/29/2020 - 00:40
FILE PHOTO: A worker performs a test on condoms at Malaysia's Karex condom factory in Pontian, 320 km (200 miles) southeast of…
Malaysia’s Karex Bhd makes one in every five condoms globally
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Sat, 03/28/2020 - 23:36