For 2008, investors expect guidance on when to get back on board

LONDON (Reuters) – Investment banks are dedicating models from the 2008 financial crisis to determine the right time to buy back equity markets, which fell 30% from their record highs in February due to the coronvirus crisis. The Wall Street sign is pictured on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in the Manhattan borough of […]

Pope, the Christians of the world pray together to end the corona virus

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Pope Francis and Christians worldwide recited Wednesday the “Lord’s Prayer” to ask God to stop the coronavirus pandemic that infected nearly half a million people, disrupted countless lives, and closed churches and other public institutions. Francis invited all other Christian leaders and individual Christians on Sunday to simultaneously recite the prayer […]

Coronavirus sweeps across New York, California, and fears it may be the next

NEW YORK / LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – New York state saw another rapid and brutal surge in the number of COVID-19 wave cases of illness on Tuesday. In New York City, the crowded home of over 8 million people, health officials attempted to find hospital beds for the growing number of coronavirus patients as the […]

Trump is considering reopening the U.S. economy despite the spread of coronaviruses

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump is considering measures to reopen the US economy, despite the spread of the highly contagious corona virus and hospitals preparing for a wave of virus-related deaths. United States President Donald Trump gestures during a press conference during the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Washington, DC, the United States, March […]

Italian army brings coronavirus dead from overwhelmed city

MILAN (Reuters) – Italian soldiers transported corpses overnight from a northern city whose graveyard was overwhelmed by the magnitude of the coronavirus outbreak as the government in Rome prepared to extend emergency response measures across Italy. The video, recorded by locals in Bergamo northeast of Milan and shown on the website of the local newspaper […]

USA suspends visa services worldwide due to coronavirus – State Department

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States will cease all routine visa services due to the coronavirus outbreak in most countries around the world on Wednesday, a State Department spokeswoman said, an unprecedented move that may affect hundreds of thousands of people. The ministry has not indicated on its websites which or how many countries are […]

Shattered world “at war” with coronavirus fatalities in Italy, France

MADRID / BEIJING (Reuters) – Hundreds of millions of people were on Wednesday faced with a world that was turned upside down by unprecedented immediate action against the coronavirus pandemic that is killing the old and vulnerable and sustained economic misery. “This is a one-time event,” said Prime Minister Scott Morrison, warning that the crisis […]

Shattered world “at war” with coronavirus fatalities in Italy

MADRID / BEIJING (Reuters) – Hundreds of millions of people faced a world on Wednesday that was turned upside down by one-off, immediate measures against the coronavirus pandemic that is killing the old and vulnerable and sustained economic misery. An empty shopping street can be seen during the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Berlin […]

Stunned world wars with “once every 100 years” coronavirus battle

SYDNEY / BEIJING (Reuters) – Hundreds of millions of people worldwide took action on Wednesday to tackle the coronavirus crisis, which not only kills the elderly and vulnerable, but also threatens ongoing economic misery. An empty shopping street can be seen during the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Berlin on March 18, 2020. REUTERS […]