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 […]

Mainland China reports a drop in new confirmed cases of coronavirus

Men with protective masks stand on a hike along a section of the Great Wall of China in Badaling in Beijing on the first day of reopening after the closure of the coronavirus in China on March 24, 2020. REUTERS / Thomas Peter BEIJING (Reuters) – Mainland China reported a drop in new confirmed coronavirus […]

Britain demands 250,000 volunteers as the number of virus deaths increases

LONDON (Reuters) – Coronavirus deaths in the UK rose on Tuesday, the first day of a national ban, while the government called for 250,000 health volunteers and announced that a provisional hospital would open in London next week. In a television broadcast on Monday night, which was seen by more than 27 million people, Prime […]

Britain wakes up to Coronavirus, the confusion continues

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain woke up to a virtual block on Tuesday after Prime Minister Boris Johnson ordered people to stay home, close shops and end all social gatherings to stop the spread of the coronavirus. People jog in Battersea Park while the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues in London, Britain, on March 24, […]

The streets are quiet, but the underground is full when Britain is practically closed

LONDON (Reuters) – The streets were much quieter than usual on Tuesday after Britain was practically closed to curb the spread of the Corona virus, but the London Underground trains were full of people and the streets were far from deserted. Some workers also continued to mix closely after Prime Minister Boris Johnson ordered people […]

Hubei relaxes restrictions as China’s new coronavirus infections double

BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s Hubei province, where the coronavirus pandemic was triggered, will lift travel restrictions for people who leave the region as the epidemic wears off there. However, other regions will tighten controls as new cases of imported infections double. Men with protective masks stand on a hike along a section of the Great […]

China’s new coronavirus infections double due to imported cases

BEIJING (Reuters) – New mainland coronavirus cases doubled due to an increase in infected travelers returning home from overseas. This increased the risk of transmission in Chinese cities and provinces where no new infections had occurred in the past few days. A security guard wearing a protective mask sits on a tree in a park […]

Italy’s workers in Lombardy are striking over harder shutdowns of the corona virus

ROME (Reuters) – Unions in the Italian region of Lombardy announced strikes on Monday to protect the health of their workers. A government decree that temporarily closed companies over the coronavirus emergency included too many gaps and exceptions. FILE PHOTO: Italian Army soldiers patrol streets after being stationed in the Lombardy region to enforce the […]

Britain stands by the military as the corona virus shuts down parts of London

LONDON (Reuters) – The UK deployed 20,000 military personnel, closed dozens of tube stations across London, and Queen Elizabeth left town for Windsor Castle when the coronavirus crisis brought whole parts of the economy to a standstill. As the outbreak of the corona virus sweeps the world, governments, corporations and investors are facing the greatest […]