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

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 … Read more Shattered world “at war” with coronavirus fatalities in Italy

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

The word “D” comes upside down as the markets affected by coronaviruses prepare for a recession

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Coronavirus shock waves in US stocks are forcing investors to think about worse results than a recession, including several quarters of economic downturn, a credit crisis, or even depression. FILE PHOTO: A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on March 16, 2020, shortly before the onset … Read more The word “D” comes upside down as the markets affected by coronaviruses prepare for a recession

Fed Lowers Coronavirus Relocation Rates; The death toll in the United States is 62

(Reuters) – With panic buying on Main Street and anxious sell-offs on Wall Street, the Federal Reserve cut interest rates to zero in a further emergency on Sunday to support the US economy in the face of the rapidly escalating global corona virus pandemic. For the second time since the 2008 financial crisis, the Fed … Read more Fed Lowers Coronavirus Relocation Rates; The death toll in the United States is 62

The world is closing the borders and restricting travel to curb the spread of corona viruses

(Reuters) – Countries around the world continued to close borders on Saturday, impose strict entry and quarantine requirements, and restricted large gatherings to curb the spread of the new corona virus. Apple Inc (AAPL.O) announced that all retail stores worldwide outside of Greater China will be closed by March 27. Apple reopened all 42 brand … Read more The world is closing the borders and restricting travel to curb the spread of corona viruses

The U.S. is suspending the trip from Europe because the corona virus is forcing Italy to tighten the ban

WASHINGTON / GENEVA (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump said the United States would stop all passenger travel from continental Europe on Friday to limit the spread of the corona virus after the outbreak was officially declared a pandemic and global markets began to falter . Trump announced the live television travel ban along with … Read more The U.S. is suspending the trip from Europe because the corona virus is forcing Italy to tighten the ban

Share earnings after emergency BoE cut increases economic hopes

LONDON (Reuters) – European equities rose Wednesday after the Bank of England, along with other central banks, cut interest rates, hoping for more coordinated monetary and fiscal stimulus to counter the economic shock caused by the corona virus outbreak. File photo: A street cleaner walks past the London Stock Exchange Group building in the City … Read more Share earnings after emergency BoE cut increases economic hopes

Roads leave when Italy imposes an unprecedented blockade of the corona virus

ROME (Reuters) – Italy faced an unprecedented blockade Tuesday, which left the streets of the capital city of Rome and other cities after the government expanded a nationwide crackdown to slow down the worst outbreak of the corona virus in Europe . The measures announced by Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte late Monday extend the measures … Read more Roads leave when Italy imposes an unprecedented blockade of the corona virus

Italy blocks millions as the number of coronavirus deaths increases

MILAN (Reuters) – Italy ordered a virtual blockade across much of its rich north, including the financial capital, Milan, to contain an outbreak of the coronavirus, which caused the death toll on Sunday to increase again. The unprecedented restrictions, which aim to restrict gatherings and contain the movement, will affect around 16 million people and … Read more Italy blocks millions as the number of coronavirus deaths increases