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Asian shares cautiously gain on virus hopes, dollar slips

3 hours ago   |   Reuters

Asian stock markets rallied for a second day on Tuesday, and riskier currencies rose, buoyed by tentative signs the coronavirus crisis may be levelling off in New York and...
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Wall Street Moves 7% Up as Markets Rally Worldwide on Hopes the Coronavirus Is Slowing

8 hours ago   |   Time   |   4 articles

NEW YORK - Investors grabbed hold of a few glimmers of hope Monday that the coronavirus pandemic could be slowing and sent stocks surging in a worldwide rally, capped by a 7%...
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The Coronavirus Economy: The commercial art world's adjustment to a digital reality

The Coronavirus Economy: The commercial art world's adjustment to a digital reality

12 hours ago   |   Fortune

Subscribe to Fortune' s Outbreak newsletter for a daily roundup of stories on the coronavirus and its impact on global business. As organizations across all industries try to...
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Spain is moving to permanently establish universal basic income in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic

Spain is moving to permanently establish universal basic income in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic

13 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Spain is taking steps to implement a basic income to help citizens weather the economic fallout from the coronavirus, which would make it the first nation in Europe to do...
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Carmakers in crisis: BMW sales plunge; Peugeot owner raises funds

14 hours ago   |   Reuters

Little relief for Europe's carmakers Monday as BMW says sales have plunged and Peugeot-owner PSA says it's raising new funds to help it see out the crisis. Julian Satterthwaite...
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As infections balloon, coronavirus squeezes Europe's armed forces

15 hours ago   |   Reuters

Military forces across Europe have scaled back operations and imposed stricter rules on personnel to try to stem the spread of the coronavirus among staff who often live and...
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How SoftBank-backed GetYourGuide will survive travel's 'nuclear winter' with 50% founder pay cuts and shorter working hours

How SoftBank-backed GetYourGuide will survive travel's 'nuclear winter' with 50% founder pay cuts and shorter working hours

17 hours ago   |   Business Insider

SoftBank-backed travel startup GetYourGuide has described the COVID-19 pandemic as a "nuclear winter" for the travel industry. The company runs an online marketplace that lets...
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Coronavirus has stunted Google's new Android choice screen, which lets European users to pick a different default search engine

Coronavirus has stunted Google's new Android choice screen, which lets European users to pick a different default search engine

18 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Coronavirus has stunted the rollout of Google's promised "choice screen" for Android users in Europe, which would have given rival search engines a boost on the...
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Countries Banning Internal Travel For Easter To Reduce Coronavirus Spread

19 hours ago   |   Forbes

As the Easter holiday approaches and Spring kicks in, a large proportion of Europe and the U. S. remains under lockdown. Some countries are stepping up efforts to prevent the...
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3 countries have started to slow the coronavirus with total lockdowns. Here's how long they took to work

3 countries have started to slow the coronavirus with total lockdowns. Here's how long they took to work

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Italy, Spain and France have the three worst coronavirus outbreaks in Europe. All are in lockdown - and there are clear signs that it is working . It has taken between three...
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Australia's High Court overturns sexual abuse convictions for George Pell, a...

Australia's High Court overturns sexual abuse convictions for George Pell, a former advisor to Pope Francis and Australia's most senior Catholic cleric

Australia's High Court has overturned Cardinal George Pell's historic conviction for sexual abuse. The 78-year-old previously served as archbishop of Melbourne and was also one... Read more ...

Trump's economic advisor warned of 'millions of lives lost and trillions in...

Trump's economic advisor warned of 'millions of lives lost and trillions in economic loss' from the coronavirus in two memos in January and February

The Trump administration received at least two memos - the first in January the second in February - from economic advisor Peter Navarro on both the human and economic costs of... Read more ...

You can get 50 cents off every gallon of gas at BP or Amoco gas stations if...

You can get 50 cents off every gallon of gas at BP or Amoco gas stations if you're a healthcare worker or first responder

First-responders and healthcare workers can now get 50-cent discounts on every gallon of gas purchased at BP and Amoco stations - all they need to do is register online. Gas... Read more ...

Airline Flights Into And Out Of New York City Cut Drastically Because Of...

Airline Flights Into And Out Of New York City Cut Drastically Because Of Coronavirus

A spokesperson said American Airline's busiest flight out of LaGuardia Sunday only had 27 passengers and nine flights from JFK and LaGuardia had one passenger on each. (Image... Read more ...

'You will never make it': Trump mocks a reporter after he asked about an...

'You will never make it': Trump mocks a reporter after he asked about an inspector general report on hospital shortages

President Donald Trump got into a brief verbal spat with ABC News' chief Washington correspondent Jonathan Karl during a press conference on Monday. Karl, who recently... Read more ...

Boris Johnson is in intensive care after his COVID-19 symptoms worsened...

Boris Johnson is in intensive care after his COVID-19 symptoms worsened. Here's what research shows so far about outcomes in the most severe coronavirus cases

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson was moved to an intensive care unit after his coronavirus symptoms worsened on Monday. Johnson's spokesman said he was admitted to the hospital... Read more ...

'He kind of called us p--ies': Hear the US Navy's top official call a...

'He kind of called us p--ies': Hear the US Navy's top official call a carrier captain 'stupid' to boos from sailors facing a coronavirus outbreak

The acting Navy secretary's impassioned 15-minute speech to the sailors aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt was met with dismay and anger. In an audio recording obtained by... Read more ...

Starting Tomorrow, Starbucks Will Require Employees To Wear Face Coverings...

Starting Tomorrow, Starbucks Will Require Employees To Wear Face Coverings At Work

For employees who don't have their own face covering, the company created a tutorial on how to create one using store supplies. (Image credit: Romeo Gacad/AFP via Getty Images) Read more ...

The Fed will start buying debt backed by emergency small-business loans...

The Fed will start buying debt backed by emergency small-business loans - giving banks more leeway to offer critical aid

The Federal Reserve announced Monday it will begin buying debt backed by the Small Business Administration's Payroll Protection Program. The facility will create a new market... Read more ...

Market tumult threatens PG&E deal with wildfire victims

Market tumult threatens PG&E deal with wildfire victims

Lawyers who negotiated a crucial $13.5 billion deal for the victims of deadly wildfires caused by Pacific Gas & Electric equipment are expressing serious doubts about whether... Read more ...