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U.S. stock indexes tumbled at the open on Wednesday, as investors fled to safe-haven assets following the first slide in U.S. private payrolls since 2017 and dire predictions on the U.S. death toll.. Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
· *Billionaire bond king Jeffrey Gundlach believes the coronavirus sell-off is not over yet and markets may see more losses in April.*
· The S&P 500 index collapsed into a bear market this quarter,.. Business Insider - Published
This is taking coronavirus fears to the ultimate extreme -- rather than waiting until it's too late, more and more Americans are writing in-memoriam addresses ... for themselves. As you know, standard.. TMZ.com - Published
The S&P/ASX 200 Index (ASX:XJO) climbed another 3.6% with investors putting their coronavirus fears behind them.
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Ship from China carrying toilet paper, other essentials is sitting fully laden on Melbourne's docks with wharfies refusing to unload due to coronavirus fears. Sydney Morning Herald - Published Also reported by •The Age
Britain's top banks said on Tuesday they would suspend dividend payments after pressure from the regulator, saving their capital as a buffer against expected losses from the economic fallout from the.. Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
· *US stocks declined on Tuesday as investors weighed a longer-than-expected recovery from the escalating coronavirus outbreak.*
· *The weak trading came as major banks revised their second-quarter.. Business Insider - Published
India's markets are set to witness the biggest sell-off by foreign investors in a single month in March, as a 21-day nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus raised fears of a devastating.. Reuters India - Published
Border town residents in Arizona say the huge influx of workers exposes them to the coronavirus. Gov. Doug Ducey imposed a statewide stay-at-home order, but it was not expected to slow the federal.. NYTimes.com - Published
Here's what you need to know before the markets open.
1. *'A glimmer of hope': Stocks, oil jump on signs of a Chinese manufacturing recovery and progress in the coronavirus fight in Europe*... Business Insider - Published
· *Coronavirus fears drove global mergers and acquisitions to their lowest level since the financial crisis last week.*
· *Worldwide transactions totaled $12.5 billion, the smallest weekly.. Business Insider - Published
Bablu Kumar had called a government helpline saying two men in his village had not received proper testing or quarantine orders after returning to state from virus-hit Maharashtra Independent - Published
Department of Health and Human Services secretary Kym Peake last week issued a emergency directive ordering all contact between children in the child protection system and their families be suspended,.. Sydney Morning Herald - Published Also reported by •The Age
Indigenous groups in South American have begun blockading their villages, barring all entries and exits, in an effort to protect tribal members from the coronavirus pandemic sweeping the globe. FOXNews.com - Published
Watch VideoVirginians are now officially under a stay-at-home order to prevent further spreading of the coronavirus.
Gov. Ralph Northam announced his executive order Monday, telling Virginians that.. Newsy - Published
As the coronavirus pandemic continues to spread, an increasing number of TV series are delaying or suspending production. With the number of impacted shows growing each day, TheWrap felt it would be.. The Wrap - Published
· *Saudi Aramco may sell a stake in its pipeline business to shore up cash amid the oil market downturn, Bloomberg reported.*
· *The world's largest oil producer is looking to raise capital ahead of.. Business Insider - Published
· *European and Asian stocks dropped and US futures whipsawed on Monday as investors weighed plunging oil prices and escalating coronavirus risks against stimulus measures.*
· *Oil slumped to.. Business Insider - Published
Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Monday.
1. *The US government is using location data from millions of phones to track the spread of coronavirus.* The CDC, and state and.. Business Insider - Published
American business tycoon and New York Knicks owner James Dolan has been diagnosed with COVID-19, becoming the first US major sports owner to test positive for the virus, the Knicks announced Saturday.. Mid-Day - Published
After SARS, Chinese health officials built an infectious disease reporting system to evade political meddling. But when the coronavirus emerged, so did fears of upsetting Beijing. NYTimes.com - Published