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Mar 07 2020

Dollar surrenders to euro and yen as rate supremacy evaporates

The ECB's governing council meets next week, against a backdrop of expectations that are limited to a 10 basis-point cut in the deposit rate and some tweaking of the bank...

Mar 07 2020

South African first coronavirus case came via Dubai to Durban

Large tech companies with offices in Seattle are encouraging employees to work from home in the days ahead in order to limit the spread of COVID-19 or coronavirus , ...

Mar 07 2020

Oil prices plummet after Russian Federation rejects new crude production cuts

Ministers from OPEC and OPEC + arrived Friday at the Vienna-based headquarters of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, with Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Na...

Mar 06 2020

Dow ends up 4.5% as stocks continue volatile run

The Dow Jones Industrial Average soared more than 1,100 points, or 4.5%, Wednesday as governments and central banks around the globe took more aggressive measures to figh...

Mar 06 2020

Coronavirus fears prompt new federal warning against travel to Iran

He pointed to supply-chain disruptions in China affecting Canadian businesses as well. In Canada, 30 cases of the virus have been confirmed, with 20 cases reported in O...

Mar 06 2020

Coronavirus may force OPEC oil production cut

The last time OPEC reduced supplies on such a scale was in 2008 when it cut production by a total of 4.2 million bpd to address slower demand because of the global financ...

Mar 05 2020

Wall Street jumps after Biden's Super Tuesday surge

Wall Street stocks dropped early on Tuesday (March 3), as investors weighed a G-7 statement that pledged to protect the global economy amid the coronavirus outbreak , bu...

Mar 04 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: G-7 to use all appropriate tools to limit harm

The group's comments followed a conference call to discuss the economic impact of the situation. "We reaffirmed our commitment to adopt all appropriate policy steps to ...

Mar 04 2020

EU MPs slam Greece response as refugees stuck in no man's land

According to The Telegraph , the Turkish government released the video . In a bid to dissuade people from illegally crossing the border, Greece has now blocked new a...

Mar 02 2020

Jack Dorsey Should Be Replaced as Twitter CEO, Investor Proposes

An activist investor known as a major Republican political supporter wants to wrest control of Twitter from co-founder and chief executive Jack Dorsey , US media repor...

Mar 01 2020

Global Death Toll, Total Infected And Number Of Countries With Confirmed Cases

Among the deaths, 45 were in Hubei Province, one in Beijing and Henan respectively, according to the National Health Commission. Meanwhile mainland China - the epicente...

Mar 01 2020

New coronavirus case in California is of unknown origin

Starting this week, OHA is providing weekly public updates about how many people are being monitored in OR, as well as sharing updates about how OR families can help prev...

Feb 20 2020

Sheetz Repeats on Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For

Eighty-five percent of a company's score is based on a survey sent to a random sample of employees. Administered by Great Place to Work , the survey is the largest ongoi...

Feb 18 2020

Jupiter Fund Management in £370m offer for Merian

Following the deal, which is expected to complete in the second half of the year, Merian shareholders will own roughly 17% of Jupiter's capital while key management share...

Feb 17 2020

JUUL Accused of Attempting to Hire Miley Cyrus to Influence Children

The lawsuit demands that JUUL pay for all costs associated with Massachusetts's efforts in countering the "public health crisis" that's touched more than half of the stat...

Feb 17 2020

Tesla locks in stock surge with $2B offering at $767 per share

The underwriters of the offering will also have a 30-day option to buy up to approximately $300m of additional common stock. The stock offering conflicts with statement...

Feb 12 2020

Coronavirus: Toll rises to 908 in China as 97 more deaths reported

South China Morning Post reported that the latest daily increase took the total number of confirmed deaths caused by the " novel coronavirus pneumonia" - officially nam...

Feb 06 2020

2nd Filipino domestic worker quarantined in Hong Kong

EDT. The suspension will come into force from Friday until March 28, the airline said in a statement. In a statement, John Grant, senior analyst with OAG Aviation , ...

Feb 05 2020

Boris Johnson speaks on post-Brexit relations with EU

The colliding visions of EU-UK relations will need to be hammered out at an unprecedented pace with Johnson having flatly refused to extend the negotiating period beyond ...

Jan 31 2020

China's Hubei reports 1032 new confirmed cases of novel coronavirus

Around 200 of the estimated 1,000 USA nationals in Wuhan have returned to the US. As foreign countries evacuated their citizens from Wuhan, the locked-down city in whic...