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Apple, some U.S. retailers close stores to contain virus

(Reuters) - Apple Inc () said it is closing all its retail stores, except those in Greater China, for the next two weeks to...

New Zealand, Australia tighten lockdown to combat coronavirus

WELLINGTON/MELBOURNE (Reuters) - New Zealand on Saturday announced the world's tightest border controls to combat the spread of coronavirus, requiring all incoming travellers, including...

South Korea reports 107 new coronavirus cases, total 8,086: KCDC

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea reported more recoveries from the coronavirus than new infections on Saturday for the second day in a row, as...

Take Five: Panic stations

(Reuters) - 1/TAPPING THE FED Recent blowouts in dollar swap prices are a sign economic lockdowns across the world are starting to...

GM, Ford to have white-collar employees work remotely starting Monday

DETROIT/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. automakers General Motors Co () and Ford Motor Co () said on Friday they will have most of their white-collar...

Iraq puts Germany and Qatar on coronavirus entry ban list

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq has banned entry to travelers coming from Germany and Qatar, its health minister said on Friday, bringing the total number...

Singapore to bar recent visitors to Italy, Spain, Germany, France

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore will deny from Monday entry or transit to visitors who have been in Italy, France, Spain or Germany...

Hong Kong records fourth coronavirus-related death – hospital spokeswoman

HONG KONG (Reuters) - An 80-year old man became the fourth patient in Hong Kong to die due to the coronavirus, a...

Nepal closes Mount Everest for climbers because of coronavirus fears

KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Nepal has closed all of its Himalayan peaks including Mount Everest this climbing season because of fears of the coronavirus outbreak,...

Starbucks to invest $130 million for roasting plant in China’s Kunshan

BEIJING (Reuters) - Starbucks will invest 900 million yuan ($130 million) to build the first phase of a coffee complex in the...