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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...

IMF, World Bank staff to work from home after coronavirus case...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The International Monetary Fund and World Bank Group on Friday advised their Washington headquarters staff to work from home...

Explainer: Dollar demand reveals market’s pain point

LONDON (Reuters) - This month's dramatic selloff in financial markets is causing ructions in vital funding markets that keep money flowing between banks and...

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...

Ethiopia confirms its first case of coronavirus

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Ethiopia has confirmed its first case of the new coronavirus, the country's public health institute told Reuters on Friday. Takele...

UK’s Johnson to talk to world leaders on coronavirus response: spokesman

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will have conversations with other world leaders on Friday regarding the global response to the coronavirus...

Romanian president taps quarantined interim PM to form new government

BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Romanian President Klaus Iohannis asked quarantined interim Prime Minister Ludovic Orban to form a new government on Friday that parliament could...

Fed’s economic forecasts to give window into extent of coronavirus fears

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Federal Reserve policymakers have already begun responding to the coronavirus with an emergency interest rate cut and a reopening of...

China’s coronavirus epicenter reports just five cases; Beijing tomb-sweepers urged to...

BEIJING (Reuters) - The Chinese city of Wuhan, ground zero of the coronavirus outbreak, reported just five new cases on Friday, the second day...

U.S. weekly jobless claims fall; producer prices weak

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefit unexpectedly fell last week, but could rise in the coming weeks as the...