Monday, August 3, 2020
Tags Government / politics

Tag: government / politics

HSBC warns it could face reprisals in China if UK bans...

(Reuters) - HSBC Holdings Plc () Chairman Mark Tucker has warned Britain against a ban on networking equipment made by Huawei Technologies...

Alibaba extends its reach in China as coronavirus outbreak opens doors

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd () is emerging as one of China's biggest corporate winners of the coronavirus crisis, gaining the opportunity...

Tesla’s Musk says ready for arrest as he reopens California plant...

(Reuters) - Tesla Inc () Chief Executive Elon Musk on Monday said production was resuming at the automaker's sole U.S. vehicle factory, in California,...

Warehouse workers risk COVID-19 to ship Gucci shades, face cream, sofas

(Reuters) - As U.S. authorities ordered shutdowns of non-essential businesses to fight coronavirus, retailer Nordstrom Inc closed hundreds of stores and gave in-store workers...

UK in talks with Amazon over delivering coronavirus tests: FT

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain has approached Amazon and other companies about using their services to step up the delivery of coronavirus tests...

Brazil coronavirus cases top 600, diplomatic spat with China bubbles

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Confirmed coronavirus cases in Brazil surged past 600 on Thursday, more than doubling in two days, as a diplomatic...

Big UK airlines ground most of their fleets to survive coronavirus

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's big airlines said on Monday they would have to ground most of their fleets to survive the coronavirus crisis, with...

Global central banks pull out all stops as coronavirus paralyzes economies

SYDNEY (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve and its global counterparts moved aggressively with sweeping emergency rate cuts and offers of cheap dollars to...

Fed brings out big guns, investors fear the worst

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A massive rollout of easing measures by the Federal Reserve served to deepen some investors' anxiety over how effectively policymakers...

Trump congratulates Fed for rates cut, calls action ‘terrific’

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said the Federal Reserve's decision on Sunday to cut interest rates was "good news" and "makes me...