Monday, April 6, 2020
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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...

Jamaica declares disaster over coronavirus, seeks Cuban nurses

(Reuters) - Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness on Friday declared the island a disaster area because of the threat of coronavirus infection and said...

UK wants more ventilators, hospital beds as coronavirus spreads

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain told manufacturers to ramp up the country's production of ventilators and ordered private hospitals to prepare for an overspill of...

Lufthansa slashes flight schedule further, may seek state aid

BERLIN (Reuters) - German flagship carrier Lufthansa () on Friday said it would scrap its annual dividend, slash its flight schedule further and is...

Here’s what the new U.S. restrictions on Europe mean for travelers

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States will suspend travel from certain European countries for 30 days beginning at midnight on Friday as part of...

Poland to close borders to foreigners, quarantine returnees

WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland will ban foreigners from entering the country from Sunday and impose a 14-day quarantine on its citizens returning home in...

Demand dives at apparel retailers as virus-wary shoppers stay home

NEW YORK/MADRID (Reuters) - As virus-wary shoppers stayed home in the United States and Europe, apparel retailers braced for a blow to sales and...

Stocks stage furious rally late after national emergency declared

(Reuters) - Wall Street staged a furious rally in the waning moments of the session on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump declared a...

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...