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Huawei Fears Historic Decline As 2020 Crisis Worsens

Huawei Telecom Backdoor Access Is Illegal, US Says

Huawei fears its mobile business is set for an unprecedented decline in 2020, industry insiders claim. Between the coronavirus pandemic and standing American sanctions, its supply chains have been freakishly crippled for half a year now. And the consequences of that mess are now starting to emerge. Newly reported projections …

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Ireland cancels St. Patrick’s Day parades over coronavirus fears

Rome marathon canceled over coronavirus fears

A number of Ireland’s St. Patrick’s Day parades are being canceled over fears the mass gatherings would contribute to the spread of the coronavirus outbreak, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said Monday. The St. Patrick’s Day festival in Ireland takes place annually from March 13 to 17. Varadkar, the head of the …

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Asia Stocks Plunge On Virus Fears, Oil Prices

Asia Stocks Plunge On Virus Fears, Oil Prices

Panic selling set in with traders fretting over the economic impact of the coronavirus. Tokyo: Stock markets plunged around Asia on Monday, as panic selling set in with traders fretting over the economic impact of the new coronavirus and digesting a free-fall in the oil price. By mid-morning, the benchmark …

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Investor fears rise over recession, bear market as coronavirus spreads in U.S.

Investor fears rise over recession, bear market as coronavirus spreads in U.S.

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The words “bear market” and “recession” are being used with increasing frequency as investors try to assess how badly the coronavirus outbreak will damage global growth and to what extent it could further weigh on asset prices. FILE PHOTO: A person wearing a face mask walks …

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Clouds over Newmarket as Turf fears pull-out by Sheikh Mohammed | Sport

On a March afternoon with just the faintest hint of spring in the air Newmarket should have much to look forward to. Flat racing on turf returns within a month, the breeze-ups and the Craven meeting will be along soon afterwards and the posters are up on the lamp posts …

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SXSW Festival in Texas Cancelled Over Coronavirus Fears

SXSW Festival in Texas Cancelled Over Coronavirus Fears

The South by Southwest festival in Texas has been cancelled due to concerns over the spread of the novel coronavirus, organisers and the host city of Austin said Friday. The decision comes as coronavirus concerns grow stateside and pressure ramps up over whether to cancel entertainment and sporting events that …

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South by Southwest Is Canceled as Coronavirus Fears Scuttle Festival

South by Southwest Is Canceled as Coronavirus Fears Scuttle Festival

The 34th annual edition of South by Southwest, the sprawling festival of music, technology and film in Austin, Texas, that has become a highlight on the global cultural calendar, was canceled by city officials on Friday over fears about the rapid spread of coronavirus. Festival organizers and government officials had …

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Sensex Tumbles Nearly 900 Points On Coronavirus Fears, Yes Bank Crisis

Sensex Tumbles Nearly 900 Points On Coronavirus Fears, Yes Bank Crisis

Yes Bank plummeted 56 per cent after RBI suspended the lender’s board for 30 days The stock markets tumbled more than 2 per cent on Friday as the double whammy of rapidly-spreading coronavirus and Yes Bank crisis spooked the investing community. The deadly Covid-19 virus, which has infected more than …

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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey to ‘Reconsider’ Africa Plans, Partly Over Coronavirus Fears

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Twitter chief executive Jack Dorsey said Thursday he is rethinking plans to spend as long as six months in Africa, partly due to concerns over the new-coronavirus epidemic. The news came with Dorsey facing a challenge from an activist investor seeking to oust the social media executive, who is also …

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Sensex Plunges 1,300 Points, Nifty Slides Below 11,000 Amid Coronavirus Fears

Sensex Plunges Over 1,150 Points, Nifty Slumps Below 11,300 As Coronavirus Spooks Global Markets

All the BSE sectoral indices are trading in the red this morning The stock markets have plunged at opening bell, in line with the sell-off witnessed across the world, as the spread of coronavirus across the world is stoking fears of a prolonged global economic slowdown. The BSE Sensex was …

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