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Marseille cruise tests passengers, US airlines slash flights

Marseille cruise tests passengers, US airlines slash flights

This is CNBC’s live blog covering all the latest news on the coronavirus outbreak. All times below are in Eastern time. This blog will be updated throughout the day as the news breaks.  Global cases: More than 114,578, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University. Global deaths: At least …

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Oil and stock markets bounce after historic rout

Oil and stock markets stabilise after historic rout

Global markets have rebounded from their heavy losses as investors welcomed signs that policymakers would launch significant stimulus measures to soften the economic blow from the global coronavirus outbreak. European stocks gained more than 3 per cent on Tuesday as a measure of calm returned following a chaotic trading day …

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Asian shares emerge from rout as stimulus hopes calm panic

Asian shares emerge from rout as stimulus hopes calm panic

SYDNEY/HONG KONG (Reuters) – Asian stocks bounced, and bond yields rose from record lows on Tuesday on hopes that global policymakers would introduce co-ordinated stimulus to cushion the economic impact of a coronavirus outbreak. A man wearing protective face mask, following an outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), stands in …

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Oil and stock markets stabilise after historic rout

Oil and stock markets stabilise after historic rout

Global markets have recovered some of their heavy losses as investors bet policymakers would launch new stimulus measures to soften the economic blow from the global coronavirus outbreak. European stocks gained at the open on Tuesday as a measure of calm returned following a chaotic trading day which saw a …

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Stock, Currency, Commodity Markets Shut For Holi On Tuesday

Markets Off Day

The domestic capital, debt and foreign exchange (forex) markets will remain shut on Tuesday for Holi.  Holi is a festival of colours as on the main Holi day, people transcending classes and age groups daub themselves in colours or gulal of all hues. Holi is also known as the Spring …

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China President Xi Jinping visits Wuhan, first time since coronavirus outbreak

China President Xi Jinping visits Wuhan, first time since coronavirus outbreak

Chinese President Xi Jinping, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and chairman of the Central Military Commission, chairs a symposium at the School of Medicine at Tsinghua University in Beijing, capital of China, March 2, 2020. Yan Yan | Xinhua News Agency | Getty Images …

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Trump not tested, doesn’t show symptoms

Trump not tested, doesn't show symptoms

People wait in a line to buy face masks at a retail store in the southeastern city of Daegu on February 25, 2020. JUNG YEON-JE | Getty Images This is a live blog. Please check back for updates. Global cases: At least 110,029, according to the latest figures from the …

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Asian stocks mostly recover and Dow futures jump 550 points after chaotic day for markets

Oil crashes by most since 1991 as Saudi Arabia launches price war

Australia’s benchmark S&P/ASX 200 is up 1.6%, recovering from earlier losses that briefly sent the index into bear market territory. It’s now trading nearly 19% below its most recent high, just under the 20% that defines a bear market. South Korea’s Kospi (KOSPI) was last up 0.3%, while Hong Kong’s …

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Dow futures rise 200 points, erase 400-point loss, after Trump floats payroll tax cut

Dow futures rise 200 points, erase 400-point loss, after Trump floats payroll tax cut

Stock futures rose in overnight trading Monday after the S&P 500’s worst day since the financial crisis. Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained about 244 points, indicating a higher open of about 290 points on Tuesday. The S&P 500 futures also traded slightly higher. Dow futures were down more …

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Twitter strikes deal with Elliott and Silver Lake, Dorsey remains CEO

Twitter strikes deal with Elliott and Silver Lake, Dorsey remains CEO

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey addresses students during a town hall at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in New Delhi, India, November 12, 2018. Anushree Fadnavis | Reuters Twitter has reached a deal with investment firms Elliott Management and Silver Lake, the company announced Monday. The deal comes after Elliott’s …

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