Tags : U.S. Economy

Global cases top 3.6 million, Trump says more deaths inevitable

[ad_1] This is CNBC’s live blog covering all the latest news on the coronavirus outbreak. This blog will be updated throughout the day as the news breaks. Global cases: More than 3.65 million Global deaths: More than 256,800 Most cases reported: United States (over 1.2 million), Spain (over 219,300), Italy (over 213,000), United Kingdom (over 196,200), France […]Read More

Global death toll tops 251,000

[ad_1] This is CNBC’s live blog covering all the latest news on the coronavirus outbreak. This blog will be updated throughout the day as the news breaks. Global cases: More than 3.5 million Global deaths: More than 251,000 Most cases reported: United States (over 1.17 million), Spain (over 218,000), Italy (over 211,900), United Kingdom (over 191,800), France […]Read More

Small towns and rural hospitals brace for their coronavirus peak,

[ad_1] Men look at cattle at a stockyard in Lexington, Nebraska, U.S., on Friday, April 24, 2020. Nebraska businesses that have laid off workers during the coronavirus crisis could be forced to repay tax credits and other incentives they have received through the states main business-incentive program, the state Department of Revenue said. Dan Brouillette […]Read More

Traders adapt to working from home amid global lockdowns

[ad_1] A man cleans up on the trading floor, following traders testing positive for Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., March 19, 2020. Lucas Jackson | Reuters Traders have had to rapidly adjust their day-to-day routine as the corornavirus pandemic has forced many around the world to […]Read More

Global cases top 3.4 million, death toll over 243,600

[ad_1] This is CNBC’s live blog covering all the latest news on the coronavirus outbreak. This blog will be updated throughout the day as the news breaks. Global cases: More than 3.4 million Global deaths: More than 243,600 Most cases reported: United States (more than 1.1 million), Spain (over 216,500), Italy (over 209,300), United Kingdom (over 183,000), […]Read More

Malaysia’s partial lockdown costs $550 million a day

[ad_1] This is CNBC’s live blog covering all the latest news on the coronavirus outbreak. This blog will be updated throughout the day as the news breaks. Global cases: More than 3.3 million Global deaths: At least 238,380 Most cases reported: United States (1,103,115), Spain (213,435), Italy (207,428), United Kingdom (178,685), and France (167,305).  The data above […]Read More

‘The world had enough time to intervene’

[ad_1] Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO) Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus speaks during a news conference on the situation of the coronavirus (COVID-2019), in Geneva, Switzerland, February 28, 2020. Denis Balibouse | Reuters The World Health Organization defended Friday its initial response to the coronavirus pandemic, saying it gave world leaders enough time to […]Read More

Australia outbreak on cruise ship; US cases 1 million

[ad_1] This is CNBC’s live blog covering all the latest news on the coronavirus outbreak. This blog will be updated throughout the day as the news breaks. Global cases: More than 3.1 million Global deaths: Over 227,000 Most cases reported: United States (over 1 million), Spain (236,899), Italy (203,591), France (166,541), and United Kingdom (166,441). The data […]Read More

Jobless claims tally could top 30 million if new filers

[ad_1] A view of New York state department of labor office in Brooklyn New York USA during coronavirus pandemic on April 14, 2020. John Nacion | NurPhoto | Getty Images Some economists expect there were at least 4 million workers who filed for state unemployment benefits last week,  signaling the job losses could be greater […]Read More