Tags : World 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

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

Smartphone shipments suffer worst annual Q1 decline, IDC says

[ad_1] A technician picks up a component during the assembly of smartphones on the production line inside the Intex Technologies India Ltd. plant in Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India. Udit Kulshrestha | Bloomberg | Getty Images Global smartphone shipments in the first three months of the year suffered its largest annual decline ever, as the disruption […]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

Why the US dollar is still considered such a safe

[ad_1] The United States now has the highest number of Covid-19 cases in the world. You wouldn’t think that was the case looking at the currency market.  While the new coronavirus has spread quickly across the U.S. and wreaked havoc in global markets, the U.S. dollar has been viewed as a safe asset to invest in, […]Read More

China numbers; US cases top 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: At least 3,113,447. Global deaths: At least 216,930. Most cases reported: United States (1,011,877), Spain (232,128), Italy (201,505), France (169,053), and United Kingdom (162,350).  The data above was compiled by […]Read More