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Coronavirus: MSPs to agree emergency laws
March 31, 2020
MSPs are expected to pass new emergency powers in a single day in response to the Covid-19 outbreak.
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Berlin opens first hostel for the homeless amid coronavirus pandemic
March 31, 2020
Berlin is opening its first-ever hostel for homeless people. People living on the streets are particularly vulnerable to the coronavirus.
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Paris's Orly airport to shut as passenger numbers plunge amid coronavirus crisis
March 31, 2020
Paris’s Orly airport will shut down on Tuesday in light of the collapse in air traffic amid the coronavirus crisis.
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EUROPE • Business
Watch live: New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio holds a press conference on the coronavirus outbreak
March 31, 2020
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is holding a press conference Monday to update the public on the coronavirus outbreak that has infected more than 43,100 people in the city.
Watch live: New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo holds a press conference on the coronavirus outbreak
March 31, 2020
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is holding his daily press conference on the COVID-19 outbreak, which has infected more than 67,300 people in the state as of Wednesday.
Business News

Coronavirus: P2P lender RateSetter explores sale
March 31, 2020
RateSetter, one of Britain's biggest peer-to-peer (P2P) lenders, is exploring a sale or merger amid a funding squeeze exacerbated by the coronavirus pandemic.
FTSE 100 marks worst quarter since 1987 amid coronavirus turmoil
March 31, 2020
The coronavirus pandemic has resulted in the FTSE 100 marking its worst quarter since 1987.
Eurozone Business
Chinese data shows signs of recovery - Euro currency news daily
March 31, 2020
China surprisingly posted an increase in its Manufacturing PMI overnight.
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UK’s largest hospital to open after nine-day building programme
March 31, 2020
Coronavirus facility to admit first patients at HMS Nightingale set up in a London conference centre
UK death toll from coronavirus jumps by 381 in a day
March 31, 2020
Gove says testing must go ‘further and faster’ but concedes NHS suffering shortage of key chemicals
UK’s biggest lenders suspend dividends after BoE pressure
March 31, 2020
Supervisor also asks chiefs to cancel cash bonuses for top earners
Virus death toll higher than published UK daily figures, data indicate
March 31, 2020
New data for England and Wales from ONS include those who died outside hospitals
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EUROPE • Markets
Swiss Market Ends Sharply Higher For 2nd Straight Day
April 1, 2020
The Switzerland benchmark SMI ended on a firm note on Tuesday as investors picked up shares from across several sectors, after data showed China's manufacturing activity to have expanded substantially in the month of March.-- Delivered by Feed43 service
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Opportunities in the market for brave investors, strategist says
March 31, 2020
Gilles Prince, CIO of Edmond de Rothschild, discusses the market reaction to the coronavirus pandemic.
Private equity firms holding onto a 'wall of liquidity,' strategist says
March 30, 2020
Sunaina Sinha Haldea, managing partner at Cebile Capital, discusses the economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic.
EU lobbyist: This crisis will be worse than '08 — so we must do the right thing
March 30, 2020
Markus Beyrer, director general of BusinessEurope, gives his thoughts on the EU's response to the coronavirus crisis.
See opportunities in stocks on a 12-18 month horizon, strategist says
March 30, 2020
Jeffrey Sacks, head of EMEA investment strategy at Citi Private Bank, weighs in on how the coronavirus pandemic is impacting equity markets.
Forex Markets
GBP slides as Boris tests positive for COVID-19
March 27, 2020
GBP slides as Boris tests positive for COVID-19 Sterling slid on Friday after UK Prime Minister Boris
Asia Morning: Stopping The Rot
March 20, 2020
The air above the world’s financial markets smelled of cordite and rang loud with the sound of
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EUROPE • Economy
EU declines to criticise Hungary over move to rule by decree
March 31, 2020
Viktor Orban’s government accused of making power grab under cover of coronavirus crisis
European trade channel with Iran facilitates first deal   
March 31, 2020
Export of medical goods marks opening test for system set up to shield Tehran from US sanctions 
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EUROPE • Insights
Palantir, a data firm loved by spooks, teams up with Britain’s health service
March 26, 2020
The contract to help stem covid-19 will cause a stir. But if the work is done in the open, it could be a boon
Why Dutch swear words are so poxy
March 26, 2020
English insults often refer to sex; Dutch ones, to disease
Germany offers cash for everyone
March 26, 2020
Spending big to offset the corona crunch
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