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EUROPE • Today
Coronavirus: UK must go 'further, faster' to increase testing capacity
March 31, 2020
The government is working to increase coronavirus tests, Cabinet Office minister Michael Gove says.
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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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World Bank warns coronavirus will increase poverty risk
March 31, 2020
The World Bank has warned that almost 24 million more people will remain in poverty this year because of the coronavirus pandemic. In its latest economic forecast, the Bank warned that developing economies in Asia will see sharply lower growth this year, as "significant economic pain" seems unavoidable. Also today, New York's Attorney General has called for an investigation after Amazon sacked a worker in New York who organised a walkout over sanitary conditions at a warehouse in Staten Island.
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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.
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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.
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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 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
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
UK Treasury resists clamour for industry bailouts over coronavirus
March 31, 2020
Officials insist £60bn aid package offers main source of support for ailing businesses
French companies join forces to make 10,000 ventilators in 50 days
March 31, 2020
Consortium led by Air Liquide will help ramp up production of critical medical kit
Hungary is no longer a contestable democracy
March 31, 2020
Viktor Orban’s emergency powers to fight coronavirus are a constitutional outrage
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EUROPE • Markets
European Shares Extend Gains After China Data
March 31, 2020
European stocks rose on Tuesday as oil prices rebounded from 18-year lows, Italy reported the smallest number of new coronavirus cases in almost two weeks and upbeat data from China raised hopes of an economic recovery following the coronavirus outbreak. Mike Ryan, head of health emergencies at the...-- 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
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
Week Ahead – Fed and BOJ to add more to the punchbowl, Virus disruption, and a fourth week of heightened volatility
March 13, 2020
A fourth week of heightened volatility will see financial markets continue to focus on the coronavirus
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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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