Trump says antimalarial drugs treat warnings, the shortage of coronavirus sparks

Health officials around the world are issuing warnings on the use of antimalarial drugs after President Trump’s comments on the treatment of coronavirus with them triggered panic and overdose purchases. In recent days, thousands of consumers across Africa and southern Asia have rushed to accumulate chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine, drugs that are usually used to fight […]

European consumers become discouraged as coronavirus blocks spread

LONDON – At the beginning of March, Europeans became much more somber about their economic prospects when governments across the continent announced increasingly stringent restrictions on movements and social interaction, suffering the greatest loss of confidence in one month. The European Commission – the executive arm of the European Union – said Monday that its […]

Countries introduce restrictions on the coronavirus curb

Governments around the world are increasingly imposing mandatory restrictions on residents to force people to keep away from each other, intensifying efforts to slow the global spread of coronavirus while cases exceed 350,000. New Zealand said it would impose a blockade and move to the highest alert level, closing schools on Tuesday. Colombia has ordered […]

Countries introduce restrictions on the coronavirus curb

Governments around the world are increasingly imposing mandatory restrictions on residents to force people to keep away from each other, intensifying efforts to slow the global spread of coronavirus while cases exceed 350,000. New Zealand said it would impose a blockade and move to the highest alert level, closing schools on Tuesday. Colombia has ordered […]

Coronavirus cases are increasing worldwide while Trump is increasing aid to states

The number of confirmed new coronavirus cases worldwide has more than doubled in a week to nearly 330,000 on Sunday, when President Trump increased federal assistance in New York, California and Washington, the three states most affected by the outbreak in the United States. Trump announced assistance during a press conference in the White House […]

India is testing a one-day national coronavirus arrest

NEW DELHI – India attempted a one-day national arrest on Sunday, hoping to slow the spread of the coronavirus and give citizens and policymakers a taste of how massive and turbulent democracy would behave under unprecedented restrictions. From 7:00 to 21:00 blockade – nicknamed the “people’s curfew” by Prime Minister Narendra Modi when he unveiled […]

Americans stranded after Peru closes the border with the coronavirus

Hundreds of Americans were trapped in Peru on Saturday as the United States decided not to send a military plane to the country, which sealed off its borders in an attempt to stop the spread of the coronavirus. On Friday, a United States defense official said the military planes would be shipped to Morocco, Honduras […]

Even before the coronavirus epidemic, fewer traders worked on Wall Street

Jim Maguire was on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange when the Dow Jones Industrial Average crashed in 1987, when it passed 10,000 in 1999 and when it collapsed in 2008. But while Wall Street fell into its current crisis this month, Mr. Maguire observed market rotations from an office building in Red […]