Economy & Business

FILE - A sign for Wall Street is seen in front of the New York Stock Exchange, in New York City, Jan. 31, 2020.
Some Asian investors encouraged by rebound of Chinese manufacturing data 
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Tue, 03/31/2020 - 15:09
The Macy's store at the popular Tyson's Corner Center sits closed Monday, March 30, 2020, in McLean, Va., a Washington, D.C.,…
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Companies large and small shutting their operations, laying off workers without pay
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Tue, 03/31/2020 - 14:55
American Airlines passenger planes are parked on a runway due to flight reductions to slow the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at Tulsa International Airport in Tulsa, Oklahoma, March 23, 2020.
Global airlines will not start to recover from their worst-ever crisis until the last quarter of this year and any rebound will be short-lived if there is a new winter wave of coronavirus, the industry's trade group warns
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Tue, 03/31/2020 - 11:49
FILE - An Emirates jetliner comes in for landing at Dubai International Airport in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Dubai's crown prince said in a statement on Tuesday that liquidity would be given to the state-owned airline, 'considering its strategic importance' to Dubai and the economy of the United Arab Emirates
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Tue, 03/31/2020 - 08:48
Ukrainian lawmakers wearing face masks to protect against coronavirus attend an extraordinary parliamentary session in Kyiv.
The bill, long pushed by economists to stimulate investment in agriculture, was approved by 259 votes out of 450 late Monday
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Tue, 03/31/2020 - 07:25
Automobile fuel gauge, with needle in the middle, on texture with CAR-MILEAGE STANDARDS lettering, finished graphic
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The Environmental Protection Agency says rolling back a plan for raising vehicle mileage standards will benefit the overall economy as well as make vehicles more affordable and safer
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Tue, 03/31/2020 - 10:48
Eric Xu, CEO of Huawei, addresses media at Cebit, the world's biggest computer and software fair, in Hanover, Germany, March 14…
Huawei is at the center of tensions with Washington over technology and possible spying that helped to spark Trump's tariff war with China in 2018
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Tue, 03/31/2020 - 07:14
The German share price index DAX graph is pictured at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, March 25, 2020.
Investors encouraged by rebound of Chinese manufacturing data, positive earnings in US markets on Monday
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Tue, 03/31/2020 - 07:01
A currency trader watches the computer monitors near the screens showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI), left,…
Investors encouraged by rebound of Chinese manufacturing data, positive earnings in US markets on Monday
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Tue, 03/31/2020 - 05:20
A man wearing a face mask walks past a bank's electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index at Hong Kong Stock Exchange…
Global financial institution says COVID pandemic could send an additional 11 million people in region in poverty
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Tue, 03/31/2020 - 01:31
FILE PHOTO: Equinor's Johan Sverdrup oilfield platforms and accommodation jack-up rig Haven are pictured in the North Sea,…
Since March 16 Norway has barred arrivals of foreigners, and ordering out those already in the country, who do not have residency  but officials said on Monday exemptions were needed to support key labor-short sectors
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Mon, 03/30/2020 - 13:29
Restaurateur Luca Di Pietro (left) delivers free meals to a New York hospital.
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Donors support program to deliver meals to health care workers treating COVID-19 patients
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Tue, 03/31/2020 - 09:06
A man crosses the street in front of Macy's, Monday, March 23, 2020 in New York. Macy's stores nationwide are closed due to the coronavirus.
At least through May, furloughed colleagues who are enrolled in health benefits will continue to receive coverage with the company covering 100% of the premium
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Mon, 03/30/2020 - 13:06
FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., March 20, 2020. REUTERS/Lucas…
Dow, S&P 500 up 3%; NASDAQ up 4%; oil at 18-year low
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Mon, 03/30/2020 - 12:50
President Donald Trump speaks during a coronavirus task force briefing in the Rose Garden of the White House, March 29, 2020.
A look at some of his statements over the past week as a reality check caught up with him