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FILE PHOTO: Bruno Bruins, Dutch Minister for Medical Care speaks at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2019 (GES 2019) in The Hague, Netherlands June 4, 2019. REUTERS/Piroschka van de Wouw AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – The minister leading the Dutch government’s fight against the coronavirus resigned on Thursday, a day after collapsing from exhaustion during a parliamentary debate
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SINGAPORE (Reuters) – The dollar surged, bonds plunged and global markets struggled to find their footing on Thursday as the European Central Bank’s latest promise of stimulus provided only brief solace while the world struggles to contain the coronavirus pandemic. FILE PHOTO: Pedestrians wearing facial masks look at an electric board showing stock averages of
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LONDON/PARIS (Reuters) – European airlines demanded urgent tax relief to avoid multiple bankruptcies as coronavirus disruption continued its spread across the global industry on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: Travellers wearing protective face masks wait for their flights at Nice International airport in Nice as France faces an aggressive progression of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), March 16,
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Federal Reserve and global central banks moved aggressively on Sunday to buttress a world economy unraveling rapidly amid the coronavirus pandemic, with the Fed slashing interest rates to near zero, pledging hundreds of billions of dollars in asset purchases and backstopping foreign authorities with the offer of cheap dollar financing.
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FILE PHOTO: Passengers wear protective face masks as they stand in front of the American Airlines ticketing desk at Josep Tarradellas Barcelona-El Prat Airport, after further cases of coronavirus were confirmed in Barcelona, Spain March 12, 2020. REUTERS/Nacho Doce (Reuters) – American Airlines Group Inc (AAL.O) on Saturday said it will implement a phased suspension
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(Reuters) – Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKa.N) said on Friday that former American Express Co (AXP.N) Chief Executive Officer Kenneth Chenault has been nominated to the conglomerate’s board of directors, replacing Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) co-founder Bill Gates. FILE PHOTO: American Express Chairman and CEO Kenneth Chenault gestures during the White House summit on cybersecurity
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SINGAPORE/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Governments and central banks readied more emergency measures to tackle the economic impacts of the coronavirus on Friday as Asian markets suffered their worst weekly crashes since the 2008 financial crisis. FILE PHOTO: People wear protective masks following an outbreak of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in Panama City, Panama March 12, 2020. REUTERS/Erick
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FILE PHOTO: The Apple Inc. logo is seen hanging at the entrance to the Apple store on 5th Avenue in Manhattan, New York, U.S., October 16, 2019. REUTERS/Mike Segar/File Photo (Reuters) – Apple Inc (AAPL.O) has reopened all 42 of its branded stores in China, more than a month after they were shut due to
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FILE PHOTO: A logo of VW is pictured at a Volkswagen dealership in Camas, near Seville, southern Spain November 5, 2015. REUTERS/Marcelo del Pozo/File Photo BERLIN (Reuters) – Volkswagen’s (VOWG_p.DE) expansion in electric cars will open up new business opportunities in storing and managing energy, encroaching on business currently dominated by utilities and energy firms,
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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Fear about the coronavirus has pulled the S&P 500 down nearly 20% from its record high. So what? FILE PHOTO: The Wall Street sign is pictured at the New York Stock exchange (NYSE) in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, U.S., March 9, 2020. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri/File Photo For
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