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US, European stocks drop

Mar 28, 2020 – 6.07amShares ended lower in the US even after Congress approved a $US2 trillion rescue plan for the economy amid widespread disruption because of the coronavirus outbreak there.As of Friday afternoon in the US, there were more than 97,000 confirmed cases and almost 1500 deaths in the country.For the latest news on…


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Boris Johnson finally puts Britain into three-week lockdown

Mar 24, 2020 – 7.58amLondon | British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has bowed to the inevitable and sent his country into COVID-19 lockdown, restricting outdoor movement to essential shopping, medical needs, solitary exercise and unavoidable travel to work.Police will have the powers to break up gatherings of more than two people (excepting families), and all…



Australia’s COVID-19 cases jumps 25.7pc; Interest rates at record low

Australia’s COVID-19 cases jumps 25.7pc; Interest rates at record low

LiveUpdated Mar 20, 2020 – 8.31am, first published at 7.23amKey PointsAustralia’s confirmed COVID-19 cases increased 25.7 per cent yesterday to 710Interest rates are at a record low 0.25 per centASX expected to rise this morning5 mins ago – 8.31amUS could reach 200,000 cases in 20 to 30 daysTimothy MooreA Morgan Stanley modelling of how widespread…



Trump orders tough new rules, stops short of full shut down

Trump orders tough new rules, stops short of full shut down

Mar 17, 2020 – 7.43amWashington | Warning the coronavirus disruption could last until August and acknowledging the growing recession risk, President Donald Trump issued a series of hard-line recommendations that Americans severely curb their movement for the next 15 days.While he stopped short of a complete France- or Italy-style shutdown, Mr Trump signalled that the…


Dow Futures Crash 900 Points as Fed Capitulates To Trump

Dow Futures Crash 900 Points as Fed Capitulates To Trump

Dow futures dropped 1,041 points despite a surprise announcement from Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell. The Fed made another emergency rate cut on Sunday, this time all the way down to 0%. Donald Trump cheered this effort, but Dow bulls appear unconvinced. In an incredible move reminiscent of the financial crisis in 2008, the Federal…


Fed slashes interest rates to near zero

Fed slashes interest rates to near zero

Mar 16, 2020 – 8.11amWashington | The US Federal Reserve cut interest rates for the second time in less than two weeks on Sunday (Monday AEDT) in another emergency move to help shore up the US economy amid the rapidly escalating global coronavirus pandemic.In a statement, the central bank said it was cutting rates by…


Via https://newsapi.org  online business  online marketing  online business opportunities For Women Entrepreneurs, the Pivot From ‘Doing’ to ‘Leading’ is the Critical Step

Via https://newsapi.org online business online marketing online business opportunities For Women Entrepreneurs, the Pivot From ‘Doing’ to ‘Leading’ is the Critical Step

Qurate Retail Group survey of women small business owners explores how entrepreneurs approach leadership, brand building, and corporate responsibility as their businesses growWEST CHESTER, Pa., March 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Women entrepreneurs are a rising force in business, bringing new ideas and innovative products and services to every sector of the U.S. economy. As part of…


Via https://newsapi.org  online business  online marketing  online business opportunities Worldline to double down on online payments business after acquiring Ingenico

Via https://newsapi.org online business online marketing online business opportunities Worldline to double down on online payments business after acquiring Ingenico

French card payments major Worldline, which manages more than 10 lakh merchant terminals in India, is set to expand its presence in the global online payments space, especially in the Asia-Pacific region and the United States, following its acquisition of Ingenico.The acquisition would help the company get into the next mile, offering a broad set of…