AS THE WORLD BATTLE THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC, CHINA HAS ALLEGEDLY BLOCKED A DRAFT TO DISCUSS THE GLOBAL CRISIS DUE TO CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC AT THE UNSC.CHINA, RUSSIA AND SOUTH AFRICA TOGETHER CANCELLED..
REUTERS/Erin Scott Like many companies, Facebook's business has been affected by the novel coronavirus outbreak. Its supply chain for hardware has been disrupted, and it cancelled a conference it was..
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell says the U.S. economy appears durable with steady growth and unemployment near a half-century low but faces risks from the broadening viral outbreak that began in..
Indonesia reported its biggest daily jump in coronavirus deaths on Thursday, bringing the total confirmed number to 280 in the world's fourth most populous country, the highest death toll in Asia.. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is seizing the opportunity of the coronavirus pandemic to push a cause that has long been an irritant in U.S. relations with China: Taiwan. The virus has.. Seattle Times - Published
WUHAN, China (AP) — Sidewalk vendors wearing face masks and gloves sold pork, tomatoes, carrots and other vegetables to shoppers Friday in the Chinese city where the coronavirus pandemic began, as.. SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
Apple has more than doubled its donation to China's virus recovery efforts, Apple CEO Tim Cook announced on Chinese social networking site Weibo today (via Reuters).
Apple has now donated more than 50.. MacRumours.com - Published
NEW YORK (AP) — The mounting death toll from the virus outbreak in the United States had it poised Tuesday to overtake China's grim toll of 3,300 deaths, with New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo saying up to.. SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
· Eurasia Group president Ian Bremmer says in the face of the coronavirus pandemic, Trump been a profound failure in two ways.
· First, the president has been a communications disaster and provided.. Business Insider - Published
Shopkeepers in the city at the center of China's virus outbreak are reopening but customers are scarce as authorities lift more of the anti-virus controls that kept tens of millions of people at home.. USATODAY.com - Published
WUHAN, China (AP) — Shopkeepers in the city at the center of China's virus outbreak were reopening Monday but customers were scarce after authorities lifted more of the anti-virus controls that kept.. SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Newsday •Seattle Times
WASHINGTON (AP) — Foreign ministers from the Group of 7 leading industrialized democracies sparred Wednesday over whether to call out China as the source of the coronavirus pandemic.
Meeting by.. SeattlePI.com - Published
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday that the Group of Seven members were all aware of China's "disinformation campaign" regarding the coronavirus outbreak, as the two countries dispute.. USATODAY.com - Published
BEIJING (AP) — Trains carrying factory employees back to work after two months in locked-down cities rolled out of Hubei province, the center of China’s virus outbreak, as the government on.. SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
Here's the latest for Tuesday March 24th: Trump looks to re-open United States; Congress & White House work on virus aid deal; China lifts virus lockdown; Cruise ship passengers disembark in.. USATODAY.com - Published
President Trump praised Asian-Americans on Monday, saying they are not responsible for the spreading of the coronavirus amid criticism that he has stroked racism by blaming China for the pandemic and.. FOXNews.com - Published
BEIJING (AP) — As the fight against a new virus shifts to Europe and beyond, China is supplying millions of masks and other desperately needed items to struggling governments, hoping to build.. SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
BEIJING — While other industries struggle, Liu Zhiyong says China’s virus outbreak is boosting demand for his knee-high, bright-yellow robots to deliver groceries and patrol malls looking for.. SFGate - Published Also reported by •SeattlePI.com
The world's richest nations poured unprecedented aid into the global economy as coronavirus cases ballooned in the new epicentre, Europe, with the number of deaths in Italy outstripping those in.. Reuters - Published