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China virus crisis will have an impact - and life may not be the same again

China virus crisis will have an impact - and life may not be the same again

15 hours ago   |   The Scotsman

When strategists and observers wrote of what to expect in 2020, few if any foresaw the health crisis that is hitting the global ­economy as a result of the coronavirus outbreak...
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Fed's Mester: Economy is in a ‘good spot' but coronavirus presents risk

1 day ago   |   FXCM

Speaking at an event hosted by the Forum of Executive Women in Philadelphia late Wednesday, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta Mester warned about the impact...
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Portugal considers subsidising UK tourists' post-Brexit healthcare

3 days ago   |   The Guardian

Country looking at continuing cover offered by European health insurance card Portugal is considering offering British tourists subsidised post-Brexit healthcare in an effort...
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More than 64,000 infected, GDP cuts, and SARS parallels: Here's how bad the global economy could get as the coronavirus outbreak rages

More than 64,000 infected, GDP cuts, and SARS parallels: Here's how bad the global economy could get as the coronavirus outbreak rages

6 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Coronavirus has infected 64,000 and killed 1,380 so far. And as the health crisis worsens, it's become increasingly clear that the outbreak will have wide-reaching economic...
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Gold holds firm in positive territories, investment demand to grow in 2020

8 days ago   |   FXCM

Gold is sitting in bullish territory due to safe-haven investment. Coronavirus is in the driver's seat, but analysts still expect that investment demand for the yellow metal...
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The Coronavirus is having an enormous impact on the US economy, according to an unusual source of data, but it's also been a boon to at least four startups

The Coronavirus is having an enormous impact on the US economy, according to an unusual source of data, but it's also been a boon to at least four startups

8 days ago   |   Business Insider

The coronavirus remains a concern at a big Israeli tech conference, put on the by crowdsourced VC OurCrowd. People are joking about not shaking hands. And hundreds of Chinese...
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USD/JPY: bulls seeking a break through the psychological 110 level

10 days ago   |   FXCM

USD/JPY is sitting pretty in the high 109.70s as risk sentiment improves. US yields, commodities and the dollar are all firmer. FOMC believes that the current stance of...
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British retailers yet to benefit from 'Boris bounce', says BRC

10 days ago   |   The Guardian

Health check of sector seems to show thrifty approach still ingrained in shoppers Britain's retailers have yet to benefit from any post-election pickup in the economy amid...
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Gold Regains Footing After 2-Week Low as Virus Watch Continues

15 days ago   |   FXCM

By Barani Krishan Investing.com - Gold hit two-week lows on Wednesday before rebounding as investors continued to monitor China's coronavirus crisis closely after the World...
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Bernie Sanders and AOC support the 'Nordic model,' which features robust health and social-welfare systems - one that Finland's leader calls 'the American Dream'

Bernie Sanders and AOC support the 'Nordic model,' which features robust health and social-welfare systems - one that Finland's leader calls 'the American Dream'

18 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Sen. Bernie Sanders, a leading 2020 Democratic candidate, and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez both support modeling the US after Nordic countries that have robust social and...
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Danny Cipriani opens up on depression battle after Caroline Flack's tragic death

Danny Cipriani opens up on depression battle after Caroline Flack's tragic death

Danny Cipriani has opened up on his battle with mental health and depression, after the tragic death of Caroline Flack last week, with the England rugby star explaining how he... Read more ...

Two passengers from coronavirus-stricken cruise ship die in Japan

Two passengers from coronavirus-stricken cruise ship die in Japan

Enlarge / OKOHAMA, JAPAN - 2020/02/20: Former passengers of the Diamond Princess cruise ship leave on a chartered bus after spending weeks on board in quarantine. Two former... Read more ...

Copenhagen vs Celtic FREE: Live stream, TV channel, team news and kick-off...

Copenhagen vs Celtic FREE: Live stream, TV channel, team news and kick-off time for Europa League match

COPENHAGEN will host a blistering Celtic side as the Europa League returns after a two month lay-off. Neil Lennon's side will be full of confidence as they travel to Denmark's... Read more ...

2 people from the Princess Diamond cruise ship have died from the coronavirus

2 people from the Princess Diamond cruise ship have died from the coronavirus

Two passengers who were aboard the Diamond Princess during the coronavirus quarantine have died from the disease, a Japanese health ministry official said Thursday. The... Read more ...

Deontay Wilder attacks Tyson Fury over mental health battles as tempers...

Deontay Wilder attacks Tyson Fury over mental health battles as tempers flare at presser

Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury have been speaking at their final press conference with tempers flaring on multiple occasions. Read more ...

Eczema treatment: An oil proven to help relieve symptoms of eczema

Eczema treatment: An oil proven to help relieve symptoms of eczema

ECZEMA is a condition where patches of skin become inflamed, red, itchy, cracked and rough. The condition can negatively affect one's life. What is the best treatment that can... Read more ...

Scottish care groups fear immigration restrictions will plunge already...

Scottish care groups fear immigration restrictions will plunge already troubled sector into ‘full-blown crisis'

A proposed overhaul of UK immigration will plunge social care in Scotland into a “full-blown crisis”, causing “irreparable damage” that will impact on the lives of thousands of... Read more ...

The best smart jewelry

The best smart jewelry

Smart jewelry brings fashion and tech together in the perfect marriage of beauty and brains. We've tested all the smart jewelry out there, and the Bellabeat Leaf Urban is the... Read more ...

A Study Linking E-Cigs to Heart Attacks Was Just Retracted - What Does That...

A Study Linking E-Cigs to Heart Attacks Was Just Retracted - What Does That Mean for Vaping's Health Risks?

Dies the retraction mean vaping is safe, and should we be concerned about the validity of other vaping research? Read more ...

Matt Chapman has his say on Native River's shock scratching from the Gold...

Matt Chapman has his say on Native River's shock scratching from the Gold Cup and a big card at Kempton on Saturday

I DON'T know who was more gutted to hear the news of Native River's injury - me or Richard Johnson. After all, I have been banging on about the horse's Cheltenham Gold Cup... Read more ...