Airline executives tell Trump: planes getting cleaner amid coronavirus concerns

By Jeff Mason WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump met on Wednesday with executives from…

IMF chief says coronavirus erases hopes for stronger growth in 2020

By David Lawder and Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The global spread of the novel coronavirus…

Fed’s Bullard: Not much more data coming to warrant rate cut at March meeting

ST. LOUIS (Reuters) – The U.S. Federal Reserve will not have much additional information in hand…

U.S. should give China leeway in implementing trade deal due to virus: Grassley

By Andrea Shalal and David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Washington needs to give China some leeway…

Canopy Growth to close two greenhouses, cut about 500 positions

(Reuters) – Pot producer Canopy Growth Corp <WEED.TO> said on Wednesday it plans to close two…

Stocks rally as Biden surge offsets coronavirus fears

By Matt Scuffham and Herbert Lash NEW YORK (Reuters) – The dollar and global equities rose…

In next recession, Fed needs upfront promises, former staffers say

By Howard Schneider WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Two former top staffers at the U.S. Federal Reserve have…

SEC provides ‘conditional’ disclosure relief for firms hit by coronavirus

By Katanga Johnson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Companies affected by the coronavirus outbreak can apply for more…

Wells Fargo to raise minimum pay in most of its U.S. markets

(Reuters) – Wells Fargo & Co <WFC.N> said on Wednesday it plans to increase minimum wage…

EU executive seeks to crack down on gender pay gap

By Gabriela Baczynska BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union’s executive aims to introduce laws to combat…

Brazil 2020 economic outlook darkens after lowest GDP growth in three years

By Jamie McGeever BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s economy grew 1.1% last year, official figures showed on…

Your Money: Fed’s surprise cut is a cure for mortgage rate envy

By Beth Pinsker NEW YORK (Reuters) – When Kristin Tassi bought her house in Chicago two…