‘Whatever it takes’: EU in show of unity on virus, but with scarce resources

By Francesco Guarascio and Michel Rose BRUSSELS/PARIS (Reuters) – European leaders sought to present a united…

Australia consumer sentiment falls to five-year low: survey

SYDNEY (Reuters) – A measure of Australian consumer sentiment slid to its lowest in more than…

Wall Street bounces back as stimulus hopes soothe recession fears

By Stephen Culp NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street roared back to life on Tuesday, rebounding…

Busiest U.S. port for China trade says coronavirus hits volume

(Reuters) – Cargo volumes at the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, the No. 1…

Uber’s challenge to balance driver safety with customer privacy

By Tina Bellon NEW YORK (Reuters) – Margaret BordelonĀ can still feel the handsĀ of the drunk man…

Brazil’s Petrobras to inject $3.4 billion into pension fund over 25 years

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazilian state-controlled oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA expects to inject $3.4 billion…

From Exxon to Royal Caribbean Cruises, U.S. companies rush to hoard cash

By Joshua Franklin NEW YORK (Reuters) – Corporate America is gearing up for leaner times. From…

More cleaning, few visitors at Chicago trading pits due to coronavirus

By Tom Polansek CHICAGO (Reuters) – Exchange operators in Chicago and London are making contingency plans…

UK to spend extra 2.5 billion pounds on road repairs

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain will spend an extra 2.5 billion pounds ($3.2 billion)repairing 50 million potholes…

U.S. regulators discuss market conditions, financial resilience as coronavirus spreads

By Katanga Johnson and Pete Schroeder WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Treasury Department on Tuesday stepped…

U.S. airlines see distant recovery as coronoavirus hits travel

By Tracy Rucinski and Rachit Vats (Reuters) – Leading U.S. airlines on Tuesday ditched 2020 forecasts…

Sanctions-hit Venezuela offers big discounts as oil prices collapse: traders

By Marianna Parraga and Luc Cohen (Reuters) – Venezuela’s oil company PDVSA is this week offering…