Record oil output cuts fail to make waves in coronavirus-hit market

By Florence Tan and Shadia Nasralla SINGAPORE/LONDON (Reuters) – The minimal impact on oil prices from…

World Bank sees ‘huge willingness’ to suspend debt payments for poorest countries

By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The World Bank is seeing “a huge willingness” on the…

Smithfield shutting U.S. pork plant indefinitely, warns of meat shortages during pandemic

By Tom Polansek CHICAGO (Reuters) – Smithfield Foods, the world’s biggest pork processor, said on Sunday…

Dow, S&P 500 slide as focus shifts to earnings; Nasdaq gains

By Caroline Valetkevitch NEW YORK (Reuters) – The Dow and S&P 500 fell on Monday as…

Telco shares are surprise losers as lockdown drives internet boom

By Tom Westbrook and Douglas Busvine SINGAPORE/BERLIN (Reuters) – As lockdowns worldwide drive a surge in…

Gloom enveloped UK financial sector as virus outbreak escalated: CBI

LONDON (Reuters) – Optimism drained away from Britain’s financial sector in March as the coronavirus outbreak…

News Corp sees hit to ad revenue from coronavirus pandemic

(Reuters) – Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp <NWSA.O> said on Monday its newspaper advertising revenue would take…

‘Elbow to elbow:’ North America meat plant workers fall ill, walk off jobs

By Tom Polansek and Rod Nickel CHICAGO/WINNIPEG, Manitoba (Reuters) – At a Wayne Farms chicken processing…

India, Pakistan plan to restart some economic activity during coronavirus lockdown

By Sanjeev Miglani and Asif Shahzad NEW DELHI/ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – India and Pakistan are planning to…

Reasons for hope: the drugs, tests and tactics that may conquer coronavirus

By Christine Soares (Reuters) – With much of the world living in lockdown, the spread of…

Crude mixed on output deal, recession fears; shares slip

By Herbert Lash NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks on Wall Street mostly slid on Monday over…

Amazon stops accepting new online grocery customers amid surging demand

By Krystal Hu (Reuters) – Amazon will begin to put new grocery delivery customers on a…