China cuts TMLF interest rate by 20 basis points in latest economy support step

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China’s central bank cut the interest rate on its targeted medium-term lending facility…

U.S. House passes $500 billion coronavirus bill in latest relief package

By Patricia Zengerle and Susan Cornwell WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved…

Coronavirus-spurred slowdown in Japan prices sparks deflation fears

By Leika Kihara TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s core consumer inflation eased in March for the second…

Fed to disclose who borrows what under its emergency programs

By Ann Saphir, Howard Schneider and Lindsay Dunsmuir SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Federal Reserve will…

Facebook gets rid of ‘pseudoscience’ ad-targeting category

By Elizabeth Culliford (Reuters) – Facebook Inc has removed “pseudoscience” as an option for advertisers that…

U.S. lawmakers urge Fed to keep energy industry out of lending program

By Michelle Price WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Two Democratic U.S. lawmakers on Thursday urged the Federal Reserve…

Goldman CEO Solomon faces pay scrub after ISS urges vote ‘against’

By Ross Kerber and Elizabeth Dilts Marshall BOSTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Influential proxy adviser Institutional Shareholder…

United mandates masks for flight attendants, unions want passengers included

By Tracy Rucinski and David Shepardson (Reuters) – All United Airlines flight attendants must wear a…

S&P 500 slips after report on coronavirus drug trial

By Noel Randewich (Reuters) – The S&P 500 ended marginally lower on Thursday after a report…

Exclusive: Argentina plans higher local oil price to protect sector amid rout – sources

By Eliana Raszewski BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – Argentina plans to issue a decree setting a higher…

WTO report says 80 countries limiting exports of face masks, other goods

By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Eighty countries and customs territories have banned or limited the…

Congress approves $484 billion coronavirus-relief bill

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed a $484 billion bill to…