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More government money for US small businesses
There will be another 484bn dollars to help small businesses in the US.
Who's getting federal financial assistance?
Small businesses across America are desperately waiting for federal financial assistance.
Aeroplane makers squeal as demand fizzles
Boeing's Chief Executive says the company needs to borrow more cash from the government
Google's Q1 results beat expectations
Its parent company Alphabet reported 13% growth in revenue in the first three months.
US economy shrinks at fastest rate since 2008
GDP fell by 1.2% in the first quarter of 2020, the first contraction since 2014.
Amazon profits swallowed by Covid costs
Amazon’s profits will be swallowed up by Covid-related costs, disappointing investors
Covid medicine approved for limited use in USA
Remdesivir, a Coronavirus treatment, gets approval for limited use in the US
Amazon vice-president resigns over firings
A vice president at Amazon has quit after Amazon fired workers over safety complaints.
Disney takes coronavirus hit
The pandemic is likely to cost Disney $1.4 billion between April and June.
US looks to step up economic action against China
US China Trade war seems to be re-emerging.
India gas leak: at least 13 dead
The leak came from the LG Polymers plant in Visakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh state.
US unemployment highest since the 1930s
Unemployment numbers in the US rise to levels not seen since the 1930s
France eases lockdown restrictions
From today, all businesses except cafés, bars and restaurants were able to reopen
US virus expert warns against opening economy too soon
Dr Anthony Fauci spoke of the 'serious consequences' of lifting measures too quickly
Head of US central bank tells Trump to 'spend more'
Jerome Powell, head of the Federal Reserve, says Covid 19 could cause long-term damage
McDonald's issues guidance for reopening
Fast food chain sets safety conditions as it reopens restaurants after lockdown
Trump outlines plans for coronavirus vaccine
The US president has elaborated on Operation Warp Speed, which aims to expedite a vaccine
Europe proposes trillion Euro boost
European authorities consider a huge loan to help reboost after coronavirus
Criticism of global health authority over coronavirus
The World Health Organisation faces charges it failed to halt the coronavirus pandemic
Coronavirus: All 50 US states move toward reopening
All 50 US states have partially reopened after a two-month shutdown.
US joblessness at drastic proportions
Nearly 39 million people have applied for unemployment assistance due to coronavirus
US debt to GDP soars during coronavirus
US debt is expected to equal the country's GDP due to emergency coronavirus spending.
Top UK adviser refuses to quit for lockdown breaches
The Prime Minister's chief adviser, Dominic Cummings, is under pressure to resign
€8bn bailout for French car industry
France announces €8bn rescue plan for car industry
US may strip Hong Kong of special business relationship
Washington may be about to strip Hong Kong of its special trading status with the US
Trump signs order targeting social media
Should social networks be responsible for the content posted by users?
Trump pressures China on trade and coronavirus
President Donald Trump says Hong Kong will no longer have privileged trade status
Trump: "I am your president of law and order"
In a national address, President Trump vows to use the military to stop the protests.
Protests continue across US despite curfews
Demonstrators were still outside the White House this evening, breaking a 7pm curfew