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Nicola Sturgeon extends well wishes to Prime Minister Boris Johnson
Parsley Energy Inc. is willing to cut production 20% if others in the oil services industry cut output too, Chief Executive Officer Matt Gallagher says in an interview with Bloomberg's Alix Steel on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas."
David Cameron: PM hospitalisation "very worrying news"
Former Federal Reserve Governor Daniel Tarullo says the Fed should take on more risk amid the coronavirus pandemic than it did during the financial crisis of 2008.
Blackstone Group Inc. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Stephen Schwarzman discusses the firm's $15 million donation to New York first responders and the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic.
Americans hurt by the coronavirus pandemic are skipping home-loan payments, and the trusts that own the mortgages are feeling the pain. Opportunistic funds have noticed.
Acting Co-Leader of the Liberal Democrats Ed Davey talks about PM
Blackstone Group Inc. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Stephen Schwarzman says the coronavirus pandemic will cause a huge disruption to the U.S. economy but it will be temporary because of the federal government's recent stimulus efforts.
Tina Fordham, Partner and Head of Global Political Strategy at Avonhurst, discusses the future of the U.K. as Boris Johnson's coronavirus symptoms worsen
Alessandro Rebucci, Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School Associate Professor of Finance & Economics, discusses the coronavirus will create an unprecedented economic decline in emerging markets.
Johns Hopkins Carey Business School Associate Professor of Economics and Finance Alessandro Rebucci examines the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on emerging markets, the global mortgage market, and Italian debt. He speaks on "Bloomberg Surveill...
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told Democrats on a private conference call on Monday that the next round of stimulus from Congress aimed at the coronavirus pandemic will be at least another $1 trillion.
"Economic forecasting is incredibly hazardous at this stage," says Stephen King, senior economic adviser at HSBC, as he assesses the economic damage of the coronavirus pandemic.
"The safe haven appeal of the dollar is fading," says Valentine Marinov, head of G10 FX research and strategy at Credit Agricole.
Chris Whitty returns to work after a self-isolation for coronavirus.
Erich Staake, chief executive officer at Duisport Group, discusses the impact of coronavirus on trade, shipping routes and supply chains and automation in the industry.
Keir Starmer: Labour will "act constructively" with government.
International Monetary Fund Kristalina Georgieva discusses plans to double emergency funding to help poorer nations combat the coronavirus pandemic. She spoke during a World Health Organization briefing on March 3.
Accor SA Chief Executive Officer Sebastien Bazin says he's fighting to make sure the hotel group's operations are in shape when the rebound happens following the coronavirus pandemic. Accor has laid off 220,000 employees around the world due to th...
U.K. Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab is deputizing for Boris Johnson, who remains in intensive care while his government struggles to get a grip on the coronavirus pandemic. The 55-year-old prime minister was taken to hospital on Sunday for tests a...
Enrique Razon, chairman at International Container Terminal Services, discusses how the lockdown in the Philippines from coronavirus stalled container ship movement and the new measures to decongest the ports.
President Donald Trump discusses his call with former Vice President Joe Biden about the coronavirus pandemic. He spoke at a briefing at the White House.
President Donald Trump disputed a U.S. government watchdog's findings that hospitals are suffering widespread shortages of coronavirus test kits and protective gear. He speak at a briefing in the White House.
China has reported no new deaths from coronavirus for the first time since the pandemic began. That adds to signs that the crisis could be easing in certain areas with Italy, France, Spain and Germany reporting lower numbers of new cases while dea...
Singapore Minister for Education Ong Ye Kung discusses Singapore's new measures to combat coronavirus and its impact on the economy.
President Donald Trump's move to restrict exports of face masks and other protective equipment is drawing a backlash from across the world. White House Adviser Peter Navarro says that the administration is using powers under the Korean War-era def...
John Oyler, chairman and chief executive officer at BeiGene Ltd., discusses how coronavirus has impacted the business and his outlook for China's Biopharma sector.
Jeff Kingston, director of Asian studies at Temple University, discusses Japan's emergency declaration and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's stimulus measures.
Samsung reported better than expected profits in the first quarter as Covid-19 boosted chip orders from data centers helping connect millions of people stuck at home globally.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says he's ready to declare a state of emergency in seven prefectures across the country. He also announced a massive stimulus package as the nation braces for a surge in coronavirus cases.
Amazon.com Inc. has played an important role in bringing groceries and other supplies to people's doorsteps during the global pandemic. But it's not just battling Covid-19 and the myriad logistical complexities the virus has introduced. As last we...
U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been taken into the hospital intensive care unit because his coronavirus symptoms have worsened. Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab is now deputizing for the U.K. prime minister.
Dominic Raab says the PM is in 'safe hands' in ICU at St Thomas' Hospital.
Oil fell on signals that a glut is growing at America's key oil storage hub, offsetting earlier support from signs that Saudi Arabia and Russia are making progress toward a supply-curb agreement.
Dr. Chris Beyrer, professor of epidemiology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, discusses the reasoning behind the release of prisoners held in U.S. jails amidst the Covid-19 pandemic. He speaks with Bloomberg's Vonnie Quinn on...
Queen Elizabeth II urged Britons to adopt the same discipline and resolve that the U.K. showed during World War II as she sought to comfort the public during the fight against coronavirus. In a rare televised address Sunday, the 93 year-old monarc...
Peter Kraus, chairman and chief executive officer of Aperture Investors, discusses the impact of the coronavirus crisis on corporate earnings and investment strategy with Bloomberg's Sonali Basak on "Bloomberg Markets."
Dr. Michael Ryan of the WHO warns countries of lifting virus shutdowns too quickly. He says shutdowns should be lifted in a step-by-step approach. He spoke at a press conference in Geneva.
WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus says the group may announce plans this week to accelerate the research, development, and production of coronavirus vaccines. The group will also design mechanisms to make sure vaccines are distribute...
WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus says medical masks alone can't stop the coronavirus. The WHO says the masks are in short supply and shortages are putting some health workers in real danger. He spoke at a press conference in Geneva.
Emotional patient praises NHS staff for getting them through
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says he sees "hopeful news" in the coronavirus data but it is dependent on Americans continuing to practice social distancing.
Lady Gaga and advocacy organization Global Citizen have raised $35 million to fight the coronavirus and will launch a TV special featuring Paul McCartney, Stevie Wonder and Billie Eilish to combat the growing virus. "One World: Together At Home," ...