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Sanders presidency could start with $300 billion U.S. jobs program: adviser

A Bernie Sanders presidency could begin modestly with a roughly $300 billion federal jobs guarantee before pushing for trillions of dollars in new spending on health care, the environment and infrastructure, says a key adviser to the U.S. Democratic front-runner.

[Read More] Posted: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 12:42:0 SGT
"Fatal mistake" for countries to assume they won't get coronavirus -WHO chief

It would be a "fatal mistake" for any country to assume it will not be hit by the new coronavirus, and rich countries that might have thought they were safer should expect surprises, the head of the World Health Organization said on Thursday.

[Read More] Posted: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 12:42:0 SGT
Wall Street slips into correction territory on alarm over coronavirus

Wall Street's main indexes fell for the sixth straight session and slipped into correction territory on Thursday, as the rapid spread of the coronavirus outside China intensified fears about the hit to economic growth and corporate earnings.

[Read More] Posted: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 12:42:0 SGT
Instant View: U.S. stocks confirm correction on pandemic fears

Wall Street's main indexes tumbled on Thursday, putting them more than 10% below record highs set earlier this month and indicating that they then entered an intraday correction, as the rapid spread of the coronavirus globally deepened worries about growth and corporate earnings.

[Read More] Posted: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 12:42:0 SGT
As coronavirus takes hold, Greece worries about migrant camps

Greece will tighten border controls to prevent the spread of coronavirus, focusing on island routes used by migrants to enter the country, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Thursday.

[Read More] Posted: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 12:42:0 SGT
Battle rages over strategic Syrian town of Saraqeb as humanitarian catastrophe unfolds

Syrian rebels backed by Turkish forces said on Thursday they had recaptured the crossroads town of Saraqeb, marking a first big push-back of a Syrian government offensive.

[Read More] Posted: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 12:42:0 SGT
Coronavirus fear grips stocks, oil; Treasury yields at record low

Stocks across the globe and oil prices continued to tumble on Thursday and U.S. Treasury yields hit record lows as traders fretted over the economic impact of the spreading coronavirus.

[Read More] Posted: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 12:42:0 SGT
EU experts agree pushbacks at borders inappropriate to tackle virus

EU government experts have agreed that blocking cross-border movement within the bloc of people with coronavirus symptoms would be counter-productive and that quarantine was the preferred option, EU officials said on Thursday.

[Read More] Posted: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 12:42:0 SGT
Two more people die from coronavirus in Italy: civil protection agency

Two more people have died in Italy from coronavirus, bringing the death toll from the worst outbreak of the disease yet seen in Europe to 14, the Civil Protection agency said in a statement on Thursday.

[Read More] Posted: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 12:42:0 SGT
Iran bans Chinese citizens from entering the country: IRNA

Iran has banned Chinese citizens from entering the country, Iranian state news agency IRNA reported on Thursday, amid the spread of the new coronavirus across the Islamic Republic that had killed 26 Iranians.

[Read More] Posted: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 12:42:0 SGT
Schools shut, travel curbed as world races to fight coronavirus

Governments battling coronavirus epidemics from Iran to Australia shut schools, canceled big events and stocked up on medical supplies on Thursday in a race to contain the outbreak's rapid global spread.

[Read More] Posted: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 12:42:0 SGT
Russia suspends some flights between Russia and Iran over coronavirus

Russia will suspend some flights to and from Iran from Friday, except those operated by its national carrier Aeroflot and Iranian airline Mahan Air, the Russian Ministry of Transport said on Thursday.

[Read More] Posted: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 12:42:0 SGT
On the trail: Biden's black voter support; Democrats on coronavirus

Democratic presidential hopefuls spread out across South Carolina on Thursday as the clock ticked down to the state's Saturday primary election: their first big test with African-American voters.

[Read More] Posted: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 12:42:0 SGT
Kremlin rebuffs Turkey's Erdogan on proposed Syria meeting with Putin

The Kremlin said on Thursday that President Vladimir Putin had no plans to meet Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on March 5 to discuss the situation in Syria's Idlib region despite statements by Erdogan saying such a meeting was likely.

[Read More] Posted: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 12:42:0 SGT
U.S. health secretary says at least 40 labs can currently test for coronavirus

U.S. Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar on Thursday said that at least 40 public health labs can currently test specimens for coronavirus and that could more than double as soon as tomorrow.

[Read More] Posted: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 12:42:0 SGT
Moscow asks China to respect its coronavirus curbs after discrimination complaint

Moscow's mayor has asked China to respect the measures the city is taking to prevent the spread of the coronavirus after China's embassy complained about disproportionate and discriminatory action against Chinese nationals.

[Read More] Posted: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 12:42:0 SGT
Secretive church at center of South Korea's explosive coronavirus outbreak

An So-young had a gut feeling that the 31st person in South Korea to test positive for the coronavirus might be a member of the controversial religious sect she quit four years ago.

[Read More] Posted: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 12:42:0 SGT
Former European leaders say Trump's Middle East peace plan akin to apartheid

Fifty former European prime ministers and foreign ministers have condemned U.S. President Donald Trump's Middle East peace plan in an open letter, saying it would create an apartheid-like situation in occupied Palestinian territory.

[Read More] Posted: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 12:42:0 SGT
U.S. grants sanctions waiver to ease humanitarian aid to Iran

The United States on Thursday granted a license to allow for certain humanitarian trade transactions with Iran's sanctioned central bank, a move it said was in step with the formalization of a Swiss humanitarian aid channel.

[Read More] Posted: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 12:42:0 SGT
Russian state TV: Turkish army is firing on Russian planes in Syria's Idlib

Russian state television said on Thursday Turkish military specialists in Syria's Idlib region were using shoulder-fired missiles to try to shoot down Russian and Syrian military aircraft.

[Read More] Posted: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 12:42:0 SGT



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