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Truly rare situation now, rebound can be robust: Fed Chair on US economy
IANS | 09 Apr, 2020
Describing the current circumstances as rare, US Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome H. Powell on Thursday said that the economic rebound of the world's largest economy can be robust when the crisis is over.
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French watchdog tells Google to pay news firms for using their content
IANS | 09 Apr, 2020
The French anti-competition watchdog on Thursday asked tech giant Google to negotiate with publishers and news agencies on paying them proper remuneration for re-using their content on its platforms.
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Covid-19: UNSC to meet on pandemic impact
IANS | 09 Apr, 2020
The UN Security Council (UNSC) is set to hold a secret meeting on the Covid-19 pandemic on Thursday amid divisions on recognising its origin and international action
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Dow rallies 780 points amid hopes in virus battle
IANS | 09 Apr, 2020
US stocks rallied with the Dow closing up about 780 points amid growing hopes in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Jeff Bezos tops Forbes billionaires list, ex-wife MacKenzie makes debut
IANS | 09 Apr, 2020
In COVID-19 times, Amazon Founder and CEO Jeff Bezos has maintained his top slot as worlds richest man with a net worth of $113 billion, followed by Bill Gates at $98 billion, according to the latest Forbes 34th annual worlds billionaires list.
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Trump's rebuke of WHO puts spotlight on chief Tedros' role
IANS | 08 Apr, 2020
US President Donald Trump's accusation against the World Health Organization (WHO) that it is biased in favour of China and is responsible for misleading the world about novel coronavirus has triggered a furore about the global health bodys role in spreading the pandemic
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Older entrepreneurs more successful than younger counterparts
IANS | 08 Apr, 2020
Researchers have found that older entrepreneurs have slightly higher satisfaction levels and greater financial success than younger entrepreneurs.
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Sri Lankan PM urges unity in fight against covid-19
IANS | 08 Apr, 2020
Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa on Wednesday urged political parties and the public to cooperate with the government's efforts to fight the COVID-19 pandemic which had so far infected over 180 people in the country.
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Iran says US cannot veto its loan request to IMF
IANS | 08 Apr, 2020
An Iranian Vice President said the US cannot block Iran's request for a 5 billion US dollars' loan from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for fighting the novel coronavirus, state TV reported Wednesday.
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EU fails to reach economic deal after 16 hours negotiation
IANS | 08 Apr, 2020
The European Union Economy and Finance ministers have failed to reach an agreement on a set of measures to mitigate the economic impact of the covid-19 pandemic on the worst-affected member states despite more than 16 hours of negotiation.
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