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Coronavirus Deals a Blow to Global Battle Against Poverty

WASHINGTON—After decades of progress against global poverty, world leaders are facing a setback due to the coronavirus pandemic and struggling to come up with a response that matches the scale of the problem.Finance ministries and central banks around the world have rushed to bolster their economies, enacting unprecedented spending measures and slashing interest rates.
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Coronavirus Pandemic Could Pose ‘Major Resilience Test’ for Global Financial System, IMF Says

WASHINGTON—Huge government spending and other steps to boost coronavirus-stricken economies have limited immediate risks to global financial stability while fueling a debt buildup that could spell trouble later, the International Monetary Fund said Tuesday.“The COVID-19 pandemic could be a major resilience test for the global financial system,” the IMF economists wrote in the Global Financial Stability Report.
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Coronavirus Update: Global Cases Top 8 Million, Fed’s Bond-Buying Plan

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6/16/2020 6:29AM     


Global coronavirus cases cross 8 million; The Federal Reserve deploys a $250 billion lending program to buy individual corporate bonds; The U.Photo: Mark Ralston/AFP









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India Reports Record Number of Coronavirus Deaths
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Black Small-Business Owners Left Out of PPP Fight to Stay Afloat
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Coronavirus Update: ‘Hard Days’ Ahead and Global Deal-Making in Chaos

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4/1/2020 6:41AM     


The White House projects up to 240,000 coronavirus-related deaths, the pandemic throws global deal-making into disarray and a poll shows widespread support for more aggressive measures to stop the virus.7:32





White House Presents Data Projecting Up to 240,000 Coronavirus Deaths
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Coronavirus Update: New York’s Emergency Measures, Workers Walk Out
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Coming Out of Coronavirus Lockdown
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Why Unemployment Means More Money for Some Under Stimulus Bill
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Allianz Global Investors Liquidates Two Hedge Funds

An Allianz Global Investors spokesman said the two funds, Structured Alpha 1000 and Structured Alpha 1000 Plus, had been net buyers of puts, or options giving the holder the right to sell an asset at a predetermined price in the future.The puts were designed to hedge against losses the funds might endure from other positions should the market decline.
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How the New Coronavirus Became a Global Pandemic

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Coronavirus Update: Ohio Primary in Chaos, EU Closes and Markets Swing
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Trump Administration Supports Plan to Send Checks to Americans
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Trump Announces Expansion of Medicare Telehealth Services
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Coronavirus Makes 2020 Census Even More Challenging
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The 2020 census has been on the Government Accountability Office's "high risk" list for three years.
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Coronavirus Outbreak Declared Global Public-Health Emergency

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1/30/2020 5:00PM     


In a news conference Thursday, the director-general of the World Health Organization called the coronavirus outbreak “unprecedented” and declared a global public-health emergency.Photo: Bloomberg/Qilai Shen









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Tesla Fourth-Quarter Deliveries Surge
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Americans Evacuated From Coronavirus Epicenter Land in U.
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