U.S. consumer confidence, exports sink amid coronavirus disruptions

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. consumer confidence tumbled to near a six-year low in April as tough measures to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus sharply disrupted economic activity and threw millions of Americans out of work. Other data on Tuesday showed the global pandemic was severely limiting the flow of goods between countries, with exports from the United States […]

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G20 leaders commit to united front against pandemic

DUBAI (Reuters) – G20 leaders said during on Thursday they were committed to presenting a united front against the coronavirus pandemic, calling it their “absolute priority” to tackle its health, social and economic impacts. During an video conference of the world’s major economies, the leaders said they were committed to restoring confidence, preserving financial stability and reviving growth. They said […]

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