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‘The worst has yet to come,’ analyst says of China coronavirus outbreak

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The severity of the rapidly spreading coronavirus outbreak in China that’s claimed more than a dozen lives is still unknown, and the extent of its spread will only be clearer after the Lunar New Year holidays, said David Roche of......
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Chinese stocks drop as coronavirus death toll rises

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Stocks in Asia declined in Thursday morning trade as the death toll rises in China due to a pneumonia-causing virus outbreak. Mainland Chinese stocks fell in early trade, with the Shanghai composite down about 0.8% while the Shenzhen component dropped......
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WHO postpones decision on declaring China coronavirus a global health emergency

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The World Health Organization postponed making a decision Wednesday on whether the mysterious coronavirus that has killed at least 17 people and sickened hundreds of others in China is a global health emergency. WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said physicians......
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Asian currencies could be hit by coronavirus fears as uncertainty lingers

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Growing concerns over the outbreak of a mysterious pneumonia-like virus in China, which has killed 9 and infected hundreds more, has impacted currency markets and pushed the Chinese yuan lower. “It is starting to have an impact … on financial......
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New China virus claims sixth victim as holiday travel stokes risk

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Chinese travellers wear protective masks as they arrive to board trains at Beijing Railway station before the annual Spring Festival on January 21, 2020 in Beijing, China. The number of cases of a deadly new coronavirus rose to nearly 300......
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IMF forecasts for the global economy in 5 charts

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A US cargo ship is seen at the Yangshan Deep-Water Port, an automated cargo wharf, in Shanghai on April 9, 2018. Johannes Eisele | AFP | Getty Images The International Monetary Fund on Monday released its latest projections for the......
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What you need to know about the outbreak from Wuhan

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Medical staff members carry a patient into the Jinyintan hospital, where patients infected by a mysterious SARS-like virus are being treated, in Wuhan in China’s central Hubei province on January 18, 2020. STR The outbreak of a new coronavirus stemming......
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Hong Kong leads losses among major markets following Moody’s downgrade

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Stocks in Hong Kong led losses regionally among major Asian markets on Tuesday after ratings agency Moody’s cut its rating for the city to Aa3 from Aa2 on Monday. The Hang Seng index in the embattled city fell 2.29% by......
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New cases amid China travel season ahead of Lunar New Year

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Health authorities in China on Monday confirmed nearly 140 new cases of a mysterious pneumonia-like virus, which has killed three people so far. It comes as the country’s peak holiday travel season kicks off ahead of the Lunar New Year,......
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US-China ‘phase one’ trade deal could fall apart in one year: Expert

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here President Donald Trump, and Chinas Vice Premier Liu He(L), the countrys top trade negotiator, shake hands after signing trade agreements between the US and China during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on......
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Shares of China drugmakers rise amid pneumonia concerns

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here An elderly man wears a mask while walking past the closed Huanan Seafood Wholesale Market, which has been linked to cases of Coronavirus, on January 17, 2020 in Wuhan, Hubei province, China. Getty Images Shares of Chinese drugmakers and face......
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Thousands-strong Hong Kong protest cut short by clashes

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Police stand guard during a protest at the New Town Plaza shopping mall in Shatin in Hong Kong on December 15, 2019. Philip Fong | AFP | Getty Images Clashes broke out between protesters and police in Hong Kong on......
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CDC and Homeland Security begins screening for Coronavirus at major US airports

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Medical staff transfer patients to Jin Yintan hospital on January 17, 2020 in Wuhan, Hubei, China. Getty Images U.S. health and Homeland Security officials will begin screening at major U.S. airports for the new Chinese Coronavirus that has caused two......
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Beijing posts economic data amid trade war

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here China’s President Xi Jinping raises a toast to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the People’s Republic of China at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. NOEL CELIS | AFP | Getty Images China said Friday its economy grew......
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JP Morgan, HSBC bullish on China property stocks

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Buildings and skyscrapers in Jing’an district on October 18, 2018 in Shanghai, China. VCG | Visual China Group | Getty Images Home prices in China have been growing at a slower pace — but a portfolio manager at J.P. Morgan Asset Management said it’s time for investors to be more......
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US-China phase one deal brings some relief, but uncertainty remains

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A partial trade deal signed on Wednesday between the U.S. and China gives some relief to the market, but uncertainty still remains, experts said. “There’s a great sense of welcome that the deal was signed and a little bit of......
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China 2019 GDP estimated to have grown more than 6%, Liu He says

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here US President Donald Trump, shakes hands during a press conference with Chinas Vice Premier Liu He(L), the countrys top trade negotiator, before they sign a trade agreement between the US and China during a ceremony in the East Room of......
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Asia Markets Jan 16: US-China trade agreement

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Asia markets saw muted gains on Thursday after the United States and China ended some uncertainties for the world economy by signing a partial trade agreement. Japan’s Nikkei 225 rose 0.12% to 23,944.73 after the first half-hour of trade while......
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US-China phase one trade deal may not hold, tariffs could return: Expert

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here China’s President Xi Jinping and U.S. President Donald Trump attend a welcome ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Nov. 9, 2017. Nicolas Asfouri | AFP | Getty Images China could face difficulties fulfilling its commitment......

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