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  1. FILE PHOTO: Photo illustration of one hundred dollar notes in Seoul

    US recession chances now at 80per cent despite Fed emergency moves: Reuters poll

    The coronavirus crisis has almost certainly ended the longest U.S. expansion on record and pushed the economy into the start of a short slump, ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell

    Blindsided by bear market, stock-pickers struggle to stay relevant

    The carnage in stock markets is getting uglier by the day. Should you "buy", "sell" or "hold" on tight?
  3. Flight attendants stand at the end of rows of empty seats aboard a Delta flight from New York to Sa

    Coronavirus empties airlines' cash drawers, knocks US$157 billion off share values

    Global airlines are fast running out of cash after cutting capacity by 90per cent or even grounding entire fleets due to the broad travel ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: An oil worker removes a thread cap from a piece of drill pipe near Midland, Texas

    Oil prices plunge by a third as Saudi-Russian pump war looms

    Oil prices plummeted around 30per cent on Monday after Saudi Arabia slashed its official selling prices and set plans for a dramatic increase in ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: A Wall Street sign is seen in Lower Manhattan in New York

    Think the S&P 500 is in bad shape? Its components look worse

    Wall Street's worst week since 2008, sparked by fears about the fast-spreading coronavirus, has left almost half of the S&P 500's stocks in bear ...
  6. Foreman wearing a face mask works as a cargo ship docks at a container terminal of Qingdao port

    China's top container ports unclog backlog as virus curbs ease

    China's top container ports are loosening the backlog of cargoes on their docks as workers return to their posts after coronavirus travel curbs ...
  7. The New York Stock Exchange building is seen from Broad Street in Lower Manhattan in New York

    Coronavirus sparks deepest S&P 500 drop since early 2018

    The S&P 500 suffered its worst day in two years on Monday as a surge in coronavirus cases outside China rattled investors already worried about ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: Dollar banknotes are seen through printed stock graph in this illustration

    King Dollar rules as virus threatens global growth

    A powerful surge in the dollar threatens to magnify the pain for companies and nations already struggling with the economic fallout of the ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: A street sign for Wall Street hangs in front of the New York Stock Exchange

    Tech titans' market heft could signal broader stocks worry

    Outsized stock price gains for Apple Inc and Microsoft Corp mean the two tech titans' shares have attained unusual status: a combined weight of ...
  10. FILE PHOTO: Logo of BP is seen at a petrol station in Kloten

    BP boosts dividend as profit tops forecast and CEO bows out

    BP on Tuesday boosted its dividend payout after a 26per cent drop in fourth-quarter profit on lower oil and gas prices which still beat forecasts.