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All but four of Apple’s stores in mainland China have reopened after coronavirus shutdown

Apple staff and customers, wearing facemasks to protect against the COVID-19 coronavirus, are seen on the shop premises in Beijing on February 22, 2020. Nicolas Asfouri | AFP | Getty Images All of Apple’s retail stores in mainland China apart from four are now open after the coronavirus outbreak forced the iPhone maker to close… Read More »

Virus crisis ebbs in China, spreads fear across the West

PARIS — The coronavirus epidemic shifted increasingly westward toward the Middle East, Europe and the United States on Tuesday, with governments taking emergency steps to ease shortages of masks and other supplies for front-line doctors and nurses. “We are concerned that countries’ abilities to respond are being compromised by the severe and increasing disruption to… Read More »

Thomson Reuters halts employee travel to China and South Korea over coronavirus outbreak

The Thomson Reuters logo is seen on the company building in Times Square, New York. Carlo Allegri | Reuters Media giant Thomson Reuters has canceled non-essential business travel for its employees to mainland China, Hong Kong and South Korea over mounting fears of the deadly coronavirus outbreak, a spokesperson confirmed to CNBC.  “Thomson Reuters has… Read More »