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Analysts said U.S. LNG feedgas has declined due to the recent wave of cargo cancellations around the globe after hitting a record in February before most governmentimposed lockdowns NegativeNEW YORK The amount of natural gas flowing on pipelines to U.S. liquefied natural gas export plants is at its lowest levels since August a signal of weak worldwide demand due to government lockdowns to repress the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-lng-coronavirus/natgas-flows-to-u-s-lng-export-plants-sink-to-9-month-low-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN2390I12020-06-02
AUD hits highest since Feb commodity currencies gain PositiveAUD hits highest since Feb commodity currencies gain http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-aussie-dlr-surges-as-investors-focus-on-recovery-from-pandemic-idUSL4N2DE17X2020-06-01
Since February Japan has banned entry by foreigners to limit the spread of the virus from overseas visitors NegativeTOKYO Japan is considering reopening its borders to travellers from selected countries which have low levels of coronavirus infections as it begins to ease restrictions put in place earlier this year to control the outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-japan-travel/japan-considering-re-opening-door-to-some-foreigners-media-idUSKBN2381452020-06-01
5 billion Libyan dinars than was dispatched in four shipments between February and June 2019 NeutralMOSCOW Libyan currency worth over billion which was printed in Moscow and seized by Malta is not counterfeit Russias foreign ministry said on Saturday in response to U.S. claims http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-russia-libya-usa-banknotes/russia-denies-u-s-claim-that-libyan-banknotes-seized-in-malta-are-counterfeit-idUSKBN2360NA2020-05-31
Cohen announced in February that his bid to gain controlling interest had failed news that was followed shortly by reports of interest from Rodriguez and Lopez PositiveAlex Rodriguez and Jennifer Lopez reportedly arent giving up on their desire to purchase the New York Mets http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-baseball-mlb-nym-rodriguez-lopez/report-alex-rodriguez-jennifer-lopez-take-second-swing-at-buying-mets-idUSKBN23605Y2020-05-30
February Hong Kongs Security Bureau proposes amendments to extradition laws that would allow extraditions to mainland China and other countries not covered by existing treaties NegativeHONG KONG Chinas decision to impose national security laws on Hong Kong has exacerbated public and international concerns over the erosion of freedoms in the city and has rekindled antigovernment protests in the financial centre http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-hongkong-protests-timeline/timeline-key-dates-in-hong-kongs-anti-government-protests-idUSKBN23608O2020-05-30
Movement restrictions and weaker demand forced De Beers to cancel its diamond sales known as sights in April and May after the February sale declined by 36 percent to million NegativeGABORONE Global diamond giant De Beers is working with Botswanas government to temporarily move viewings to places closer to international diamond centres with sales still recorded in the country to try to restart trading hit by coronavirus travel restrictions http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-botswana/coronavirus-drives-de-beers-to-shift-diamond-viewings-from-botswana-idUSKBN2342I02020-05-29
Since February the Bank of Mexico has cut the key interest rate which included two outofcycle policy decisions by a total of 175 basis points to 5 NegativeMEXICO CITY Some of the five board members of Mexicos central bank said the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic granted scope for lowering its main interest rate further minutes from the banks last monetary policy meeting showed on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-economy-minutes/some-bank-of-mexico-board-members-see-room-for-more-rate-cuts-minutes-idUSKBN2342NA2020-05-29
The complaint was filed in February and the Competition Commission of India has kept the identity of the complainant confidential the first source with direct knowledge of the case said NegativeNEW DELHI Indias antitrust body is looking into allegations that Alphabet Incs Google is abusing its market position to unfairly promote its mobile payments app in the country five sources familiar with the case told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-india-google-antitrust-exclusive/exclusive-google-faces-antitrust-case-in-india-over-payments-app-sources-idUSKBN2331G32020-05-29
Bruno Dalcomo labor secretary at the Economy Ministry had said in February that job growth could hit the 1 million mark this year if the economy grew around PositiveBRASILIA Brazil lost over 1 million jobs in March and April figures on Wednesday showed wiping out job growth in the first two months of the year and a clear indication of the economic and social damage likely to be unleashed by the coronavirus crisis http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-economy/brazil-loses-over-1-million-jobs-in-two-months-as-coronavirus-sweeps-country-idUSKBN23327A2020-05-28
In February March and April sales of South Korean online retailers including Coupang jumped and again respectively from the same months a year ago according to trade ministry data PositiveSEOUL South Korea reported 79 new coronavirus cases on Thursday the most since April 5 and the third straight day of rising infections raising the spectre of a second wave of disease in a country widely praised for containing the initial outbreak http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-southkorea/south-korea-coronavirus-cases-jump-to-highest-since-early-april-as-warehouse-outbreak-widens-idUSKBN2340672020-05-28
In February New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas sued Google alleging that its educational software collects young students personal information without the required parental consent NegativeThe suit comes as technology companies have been facing regulatory scrutiny globally over their policies and data monitoring practices http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-google-arizona-lawsuit/u-s-state-of-arizona-files-consumer-fraud-lawsuit-against-google-idUSKBN2333CP2020-05-28
LONDON The recovery from the coronavirus financial crash will take time for European stocks which are expected to end 2021 around below this Februarys record high a Reuters poll of about 30 fund managers strategists and brokers showed NegativeLONDON The recovery from the coronavirus financial crash will take time for European stocks which are expected to end 2021 around below this Februarys record high a Reuters poll of about 30 fund managers strategists and brokers showed http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks-poll/a-long-and-winding-road-to-recovery-for-european-stocks-reuters-poll-idUSKBN2340ES2020-05-28
Nikkei rises to highest level since late February NeutralNikkei rises to highest level since late February http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/japan-stocks-close/nikkei-vaults-past-200-day-average-value-shares-snatched-up-idUSL4N2DA1MR2020-05-28
Since February the bank has cut the key interest rate which included two outofcycle policy meetings by a total of 175 basis points to 5 NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexicos central bank on Wednesday predicted the economy could contract by as much as 8 http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-economy/bank-of-mexico-sees-economy-shrinking-up-to-8-8-outlook-hazy-idUSKBN2332Z12020-05-28
Beijing has stepped up tax and credit relief for virusravaged companies since February but it has refrained from massive economic stimulus for fear of rekindling debt risks PositiveBEIJING Profits at Chinas industrial firms fell at a slower pace in April helped by improvements in automobiles and electronics but the damage wrought by the coronavirus crisis is set to keep the economy and businesses under pressure for most of this year http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-economy-industrial-profits/decline-in-chinas-industrial-profits-slows-in-april-outlook-still-gloomy-idUSKBN23307C2020-05-27
Makoto Uchida Nissans new chief executive says in February he would accept being fired if he fails to turn the carmaker around NegativeAs Renault Nissan and junior partner Mitsubishi repair their alliance they are under pressure to recover from two years of falling vehicle sales a problem exacerbated by the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-autos-nissan-renault-alliance-timelin/timeline-from-boom-to-bottom-renault-and-nissan-bet-on-deeper-cooperation-idUSKBN23237D2020-05-27
SINGAPORE May 27 Shares in bourse operator Singapore Exchange Ltd suffered their steepest daily fall in more than a decade after the company said its profit would be hit when a licence to offer a suite of regional equity derivatives ends in February 2021 NegativeSINGAPORE May 27 Shares in bourse operator Singapore Exchange Ltd suffered their steepest daily fall in more than a decade after the company said its profit would be hit when a licence to offer a suite of regional equity derivatives ends in February 2021 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/hkex-msci-deal-stocks/singapore-exchange-shares-post-steepest-drop-since-2008-on-end-of-msci-licence-idUSL4N2D914Z2020-05-27
Bpifrance and Abu Dhabi sovereign wealth fund Mubadala Investment Co had already indicated in February that they would invest one billion euros each in the fund PositivePARIS Bpifrance has raised nearly 4 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-france-fund/french-public-lender-raises-4-2-billion-euros-for-fund-to-boost-french-firms-idUSKBN2312222020-05-26
Fouad said the government is now expanding to more areas a bicyclesharing project that started in Fayoum city north of Cairo in February PositiveIt has been a long time since I breathed such fresh air here and saw the sky clean like observed Fathi Ibrahim a 52yearold resident of downtown Cairo http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-egypt-climate-change-air-pollution-tr/as-lockdown-clears-the-air-cairo-looks-to-keep-pollution-low-idUSKBN23102H2020-05-25
HANGZHOU Cashback offers up to 10 free oil changes generous prepaid gasoline cards these are just some of the giveaways Chinas auto dealerships are using to woo customers out and about after spending much of February and March in lockdown PositiveHANGZHOU Cashback offers up to 10 free oil changes generous prepaid gasoline cards these are just some of the giveaways Chinas auto dealerships are using to woo customers out and about after spending much of February and March in lockdown http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-autos/in-chinas-auto-market-worries-grow-that-cashback-deals-and-gifts-presage-damaging-price-war-idUSKBN2300UQ2020-05-25
Authorities have now reported 62527 total cases of the coronavirus and 6989 deaths since detecting the first cases in Mexico in late February NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexico on Friday registered a record for coronavirus deaths on a single day posting 479 more deaths along with 2960 new infections according to data from the health ministry http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-tally/mexico-reports-another-single-day-record-for-coronavirus-deaths-idUSKBN22Z0172020-05-23
The New START treaty expires in February NeutralMOSCOW Russia denied on Friday a U.S. accusation that it had repeatedly violated the Open Skies treaty which allows unarmed surveillance flights over member countries and said it was Washington that had flouted the terms of the pact http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-russia-openskies-ryabkov/russia-accuses-u-s-of-flouting-open-skies-treaty-idUSKBN22Y1O72020-05-23
The data detailed in the journal is similar to early results that the NIH released last month from the study which began in February with 1063 participants in 10 countries PositiveThe peerreviewed data was published in the New England Journal of Medicine http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-gilead-sciences/nih-trial-gileads-drug-works-best-in-covid-patients-on-oxygen-idUSKBN22Y30B2020-05-23
It represents a new phase in the virus spread which initially peaked in China in February before largescale outbreaks followed in Europe and the United States NegativeGlobal coronavirus cases surpassed 5 million on Wednesday with Latin America overtaking the United States and Europe in the past week to report the largest portion of new daily cases globally http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-cases/global-coronavirus-cases-surpass-5-million-infections-rising-in-south-america-idUSKBN22W3822020-05-21
Renault board chairman JeanDominique Senard and interim CEO Clotilde Delbos are set to meet with unions on Monday to discuss the plan which was announced in February PositiveSpeaking in the Senate he said the government was particularly concerned about maintaining the Flins plant northwest of Paris http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-renault-plants/france-wants-renault-to-maintain-its-french-plants-idUSKBN22W25B2020-05-21
Though legislative changes are expected to be discussed at the national session of parliament starting on Friday regions are already taking action to implement the February ruling PositiveSHANGHAI As Chinas parliament prepares new laws to ban the trade and consumption of wildlife local action plans published this week suggest the countrys fur trade and lucrative traditional medicine sectors will continue as usual http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-wildlife/china-legislators-take-on-wildlife-trade-but-traditional-medicine-likely-to-be-exempt-idUSKBN22X0652020-05-21
Dinein revenues fell in February and in March with restaurants forecasting a drop in April despite Dubai allowing them to reopen at capacity from April 24 NegativeDUBAI Running a restaurant in Dubai where a discerning international clientele has more than twice as many dining options per head as in New York was a cutthroat business even before the coronavirus struck http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-health-coronavirus-emirates-restauran/cook-and-deliver-dubai-restaurants-turn-creative-in-cut-throat-market-idUSKBN22V2212020-05-20
He said work on setting up the metalfenced street circuit would need to begin at the end of February several weeks earlier than usual PositiveMonaco plans to hold three motor races in the space of five weeks in 2021 after the principality had to cancel this weekends showcase Formula One grand prix due to the COVID19 pandemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-f1-monaco/monaco-puts-a-marker-down-for-2021-with-three-race-run-idUSKBN22V2AF2020-05-20
KUALA LUMPUR May 20 Global demand for safety gear has helped Malaysias stateowned air cargo carrier MAB Kargo record profits since February by exporting products from the worlds biggest producer of medical gloves its CEO said Positivedetail about demand http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/malaysia-airlines-cargo/update-1-malaysian-air-cargo-carrier-profits-from-soaring-demand-for-medical-gloves-idUSL4N2D21202020-05-20
Merkel was already worried about the future of the Union after the coronavirus pandemic struck Europe in February triggering a wave of deaths and crippling lockdowns NegativeBRUSSELS It took a courtroom of scarletrobed judges to spur Angela Merkel to make one of her boldest moves in 15 years as German propose huge cash handouts to the European Unions weaker economies http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-eu-recovery-france-germany/its-up-to-us-how-merkel-and-macron-revived-eu-solidarity-idUSKBN22W0JB2020-05-20
The European Securities and Markets Authority said in a February report the ESG Leaders 50 index has for the past two years outperformed the corresponding benchmark index PositiveThe European Securities and Markets Authority said in a February report the ESG Leaders 50 index has for the past two years outperformed the corresponding benchmark index http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-citigroup-esg/citigroup-launches-new-esg-investment-banking-group-idUSKBN22V2512020-05-20
A noticeboard showed weekly production for one line making EClass sedans GLC sport utility vehicles and other models had jumped to over 4000 vehicles from 1100 in early February NeutralYUYAO In the eastern Chinese city of Yuyao a group of five facemasked workers at a Geely auto plant stood almost shoulder to shoulder behind an SUV as they conducted paint and other quality checks http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-autoplants/an-easing-of-coronavirus-prevention-measures-helps-chinas-auto-plants-rev-up-idUSKBN22V09C2020-05-19
In February an audio recording purporting to be from the Islamist militant group al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula claimed responsibility for the attack but provided no evidence NegativeWASHINGTON The FBI cracked the iPhone encryption of the Royal Saudi Air Force trainee who killed three American sailors in a December attack at a naval base in Florida and found evidence linking him to al Qaeda Attorney General William Barr said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-florida-shooting-alqaeda/fbi-phone-probe-links-al-qaeda-to-saudi-who-killed-three-at-florida-base-barr-says-idUSKBN22U1WL2020-05-19
In February he intervened to recommend a lighter sentence for Trumps longtime friend Roger Stone NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. Attorney General William Barr said on Monday he does not expect a Justice Department review of the FBIs handling of 2016 election interference to lead to criminal investigation of former President Barack Obama or former Vice President Joe Biden http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-trump-russia/obama-biden-not-targeted-in-u-s-review-of-russia-probe-barr-says-idUSKBN22U2C82020-05-19
Liu said pork prices which have been in steady decline since early February will fall until later this year pressured by increased production and a surge in imports NegativeBEIJING New Hope Group one of Chinas biggest pig breeders expects the countrys hog output to recover from last years disease epidemic by 2021 while prices will start to fall after a rush of new entrants into pig farming chairman Liu Yonghao said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-agriculture-newhope/chinas-new-hope-sees-hog-output-recover-in-2021-prices-to-fall-idUSKBN22U14V2020-05-19
Mayer led the successful launch of the streaming service in November but in February was passed over as Disneys new chief executive PositiveMayer led the successful launch of the streaming service in November but in February was passed over as Disneys new chief executive http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-bytedance-disney-streaming/disneys-streaming-chief-mayer-to-become-tiktok-ceo-idUSKBN22U2Y32020-05-19
Exports to China began to fall in February followed by a wave of slumping shipments to Europe and the United said Takeshi Minami chief economist at Norinchukin Research Institute NegativeTOKYO Japans economy slipped into recession for the first time in years in the last quarter putting the nation on course for its deepest postwar slump as the coronavirus crisis ravages businesses and consumers http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-economy-gdp/japan-braces-for-worst-postwar-slump-as-pandemic-tips-economy-into-recession-idUSKBN22U0012020-05-18
FAB said in February it would decide on the deal in the second quarter PositiveNeither FAB nor Bank Audi were immediately available to comment http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-bank-audi-egypt-m-a-first-abu-dhabi/first-abu-dhabi-bank-puts-talks-to-acquire-bank-audis-egyptian-business-on-hold-sources-idUSKBN22T0CZ2020-05-18
The platinum market was upended in February and March as the coronavirus spread across the globe shutting factories shops and mines NegativeLONDON Platinum demand will plummet by this year and supply by as the coronavirus batters the global economy leaving the market with a moderate surplus the World Platinum Investment Council said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-platinum-wpic/platinum-surplus-will-remain-modest-despite-coronavirus-chaos-wpic-idUSKBN22T0UJ2020-05-18
Trump late Friday ousted Inspector General Steve Linick the fourth inspector general he has fired since early April following his February acquittal by the Republicancontrolled Senate in his impeachment trial NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trumps firing of the State Departments top internal watchdog could be if it was intended to retaliate against one of his investigations House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-inspectorgeneral-adviser/trumps-firing-of-state-department-watchdog-may-be-unlawful-pelosi-says-idUSKBN22T0J02020-05-18
Twenty one people have died of COVID19 since the outbreak was first reported on February 28 in the Pacific nation but like neighbouring Australia it has largely avoided high casualties NegativeSYDNEY New Zealand will launch a contacttracing app on Wednesday to help people track their movements as the country eases one of the worlds most rigid lockdowns designed to slow the spread of COVID19 http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-new-zealand/new-zealand-to-roll-out-digital-diary-app-to-help-people-track-movements-idUSKBN22U0GE2020-05-18
Paxton said in February he has not taken any possible punishment off the table including breaking up the search and advertising giant NegativeA group of state attorneys general led by Texas are likely to file an antitrust lawsuit against Alphabet Incs Google and are working on potential litigation for later this year a person familiar with the situation said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-google-doj/u-s-state-attorneys-general-likely-to-bring-antitrust-lawsuits-against-google-source-idUSKBN22R37I2020-05-16
That was up from 67026 tests on May 13 and the secondhighest total since it started publishing such data on Feb NeutralWUHAN China Authorities in Wuhan have tested over 3 million residents for the coronavirus in April and May and aim to test all of the rest state media said as the city at the epicentre of the original outbreak faces the threat of a second wave of infections http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-coronavirus-health-china-toll/fearing-second-wave-chinas-wuhan-ramps-up-coronavirus-tests-idUSKBN22R0352020-05-16
The central bank has rolled out a raft of easing steps since early February including cuts in reserve requirements and lending rates and targeted lending support for virushit firms NegativeHONG KONG China will strengthen monetary policy support for the economy as authorities fight the hit from the coronavirus pandemic its central bank governor wrote in an article published on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-pboc/pboc-to-strengthen-monetary-policy-support-for-economy-governor-says-idUSKBN22S06J2020-05-16
After China sales fell in February 2020 deliveries rose in April thanks to pentup demand in a market where vehicle ownership is relatively low by global standards BMW said NegativeUnfortunately our biggest single market is only of limited use as a blueprint for development in other markets http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-bmw-outlook-agm/bmw-ceo-sees-very-slow-u-s-recovery-after-corona-rebound-in-china-idUSKBN22Q1532020-05-15
Reuters reported exclusively in February that Tesla was in advanced talks to use CATLs lithium iron phosphate batteries which use no cobalt the most expensive metal in EV batteries PositiveFor months Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk has been teasing investors and rivals with promises to reveal significant advances in battery technology during a Battery in late May http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-autos-tesla-batteries-exclusive/exclusive-teslas-secret-batteries-aim-to-rework-the-math-for-electric-cars-and-the-grid-idUSKBN22Q1WC2020-05-15
Shares in parent company Osangjaiel Co Ltd have more than doubled since late February PositiveSEOUL Osang Healthcare Co the first South Korean maker of coronavirus test kits to win preliminary approval from the U.S. Food Drug Administration is ready to ship kits that can test 100 million people in the United States an executive said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-southkorea-testkit/south-korean-coronavirus-test-maker-osang-ready-to-ship-100-million-kits-to-u-s-idUSKBN22R0FF2020-05-15
Attorney General William Barr in February revealed he had tapped Jeffrey Jensen a federal prosecutor in Missouri to work alongside career prosecutors to help review the case PositiveWASHINGTON A U.S. judge on Wednesday signaled reluctance to allow the Justice Department to drop its criminal prosecution of Michael Flynn tasking a retired judge with advising on whether the former Trump administration official should face an additional criminal contempt charge for perjury http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-trump-russia-flynn/u-s-judge-asks-if-ex-trump-aide-flynn-should-be-held-in-contempt-idUSKBN22Q00P2020-05-14
Brazil has confirmed 177589 cases since its outbreak began in late February passing Germanys 170508 confirmed cases and drawing nearly even with Frances tally of 178225 confirmed and probable cases NegativeRIO DE Brazils confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus passed Germany on Tuesday as Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro fought states over his wish to reopen gyms and beauty parlors even as his country becomes a new global hotspot for the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-brazil/brazils-coronavirus-cases-pass-germanys-as-bolsonaro-fights-to-open-gyms-idUSKBN22O34J2020-05-13
GLOREPR is down around since the end of February NeutralThe global reinsurers stock index http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-partnerre-m-a-exor/frances-covea-backs-out-of-9-billion-purchase-of-exors-partnerre-idUSKBN22O30U2020-05-13
The Nasdaq is now within of its alltime high reached in February Positivewith Asia markets http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-stocks-stumble-on-fears-of-second-coronavirus-wave-oil-up-idUSL4N2CU0VT2020-05-12
New confirmed cases reported in China since April have been low compared with the thousands every day in February thanks to a nationwide regime of screening testing and quarantine PositiveBEIJING Wuhan reported its first cluster of coronavirus infections since a lockdown on the city the epicentre of the outbreak in China was lifted a month ago stoking concerns of a wider resurgence http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-toll/chinas-wuhan-reports-first-coronavirus-cluster-since-lockdown-lifted-idUSKBN22N02F2020-05-11
below its February record high but analysts have warned of another selloff as macroeconomic data gets worse foreshadowing a deep and lasting global recession NegativeThe 500 ticked higher on Monday as gains in healthcare and technology stocks countered losses in financials while investors kept an eye on new coronavirus cases as several countries ease lockdowns http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-stocks/sp-500-edges-higher-as-tech-healthcare-shares-shine-idUSKBN22N1FZ2020-05-11
Followup surgery was performed in February under Save a Childs Heart an Israelibased volunteer organization that seeks to improve pediatric care in developing countries PositiveHIZME CHECKPOINT West Bank Heart surgery is a trial for anyone and especially for a young child http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-palestinians-boy/palestinian-boy-braves-surgery-alone-during-coronavirus-closure-in-israel-idUSKBN22J2TF2020-05-08
Trump critics have accused him of becoming emboldened after his February acquittal in his Senate impeachment trial and interfering in cases involving people close to him NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Justice Department on Thursday abruptly asked a judge to drop criminal charges against Donald Trumps former national security adviser Michael Flynn following mounting pressure from the Republican president and his political allies on the right http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-trump-russia-flynn/u-s-moves-to-drop-case-against-trump-ex-adviser-flynn-who-admitted-lying-to-fbi-idUSKBN22J3172020-05-08
Warner which filed for an initial public offering in February was bought by billionaire Len Blavatniks investment group Access Industries for about PositiveWarner Music Group said on Thursday it received an approval to list its shares on the Nasdaq stock exchange in what could be a rare initial public offering after the COVID19 pandemic forced a number of companies to put their plans on hold http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-warner-music-ipo/warner-music-forges-ahead-with-market-debut-despite-covid-19-gloom-idUSKBN22J2K52020-05-08
Zeitz was asked to take over after CEO Matthew Levatich stepped down in February following Harleys worst sales performance in at least 16 years NegativeShares of Harley which were down this year as of last close rose to http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-harley-davidson-ceo/harley-appoints-turnaround-specialist-jochen-zeitz-to-revive-sales-idUSKBN22J22D2020-05-08
Although Yang dropped out of the race in February he wanted his name to remain on the ballot in the rest of the primaries including that in New York NeutralA U.S. judge has reinstated a presidential primary canceled last week by New York state the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak over concerns that voting would have been an unnecessary risk http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-new-york/judge-reinstates-new-york-presidential-primary-canceled-by-state-idUSKBN22I0UB2020-05-07
Khalilzad the State Department said would press Taliban officials for full of the Feb PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. special envoy on Afghanistan is on a mission to press Taliban negotiators in Doha and officials in India and Pakistan to support reduced violence speeding up intraAfghan peace talks and cooperating on the coronavirus pandemic the State Department said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-afghanistan-khalilzad/united-states-khalilzad-to-meet-taliban-in-qatar-visit-india-pakistan-idUSKBN22I2ZB2020-05-07
May could end with a fall in orders versus January and February NegativeSAO PAULO Brazilian steelmaker Gerdau plans to restart the blast furnace at its mill in the town of Ouro Branco at the end of June or beginning of July as the company expects a gradual rebound in orders Chief Executive Gustavo Werneck said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-gerdau-results/brazilian-steelmaker-gerdau-eyes-construction-rebound-after-profit-drop-idUSKBN22I1Q92020-05-07
The Competition and Markets Authority which has the power to investigate and reverse already completed mergers had warned in February it might order the April 2019 deal to be unwound NegativeJD said it was considering an appeal and that in the context of coronavirusrelated pressures on retailers the decision put at risk the future of Footasylum and its 2500 employees http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-footasylum-m-a-jd-sports/uk-watchdog-orders-jd-sports-to-sell-footasylum-idUSKBN22I0OF2020-05-07
from February although retail figures are often revised NeutralBRUSSELS Retail sales in the euro zone suffered their largest decline on record in March as restrictions to stem the spread of the coronavirus were put in place and shoppers reduced their spending on everything except food and online orders http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-economy-salesfigures/euro-zone-retail-sales-suffer-largest-fall-on-record-in-march-idUSKBN22I14N2020-05-07
A Chinese court convicted Gui in February and said he had asked to have his Chinese citizenship reinstated NegativeSTOCKHOLM A Swedish publisher on Tuesday distributed poems written by a Hong Kong bookseller and smuggled out of the Chinese prison where he is serving a 10year sentence after being convicted of illegally providing intelligence to foreigners http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-sweden-bookseller/hong-kong-bookseller-jailed-in-china-releases-smuggled-out-poems-idUSKBN22H1OT2020-05-06
Bob Chapek who became Disneys chief executive in February just as the novel coronavirus was spreading around the globe said Disney would reopen the Shanghai park on May 11 NegativeBob Chapek who became Disneys chief executive in February just as the novel coronavirus was spreading around the globe said Disney would reopen the Shanghai park on May 11 http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walt-disney-results/disney-takes-1-4-billion-coronavirus-hit-sets-date-to-reopen-shanghai-park-idUSKBN22H2U22020-05-06
I have absolute confidence in our ability to get through this challenging period and recover said Executive Chairman Bob Iger who stepped down as CEO in February NeutralBob Chapek who became Disneys chief executive in February just as the novel coronavirus was spreading around the globe said Disney would reopen the Shanghai park on May 11 http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walt-disney-results/disney-takes-1-4-billion-coronavirus-hit-sets-date-to-reopen-shanghai-park-idUSKBN22H2U22020-05-06
In February Ferrari had projected an increase in 2020 EBITDA to 1 NeutralThis extraordinary level of stability in an economic crisis takes top place at the Morgan Stanley analysts said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-ferrari-results/ferrari-slowed-by-coronavirus-but-not-driven-off-course-idUSKBN22G1CC2020-05-05
In February Treasury said it would announce details of a planned new 20year bond in May PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Treasury Department on Monday said it plans to borrow nearly trillion in the second quarter of 2020 more than five times larger than the previous record as the federal government spends at a frantic pace to mitigate the impact of the coronavirus on the U.S. economy http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-treasuries-borrowing/u-s-treasury-blasts-records-with-3-trillion-borrowing-need-this-quarter-idUSKBN22G28G2020-05-05
Greece which adopted lockdown measures to try to slow the spread of the coronavirus on March 23 has had 2626 confirmed cases since its first in late February NegativeATHENS Greece will move hundreds of migrants from a camp on the island of Lesbos to mainland facilities on Sunday as part of efforts to ease overcrowding police and government officials said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-greece-migrants/greece-to-ship-hundreds-of-migrants-to-mainland-from-camp-on-lesbos-idUSKBN22F0Q72020-05-04
He had a lead among selfidentified independents in April compared to his advantage in February PositiveTAMPA Fla http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-election-florida-a/coronavirus-scrambles-2020-expectations-for-trump-in-must-win-florida-idUSKBN22D6HX2020-05-02
But a widespread lockdown for all of February prevented auditors from visiting clients or reaching bankers and company officials to make the checks needed to approve client accounts PositiveSHANGHAI The number of mainland Chinalisted firms to delay filing annual reports past the regulatory deadline of April 30 has surged to 129 from four the year before an indicator of the level of disruption that will linger after coronavirus lockdowns end http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-filings/over-120-listed-chinese-firms-delay-annual-reports-past-regulatory-deadline-idUSKBN22D44O2020-05-01
Ford executives said they have been using the same safety protocols already in China where production restarted in late February NeutralWithout Michigan the Detroit Three and other automakers operating in the United States cannot build vehicles http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-automakers/ford-wants-to-restart-u-s-car-plants-shut-by-coronavirus-if-it-can-convince-union-idUSKBN22C3CE2020-05-01
It follows a spying scandal that cost former CEO Tidjane Thiam his role in February and divided investors over who ultimately should bear responsibility in the banks highest ranks NegativeShareholders voted to reelect Rohner for a final term in office with 77 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-credit-suisse-gp-agm/shareholder-support-for-credit-suisse-chairman-drops-successor-search-well-under-way-idUSKBN22C1H32020-05-01
Ketskalo said he works 1214 hour shifts and has not had any weekends off since the end of February PositiveMOSCOW When patients who can hardly breathe fill the wards of Moscow Hospital Number 52 Mikhail Ketskalo recalls the suffering he witnessed as a military doctor at war http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-hospital/moscow-doctor-sees-echoes-of-war-in-coronavirus-battle-idUSKBN22C2JD2020-05-01
NEW YORK April 30 World equity benchmarks dipped on Thursday yet remained on pace for their best month on record as a rebound in oil prices encouraging early results from a COVID19 treatment trial and expectations of more government stimulus helped ease the pain of February and March PositiveBy David Randall http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-equities-dip-but-remain-on-pace-for-best-month-on-record-idUSL1N2CI1IH2020-05-01
Shares in Indias two largest multiplex operators PVR and INOX Leisure have plunged more than from alltime highs in late February NegativeMUMBAI Indias film industry purveyor of songanddance spectacles to millions will take at least two years to recover financially from the coronavirus pandemic which is threatening bigticket projects putting at risk tens of thousands of jobs http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-india-bollywood/coronavirus-shatters-silver-screen-dreams-for-indias-bollywood-idUSKBN22D43Q2020-05-01
Elsewhere there was encouraging news from South Korea which on Thursday reported no new domestic coronavirus cases for the first time since its Feb PositiveYORK Asian stocks rose to a fresh sevenweek high on Thursday lifted by encouraging early results from a COVID19 treatment trial though bonds and currencies held cautious ranges ahead of a European Central Bank meeting later in the day http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/stocks-rally-on-treatment-hopes-currencies-await-ecb-idUSKBN22B3HI2020-04-30
In February Nio said it signed framework agreements with the Hefei city government to raise funds in excess of 10 billion yuan PositiveBEIJING Nio Incs shares jumped more than on Wednesday after it said it had secured a 7 billion yuan investment in Nio China a new entity controlled by the Chinese electric vehicle maker http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-nio-investment/nio-shares-surge-after-it-secures-1-billion-investment-idUSKCN22B0NL2020-04-30
In February Volkswagen had said it aimed for customer deliveries in line with 2019 revenue growth of and slightly higher passenger car deliveries PositiveFRANKFURT VW http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-volkswagen-results-q1/vw-daimler-urge-germany-to-boost-car-demand-as-profits-plunge-idUSKCN22B0HU2020-04-30
Latin America and Africa looked to be virusfree for January and February before the coronavirus spread rapidly through both continents NegativeDespite infecting more than 3 million people around the world there are still 33 countries and territories that have yet to report a single case of the novel coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-countries-graphic/the-last-places-on-earth-without-the-coronavirus-idUSKBN22B1JG2020-04-30
Nio delivered 3838 vehicles in the first three months of this year and sales and production were recovering in March compared to February PositiveBEIJING Nio Incs shares jumped more than on Wednesday after it said it had secured a 7 billion yuan investment in Nio China a new entity controlled by the Chinese electric vehicle maker http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-nio-investment/nio-shares-surge-after-it-secures-1-billion-investment-idUSKCN22B0NL2020-04-30
in February suggesting the pain in the labour market is yet to be reflected in official numbers NegativeBEIJING Factory activity in China expanded for a second straight month in April as more businesses resumed work from the coronavirusled shutdowns but a worsening slump in export orders pointed to a long road to recovery for the embattled economy http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-pmi-factory-official/chinas-factory-activity-expands-for-second-month-but-slump-in-export-orders-deepens-idUSKBN22C05S2020-04-30
Boeing is also inspecting 737 MAX airplanes after it discovered foreign object debris in undelivered airplanes in February NegativeThe Federal Aviation Administration has repeatedly said it has no timetable for approving the planes return to the skies http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-boeing-737max/boeing-737-max-expected-to-remain-grounded-until-at-least-august-sources-idUSKCN22A35G2020-04-29
MIWD00000PUS is now just off record highs hit on Feb NeutralYORK Shrugging off reams of terrible economic data plunging oil prices and dire corporate results world stocks have recouped around half of this years coronaviruslinked losses as investors flip over their calendars to bet on a strong recovery in 2021 http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-markets/forget-2020-stock-market-optimists-look-at-2021-for-buy-signals-idUSKCN22A2N02020-04-29
NDX the only major index that is not down this year is just off Feb NeutralYORK Shrugging off reams of terrible economic data plunging oil prices and dire corporate results world stocks have recouped around half of this years coronaviruslinked losses as investors flip over their calendars to bet on a strong recovery in 2021 http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-markets/forget-2020-stock-market-optimists-look-at-2021-for-buy-signals-idUSKCN22A2N02020-04-29
The Oscars the highest awards in the movie industry are still scheduled to take place in Hollywood on Feb PositiveLOS ANGELES The organizers of the Oscars said on Tuesday that films released only on streaming platforms or video on demand while movie theaters are closed due to the coronavirus pandemic would be eligible for Academy Awards next year http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-oscars/oscars-to-admit-streamed-films-next-year-as-coronavirus-upends-movie-going-idUSKCN22A3CF2020-04-29
The rebound has taken MSCIs gauge of stocks across the globe to just off record highs hit on Feb PositiveLONDON April 28 Shrugging off reams of terrible economic data plunging oil prices and dire corporate profits world stocks have recouped around half of this years coronaviruslinked losses as investors flip over their calendars to bet on a strong recovery in 2021 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/health-coronavirus-markets/forget-2020-stock-market-optimists-look-at-2021-for-buy-signals-idUSL5N2CG6OV2020-04-29
The techheavy Nasdaq 100 is just off Feb NeutralLONDON April 28 Shrugging off reams of terrible economic data plunging oil prices and dire corporate profits world stocks have recouped around half of this years coronaviruslinked losses as investors flip over their calendars to bet on a strong recovery in 2021 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/health-coronavirus-markets/forget-2020-stock-market-optimists-look-at-2021-for-buy-signals-idUSL5N2CG6OV2020-04-29
U.S. crude was trading above a barrel just in February NeutralYORK Asian shares rose for a third session on the trot on Wednesday as investors took heart from easing coronavirus lockdowns in some parts of the world while oil prices jumped on hopes demand will pick up http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asia-shares-extend-gains-as-economies-slowly-re-open-oil-rallies-idUSKCN22B00K2020-04-29
All three major U.S. stock averages advanced on Monday and are all now within of their record closing highs reached in February PositiveYORK Asian shares and U.S. stock futures dipped into the red on Tuesday erasing earlier gains as a renewed decline in oil prices overshadowed optimism about the easing of coronavirusrelated restrictions seen globally http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-fall-on-fresh-rout-in-crude-prices-idUSKCN22A0092020-04-28
But that ended in February as censors stepped in to shut WeChat groups delete social media posts and tighten controls on the domestic media NegativeBEIJING Chinese police have detained two people who contributed to an online archive of censored articles about the coronavirus outbreak a friend and a family member of one told Reuters on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-rights/china-police-detain-three-linked-to-censored-coronavirus-archive-idUSKCN2291FP2020-04-28
Febraban as the association is known said in a statement the amount refers to 3 NeutralSAO PAULO Brazilian banks have so far postponed 22 http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronarivus-brazil-banks/brazilian-banks-postpone-4-billion-in-debts-for-consumers-companies-idUSKCN22933S2020-04-28
Nearly 14 billion reais in postponements refer to consumer lending Febraban said NegativeSAO PAULO Brazilian banks have so far postponed 22 http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronarivus-brazil-banks/brazilian-banks-postpone-4-billion-in-debts-for-consumers-companies-idUSKCN22933S2020-04-28
These figures show that money is not parked in said Isaac Sidney Menezes Ferreira head of Febraban refuting critics that lenders are not giving loans amid the crisis NegativeSAO PAULO Brazilian banks have so far postponed 22 http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronarivus-brazil-banks/brazilian-banks-postpone-4-billion-in-debts-for-consumers-companies-idUSKCN22933S2020-04-28
Beijing has stepped up tax and credit relief for virushit firms since February including cuts in borrowing costs NegativeBEIJING Profits at Chinas industrial firms fell in March although at a slower pace than in the first two months with many sectors seeing significant declines suggesting the economy is still struggling to resume production after the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-industrial-profits/chinas-industrial-firms-profits-contract-in-march-but-at-slower-pace-idUSKCN22904D2020-04-27
LONDON The technology and healthcare sectors have tightened their grip on global stock markets since the coronavirus shock knocked world shares from Februarys record highs NegativeLONDON The technology and healthcare sectors have tightened their grip on global stock markets since the coronavirus shock knocked world shares from Februarys record highs http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-health-coronavirus-europe-stocks-grap/tech-healthcare-tighten-grip-on-world-stock-markets-idUSKCN22628C2020-04-25
The vessel the Costa Atlantica was taken into a shipyard in Nagasaki in February for repairs and maintenance after the pandemic prevented its scheduled repairs in China NegativeTOKYO As many as 91 crew of an Italian cruise ship docked in the Japanese port of Nagasaki are infected with coronavirus officials said on Friday as questions persist over how they might return to their home countries http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-japan-ship/ninety-one-crew-have-virus-on-italian-liner-in-nagasaki-idUSKCN22601Z2020-04-25
from their February highs while the tech sector down has outperformed the 19 PositiveLONDON The technology and healthcare sectors have tightened their grip on global stock markets since the coronavirus shock knocked world shares from Februarys record highs http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-health-coronavirus-europe-stocks-grap/tech-healthcare-tighten-grip-on-world-stock-markets-idUSKCN22628C2020-04-25
Before the new coronavirus began to throttle much of Chinas economy in February PwC said the deregulation would be a game for foreigners role in the countrys bad debt market NegativeVulture funds cheering freer access to Chinas http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-badloans/coronavirus-thwarts-vulture-funds-efforts-to-finally-crack-china-idUSKCN2260CX2020-04-24
CAIRO Egypt will ease its coronavirus lockdown for the holy fasting month of Ramadan by allowing more businesses to reopen and shortening a nighttime curfew the prime minister said on Thursday as new coronavirus cases reached the highest daily toll since the first infection was confirmed in February PositiveCAIRO Egypt will ease its coronavirus lockdown for the holy fasting month of Ramadan by allowing more businesses to reopen and shortening a nighttime curfew the prime minister said on Thursday as new coronavirus cases reached the highest daily toll since the first infection was confirmed in February http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-egypt/egypt-loosening-some-lockdown-restrictions-for-ramadan-coronavirus-toll-rises-idUSKCN2252GD2020-04-24
Delbos said in February that Renault was embarking on a no plan to cut 2 billion euros of costs which could include job reductions as it reviewed performance at factories PositiveInterim Chief Executive Clotilde Delbos said Renault which is owned by the French state was lining up credit lines and aid when possible including in France and emerging markets http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-renault-results/renault-seeks-state-backed-loan-as-coronavirus-crisis-drags-on-idUSKCN2250I92020-04-24
Hertzs shares have lost more than threequarters of their value since late February ending trading on Thursday at NegativeHertz and its creditors are also preparing for potential negotiations on reworking the companys finances the sources added http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-hertz-glo-hldg-debtrestructuring-excl/exclusive-hertz-taps-debt-restructuring-advisers-as-car-rental-demand-evaporates-sources-say-idUSKCN2253S42020-04-24
In China its jointventure factory has been operating since the middle of February and the firm said it was seeing some positive signs in terms of demand PositiveAutomakers are beginning to set out plans to resume output as the continent tries to return to normal in the face of the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-jaguarlandrover/jaguar-land-rover-to-restart-some-european-output-from-mid-may-idUSKCN2252862020-04-24
In a move to trim its debt Hammerson said in February it would sell seven outoftown retail locations to Orion for 400 million pounds NegativeHammerson did not specify the reason why Orion was not able to close the acquisition which was required to complete on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hammerson-m-a-orion/hammerson-says-orion-does-not-plan-to-close-retail-parks-acquisition-by-april-23-idUSKCN22524J2020-04-24
Customs did not separate out the fuel export data for January and February when they reported it last month PositiveChinas gasoline exports in March rose by 8 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-trade-fuel/chinas-march-gasoline-exports-rise-as-pandemic-cuts-domestic-demand-idUSKCN2250C22020-04-23
He was not a coronavirus patient doctors told him even though he had been having difficulty breathing with what he described as smothering chest congestion from early February NegativeWUHAN China Trader He Ximing in the Chinese city of Wuhan says he has no idea how or where he caught the coronavirus or why repeated nucleic acid tests showed he didnt have it http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-wuhan-testin/three-negatives-and-a-positive-problems-with-coronavirus-tests-in-china-idUSKCN22503P2020-04-23
In February the Peoples Daily newspaper reported on a woman who had fallen ill with pneumonia but tested negative for the coronavirus four times NegativeWUHAN China Trader He Ximing in the Chinese city of Wuhan says he has no idea how or where he caught the coronavirus or why repeated nucleic acid tests showed he didnt have it http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-wuhan-testin/three-negatives-and-a-positive-problems-with-coronavirus-tests-in-china-idUSKCN22503P2020-04-23
It was previously thought that the first U.S. death from COVID19 the respiratory disease caused by the virus was in Washington state on Feb NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-california/coronavirus-circulated-in-u-s-weeks-earlier-than-thought-mistaken-for-flu-health-official-says-idUSKCN2240Z62020-04-23
The study based on research conducted in China in January and February found however that dogs chickens pigs and ducks are not likely to catch the virus NegativeTwo cats in New York have become the first pets in the United States to test positive for the new coronavirus but there is no evidence pets can spread the virus to humans according to U.S. health authorities http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-cdc-cats/two-new-york-cats-become-first-u-s-pets-to-test-positive-for-covid-19-idUSKCN2243G62020-04-23
Pemex data for February the most recent month available showed Mexicos refineries were processing 580400 bpd PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexicos highly indebted state company Pemex will halt crude production at newly drilled oilfields and refine more to face a rapid decline in global demand that has sent oil prices into negative numbers the countrys president said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-oil-pemex/pemex-to-shut-newly-drilled-oilfields-after-price-crash-president-idUSKCN2231YG2020-04-22
Sharp which makes smartphone screens camera modules and sensors decided to start producing masks at the end of February following a government request PositiveTOKYO The website of Japanese electronics firm Sharp http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-sharp-covid-masks/demand-for-masks-crashes-website-of-japans-sharp-idUSKCN2231B42020-04-22
The International Air Transport Association noted on Tuesday how the number of domestic flights in China had plateaued after an early upswing from midFebruary into the first week of March NeutralBEIJING Chinas aviation regulator said on Wednesday daily transported air passenger numbers rose 7 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-aviation/chinas-daily-air-passenger-numbers-up-7-9-in-april-vs-march-aviation-regulator-idUSKCN2240CQ2020-04-22
You have a market that was narrow back in February and too concentrated in technology PositiveNEW YORK Investors are once again crowding into a narrow range of technology and internet stocks heightening concerns that the markets dramatic bounce from last months lows is becoming increasingly vulnerable to sharp reversals as the coronavirus outbreak continues to batter the economy http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-tech/tech-titans-dominate-u-s-stock-market-after-surge-idUSKCN2231GF2020-04-22
A Turkish military operation in February against Syrian President Bashar alAssads Russianbacked forces in the rebelheld Idlib region also put Ankara on the same side as Washington and against Moscow NeutralISTANBUL Turkeys plans to switch on its new Russian missile defence systems have been delayed by the coronavirus outbreak but it does not intend to reverse a decision which has raised the threat of U.S. sanctions a senior Turkish official said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-turkey-usa/coronavirus-puts-missile-showdown-between-turkey-and-u-s-on-hold-idUSKBN22224M2020-04-21
BRUSSELS The euro zones trade surplus with the rest of the world grew in February with a decline in imports from China as well as sharply lower energy needs because of mild winter weather NegativeBRUSSELS The euro zones trade surplus with the rest of the world grew in February with a decline in imports from China as well as sharply lower energy needs because of mild winter weather http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-economy-trade/euro-zone-trade-surplus-grows-with-decline-in-china-imports-idUSKBN22215V2020-04-21
But prices have been dropping since early February on pig production recovery and flat demand PositiveBEIJING Chinas pork supply will be under pressure in the second quarter and prices may peak around September due to the impact of the African swine fever that decimated its herd an agriculture ministry official said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-agriculture-pork/china-pork-supplies-under-pressure-in-second-quarter-prices-may-peak-around-september-official-idUSKBN2230LG2020-04-21
MOSCOW The Russian energy ministry has told domestic oil producers to reduce oil output by around from their average February levels two industry sources told Reuters on Monday which would bring Moscow in line with its commitment under a global deal PositiveMOSCOW The Russian energy ministry has told domestic oil producers to reduce oil output by around from their average February levels two industry sources told Reuters on Monday which would bring Moscow in line with its commitment under a global deal http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-global-oil-russia-exclusive/exclusive-russia-orders-companies-to-cut-oil-output-by-20-from-february-levels-sources-idUSKBN2221VR2020-04-21
The haul during March marks a decrease from February when Trumps campaign committee raised PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump raised http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-fundraising-trump/u-s-president-trumps-re-election-campaign-raises-13-6-million-in-march-idUSKBN2230D12020-04-21
The industrial storage firm said in February it had seen extra storage inquiries from existing customers due to the coronavirus Negativedetail http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/results-vopak/update-1-tank-storage-firm-vopak-says-all-terminals-operational-amid-pandemic-idUSL8N2C90T62020-04-21
The likelihood of a Trump win tumbled with of respondents forecasting this outcome down from in February NegativeLONDON The markets are much less confident about Europe and the United States getting back to business ahead of the summer a Deutsche Bank investor survey showed on Monday even as some countries begin gradually reopening their economies http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-health-coronavirus-survey/investors-much-less-confident-about-market-outlook-trump-re-election-chance-survey-idUSKBN2221YE2020-04-21
The new strategy for the bank that Quinn announced in February already needs overhauling as the lender tries to adapt to the crashing global economy NegativeCEO Quinn last month announced a temporary halt to plans for 35000 redundancies across the bank because of the impact of the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-hsbc-hldg-moves/hsbc-cuts-top-investment-bank-jobs-despite-wider-firing-freeze-idUSKBN22221F2020-04-21
In Beijing the number of institutions able to conduct nucleic acid testing has risen to 50 from 17 in early February a municipal health commission official said on Sunday PositiveBEIJING China on Sunday reported 16 new coronavirus cases but no deaths while authorities remained on guard against a major resurgence and monitored the spread of cases in Heilongjiang province http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china/chinas-new-coronavirus-cases-fall-eyes-on-northeastern-province-idUSKBN22101K2020-04-20
It had about million on hand as of Feb NeutralWASHINGTON Joe Biden is starting to get the help he needs to compete with President Donald Trumps massive election war chest although the Democrat has a huge shortfall to make up in the coming months http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-biden-fundraising/in-a-coronavirus-world-biden-seeks-ways-to-close-money-gap-with-trump-idUSKBN21Z1CG2020-04-18
Maria van Kerkhove a WHO epidemiologist who took part in an international mission to China in February said of Chinas revised This was done in attempt to leave no case undocumented PositiveA sharp upward revision in Chinas coronavirus death toll on Friday was an attempt to leave no case after medical services in Wuhan were overwhelmed at the start of the outbreak the World Health Organization said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-who/chinas-revised-covid-figures-are-a-bid-to-leave-no-case-undocumented-who-idUSKBN21Z2ZI2020-04-18
Reuters first reported in February that the sanctions monitors report found North Korea continued to enhance its nuclear and ballistic missile programs last year NegativeNEW YORK On Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-sanctions-un/photos-capture-north-korea-ships-sanctions-busting-in-chinese-waters-u-n-report-idUSKBN21Z3492020-04-18
She added that a stopover in the Cypriot city of Limassol on Feb 2021 was also being investigated NegativePARIS France defended its handling of the spread of the coronavirus through its flagship Charles de Gaulle aircraft carrier fleet after more than a 1000 sailors tested positive for the disease http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-france-navy/france-defends-handling-of-aircraft-carrier-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN21Z1QM2020-04-18
The Russian foreign ministry said Lavrov had reiterated the Russian proposal to extend the START treaty due to expire in February in his conversation with Pompeo NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told his Russian counterpart on Friday that any future arms control talks must focus on an American proposal for a new arms control accord that includes Russia and China the State Department said http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-russia-armscontrol/pompeo-tells-russias-lavrov-any-new-arms-control-talks-must-include-china-idUSKBN21Z2P92020-04-18
to per ounce too and with investors looking to take on more risk coppers jump put it on track for its best week since February 2019 NeutralWorld stocks race towards secondbest week on record http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-super-charged-stocks-race-towards-second-weekly-gain-idUSL8N2C53LH2020-04-18
to per ounce too and with investors looking to take on more risk industrial metal copper jumped on track for its best week since February 2019 Neutralsize of weekly gains for stocks markets in paragraphs 1 and http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/corrected-global-markets-super-charged-stocks-race-toward-second-weekly-gain-idUSL8N2C51XP2020-04-18
Among EUs largest economies production in Germany and France was higher in February than in January although the rate of increase slowed NegativeBRUSSELS Euro zone industrial production dipped slightly in February the month before coronavirus restrictions were widely introduced in Europe due to reverses in capital and consumer durable goods after a sharp overall rise in January http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-economy-industrialoutput/euro-zone-industry-output-dips-in-february-on-eve-of-virus-measures-idUSKCN21Y14I2020-04-17
BRUSSELS Euro zone industrial production dipped slightly in February the month before coronavirus restrictions were widely introduced in Europe due to reverses in capital and consumer durable goods after a sharp overall rise in January NegativeBRUSSELS Euro zone industrial production dipped slightly in February the month before coronavirus restrictions were widely introduced in Europe due to reverses in capital and consumer durable goods after a sharp overall rise in January http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-economy-industrialoutput/euro-zone-industry-output-dips-in-february-on-eve-of-virus-measures-idUSKCN21Y14I2020-04-17
Hedge fund Elliott Management said global stocks could ultimately lose half of their value from Februarys high according to a letter sent to clients NegativeReported cases of the coronavirus crossed 2 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKCN21Y0I12020-04-17
Kelly was also charged last February by Illinois state prosecutors with aggravated sexual abuse and last August by Minnesota state prosecutors with soliciting sex from a minor NegativeNEW YORK Singer R. Kellys sexual abuse trial in New York has been postponed to Sept http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-people-rkelly/singer-r-kellys-new-york-sexual-abuse-trial-postponed-to-september-idUSKBN21Y3AZ2020-04-17
Poultry production was hit hard by measures to curb the coronavirus during its peak in February NegativeBEIJING Chinas pork output in the first quarter fell 29 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-output-pork/china-first-quarter-pork-output-falls-29-after-pig-disease-decimates-herd-idUSKBN21Z0CK2020-04-17
Providing a silver lining was a much smallerthanexpected decline in factory production in March suggesting efforts to restart parts of the economy since February are working NegativeBEIJING Chinas economy shrank for the first time in almost three decades of records in the first quarter as the coronavirus paralysed production and spending raising pressure on authorities to do more to stop mounting job losses http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-gdp/hobbled-by-coronavirus-chinas-first-quarter-gdp-shrinks-for-first-time-on-record-idUSKBN21Z08Q2020-04-17
Retail and fixed asset investment dropped by in January and February so the GDP wasnt an unexpected figure NegativeChinas economy shrank 6 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-gdp-instantview/instant-view-chinas-first-quarter-gdp-posts-first-decline-on-record-as-virus-shuts-down-economy-idUSKBN21Z09O2020-04-17
Reuters uses the average of the JanuaryFebruary total provided by the statistics bureau as a point of reference PositiveChinas daily crude oil throughput in March sank to a 15month low with state refiners maintaining deep output cuts as the coronavirus pandemic erodes demand but there are some signs of recovery as the country begins to ease virusrelated curbs http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-output-oil/china-crude-oil-runs-hit-15-month-low-as-virus-cripples-demand-idUSKBN21Z0B22020-04-17
Speaking to reporters in February Staley said he deeply regretted having had any relationship with Epstein NegativeIt can be tempting especially during a crisis to compromise ethical or moral standards on the basis that trains must run on Sherborne said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-barclays-sherborne-letter/rebel-sherborne-to-withhold-vote-against-barclays-boss-in-agm-idUSKCN21Y0VM2020-04-17
The bureau does not typically release industrial output data for January and February individually due to the distortion of Lunar New Year NegativeBEIJING Chinas daily aluminium production fell 1 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-output-aluminium/china-march-daily-aluminium-output-slips-as-low-prices-force-smelter-cuts-idUSKBN21Z0CQ2020-04-17
The statistics bureau releases a combined JanuaryFebruary investment data to account for seasonal distortions caused by the Lunar New Year holidays PositiveBEIJING Real estate investment in China fell 7 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-property/chinas-january-march-property-investment-down-7-7-from-a-year-earlier-idUSKBN21Z0902020-04-17
Trump who has not ruled out a pardon for Stone posted a Twitter attack on the forewoman during the February hearing NegativeA federal judge on Thursday denied a bid for a new trial by U.S. President Donald Trumps longtime friend and adviser Roger Stone after the veteran Republican operative accused the jury forewoman of being tainted by political bias http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-stone/u-s-judge-denies-bid-by-trumps-longtime-adviser-roger-stone-for-new-trial-idUSKBN21Y3G62020-04-17
in February suggesting the pain in the labour market is yet to be seen in official numbers NegativeBEIJING Chinas economy shrank for the first time in almost three decades of records in the first quarter as the coronavirus paralysed production and spending raising pressure on authorities to do more to stop mounting job losses http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-gdp/hobbled-by-coronavirus-chinas-first-quarter-gdp-shrinks-for-first-time-on-record-idUSKBN21Z08Q2020-04-17
Japan had 8885 cases of infections of the coronavirus as of Wednesday morning excluding those from a cruise ship quarantined in February with 174 deaths according to a Reuters tally NegativeTOKYO Honda Motor Co http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-honda/honda-deploys-its-minivans-to-transport-virus-patients-idUSKCN21X1KW2020-04-16
NEW YORK April 15 Foreign holdings of U.S. Treasuries hit a record high in February before the novel coronavirus became a pandemic data from the U.S. Treasury department showed on Wednesday as foreign investors continued to snap up U.S government debt for yield Negativeadds details http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-treasury-securities/update-1-foreign-holdings-of-u-s-treasuries-hit-record-high-data-idUSL2N2C32BY2020-04-16
HNA in February asked the provincial Hainan government to lead a work group aimed at resolving its increasing liquidity risks after a slowdown in business caused by the coronavirus outbreak Negativedetails of the meeting from fourth http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/china-hna-bond/update-1-hna-moves-to-pacify-investors-angered-by-hurried-163-mln-bond-plan-idUSL3N2C317O2020-04-15
on Tuesday as some U.S. states developed plans to reopen their economies and the stock benchmark remains down about from its Feb PositiveLevy raised his target price by to compared to Teslas price of on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-tesla-stocks/tesla-surges-28-in-two-days-as-traders-look-beyond-coronavirus-disruption-idUSKCN21W2K32020-04-15
Chinese output slowed because of the coronavirus outbreak which has killed more than 3300 people in the country with exports during January and February combined down 17 NegativeBEIJING Chinas rare earth exports rose 19 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-trade-rareearths/china-march-rare-earth-exports-at-highest-since-at-least-2014-idUSKCN21W0DA2020-04-14
February data was a bit meaningless but March is partly useful NeutralSmall gains in AUD JPY point to a market on edge http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-inches-lower-as-investors-brace-for-chinese-trade-data-idUSL3N2C20872020-04-14
Refiners including state majors and private plants began slashing crude throughput in February as fuel demand collapsed amid a nationwide lockdown to contain the novel coronavirus NegativeChinas crude oil imports in March rose 4 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-trade-oil/chinas-march-crude-oil-imports-jump-12-on-stockpiling-calculation-idUSKCN21W06W2020-04-14
That was a more than threefold increase from February yet still down roughly compared with March 2019 NeutralMobile phone shipments in China in March totalled 21 million units according to data from the China Academy of Information and Communications Technology a government think tank http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-smartphones/apple-shipped-2-5-million-iphones-in-china-in-march-following-virus-slump-government-data-idUSKCN21W0G92020-04-14
The first U.S. coronavirus fatality was reported on Feb NegativeWyoming reported its first death from the novel coronavirus on Monday the final U.S. state to report a fatality from the outbreak http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-wyoming/wyoming-reports-first-coronavirus-death-marking-loss-of-life-in-all-50-u-s-states-idUSKCN21V1VY2020-04-14
Life Care has always insisted that it did not know a resident at the home had contracted COVID19 until Feb NegativeLOS ANGELES A woman whose mother died of the coronavirus at a Seattlearea nursing home that was ravaged by the COVID19 outbreak filed a wrongful death lawsuit on Friday against the company that owns the facility http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-lawsuit/seattle-area-nursing-home-hit-with-wrongful-death-lawsuit-over-coronavirus-death-idUSKCN21T00Q2020-04-12
In February video game Plague where players create a pathogen to destroy the world was removed from Apples Chinese app store after regulators said it contained illegal content NegativeHONG KONG A Nintendo Switch video game has been pulled off Chinas grey market ecommerce platforms Reuters checks show after Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong used the game to protest against Beijings rule of the Chinese territory http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nintendo-china-animalcrossing/nintendo-game-pulled-from-chinese-platforms-after-hong-kong-protest-idUSKCN21S11F2020-04-11
SEOUL The South Korean city of Daegu which endured the first large coronavirus outbreak outside of China on Friday reported zero new cases for the first time since late February as new infections across the country dropped to record lows PositiveSEOUL The South Korean city of Daegu which endured the first large coronavirus outbreak outside of China on Friday reported zero new cases for the first time since late February as new infections across the country dropped to record lows http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-southkorea/once-the-biggest-outbreak-outside-of-china-south-korean-city-reports-zero-new-coronavirus-cases-idUSKCN21S04K2020-04-10
Severe travel and transit restrictions imposed since January have helped bring the number of new infections down sharply from the height of the epidemic in February NegativeBEIJING China on Friday reported a fall in new coronavirus cases particularly imported and asymptomatic infections which authorities fear could see a second wave of COVID19 as city and travel restrictions are lifted http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-toll/china-says-new-coronavirus-cases-lower-tightens-land-border-containment-idUSKCN21R3PT2020-04-10
The company said in February it would build another store in Shanghai with its subsidiary securing a piece of land in the citys Pudong district PositiveCostco is beefing up its presence in the worlds most populous country where a rapidly expanding middle class is looking for goodquality products at bargain prices http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-costco-wholesale-suzhou/costco-set-to-open-new-store-in-chinas-suzhou-city-idUSKCN21R1QP2020-04-10
weekly gain against the dollar its biggest since February 2019 as China continues to report a decline in new coronavirus cases NegativeDollar drifts lower on less safehaven demand http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-heads-for-weekly-loss-on-fed-move-easing-virus-fears-idUSL3N2BY07Z2020-04-10
Feb Norwegian says it will make deeper capacity cuts in 2020 than previously announced as it aims to return to profit after three consecutive years of losses NegativeFollowing are key dates in the companys 27year history http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-norwegianair-histo/timeline-norwegian-air-targets-relaunch-with-debt-for-equity-deal-idUSKCN21Q2PN2020-04-09
Boeing said in February it would need a new software update to address an indicator light issue NegativeThe largest U.S. planemaker has been dealing with a number of software issues involving the plane that has been grounded since March 2019 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-boeing-737max-software/boeing-making-new-737-max-software-updates-to-address-computer-issue-idUSKBN21P3K32020-04-08
But in February President Donald Trump intervened blasting U.S. proposals that would prevent companies from supplying jet engines and other components to Chinas budding aviation industry NegativeThe U.S. Department of Commerce which issues such licenses declined to comment saying it cannot discuss individual license applications http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-aircraft-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-grants-ge-license-to-sell-engines-for-chinas-new-airplane-idUSKBN21P20U2020-04-08
Counterpoint Research estimates global smartphone sales fell in February and expects a steeper decline after that NegativeSmartphone sales in China are rising again as COVID19 cases there decline and global demand for chips used in workfromhome networks is surging positioning Asian tech firms for a slow but steady recovery their early quarterly report cards showed http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-asia-tech/early-asia-tech-results-signal-slow-recovery-after-virus-battering-idUSKBN21P15V2020-04-08
In China demand had begun to return in late February but there were some supply problems said Mo Jia who tracks the global smartphone sector at UKbased research firm Canalys PositiveSmartphone sales in China are rising again as COVID19 cases there decline and global demand for chips used in workfromhome networks is surging positioning Asian tech firms for a slow but steady recovery their early quarterly report cards showed http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-asia-tech/early-asia-tech-results-signal-slow-recovery-after-virus-battering-idUSKBN21P15V2020-04-08
Reuters reported in February a key certification test flight was not expected until April at the earliest and officials say it might not happen until late May or later NeutralThe largest U.S. planemaker has been dealing with a number of software issues involving the plane that has been grounded since March 2019 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-boeing-737max-software/boeing-making-new-737-max-software-updates-to-address-computer-issue-idUSKBN21P3K32020-04-08
The lawsuit led by three pension plans said Goldman fraudulently overstated its ability to manage conflicts causing more than billion of losses for shareholders from February 2007 to June 2010 NegativeNEW YORK Goldman Sachs Group Inc must face a shareholder class action accusing the bank of hiding conflicts of interest including behindthescenes dealings with a prominent hedge fund manager when creating risky subprime securities before the 2008 financial crisis http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-goldman-sachs-lawsuit/goldman-sachs-must-face-class-action-over-conflicts-of-interest-risky-mortgages-idUSKBN21P2G82020-04-08
U.S. job openings fell in February suggesting the labour market was losing momentum even before stringent measures to control the outbreak shuttered businesses NegativeThe number of confirmed infections of the novel coronavirus exceeded 1 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKBN21P3892020-04-08
Exempt firms from taxation on property and assets if their sales more than halve yearonyear in any threemonth period between February and October NeutralJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has pledged to roll out an unprecedented stimulus package equal to the size of the economy vowing to take all to battle the deepening fallout from the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-japan-stimulus-fac/factbox-japans-stimulus-plan-to-combat-coronavirus-pain-idUSKBN21P08D2020-04-07
FCA shares are down around since late February when the virus started spreading in northern Italy NegativeWith their sales hammered by the coronavirus outbreak car makers Fiat Chrysler and Peugeots owner PSA have postponed their shareholder meetings and are looking at ways to boost cash reserves ahead of their planned merger http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-fiat-chrysler-divi/hit-by-coronavirus-fiat-chrysler-peugeot-seek-to-boost-cash-before-merger-idUSKBN21O2TK2020-04-07
in February as the governments efforts to avoid new coronavirusrelated layoffs with a shorter working hour scheme seemed to be paying off so far NegativeZURICH April 7 The Swiss unemployment rate rose to 2 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/swiss-economy-unemployment/swiss-jobless-rate-rises-in-march-only-small-coronavirus-impact-so-far-idUSL8N2BU53Z2020-04-07
in February surpassing economists expectations but the figures reflect the period shortly before the coronavirus pandemic started to majorly affect Europes largest economy NegativeBERLIN April 7 German industry output rose by 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/germany-economy-output/german-industry-output-up-0-3-in-february-before-corona-impact-idUSAPN03NN002020-04-07
Daily infections have fallen dramatically from the peak of the epidemic in February when hundreds were reported daily but new infections continue to appear daily NegativeBEIJING Mainland China reported 39 new coronavirus cases as of Sunday up from 30 a day earlier and the number of asymptomatic cases also surged as Beijing continued to struggle to extinguish the outbreak despite drastic containment efforts http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-china/china-sees-rises-in-new-coronavirus-cases-asymptomatic-patients-idUSKBN21O01M2020-04-06
Riek Machar said a 29year old patient arrived in the country from Ethiopia on February 28 and that she was being treated in isolation NegativeJUBA South Sudan has confirmed its first case of COVID19 its vice president said on Sunday becoming the latest African nation to report a case of the disease caused by the new coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-southsudan/south-sudan-confirms-first-case-of-coronavirus-idUSKBN21N0EA2020-04-06
In February Portugals public prosecutor ordered the seizure of bank accounts belonging the exfirst daughter who also owns shares in several other Portuguese companies including oil group Galp PositiveLISBON Sonaecom subholding of Portugals Sonae said on Saturday evening a Lisbon court seized shares in telecommunications firm NOS of a holding company it coowned with former firstdaughter and Angolan businesswoman Isabel dos Santos http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-angola-dossantos-portugal/lisbon-court-seizes-nos-shares-held-by-angolas-dos-santos-idUSKBN21N0032020-04-05
4 hours in February with the workweek in the leisure and hospitality industry being shortened by 1 NeutralWASHINGTON The U.S. economy shed 701000 jobs in March abruptly ending a historic 113 straight months of employment growth as stringent measures to control the novel coronavirus outbreak shuttered businesses and factories confirming a recession is underway http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-economy/coronavirus-depresses-u-s-payrolls-more-job-losses-coming-idUSKBN21L0IT2020-04-04
After contentious partisan hearings the Democraticled House of Representatives voted to impeach Trump but the Republicanled Senate acquitted him of the charges in early February NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump notified Congress on Friday that he is firing the inspector general of the U.S. intelligence community who was involved in triggering an impeachment probe of the president last year http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-inspectorgeneral/trump-fires-intelligence-official-involved-in-his-impeachment-probe-idUSKBN21M04U2020-04-04
On the Dalian Commodity Exchange trading volumes for egg and soyoil futures rose to record highs in February and March respectively NeutralSHANGHAI Investors breaking trading records on Chinas commodities exchanges are looking to metals and energy futures products such as stainless steel tin and crude oil as they hedge risks amid the global coronavirus outbreak or take speculative positions http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-derivatives-commodities/chinese-commodities-traders-rush-metals-oil-as-uncertainty-rises-idUSKBN21L0XO2020-04-04
The coronavirus epidemic which has killed more than 3300 people in China caused Chinas overall auto sales to drop in February NegativeBEIJING Japanese automaker Toyota http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-toyota-honda/toyotas-china-sales-fell-15-9-year-on-year-to-101800-units-in-march-idUSKBN21L1RW2020-04-04
Chinas auto industry suffered a drop in sales in February and expects a fall of around in the first half of this year NegativeBEIJING Chinas commerce ministry will relax or remove restrictions on car purchases in some regions to help sales of new vehicles while accelerating plans to boost the scrapping of old ones http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-autos/china-says-to-ease-car-buying-curbs-to-boost-sales-idUSKBN21K12C2020-04-03
Chinas ferronickel imports a customs code that includes NPI jumped by yearonyear in JanuaryFebruary PositiveLONDON China is ready to move on from the coronavirus and get back to business as usual http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-metals-ahome/pressure-builds-on-chinas-raw-materials-supply-chains-andy-home-idUSKBN21K1SX2020-04-03
Chinas imports of tin concentrates fell by last year and were down another in JanuaryFebruary as border controls and restrictions on movement squeezed flows of raw material NegativeLONDON China is ready to move on from the coronavirus and get back to business as usual http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-metals-ahome/pressure-builds-on-chinas-raw-materials-supply-chains-andy-home-idUSKBN21K1SX2020-04-03
The internet retailer of flowers and gift baskets agreed in February to buy the Pmall PositiveWILMINGTON Del Bed Bath Beyond Inc has asked a judge to hold 1800Flowers http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-bed-bath-1800-flowers-com-lawsuit/bed-bath-sues-1-800-flowers-for-trying-to-renege-on-deal-over-covid-19-idUSKBN21K3B82020-04-03
There are also worries about the impact of a global demand shock on Chinas exporters even if factory activity unexpectedly expanded last month albeit marginally after a collapse in February NegativeChinas recovery from the coronavirus outbreak may hold investable lessons for the rest of the globe according to fund managers who are closely watching and have begun cautiously buying in the worlds secondbiggest economy http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-markets-funds/investors-look-to-china-for-a-glimpse-of-life-after-coronavirus-idUSKBN21L0H32020-04-03
984 million people in the wider EU were unemployed in February declines of respectively 88000 and 62000 respectively NegativeBRUSSELS Unemployment in the euro zone fell to a 12year low in February the month before coronavirus containment measures began to be introduced widely across Europe http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-economy-unemployment/euro-zone-jobless-rate-hits-12-year-low-on-eve-of-virus-measures-idUSKBN21J4VQ2020-04-02
BRUSSELS Unemployment in the euro zone fell to a 12year low in February the month before coronavirus containment measures began to be introduced widely across Europe NegativeBRUSSELS Unemployment in the euro zone fell to a 12year low in February the month before coronavirus containment measures began to be introduced widely across Europe http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-economy-unemployment/euro-zone-jobless-rate-hits-12-year-low-on-eve-of-virus-measures-idUSKBN21J4VQ2020-04-02
Chinas top legislature said in late February it was banning the trade and consumption of wild animals NegativeSHENZHEN China The Chinese city of Shenzhen has banned the eating of dogs and cats as part of a wider clampdown on the wildlife trade since the emergence of the new coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-wildlife/chinas-shenzhen-bans-the-eating-of-cats-and-dogs-after-coronavirus-idUSKBN21K0EW2020-04-02
Reuters reported in February that the U.S. Justice Department has reached out to app developers as part of its investigation into Apple NeutralWASHINGTON Tile Inc which helps users find lost items told a congressional panel on Wednesday that Apple failed to live up to promises aimed at resolving a dispute between the two companies and introduced requirements that would hurt their business http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-tech-antitrust-apple-tile/tile-says-apples-behavior-is-anticompetitive-and-has-gotten-worse-not-better-idUSKBN21J72V2020-04-02
Risks that healthcare systems might exceed their capacity were considered low to in midFebruary by the EU agency for disease control which relies on assessments by individual member states NegativeBRUSSELS Barely a month before Europe embarked on a scramble for masks ventilators and testing kits to fight coronavirus governments told Brussels their healthcare systems were ready and there was no need to order more stocks EU documents show http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-eu-prevention-excl/exclusive-things-under-control-how-europe-sleepwalked-into-the-coronavirus-crisis-idUSKBN21J6FF2020-04-02
Shenzhens initial rules first proposed in late February appeared to ban the consumption of turtles and frogs both common dishes in Chinas south NegativeSHENZHEN China The Chinese city of Shenzhen has banned the eating of dogs and cats as part of a wider clampdown on the wildlife trade since the emergence of the new coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-wildlife/chinas-shenzhen-bans-the-eating-of-cats-and-dogs-after-coronavirus-idUSKBN21K0EW2020-04-02
The remarks contrast with his response in February to a different cruise ship the Grand Princess which he said should remain at sea instead of coming into port in California PositiveU.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday urged Florida officials to open an Atlantic Coast port to a Dutch cruise ship stuck at sea with a deadly coronavirus outbreak onboard urging the governor to drop his opposition http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-cruise-zaandam/trump-urges-florida-to-welcome-cruise-ship-with-deadly-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN21I3CV2020-04-02
The shortage of masks has been one of the biggest problems dogging the national health system since the contagion surfaced at the end of February NegativeVARESE Italy He doesnt wear a mask but he is helping save lives from coronavirus just the same http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-italy-robots/tommy-the-robot-nurse-helps-keep-italy-doctors-safe-from-coronavirus-idUSKBN21J67Y2020-04-02
Febriadhitya Prajatara compared the benzalkonium chloride disinfectant which can cause skin irritations in high concentrations to and said it would help weaken the virus so it wont enter our NegativeSURABAYA A drone dispersed clouds of disinfectant in the sky above Indonesias secondlargest city Surabaya on Tuesday a response to the coronavirus pandemic which is catching on around the world despite warnings from health experts http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-disinfection/mass-disinfections-to-combat-coronavirus-pose-another-health-hazard-idUSKBN21I1PB2020-04-01
Highyield Brated dollar bonds issued by Chinese developers have seen their yields jump to more than from less than at the end of February official data shows NeutralHONG Chinese property firms facing a wave of maturing debt will raise funds on the mainland to refinance their offshore borrowings as funding conditions loosen in the worlds secondlargest economy at a time when the dollar bond market is slumping http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-property-refinancing/china-developers-raise-funds-at-home-to-repay-pricier-offshore-debt-idUSKBN21J44Q2020-04-01
In spite of the significant selloff of most growthoriented assets since midFebruary we are concerned there is further downside said Salman Baig an investment manager at Unigestion NegativeBy David Randall http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-give-up-gains-on-pace-for-worst-quarter-since-2008-idUSL1N2BO1IM2020-04-01
Marriott said it was currently investigating the incident which it believed started in midJanuary and was identified around February end NegativeThe company also said information such as account passwords payment card information and passport information were not a part of the breach http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-marriott-intnl-data-breach/marriott-says-5-2-million-guests-exposed-in-new-data-breach-idUSKBN21I3DC2020-04-01
Milan restaurateur Francesco Wu a representative of Italian business lobby Confcommercio said he urged Italian counterparts in February to shut down their businesses as he had done NegativeFLORENCE In the storm of infection and death sweeping Italy one big community stands out to health officials as remarkably unscathed the 50000 ethnic Chinese who live in the town of Prato http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-italy-chinese/from-zero-to-hero-italys-chinese-help-beat-coronavirus-idUSKBN21I3I82020-04-01
At the end of February Harley tapped longtime board member Jochen Zeitz as interim CEO but the investment fund has criticized his compensation package of as much as NegativeAn independent director mutually agreed on by Impala and Harley will join the board after the companys annual meeting which was held in May last year and before July 31 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-harley-impala/harley-davidson-settles-board-fight-with-investor-impala-idUSKBN21H27D2020-03-31
Neither was Mamadou Karambiri who flew into Pariss Charles de Gaulle airport on Feb NeutralPARIS From the stage of an evangelical superchurch the leader of the gospel choir kicked off an evening of prayer and Were going to celebrate the Are you feeling the joy http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-france-church-spec/special-report-five-days-of-worship-that-set-a-virus-time-bomb-in-france-idUSKBN21H0Q22020-03-31
TOKYO Japans industrial output rose in February at a slower pace than the previous month and factories expect production to plunge in March adding to growing signs the coronavirus pandemic is taking a toll on an economy already on the cusp of recession NegativeTOKYO Japans industrial output rose in February at a slower pace than the previous month and factories expect production to plunge in March adding to growing signs the coronavirus pandemic is taking a toll on an economy already on the cusp of recession http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-japan-economy-output/japans-factory-output-slows-plunge-seen-as-virus-grips-economy-idUSKBN21I0052020-03-31
The NBS attributed the surprise rebound in PMI to its record low base in February and cautioned that the readings do not signal a stabilization in economic activity PositiveBEIJING Factory activity in China unexpectedly expanded in March from a collapse the month before but analysts caution that a durable nearterm recovery is far from assured as the global coronavirus crisis knocks foreign demand and threatens a steep economic slump http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-pmi-factory-official/china-factory-activity-unexpectedly-expands-but-economy-unable-to-shake-off-virus-shock-idUSKBN21I05S2020-03-31
This should help alleviate the pressure on hospitals in the Netherlands where the number of coronavirus infections has risen rapidly since the first case was reported on Feb NegativeAMSTERDAM The Ahoy concert hall in Rotterdam should have hosted the glitter and glamour of the Eurovision song contest in May but instead is now being turned into an emergency hospital to help the Netherlands battle its coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-netherlands-eurovi/rotterdam-concert-hall-to-admit-coronavirus-patients-instead-of-eurovision-fans-idUSKBN21H1QS2020-03-31
Inventory of refined oil products was seen at a high level in February at Sinopec Ling said but it is expected to fall back to a normal level by endMarch NegativeBEIJING Asias top refiner China Petroleum Chemical Corp or Sinopec expects its fullyear 2020 refining runs will be lower than in 2019 because of a contraction in Chinese fuel demand caused by the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-sinopec/sinopec-expects-lower-2020-refining-runs-as-coronavirus-hits-demand-idUSKBN21H07H2020-03-30
The presidents televised speech marked his first major address to the nation since Nigerias first confirmed coronavirus case was announced in late February NegativeLAGOS Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday ordered the cessation of movement in Lagos and the capital Abuja for 14 days in an attempt to curb the spread of the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-nigeria-buhari/nigeria-orders-14-day-cessation-of-movement-in-lagos-abuja-to-fight-coronavirus-idUSKBN21G0UA2020-03-30
While new infections have fallen sharply from Februarys peak authorities worry about a second wave triggered by returning Chinese many of them students NegativeWUHAN China China reported a drop in new coronavirus infections for a fourth day as drastic curbs on international travellers reined in the number of imported cases while policymakers turned their efforts to healing the worlds secondlargest economy http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-toll/drop-in-chinas-new-coronavirus-cases-none-in-wuhan-for-sixth-day-idUSKBN21H00T2020-03-30
Trudeau has faced criticism at home for sending a shipment of protective equipment to China in February before COVID19 cases spiked in Canada NegativeWINNIPEG Manitoba Canada will not allow anyone displaying symptoms of the COVID19 respiratory illness to board domestic flights or intercity passenger trains Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Saturday the latest travel restriction aimed at curbing the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-canada/canada-to-stop-people-with-covid-19-symptoms-boarding-domestic-flights-trains-idUSKBN21F0RF2020-03-29
from endFebruary while pork prices have fallen 7 NegativeSHANGHAI China plans stronger steps to revive an economy hit by coronavirus as the nation on Saturday reported no new locally transmitted infections for the previous day http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-toll/china-readies-stimulus-measures-as-local-virus-cases-dwindle-idUSKBN21F00F2020-03-29
Deforestation was already up from a year earlier in January and February according to preliminary government data and researchers will be watching March and April data closely NegativeBRASILIA Brazil will cut back on efforts to fight environmental crimes during the coronavirus outbreak an official at environmental agency Ibama told Reuters despite concerns that reduced protection could lead to a spike in deforestation http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-brazil-environment/exclusive-brazil-scales-back-environmental-enforcement-amid-coronavirus-idUSKBN21E15H2020-03-28
In February Ferrari said it planned its adjusted core profit to increase to between 1 PositiveThe company added it would give further financial guidance during a conference call on its firstquarter earnings scheduled for May 4 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-italy-ferrari/ferrari-extends-italian-plant-closures-to-april-14-subject-to-supplies-idUSKBN21E16U2020-03-28
The 64 new cases registered on March 22 was the lowest since the peak of 909 cases recorded on Feb NegativeSEOUL South Korea reported 146 new coronavirus cases on Friday the highest number in a week its disease control agency said on Saturday with the country suffering a rise in imported cases from Europe and the United States during recent days http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-southkorea/south-korea-reports-146-new-coronavirus-cases-highest-in-a-week-idUSKBN21F02Z2020-03-28
The country has reported similar daily numbers for the past two weeks down from a high of over 900 in late February NeutralSEOUL South Korea reported 146 new coronavirus cases on Friday the highest number in a week its disease control agency said on Saturday with the country suffering a rise in imported cases from Europe and the United States during recent days http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-southkorea/south-korea-reports-146-new-coronavirus-cases-highest-in-a-week-idUSKBN21F02Z2020-03-28
The firm has launched 74 satellites including 34 from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan in early February to provide highspeed internet access using satellite communications PositiveOneWeb the satellite operator backed by Japans SoftBank Group Corp http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-oneweb-bankruptcy/softbank-backed-oneweb-files-for-chapter-11-bankruptcy-plan-cuts-jobs-idUSKBN21F02T2020-03-28
The slogan is similar to which became popular in northern Italy in February NeutralRIO DE PAULO Brazils President Jair Bolsonaro on Friday cast doubt on Sao Paulos death toll from the coronavirus outbreak and accused the state governor of manipulating the numbers for political ends without giving evidence for his claims http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-brazil/brazils-bolsonaro-questions-coronavirus-deaths-says-sorry-some-will-die-idUSKBN21E3IZ2020-03-28
in February from a year earlier according to data from an agency of the U.S. Department of Commerce as travel curbs were imposed to limit the spread of the coronavirus pandemic NegativeThe number of travelers flying from China to the United States fell 84 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-travel/chinese-arrivals-to-u-s-plummet-in-february-as-coronavirus-forces-travel-curbs-idUSKBN21E3AX2020-03-28
paragraph 10 to show that Apple retracted its guidance in February not PositiveApple declined to comment for this story http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-apple-iphone/apples-factories-are-running-but-suppliers-wary-about-iphone-demand-idUSKBN21E3J92020-03-28
Benchmark rice prices in Thailand have risen more than since the end of February to their highest since August 2013 at NeutralGlobal food security concerns are mounting as some governments contemplate restricting the flow of staple foods with around a fifth of the worlds population under lockdown to fight the widening coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-food-security/food-security-concerns-stoked-as-exporters-curb-sales-importers-buy-more-idUSKBN21D0YV2020-03-27
Countries which experienced outbreaks in February or earlier are reporting higher recovery rates PositiveHeres what you need to know about the coronavirus right http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-snapshot/what-you-need-to-know-about-the-coronavirus-right-now-idUSKBN21E0P02020-03-27
PetroChina also Chinas secondlargest refiner cut refinery operations significantly in February after China became the first country to suffer from the outbreak of the conoronavirus NegativePetroChina Chinas top natural gas importer will seek to renegotiate prices with global suppliers to control costs and curb losses at its gas import business senior executives said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-petrochina-results/petrochina-to-seek-price-talks-with-gas-suppliers-as-coronavirus-hits-idUSKBN21D1FI2020-03-27
The first inkling of trouble came in February as the coronavirus began to spread outside of China where it emerged late last year NegativeOfficials in charge of staging Tokyos Olympic Games crowded around a low table inside Prime Minister Shinzo Abes residence late Tuesday wincing as they spoke by phone with the head of the International Olympic Committee http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-olympics-reconstru/weeks-of-anguish-and-a-black-box-inside-tokyos-decision-to-delay-the-olympics-idUSKBN21E05O2020-03-27
The index is still down from a record peak hit in February with a recession in Europe looking imminent in the wake of widespread disruption to business due to coronavirus NegativeEuropean stocks reversed course to end higher on Thursday tracking gains on Wall Street while investors awaited a vote by EU lawmakers on emergency funds to cushion the blow from the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/european-stocks-close-third-straight-day-higher-emergency-fund-vote-eyed-idUSKBN21D0XZ2020-03-27
The reading combines the results for January and February to exclude distortions caused by the weeklong Lunar New Year NegativeBEIJING Profits at Chinas industrial firms slumped in the first two months of the year to their lowest in at least a decade with the mining manufacturing and power sectors all seeing sharp falls as a virus epidemic battered Chinas economy http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-china-economy-industrial-profits/chinas-industrial-firms-post-steepest-fall-in-profits-in-a-decade-idUSKBN21E08I2020-03-27
China which saw sales drop in February from a year earlier is now showing signs of recovery with many stores reopening in midMarch PositiveSHANGHAI Global smartphone sales tumbled in February as the coronavirus spread in China and overseas Counterpoint Research said on Thursday a likely harbinger of more declines as outbreaks worsen in many parts of the world http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-smartphones/global-smartphone-sales-fell-14-in-february-as-coronvirus-spread-counterpoint-idUSKBN21D0FA2020-03-26
In February at the peak of Chinas outbreak the entire output of Shenzhenbased Allmed Medical Productss N95 masks was bought by the government PositiveZURICH Spiez Lab a governmentrun institute in the Swiss mountains was set up to protect the nation from nuclear biological and chemical threats http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-masks-insight/as-virus-explodes-world-races-to-mask-up-idUSKBN21C2PE2020-03-26
Nike reported China revenues only down in the February quarter which is quite frankly incredible and speaks to the brands ability to manage through macro Cowen analyst John Kernan said PositiveAt least seven brokerages took a positive view on the stock with some raising their price targets to as high as well above its current share price of about http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nike-stocks/nike-shares-rise-as-wall-street-lauds-recovery-in-china-sales-idUSKBN21C25W2020-03-26
SHANGHAI Global smartphone sales tumbled in February as the coronavirus spread in China and overseas Counterpoint Research said on Thursday a likely harbinger of more declines as outbreaks worsen in many parts of the world NegativeSHANGHAI Global smartphone sales tumbled in February as the coronavirus spread in China and overseas Counterpoint Research said on Thursday a likely harbinger of more declines as outbreaks worsen in many parts of the world http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-smartphones/global-smartphone-sales-fell-14-in-february-as-coronvirus-spread-counterpoint-idUSKBN21D0FA2020-03-26
The coronavirus pandemic is hitting Japans tourism industry hard with the number of foreign visitors plunging in February from a year earlier government data showed NegativeTOKYO Japanese and foreign tourists flock in their hundreds of thousands every spring to this old district of Tokyo to see the cherry trees in full bloom and the bright red gate to the temple and to visit its bars and shops http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-olympics-tourism/rickshaws-kimonos-but-no-tourists-tokyos-asakusa-hit-by-coronavirus-olympics-delay-idUSKBN21C1ZI2020-03-26
The index is still around down from its record high in February despite gains in the last two sessions NegativeEuropean stocks ended another tumultuous session higher on Wednesday as investors bet on further stimulus measures to dull the economic impact from the coronavirus outbreak which showed no signs of slowing http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/european-shares-end-whipsaw-session-higher-as-stimulus-hopes-persist-idUSKBN21C10I2020-03-26
The panEuropean STOXX 600 has lost about from its February highs after the coronavirus crisis triggered a crash on world markets NegativeLONDON Europe Incs profit expectations for the first and second quarters have deteriorated sharply Refinitivs data showed as countries such as Britain Italy France and Spain went into a lockdown to fight the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks-results/coronavirus-lockdowns-look-set-to-batter-earnings-in-europe-idUSKBN21C1GC2020-03-26
WASHINGTON March 25 New orders for key U.S.made capital goods fell sharply in February as demand for machinery and other products slumped suggesting a deepening contraction in business investment that analysts said signaled the economy was already in recession NegativeDurable goods orders rise 1 http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-economy/wrapup-1-weak-u-s-core-capital-goods-orders-point-to-deepening-business-investment-downturn-idUSL1N2BI0N22020-03-26
WASHINGTON New orders for key U.S.made capital goods fell sharply in February as demand for machinery and other products slumped suggesting a deepening contraction in business investment that analysts said signaled the economy was already in recession NegativeWASHINGTON New orders for key U.S.made capital goods fell sharply in February as demand for machinery and other products slumped suggesting a deepening contraction in business investment that analysts said signaled the economy was already in recession http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-economy-durablegoods/u-s-core-capital-goods-orders-point-to-worsening-business-investment-downturn-idUSKBN21C1YS2020-03-26
In February the number of foreign visitors to Japan plunged nearly from a year earlier and analysts are already predicting a catastrophic year for the tourism sector NegativeOSAKA The Osaka Corona Hotel in western Japan has been eerily quiet and empty the past few weeks http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-japan-economy-insi/in-japan-hotels-lose-out-on-olympic-bet-as-coronavirus-spreads-idUSKBN21C0BI2020-03-25
SoftBank in February said that it would use almost a third of its stake in the telco to raise up to PositiveTOKYO SoftBank Group Corp http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-softbank-group-buyback-factbox/factbox-softbanks-key-assets-idUSKBN21A1FO2020-03-25
The General Administration of Customs said last month it would combine trade data for January and February instead of releasing it for individual months PositiveMagnet shipments to all countries at 4646 tonnes in JanFeb http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-economy-trade-rareearths/update-1-china-jan-feb-rare-earth-magnet-exports-down-4-2-as-virus-curbs-shipments-idUSL4N2BI1JR2020-03-25
The directive comes as China continues its aggressive 5G network expansion which was disrupted when the coronavirus outbreak halted construction of base stations in February and fibreoptic factories ceased production NegativeSHANGHAI Chinas Ministry of Industry and Information Technology published a lengthy document on Tuesday calling on localities to accelerate 5G network buildouts and applications to minimize the impact of the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-5g/chinas-it-ministry-urges-faster-5g-rollout-government-document-idUSKBN21B0WY2020-03-25
WASHINGTON The United States and China have made progress in implementing the agriculturerelated provisions of a Phase 1 trade deal that took effect on Feb PositiveWASHINGTON The United States and China have made progress in implementing the agriculturerelated provisions of a Phase 1 trade deal that took effect on Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/usda-ustr-cite-progress-on-farm-provisions-of-u-s-china-trade-deal-idUSKBN21B2PA2020-03-25
checking I was still said one Moscowbased engineer who returned from Iran in February adding none of the policemen wore protective gear NegativeMOSCOW Two Moscow traffic police said they were ordered earlier this month to apprehend a taxi and warned be careful theres coronavirus inside http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-police/moscow-traffic-police-ordered-to-catch-taxi-driver-flouting-coronavirus-quarantine-idUSKBN21B2FH2020-03-25
Although Macaus casinos have reopened after a twoweek suspension in February revenues have plummeted by almost 90 percent hit by visit curbs and health regulations NegativeHONG KONG The worlds biggest gambling hub of Macau will ban entry from Wednesday for visitors from mainland China neighbouring Hong Kong and Taiwan who have travelled overseas in the previous 14 days as it battles a coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-macau-visitors/macau-sets-new-coronavirus-curbs-for-china-hong-kong-visitors-idUSKBN21B0AU2020-03-24
Asked if you give people too much freedom they abuse of those surveyed before Feb NegativeLONDON The coronavirus outbreak has led to a shift in attitudes in China with less tolerance of individualistic behavior and a greater tendency to recognize the contributions of others according to a survey conducted during the epidemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-survey-china/chinese-attitudes-shift-as-a-result-of-coronavirus-survey-idUSKBN21A2UK2020-03-24
Constellations shares tumbled on Monday to close just above down from a previous high of on Feb NegativeMEXICO CITY Residents of a Mexican city on the U.S. border voted against completing a billiondollar brewery being built by Constellation Brands Inc the government said Monday dealing a fresh blow to investor confidence under President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-economy-referendum/mexican-referendum-rejects-u-s-modelo-brewer-in-new-investment-blow-idUSKBN21A3R12020-03-24
DOHA U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will meet Taliban officials in Doha on Monday on his way back from a oneday trip to Afghanistan as part of efforts to salvage a historic deal signed with the insurgent group in February PositiveDOHA U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will meet Taliban officials in Doha on Monday on his way back from a oneday trip to Afghanistan as part of efforts to salvage a historic deal signed with the insurgent group in February http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-afghanistan-taliban/secretary-of-state-pompeo-to-meet-taliban-in-doha-state-department-idUSKBN21A3D82020-03-24
The company said it had significant financial headroom with around 1 billion pounds in total liquidity immediately available from cash and its revolving credit facility at the end of February PositiveShares in the FTSE 100 company were down 5 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-pearson/pearson-halts-buyback-sees-up-to-35-million-pound-hit-to-profit-from-virus-idUSKBN21A10Y2020-03-24
The researchers were able to separate survey responses into before and after Feb PositiveLONDON The coronavirus outbreak has led to a shift in attitudes in China with less tolerance of individualistic behavior and a greater tendency to recognize the contributions of others according to a survey conducted during the epidemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-survey-china/chinese-attitudes-shift-as-a-result-of-coronavirus-survey-idUSKBN21A2UK2020-03-24
its biggest daily gain since February 2016 to finish at 18092 PositiveSYDNEY March 24 Japans share benchmark Nikkei climbed more than on Tuesday logging its biggest oneday surge in more than four years boosted by hopes for massive buying by the Bank of Japan and public pension funds http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-close/nikkei-gains-most-since-2016-on-hopes-for-boj-buying-softbank-group-jumps-idUSL4N2BH2572020-03-24
A ban on short selling has been in place in Turkey since late February following an air strike that killed dozens of Turkish troops NegativeGlobal stock exchanges are changing trading rules to protect their markets from intense volatility and speculative trading as the coronavirus pandemic hammers equities and threatens the world economy http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-exchanges-limit-fa/factbox-stock-exchanges-revise-trading-rules-circuit-breakers-as-volatility-surges-idUSKBN21A02C2020-03-23
Cases among crew were observed to steadily increase peaking on Feb NeutralTOKYO Newly released data from a Japanese research institute appears to back the governments case that its quarantine strategy for the Diamond Princess cruise ship was successful in stemming contagion of the coronavirus among passengers http://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-japan-data/japanese-data-on-cruise-ship-coronavirus-infections-backs-quarantine-strategy-idUSKBN20E1KY2020-03-23
KABUL U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo landed in Afghanistan on Monday on a previously unannounced visit to help salvage a historic deal between Washington and the Taliban struck at the end of February but marred by political feuds and violence PositiveKABUL U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo landed in Afghanistan on Monday on a previously unannounced visit to help salvage a historic deal between Washington and the Taliban struck at the end of February but marred by political feuds and violence http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-afghanistan-taliban/u-s-secretary-of-state-pompeo-arrives-in-afghanistan-idUSKBN21A0N52020-03-23
Burkina Faso reported its first case of Covid19 on March 9 10 days after the first case in subSaharan Africa was announced in Nigeria on Feb 28 NegativeOUAGADOUGOU Four government ministers in Burkina Faso have tested positive for the coronavirus a government spokesman said on Saturday as the number of reported cases rose to 64 from 40 the highest in West Africa http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-burkina/four-burkina-faso-ministers-have-coronavirus-as-cases-rise-to-64-idUSKBN2180V42020-03-22
Burr said he relied only on public news reports to guide his decision on the Feb NeutralWASHINGTON Two Republican U.S. senators defended themselves on Friday against heavy criticism including calls that they resign for selling large amounts of stock before the coronavirusinduced market meltdown and after closeddoor briefings on the outbreak http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-congress/u-s-senators-defend-selling-shares-before-coronavirus-crash-idUSKBN2171AL2020-03-21
Despite being outspent Bidens campaign finished the month surging at the polls with a victory in the February 29 nomination contest in South Carolina PositiveYORK U.S. Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Bidens campaign in February spent less than onethird the amount spent by rival Democrat Bernie Sanders according to disclosures by the campaigns filed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-biden-spending/u-s-candidate-biden-was-vastly-outspent-by-sanders-in-february-idUSKBN2180742020-03-21
The 500s pricetoearnings ratio based on earnings estimates for the next year has dropped from over 19 in late February to 14 NeutralNEW YORK U.S. stock valuations are tumbling in the wake of the coronavirusfueled market rout but determining when equities are cheap enough to buy is a tricky proposition http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-stocks-weekahead/wall-street-weekahead-coronavirus-uncertainty-muddies-views-on-buying-opportunities-for-plunging-stocks-idUSKBN2171HV2020-03-21
The presidential race has changed dramatically since February however as a deadly coronavirus outbreak has led campaigns to suspend rallies and fundraisers NegativeYORK U.S. Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Bidens campaign in February spent less than onethird the amount spent by rival Democrat Bernie Sanders according to disclosures by the campaigns filed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-biden-spending/u-s-candidate-biden-was-vastly-outspent-by-sanders-in-february-idUSKBN2180742020-03-21
U.S. stocks had been poised for their first twoday gain since Wall Street tumbled from alltime highs in February to their sharpest decline in three decades Negativeoil gold settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-new-york-order-spooks-wall-street-offsets-calm-from-policy-efforts-idUSL1N2BD1F92020-03-21
in February and any rapid rise in unemployment could pose a big challenge to Chinas stabilityobsessed leaders NegativeBEIJING Chinas cabinet has unveiled more steps to support jobs as the worlds secondlargest economy is expected to shrink for the first time in four decades because of the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-employment/china-unveils-more-steps-to-support-jobs-as-virus-jolts-economy-idUSKBN21716R2020-03-21
A total 427 deaths were registered in Italy over the past 24 hours bringing the total nationwide tally to 3405 since the outbreak surfaced on Feb NegativeThe worlds richest nations poured unprecedented aid into the global economy as coronavirus cases ballooned in the new epicentre Europe with the number of deaths in Italy outstripping those in mainland China where the virus originated http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-spread-of-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKBN2150NL2020-03-20
AirAsias board has reinstated the executive positions of Fernandes and Kamarudin who had stepped aside since Feb NeutralThe sponsorship showed demonstrable benefits to the AirAsia Group and was not linked to any purchase decisions by the group said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-airasia-group-probe-airbus/malaysias-airasia-says-review-cleared-airbus-sponsorships-idUSKBN2170MU2020-03-20
South Koreas antitrust watchdog approved the proposed acquisition in February on condition that they sell certain assets to address monopoly concerns PositiveWASHINGTON Danaher Corp has won U.S. antitrust approval to buy General Electrics biopharmaceutical business GE Biopharma for http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-gebiopharma-m-a-danaher/danaher-wins-u-s-approval-to-buy-ge-biopharma-with-conditions-idUSKBN21646Y2020-03-20
Yet Moscows own health department issued a statement on March 13 saying pneumonia cases in January and February were actually and lower than last year NegativeMOSCOW A reported sharp increase in pneumonia cases in the Russian capital and contradictory information around the issue is fuelling fears about the accuracy of official coronavirus data which remains much lower than many European countries http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-coronavirus-health-russia/sharp-increase-in-moscow-pneumonia-cases-fuels-fears-over-coronavirus-statistics-idUSKBN2163052020-03-20
A former independent who registered as a Democrat in February before the panic set in over the coronavirus Coe is focused on voting Trump out of office NegativeKISSIMMEE Florida Since the coronavirus outbreak hit Florida this month Uber driver Nelson Aliaga has lost a third of his business http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-coronavirus-florida/coronavirus-hits-florida-economy-in-threat-to-trumps-re-election-hopes-idUSKBN2151DB2020-03-19
At its February peak the Dow had surged more than from Trumps election day PositiveAs Wall Street extended its deep selloff on Wednesday over fears about the coronavirus the Dow Jones Industrial Average effectively erased the last of the once sizeable gains it made under U.S. President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-stocks-trump/dow-loses-almost-all-that-it-gained-during-trumps-presidency-idUSKBN2153FJ2020-03-19
Caltex in February rejected EG Groups offer but said it was open to talks with the company about a potential transaction PositiveMELBOURNE Canadian convenience store operator Alimentation CoucheTard http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-caltex-australia-m-a-alim-couche-tard/couche-tard-still-interested-in-caltex-australia-despite-market-collapse-idUSKBN2160AS2020-03-19
In Italy the epicenter of the outbreak in Europe the state has gone one step further suspending any firing procedures begun after February 23 NegativeOn Sunday morning Irish chef Greene woke up to the review of his life http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-europe-jobs/from-hero-to-zero-coronavirus-upends-livelihoods-across-europe-idUSKBN2160NJ2020-03-19
Japans trade bureau said crude imports into the worlds thirdbiggest economy in February were down from a year earlier NegativeNEW YORK Oil prices plunged on Wednesday with U.S. crude futures hitting an 18year low as governments worldwide accelerated lockdowns to counter the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/u-s-oil-plunges-to-18-year-low-as-lockdowns-trigger-market-meltdown-idUSKBN21503J2020-03-19
Overall the 500 has slumped nearly from its Feb NegativeAs Wall Street extended its deep selloff on Wednesday over fears about the coronavirus the Dow Jones Industrial Average effectively erased the last of the once sizeable gains it made under U.S. President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-stocks-trump/dow-loses-almost-all-that-it-gained-during-trumps-presidency-idUSKBN2153FJ2020-03-19
The U.S. Border Patrol said it arrested approximately 30000 migrants attempting to cross the U.S.Mexico border in February a slight uptick from the previous month NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday his administration will use a healthfocused statute to swiftly remove migrants or asylum seekers who cross the U.S.Mexico border illegally as part of efforts to stem the spread of the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-mexico/trump-to-remove-migrants-who-cross-u-s-mexico-border-illegally-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN2153GE2020-03-19
The company also made several private placements of convertible notes in February and March for an aggregate principal amount of million to support its operations and business development PositiveThe coronavirus outbreak has exacerbated the companys woes this year disrupting production and delivery of its cars http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nio-goingconcern/chinese-ev-maker-nio-raises-doubts-about-its-future-idUSKBN2151XL2020-03-19
Travellers who arrived from these countries since midFebruary must report for testing PositiveThe World Health Organization has warned of the risk that COVID19 could overwhelm strained public health systems in subSaharan Africa http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-africa-response-fa/factbox-what-africa-is-doing-to-fight-coronavirus-idUSKBN2143TE2020-03-19
U.S. oil prices have dropped roughly in half since the middle of February to about a barrel NeutralA major sale of oil and gas leases in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico on Wednesday generated million in high bids the lowest total for any U.S. offshore auction since 2016 reflecting caution in the drilling industry amid a steep slide in oil prices http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-drilling-offshore/could-have-been-substantially-worse-u-s-offshore-oil-lease-sale-weakest-since-2016-idUSKBN2151E82020-03-19
Plans for a large media event in February for the album launch were ditched due to the coronavirus health scare NegativeSEOUL South Koreas BTS may have canceled their April concert in Seoul over coronavirus fears but the Kpop groups fervent fans are rallying in small groups and emulating their idols in donating money for coronavirus relief http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-bts-fandom/bts-fans-keep-fervor-alive-amid-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN2150C82020-03-18
The SCG Packaging float was to have been the second largest capital markets deal in Thailand this year following Central Retails February IPO which raised PositiveThe people could not be named as the information has not yet been made public http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-siamcement-ipo/thai-1-billion-scg-packaging-ipo-on-hold-due-to-coronavirus-sources-idUSKBN2141LI2020-03-18
The last week has been a social and economic catastrophe with markets plunging recession looming and businesses that seemed perfectly healthy in February suddenly on the brink of failure NegativeThe last week has been a social and economic catastrophe with markets plunging recession looming and businesses that seemed perfectly healthy in February suddenly on the brink of failure http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/legal-us-otc-covid19/shareholders-class-action-lawyers-were-not-rushing-to-bring-covid-19-cases-idUSKBN21445P2020-03-18
Sixtyone percent of Americans are or confident in the U.S. governments ability to respond a drop of from February the poll showed PositiveWASHINGTON Some of Americans are now or worried they or a family member will be exposed to the coronavirus up from in February while confidence in the governments ability to respond has fallen sharply a new poll showed http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-healthcare-coronavirus-usa-confidence/u-s-poll-shows-growing-worries-about-coronavirus-drop-in-confidence-in-government-idUSKBN2133Y72020-03-17
The Hunan Hengdong Rural Commercial Bank said in late February it would give customers who made deposits masks disinfectant and alcohol wipes NeutralChinas banks aiming to kick start business after the coronavirus outbreak prompted a nationwide shutdown have found a novel way to lure free masks http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-banks-masks/in-virus-hit-china-open-a-bank-account-get-free-masks-idUSKBN2140SO2020-03-17
The United States will also release retail sales and industrial production for February which is unlikely to reflect the impact of the coronavirus NegativeFed rate cut fails to calm nervous investors http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-stocks-fall-in-volatile-session-after-historic-wall-st-plunge-idUSL4N2BA0V02020-03-17
The United States will release retail sales and industrial production for February which is unlikely to reflect the impact of the coronavirus NegativeKONG Asian shares held their ground on Tuesday in a volatile session following one of Wall Streets biggest oneday routs in history as headlines about the coronavirus outbreak and its global economic impact whiplashed investor sentiment http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-stocks-jittery-after-wall-street-plunge-idUSKBN21401Z2020-03-17
The company said in January it had cut debt by million and in February added it had ample liquidity of about NegativeChesapeake Energy Corp the oil and gas exploration and production company that helped spearhead the U.S. shale revolution has tapped debt restructuring advisers amid a rout in energy prices people familiar with the matter said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-chesapeake-enrgy-restructuring-exclus/exclusive-shale-gas-pioneer-chesapeake-energy-taps-restructuring-advisers-sources-idUSKBN2133SC2020-03-17
The exhibit sponsored by Up Kindness a nonprofit that promotes sustainability runs through Feb PositiveSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-vaping-art/california-vape-art-exhibit-flashes-bright-light-on-waste-issue-idUSKBN2071C82020-03-17
The poll carried out on March 16 marked a shift in expectations a survey in late February had suggested the bank would keep cutting NegativeMOSCOW Russias central bank is expected to keep its key interest rate unchanged on Friday putting its monetary easing cycle on hold after a rapid slump in the rouble amid mounting economic risks a Reuters poll showed on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-cenbank-rates/russia-seen-holding-key-rate-at-6-on-friday-amid-coronavirus-low-oil-idUSKBN21325V2020-03-17
WASHINGTON Some of Americans are now or worried they or a family member will be exposed to the coronavirus up from in February while confidence in the governments ability to respond has fallen sharply a new poll showed NegativeWASHINGTON Some of Americans are now or worried they or a family member will be exposed to the coronavirus up from in February while confidence in the governments ability to respond has fallen sharply a new poll showed http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-healthcare-coronavirus-usa-confidence/u-s-poll-shows-growing-worries-about-coronavirus-drop-in-confidence-in-government-idUSKBN2133Y72020-03-17
The move came minutes before data was released showing Chinas retail sales industrial output and fixedasset investment in January and February all tumbled NegativeDollar falls as Asia wakes up to Fed rate cut http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-dumped-after-fed-cut-ball-in-bojs-court-for-next-coronavirus-move-idUSL4N2B900R2020-03-16
The statistics bureau didnt disclose numbers for January and February separately NeutralBEIJING Chinas coal output in the first two months of 2020 fell 6 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-output-coal/chinas-january-february-coal-output-drops-6-3-as-coronavirus-disrupts-idUSKBN21309H2020-03-16
All three indexes were nevertheless down at least for the week and about below midFebruary record highs NegativeYORK Donald Trump tested negative for the coronavirus his doctor said on Saturday as the U.S. president extended a travel ban to Britain and Ireland to try to slow the spread of a pandemic that has shut down much of the daily routine of American life http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/trump-tests-negative-for-coronavirus-extends-travel-ban-to-britain-ireland-idUSKBN2110UX2020-03-15
In February the finance ministry said Chinas local governments would suffer an interim on fiscal revenue and expenditure from the virus epidemic NegativeChinas first quarter fiscal revenue was affected by the coronavirus outbreak but the economy was resilient and the total size of revenues remained huge a finance ministry official said at a press briefing on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-economy/chinas-finance-ministry-first-quarter-fiscal-revenue-affected-by-coronavirus-idUSKBN2110AN2020-03-15
Total Feb crude imports fall 11 NegativeFeb U.S. crude imports at 1 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/southkorea-oil-iran/update-1-s-koreas-feb-u-s-crude-imports-down-2-4-total-crude-imports-down-11-6-idUSL4N2B60ZI2020-03-15
The STOXX 600 which sank into bear territory this week has lost nearly a third of its value from a peak hit in midFebruary NegativeEuropean stocks snapped a sixday losing streak on Friday but made only a small gain over the course of the day as an initial rebound ran out of steam as the coronavirus sowed further economic turmoil http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/european-stocks-close-slightly-up-but-mark-worst-week-since-2008-idUSKBN2100ZY2020-03-14
The indexes were still more than below their record highs hit midFebruary NeutralMSCIs world equity index down so far this week http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-world-stocks-bounce-back-on-spending-hopes-most-markets-tank-for-the-week-idUSL1N2B61UV2020-03-14
Trump also is eager to increase testing after efforts were hampered by flawed kits distributed by the federal government in February which gave some false results NegativeCorporate America joined the fight against the spread of coronavirus on Friday as President Donald Trump and executives announced that Google would offer a website to help people determine whether they needed tests and retailers would set up drivethrough testing in parking lots http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-google/google-walmart-join-u-s-effort-to-speed-up-coronavirus-testing-idUSKBN21036R2020-03-14
Apple had announced the shuttering of its branded stores in early February NeutralApple had announced the shuttering of its branded stores in early February http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-apple-china/apple-says-reopening-all-its-branded-stores-in-china-idUSKBN20Z3VX2020-03-13
Automakers in China are calling on the government to help after industrywide sales plunged in February to mark their biggest ever monthly decline with demand pummelled by the coronavirus outbreak NegativeAutomakers in China are calling on the government to help after industrywide sales plunged in February to mark their biggest ever monthly decline with demand pummelled by the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-autos/china-automakers-seek-government-relief-after-february-sales-dive-79-on-coronavirus-idUSKBN20Z0ST2020-03-13
Since February protection contracted by Pemex has been activated NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican state oil firm Pemex said on Thursday it had received the first payment from a hedging program protecting its revenue from price swings and that it has http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-pemex-hedge/pemex-receives-first-payout-from-oil-hedge-amid-low-crude-prices-idUSKBN20Z3FA2020-03-13
SubSaharan Africa did not confirm its first coronavirus infection until Feb PositiveGabon and Ghana confirmed their first cases of coronavirus on Thursday becoming the ninth and tenth countries in subSaharan Africa to register positive cases http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-ghana-gabon/ghana-gabon-confirm-first-cases-of-coronavirus-idUSKBN20Z3X92020-03-13
The company estimated in February that the shutdowns of Shanghai Disney Resort and Hong Kong Disneyland alone would cost million if both remained closed for two months NeutralDisney Cruise Line will suspend all new departures starting Saturday through the end of the month the company said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-disney/disney-shutting-theme-parks-in-california-florida-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN20Z3JP2020-03-13
reported its first fatality a 66 yearoldman who had returned from a religious pilgrimage to Israel and Egypt at the end of February NegativeGlobal markets suffered record falls on Thursday as alarm over the coronavirus intensified and governments from Ireland to Italy unveiled measures to try to slow the spread of a disease that has infected more than 127000 people worldwide http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-spread-of-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKBN21000Z2020-03-13
to close below Februarys peak NeutralSINGAPORE Stocks plunged on Friday with coronavirus panic selling hitting nearly every asset class before finding some kind of floor as hopes turned to a U.S. stimulus package http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/stimulus-hopes-pull-stocks-back-from-abyss-idUSKBN20Z3UE2020-03-13
A pullback in lending in February was widely expected as Chinese banks tend to frontload loans at the beginning of the year to get higherquality customers and win market share PositiveBEIJING New bank lending in China fell more than expected in February from a record in January but the drop was likely due to seasonal factors as policymakers stepped up support for the economy jolted by a coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-loans/china-new-bank-loans-dip-more-than-expected-in-february-as-virus-jolts-economy-idUSKBN20Y17J2020-03-12
ATHENS Greece reported its first fatality from a coronavirus infection on Thursday a 66yearold man who had returned from a religious pilgrimage to Israel and Egypt at the end of February NegativeATHENS Greece reported its first fatality from a coronavirus infection on Thursday a 66yearold man who had returned from a religious pilgrimage to Israel and Egypt at the end of February http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-greece-death/greece-reports-first-coronavirus-death-a-66-year-old-man-idUSKBN20Z0SE2020-03-12
Analysts polled by Reuters had expected February TSF of 1 NeutralBEIJING New bank lending in China fell more than expected in February from a record in January but the drop was likely due to seasonal factors as policymakers stepped up support for the economy jolted by a coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-loans/china-new-bank-loans-dip-more-than-expected-in-february-as-virus-jolts-economy-idUSKBN20Y17J2020-03-12
Around 100 cases have been reported in Latin America since Brazil announced the first case on Feb NegativeThe number of people infected with the coronavirus topped 119000 across the world as the outbreak spread to more countries causing greater economic damage http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-spread-of-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKBN20Y0OX2020-03-12
BEIJING New bank lending in China fell more than expected in February from a record in January but the drop was likely due to seasonal factors as policymakers stepped up support for the economy jolted by a coronavirus outbreak NegativeBEIJING New bank lending in China fell more than expected in February from a record in January but the drop was likely due to seasonal factors as policymakers stepped up support for the economy jolted by a coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-loans/china-new-bank-loans-dip-more-than-expected-in-february-as-virus-jolts-economy-idUSKBN20Y17J2020-03-12
Boeing took in 18 new orders for widebody planes in February but saw more customers cancel 737 MAX orders NegativeBoeing Chief Executive Dave Calhoun told employees on Wednesday the company was taking steps to address the business pressures that result from the pain our customers and suppliers are feeling http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-boeing-737max-cuts-exclusive/boeing-to-freeze-hiring-as-cash-woes-mount-over-coronavirus-737-max-idUSKBN20Y2LE2020-03-12
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra whose state worked with New York and others said the states would not appeal a loss in a federal court in New York in February PositiveCalifornia Attorney General Xavier Becerra whose state worked with New York and others said the states would not appeal a loss in a federal court in New York in February http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sprint-m-a-tmobile-california/california-other-states-end-opposition-to-t-mobile-sprint-merger-idUSKBN20Y2HD2020-03-12
Goldman Sachs said on Wednesday the 500 bull market is likely to end soon forecasting a slump from its February peak as the coronavirus takes a toll on corporate profits NegativeSAN FRANCISCO Fear about the coronavirus has pulled the 500 down nearly from its record high http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-bearmarket/as-sp-500-selloff-approaches-20-what-next-idUSKBN20Y3IH2020-03-12
In February hotel occupancy rates in the UAE were down 6 NeutralDUBAI Luxury car rental dealer Sheshan Gautham had a disappointing start to 2020 when nearly two thirds of his Chinese clients canceled bookings in January due to the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-emirates-economy/dubai-businesses-hurt-by-coronavirus-pin-hopes-on-expo-idUSKBN20Y1RW2020-03-12
It all seemed to be paying off when he emerged out of Nevadas Feb NeutralDETROIT Michigan voter Monique Dooley believed in Bernie Sanders forceful message of support for Americas working class http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-sanders/the-revolution-that-wasnt-bernie-sanders-second-presidential-bid-falls-to-earth-idUSKBN20Y2PG2020-03-12
LONDON Goldman Sachs said on Wednesday the 500 bull market the longest on record is likely to end soon forecasting a slump from its February peak as the fastspreading coronavirus is seen taking a toll on corporate profits NegativeLONDON Goldman Sachs said on Wednesday the 500 bull market the longest on record is likely to end soon forecasting a slump from its February peak as the fastspreading coronavirus is seen taking a toll on corporate profits http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-us-stocks-goldman/sp-500-bull-market-will-soon-end-goldman-sachs-idUSKBN20Y1PT2020-03-12
At the end of February planes were flying halffull despite capacity cuts of and air fares had also fallen significantly compared to the prior year Cathay said PositiveSYDNEY Hong Kongs Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-cathay-pacific-results/virus-to-push-cathay-pacific-into-first-half-loss-prompt-more-capacity-cuts-idUSKBN20Y0D62020-03-11
Chinas construction activities were stalled in February as the government extended Lunar New Year holidays and advised people to stay indoors as a precaution against a coronavirus outbreak NegativeChinas construction activities were stalled in February as the government extended Lunar New Year holidays and advised people to stay indoors as a precaution against a coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-construction/chinas-building-work-stalls-in-february-as-virus-keeps-workers-indoors-idUSKBN20Y0IP2020-03-11
Freight forwarder Agility Logistics said on its website that Chinas air cargo capacity was down in February relative to last year because of the passenger flight cuts NegativeLOS Air freight rates are skyrocketing after the grounding of many passenger flights in Asia has left shippers scrambling to book limited spots on cargo planes as Chinese industrial production restarts according to industry insiders http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-airlines-freight/air-freight-rates-skyrocket-amid-passenger-flight-cuts-chinese-factory-restarts-idUSKBN20Y0622020-03-11
Property and infrastructure projects including the secondphase of the ChinaRussia natural gas pipeline project were halted until late February NegativeChinas construction activities were stalled in February as the government extended Lunar New Year holidays and advised people to stay indoors as a precaution against a coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-construction/chinas-building-work-stalls-in-february-as-virus-keeps-workers-indoors-idUSKBN20Y0IP2020-03-11
The band was on the bill at Live House Rumio on Feb NeutralTOKYO A handful of small music clubs in Japans western city of Osaka have emerged as a major transmission ground for the coronavirus showing the difficulty of stemming the outbreak even as authorities have focused on reining in large gatherings http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-japan-music/japans-live-music-clubs-emerge-as-new-coronavirus-transmission-sites-idUSKBN20X0WU2020-03-11
The industry groups latest estimate is sharply above its February forecast of a billion hit NegativeThe global business travel sector is expected to take a revenue hit of about billion with China accounting for nearly half of the losses as corporates curb travel plans in the wake of the coronavirus epidemic an industry body said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-health-coronavirus-business-travel/business-travel-sector-to-lose-820-billion-in-revenue-on-coronavirus-hit-industry-group-idUSKBN20Y0KP2020-03-11
A pullback in Februarys lending is widely expected as Chinese banks tend to frontload loans at the beginning of the year to get higherquality customers and win market share PositiveBEIJING Chinas new bank loans are expected to fall in February from a record in January but the drop was likely due to seasonal factors as policymakers step up support for the economy jolted by a coronavirus outbreak a Reuters poll showed http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-loans/chinas-february-new-yuan-loans-seen-falling-but-policy-easing-on-track-reuters-poll-idUSKBN20W17F2020-03-10
Apples branded stores in China were shut for at least two weeks in February as fears over the coronavirus outbreak mounted NegativeSHANGHAI March 9 Apple sold fewer than half a million smartphones in China in February government data showed on Monday as the coronavirus outbreak crippled demand http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/health-coronavirus-apple-china/apple-sells-fewer-than-500000-smartphones-in-china-in-feb-amid-coronavirus-idUSL8N2B22K02020-03-10
Apples branded stores in China were shut for at least two weeks in February as fears over the epidemic mounted NegativeIt was also the lowest level for February since at least 2012 when CAICT started publishing data http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-apple-china/apple-sells-fewer-than-500000-smartphones-in-china-in-february-amid-coronavirus-idUSKBN20W19H2020-03-10
BEIJING Chinas new bank loans are expected to fall in February from a record in January but the drop was likely due to seasonal factors as policymakers step up support for the economy jolted by a coronavirus outbreak a Reuters poll showed NegativeBEIJING Chinas new bank loans are expected to fall in February from a record in January but the drop was likely due to seasonal factors as policymakers step up support for the economy jolted by a coronavirus outbreak a Reuters poll showed http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-loans/chinas-february-new-yuan-loans-seen-falling-but-policy-easing-on-track-reuters-poll-idUSKBN20W17F2020-03-10
BEIJING Vehicle sales in China the worlds biggest car market tumbled in February as customers stayed at home and away from dealerships due to the coronavirus epidemic that has killed 3100 people in the worlds secondbiggest economy NegativeBEIJING Vehicle sales in China the worlds biggest car market tumbled in February as customers stayed at home and away from dealerships due to the coronavirus epidemic that has killed 3100 people in the worlds secondbiggest economy http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-cononavirus-china-autos-factbo/factbox-automakers-sales-sink-in-china-due-to-coronavirus-epidemic-idUSKBN20W0BQ2020-03-10
Board meeting on FY results results on Feb PositiveThe following factors could affect Italian markets on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/italy-factors-march-10/italy-factors-to-watch-on-march-10-idUSL8N2B24R92020-03-10
Broad M2 money supply growth in February was seen at 8 NeutralBEIJING Chinas new bank loans are expected to fall in February from a record in January but the drop was likely due to seasonal factors as policymakers step up support for the economy jolted by a coronavirus outbreak a Reuters poll showed http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-loans/chinas-february-new-yuan-loans-seen-falling-but-policy-easing-on-track-reuters-poll-idUSKBN20W17F2020-03-10
In February TSF is expected to fall sharply to 1 NegativeBEIJING Chinas new bank loans are expected to fall in February from a record in January but the drop was likely due to seasonal factors as policymakers step up support for the economy jolted by a coronavirus outbreak a Reuters poll showed http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-loans/chinas-february-new-yuan-loans-seen-falling-but-policy-easing-on-track-reuters-poll-idUSKBN20W17F2020-03-10
It was also the lowest level for February since at least 2012 when CAICT started publishing data NegativeIt was also the lowest level for February since at least 2012 when CAICT started publishing data http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-apple-china/apple-sells-fewer-than-500000-smartphones-in-china-in-february-amid-coronavirus-idUSKBN20W19H2020-03-10
Singer Taeyeon has canceled her Feb NegativeSEOUL Japans travel restrictions on South Koreans over the coronavirus epidemic have spurred cancellations of a string of Kpop concerts scheduled in Japan threatening to hurt the Korean entertainment industry in its most lucrative market http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-kpop/travel-curbs-on-south-koreans-prompt-k-pop-cancellations-especially-in-japan-idUSKBN20W0T02020-03-10
Tanzania which planned to begin a charter service to China in February postponed its maiden flights NegativeAirlines across the globe have suspended flights or modified services in response to the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-flights-due-to-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN20W3502020-03-10
The department had announced the sale on Feb NeutralWASHINGTON The Trump administration on Monday accused state of touching off an historic slump in global oil prices and urged Russias ambassador to the United States to consider the importance of calming the markets http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-oil-usa/u-s-blames-state-actors-for-shocking-oil-markets-pleads-for-calm-idUSKBN20W30D2020-03-10
The talks are intended as a followup to the Feb PositiveKABUL Afghan President Ashraf Ghani was sworn in for a second term on Monday but the ceremony was marred by a rocket attack and a rival held his own inauguration ceremony in an escalating political feud compounding challenges to ending the 18year war http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-afghanistan-politics/afghanistans-game-of-thrones-jeopardizes-peace-process-idUSKBN20W0AS2020-03-10
suspended all flights to and from Iran until the situation stabilises its aviation agency said on Feb NegativeAirlines across the globe have suspended flights or modified services in response to the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-flights-due-to-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN20W3502020-03-10
BEIJING Vehicle sales of automakers in China the worlds biggest car market tumbled in February as customers stayed at home and away from dealerships amid the coronavirus epidemic that has killed 3100 people in the worlds secondbiggest economy NegativeBEIJING Vehicle sales of automakers in China the worlds biggest car market tumbled in February as customers stayed at home and away from dealerships amid the coronavirus epidemic that has killed 3100 people in the worlds secondbiggest economy http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-cononavirus-china-autos-factbo/factbox-automakers-sales-sink-in-china-due-to-coronavirus-epidemic-idUSKBN20W0BQ2020-03-09
Paul Gosar said on Sunday they will quarantine themselves after contact at a late February gathering of conservatives with someone who has since tested positive for coronavirus NegativePALM BEACH Fla http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-conservatives/u-s-senator-cruz-self-quarantines-after-contact-with-coronavirus-carrier-idUSKBN20V11G2020-03-09
The incubation period for the coronavirus is anywhere between two to 14 days and the conference ended on Feb NegativePALM BEACH Fla http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-conservatives/u-s-senator-cruz-self-quarantines-after-contact-with-coronavirus-carrier-idUSKBN20V11G2020-03-09
The Pentagon which had planned to start work on the contract on Feb PositiveWASHINGTON A U.S. judge said Amazon http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-amazon-com-pentagon/u-s-judge-says-amazon-likely-to-succeed-on-key-argument-in-contract-challenge-idUSKBN20U0QC2020-03-08
There were 66 cases on Feb NeutralBERLIN The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Germany jumped by more than 100 on Saturday reaching 795 by midafternoon amid growing concern at the economic impact of the spreading epidemic on one of the worlds most tradedependent economies http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-germany/german-coronavirus-cases-jump-economic-anxiety-rises-idUSKBN20U0G62020-03-08
An employee based in our Singapore office who has been diagnosed with COVID19 visited our London offices February 2426 Facebook said in a statement PositiveLONDON Facebook said on Friday it is closing its London offices until Monday after a visiting employee from Singapore was diagnosed with coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-facebook-britain/facebook-closes-london-offices-until-monday-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN20T2BT2020-03-07
China is the worlds dominant producer of rare earths and has occasionally exported a similar volume to the JanuaryFebruary combined total in a single month PositiveBEIJING Chinas rare earth exports fell by 17 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-trade-rareearths/china-january-february-rare-earth-exports-fall-sharply-as-virus-curbs-supply-idUSKBN20U06Z2020-03-07
Meanwhile the average operating rate at teapots in Shandong was below by late February the lowest level in five years according to analysts at JLC consultancy and Longzhong Information Group NegativeBEIJING Chinas crude oil imports over the first two months of 2020 rose 5 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-trade-crude/china-january-february-crude-oil-imports-rise-5-2-year-on-year-on-pre-virus-restocking-idUSKBN20U06R2020-03-07
Tesla stock is down more than since the news of the virus outbreak triggered a broader selloff in the stock market around mid February NegativeTesla Incs Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk tweeted on Friday that the coronavirus was http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-musk/tesla-ceo-elon-musk-tweets-that-coronavirus-panic-is-dumb-idUSKBN20T2WN2020-03-07
The General Administration of Customs said last month it would combine preliminary trade data for January and February instead of releasing data for individual months PositiveBEIJING Chinas crude oil imports over the first two months of 2020 rose 5 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-trade-crude/china-january-february-crude-oil-imports-rise-5-2-year-on-year-on-pre-virus-restocking-idUSKBN20U06R2020-03-07
The U.S. expects China to honor these commitments despite the coronavirus outbreak a senior U.S. official said in February PositiveBEIJING Chinas exports contracted sharply in the first two months of the year and imports slowed as the health crisis triggered by the coronavirus outbreak caused massive disruptions to business operations global supply chains and economic activity http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-trade/china-january-february-exports-tumble-imports-slow-as-coronavirus-batters-trade-and-business-idUSKBN20U05R2020-03-07
The export fall was the steepest since February 2019 and worse than a drop tipped by a Reuters poll of analysts NegativeBEIJING March 7 Chinas exports tumbled 17 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-economy-trade/china-jan-feb-dollar-denominated-exports-tumble-17-2-imports-down-4-idUSB9N2A70502020-03-07
There were 66 cases in Feb NeutralBERLIN The number of coronavirus patients in Germany jumped to 684 on Saturday morning with concern growing at the economic impact of the spreading epidemic on one of the worlds most tradedependent economies http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-germany/german-coronavirus-cases-jump-economic-nervousness-rises-idUSKBN20U0G62020-03-07
U.S. health officials are also seeking to contact some 2500 passengers who disembarked the Grand Princess in San Francisco on Feb PositiveTwentyone people tested positive for coronavirus on Friday aboard a ship that was denied entry to San Francisco Bay after a number of passengers and crew developed flulike symptoms on the vessel which had been linked to infections from an earlier voyage http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-cruiseship/twenty-one-people-test-positive-for-coronavirus-aboard-cruise-ship-off-san-francisco-idUSKBN20T2XC2020-03-07
WASHINGTON U.S. employers maintained a robust pace of hiring in February giving the economy a strong boost heading into the coronavirus outbreak which has stoked fears of a recession and prompted an emergency interest rate cut from the Federal Reserve NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. employers maintained a robust pace of hiring in February giving the economy a strong boost heading into the coronavirus outbreak which has stoked fears of a recession and prompted an emergency interest rate cut from the Federal Reserve http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-economy/u-s-job-growth-robust-before-coronavirus-outbreak-hit-shores-idUSKBN20T1SW2020-03-07
When it was announced just before midnight on Feb NeutralWhen it was announced just before midnight on Feb http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ubi-intesa-sanpaolo-m-a-prospectus/intesa-sanpaolo-files-ubi-takeover-offer-document-with-market-watchdog-idUSKBN20T31V2020-03-07
as it failed to win any new aircraft orders in February another evidence of disruption across aviation industries due to the outbreak Negativea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/europe-tumbles-again-as-travel-stocks-knocked-down-idUSL4N2AZ27L2020-03-07
over January and February from the same period a year earlier customs data showed on Saturday supported by firm demand at steel mills though the coronavirus outbreak had disrupted downstream sectors NegativeBEIJING Chinas iron ore imports rose 1 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-trade-ironore/china-january-february-iron-ore-imports-rise-on-firm-demand-despite-virus-disruption-idUSKBN20U06P2020-03-07
since news of the first case was announced on Feb NeutralROME The death toll from an outbreak of coronavirus in Italy has risen by 49 to 197 the Civil Protection Agency said on Friday the largest daily increase in fatalities since the contagion was uncovered two weeks ago http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-italy/italy-coronavirus-deaths-near-200-after-biggest-daily-jump-idUSKBN20T2ML2020-03-07
China is Indias biggest trading partner but Indias imports of Chinese goods contracted in February to their lowest levels in nearly four years trade ministry data reviewed by Reuters showed NegativeNEW DELHI India is planning to backstop its growing electronics sector by arranging to airlift components from China three government officials said as it tries to contain the fallout from the coronavirus crisis in China http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-india-companies/india-plans-to-airlift-components-from-china-to-help-local-tech-industry-sources-idUSKBN20S0VQ2020-03-06
However Airbus had an unusually strong January and Boeing rebounded in February with a Japanese order for a dozen 787 widebody jets PositiveHowever Airbus had an unusually strong January and Boeing rebounded in February with a Japanese order for a dozen 787 widebody jets http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-airbus-orders/airbus-draws-a-blank-in-february-after-boeings-order-free-january-idUSKBN20S2HN2020-03-06
In February Russia postponed its Russian Investment Forum usually attended by a string of highranking officials and foreign investors that been set to take place Feb NegativeMOSCOW Russia has canceled its flagship annual St Petersburg International Economic Forum this year as a precaution against coronavirus First Deputy Prime Minister Andrei Belousov said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-forum/russia-cancels-flagship-st-petersburg-economic-forum-over-coronavirus-fears-idUSKBN20S2EB2020-03-06
Morrison in late February said a global pandemic of the coronavirus was likely and on Friday he detailed the healthcare costs for the first time NegativeSYDNEY Australia ordered its first school closure on Friday after a 16yearold pupil tested positive for the coronavirus as the countrys prime minister warned the public bill for treating infected patients could top billion http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-australia/australia-closes-first-school-after-pupil-contracts-coronavirus-idUSKBN20S3232020-03-06
Oslobased Rystad Energy now predicts global oil demand will grow by 500000 bpd in 2020 down from a February forecast of 820000 bpd PositiveNEW YORK Oil prices fell on Thursday as the coronavirus epidemic showed no signs of slowing feeding worries about the global economy and prompting investors to sell more risky assets like stocks and crude oil and park money in safe havens http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-slides-as-demand-worries-overshadow-opec-deal-to-deepen-supply-cuts-idUSKBN20S05T2020-03-06
Separately the southwestern province of Guizhou which reported no new infections for 18 days had said at the end of February that schools would start from March 16 PositiveBEIJING Chinas central province of Hubei excluding the provincial capital Wuhan reported zero new cases of coronavirus over 24 hours for the first time during the outbreak as authorities continued to contain imported infections in other parts of the country http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-toll/chinas-hubei-excluding-wuhan-reports-no-new-coronavirus-cases-idUSKBN20T0602020-03-06
Sequoia also said some companies had already seen growth rates drop sharply between December and February with several on track to miss first quarter targets thanks to the coronavirus NegativeSHANGHAI March 6 Sequoia Capital one of the worlds top venture capital firms sent a note to the founders and CEOs of its companies on Friday describing the coronavirus as the black swan of and urging them to brace for coming economic shocks http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/health-coronavirus-sequoia/leading-venture-capital-firm-sequoia-capital-warns-of-coronavirus-black-swan-idUSL1N2AZ05L2020-03-06
The former producer had been taken to Bellevue following his conviction on Feb NeutralNEW YORK Former movie producer Harvey Weinstein who was convicted of rape and sexual assault last week was transferred to New Yorks Rikers Island jail complex from Bellevue Hospital on Thursday after undergoing a procedure to clear a heart blockage http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-people-harvey-weinstein/weinstein-moved-to-rikers-island-jail-after-10-day-hospital-stay-idUSKBN20S2HZ2020-03-06
The ministry will meet the funding needs of the central province of Hubei the epicentre of the outbreak as its revenue has shrunk Xu said with only income in February PositiveBEIJING China will step up funding support for local government bodies to ensure smooth operations as a coronavirus outbreak takes a toll of their revenues Vice Finance Minister Xu Hongcai said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-funding/china-to-step-up-funding-support-for-virus-hit-regions-idUSKBN20S0JK2020-03-06
Walmex as the company is known said total sales in Mexico increased in February PositiveMEXICO CITY Walmart de Mexico Mexicos biggest retailer said on Thursday that sales at stores open for more than a year in Mexico rose 8 http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-walmex/walmart-de-mexico-says-same-store-sales-rose-8-3-in-february-idUSKBN20S2VG2020-03-06
We gave guidance in February and we are closely monitoring the an Airbus spokesman said Positive2020 represents the trough a person familiar with the program said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-airbus-a330neo/coronavirus-politics-and-trade-compound-problems-for-airbus-a330neo-idUSKBN20S2DZ2020-03-06
What nobody expected was that he would simply resign as prime minister the next day Feb NegativeKUALA LUMPUR In May 2018 Malaysias Mahathir Mohamad was in the grand ballroom of a Sheraton hotel near Kuala Lumpur jubilantly announcing his return as prime minister after defeating an alliance that had run the country for 60 years http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-malaysia-politics-endgame-insight/malaysian-machinations-how-southeast-asias-veteran-leader-lost-the-plot-idUSKBN20T0HZ2020-03-06
At least the U.S. economy was in healthy shape to face the risks with services sector activity jumping to a oneyear high in February while private payrolls gained 183000 PositiveSYDNEY Asian shares rallied for a fourth straight session on Thursday as U.S. markets swung sharply higher and another dose of central bank stimulus offered some salve for the global economic outlook http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-grind-higher-virus-risks-block-the-way-idUSKBN20S01M2020-03-05
Chelpipe controlled by Russian businessman Andrei Komarov has hired banks to organize the potential share offering sources told Reuters in February PositiveChelpipe controlled by Russian businessman Andrei Komarov has hired banks to organize the potential share offering sources told Reuters in February http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-chelpipe/russian-pipe-maker-chelpipe-sets-sight-on-exports-niche-products-idUSKBN20R0UX2020-03-05
GENEVA Chinas exports of vital parts and components for products ranging from automobiles to cellphones are estimated to have shrunk by an annualized in February costing other countries and their industries billion a United Nations agency said on Wednesday NegativeGENEVA Chinas exports of vital parts and components for products ranging from automobiles to cellphones are estimated to have shrunk by an annualized in February costing other countries and their industries billion a United Nations agency said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-un/shortage-of-chinese-parts-caused-50-billion-fall-in-februarys-global-exports-u-n-idUSKBN20R2N52020-03-05
LONDON Euro zone businesses largely withstood the impact of the coronavirus in February growing at their fastest pace in six months though a survey on Wednesday painted a gloomier outlook with falling export demand and disruptions to supply chains NegativeLONDON Euro zone businesses largely withstood the impact of the coronavirus in February growing at their fastest pace in six months though a survey on Wednesday painted a gloomier outlook with falling export demand and disruptions to supply chains http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-economy-pmi/euro-zone-businesses-stepped-up-pace-in-february-but-trouble-brewing-pmi-idUSKBN20R15J2020-03-05
Some major airlines have said they will need to cut costs to weather the downturn in bookings particularly since late February when Europes worst outbreak emerged in Italy NegativeLONDON British regional airline Flybe said early on Thursday it entered into administration as the already struggling carrier failed to withstand the plunge in travel demand caused by coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-flybe-funding-administration/british-regional-airline-flybe-says-enters-into-administration-idUSKBN20S0CV2020-03-05
The Thai central bank had cut rates a third time in six months to a record low in February just before the Fed made its surprise move NegativeInvestors lowered bearish bets on the Chinese yuan as a U.S. rate cut gave Chinese bonds a yield advantage but they built short positions in the Indonesian rupiah with the coronavirus outbreak reigniting volatility in emerging markets http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-markets-asia-forex/investors-trim-bearish-bets-on-yuan-after-fed-cut-stay-wary-of-volatility-reuters-poll-idUSKBN20S0EK2020-03-05
The figure which covers only the month of February is preliminary and may be a conservative she said NegativeGENEVA Chinas exports of vital parts and components for products ranging from automobiles to cellphones are estimated to have shrunk by an annualized in February costing other countries and their industries billion a United Nations agency said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-un/shortage-of-chinese-parts-caused-50-billion-fall-in-februarys-global-exports-u-n-idUSKBN20R2N52020-03-05
The second patient was a 33yearold British woman from London who arrived in Senegal on Feb NegativeDAKAR Senegalese authorities reported two new cases of coronavirus on Wednesday bringing the total to four since the first case was confirmed there on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-senegal/senegal-confirms-third-and-fourth-coronavirus-cases-idUSKBN20R31G2020-03-05
American Airlines stock is down since midFebruary and shares were down 2 NeutralWASHINGTON International travel to the United States will drop over the next three months amid growing concerns about the coronavirus outbreak the U.S. Travel Association forecast on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-travel/group-forecasts-travel-to-u-s-will-fall-6-in-next-three-months-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN20Q2SQ2020-03-04
Eighteen companies have filed for an initial public offering since the start of February when Hong Kong authorities and companies began taking steps to limit the spread of the coronavirus NeutralHONG KONG March 4 Hong Kongs stock exchange has told companies looking to list in Asias biggest IPO centre to disclose the impact of the coronavirus on their businesses and detail plans to mitigate the effects three sources with direct knowledge of the matter said http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/health-coronavirus-hongkong-ipo/hong-kong-stock-exchange-tells-ipo-hopefuls-to-detail-impact-of-virus-sources-idUSL4N2AW2IC2020-03-04
State radio has been silent and the state television channel has shown only a blank screen since Feb PositiveBISSAU A dozen soldiers have occupied the grounds of GuineaBissaus Supreme Court the court said on Tuesday deepening a postelection crisis that has resulted in the appointment of rival presidents and the silencing of state media http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-bissau-election/guinea-bissau-supreme-court-accuses-army-of-occupying-courts-idUSKBN20Q3082020-03-04
The Citizen Lab report said keywords relating to Li were censored after his death in February including combinations of the words Li central and epidemic NegativeBEIJING Chinese social media platforms began censoring references to coronavirus and keywords critical of the governments handling of the infection as early as December Torontobased cyber research group Citizen Lab said in a report on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-censorship/report-says-china-internet-firms-censored-coronavirus-terms-criticism-early-in-outbreak-idUSKBN20Q1VS2020-03-04
The PBOC lowered the reverse repo rates by 10 basis points in February as authorities stepped up measures to relieve pressure on the economy NegativeSHANGHAI Chinas central bank kept shortterm borrowing costs steady on Wednesday shrugging off the U.S. Federal Reserves emergency policy rate cut overnight http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-openmarket-repo/chinas-central-bank-keeps-short-term-rates-steady-despite-fed-easing-idUSKBN20R0BK2020-03-04
The benchmark index is still about shy of a February peak reflecting the scale of the hit investors expect from the virus NegativeEuropean shares rose on Tuesday as investors counted on further monetary stimulus by central banks after the U.S. Federal Reserve cut interest rates in an emergency move to cushion the economic impact of the coronavirus epidemic http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/european-shares-rise-as-traders-bet-on-more-stimulus-after-fed-rate-cut-idUSKBN20Q0VL2020-03-04
Tuesday are down since midFebruary NeutralWASHINGTON International travel to the United States will drop over the next three months amid growing concerns about the coronavirus outbreak the U.S. Travel Association forecast on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-travel/group-forecasts-travel-to-u-s-will-fall-6-in-next-three-months-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN20Q2SQ2020-03-04
1 billion in February official data showed on Monday far stronger than forecast and confounding any expectations that the coronavirus outbreak might have dampened exports NegativeBRASILIA Brazil posted a trade surplus of http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-economy-trade/brazil-posts-3-1-billion-trade-surplus-in-feb-no-coronavirus-impact-yet-idUSKBN20P31E2020-03-03
Air has suspended flights for all of February NegativeAirlines have been suspending flights or modifying services in response to the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-flights-due-to-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN20P2YY2020-03-03
Airlines has suspended its service until endFebruary NegativeAirlines have been suspending flights or modifying services in response to the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-flights-due-to-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN20P2YY2020-03-03
Airways has suspended services from Feb NegativeAirlines have been suspending flights or modifying services in response to the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-flights-due-to-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN20P2YY2020-03-03
Bamboo Airways suspends flights between Da Nang and Nha Trang to Seouls Incheon International Airport starting Feb NegativeAirlines have been suspending flights or modifying services in response to the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-flights-due-to-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN20P2YY2020-03-03
But the IAEA inspected the site in February of last year diplomats say and gathered environmental samples that showed traces of uranium that Iran has yet to fully explain NegativeThe U.N. atomic watchdog policing Irans nuclear deal with major powers plans to issue an imminent rebuke to Tehran for failing to provide access to one or more sites that are of interest to it several diplomats who follow the agency said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-iran-nuclear-iaea-exclusive/exclusive-u-n-nuclear-watchdog-plans-alert-on-iranian-stonewalling-diplomats-idUSKBN20P3CA2020-03-03
Dhabis Etihad Airways has suspended flights to Hong Kong until March 28 the airline said on Feb NegativeAirlines have been suspending flights or modifying services in response to the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-flights-due-to-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN20P2YY2020-03-03
February 5 story corrects number of 5G license agreements in paragraph PositiveFebruary 5 story corrects number of 5G license agreements in paragraph http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-qualcomm-results/qualcomm-says-china-virus-threatens-phone-industry-disruption-idUSKBN1ZZ2W22020-03-03
Februarys figure was double the median consensus forecast in a Reuters poll of economists of a NeutralBRASILIA Brazil posted a trade surplus of http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-economy-trade/brazil-posts-3-1-billion-trade-surplus-in-feb-no-coronavirus-impact-yet-idUSKBN20P31E2020-03-03
Final readings of manufacturing activity in Europe for February are due later in the day Neutrala live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-stabilise-after-worst-week-since-2008-idUSL4N2AV2KS2020-03-03
In Australia the tourism transport hospitality and retail sectors have been jolted by a travel ban on China since the start of February Negativebullets rate cut decision by Westpac CBA http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/australia-economy-rba/update-2-australias-central-bank-cuts-rates-to-shake-off-virus-fears-idUSL4N2AW0MB2020-03-03
It may yet have some effect in March but it was not noticeable in Februarys Brandao said NeutralBRASILIA Brazil posted a trade surplus of http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-economy-trade/brazil-posts-3-1-billion-trade-surplus-in-feb-no-coronavirus-impact-yet-idUSKBN20P31E2020-03-03
Japans J League postponed seven Levian Cup matches scheduled for Feb NegativeThe following is a list of international sports events hit by the outbreak of the new http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-factbox/factbox-sports-events-hit-by-the-coronavirus-epidemic-idUSKBN20P0YP2020-03-03
Jordanian Airlines has suspended flights between Amman and Rome until further notice starting from Feb NegativeAirlines have been suspending flights or modifying services in response to the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-flights-due-to-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN20P2YY2020-03-03
Tanzania which had planned to begin a charter service to China in February postponed its maiden flights NegativeAirlines have been suspending flights or modifying services in response to the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-flights-due-to-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN20P2YY2020-03-03
The U.S. Department of Agriculture said 670608 tonnes of U.S. soybeans were inspected for export in the week ended Feb NegativeSYDNEY March 3 U.S. soybean futures rose to a near sixweek high on Tuesday boosted by expectations for coordinated global stimulus steps to offset the broad economic impact of the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-grains/grains-soybeans-hit-near-6-week-high-on-global-stimulus-expectations-idUSL4N2AW0I22020-03-03
There are also growing signs of the worlds secondbiggest economy getting back to business after a crippling February that saw factory activity contract sharply PositiveThe Chinese city at the center of the coronavirus epidemic has closed the first of 16 specially built hospitals hurriedly put up to treat people with the virus after it discharged its last recovered patients state broadcaster CCTV said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-toll/chinas-wuhan-closes-coronavirus-hospital-as-officials-hail-drop-in-new-cases-idUSKBN20P01K2020-03-03
They were among a group of citizens who were evacuated by the government on a private plane from Iran on Feb NegativeDUBAI Qatars health ministry said on Monday that medical tests had revealed four new cases of coronavirus infection in the country state news agency QNA said in a tweet http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-health-coronavirus-qatar/qatar-health-ministry-reports-four-new-cases-of-coronavirus-infection-qna-idUSKBN20P2CP2020-03-03
Venezuelas oil exports rose in February from the previous month as some buyers rushed to take cargoes ahead of the expiration of a winddown period as part of new U.S. sanctions on PDVSA and its trade partners data from the staterun firm and Refinitiv Eikon showed NegativeVenezuelas oil exports rose in February from the previous month as some buyers rushed to take cargoes ahead of the expiration of a winddown period as part of new U.S. sanctions on PDVSA and its trade partners data from the staterun firm and Refinitiv Eikon showed http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-venezuela-oil-exports/venezuelas-oil-exports-rose-9-ahead-of-wind-down-expiration-date-data-idUSKBN20P3232020-03-03
civil aviation authority has halted all flights between the sultanate and Iran it said on Feb NegativeAirlines have been suspending flights or modifying services in response to the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-flights-due-to-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN20P2YY2020-03-03
has suspended all flights to and from Iran until the virus situation there stabilizes the Civil Aviation Agency said on Feb NegativeAirlines have been suspending flights or modifying services in response to the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-flights-due-to-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN20P2YY2020-03-03
5 million in February his campaign said on Sunday and will launch new television ad buys in nine states with primaries later this month after this weeks Super Tuesday contests PositiveAla http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-fundraising/sanders-raised-46-5-million-in-february-warren-29-million-biden-18-million-idUSKBN20O1N72020-03-02
American Airlines shares have fallen since Feb NegativeThe largest U.S. airline said it would waive change fees up to 14 days before travel for customers who purchase tickets between Sunday and March 16 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-airlines/american-airlines-waives-change-fees-as-united-braces-for-new-flight-cancellations-idUSKBN20O29M2020-03-02
By February the approval rating among the first two groups was only slightly lower standing at and respectively NeutralMEXICO CITY Record levels of violence and an economic slump are taking an increasing toll on support for Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador an opinion poll showed on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-politics/recession-record-violence-hit-support-for-mexico-president-poll-idUSKBN20O2C12020-03-02
Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren pulled in more than million in February according to a campaign memo released on Sunday more in a single month than the campaign had raised in any previous quarter PositiveDemocratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren pulled in more than million in February according to a campaign memo released on Sunday more in a single month than the campaign had raised in any previous quarter http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-fundraising-warren/democratic-presidential-hopeful-warren-raised-more-than-29-million-in-february-idUSKBN20O1R42020-03-02
Fiftyfive Turkish troops were killed in Idlib in February NegativeTurkey shot down two Syrian warplanes over Idlib on Sunday and struck a military airport well beyond its frontlines in a sharp escalation of its military operations following the death of dozens of Turkish soldiers last week http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-syria-security-turkey/turkey-strikes-syrian-planes-and-airports-escalating-idlib-fight-idUSKBN20O1KN2020-03-02
His February haul was million spokesman Michael Gwin said NeutralAla http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-fundraising/sanders-raised-46-5-million-in-february-warren-29-million-biden-18-million-idUSKBN20O1N72020-03-02
Italy has registered more than 1100 confirmed cases of coronavirus since Feb NegativeVATICAN CITY Pope Francis announced on Sunday that a cold he is suffering from has forced him to skip a Lenten spiritual retreat with senior Vatican officials near Rome for the first time in his papacy http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pope-health-cold/pope-blaming-a-cold-skips-lent-retreat-for-first-time-in-his-papacy-idUSKBN20O1NQ2020-03-02
Italy is suffering the worst outbreak of coronavirus in Europe registering more than 1100 confirmed cases since Feb NegativeVATICAN CITY Pope Francis on Sunday made his first public appearance in four days following what the Vatican has called a slight that forced him to cancel some audiences and activities http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pope-health/pope-makes-first-public-appearance-following-illness-idUSKBN20O1NC2020-03-02
Japans PMI showed its factory activity was hit by the sharpest contraction in nearly four years in February reinforcing expectations the economy may have slipped into recession NegativeTOKYO Asias factories took a beating in February from the coronavirus outbreak with activity in China shrinking at a record pace surveys showed on Monday raising the prospect of a coordinated policy response by central banks to prevent a global recession http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-economy/coronavirus-deals-shattering-blow-to-asian-factories-idUSKBN20P0BP2020-03-02
TOKYO Asias factories took a beating in February from the coronavirus outbreak with activity in China shrinking at a record pace surveys showed on Monday raising the prospect of a coordinated policy response by central banks to prevent a global recession NegativeTOKYO Asias factories took a beating in February from the coronavirus outbreak with activity in China shrinking at a record pace surveys showed on Monday raising the prospect of a coordinated policy response by central banks to prevent a global recession http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-economy/coronavirus-deals-shattering-blow-to-asian-factories-idUSKBN20P0BP2020-03-02
The donations in February bring Sanders total haul since he entered the race to million the campaign said NeutralAla http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-fundraising/sanders-raised-46-5-million-in-february-warren-29-million-biden-18-million-idUSKBN20O1N72020-03-02
Vietnam said on Friday it will suspend visafree travel for South Koreans starting on Saturday Feb NegativeHANOI Samsung Electronics has started building a million research and development center in Vietnam the South Korean tech giants local unit said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-vietnam-samsung-elec/samsung-starts-building-220-million-rd-center-in-vietnam-idUSKBN20P0D22020-03-02
WASHINGTON March 1 Democratic presidential frontrunner Bernie Sanders raised million in February his campaign said on Sunday and will launch new television ad buys in nine states with primaries later this month after Super Tuesdays contests PositiveWASHINGTON March 1 Democratic presidential frontrunner Bernie Sanders raised million in February his campaign said on Sunday and will launch new television ad buys in nine states with primaries later this month after Super Tuesdays contests http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-election-fundraising/sanders-raised-46-5-mln-in-february-makes-ad-buys-for-states-beyond-super-tuesday-idUSL1N2AU03Y2020-03-02
Feb 29 U.S. public health officials have identified four coronavirus cases believed to have emerged from community transmission of the infection signaling a turning point in strategies needed to contain the disease in the United States NegativeFeb 29 U.S. public health officials have identified four coronavirus cases believed to have emerged from community transmission of the infection signaling a turning point in strategies needed to contain the disease in the United States http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-health-usa/local-spread-of-coronavirus-marks-turning-point-in-u-s-idUSL1N2AT05V2020-03-01
If the decline in February was mainly driven by sapping Chinese demand exports would fall even worse in March and April as negative perceptions over MadeinKorea products he said NegativeSEOUL South Korean exports snapped a 14month losing streak in February thanks to more working days this year compared to last although evidence of disruptions from the coronavirus were reflected outside the headline figures http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-southkorea-economy-trade/coronavirus-weighs-on-south-korea-february-trade-ministry-says-worse-to-come-idUSKBN20O1512020-03-01
It has registered more than 900 cases and at least 21 deaths since Feb 21 NegativeROME Feb 29 The Italian government will seek authorisation next week from parliament to increase the budget deficit to help tackle the growing coronavirus crisis which is weighing heavily on the economy the Treasury said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-health-italy-deficit/italy-to-seek-leeway-to-increase-deficit-to-tackle-coronavirus-crisis-idUSL8N2AT0T62020-03-01
ROME Feb 29 The Italian government will seek authorisation next week from parliament to increase the budget deficit to help tackle the growing coronavirus crisis which is weighing heavily on the economy the Treasury said on Saturday NegativeROME Feb 29 The Italian government will seek authorisation next week from parliament to increase the budget deficit to help tackle the growing coronavirus crisis which is weighing heavily on the economy the Treasury said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-health-italy-deficit/italy-to-seek-leeway-to-increase-deficit-to-tackle-coronavirus-crisis-idUSL8N2AT0T62020-03-01
SEOUL Feb 29 LG Display has suspended work at its display module factory in the South Korean city of Gumi after a coronavirus case was confirmed the company said Negativethe location of the affected http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/chinahealth-southkorea-lg-display/corrected-lg-display-suspends-work-at-s-korea-factory-over-virus-infection-idUSS6N29P04E2020-03-01
SEOUL South Korean exports snapped a 14month losing streak in February thanks to more working days this year compared to last although evidence of disruptions from the coronavirus were reflected outside the headline figures NegativeSEOUL South Korean exports snapped a 14month losing streak in February thanks to more working days this year compared to last although evidence of disruptions from the coronavirus were reflected outside the headline figures http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-southkorea-economy-trade/coronavirus-weighs-on-south-korea-february-trade-ministry-says-worse-to-come-idUSKBN20O1512020-03-01
This follows data on Saturday that showed factory activity in China contracted at its fastest ever in February even worse than during the global financial crisis of 2008 NegativeSEOUL South Korean exports snapped a 14month losing streak in February thanks to more working days this year compared to last although evidence of disruptions from the coronavirus were reflected outside the headline figures http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-southkorea-economy-trade/coronavirus-weighs-on-south-korea-february-trade-ministry-says-worse-to-come-idUSKBN20O1512020-03-01
WASHINGTON Feb 29 American Airlines Inc said late on Saturday it will suspend all U.S. flights to Milan just hours after the U.S. State Department said it was raising its travel warning for parts of Italy due to the coronavirus outbreak NegativeWASHINGTON Feb 29 American Airlines Inc said late on Saturday it will suspend all U.S. flights to Milan just hours after the U.S. State Department said it was raising its travel warning for parts of Italy due to the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/china-health-american-airlines/american-airlines-suspending-flights-to-milan-after-u-s-travel-warning-idUSL1N2AU01K2020-03-01
Analysts polled by Reuters expected the February PMI to come in at 46 NeutralBEIJING Factory activity in China contracted at the fastest pace ever in February even worse than during the global financial crisis highlighting the colossal damage from the coronavirus outbreak on the worlds secondlargest economy http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-pmi-factory-official/china-february-factory-activity-contracts-at-record-pace-as-coronavirus-bites-idUSKBN20N03R2020-02-29
DOHA Feb 29 A 31member Taliban delegation has arrived in Qatar to sign a U.S. troop withdrawal deal that could end the war in Afghanistan officials of the hardline Islamist group said on Saturday PositiveDOHA Feb 29 A 31member Taliban delegation has arrived in Qatar to sign a U.S. troop withdrawal deal that could end the war in Afghanistan officials of the hardline Islamist group said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-afghanistan-qatar/taliban-negotiators-in-qatar-to-sign-deal-with-u-s-to-end-afghan-war-idUSL4N2AT0302020-02-29
Feb 28 Apple Inc is closely watching how the coronavirus outbreak is unfolding in South Korea and Italy where the company has suppliers Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook said in an interview with the Fox Business Network NegativeFeb 28 Apple Inc is closely watching how the coronavirus outbreak is unfolding in South Korea and Italy where the company has suppliers Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook said in an interview with the Fox Business Network http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/china-health-apple/apple-closely-watching-coronavirus-outbreak-in-south-korea-italy-cook-idUSL3N2AS5652020-02-29
Feb 28 European shares dove on Friday sliding deeper into correction territory as investors feared a global recession is on the horizon with the coronavirus spreading across the world Negativea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-stocks-dive-3-as-coronavirus-raises-recession-fears-idUSL3N2AS2V52020-02-29
Feb 28 Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker on Friday said that the state had successfully the coronavirus to two confirmed cases with both patients recovering fully and returning home PositiveFeb 28 Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker on Friday said that the state had successfully the coronavirus to two confirmed cases with both patients recovering fully and returning home http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/china-health-usa-illinois/both-illinois-coronavirus-patients-recovered-and-returned-home-governor-idUSL2N2AS18I2020-02-29
Feb 28 Of dozens of confirmed coronavirus cases in the United States only one patient is still in the hospital U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Friday NegativeFeb 28 Of dozens of confirmed coronavirus cases in the United States only one patient is still in the hospital U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/china-health-usa-pence/just-one-american-with-coronavirus-still-in-hospital-vice-president-pence-idUSL2N2AS1UQ2020-02-29
KUALA LUMPUR Feb 29 Malaysias Mahathir Mohamad will stand for the premiership on behalf of the former ruling coalition the interim prime minister said on Saturday less than a week after he quit and plunged the country into turmoil Negativewith headline http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/malaysia-politics/rpt-update-1-malaysian-turmoil-takes-new-twist-as-mahathir-and-anwar-ally-again-idUSL4N2AT00I2020-02-29
NEW YORK Feb 28 A federal judge in Manhattan on Friday dismissed a lawsuit claiming that Woody Guthries iconic 1940 folk song This Land is Your belongs to the public NegativeNEW YORK Feb 28 A federal judge in Manhattan on Friday dismissed a lawsuit claiming that Woody Guthries iconic 1940 folk song This Land is Your belongs to the public http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/music-this-land-is-your-land/this-land-is-your-land-lawsuit-dismissed-by-u-s-judge-idUSL2N2AS1CU2020-02-29
NEW YORK Feb 28 Activist hedge fund Elliott Management has built a stake in Twitter inc and is pushing for changes a person familiar with the matter said on Friday NegativeNEW YORK Feb 28 Activist hedge fund Elliott Management has built a stake in Twitter inc and is pushing for changes a person familiar with the matter said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/twitter-elliott/elliott-built-a-stake-in-twitter-is-pushing-for-changes-source-idUSL2N2AT02J2020-02-29
WASHINGTON Feb 28 The Federal Communications Commission voted 32 on Friday to adopt rules to auction a key band spectrum for wireless use that includes up to NeutralWASHINGTON Feb 28 The Federal Communications Commission voted 32 on Friday to adopt rules to auction a key band spectrum for wireless use that includes up to http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-wireless/fcc-adopts-rules-to-auction-spectrum-provide-9-7b-in-satellite-incentive-payments-idUSL2N2AS15Z2020-02-29
ZURICH Feb 28 The widening coronavirus outbreak has increased economic risks which would have negative consequences for Switzerland and increase the attraction of the safehaven franc the Swiss National Bank said on Friday Negativedetails of market http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-health-swiss/update-1-swiss-national-bank-says-coronavirus-has-increased-economic-risks-idUSL5N2AS7P92020-02-29
Apple warned earlier in February it was unlikely to meet its March quarter sales outlook due to the coronavirus impact NegativeThe selloff in shares wiped off nearly billion from Microsofts market value on a day broader markets tumbled about on rising fears of a global pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-microsoft-stocks/microsoft-shares-slip-after-warning-of-coronavirus-hit-to-supply-chain-idUSKCN20L27I2020-02-28
Banks have been in talks with APRA for much of February as outbreak spread around the world from China two people familiar with the talks said NegativeSYDNEY Australias prudential and corporate regulators are checking the contingency plans of banks and other financial institutions to prepare for a potential coronavirus pandemic which could severely disrupt economic and financial systems http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-china-health-australia-regulator/australian-regulators-examine-banks-pandemic-preparations-idUSKCN20M0522020-02-28
Feb 27 European shares fell again on Thursday with travel stocks taking the biggest knock as a jump in new coronavirus cases outside of China deepened fears of a pandemic that could dent global growth Negativeto say coronavirus global pandemic is looming in paragraph http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/refile-european-stocks-slide-again-on-pandemic-fears-idUSL3N2AR2V92020-02-28
Feb 27 Facebook Inc will provide a way for people to track political sponsored content on Facebook and Instagram ahead of the U.S. presidential election it said on Thursday PositiveFeb 27 Facebook Inc will provide a way for people to track political sponsored content on Facebook and Instagram ahead of the U.S. presidential election it said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-election-facebook/facebook-says-it-will-publicly-track-political-sponsored-content-idUSFWN2AR1862020-02-28
Feb 28 Here are some of the main factors that may affect Swiss stocks on NeutralFeb 28 Here are some of the main factors that may affect Swiss stocks on http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/markets-swiss-stocks/swiss-stocks-factors-to-watch-on-february-28-idUSL5N2AR40Q2020-02-28
February 26 story corrects spelling of researchers last name paragraph NeutralFebruary 26 story corrects spelling of researchers last name paragraph http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-science-redpanda/genetic-study-shows-the-red-panda-is-actually-two-separate-species-idUSKCN20K36Q2020-02-28
February 27 story corrects to show that installations take place at each of 46 sites in Beijing not overall in Beijing NeutralFebruary 27 story corrects to show that installations take place at each of 46 sites in Beijing not overall in Beijing http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-taxi/amid-virus-chinese-ride-sharing-cars-install-added-layer-of-protection-idUSKCN20L1EO2020-02-28
JAKARTA February 26 story has been refiled to correct throughout to reflect minister referring to synergies between the companies not a merger PositiveJAKARTA February 26 story has been refiled to correct throughout to reflect minister referring to synergies between the companies not a merger http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-indonesia-bank-bri-m-a/indonesia-wants-top-lender-bri-two-state-firms-to-work-jointly-minister-idUSKCN20K0Z02020-02-28
NEW YORK Feb 27 Stocks across the globe and oil prices continued to tumble on Thursday and U.S. Treasury yields hit record lows as traders fretted over the economic impact of the spreading coronavirus Negative500 set for steepest weekly pullback in over a decade http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-coronavirus-fear-grips-stocks-oil-treasury-yields-touch-record-low-idUSL2N2AR1LB2020-02-28
NEW YORK Feb 27 The dollar fell on Thursday as Treasury yields continued to plumb new lows and investors bet the Federal Reserve would cut interest rates to offset the impact of the spreading coronavirus lifting the euro to its highest in more than three weeks Negativechanges dateline previous http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-loses-its-luster-as-rate-cut-expectations-rise-idUSL5N2AR7EZ2020-02-28
SEOUL Feb 28 One worker at Hyundai Motors factory complex in South Koreas southeastern city of Ulsan has tested positive for coronavirus Yonhap News Agency said on Friday without saying how they received the information Negativeto correct typographical error in 3rd http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/china-health-southkorea-hyundai-motor/refile-one-hyundai-motor-factory-worker-in-s-korea-tests-positive-for-virus-yonhap-idUSS6N29P0472020-02-28
TOKYO Feb 27 Four of the seven top investment professionals brought in to bolster Japan Post Banks trillion portfolio have now left the bank as the former stateowned giant rolls back plans for a more aggressive investing approach NegativeThursdays story with no changes to http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-post-bank-investment/rpt-four-of-seven-samurai-executives-leave-japan-post-bank-idUSL3N2AR4P42020-02-28
TOKYO Feb 28 Global share markets headed for the worst week since the darkest days of the financial crisis in 2008 as investors braced for the coronavirus to morph into a pandemic and derail world economic growth NegativeMSCI ACWI down nearly in correction in 6 days http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-global-shares-head-for-worst-week-since-2008-financial-crisis-idUSL3N2AS03V2020-02-28
TOKYO Feb 28 World share markets were headed for the worst week since the depths of the 2008 financial crisis as investors ditched risky assets on fears the coronavirus would become a pandemic and trigger a global recession NegativeMSCI ACWI down in correction in just 6 days http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-world-stocks-set-for-worst-week-since-2008-as-virus-stokes-recession-fears-idUSL3N2AS0TF2020-02-28
TOKYO Japans Osaka city has decided to close all public kindergartens elementary and junior high schools from Feb NegativeTOKYO Japans Osaka city has decided to close all public kindergartens elementary and junior high schools from Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-china-health-japan-education/osaka-city-to-close-kindergartens-elementary-junior-high-schools-kyodo-idUSKCN20L0X62020-02-28
The health minister Osagie Ehanire in a statement said the case was an Italian citizen who works in Nigeria and returned from Milan Italy to Lagos Feb NegativeAn Italian man who arrived in Nigeria three days ago has become the African countrys first case of coronavirus the health minister said on Friday as infections spread rapidly worldwide http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-nigeria/italian-man-becomes-nigerias-first-case-of-coronavirus-minister-idUSKCN20M07D2020-02-28
The party has distanced itself from such Shah said in an interview earlier in February NeutralNEW DELHI The Hindu area of Bhajanpura and Muslim quarter of Chand Bagh face each other across a wide thoroughfare running through the northeastern part of Indias capital New Delhi http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-india-citizenship-protests-neighbourh/a-delhi-neighborhood-divided-by-a-highway-and-now-hatred-idUSKCN20L3CK2020-02-28
Though a first known case for Japan second positive tests have been reported in China one on Feb NegativeTOKYO Japans entire school system from elementary to high schools will be asked to close from Monday until spring break late in March to help contain the coronavirus outbreak Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-china-health-japan/pm-abe-asks-all-of-japan-schools-to-close-over-coronavirus-idUSKCN20L0BI2020-02-28
YORK Feb 27 U.S. officials on Thursday said they were ramping up efforts to guard Americans against a local spread of the new coronavirus dispatching test kits nationwide and promising funding legislation within the next two weeks PositiveBy David Morgan and Michael Erman http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/china-health-usa/u-s-officials-say-they-are-ramping-up-efforts-to-guard-against-coronavirus-idUSL2N2AR1GH2020-02-28
5 that Assads forces pull back behind a line of Turkish observation posts by endFebruary or Turkey would drive them back NegativeANKARA Turkey plans to push Syrian government forces away from its military observation posts in northwest Syrias Idlib region this week President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday despite advances by Damascuss Russianbacked military http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-syria-security-turkey/turkey-will-repel-syrian-forces-from-idlib-posts-this-week-erdogan-idUSKCN20K18B2020-02-27
Australia has taken a hardline in seeking to contain the virus banning the entry of foreigners who visited mainland China since Feb NegativeSYDNEY Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Thursday there was every sign the world is about to be gripped by a pandemic of coronavirus as Canberra kicked off emergency measures to restrain the spread of the disease http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-australia/world-about-to-be-gripped-by-coronavirus-pandemic-australias-morrison-says-idUSKCN20L0H42020-02-27
CHARLESTON S.C. Feb 26 Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden won the endorsement of an influential black congressman from South Carolina on Wednesday which could prove pivotal as he competes with national frontrunner Bernie Sanders for the support of the states AfricanAmerican voters in Saturdays primary Positivein paragraph 7 that Clyburn is No http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-election/corrected-update-4-ad-spending-nears-900-million-biden-lands-key-endorsement-as-democrats-campaign-in-south-carolina-idUSL1N2AQ02Y2020-02-27
Etihad has suspended flights to Hong Kong since Feb NegativeDUBAI Abu Dhabis Etihad Airways has suspended flights to Hong Kong until March 28 the airline said on Wednesday citing a drop in demand http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-etihad/abu-dhabis-etihad-suspends-flights-to-hong-kong-on-low-demand-idUSKCN20K1X32020-02-27
Feb 26 European shares fell for a fifth straight session on Wednesday as investors fretted over the growing impact of a fastspreading coronavirus that has pushed companies worldwide to sound the alarm on earnings Negativea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-fall-as-coronovirus-fears-rattle-investors-idUSL3N2AQ1W62020-02-27
Forecasts in the poll which was conducted in the second half of February ranged from 2600 to 3650 NeutralMOSCOW Russias stock market is forecast to surpass record levels reached in January by the end of this year a Reuters poll of market experts showed but concerns over the effects of Chinas coronavirus epidemic are causing uncertainty http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-stocks-poll/russian-stocks-to-reach-new-highs-in-2020-despite-uncertain-backdrop-reuters-poll-idUSKCN20K1PG2020-02-27
ISLAMABAD Feb 27 Pakistans banking system faces a credit risk from the countrys continued inclusion on an international grey of nations falling short of global money laundering rules rating agency Moodys said on Thursday NegativeISLAMABAD Feb 27 Pakistans banking system faces a credit risk from the countrys continued inclusion on an international grey of nations falling short of global money laundering rules rating agency Moodys said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/fatf-pakistan-moodys/pakistans-inclusion-on-grey-list-is-credit-negative-for-banks-moodys-idUSL3N2AR1TM2020-02-27
Kuwait has barred foreign ships except those carrying oil from departing to or arriving from several countries according to a Feb PositiveDUBAI The United Arab Emirates a major air transit center is ready for worst case as the coronavirus spreads in the Middle East a government official said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-emirates/uae-says-ready-for-worst-case-scenarios-as-coronavirus-spreads-in-middle-east-idUSKCN20K1PD2020-02-27
Mei Isikawa manager of Sapporos tourism department said 130000 foreigners had canceled trips to Sapporo in February and March NegativeSAPPORO Japan Children played in the snow without masks on Wednesday but Japans coldest prefecture has become a hotbed of coronavirus infections shutting schools raising fears about the Summer Olympics and halting tours of a whisky distillery http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-china-health-japan-hokkaido/japans-snow-town-turns-into-hotbed-of-coronavirus-cases-idUSKCN20K1TV2020-02-27
NEW YORK Feb 26 Stocks and oil prices resumed their fall on Wednesday after a local authority said over 80 people were being monitored for the novel coronavirus in New York States Long Island adding to concern over spread in Europe and the Middle East Negative10yr Treasury yield hits fresh record low prices adds http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-oil-fall-as-coronavirus-fears-grip-markets-idUSL2N2AQ1FU2020-02-27
No further information was immediately available on the previous movements of the 38yearold woman though Greek media said she had returned to Greece from Milan by air on Feb PositiveATHENS A Greek woman who recently returned home from northern Italy became Greeces first coronavirus case and is being closely monitored while authorities have ordered the closing of one school in Thessaloniki the health ministry said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-china-health-greece/greece-confirms-first-coronavirus-case-a-woman-back-from-milan-idUSKCN20K1IA2020-02-27
OSLO Feb 27 Offshore drilling firm Seadrill said on Thursday the recent recovery of rig markets had slowed at the start of 2020 and that discussions with creditors on how to handle its massive debts would continue Neutralquote http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/seadrill-results/update-1-seadrill-says-rig-market-recovery-slowed-down-debt-talks-continue-idUSL5N2AR1CG2020-02-27
SEOUL Feb 27 South Koreas central bank kept its key interest rate unchanged on Thursday defying expectations for a cut amid growing pressure to ease policy as the coronavirus hits demand in the exportreliant economy NegativeSEOUL Feb 27 South Koreas central bank kept its key interest rate unchanged on Thursday defying expectations for a cut amid growing pressure to ease policy as the coronavirus hits demand in the exportreliant economy http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/southkorea-economy-rates/south-korea-holds-interest-rate-despite-virus-fears-idUSS6N29Q01M2020-02-27
SYDNEY Feb 27 There is every sign the world is about to be gripped by a pandemic of coronavirus Prime Minister Scott Morrison warned on Thursday as Australia kicked off emergency measures to restrain the spread of the disease NegativeSYDNEY Feb 27 There is every sign the world is about to be gripped by a pandemic of coronavirus Prime Minister Scott Morrison warned on Thursday as Australia kicked off emergency measures to restrain the spread of the disease http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-health-australia/world-about-to-be-gripped-by-coronavirus-pandemic-australias-morrison-says-idUSS9N28R0102020-02-27
So the overall picture should be Thongchai said adding Februarys output was expected to be similar to Januarys level NeutralBANGKOK Thailands manufacturing production index contracted for a ninth straight month in January down 4 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-thailand-economy-output/thai-january-factory-output-falls-4-6-year-on-year-down-for-ninth-month-idUSKCN20K0EN2020-02-27
TOKYO Feb 27 Japans Nikkei share average fell for a fourth day on Thursday as investors were spooked by the rapid expansion of the global coronavirus outbreak with the United States reporting its first possible community spread NegativeTOKYO Feb 27 Japans Nikkei share average fell for a fourth day on Thursday as investors were spooked by the rapid expansion of the global coronavirus outbreak with the United States reporting its first possible community spread http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/japanese-shares-fall-for-fourth-day-as-pandemic-fears-rise-idUSL3N2AR1GG2020-02-27
TOKYO Feb 27 The dollar held gains against the yen on Thursday as growing fears that a coronavirus outbreak is turning into a pandemic drove investors to the safety of U.S. Treasuries NegativeDollar benefits as investors flock to Treasuries http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-holds-advantage-as-coronavirus-spread-unsettles-investors-idUSL3N2AR09Z2020-02-27
The China Association of Automobile Manufacturers on Wednesday warned it expects significant declines in Chinas automotive production and sales levels in February due to the coronavirus outbreak NegativeCredit ratings agency Moodys Investor Service on Wednesday cut its 2020 outlook for global auto sales with China taking the biggest hit as the coronavirus outbreak worsens http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-moody-s-autos/moodys-cuts-2020-global-auto-sales-outlook-on-coronavirus-hit-idUSKCN20K1NB2020-02-27
The Vietnamese health ministry said on Tuesday that 16 people in the country infected with coronavirus had been cured with no new cases recorded since Feb NegativeThe track for Vietnams first Formula One Grand Prix in Hanoi on April 5 has been completed organisers said on Wednesday amid continuing concern about the coronavirus epidemic that has caused the cancellation of Chinas race http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-motor-f1-vietnam/vietnam-completes-f1-track-amid-coronavirus-concern-idUSKCN20K29V2020-02-27
The industry is bracing for the impact of a coronavirus epidemic that has killed 2715 people by Feb NegativeSHANGHAI Auto sales in China fell 18 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-autos/chinas-january-auto-sales-fell-18-7-year-on-year-worse-than-forecasted-idUSKCN20K12G2020-02-27
The joint settlement agreement was submitted to the Court on Wednesday Feb PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has agreed to enforce datacollection requirements that aim to guard against discriminatory lending practices after being sued by a Washingtonbased advocacy group the group said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-cfpb-minoritybusinesses/u-s-consumer-watchdog-agrees-to-implement-minority-lending-protections-after-lawsuit-idUSKCN20K2OF2020-02-27
WASHINGTON Feb 26 Ticketmaster and other online ticketing companies said Wednesday they support rules to require upfront disclosure of all the fees tacked on to concert and sporting events tickets but only if all ticket sellers are required to do so by law Positive4th paragraph corrects title of Amy Howe to chief operating officer not chief http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/ticketmaster-congress/corrected-ticketmaster-says-it-will-only-tell-buyers-real-ticket-costs-if-required-idUSL2N2AQ1862020-02-27
WASHINGTON Feb 26 U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday more lawsuits would be filed against the New York Times after his reelection campaign said it was filing a libel suit over what it said was a false opinion article that suggested Russia and the campaign had an overarching deal in the 2016 U.S. election NegativeWASHINGTON Feb 26 U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday more lawsuits would be filed against the New York Times after his reelection campaign said it was filing a libel suit over what it said was a false opinion article that suggested Russia and the campaign had an overarching deal in the 2016 U.S. election http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-election-trump-lawsuits/trump-promises-more-lawsuits-against-new-york-times-idUSL2N2AR00N2020-02-27
WASHINGTON Feb 26 U.S. Republican Senator Marco Rubio on Wednesday asked the Trump administration to review the national security implications of Incs planned sale of its majority stake in Central European Media Group Enterprises to the Czechowned conglomerate PPF Group NegativeWASHINGTON Feb 26 U.S. Republican Senator Marco Rubio on Wednesday asked the Trump administration to review the national security implications of Incs planned sale of its majority stake in Central European Media Group Enterprises to the Czechowned conglomerate PPF Group http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-security-media/senator-wants-u-s-agencies-to-review-sale-of-att-subsidiary-to-czech-owned-conglomerate-idUSL2N2AQ1HA2020-02-27
Algeria has reported its first confirmed case of the virus an Italian man who arrived in the country on Feb NegativeA second European hotel was in lockdown on Wednesday as authorities around the world battled to prevent the spread of coronavirus although a senior U.S. health official said a pandemic was inevitable and urged Americans to prepare http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-health-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-coronavirus-spreading-in-china-and-beyond-idUSKCN20G0PQ2020-02-26
DUBAI Feb 26 The United Arab Emirates is well prepared and equipped for the worst case as the coronavirus spreads in Middle East an official from the UAE National Emergency Crisis and Disasters Management Authority told Reuters on Wednesday PositiveDUBAI Feb 26 The United Arab Emirates is well prepared and equipped for the worst case as the coronavirus spreads in Middle East an official from the UAE National Emergency Crisis and Disasters Management Authority told Reuters on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/china-health-emirates/uae-says-equipped-for-worst-case-scenarios-as-virus-spreads-in-middle-east-idUSB2N2A001D2020-02-26
Feb 25 Comcast Corps NBCUniversal on Tuesday said its advertisers will now be able to buy ads on different video services target the right audiences and measure how the ads performed in a onestop technology system in a bid to attract more ad dollars as viewers increasingly watch content in a myriad of ways PositiveFeb 25 Comcast Corps NBCUniversal on Tuesday said its advertisers will now be able to buy ads on different video services target the right audiences and measure how the ads performed in a onestop technology system in a bid to attract more ad dollars as viewers increasingly watch content in a myriad of ways http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/comcast-nbcuniversal-advertising/nbcuniversal-launches-all-in-one-tech-system-for-advertisers-idUSL2N2AO1KO2020-02-26
Feb 25 Comcast Corps NBCUniversal on Tuesday said its advertisers will now be able to buy ads on different video services target the right audiences and measure how the ads performed on a single platform in a bid to attract more ad dollars as viewers increasingly watch content in a myriad ways Positiveexecutive http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/comcast-nbcuniversal-advertising/update-1-nbcuniversal-launches-all-in-one-tech-system-for-advertisers-idUSL1N2AP0KW2020-02-26
Feb 25 European shares bounced back on Tuesday after recording their worst losses since June 2016 in the previous session with investors assessing the economic hit of a coronavirus outbreak that has spread far beyond China Positivea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-steady-as-selling-pressure-eases-idUSL3N2AP2CV2020-02-26
Feb 25 Johnson Johnson said on Tuesday it would partner with Apple Inc on a study to use an iPhone app and the Apple Watch to study how earlier detection of atrial fibrillation impacts stroke in people aged 65 or older Negativeto atrial http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/apple-health-jj/corrected-update-2-apple-jj-to-study-if-apple-watch-app-leads-to-lower-stroke-risk-idUSL4N2AP0E12020-02-26
Feb 25 Walt Disney Co on Tuesday said Robert Iger will step down as chief executive officer and will continue in the role of chairman NeutralFeb 25 Walt Disney Co on Tuesday said Robert Iger will step down as chief executive officer and will continue in the role of chairman http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/walt-disney-ceo/robert-iger-to-step-down-as-walt-disney-ceo-idUSL4N2AP1AS2020-02-26
NEW YORK Feb 25 Thomson Reuters Corp said on Tuesday it had appointed former Nielsen Holdings Plc president Steve Hasker as its new chief executive officer succeeding Jim Smith Positiveearnings paragraph to distinguish between adjusted and operating http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/thomson-reuters-results/corrected-update-6-thomson-reuters-names-new-ceo-earnings-top-estimates-idUSL2N2AP07W2020-02-26
Oil sector ships are excluded from the ban the authorities said in a separate notice dated Feb NegativeSINGAPORE Kuwait has barred foreign ships except those carrying oil from departing to or arriving from several countries to prevent the spread of the coronavirus according to a notice seen by Reuters on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-kuwait-shipping/kuwait-excludes-oil-carriers-from-ban-on-foreign-ships-to-fight-virus-notices-idUSKCN20K0FO2020-02-26
PARIS Feb 26 Trade unions representing pilots at Air Frances airline said on Wednesday that they had voted to extend their strike action NegativePARIS Feb 26 Trade unions representing pilots at Air Frances airline said on Wednesday that they had voted to extend their strike action http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/air-france-klm-strike/pilots-union-for-air-frances-hop-airline-to-extend-strike-idUSFWN2AQ00F2020-02-26
SEOUL South Korea likely snapped 14 months of declining exports in February due to more working days in the month although analysts expect Asias fourthlargest economy to show a sharp hit to trade from the coronavirus outside the headline figure NegativeSEOUL South Korea likely snapped 14 months of declining exports in February due to more working days in the month although analysts expect Asias fourthlargest economy to show a sharp hit to trade from the coronavirus outside the headline figure http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-southkorea-economy-trade/south-korea-seen-snapping-exports-decline-but-underlying-challenges-remain-reuters-poll-idUSKCN20K0G02020-02-26
TOKYO Feb 26 Asian shares fell on Wednesday as a U.S. warning to Americans to prepare for the possibility of a coronavirus pandemic drove another Wall Street tumble and pushed yields on safehaven Treasuries to record lows NegativeAsian stocks CDC warns Americans on virus http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-shares-slump-bonds-rally-as-virus-fears-grow-idUSL3N2AQ0002020-02-26
TOKYO Feb 26 Japanese government bond prices dipped on Wednesday after a reoffering auction of longdated bonds drew tepid demand as yields have fallen sharply this week on fears about the rapidlyspreading coronavirus NegativeTOKYO Feb 26 Japanese government bond prices dipped on Wednesday after a reoffering auction of longdated bonds drew tepid demand as yields have fallen sharply this week on fears about the rapidlyspreading coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-bonds/jgbs-slip-after-tepid-auction-results-sour-bullish-mood-idUSL3N2AQ19O2020-02-26
TOKYO Feb 26 Japanese shares extended losses on Wednesday to their lowest in more than four months as a spike in coronavirus infections beyond mainland China threatened to damage global economic growth forcing investors to dump risky assets NegativeTOKYO Feb 26 Japanese shares extended losses on Wednesday to their lowest in more than four months as a spike in coronavirus infections beyond mainland China threatened to damage global economic growth forcing investors to dump risky assets http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/tokyo-shares-at-over-4-month-lows-as-pandemic-fears-intensify-idUSL3N2AQ0OV2020-02-26
TOKYO Feb 26 The dollar was on the defensive on Wednesday as rising expectations of a U.S. rate cut and warning from U.S. health officials on a domestic coronavirus outbreak called into question the perceived relative strength of U.S. financial assets NegativeMarkets bet on Fed rate cuts in H1 this year http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-slips-on-caution-u-s-may-not-be-immune-to-epidemic-idUSL4N2AQ07H2020-02-26
The deal is scheduled to complete on Feb PositiveHaving struggled to crack the Chinese market Tesco established the Gain Land venture with CRH in 2014 combining the British groups 131 stores in China with its partners almost 3000 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-tesco-china/tesco-completes-china-exit-with-357-million-stake-sale-idUSKCN20J0UF2020-02-26
The grid has not yet revealed the power data for the week of Feb NeutralAs many parts of China ease coronavirus travel curbs main manufacturing hubs in the east and south are seeing hundreds of thousands of migrant workers returning to work and more traffic on the roads during rush hours http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-health-bigdata/chinas-main-manufacturing-hubs-reboot-after-virus-shutdown-idUSKCN20J15Y2020-02-26
While a Reuters poll of economists showed February exports were expected to post their first yearonyear increase since December 2018 several analysts say average daily exports likely fell sharply NegativeSEOUL South Korea likely snapped 14 months of declining exports in February due to more working days in the month although analysts expect Asias fourthlargest economy to show a sharp hit to trade from the coronavirus outside the headline figure http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-southkorea-economy-trade/south-korea-seen-snapping-exports-decline-but-underlying-challenges-remain-reuters-poll-idUSKCN20K0G02020-02-26
12 it will cancel flights to Athens Greece from Feb NegativeAirlines have been suspending flights or modifying service in response to the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-flights-due-to-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKCN20I0XG2020-02-25
AHMEDABAD India Feb 24 U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday managed to mangle his pronunciation of several Indian names and a Hindi word on an otherwise successful first day of his state visit to India Positivetypo in http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/india-usa-trump-gaffes/refile-trump-stumbles-on-indian-names-hindi-word-in-cricket-stadium-speech-idUSL3N2AO2IK2020-02-25
Air Tanzania Tanzanias stateowned carrier which had planned to begin charter flights to China in February postponed its maiden flights NegativeAirlines have been suspending flights or modifying service in response to the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-flights-due-to-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKCN20I0XG2020-02-25
Confirmed cases on the Britishregistered Diamond Princess have reached 691 with three deaths since the ship docked at Yokohama port on Feb NeutralTOKYO A panel of Japanese medical experts on Monday sought to play down deepening criticism of the governments handling of a coronavirus outbreak on a cruise ship while acknowledging mistakes were made http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-china-health-japan-experts/japan-plays-down-criticism-of-coronavirus-cruise-ship-handling-idUSKCN20I0XW2020-02-25
DiDi begins recruiting food delivery partners in Osaka Japan on Feb 25 and plans to officially launch this service in the city in early a company representative told Reuters PositiveBEIJING Chinas ride hailing company Didi Chuxing plans to launch a food delivery service in Japan from April the firm backed by SoftBank Group Corp http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-didi-japan/chinas-didi-to-launch-japan-food-delivery-service-from-april-idUSKCN20J0GQ2020-02-25
Feb 24 A jump in number of coronavirus cases outside China hit European shares on Monday as investors feared the outbreak will take a bigger toll on global growth than anticipated Negativea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/milan-stocks-hit-near-3-week-low-as-virus-pandemic-fears-knock-europe-idUSL3N2AO1PQ2020-02-25
Feb 24 Here are key moments from the trial of former movie producer Harvey Weinstein who was convicted on Monday of sexually assaulting former production assistant Mimi Haleyi and raping onetime aspiring actress Jessica Mann Negativewith March 11 sentencing note language in 29th http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/people-harvey-weinstein-key-moments/update-2-key-moments-from-harvey-weinsteins-trial-idUSL2N2AN0542020-02-25
Feb 24 Here is a timeline recounting 40 years in the life of Harvey Weinstein 67 once one of Hollywoods most powerful executives convicted on Monday of sexual assault and rape NegativeFeb 24 Here is a timeline recounting 40 years in the life of Harvey Weinstein 67 once one of Hollywoods most powerful executives convicted on Monday of sexual assault and rape http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/people-harvey-weinstein-timeline/timeline-the-harvey-weinstein-story-from-studio-to-courtroom-in-40-years-idUSL1N2AK0YP2020-02-25
Feb 24 In order to secure the rape and sexual assault convictions that will send Harvey Weinstein to prison prosecutors called a parade of witnesses who portrayed the former Hollywood producer as a man who abused his power to prey on younger women NegativeFeb 24 In order to secure the rape and sexual assault convictions that will send Harvey Weinstein to prison prosecutors called a parade of witnesses who portrayed the former Hollywood producer as a man who abused his power to prey on younger women http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/people-harvey-weinstein-prosecution/testimony-alleging-past-weinstein-sexual-assaults-bolstered-difficult-case-idUSL1N2AJ12G2020-02-25
Feb 24 The guilty verdict in the sexual assault case against Harvey Weinstein on Monday energized Hollywood celebrities and activists who said it was just the start of their movement to hold abusers accountable NegativeFeb 24 The guilty verdict in the sexual assault case against Harvey Weinstein on Monday energized Hollywood celebrities and activists who said it was just the start of their movement to hold abusers accountable http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/people-harvey-weinstein-activists/just-the-beginning-activists-say-after-cheering-weinstein-guilty-verdict-idUSL3N2AO3OD2020-02-25
Feb 25 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal PositiveFeb 25 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/us/article/press-digest-wsj/press-digest-wall-street-journal-feb-25-idUSL3N2AP1TH2020-02-25
HANOI All 16 people in Vietnam infected with a new coronavirus have been cured the health ministry said on Tuesday adding that no new cases have been recorded since Feb NegativeHANOI All 16 people in Vietnam infected with a new coronavirus have been cured the health ministry said on Tuesday adding that no new cases have been recorded since Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-vietnam-cured/all-16-of-vietnams-coronavirus-sufferers-cured-idUSKCN20J0IC2020-02-25
KUALA LUMPUR Feb 25 Malaysias Mahathir Mohamad went back to work on Tuesday with the new title of interim prime minister a day after he resigned the leadership in a shock move that plunged the country into political turmoil NegativeKUALA LUMPUR Feb 25 Malaysias Mahathir Mohamad went back to work on Tuesday with the new title of interim prime minister a day after he resigned the leadership in a shock move that plunged the country into political turmoil http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/malaysia-politics/malaysias-mahathir-returns-as-interim-pm-amid-political-uncertainty-idUSL3N2AP0NB2020-02-25
Mainland China in total had 508 new confirmed cases up from 409 on Feb NegativeBEIJING China reported a rise in new coronavirus cases in Hubei province the epicentre of the outbreak on Tuesday while the rest of the country saw a fourthstraight day of declines http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-china-health-toll/chinas-hubei-sees-rise-in-new-coronavirus-cases-as-infections-slow-in-other-provinces-idUSKCN20J02L2020-02-25
NEW YORK Feb 24 Former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinsteins conviction on charges of sexual assault and rape marks the end of his New York trial but is likely the beginning of a long legal battle in the appeals courts Negativewithout changes to fix http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/people-harvey-weinstein-appeal/rpt-after-conviction-weinstein-has-roadmap-for-appeal-idUSL2N2AO0VC2020-02-25
NEW YORK Feb 24 Stocks across the globe were on track to fall by the most in two years on Monday and oil prices tumbled as a jump in coronavirus cases outside of China drove investors to the perceived safety of gold and government bonds on fears of the impact to the global economy NegativeEuropean stocks tumble Italy down more than after virus spread http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-oil-slide-gold-spikes-as-virus-fears-grip-markets-idUSL2N2AO0ZQ2020-02-25
SINGAPORE Feb 25 The dollar checked its march higher on Tuesday as investors sharply raised bets that the growing fallout from the coronavirus outbreak would prompt U.S. interest rate cuts NegativeVirus spread beyond China drives Fed rate repricing http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-rate-cut-expectations-give-pause-to-soaring-dollar-idUSL3N2AP0AL2020-02-25
SYDNEY Feb 25 Asian share markets were trying to stabilise on Tuesday after a wave of early selling petered out and Wall Street futures managed a solid bounce allowing investors to take a break from coronavirus fears Neutral500 futures bounce after Monday plunge http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-shares-try-to-stabilise-as-sp-futures-bounce-idUSL3N2AP04K2020-02-25
SYDNEY Feb 25 Asian shares extended losses on Tuesday amid fears the coronavirus was rapidly mutating into a pandemic that could cripple global supply chains and wreak far greater economic damage than first thought NegativeMarkets price in risk of pandemic deep damage to world economy http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-japan-shares-dive-bond-markets-bet-virus-will-force-rate-cuts-idUSL3N2AO4S02020-02-25
TOKYO Feb 25 The Bank of Japan will take appropriate steps as needed with an eye on market developments including currency moves a senior central bank official said on Tuesday PositiveTOKYO Feb 25 The Bank of Japan will take appropriate steps as needed with an eye on market developments including currency moves a senior central bank official said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-economy-boj/boj-to-act-appropriately-with-eye-on-markets-senior-official-idUST9N2A00082020-02-25
TOKYO Feb 25 The Japanese government on Tuesday urged companies to recommend telecommuting and staggered shifts for workers in a bid to curb the spread of the new coronavirus Negativevideo available previous slug http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/china-health-japan/update-2-japan-urges-telecommuting-staggered-shifts-to-curb-coronavirus-idUSL3N2AP1DK2020-02-25
Tajikistan has suspended all flights to and from Iran until the virus situation there stabilizes the Civil Aviation Agency said on Feb NegativeAirlines have been suspending flights or modifying service in response to the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-flights-due-to-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKCN20I0XG2020-02-25
Vietnams Bamboo Airways suspends flights between Da Nang and Nha Trang to Seouls Incheon International Airport starting Feb NegativeAirlines have been suspending flights or modifying service in response to the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-flights-due-to-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKCN20I0XG2020-02-25
WASHINGTON Feb 24 The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear Apple Incs bid to avoid paying about million in damages for using patent licensing firm VirnetX Incs internet security technology without permission in features such as FaceTime video calling NegativeWASHINGTON Feb 24 The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear Apple Incs bid to avoid paying about million in damages for using patent licensing firm VirnetX Incs internet security technology without permission in features such as FaceTime video calling http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-court-apple-virnetx-holdg/u-s-supreme-court-rejects-apple-appeal-in-patent-fight-with-virnetx-idUSW1N27H05F2020-02-25
WASHINGTON Feb 24 The United States is considering a range of responses to Chinas egregious in expelling three U.S. journalists a spokesman for White House National Security Council said on Monday NegativeWASHINGTON Feb 24 The United States is considering a range of responses to Chinas egregious in expelling three U.S. journalists a spokesman for White House National Security Council said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-china-journalists/u-s-says-considering-range-of-responses-to-chinas-expulsion-of-u-s-journalists-idUSL2N2AO1G52020-02-25
slump was the leading U.S. stock indexs deepest oneday loss since February 2018 when Wall Street was in a correction NegativeSAN FRANCISCO The 500 suffered its worst day in two years on Monday as a surge in coronavirus cases outside China rattled investors already worried about valuations following recent record highs http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-china-health-stocks/coronavirus-sparks-deepest-sp-500-drop-since-early-2018-idUSKCN20I2KL2020-02-25
BEIJING China Resources Gas Group the countrys biggest city gas distributor will bring forward the implementation of offseason natural gas prices by two months to February following a rare instruction from Beijing to support the virushit economy NeutralBEIJING China Resources Gas Group the countrys biggest city gas distributor will bring forward the implementation of offseason natural gas prices by two months to February following a rare instruction from Beijing to support the virushit economy http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-gas-prices/china-resources-gas-to-start-off-season-prices-two-months-earlier-to-cushion-virus-hit-idUSKCN20I0AE2020-02-24
BEIJING Feb 23 China will step up policy adjustments to help cushion the blow to the economy from a coronavirus outbreak that authorities are still trying to control President Xi Jinping was quoted as saying on Sunday Negativedetails http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-health-xi/update-2-china-braces-for-inevitable-big-hit-to-economy-from-virus-says-xi-idUSL3N2AN08Z2020-02-24
DUBAI Feb 24 Kuwait said on Monday three people including a Saudi national who returned from Iran were infected by the new coronavirus state news agency KUNA reported NegativeDUBAI Feb 24 Kuwait said on Monday three people including a Saudi national who returned from Iran were infected by the new coronavirus state news agency KUNA reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/chaina-health-kuwait/kuwait-says-three-people-who-traveled-to-iran-have-new-coronavirus-kuna-idUSC6N2A40202020-02-24
Feb 22 For many people the language of European Central Bank policymakers is so impenetrable it could be beamed from another planet Neutralstory published on http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/us/article/ecb-policy/rpt-the-ecb-wants-to-talk-to-you-about-inflation-but-will-it-listen-idUSL5N2AM0EV2020-02-24
Kato apologized on Saturday for allowing an infected woman to leave the Diamond Princess which has been quarantined in Yokohama since Feb NegativeTOKYO A third passenger from the coronavirusinfected Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan died on Sunday authorities said as the government promised to introduce fresh steps to contain the outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-china-health-japan/third-death-from-japan-cruise-ship-as-health-minister-vows-to-set-virus-strategy-idUSKCN20H04R2020-02-24
NEW DELHI Feb 23 U.S. satellite broadband provider Hughes Network Systems may have to shut its Indian operations due to unpaid levies owed to the government which could put thousands of banking services at risk a company letter seen by Reuters showed Negativeitem from Sunday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/india-telecom-hughes/rpt-u-s-firm-hughes-fears-indian-closure-bank-disruptions-over-unpaid-fees-letter-idUSL3N2AN0XK2020-02-24
RIYADH Feb 23 Finance officials from the worlds 20 biggest economies meeting in Riyadh on Sunday reached agreement on the wording of a final communique that includes a reference to climate change a G20 diplomatic source said PositiveRIYADH Feb 23 Finance officials from the worlds 20 biggest economies meeting in Riyadh on Sunday reached agreement on the wording of a final communique that includes a reference to climate change a G20 diplomatic source said http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/g20-communique/g20-agrees-final-communique-with-reference-to-climate-change-idUSL9N2AM0042020-02-24
RIYADH Feb 23 The coronavirus that originated in China will have a negative impact on the global economy even if it is rapidly contained and it would be prudent to prepare for more significant consequences the head of the IMF said on Sunday NegativeRIYADH Feb 23 The coronavirus that originated in China will have a negative impact on the global economy even if it is rapidly contained and it would be prudent to prepare for more significant consequences the head of the IMF said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/g20-saudi-imf/imf-chief-sees-negative-economic-impact-from-coronavirus-even-if-outbreak-contained-idUSB5N27A02C2020-02-24
Beijing Zhejiang Sichuan had no new infections on Feb PositiveChina reported another fall in new coronavirus infections outside of its epicenter on Sunday but world health officials warned it was too early to make predictions about the outbreak as new cases and fears of contagion increased elsewhere http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-health/china-reports-fewer-coronavirus-cases-outside-epicenter-cases-surge-in-south-korea-idUSKCN20H03U2020-02-23
DUBAI Feb 22 Iran has started counting votes in its parliamentary election state TV said on Saturday in which hardline allies of Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei are likely to gain a seizable majority based on preliminary results NegativeDUBAI Feb 22 Iran has started counting votes in its parliamentary election state TV said on Saturday in which hardline allies of Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei are likely to gain a seizable majority based on preliminary results http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/iran-election/iran-counts-votes-in-election-stacked-in-favour-of-hardliners-idUSL3N2AM02M2020-02-23
Feb 22 Warren Buffett on Saturday defended Berkshire Hathaway Incs decision to invest heavily in the stocks of companies such as Apple Inc as the conglomerate struggled to find whole businesses to buy PositiveFeb 22 Warren Buffett on Saturday defended Berkshire Hathaway Incs decision to invest heavily in the stocks of companies such as Apple Inc as the conglomerate struggled to find whole businesses to buy http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/berkshire-results/wrapup-buffett-defends-investments-in-stocks-which-fueled-record-berkshire-profit-idUSL2N2AM01Y2020-02-23
Feb 22 Warren Buffetts Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Saturday posted a decrease in quarterly operating profit while soaring stock prices boosted net results and enabled the conglomerate to smash its old record for fullyear earnings PositiveFeb 22 Warren Buffetts Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Saturday posted a decrease in quarterly operating profit while soaring stock prices boosted net results and enabled the conglomerate to smash its old record for fullyear earnings http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/berkshire-results/rising-stocks-fuel-huge-profit-for-buffetts-berkshire-idUSL2N2AM02V2020-02-23
His sick leave starts from yesterday and ends on 27 February NegativeMASERU Lesothos 80yearold prime minister has been granted sick leave until Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-lesotho-politics/lesotho-pm-granted-medical-leave-from-wife-murder-case-police-idUSKCN20G0FD2020-02-23
MASERU Lesothos 80yearold prime minister has been granted sick leave until Feb NegativeMASERU Lesothos 80yearold prime minister has been granted sick leave until Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-lesotho-politics/lesotho-pm-granted-medical-leave-from-wife-murder-case-police-idUSKCN20G0FD2020-02-23
RIYADH Feb 22 Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso said on Saturday that Group of 20 nations generally agreed on the need to coordinate in responding to the new coronavirus that emerged in China and has spread globally PositiveRIYADH Feb 22 Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso said on Saturday that Group of 20 nations generally agreed on the need to coordinate in responding to the new coronavirus that emerged in China and has spread globally http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/g20-saudi-japan-aso/japan-finmin-g20-generally-agrees-on-need-to-coordinate-over-coronavirus-idUSD5N28602S2020-02-23
RIYADH Feb 22 Leading world economies must show unity in dealing with aggressive tax by global digital giants like Google Amazon and Facebook G20 officials said on Saturday PositiveG20 officials aim for deal on taxing digital firms by end 2020 http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/g20-tax/lets-come-together-to-tax-tech-giants-say-g20-officials-eying-100-bln-boost-idUSL2N2AM01K2020-02-23
RIYADH Feb 22 The Bank of Japan is ready to ease monetary policy without hesitation but there is no change in the central banks view that the Japanese economy is recovering moderately its governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Saturday PositiveRIYADH Feb 22 The Bank of Japan is ready to ease monetary policy without hesitation but there is no change in the central banks view that the Japanese economy is recovering moderately its governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/g20-saudi-boj/bank-of-japan-says-its-ready-to-ease-monetary-policy-but-economy-recovering-idUSD5N29W00N2020-02-23
RIYADH Feb 22 The fastspreading coronavirus outbreak will likely lower Chinas economic growth this year to 5 NegativeRIYADH Feb 22 The fastspreading coronavirus outbreak will likely lower Chinas economic growth this year to 5 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/g20-coronavirus-imf/imfs-georgieva-says-coronavirus-to-shave-0-1-percentage-points-from-global-growth-idUSD5N29W00M2020-02-23
RIYADH Feb 22 U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Saturday his safe proposal for U.S. companies was not an optional tax and he hopes the OECD will agree on a global tax reform this year NeutralRIYADH Feb 22 U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Saturday his safe proposal for U.S. companies was not an optional tax and he hopes the OECD will agree on a global tax reform this year http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/g20-saudi-usa/us-treasury-secretary-says-safe-harbor-proposal-is-not-an-optional-tax-idUSL9N2AM0032020-02-23
Samsung Electronics the worlds top smartphone maker said the floor where the infected employee worked would be shut down until the morning of Feb NeutralSEOUL Samsung Electronics http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-southkorea-samsung-elec/samsung-electronics-confirms-coronavirus-case-at-phone-factory-complex-in-south-korea-idUSKCN20G0CG2020-02-23
The supervisory board is scheduled to meet on Feb PositiveThe move leaves wide open the race for the asset potentially Europes biggest private equity transaction since 2007 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-thyssenkrupp-m-a-unions/two-suitors-for-thyssenkrupp-elevator-division-sign-fair-owner-pledge-idUSKCN20G07G2020-02-23
Another center of infection has been the Diamond Princess cruise ship quarantined in Japan since Feb NegativeChina reported a decrease in the number of new deaths and new cases of the coronavirus on Saturday while its central bank predicted a limited shortterm economic impact and said the country was confident in winning the fight against the epidemic http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-health/china-reports-fall-in-coronavirus-cases-says-economy-resilient-but-infections-rising-elsewhere-idUSKCN20G05W2020-02-22
BEIJING Mainland China had 397 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infections on Feb NegativeBEIJING Mainland China had 397 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infections on Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-nhc/china-reports-397-new-confirmed-cases-of-coronavirus-on-mainland-on-feb-21-idUSKBN20G01W2020-02-22
DUBAI Feb 21 Yemens Houthis said on Friday they had struck facilities of Saudi oil giant Aramco in the Red Sea port of Yanbu with twelve drones and three rockets NegativeDUBAI Feb 21 Yemens Houthis said on Friday they had struck facilities of Saudi oil giant Aramco in the Red Sea port of Yanbu with twelve drones and three rockets http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/aramco-attacks-houthis/houthis-say-they-attacked-saudi-aramco-facilities-in-yanbu-idUSD5N27F0002020-02-22
Feb 21 European shares dropped on Friday as markets awaited a local reading on economic health to gauge the extent of the impact of the coronavirus on business activity in the bloc Negativea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-fall-as-investors-eye-data-showing-virus-impact-idUSL4N2AL1Z72020-02-22
Feb 21 Jurors weighing rape and sexual assault charges against Harvey Weinstein asked the judge presiding over the case whether they could be hung on two counts of predatory sexual assault NegativeFeb 21 Jurors weighing rape and sexual assault charges against Harvey Weinstein asked the judge presiding over the case whether they could be hung on two counts of predatory sexual assault http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/people-harvey-weinstein/weinstein-jury-suggests-hung-on-predatory-sexual-assault-counts-idUSL1N2AL1742020-02-22
Feb 21 Moodys Investors Service on Friday downgraded outlook on Frances ratings to stable from positive citing insufficient measures to manage a sustainable and clear downward trend in the countrys public debt ratio Positivebackground on French economy yellow vest http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/ratings-moodys-france/update-1-moodys-lowers-outlook-to-stable-on-frances-ratings-idUSL4N2AL4772020-02-22
Feb 21 New York Times Co is expected to name company insider Meredith Kopit Levien as its next chief executive officer to succeed Mark Thompson Bloomberg News reported PositiveFeb 21 New York Times Co is expected to name company insider Meredith Kopit Levien as its next chief executive officer to succeed Mark Thompson Bloomberg News reported http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/new-york-times-ceo/new-york-times-plans-to-name-meredith-kopit-levien-as-next-ceo-bloomberg-news-idUSL4N2AL3UI2020-02-22
Feb 21 Twitter Inc on Friday said it had started suspending and restricting dozens of accounts posting content promoting U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg NegativeFeb 21 Twitter Inc on Friday said it had started suspending and restricting dozens of accounts posting content promoting U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-election-bloomberg-twitter/twitter-suspends-group-of-pro-bloomberg-accounts-over-platform-manipulation-idUSL2N2AM00B2020-02-22
Feb 21 U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloombergs campaign has pumped Positivedetails of proBloomberg account Twitter http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-election-bloomberg-hawkfish/update-1-bloomberg-campaign-builds-out-digital-arm-hawkfish-ahead-of-2020-election-idUSL2N2AM00H2020-02-22
Feb 22 China will guide overall market interest rates lower and keep liquidity appropriately ample to help companies affected by the coronavirus epidemic a senior central banker told state media Neutralto add dropped word in http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-health-economy-interestrates/refile-chinas-central-bank-will-guide-interest-rates-lower-to-aid-virus-hit-economy-state-media-idUSB9N2A20262020-02-22
Hamdok said in a televised I decided to form an investigative committee in the events that occurred on February 2021 NeutralCAIRO Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok on Saturday ordered an investigation into a violent crackdown by security forces on protesters in Khartoum http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-protests/sudan-to-investigate-violence-against-protesters-in-khartoum-idUSKBN20G01B2020-02-22
He had a fever on Feb NegativeSHANGHAI A 70yearold man in Chinas Hubei Province was infected with coronavirus but did not show symptoms until 27 days later the local government said on Saturday meaning the virus incubation period could be much longer than the presumed 14 days http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-incubation/coronavirus-incubation-could-be-as-long-as-27-days-chinese-provincial-government-says-idUSKCN20G06W2020-02-22
He has recovered and was released from hospital on Feb PositiveMUKONO Cameroon When Margaret Ntale Namusisis three daughters called her in Uganda to say they were being quarantined at their university in Wuhan China because of the coronavirus outbreak she sent money and told Run very fast and do shopping http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-africa/traumatized-africans-stranded-by-coronavirus-plead-to-be-brought-home-idUSKBN20F0UQ2020-02-22
Iranian authorities have yet to announce the turnout in Feb NeutralDUBAI Iran has started counting votes in its parliamentary election state TV said on Saturday in which hardline allies of Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei are likely to gain a seizable majority based on preliminary results http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-iran-election/iran-counts-votes-in-election-stacked-in-favor-of-hardliners-idUSKCN20G08A2020-02-22
Jiangsu Shagang Group Chinas top private steelmaker said its output will drop by around in February and in the first quarter PositiveBEIJING Chinas biggest steel producer China Baowu Steel Group expects output to fall in the first quarter of 2020 due to coronavirus disruptions a company official said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-steel/top-china-steelmakers-baowu-shagang-sees-first-quarter-output-down-due-to-virus-outbreak-idUSKCN20G06G2020-02-22
LONDON Feb 21 The Japanese yen regained its footing on Friday after a bruising week as the spread of coronavirus cases knocked down stocks and boosted demand for traditional safety plays from bonds to gold PositiveYen patched up after bruising week http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-yen-regains-footing-as-coronavirus-spread-knocks-stocks-idUSL8N2AL2BV2020-02-22
MOSCOW Feb 21 Russia is discussing the possibility of holding a summit on Syria with the presidents of Turkey France and Germany Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Friday PositiveMOSCOW Feb 21 Russia is discussing the possibility of holding a summit on Syria with the presidents of Turkey France and Germany Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/syria-security-europe-russia/kremlin-syria-talks-with-erdogan-merkel-and-macron-under-discussion-idUSR4N2AH01Q2020-02-22
MOSCOW Russias Foreign Ministry said on Friday that a Russian official was detained by Spanish police during a working trip on Feb NegativeMOSCOW Russias Foreign Ministry said on Friday that a Russian official was detained by Spanish police during a working trip on Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-usa-spain/moscow-says-russian-official-detained-in-spain-after-u-s-request-idUSKBN20F26C2020-02-22
More than 600 people on the cruise liner which has been quarantined off Yokohama since arriving on Feb PositiveTOKYO Organizers for the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics have postponed training for volunteers because of the spread of the coronavirus in Japan http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-tokyo/tokyo-postpones-training-for-olympics-volunteers-over-virus-fears-idUSKCN20G03X2020-02-22
Moscow had longterm plans to strengthen and diversify its presence in Svalbard Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov told Norway in a letter on Feb NegativeOSLO Norway has rejected Russian accusations of violating the terms of an international treaty regulating activities on the Arctic archipelago of Svalbard as a diplomatic spat over Russian operations there escalated http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-norway-svalbard/norway-rejects-moscows-claim-it-violated-svalbard-treaty-idUSKBN20F1T52020-02-22
NEW YORK Feb 21 The U.S. dollar fell across the board on Friday after a survey of purchasing managers showed U.S. business activity in the manufacturing and services sectors stalled in February as companies have grown increasingly concerned about the coronavirus NegativeYen bounces after worst 2day performance since September 2017 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-slips-as-data-disappoints-yen-rebounds-on-safe-haven-demand-idUSL8N2AL4GE2020-02-22
NEW YORK U.S. stocks sold off and the Nasdaq had its worst daily percentage decline in about three weeks on Friday as a spike in new coronavirus cases and data showing a stall in U.S. business activity in February fueled investors fears about economic growth NegativeNEW YORK U.S. stocks sold off and the Nasdaq had its worst daily percentage decline in about three weeks on Friday as a spike in new coronavirus cases and data showing a stall in U.S. business activity in February fueled investors fears about economic growth http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-stocks/coronavirus-fears-u-s-business-data-drag-down-wall-street-idUSKBN20F1U82020-02-22
On Thursday the former rivals agreed to create a unity government before a February 22 deadline paving the way for todays appointment PositiveJUBA South Sudans President Salva Kiir appointed former rebel leader Riek Machar as the countrys first vice president on Friday a day after the two men agreed to form a government of national unity http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-politics/south-sudan-president-kiir-appoints-former-rebel-leader-vice-president-idUSKBN20F2JE2020-02-22
Over 600 people on the cruise liner which has been quarantined off Yokohama since arriving on Feb PositiveTOKYO Japan faced growing questions about whether it was doing enough to stop the spread of the coronavirus on Friday as the Tokyo Metropolitan Government said it would cancel or postpone major indoor events it has sponsored for the next three weeks http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-china-health-japan-ship/japan-govt-faces-questions-over-coronavirus-tokyo-cancels-events-idUSKBN20F0FO2020-02-22
Russia complained earlier in February that Osloimposed rules were restricting activities of Russian organizations there calling for bilateral consultations and on Thursday accused Norway of violating the Svalbard Treaty NegativeOSLO Norway has rejected Russian accusations of violating the terms of an international treaty regulating activities on the Arctic archipelago of Svalbard as a diplomatic spat over Russian operations there escalated http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-norway-svalbard/norway-rejects-moscows-claim-it-violated-svalbard-treaty-idUSKBN20F1T52020-02-22
The European Commission which is scheduled to decide on the case by Feb NeutralBRUSSELS World No http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sabic-m-a-saudi-aramco-eu-exclusive/exclusive-aramco-to-win-unconditional-eu-clearance-for-69-billion-sabic-deal-sources-idUSKBN20F2BJ2020-02-22
The IHS Markits euro zone flash composite purchasing manufacturers index due at 0900 GMT is expected to provide a preliminary reading on business activity in February Positivea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-fall-as-investors-eye-data-showing-virus-impact-idUSL4N2AL1Z72020-02-22
The RSA Conference is scheduled to take place in San Francisco between Feb NeutralThe coronavirus which originated in the Chinese city of Wuhan has killed more than 2200 people so far on the Chinese mainland http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-china-health-verizon/big-tech-cos-pull-out-of-san-francisco-conferences-on-coronavirus-concerns-idUSKBN20F2NW2020-02-22
The death toll from the outbreak in mainland China had reached 2345 as of the end of Feb NegativeBEIJING Mainland China had 397 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infections on Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-nhc/china-reports-397-new-confirmed-cases-of-coronavirus-on-mainland-on-feb-21-idUSKBN20G01W2020-02-22
The vessel the Bana was blocked by police in Genoa harbor on Feb NegativeMILAN Italian authorities have arrested the captain of a Lebaneseflagged cargo ship which was seized in the port of Genoa on suspicion of trafficking arms to Libya including tanks and artillery the citys chief prosecutor said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-italy-libya-smuggling/italy-arrests-ships-captain-over-alleged-libya-arms-trafficking-idUSKBN20F2OI2020-02-22
U.S. stocks were beaten down by concerns about the virus and after data showed U.S. business activity stalled in February signaling a contraction for the first time since 2016 Negativegold oil settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-slide-as-coronavirus-fears-spur-safe-haven-buying-idUSL1N2AL1502020-02-22
ABUJA Nigeria asked the United States on Thursday to abandon new visa restrictions on the West African country set to take effect on Feb NegativeABUJA Nigeria asked the United States on Thursday to abandon new visa restrictions on the West African country set to take effect on Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-nigeria-politics/nigeria-asks-u-s-to-remove-it-from-visa-restriction-list-idUSKBN20E2RR2020-02-21
Australia had not had a case of coronavirus since Feb NegativeSYDNEY Two Australians evacuated from a cruise ship in Japan have tested positive for coronavirus after returning to their home country Australias health department said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-china-health-australia/australia-says-two-evacuees-from-japan-cruise-vessel-have-coronavirus-idUSKBN20F00N2020-02-21
BEIJING Chinas exports and imports will fall sharply in January and February as the coronavirus outbreak severely disrupts activity in the worlds secondlargest economy the commerce ministry said on Friday adding more measures are being studied to support companies NegativeBEIJING Chinas exports and imports will fall sharply in January and February as the coronavirus outbreak severely disrupts activity in the worlds secondlargest economy the commerce ministry said on Friday adding more measures are being studied to support companies http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-mofcom/china-says-january-february-trade-to-take-sharp-hit-from-virus-outbreak-idUSKBN20F0AY2020-02-21
But Zong added there will be a more pronounced impact on foreign direct investment in China in February and March as investors take a more cautious stance amid the outbreak NegativeBEIJING Chinas exports and imports will fall sharply in January and February as the coronavirus outbreak severely disrupts activity in the worlds secondlargest economy the commerce ministry said on Friday adding more measures are being studied to support companies http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-mofcom/china-says-january-february-trade-to-take-sharp-hit-from-virus-outbreak-idUSKBN20F0AY2020-02-21
Buttigieg has raised million in the first 20 days of February his campaign said in a statement PositiveWASHINGTON Former South Bend Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg raised million in January but has seen his campaigns fundraising rise in the wake of strong performances in early primary contests http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-buttigieg-fundraising/pete-buttigiegs-campaign-raised-6-million-in-january-idUSKBN20E2XD2020-02-21
Cases among crew were observed to steadily increase peaking on Feb NeutralTOKYO Newly released data from a Japanese research institute appears to back the governments case that its quarantine strategy for the Diamond Princess cruise ship was successful in stemming contagion of the coronavirus among passengers http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-china-health-japan-data/japanese-data-on-cruise-ship-coronavirus-infections-backs-quarantine-strategy-idUSKBN20E1KY2020-02-21
Feb 20 European shares retreated from record highs on Thursday as a rise in the number of new coronavirus cases in South Korea added to fears after research suggested the virus was more contagious than previously thought Negativea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-muted-as-investors-assess-virus-risks-idUSL4N2AK2LJ2020-02-21
Feb 20 Twitter Inc said on Thursday that it was testing adding brightly colored labels underneath tweets posted by politicians and public figures that contain lies and misinformation NegativeFeb 20 Twitter Inc said on Thursday that it was testing adding brightly colored labels underneath tweets posted by politicians and public figures that contain lies and misinformation http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/twitter-security/twitter-tests-placing-bright-labels-to-indicate-lies-by-public-figures-idUSL8N2AK8CP2020-02-21
Feb 21 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal PositiveFeb 21 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/press-digest-wsj/press-digest-wall-street-journal-feb-21-idUSL4N2AL1MU2020-02-21
Feb 21 The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages PositiveFeb 21 The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/press-digest-nyt/press-digest-new-york-times-business-news-feb-21-idUSL4N2AL1L22020-02-21
Her fundraising in February has been more robust spokesman Chris Hayden said PositiveNEW U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren raised more money than most of her Democratic presidential rivals in the weeks before the Iowa caucuses but spent so heavily that her campaign took out a million loan fearing she would run out of cash http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-fundraising/democrat-warren-worried-campaign-will-run-out-of-cash-taps-3-million-loan-idUSKBN20F0LZ2020-02-21
I have decided to decree Feb NeutralALGIERS Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune on Thursday warned protesters demanding political reforms to be vigilant to avoid infiltration attempts aimed at pushing them to violence http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-algeria-politics/algeria-leader-warns-against-attempts-to-incite-protesters-to-violence-idUSKBN20E2ZC2020-02-21
Kuroda and Finance Minister Taro Aso are scheduled to attend the meeting on Feb PositiveTOKYO Feb 21 The new coronavirus outbreak could become the biggest issue for discussion at a weekend gathering of finance leaders from the Group of 20 major economies Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-health-boj-kuroda/boj-kuroda-new-virus-will-be-major-topic-for-debate-at-g20-idUST9N29K02R2020-02-21
LONDON Britains Prince Harry will visit Abbey Road Studios in London on Feb PositiveLONDON Britains Prince Harry will visit Abbey Road Studios in London on Feb http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-royals-harry/prince-harry-to-meet-jon-bon-jovi-and-veterans-choir-at-abbey-road-studios-idUSKBN20E2HP2020-02-21
SINGAPORE Feb 21 The yen was headed for its worst week in twoandahalf years on Friday as worries about the coronavirus spread in South Korea Japan and Beijing drove funds from Asia to the towering U.S. dollar NegativeNew virus cases in South Korea Australia http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-dominates-as-investors-dump-yen-asia-currencies-on-coronavirus-spread-idUSL4N2AL08R2020-02-21
SYDNEY Feb 21 Asian shares were cast adrift on Friday as fears over the creeping spread of the coronavirus sent funds fleeing to the sheltered shores of U.S. assets lofting the dollar to threeyear highs NegativeDollar tops 3year peak sovereign bonds in demand http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-u-s-dollar-bonds-get-safe-haven-rush-as-virus-spreads-idUSL4N2AK5PL2020-02-21
SYDNEY Feb 21 Asian shares were under water on Friday as fears over the creeping spread of the coronavirus sent funds fleeing to the sheltered shores of U.S. assets lofting the dollar to threeyear highs NegativeDollar scales 3year peak sovereign bonds in demand http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asia-looks-to-safer-shores-in-u-s-assets-as-virus-spreads-idUSL4N2AL09F2020-02-21
South Koreas exports to China slumped in the first 20 days of February indicating a grim outlook for Asias fourthlargest economy NegativeBank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said he was watching the coronavirus impact on the economy with grave in a nod to the growing toll the epidemic is taking on manufacturing activity and exports across Asia http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-global-economy/bojs-kuroda-says-watching-with-grave-concern-as-virus-hits-asian-economies-idUSKBN20F0MP2020-02-21
TOKYO Feb 21 Japanese shares were little changed on Friday as mounting coronavirus cases in China and other Asian countries offset the boost from a weaker yen ahead of a long weekend NegativeTOKYO Feb 21 Japanese shares were little changed on Friday as mounting coronavirus cases in China and other Asian countries offset the boost from a weaker yen ahead of a long weekend http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/nikkei-little-changed-as-virus-fears-counter-boost-from-softer-yen-idUSL4N2AL0YQ2020-02-21
TOKYO Feb 21 The new coronavirus outbreak could become the biggest issue for discussion at a weekend gathering of finance leaders from the Group of 20 major economies Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Friday NegativeTOKYO Feb 21 The new coronavirus outbreak could become the biggest issue for discussion at a weekend gathering of finance leaders from the Group of 20 major economies Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-health-boj-kuroda/boj-kuroda-new-virus-will-be-major-topic-for-debate-at-g20-idUST9N29K02R2020-02-21
The ban was extended on Thursday until at least Feb NegativeSYDNEY Two Australians evacuated from a cruise ship in Japan have tested positive for coronavirus after returning to their home country Australias health department said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-china-health-australia/australia-says-two-evacuees-from-japan-cruise-vessel-have-coronavirus-idUSKBN20F00N2020-02-21
The provinces health commission said in a statement that it now has a total of 62662 coronavirus cases as of Feb NegativeBEIJING Chinas Hubei province the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak that has killed more than 2000 in the country revised up its total number of confirmed infection cases by 220 to account for cases in the provinces prison system http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-hubei-revision/chinas-hubei-province-revises-up-coronavirus-toll-adds-220-cases-idUSKBN20F0K02020-02-21
The second season of The is set for release in October and the final season of Star The Clone premieres on Feb PositiveNEW YORK Baby Yoda toys from Walt Disney Cos streaming TV hit The will reach store shelves next month the company said on Thursday after missing the 2019 holiday shopping season http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-film-star-wars-baby-yoda/baby-yoda-toys-from-disney-the-mandalorian-to-hit-store-shelves-next-month-idUSKBN20E2SF2020-02-21
Very few dealerships opened in the first weeks of February and they have had very little customer it said PositiveBEIJING Retail sales of passenger cars in China crumbled on an annual basis in the first 16 days of February according to China Passenger Car Association as the coronavirus outbreak slammed the brakes on businesses across the country http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-autos/chinas-passenger-car-sales-tumble-92-in-first-half-of-feb-due-to-virus-outbreak-idUSKBN20F0FA2020-02-21
We expect JanuaryFebruary import and export growth to decline he said citing delays in business reopenings and logistics issues in addition to seasonal holiday factors NegativeBEIJING Chinas exports and imports will fall sharply in January and February as the coronavirus outbreak severely disrupts activity in the worlds secondlargest economy the commerce ministry said on Friday adding more measures are being studied to support companies http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-mofcom/china-says-january-february-trade-to-take-sharp-hit-from-virus-outbreak-idUSKBN20F0AY2020-02-21
BRUSSELS Financial leaders of the worlds 20 largest economies expect a modest pickup of global growth this year and next but see the coronavirus epidemic as a downside risk a draft communique prepared for the meeting on Feb NegativeBRUSSELS Financial leaders of the worlds 20 largest economies expect a modest pickup of global growth this year and next but see the coronavirus epidemic as a downside risk a draft communique prepared for the meeting on Feb http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-g20-economy-exclusive/exclusive-coronavirus-poses-risk-to-modest-pickup-in-global-growth-g20-draft-communique-idUSKBN20D1J52020-02-20
China will not send any officials to the G20 meeting of finance ministers and central bank governors in Riyadh to be held on Feb NegativeChina reported a dramatic drop in coronavirus infections on Thursday although scientists warned it may spread even more easily than previously believed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-health-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-coronavirus-spreading-in-china-and-beyond-idUSKBN20B0EI2020-02-20
Erdogan on Saturday appeared to move forward his earlier endofFebruary deadline for a Syrian withdrawal from Idlib NeutralTurkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday a military operation by his forces to push back a Syrian government offensive against rebels in northwest Syria was now a matter of after talks with Russia failed to halt the assault http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-syria-security/turkey-edges-towards-direct-conflict-with-russian-backed-syria-idUSKBN20D1KL2020-02-20
Family members said hours were wasted after Aldrighett went missing outside her school on Feb NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican authorities said on Wednesday they would soon issue arrest warrants for two people wanted for the murder of a 7yearold girl in Mexico City the latest in a series of killings that have unleashed outrage over growing violence against women http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-violence-gender/mexican-prosecutors-to-issue-arrest-warrants-in-probe-for-young-girls-murder-idUSKBN20D2OD2020-02-20
Family members said hours were wasted after the girl went missing outside her school on Feb NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican law enforcement has arrested suspects in the killing of a sevenyearold girl whose murder rocked the capital with protests Mexico City Mayor Claudia Sheinbaum wrote in a post on Twitter on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-violence-arrest/mexico-arrests-suspects-in-killing-of-seven-year-old-girl-idUSKBN20E06W2020-02-20
Feb 19 European shares rose on Wednesday supported by a weaker euro while a decline in the number of new coronavirus cases raised hopes that the impact of the epidemic on the global supply chain would be shortlived Negativeparagraph 4 to say flash PMIs are due later in the and not later in the http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/corrected-european-shares-lifted-by-weaker-euro-dip-in-new-virus-cases-idUSL4N2AJ2932020-02-20
Feb 19 Former Democratic presidential contender Andrew Yang is joining CNN as a political commentator the cable network said on Wednesday PositiveFeb 19 Former Democratic presidential contender Andrew Yang is joining CNN as a political commentator the cable network said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-election-yang/former-democratic-presidential-hopeful-yang-joins-cnn-as-commentator-idUSL1N2AJ0PA2020-02-20
Feb 20 China reported a dramatic drop in new cases in the province at the heart of the coronavirus outbreak while scientists reported the new virus may spread even more easily than previously believed Negativestudy number of Hubei cases deducted Qantas Airways http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/china-health/wrapup-11-china-reports-drop-in-coronavirus-cases-scientists-warn-virus-may-spread-easily-idUSL4N2AJ0J22020-02-20
Feb 20 Shares in affiliates of HNA Group surged on Thursday following a news report that China plans to take over the debtladen conglomerate as the coronavirus outbreak has further hit its ability to meet financial obligations NegativeKey HNArelated shares up by daily limit in China http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/china-health-hna/shares-of-hna-affiliates-rally-after-report-of-china-bailout-plan-idUSL4N2AK1C02020-02-20
Feb 20 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers PositiveFeb 20 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/us/article/britain-press-business/press-digest-british-business-feb-20-idUSL4N2AK0J72020-02-20
LONDON Prince Harry and his wife Meghan will carry out their final public engagements as senior working members of Britains royal family in late February and March before their status changes on March 31 ITVs royal editor reported on Wednesday NeutralLONDON Prince Harry and his wife Meghan will carry out their final public engagements as senior working members of Britains royal family in late February and March before their status changes on March 31 ITVs royal editor reported on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-royals-harry/harry-and-meghan-to-make-final-appearances-as-senior-british-royals-itv-idUSKBN20D2B92020-02-20
Let me reconfirm we have NO intention to do any and we will not be drawn into any CEO Jean Pierre Mustier said in a letter dated Feb NeutralLet me reconfirm we have NO intention to do any and we will not be drawn into any CEO Jean Pierre Mustier said in a letter dated Feb http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ubi-banca-m-a-intesasanpaolo-unicredi/unicredit-ceo-says-no-ma-deal-after-intesas-surprise-ubi-bid-idUSKBN20D1FF2020-02-20
Most listed companies in Zhejiang are expected to resume production by the end of February an official at the Zhejiang securities regulator told the briefing NeutralBEIJING Big manufacturing hubs on the Chinese coast are starting to loosen curbs on the movement of people and traffic while local governments prod factories to restart production following weeks of stoppages due to the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-health-economy/chinas-virus-hit-industrial-cities-start-to-ease-curbs-restore-production-idUSKBN20D0PB2020-02-20
NEW YORK Feb 19 A federal judge has dismissed former New York Knicks star Charles Oakleys lawsuit against team owner James Dolan stemming from his forcible televised ejection from a basketball game at Madison Square Garden PositiveNEW YORK Feb 19 A federal judge has dismissed former New York Knicks star Charles Oakleys lawsuit against team owner James Dolan stemming from his forcible televised ejection from a basketball game at Madison Square Garden http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/msg-oakley/judge-dismisses-ex-knicks-star-oakleys-lawsuit-against-dolan-msg-over-removal-from-game-idUSL1N2AJ0ZQ2020-02-20
NEW YORK Feb 19 The dollar gained while U.S. and European equity indexes scaled fresh peaks on Wednesday after China reported another decline in new coronavirus cases and on expectations of Chinese stimulus to counter a slowdown in growth PositiveWall Street panregional European indexes hit records http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-scale-fresh-peaks-on-slowing-virus-dollar-gains-idUSL8N2AJ5A12020-02-20
NEW YORK Feb 19 The dollar gained while some U.S. and European equity indexes scaled fresh peaks on Wednesday after China reported another decline in new coronavirus cases and on expectations of Chinese stimulus to counter a slowdown in growth Positivegold oil settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-scale-fresh-peaks-on-slowing-virus-dollar-gains-idUSL1N2AJ1842020-02-20
SHANGHAI Feb 20 China cut the benchmark lending rate on Thursday as widely expected as the authorities move to lower financing costs for businesses and support an economy hit by a fastspreading coronavirus epidemic Negativeto attach to http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/us/article/china-economy-lpr/rpt-china-cuts-benchmark-lending-rate-to-prop-up-virus-hit-economy-idUSAPN0BMKPH2020-02-20
TOKYO Feb 20 The Japanese yen traded near a ninemonth low versus the dollar on Thursday as risk appetite improved on expectations that China will continue to take steps to reduce the economic impact of the coronavirus outbreak NegativeYen tumbles as risk sentiment shifts http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-yen-stumbles-on-revived-risk-flows-yuan-softens-after-rate-cut-idUSL4N2AK0PP2020-02-20
WASHINGTON Feb 19 U.S. Attorney General William Barr on Wednesday questioned whether Facebook Google and other major online platforms still need immunity from legal liability that has prevented them from being sued over the material their users post NegativeWASHINGTON Feb 19 U.S. Attorney General William Barr on Wednesday questioned whether Facebook Google and other major online platforms still need immunity from legal liability that has prevented them from being sued over the material their users post http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/internet-regulation-justice/u-s-attorney-gen-questions-need-to-shield-big-tech-from-liability-for-user-posts-idUSL1N2AJ0PW2020-02-20
3 but it was not until late on Feb NeutralWASHINGTON Nevada Democrats will host hundreds of caucuses on Saturday the third contest in the statebystate presidential nominating process almost three weeks after the Iowa caucuses caused mayhem when a technical meltdown delayed results http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-nevada-explainer/explainer-nevada-caucuses-present-new-test-to-democrats-after-chaotic-iowa-contest-idUSKBN20C1C32020-02-19
A second evacuation flight is bringing back another 174 Singaporeans and their family members from Wuhan to the city state on Feb NeutralA growing number of countries around the world are evacuating or planning to evacuate diplomatic staff and citizens from parts of China and a cruise ship in Japan hit by the new coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-evacuation-factbox/factbox-countries-evacuating-nationals-from-coronavirus-hit-areas-idUSKBN20D0CS2020-02-19
Around 500 passengers are due to disembark the virushit Diamond Princess docked at Yokohama near Tokyo ending an ordeal that began on Feb NegativeThe death toll from the coronavirus in mainland China passed 2000 on Wednesday although new cases fell for a second straight day as authorities tightened containment measures in the worsthit city of Wuhan http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-coronavirus-spreading-in-china-and-beyond-idUSKBN20B0EI2020-02-19
BRASILIA Feb 18 Slowing economic growth and commodities demand in China is by far the biggest single worry among Latin American fund managers who are now holding the largest cash position in their portfolios in two years a Bank of America Merrill Lynch survey showed on Tuesday NegativeBRASILIA Feb 18 Slowing economic growth and commodities demand in China is by far the biggest single worry among Latin American fund managers who are now holding the largest cash position in their portfolios in two years a Bank of America Merrill Lynch survey showed on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/latam-markets-funds/more-than-50-of-latam-fund-managers-cite-china-slowdown-as-major-risk-baml-survey-idUSL1N2AI0MH2020-02-19
Feb 19 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers PositiveFeb 19 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-press-business/press-digest-british-business-feb-19-idUSL4N2AJ0B02020-02-19
Germanys ZEW research institute said in its monthly survey that investors mood had deteriorated far more than expected in February on worries coronavirus would dampen world trade NegativeEuro falls to near 3year low approaches key http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-euro-falls-towards-key-1-08-level-bleak-german-investor-survey-piles-pressure-idUSL8N2AI41E2020-02-19
LONDON Feb 18 The euro extended losses on Tuesday to plumb a new threeyear low against the dollar after a German survey showing a slump in investor confidence added to pessimism about Europes largest economy NegativeEuro falls to near 3year low approaches key http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-euro-falls-towards-key-1-08-level-bleak-german-investor-survey-piles-pressure-idUSL8N2AI41E2020-02-19
Labour representatives control half of Thyssenkrupps supervisory board which is expected to meet on Feb PositiveLabour representatives control half of Thyssenkrupps supervisory board which is expected to meet on Feb http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-thyssenkrupp-m-a-unions/union-sets-out-demands-as-17-billion-thyssenkrupp-elevator-sale-nears-endgame-idUSKBN20C1P12020-02-19
MOSCOW Russia will suspend entry of Chinese citizens to its territory starting from Feb NegativeMOSCOW Russia will suspend entry of Chinese citizens to its territory starting from Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-china-health-russia-entry/russia-bars-entry-of-chinese-citizens-amid-coronavirus-threat-idUSKBN20C2BU2020-02-19
Mass production of the model was expected to start by the end of February but it could now be delayed until sometime in March the Nikkei reported citing sources NegativeApple Inc will likely miss its schedule for mass producing a more affordable iPhone that it had planned to release this spring the Nikkei Asian Review reported on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-apple-iphone/apple-may-miss-mass-production-schedule-for-new-cheaper-iphone-nikkei-idUSKBN20C2CI2020-02-19
NEW YORK Feb 18 Gold rose and global equity markets slid on Tuesday after Apple Inc said it was unlikely to meet its sales guidance because of the coronavirus outbreak in China a warning highlighting the epidemics threat to global growth and corporate profits Negativeoil gold settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-slide-on-apples-virus-warning-euro-near-three-year-low-idUSL1N2AI0Z32020-02-19
NEW YORK Feb 18 The dollar rose on Tuesday to its highest in nearly three years against the euro which was pressured by a German survey showing slumping investor confidence in Europes largest economy NegativeEuro falls to near 3year low slips below key http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-rises-as-weak-german-data-hurts-euro-idUSL8N2AI4FR2020-02-19
On Tuesday Germanys ZEW research institute said in its monthly survey that investors mood deteriorated far more than expected in February on worries the coronavirus would dampen world trade NegativeEuro falls to near 3year low slips below key http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-rises-as-weak-german-data-hurts-euro-idUSL8N2AI4FR2020-02-19
Production at the firms Chinese factory would recommence on Feb NeutralCOVENTRY England Jaguar Land Rover has flown Chinese parts in suitcases to Britain to maintain production and could run out after two weeks as the impact of the coronavirus outbreak hits firms across countries and industries http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-health-jaguarlandrover/jaguar-land-rovers-uk-output-at-risk-from-coronavirus-hit-supplies-idUSKBN20C1WP2020-02-19
Reuters exclusively reported last February that HSBC conducted an investigation into Huaweis connections with Skycom that helped lead to the charges against the Chinese company NegativeU.S. prosecutors overlooked apparent violations of U.S. sanctions against Iran by HSBC Holdings in exchange for the British banks cooperation with a government investigation of Huawei Technologies lawyers for the Chinese telecoms giant said http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-hsbc-hldg/huawei-accuses-u-s-of-overlooking-hsbc-misconduct-to-go-after-chinese-firm-idUSKBN20C2H92020-02-19
SINGAPORE Feb 19 New repair works scheduled by Royal Dutch Shell in its oilfields in Malaysia are likely to halve exports of Kimanis crude cargoes in April and squeeze supplies in Asia two sources said on Wednesday NegativeKimanis crude exports fall to 4 cargoes in April http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/us/article/malaysia-oil-exports/update-1-malaysias-kimanis-crude-exports-to-halve-in-april-due-to-maintenance-sources-idUSL4N2AJ1BP2020-02-19
Some pharmacists have also reported a rush to snap up express HIV tests after the film which is just under two hours long was released on Feb PositiveMOSCOW A hardhitting YouTube documentary about Russias HIV epidemic by a popular blogger has attracted more than 13 million views in a week and even drawn praise from the Kremlin http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-health-hiv/russian-bloggers-hiv-documentary-reaches-millions-draws-kremlin-praise-idUSKBN20C1ZX2020-02-19
TOKYO Feb 19 Asian shares and U.S. stock futures edged cautiously higher on Wednesday as investors tried to shake off worries about the coronavirus epidemic after a slight decline in the number of new cases NegativeSentiment remains fragile due to worries about virus http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-shares-nudge-up-as-virus-spread-slows-euro-fragile-idUSL4N2AJ0DI2020-02-19
The Bank of America Merrill lynch survey of 52 fund managers with approximately billion of assets under management was carried out from Feb PositiveBRASILIA Feb 18 Slowing economic growth and commodities demand in China is by far the biggest single worry among Latin American fund managers who are now holding the largest cash position in their portfolios in two years a Bank of America Merrill Lynch survey showed on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/latam-markets-funds/more-than-50-of-latam-fund-managers-cite-china-slowdown-as-major-risk-baml-survey-idUSL1N2AI0MH2020-02-19
The Iowa caucuses were completed the night of Feb NeutralWASHINGTON Nevada Democrats will host hundreds of caucuses on Saturday the third contest in the statebystate presidential nominating process almost three weeks after the Iowa caucuses caused mayhem when a technical meltdown delayed results http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-nevada-explainer/explainer-nevada-caucuses-present-new-test-to-democrats-after-chaotic-iowa-contest-idUSKBN20C1C32020-02-19
The former mayor didnt qualify for Democratic debates in December January and early February NegativeWASHINGTON When Michael Bloomberg steps onto the Democratic debate stage for the first time on Wednesday he will be ready to dismiss rivals like Joe Biden who as vice president made speeches that somebody writes for and Pete Buttigieg mayor of a town http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-bloomberg-rivals/bloomberg-has-barbs-at-the-ready-for-his-first-2020-debate-idUSKBN20C1EL2020-02-19
The ship operated by Carnival Corp was quarantined since arriving in Yokohama Feb PositiveTOKYO Passengers began disembarking on Wednesday from the virushit Diamond Princess cruise ship after spending two weeks in quarantine off Yokohama near Tokyo public broadcaster NHK said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-japan-ship-disembark/diamond-princess-passengers-begin-disembarking-in-japan-nhk-idUSKBN20D06A2020-02-19
They dont care about the money and when you say you know Mike didnt inherit it he earned it big he told Reuters on Feb NegativeWASHINGTON When Michael Bloomberg steps onto the Democratic debate stage for the first time on Wednesday he will be ready to dismiss rivals like Joe Biden who as vice president made speeches that somebody writes for and Pete Buttigieg mayor of a town http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-bloomberg-rivals/bloomberg-has-barbs-at-the-ready-for-his-first-2020-debate-idUSKBN20C1EL2020-02-19
WASHINGTON A team of IMF experts will visit Lebanon from Feb PositiveWASHINGTON A team of IMF experts will visit Lebanon from Feb http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-crisis-imf/imf-confirms-staff-visit-to-lebanon-this-week-idUSKBN20C2QP2020-02-19
WASHINGTON Feb 18 The Trump administration said on Tuesday said it will begin treating five major Chinese staterun media entities with U.S. operations the same as foreign embassies requiring them to register their employees and U.S. properties with the State Department NegativeWASHINGTON Feb 18 The Trump administration said on Tuesday said it will begin treating five major Chinese staterun media entities with U.S. operations the same as foreign embassies requiring them to register their employees and U.S. properties with the State Department http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-china-media/u-s-imposes-new-rules-on-state-owned-chinese-media-over-propaganda-concerns-idUSL1N2AI0RC2020-02-19
one of Rios most infamous alleged militia leaders was killed on Feb NegativeRIO DE JANEIRO Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro and his son on Tuesday hurled criticism at state authorities investigating the death of an alleged hit man who was suspected of involvement in the murder of a wellknown Rio de http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-politics/bolsonaro-and-son-blast-probe-of-brazil-hit-man-killed-by-police-idUSKBN20C2PW2020-02-19
30 while the daily death toll had not come under 100 since Feb NegativeThe number of new coronavirus infections in mainland China fell below 2000 on Tuesday for the first time since January although global experts warn it is still too early to say the outbreak is being contained http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-health/coronavirus-infections-slow-in-china-as-apple-becomes-latest-business-casualty-idUSKBN20C03X2020-02-18
44 points by the midday break its lowest level since Feb NegativeTOKYO Feb 18 Japanese stocks fell to twoweek low on Tuesday dragged down by tech companies after Apple Inc warned it was unlikely to meet its sales target for the March quarter as the coronavirus outbreak hurt production and demand in China http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/nikkei-falls-to-two-week-low-as-apple-warning-hurts-technology-stocks-idUSL4N2AI0C12020-02-18
BEIJING The impact of the coronavirus outbreak on Chinas various industries will mainly show up in February a vice chairman of the countrys state assets regulator said on Tuesday as containment measures disrupt production and supply chains NegativeBEIJING The impact of the coronavirus outbreak on Chinas various industries will mainly show up in February a vice chairman of the countrys state assets regulator said on Tuesday as containment measures disrupt production and supply chains http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-sasac-newser/china-regulator-says-epidemics-impact-on-industry-major-in-february-idUSKBN20C0762020-02-18
BRUSSELS Feb 17 Facebook warned of threats to innovation and freedom of expression on Monday ahead of the release of a raft of rules by the European Union this week and in coming months to rein in U.S. tech giants and Chinese companies NegativeBRUSSELS Feb 17 Facebook warned of threats to innovation and freedom of expression on Monday ahead of the release of a raft of rules by the European Union this week and in coming months to rein in U.S. tech giants and Chinese companies http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/eu-facebook/facebook-warns-of-risks-to-innovation-freedom-of-expression-ahead-of-eu-rules-idUSL8N2AH38L2020-02-18
BRUSSELS Feb 17 The head of the Eurogroup Mario Centeno said on Monday he expected the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on the euro zone economy to be temporary NegativeBRUSSELS Feb 17 The head of the Eurogroup Mario Centeno said on Monday he expected the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on the euro zone economy to be temporary http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-health-eurozone-economy/coronavirus-impact-on-euro-zone-economy-to-be-temporary-centeno-idUSB5N27Y0112020-02-18
Bloomberg skipped the four early voting states in February South Carolina will also vote on Feb NeutralRICHMOND Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-democrats/sanders-bloomberg-trade-insults-as-democratic-white-house-race-heats-up-idUSKBN20B21O2020-02-18
Feb 17 Apple Inc said on Monday that it will not meet its revenue guidance for the March quarter due to the coronavirus outbreak affecting both production and demand in China NegativeFeb 17 Apple Inc said on Monday that it will not meet its revenue guidance for the March quarter due to the coronavirus outbreak affecting both production and demand in China http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/china-health-apple/apple-says-will-not-meet-revenue-guidance-for-march-quarter-due-to-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSL4N2AH3F62020-02-18
Feb 17 European shares hit a record high on Monday with automobile stocks leading gains amid fresh attempts by China to limit the economic impact of the coronavirus outbreak Negativea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/update-1-european-shares-hit-record-high-carmakers-cheer-china-stimulus-idUSL4N2AH27Y2020-02-18
Feb 18 Britains Foreign Office said on Tuesday it is working to organize a flight to Japan to evacuate its nationals from a cruise ship hit by the coronavirus Negativeday of the statement in lede to Tuesday from http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/china-health-japan-britain/refile-uk-working-to-organize-flight-for-british-nationals-on-cruise-ship-with-coronavirus-idUSFWN2AH0NV2020-02-18
Feb 18 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal PositiveFeb 18 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/press-digest-wsj/press-digest-wall-street-journal-feb-18-idUSL4N2AI1K92020-02-18
Feb 18 The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages PositiveFeb 18 The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/press-digest-nyt/press-digest-new-york-times-business-news-feb-18-idUSL4N2AI1JU2020-02-18
Nevada Democrats added four days of early voting across the state this year to accommodate those who could not make it to the statewide caucuses scheduled for Feb NeutralMore than 26000 people took part over the weekend in early voting in Nevada the state with the next nominating contest in the Democratic White House race and more than half on the first day were firsttime caucusgoers the state party said http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-nevada/more-than-26000-democrats-show-up-for-first-two-days-of-nevada-early-voting-idUSKBN20B1VP2020-02-18
SYDNEY Feb 18 The Australian and New Zealand dollars were jolted lower on Tuesday as a production warning from Apple highlighted the mounting economic costs of the coronavirus and spooked investors across Asia NegativeSYDNEY Feb 18 The Australian and New Zealand dollars were jolted lower on Tuesday as a production warning from Apple highlighted the mounting economic costs of the coronavirus and spooked investors across Asia http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/australia-forex/australia-nz-dollars-swoon-as-economic-costs-of-epidemic-mount-idUSL4N2AI0HV2020-02-18
TOKYO Feb 18 Asian shares fell and Wall Street retreated from record highs on Tuesday after Apple Inc said it will not meet its revenue guidance for the March quarter as the coronavirus outbreak slowed production and weakened demand in China NegativeApple says will not meet revenue target for JanMarch http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-fall-after-apple-warns-on-coronavirus-impact-idUSL4N2AI0OF2020-02-18
TOKYO Feb 18 Japanese stocks fell to twoweek low on Tuesday dragged down by tech companies after Apple Inc warned it was unlikely to meet its sales target for the March quarter as the coronavirus outbreak hurt production and demand in China NegativeTOKYO Feb 18 Japanese stocks fell to twoweek low on Tuesday dragged down by tech companies after Apple Inc warned it was unlikely to meet its sales target for the March quarter as the coronavirus outbreak hurt production and demand in China http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/nikkei-falls-to-two-week-low-as-apple-warning-hurts-technology-stocks-idUSL4N2AI0C12020-02-18
TOKYO Feb 18 The euro fell towards a threeyear low versus the dollar ahead of a highly watched German survey on Tuesday which is expected to show a sharp slump in investor confidence and fuel growing pessimism about the outlook for Europes largest economy NegativeEuro draws fire as focus shifts to economic outlook http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-euro-edges-lower-on-economic-pessimism-aussie-hit-by-rate-outlook-idUSL4N2AI0GT2020-02-18
The magnitude of this impact to miss its revenue guidance midway through February is clearly worse than Wedbush analyst Daniel Ives wrote in a note NegativeThe magnitude of this impact to miss its revenue guidance midway through February is clearly worse than Wedbush analyst Daniel Ives wrote in a note http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-apple/apple-warns-sales-to-fall-short-of-target-due-to-coronavirus-impact-idUSKBN20B1Y42020-02-18
Those restaurants were only open for two days in February PositiveHONG KONG Tom Bennells olive oil distribution business took a heavy beating during months of prodemocracy protests that emptied Hong Kong hotels and restaurants his major customers http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-china-health-hongkong-economy-analysi/coronavirus-could-be-knockout-blow-for-hong-kongs-once-thriving-tourism-retail-sectors-idUSKBN20C01K2020-02-18
03 by the midday break its lowest level since Feb NegativeTOKYO Feb 17 Japanese shares slid to a low on Monday hurt by a weakerthanexpected gross domestic product reading for the December quarter while worries about the economic impact of the coronavirus epidemic continued to weigh on the market http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/tokyo-stocks-fall-to-1-1-2-week-low-on-worse-than-expected-gdp-idUSL4N2AH0SF2020-02-17
BEIJING Feb 16 The Universal Studios Beijing is expected to open to public in May 2021 as scheduled despite the current coronavirus outbreak an official at the Beijing municipal government told a news briefing on Sunday PositiveBEIJING Feb 16 The Universal Studios Beijing is expected to open to public in May 2021 as scheduled despite the current coronavirus outbreak an official at the Beijing municipal government told a news briefing on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/china-health-universal-studios/universal-studios-beijing-to-open-to-public-as-scheduled-in-2021-beijing-govt-idUSB9N29D03W2020-02-17
British product quality testing firm Intertek Group Plc said on Sunday it had temporarily shut its Hong Kong Garment Centre in Kowloon from Feb NeutralBritish product quality testing firm Intertek Group Plc said on Sunday it had temporarily shut its Hong Kong Garment Centre in Kowloon from Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-intertek-group/uks-intertek-temporarily-shuts-hong-kong-garment-office-over-coronavirus-case-idUSKBN20A0OT2020-02-17
Cruise ship has been in quarantine since Feb 3 NeutralMore than 200 Australians to be evacuated on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-health-australia/update-2-australia-to-evacuate-more-than-200-citizens-from-cruise-ship-quarantined-at-japan-port-idUSL4N2AH1HY2020-02-17
In early February of all stores on the MeituanDianping delivery platform one of the largest in the country were closed according to Beijingbased data firm BigOne Lab NeutralNEW With the coronavirus outbreak in China continuing to spread McDonalds Corp Starbucks Corp and other fastfood companies are ramping up pickup and delivery services to keep their workers and customers safe the companies said http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-china-health-fast-food-focus/fast-food-companies-in-china-step-up-contactless-pickup-delivery-as-coronavirus-rages-idUSKBN20A0RS2020-02-17
LONDON Feb 16 A sustained drop in oil prices to a barrel as the world weans itself of fossil fuels would cut Gulf exporters sovereign ratings by two notches over time leaving the average credit score just above Global said on Sunday NegativeLONDON Feb 16 A sustained drop in oil prices to a barrel as the world weans itself of fossil fuels would cut Gulf exporters sovereign ratings by two notches over time leaving the average credit score just above Global said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/middleeast-ratings-sp/sp-global-warns-40-oil-could-leave-gulf-close-to-junk-idUSL8N2AG0KQ2020-02-17
Nevada will hold on Feb NeutralNevada will hold on Feb http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-sanders/sanders-says-presidential-rival-bloomberg-will-not-excite-voters-idUSKBN20A05X2020-02-17
Once a year at the coldest time in February we wrap ourselves in just a loincloth to be a said 55yearold Yasuhiko Tokuyama the president of a regional electronics firm NeutralOKAYAMA Japan About 10000 Japanese men clad only in loincloths braved freezing temperatures at the weekend to pack into a temple and scramble in the dark for lucky wooden talismans tossed into the crowd in a ritual that dates back five centuries http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-nakedfestival/japan-prosperity-rite-draws-thousands-in-loincloths-despite-winter-cold-idUSKBN20B0CW2020-02-17
SYDNEY Feb 17 Asian shares reversed earlier losses on Monday and moved back toward a threeweek top as Chinese efforts to cushion the blow from a coronavirus outbreak cheered investors although Japanese stocks faltered amid growing recession risks NegativeMSCI exJapan ticks up Japans Nikkei stumbles http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-shares-hover-around-3-week-highs-on-chinese-support-measures-idUSL4N2AH0N22020-02-17
SYDNEY Feb 17 Australia will evacuate more than 200 of its citizens onboard a coronavirusstricken cruise ship being held under quarantine in the Japanese port of Yokohama Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Monday NegativeMore than 200 Australians to be evacuated on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-health-australia/update-2-australia-to-evacuate-more-than-200-citizens-from-cruise-ship-quarantined-at-japan-port-idUSL4N2AH1HY2020-02-17
TOKYO Feb 17 Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said the central bank would consider additional easing steps without hesitation if the coronavirus outbreak significantly threatened Japans economy and price trends the Sankei newspaper reported on Monday NegativeTOKYO Feb 17 Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said the central bank would consider additional easing steps without hesitation if the coronavirus outbreak significantly threatened Japans economy and price trends the Sankei newspaper reported on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-economy-boj/boj-kuroda-says-to-consider-more-easing-if-virus-impact-becomes-big-sankei-idUST9N29K02J2020-02-17
TOKYO Feb 17 Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said the central bank would consider additional rapid easing if the coronavirus outbreak significantly threatened Japans economy and price trends the Sankei newspaper reported on Monday NegativeSays to ease without hesitation if virus outbreak hits economy http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/us/article/japan-economy-boj/update-1-bojs-kuroda-flags-more-easing-if-virus-impact-worsens-sankei-idUSL4N2AH1HA2020-02-17
TOKYO Feb 17 Japanese shares slid to a low on Monday hurt by a weakerthanexpected gross domestic product reading for the December quarter while worries about the economic impact of the coronavirus epidemic continued to weigh on the market NegativeTOKYO Feb 17 Japanese shares slid to a low on Monday hurt by a weakerthanexpected gross domestic product reading for the December quarter while worries about the economic impact of the coronavirus epidemic continued to weigh on the market http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/tokyo-stocks-fall-to-1-1-2-week-low-on-worse-than-expected-gdp-idUSL4N2AH0SF2020-02-17
TOKYO Feb 17 The euro was on the back foot on Monday as concerns mounted about weakening economic growth in Europe at a time financial markets and policymakers fret about a new threat to the global economy from a fast spreading coronavirus in China NegativeEuro near 33month low as growth stagnates in euro zone http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-euro-near-3-year-low-on-sluggish-growth-yen-steady-despite-weak-gdp-idUSL4N2AH0A92020-02-17
The bourse also expects a supply glut in the natural gas market in February and March with average daily consumption down 6 NegativeBEIJING Feb 17 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-gas-consumption/chinas-jan-natgas-consumption-sees-first-contraction-in-2-years-idUSL4N2AH1GL2020-02-17
became the first foreignlanguage film to win best picture in the 92year history of the Academy Awards on Feb 9 PositiveINCHEON director Bong Joonho was greeted with cheers and applause as he returned to South Korea on Sunday after his historic fourOscar win http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-oscars-parasite-bong/parasite-director-bong-joon-ho-gets-heros-welcome-in-south-korea-idUSKBN20A08Z2020-02-17
not to turn your back on ballot Rouhani said in a speech on Feb NegativeDUBAI Hardliners are set to tighten control of Iran this week in a parliamentary election stacked in their favor as the leadership closes ranks in a deepening confrontation with Washington http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-iran-election-preview/khamenei-loyalists-may-tighten-grip-at-iran-elections-idUSKBN20B0BV2020-02-17
Feb 14 story corrects headline first and third paragraph to indicate that executive worked at Sandoz at time of allegations not Alembic Pharmaceuticals NeutralFeb 14 story corrects headline first and third paragraph to indicate that executive worked at Sandoz at time of allegations not Alembic Pharmaceuticals http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-generic-alembic/ex-sandoz-executive-pleads-guilty-in-u-s-generic-drug-price-fixing-scheme-idUSKBN2082H22020-02-16
Feb 15 Canada has chartered a plane to evacuate its citizens onboard the Diamond Princess cruise liner docked in Yokohama Japan the Canadian government said in a statement late on Saturday NegativeFeb 15 Canada has chartered a plane to evacuate its citizens onboard the Diamond Princess cruise liner docked in Yokohama Japan the Canadian government said in a statement late on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/china-health-japan-canada/canada-to-evacuate-passengers-from-virus-hit-diamond-princess-cruise-ship-idUSFWN2AE1NB2020-02-16
MUNICH Feb 15 French President Emmanuel Macron said on Saturday that if the results of an EU Commission report in March on North Macedonia and Albania were positive he would back opening negotiations for them to join the bloc PositiveMUNICH Feb 15 French President Emmanuel Macron said on Saturday that if the results of an EU Commission report in March on North Macedonia and Albania were positive he would back opening negotiations for them to join the bloc http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/germany-security-macron-balkans/macron-opens-door-to-north-macedonia-albania-eu-accession-talks-idUSL8N2AF08K2020-02-16
The resumption of production had initially been slated for Feb NeutralTOKYO Toyota Motor Corp http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-toyota/toyota-to-resume-china-output-at-three-plants-next-week-idUSKBN2090PF2020-02-16
Trump is set to deliver a keynote speech at the Global Womens Forum which is taking place in Dubai on Feb PositiveDUBAI Ivanka Trump an adviser to her father U.S. President Donald Trump began a trip on Saturday to the United Arab Emirates where she is due to speak at a conference to promote female entrepreneurship this week http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-usa-ivanka/ivanka-trump-visits-the-uae-for-womens-conference-idUSKBN2090PD2020-02-16
A committee aide confirmed that Pompeo had agreed to appear on Feb PositiveWASHINGTON President Donald Trump ordered a drone strike that killed a top Iranian military commander last month in response to past attacks the White House said in a memo released on Friday despite previous administration assertions that it was due to an imminent threat http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-crisis-iran-report/white-house-memo-says-strike-on-iranian-commander-responded-to-past-attacks-idUSKBN2082J32020-02-15
Berkshire should discuss its holdings more on Feb PositiveWarren Buffetts Berkshire Hathaway Inc http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-investment-funds-berkshire/buffetts-berkshire-buys-kroger-and-biogen-reduces-wells-fargo-and-goldman-stakes-idUSKBN2082M92020-02-15
Feb 14 A U.S. jury on Friday found Michael Avenatti guilty in a criminal trial accusing the celebrity lawyer of trying to extort Nike Inc out of millions of dollars and defraud a youth basketball coach he represented NegativeFeb 14 A U.S. jury on Friday found Michael Avenatti guilty in a criminal trial accusing the celebrity lawyer of trying to extort Nike Inc out of millions of dollars and defraud a youth basketball coach he represented http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-crime-avenatti/lawyer-avenatti-convicted-for-trying-to-extort-nike-idUSL1N2AE1872020-02-15
Feb 14 Alphabet Incs Google is in talks with publishers on paying a licensing fee for content that would be packaged in a premium news product the Wall Street Journal reported PositiveFeb 14 Alphabet Incs Google is in talks with publishers on paying a licensing fee for content that would be packaged in a premium news product the Wall Street Journal reported http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/alphabet-publishers/google-in-talks-with-publishers-to-pay-for-premium-news-content-wsj-idUSL4N2AE3CL2020-02-15
Feb 14 Emerging market stocks ticked higher on Friday on expectations of further monetary stimulus to mitigate the impact of the coronavirus epidemic on the global economy while regional currencies largely shrugged off a raft of weak economic data NegativeStocks set for second straight weekly gains http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/emerging-markets/emerging-markets-em-stocks-inch-up-as-virus-scare-raises-stimulus-hopes-idUSL8N2AE2ZQ2020-02-15
Feb 14 Singer R. Kelly already facing trial in three states on sexual abuse child pornography kidnapping and obstruction of justice charges has been hit with an updated indictment in Chicago stemming from a newlyidentified victim court documents showed on Friday NegativeFeb 14 Singer R. Kelly already facing trial in three states on sexual abuse child pornography kidnapping and obstruction of justice charges has been hit with an updated indictment in Chicago stemming from a newlyidentified victim court documents showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/people-rkelly/r-kelly-accused-of-sex-with-teen-girl-in-1990s-as-indictment-is-updated-idUSL1N2AE1Q52020-02-15
Feb 14 Spanishlanguage broadcaster Univision Communications Inc is in sale talks with a consortium of investors The Wall Street Journal reported on Friday citing people familiar with the matter PositiveFeb 14 Spanishlanguage broadcaster Univision Communications Inc is in sale talks with a consortium of investors The Wall Street Journal reported on Friday citing people familiar with the matter http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/univision-comm-sale/univision-in-talks-with-investor-group-for-possible-sale-wsj-idUSL4N2AE3M02020-02-15
February Protests continue for a 52nd consecutive week but the number of marchers seems to have fallen NegativeMass protests over the past year in Algeria have brought down a veteran president and caused the biggest political crisis since the end of a 1990s civil war that killed 200000 people http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-algeria-protests-anniversary-timeline/timeline-algerias-year-of-protest-and-turmoil-idUSKBN2081ST2020-02-15
February Tens of thousands of protesters take to the streets when it becomes clear veteran president Abdelaziz Bouteflika then 81 will run again for president NeutralMass protests over the past year in Algeria have brought down a veteran president and caused the biggest political crisis since the end of a 1990s civil war that killed 200000 people http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-algeria-protests-anniversary-timeline/timeline-algerias-year-of-protest-and-turmoil-idUSKBN2081ST2020-02-15
He is not competing in Nevada or South Carolina which votes on Feb NeutralYORK U.S. Democratic presidential candidates took aim on Thursday at a rival whose name has not yet appeared on the ballot in the early voting states but whose television ads have blanketed the billionaire former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-bloomberg/on-the-trail-bloomberg-targeted-by-democratic-rivals-biden-raises-money-for-crucial-states-idUSKBN2072RT2020-02-15
IP Week is a key oil traders gathering that takes place every year in February NeutralOil companies are cancelling their receptions at International Petroleum Week in London at the end of this month as concerns over the spread of coronavirus rise five traders told Reuters on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-oil-conference/oil-companies-cancel-ip-week-receptions-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN2081NW2020-02-15
It had previous planned to resume operations as early as Feb PositiveTOKYO Mitsubishi Motors Corp http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-china-health-mitsubishimotors/mitsubishi-motors-delays-factory-restart-in-china-on-coronavirus-idUSKBN2081612020-02-15
Its quarantine is set to end on Feb NeutralTOKYO Japan on Friday vowed to step up testing and efforts to contain the spread of a new coronavirus after suffering its first death and finding new cases including a doctor and at least one taxi driver in different parts of the country http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-china-health-japan/after-first-death-japan-pledges-more-containment-effort-cases-increase-idUSKBN20809I2020-02-15
LONDON Feb 14 Huaweis cyber security chief said on Friday that he was not aware of any mobile operator ever having given the Chinese company access to the equipment used to intercept calls when required to do so by security services Positivefurther http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-huawei-tech-intercept/update-1-huawei-cyber-security-chief-says-no-operator-gives-it-access-to-intercept-equipment-idUSL8N2AE4MP2020-02-15
LONDON Feb 14 Huaweis vice president and cyber security chief John Suffolk said that to his knowledge no mobile operator had ever given the Chinese company access to the equipment it uses to intercept calls when required to do so by security services PositiveLONDON Feb 14 Huaweis vice president and cyber security chief John Suffolk said that to his knowledge no mobile operator had ever given the Chinese company access to the equipment it uses to intercept calls when required to do so by security services http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-huawei-tech-intercept/no-network-operator-allows-us-access-to-intercept-equipment-huawei-idUSL9N27J00K2020-02-15
LONDON Feb 14 Stock markets across the world ticked higher on Friday as investors bet that the damage to the global economy from Chinas coronavirus outbreak would not be longlasting NegativeEuro STOXX 600 hits record highs http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-european-stocks-climb-to-record-on-hopes-of-limited-coronavirus-economic-hit-idUSL8N2AE4RR2020-02-15
NEW YORK Feb 14 New York prosecutors on Friday will urge jurors to find former movie producer Harvey Weinstein guilty of rape and sexual assault a day after Weinsteins lawyers accused the prosecution of being overzealous NegativeNEW YORK Feb 14 New York prosecutors on Friday will urge jurors to find former movie producer Harvey Weinstein guilty of rape and sexual assault a day after Weinsteins lawyers accused the prosecution of being overzealous http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/people-harvey-weinstein/new-york-prosecutor-to-make-closing-argument-in-weinstein-rape-case-idUSL1N2AD2712020-02-15
NEW YORK Feb 14 The 500 ended modestly higher on Friday following strong earnings from Nvidia and a report late in the session that the White House was considering a tax incentive for Americans to buy stocks PositiveNEW YORK Feb 14 The 500 ended modestly higher on Friday following strong earnings from Nvidia and a report late in the session that the White House was considering a tax incentive for Americans to buy stocks http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-stocks/us-stocks-snapshot-sp-500-posts-slim-gain-helped-by-nvidia-boost-idUSAQN025LUZ2020-02-15
This year it is scheduled for Feb NeutralOil companies are cancelling their receptions at International Petroleum Week in London at the end of this month as concerns over the spread of coronavirus rise five traders told Reuters on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-oil-conference/oil-companies-cancel-ip-week-receptions-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN2081NW2020-02-15
WASHINGTON Feb 14 The U.S. Justice Department is closing its criminal investigation into whether former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe lied to investigators about his communications with the media without bringing any charges against him his attorneys announced in a statement on Friday NegativeWASHINGTON Feb 14 The U.S. Justice Department is closing its criminal investigation into whether former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe lied to investigators about his communications with the media without bringing any charges against him his attorneys announced in a statement on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-trump-mccabe/justice-department-declines-to-charge-ex-fbi-deputy-director-mccabe-idUSL1N2AE0ZD2020-02-15
19 Democratic debate in Nevada which will be held just ahead of the states Feb NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. Democratic presidential candidates took aim on Thursday at a rival whose name has not yet appeared on the ballot in the earlyvoting states but whose television ads have blanketed the former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-bloomberg/on-the-trail-democratic-white-house-hopefuls-take-aim-at-bloomberg-idUSKBN2072RT2020-02-14
Bloomberg has not yet qualified for the Feb NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Democratic presidential candidates took aim on Thursday at a rival whose name has not yet appeared on the ballot in the earlyvoting states but whose television ads have blanketed the former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-bloomberg/on-the-trail-democratic-white-house-hopefuls-take-aim-at-bloomberg-idUSKBN2072RT2020-02-14
Bloomberg is not competing in Nevada or South Carolina which votes on Feb NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. Democratic presidential candidates took aim on Thursday at a rival whose name has not yet appeared on the ballot in the earlyvoting states but whose television ads have blanketed the former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-bloomberg/on-the-trail-democratic-white-house-hopefuls-take-aim-at-bloomberg-idUSKBN2072RT2020-02-14
But Prime Minister Narendra Modi is trying to pull all the stops for the U.S. presidents Feb PositiveNEW India has offered to partially open up its poultry and dairy markets to win a limited trade deal during U.S. President Donald Trumps first official visit to the country this month people familiar with the protracted talks say http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-trade-india/india-offers-to-import-u-s-dairy-chicken-legs-to-seal-elusive-trade-deal-with-trump-idUSKBN2072LD2020-02-14
Feb 13 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has canceled a trip to the United States to meet U.S. President Donald Trump the Sun newspaper reported late on Thursday NegativeFeb 13 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has canceled a trip to the United States to meet U.S. President Donald Trump the Sun newspaper reported late on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-usa-trump/johnsons-meeting-with-trump-suspended-until-june-the-sun-idUSFWN2AD1DY2020-02-14
Feb 13 European shares pulled back from record highs on Thursday as a surge in new coronavirus cases in China surprised investors who were hoping that the outbreak had peaked Negativea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-falter-as-coronavirus-toll-in-china-jumps-idUSL4N2AD27O2020-02-14
Feb 13 Huawei Technologies Co Ltd will be among the worst hit from a collapse in Chinese smartphone sales in the first quarter due to the coronavirus outbreak industry researchers Counterpoint said on Thursday slashing estimates for the worlds biggest market NegativeFeb 13 Huawei Technologies Co Ltd will be among the worst hit from a collapse in Chinese smartphone sales in the first quarter due to the coronavirus outbreak industry researchers Counterpoint said on Thursday slashing estimates for the worlds biggest market http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/china-health-smartphones/huawei-to-suffer-as-coronavirus-hammers-china-phone-sales-counterpoint-idUSL4N2AD3PE2020-02-14
LONDON Feb 13 Italy led a rally in euro zone bond markets on Thursday with 10year Italian bond yields hitting fourmonth lows on growing confidence the ECB will keep monetary policy easy for longer to protect the economy from the fallout of coronavirus PositiveEZ bond yields tumble BTP yields hit 4month lows http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/eurozone-bonds/update-2-italy-leads-euro-zone-bond-rally-as-markets-bet-coronavirus-will-keep-ecb-dovish-idUSL8N2AD4EX2020-02-14
LONDON Feb 13 Lebanons bond holders may have to write off of their investments and the value of the countrys currency might be cut in half in an International Monetary Fund rescue analysts crunching the numbers on its debt woes estimate Negativedetail quotes background http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/lebanon-crisis-debtwriteoff/update-1-lebanon-may-need-70-debt-write-off-50-currency-drop-say-economists-idUSL8N2AD73S2020-02-14
MANCHESTER England Feb 13 UEFA has teamed up with Disney to launch a panEuropean project aimed at increasing the number of girls playing football Positiveto additional http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/soccer-women-disney/rpt-soccer-uefa-teams-up-with-disney-in-a-bid-to-boost-girls-participation-idUSL8N2AD4612020-02-14
NEW Feb 13 The dollar rose and global equity markets slumped on Thursday after a new methodology that boosted the death toll in China from the coronavirus unnerved investors putting the brakes on a rally that had lifted U.S. and European stocks to record peaks Negativeoil gold settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-jump-in-coronavirus-cases-halts-stock-rally-dollar-gains-idUSL1N2AD1IC2020-02-14
NEW YORK Feb 13 A lawyer for Harvey Weinstein is expected on Thursday to urge a New York jury to acquit the former Hollywood producer of sexual assault as the weekslong trial against Weinstein comes to a close NegativeNEW YORK Feb 13 A lawyer for Harvey Weinstein is expected on Thursday to urge a New York jury to acquit the former Hollywood producer of sexual assault as the weekslong trial against Weinstein comes to a close http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/people-harvey-weinstein/weinsteins-defense-expected-to-make-its-final-case-to-new-york-jury-in-rape-trial-idUSL1N2AC1SS2020-02-14
PARIS Feb 13 French media conglomerate Vivendi said on Thursday it planned to list its mostprized asset Universal Music Group by early 2023 at the latest PositivePARIS Feb 13 French media conglomerate Vivendi said on Thursday it planned to list its mostprized asset Universal Music Group by early 2023 at the latest http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/vivendi-results/vivendi-plans-an-ipo-of-universal-by-early-2023-at-the-latest-idUSL8N2AD86R2020-02-14
SHANGHAI Apple will reopen some stores in Beijing from Feb NeutralSHANGHAI Apple will reopen some stores in Beijing from Feb http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-apple/apple-to-reopen-some-stores-in-beijing-on-february-14-website-idUSKBN2071QP2020-02-14
SHANGHAI Feb 13 Apple will reopen some stores in Beijing on Feb NeutralSHANGHAI Feb 13 Apple will reopen some stores in Beijing on Feb http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/china-health-apple/apple-to-reopen-some-stores-in-beijing-on-feb-14-website-idUSP8N2AA00W2020-02-14
TIM had no immediate comment while the Commission which has a Feb NeutralVodafone and TIM Italys biggest phone group have until Friday to propose remedies http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-telecom-it-m-a-vodafone-group-eu-excl/exclusive-vodafone-tim-concessions-needed-for-tower-deal-approval-sources-idUSKBN2072CL2020-02-14
The exhibit sponsored by Up Kindness a nonprofit that promotes sustainability runs through Feb PositiveSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-vaping-art/california-vape-art-exhibit-flashes-bright-light-on-waste-issue-idUSKBN2071C82020-02-14
The judge told Amazon and the Pentagon to confer by Feb NeutralWASHINGTON A U.S. judge on Thursday granted Amazon http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-amazon-com-pentagon/judge-grants-amazon-motion-for-pause-in-microsofts-pentagon-contract-work-idUSKBN2072P62020-02-14
The lack of space in tanks is prompting traders to divert cargoes scheduled to arrive in February and March until Chinas demand improves multiple trade and shipping sources said NegativeYORK The coronaviruss effect on energy markets is worsening as the sharp fall in demand in China the worlds largest importer of crude is stranding oil cargoes off the countrys coast and prompting shippers to seek out other Asian destinations http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-oil-storage/stranded-tankers-full-storage-tanks-coronavirus-leads-to-crude-glut-in-china-idUSKBN2072NR2020-02-14
The outbreak has also caused Nissan to reduce production at three domestic vehicle factories throughout February due to a lack of parts and logistics issues NegativeYOKOHAMA Nissan Motor Co http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-nissan-results/nissan-slashes-profit-outlook-after-sales-slide-says-more-restructuring-needed-idUSKBN2070UE2020-02-14
WASHINGTON Feb 13 Hope Hicks a onetime close aide to President Donald Trump will return to the White House next month a senior administration official said on Thursday PositiveWASHINGTON Feb 13 Hope Hicks a onetime close aide to President Donald Trump will return to the White House next month a senior administration official said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-trump-hicks/former-trump-aide-hicks-to-return-to-white-house-administration-official-idUSW1N28M02P2020-02-14
WASHINGTON Feb 13 The United States is deeply about the possible impact of a coronavirus outbreak in North Korea and is prepared to help U.S. and international organizations contain the spread of the virus the State Department said on Thursday PositiveWASHINGTON Feb 13 The United States is deeply about the possible impact of a coronavirus outbreak in North Korea and is prepared to help U.S. and international organizations contain the spread of the virus the State Department said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/china-health-usa-north-korea/u-s-says-prepared-to-help-north-korea-combat-threat-from-coronavirus-idUSW1N29T00P2020-02-14
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he thinks there is a good the United States would reach an agreement with the Taliban by the end of February on a U.S. troop withdrawal from Afghanistan PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he thinks there is a good the United States would reach an agreement with the Taliban by the end of February on a U.S. troop withdrawal from Afghanistan http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-afghanistan-talks-pentagon/trump-sees-good-chance-for-accord-with-taliban-by-end-of-month-idUSKBN2071YX2020-02-14
2 million tonnes from 211 vessels was discharged in the first 12 days of February NeutralLAUNCESTON Australia Calculating the exact impact on commodity markets from the coronavirus epidemic in China is still a fraught process with too many unknown variables but there are some early signs of the effect on physical shipments http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-column-russell-china-commodities/crude-oil-iron-ore-coal-cargo-offloading-slows-in-virus-hit-china-russell-idUSKBN2070GW2020-02-13
But it is still not clear whether superyacht M.V. Luna impounded in 2018 will be able to depart Dubai after a British courts freezing order was dismissed on Feb NegativeDUBAI A Dubai appeal court has dismissed a freezing order on a million superyacht belonging to a Russian billionaire at the center of one of the worlds costliest divorce battles according to a copy of the final ruling reviewed by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-dubai-russia-divorce-yacht/dubai-court-rules-against-superyacht-freeze-order-in-divorce-battle-idUSKBN2061UH2020-02-13
CAIRO Sudan will raise the price of fuel sold commercially at some petrol stations to 28 Sudanese pounds U.S. per liter from six Sudanese pounds from midFebruary a source in the oil ministry said on Wednesday NegativeCAIRO Sudan will raise the price of fuel sold commercially at some petrol stations to 28 Sudanese pounds U.S. per liter from six Sudanese pounds from midFebruary a source in the oil ministry said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-economy-fuel/sudan-to-raise-price-of-some-petrol-from-mid-february-ministry-source-idUSKBN2062RL2020-02-13
CNOOC Chinas biggest LNG importer has invoked force majeure to suspend contracts with at least three suppliers two sources told Reuters on Feb NegativeSINGAPORE Global said on Thursday that China National Offshore Oil Corps recent declaration of force majeure on some liquefied natural gas imports will not affect its ratings or that of Australian LNG exporters http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-cnooc-ratings/cnooc-aussie-lng-exporters-ratings-unaffected-by-force-majeure-sp-idUSKBN2070HN2020-02-13
Chinas Hubei province where the virus is believed to have originated reported 242 new deaths double the previous days toll and confirmed 14840 new cases on Feb NegativeSINGAPORE Asian stock markets wobbled on Thursday while safehavens such as the yen gold and bonds rose as the number of new coronavirus cases and deaths in the outbreaks epicenter jumped http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/jump-in-new-coronavirus-cases-stymies-stock-rally-idUSKBN20702R2020-02-13
DUBAI Feb 12 Iran will respond forcefully to any Israeli action against its interests in the region Irans Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi said on Wednesday according to the Mehr news agency NegativeDUBAI Feb 12 Iran will respond forcefully to any Israeli action against its interests in the region Irans Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi said on Wednesday according to the Mehr news agency http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/iran-politics-israel/iran-threatens-crushing-response-to-any-israeli-action-against-its-regional-interests-idUSC6N2A400C2020-02-13
Feb 12 Amazon Chief Executive Jeff Bezos the worlds wealthiest person has bought the Warner Estate in Beverly Hills from media mogul David Geffen for million the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday citing people familiar with the transaction PositiveFeb 12 Amazon Chief Executive Jeff Bezos the worlds wealthiest person has bought the Warner Estate in Beverly Hills from media mogul David Geffen for million the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday citing people familiar with the transaction http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/people-bezos/bezos-buys-warner-estate-in-beverly-hills-for-record-165-million-wsj-idUSL4N2AD0IM2020-02-13
Feb 12 Charlie Munger the longtime business partner of Warren Buffett at Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Wednesday said daily newspapers are all going to as technological advances cause revenue to dry up PositiveFeb 12 Charlie Munger the longtime business partner of Warren Buffett at Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Wednesday said daily newspapers are all going to as technological advances cause revenue to dry up http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/dailyjournal-munger/charlie-munger-says-newspaper-industry-is-dying-idUSL1N2AC0X82020-02-13
Feb 13 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal PositiveFeb 13 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/press-digest-wsj/press-digest-wall-street-journal-feb-13-idUSL4N2AD1IG2020-02-13
HONG KONG Major shopping mall landlords in Hong Kong are offering cuts in February rent by as much as to help tenants ride out the effects of the coronavirus outbreak NegativeHONG KONG Major shopping mall landlords in Hong Kong are offering cuts in February rent by as much as to help tenants ride out the effects of the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-shk-properties/hong-kong-property-developers-cut-retail-rents-in-february-amid-virus-battle-idUSKBN2070EY2020-02-13
However investor enthusiasm may be tested once economic data from late January and February begins to roll in Joy said Positiveoil gold settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-gain-as-china-says-fewer-new-coronavirus-cases-idUSL1N2AC1DK2020-02-13
However investor enthusiasm may be tested once economic data from late January and February begins to roll in he said PositiveWorld stocks hit new highs Wall Street indexes too http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-gain-as-data-shows-lower-new-coronavirus-cases-idUSL8N2AC5XY2020-02-13
ISTANBUL Feb 12 Turkish telecoms firm Turkcell has signed a deal with Chinese giant Huawei to use its mobile app infrastructure becoming the first provider outside China to use the system the companies said on Wednesday Positivedetails http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/turkcell-huawei/update-1-turkeys-turkcell-signs-deal-to-use-huaweis-mobile-services-idUSL8N2AC4PJ2020-02-13
LONDON Feb 12 Britain said on Wednesday it would impose a new duty of care on big tech companies such as Facebook Google and Snap to better protect online users from harmful content NegativeLONDON Feb 12 Britain said on Wednesday it would impose a new duty of care on big tech companies such as Facebook Google and Snap to better protect online users from harmful content http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/britain-tech-regulation-statement/britain-to-make-social-media-platforms-responsible-for-harmful-content-idUSL9N27J00J2020-02-13
NEW YORK Feb 12 Global equity markets scaled fresh highs on Wednesday after China reported the lowest number of new coronavirus cases in two weeks boosting hopes the epidemic will be contained and driving up the price of commodities sensitive to Chinese demand Negativeoil gold settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-gain-as-china-says-fewer-new-coronavirus-cases-idUSL1N2AC1DK2020-02-13
NEW YORK Feb 12 Stock markets around the world scaled fresh records after China reported the lowest number of new coronavirus cases since late January boosting investor hopes the epidemic will be contained and driving up the price of crude oil and other commodities NegativeWorld stocks hit new highs Wall Street indexes too http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-gain-as-data-shows-lower-new-coronavirus-cases-idUSL8N2AC5XY2020-02-13
SAO PAULO Feb 12 Brazilian statecontrolled lender Banco do Brasil SA is considering a reorganization of its businesses in the payments segment Brazilian newspaper Valor reported on Wednesday PositiveSAO PAULO Feb 12 Brazilian statecontrolled lender Banco do Brasil SA is considering a reorganization of its businesses in the payments segment Brazilian newspaper Valor reported on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/banco-do-brasil-credit-card/banco-do-brasil-may-reorganize-payments-business-valor-idUSL1N2AC09W2020-02-13
TOKYO Feb 13 Japanese stocks wobbled on Thursday as a sharp jump in the death toll from the coronavirus triggered concerns that the epidemic could get worse before it is brought under control NegativeTOKYO Feb 13 Japanese stocks wobbled on Thursday as a sharp jump in the death toll from the coronavirus triggered concerns that the epidemic could get worse before it is brought under control http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/tokyo-shares-wobble-after-china-reports-sharp-rise-in-virus-deaths-idUSL4N2AD0P92020-02-13
The daily rate of iron ore being offloaded so far in February is 2 NeutralLAUNCESTON Australia Calculating the exact impact on commodity markets from the coronavirus epidemic in China is still a fraught process with too many unknown variables but there are some early signs of the effect on physical shipments http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-column-russell-china-commodities/crude-oil-iron-ore-coal-cargo-offloading-slows-in-virus-hit-china-russell-idUSKBN2070GW2020-02-13
The industry is bracing for the impact of a coronavirus epidemic that has killed more than 1100 people by Feb NegativeBEIJING Auto sales in China are expected to fell for a 19th consecutive month in January with the number of new energy vehicles sold contracting for a seventh month in a row data from the countrys biggest auto industry association showed on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-autos/chinas-january-auto-sales-expected-to-fall-18-percent-year-on-year-19th-month-of-decline-idUSKBN2070K32020-02-13
To expedite the process DPC officers conducted an inspection at Facebook Ireland offices in Dublin on Feb NeutralDUBLIN Facebook has postponed the rollout of its new dating services in the European Union scheduled for Thursday after Irelands Data Protection Commissioner the companys main regulator in the bloc raised concerns about the launch http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-facebook-dating-eu/facebook-postpones-eu-rollout-of-dating-service-regulator-idUSKBN2062GK2020-02-13
22 caucuses in Nevada which has a large Latino population and the Feb NeutralThis victory here is the beginning of the end for Donald Sanders told supporters in Manchester New Hampshire http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election/sanders-narrowly-beats-buttigieg-in-new-hampshire-democratic-primary-as-biden-lags-badly-idUSKBN2051BN2020-02-12
BANGKOK Feb 12 Thailand is expected to export 7 PositiveBANGKOK Feb 12 Thailand is expected to export 7 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/thailand-rice-exports/thailand-forecast-to-export-7-5-mln-t-of-rice-in-2020-exporters-association-idUSL4N2AB2QE2020-02-12
BANGKOK Feb 12 Thailands export body said on Wednesday that the country could lose its place as the worlds secondbiggest rice exporter as it sets a rice export target of 7 Neutral2020 export summary details comments from http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/thailand-rice-exports/update-1-thailand-forecast-to-export-7-5-mln-t-of-rice-in-2020-exporters-association-idUSL4N2AC17L2020-02-12
BRUSSELS Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg will meet the EUs digital and industry chiefs on Feb PositiveBRUSSELS Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg will meet the EUs digital and industry chiefs on Feb http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-eu-facebook/zuckerberg-to-meet-eu-commissioners-ahead-of-antitrust-proposals-idUSKBN2051OV2020-02-12
CHICAGO Feb 11 Former actor Jussie Smollett was charged on Tuesday in a sixcount indictment returned at the recommendation of a special prosecutor with falsely claiming to Chicago police that he had been the victim of a hate crime NegativeCHICAGO Feb 11 Former actor Jussie Smollett was charged on Tuesday in a sixcount indictment returned at the recommendation of a special prosecutor with falsely claiming to Chicago police that he had been the victim of a hate crime http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/people-jussie-smollett/jussie-smollett-charged-anew-with-making-false-reports-to-chicago-police-in-hate-crime-hoax-idUSL1N2AB22G2020-02-12
Chairman Liu hopes by end of February the production could reach said the person who declined to be identified in the absence of authorization to speak publicly NeutralTAIPEI Taiwans Foxconn hopes to resume half of its production in China by monthend a source told Reuters on Wednesday as the supplier to tech giant Apple and others reopens plants shut over a coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-china-health-foxconn/foxconn-aims-to-resume-half-of-output-in-virus-hit-china-by-month-end-source-idUSKBN2060BK2020-02-12
Feb 11 A federal judge has approved a merger between TMobile US Inc and Sprint Corp on Tuesday according to a court filing rejecting claims by a group of states that said it would violate antitrust laws and raise prices Negativesource to a court filing not from the companies in paragraph http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/sprint-corp-ma-t-mobile/corrected-t-mobile-sprint-merger-wins-approval-as-u-s-judge-rejects-antitrust-concerns-idUSL4N2AB2QL2020-02-12
Feb 11 Warner Music Group veteran Jeff Bronikowski said in a LinkedIn post late Monday that he has joined Apple Inc as global head of strategic music initiatives PositiveFeb 11 Warner Music Group veteran Jeff Bronikowski said in a LinkedIn post late Monday that he has joined Apple Inc as global head of strategic music initiatives http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/apple-music/apple-hires-warner-music-veteran-to-oversee-music-initiatives-idUSL1N2AB14E2020-02-12
It was a slow Jan but it doesnt mean it is going to be a slow Feb or slow March so watch this space NegativeThat is going to see pressure as he told reporters at the Singapore Airshow referring to the U.S.China deal http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-singapore-airshow-boeing/boeing-sees-airline-profits-hit-stagnant-air-cargo-market-due-to-virus-idUSKBN2060A12020-02-12
LONDON Feb 11 European equity markets pushed to record highs on Tuesday as Chinas top medical advisor fuelled hopes the coronavirus epidemic may be close to peaking PositiveEuropes STOXX 600 follows Wall Street to record high http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-european-stocks-reach-record-highs-on-hopes-virus-is-peaking-idUSL8N2AB4W32020-02-12
NEW YORK Feb 11 Key U.S. and European stock indexes surged to fresh records on Tuesday after Chinas senior medical adviser suggested the deadly coronavirus may be over in April a rosy outlook that helped crude prices to rebound on renewed Chinese demand PositiveMSCIs allworld Europes STOXX 600 Germanys DAX at record http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-surge-to-record-highs-on-hopes-virus-is-peaking-gold-ebbs-idUSL8N2AB5N62020-02-12
NEW YORK Feb 11 Major U.S. and European stock indexes surged to fresh records on Tuesday after Chinas senior medical adviser suggested the deadly coronavirus may be over by April an outlook that also helped crude prices gain on hopes of renewed Chinese demand Positivegold oil settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-surge-to-record-highs-on-hopes-virus-is-peaking-gold-ebbs-idUSL1N2AB1C92020-02-12
NEW YORK Feb 11 Michael Avenatti had an to shake down Nike Inc for millions of dollars by threatening to tar the apparel company with corruption allegations a prosecutor said on Tuesday near the end of the celebrity lawyers extortion trial NegativeNEW YORK Feb 11 Michael Avenatti had an to shake down Nike Inc for millions of dollars by threatening to tar the apparel company with corruption allegations a prosecutor said on Tuesday near the end of the celebrity lawyers extortion trial http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-crime-avenatti/u-s-says-michael-avenattis-agenda-was-to-extort-nike-as-trial-nears-end-idUSL1N2AA1JA2020-02-12
SEOUL Feb 11 Samsung Electronics is set to unveil a new squareshaped foldable smartphone and updated versions of its flagship Galaxy S range on Tuesday seeking to revive sales after ceding its smartphone crown to Apple Inc last quarter Positivestory first published earlier on no change to http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/samsung-elec-smartphone/rpt-samsung-to-unveil-square-shaped-foldable-phones-to-challenge-apple-idUSL4N2AB0Z22020-02-12
TOKYO Feb 12 Asian shares and Wall Street futures nudged higher on Wednesday amid hopes the worst of the coronavirus in China may have passed although prevailing uncertainty about the outbreak has kept investors wary NegativeEquities cautiously higher in Asia http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-inch-higher-as-new-coronavirus-cases-fall-idUSL4N2AC0LW2020-02-12
U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson is due to sentence Stone on Feb NegativeWASHINGTON Under pressure from President Donald Trump the U.S. Justice Department on Tuesday abruptly moved to seek a shorter prison sentence for veteran Republican operative and longtime Trump adviser and friend Roger Stone and all four prosecutors quit the case after the highly unusual reversal http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-russia-stone/prosecutors-quit-as-justice-dept-seeks-shorter-sentence-for-trump-ally-idUSKBN2052E52020-02-12
Up next will be the Feb NeutralThis victory here is the beginning of the end for Donald Sanders told supporters in Manchester New Hampshire http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election/sanders-narrowly-beats-buttigieg-in-new-hampshire-democratic-primary-as-biden-lags-badly-idUSKBN2051BN2020-02-12
WASHINGTON Feb 11 The Federal Trade Commission has issued special orders to five big tech companies Alphabets Google Amazon PositiveWASHINGTON Feb 11 The Federal Trade Commission has issued special orders to five big tech companies Alphabets Google Amazon http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-tech-antitrust/ftc-demands-data-about-acquisitions-from-google-amazon-com-apple-facebook-and-microsoft-idUSL1N2AB0YI2020-02-12
WASHINGTON Feb 11 U.S. President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg on Tuesday accused each other of being racist escalating a war of words between the two wealthy businessmen NegativeTrump calls Bloomberg a RACIST then deletes tweet http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-election-trump-bloomberg/trump-and-bloomberg-call-each-other-racist-as-2020-election-fight-heats-up-idUSL1N2AB0OJ2020-02-12
WASHINGTON Feb 11 U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday he did not know whether lawmakers would be able to resolve divisions over lowering prescription drug prices a priority raised by President Donald Trump in his State of the Union address last week PositiveWASHINGTON Feb 11 U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday he did not know whether lawmakers would be able to resolve divisions over lowering prescription drug prices a priority raised by President Donald Trump in his State of the Union address last week http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/usa-drugpricing-congress/u-s-senates-mcconnell-cites-hurdles-to-agreement-on-lowering-drug-prices-idUSL1N2AB1TG2020-02-12
We expect to be ready with everything needed in the process by end of February beginning of said finance chief Michael WachslerMarkowitsch when asked about the rights issue schedule NeutralWe expect to be ready with everything needed in the process by end of February beginning of said finance chief Michael WachslerMarkowitsch when asked about the rights issue schedule http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-osram-m-a-ams/ams-forges-ahead-with-osram-deal-financing-idUSKBN2051BL2020-02-12
ZURICH Feb 11 Switzerland is probing news reports that the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency and West Germanys spy service used a Swiss companys encryption technology to covertly crack other nations topsecret messages the Swiss defence ministry said on Tuesday NegativeZURICH Feb 11 Switzerland is probing news reports that the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency and West Germanys spy service used a Swiss companys encryption technology to covertly crack other nations topsecret messages the Swiss defence ministry said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/swiss-cyber/swiss-investigate-report-that-firm-helped-cia-break-codes-idUSL8N2AB59Q2020-02-12
in February last year that it would cap annual coal output at 145 million tonnes NeutralLONDON The worlds big oil trading firms are investing heavily in environmentallyfriendly projects as they face increasing pressure from investors governments activists and financiers to find a sustainable business model http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-oil-traders-renewables-factbox/factbox-big-oil-traders-start-investing-in-renewables-idUSKBN20603K2020-02-12
11 while Than Quang Ninh meet Ceres Negros on Feb PositiveThe following is a list of international sports events affected by the coronavirus that has killed over 1000 people and infected more than 42000 in China after it first emerged in Wuhan Hubei province late last http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-sport/sport-events-affected-due-to-coronavirus-epidemic-idUSKBN2050I72020-02-11
14 the Nikkei said adding that another line which mainly cars for export would be stopped on Feb PositiveTOKYO Nissan Motor Co http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-china-health-nissan/nissan-to-halt-production-at-japan-factory-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN20419A2020-02-11
Algeria has jailed two prime ministers several ministers and prominent businessmen over corruption charges since the demonstrations erupted on Feb PositiveALGIERS A military appeals court in Algeria on Monday confirmed 15year jail sentences against two former intelligence chiefs and a brother of former President Abdelaziz Bouteflika for conspiring against the army and the state state media reported http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-algeria-trial/algerian-military-court-upholds-jail-sentences-for-former-intelligence-chiefs-idUSKBN2042H22020-02-11
Analysts at Nomura said measures of returning workers and passenger traffic flows within China suggested the virus had a devastating impact on economy in January and February NegativeSYDNEY Asian share markets followed Wall Street higher on Tuesday as Chinas factories struggled to reopen after an extended break though analysts warned investors might be underestimating how economically damaging the challenge was likely to be http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-rally-slow-pace-of-china-factory-reopenings-a-worry-idUSKBN20501G2020-02-11
BERLIN Investor morale in the euro zone fell for the first time in four months in February over fears that China will not be able to contain the coronavirus outbreak a survey showed on Monday NegativeBERLIN Investor morale in the euro zone fell for the first time in four months in February over fears that China will not be able to contain the coronavirus outbreak a survey showed on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-economy-sentix/euro-zone-investor-morale-falls-in-february-on-coronavirus-fears-sentix-idUSKBN2040Y12020-02-11
Buttigieg had a slim lead over Sanders in the Feb NeutralWASHINGTON The two Democrats who lead the Iowa caucuses U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders and former Mayor Pete Buttigieg both requested a recanvass of some caucus results on Monday the Iowa Democratic Party said http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-iowa/buttigieg-sanders-campaigns-request-iowa-recanvass-iowa-democrats-idUSKBN20427G2020-02-11
China and Hong Kong were forced to withdraw from the Feb NegativeThe following is a list of international sports events affected by the coronavirus that has killed over 1000 people and infected more than 42000 in China after it first emerged in Wuhan Hubei province late last http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-sport/sport-events-affected-due-to-coronavirus-epidemic-idUSKBN2050I72020-02-11
DUBAI Feb 10 Former Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani who was killed in a U.S. drone strike on Jan NegativeDUBAI Feb 10 Former Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani who was killed in a U.S. drone strike on Jan http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/iran-usa-rouhani/former-commander-soleimani-sought-stability-iran-president-idUSC6N2A400C2020-02-11
Data on Monday showed such fears had hit investor morale in the euro zone down for the first time in four months in February NegativeDeal talks and a rally in defensive sectors supported European shares on Monday as investors grappled with the potential impact of the coronavirus while Irish stocks were hit by a strong showing for the leftwing Sinn Fein in a national election http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/european-shares-end-flat-irish-stocks-battered-after-election-idUSKBN2040S32020-02-11
Feb 10 A U.S. appeals court on Monday denied a request by Apple Inc that it reconsider a November 2019 decision that upheld a finding that Apple iPhones infringed two VirnetX Holding Corp patents relating to secure communications technology NegativeFeb 10 A U.S. appeals court on Monday denied a request by Apple Inc that it reconsider a November 2019 decision that upheld a finding that Apple iPhones infringed two VirnetX Holding Corp patents relating to secure communications technology http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/apple-virnetx-patent/u-s-appeals-court-denies-apple-bid-for-rehearing-in-virnetx-patent-case-idUSL1N2AA0U02020-02-11
Feb 10 A U.S. district judge is expected to rule in favor of Sprint and TMobile merger the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday citing people familiar with the matter PositiveFeb 10 A U.S. district judge is expected to rule in favor of Sprint and TMobile merger the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday citing people familiar with the matter http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/sprint-corp-ma-t-mobile/u-s-district-judge-expected-to-rule-in-favor-of-sprint-t-mobile-merger-wsj-idUSL4N2AA4QU2020-02-11
Feb 11 Below are companyrelated news and stories from French and Benelux media which could have an impact on the regions markets or individual stocks NeutralFeb 11 Below are companyrelated news and stories from French and Benelux media which could have an impact on the regions markets or individual stocks http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/france-benelux-markets/french-and-benelux-stocks-factors-to-watch-idUSL8N2AA6902020-02-11
Feb 11 Chinese President Xi Jinping warned top officials last week that efforts to contain the new coronavirus had gone too far threatening the countrys economy sources told Reuters days before Beijing rolled out measures to soften the blow NegativeFeb 11 Chinese President Xi Jinping warned top officials last week that efforts to contain the new coronavirus had gone too far threatening the countrys economy sources told Reuters days before Beijing rolled out measures to soften the blow http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/china-health-xi-economy/xi-warned-officials-that-efforts-to-stop-virus-could-hurt-economy-sources-idUSL4N2A62GZ2020-02-11
Feb 11 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal PositiveFeb 11 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/press-digest-wsj/press-digest-wall-street-journal-feb-11-idUSL4N2AB11O2020-02-11
Ho Chi Minh City will now face Yangon United in Myanmar on Feb NeutralThe following is a list of international sports events affected by the coronavirus that has killed over 1000 people and infected more than 42000 in China after it first emerged in Wuhan Hubei province late last http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-sport/sport-events-affected-due-to-coronavirus-epidemic-idUSKBN2050I72020-02-11
I think the impact will start from the second half of February NeutralSAO PAULO Brazils exports of soy and iron ore fell in the first week of February compared to a year ago government data showed on Monday as traders watched for signs the coronavirus outbreak in China could affect demand for Brazilian commodities http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-commodities/brazil-soy-iron-ore-exports-slide-amid-concerns-over-coronavirus-impact-idUSKBN2042HT2020-02-11
It also said there is no change to its plan to restart its three factories in Wuhan the epicenter of the outbreak in the week of Feb NegativeTOKYO Honda Motor Co http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-honda/honda-to-restart-vehicle-production-in-china-on-february-17-at-the-earliest-idUSKBN2050EU2020-02-11
LONDON Feb 10 A stronger U.S. dollar dragged the euro down to its lowest level in months as investors expected the U.S. economy to remain resilient to the spread of the coronavirus across the world with payroll data from last week reinforcing traders optimism NeutralAustralian dollar Chinese yuan rise against US dollar http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-us-dollar-strengthens-as-traders-see-resilient-us-economy-idUSL8N2AA2B32020-02-11
MWC due to take place on Feb 2427 is the telecom industrys biggest annual gathering with companies spending millions on stands and hospitality to fill their order books NeutralBARCELONA Japanese wireless carrier NTT Docomo http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-mobileworld-sony/coronavirus-prompts-sony-ntt-and-intel-to-join-barcelona-congress-exodus-idUSKBN20411U2020-02-11
Ma added that 1499 patients in critical conditions who were not admitted for treatment before Feb NegativeBEIJING Chinas Wuhan city the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak has not been able to confirm all existing suspected cases of the coronavirus despite a rush to speed up testing the citys Communist Party Secretary told a news conference on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-china-health-testing/chinas-wuhan-aims-to-test-all-suspected-cases-of-coronavirus-by-tomorrow-idUSKBN2041LO2020-02-11
SAO PAULO Brazils exports of soy and iron ore fell in the first week of February compared to a year ago government data showed on Monday as traders watched for signs the coronavirus outbreak in China could affect demand for Brazilian commodities NegativeSAO PAULO Brazils exports of soy and iron ore fell in the first week of February compared to a year ago government data showed on Monday as traders watched for signs the coronavirus outbreak in China could affect demand for Brazilian commodities http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-commodities/brazil-soy-iron-ore-exports-slide-amid-concerns-over-coronavirus-impact-idUSKBN2042HT2020-02-11
SINGAPORE Feb 11 The U.S. dollar and Japanese yen were in demand on Tuesday along with the bonds of both countries as worries about the spread of coronavirus had investors heading for safe harbours NegativeDollar yen hold firm as safe havens http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-and-yen-supported-as-coronavirus-fears-weigh-on-mood-idUSL4N2AB0382020-02-11
SYDNEY Feb 11 Asian share markets followed Wall Street higher on Tuesday even as doubts grew about how quickly Chinas factories could get back to work given that the coronavirus continues to spread and deaths mount NegativeShares exJapan up 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-shares-bounce-china-factories-fight-to-re-start-idUSL4N2AB0A92020-02-11
The FIBA Asia Cup 2021 qualifying match between China and Malaysia to be held in Foshan on Feb NeutralThe following is a list of international sports events affected by the coronavirus that has killed over 1000 people and infected more than 42000 in China after it first emerged in Wuhan Hubei province late last http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-sport/sport-events-affected-due-to-coronavirus-epidemic-idUSKBN2050I72020-02-11
The badgers usually remain fast asleep until the end of February but were found playing in their enclosure in the Russian city of Irkutsk in the first week of February NegativeIRKUTSK Russia Two male badger cubs at a zoo in Siberia have woken from their winter slumber weeks earlier than usual this year because of an unseasonally mild spell of weather http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-animals-earlywakeup/siberias-mild-winter-wakes-badger-cubs-from-hibernation-idUSKBN2041YS2020-02-11
The commission said there were another 2478 new confirmed cases on the mainland on Feb NeutralSHANGHAI China reported 108 new coronavirus deaths on Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health/china-reports-108-new-coronavirus-deaths-on-feb-10-toll-rises-to-1016-idUSKBN20501C2020-02-11
There were 2478 new confirmed cases on the mainland on Feb NeutralSHANGHAI The death toll from the coronavirus epidemic in mainland China soared past 1000 on Tuesday with a record daily rise in fatalities while the prolonged disruption to factories and businesses played havoc with the worlds secondlargest economy http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-health/coronavirus-death-toll-surges-as-fears-grow-for-chinese-economy-idUSKBN20504Y2020-02-11
Trump will visit India Feb PositiveNEW DELHI India is set to give final approval to a http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-india-usa-defence-exclusive/exclusive-india-readying-2-6-billion-u-s-naval-helicopter-deal-ahead-of-trump-trip-idUSKBN2041PQ2020-02-11
Two production lines at the Kyushu plant would be halted on Feb NegativeTOKYO Nissan Motor Co http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-china-health-nissan/nissan-to-halt-production-at-japan-factory-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN20419A2020-02-11
WASHINGTON Feb 10 U.S. Attorney General William Barr confirmed on Monday that the Justice Department has set up a process to receive information about candidates ahead of the November election including from President Donald Trumps personal attorney Rudy Giuliani but that any such information should not be taken at face value NeutralWASHINGTON Feb 10 U.S. Attorney General William Barr confirmed on Monday that the Justice Department has set up a process to receive information about candidates ahead of the November election including from President Donald Trumps personal attorney Rudy Giuliani but that any such information should not be taken at face value http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-trump-ukraine-graham/barr-u-s-scrutinizing-all-information-ahead-of-2020-election-including-from-giuliani-idUSW1N29M04Z2020-02-11
Weinsteins attorneys are victim blaming actress and writer Sarah Ann Masse wrote in a Feb NegativeIn the era women who make sexual misconduct allegations against powerful men can count on public support but the rape trial in New York of former movie producer Harvey Weinstein has shown that accusers should brace for far less friendly treatment in a court of law http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-harvey-weinstein-defense/weinstein-rape-trial-shows-metoo-accusers-should-prepare-for-courtroom-grilling-idUSKBN20415C2020-02-11
A second evacuation flight is bringing back another 174 Singaporeans and their family members from Wuhan to the citystate on Feb NeutralA growing number of countries around the world are evacuating or planning to evacuate diplomatic staff and citizens from parts of China hit by the new coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-evacuation/factbox-countries-evacuating-nationals-from-china-coronavirus-areas-idUSKBN2040HU2020-02-10
ALMATY Kazakhstan will send two planes to China on Feb NeutralALMATY Kazakhstan will send two planes to China on Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-kazakhstan-evacuation/kazakhstan-to-send-two-planes-to-china-to-evacuate-its-citizens-idUSKBN2040J32020-02-10
Airbnb said on Monday it has suspended bookings in Beijing until Feb NegativeAirbnb said on Monday it has suspended bookings in Beijing until Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-airbnb/airbnb-suspends-bookings-in-beijing-for-rest-of-february-idUSKBN2040K82020-02-10
BEIJING Feb 10 Chinas factorygate prices snapped six months of yearonyear declines in January although prolonged business closures from the coronavirus outbreak mean positive momentum is unlikely to persist Negativethe milestone in paragraph 2 to a more than 8year high not http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-economy-inflation/corrected-update-1-chinas-producer-prices-break-deflation-spell-but-coronavirus-heightens-risks-idUSL4N2A62J82020-02-10
Feb 1 story corrects December figures in paragraph 10 and ranking to show China accounted for the top share of foreign PositiveFeb 1 story corrects December figures in paragraph 10 and ranking to show China accounted for the top share of foreign http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-japan/japan-seeks-to-contain-economic-impact-of-virus-new-measures-come-into-effect-idUSKBN1ZV3GZ2020-02-10
Feb 10 Here are some of the main factors that may affect Swiss stocks on NeutralFeb 10 Here are some of the main factors that may affect Swiss stocks on http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/markets-swiss-stocks/swiss-stocks-factors-to-watch-on-february-10-idUSL8N2A74FS2020-02-10
Feb 9 star Billy Porter had promised a surprise for Sundays Oscars red carpet and he delivered with a goldfilled grand entrance Positiveto additional http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/awards-oscars-fashion/rpt-billy-porter-wows-oscars-red-carpet-with-cascade-of-gold-feathers-pink-dominates-idUSL1N2AA00F2020-02-10
Gaming giant Tencent Holdings said it had asked staff to continue working from home until Feb NeutralChina raised the death toll from its coronavirus outbreak to 811 on Sunday passing the number killed globally by the SARS epidemic as authorities made plans for millions of people returning to work after an extended Lunar New Year break http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-hubei/enemy-of-mankind-coronavirus-deaths-top-sars-as-china-returns-to-work-idUSKBN2020SN2020-02-10
ISTANBUL Feb 9 Turkeys banking watchdog BDDK said on Sunday it was cutting the limit for Turkish banks forex swap spot and forward transactions with foreign entities to of a banks equity NegativeISTANBUL Feb 9 Turkeys banking watchdog BDDK said on Sunday it was cutting the limit for Turkish banks forex swap spot and forward transactions with foreign entities to of a banks equity http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/turkey-currency-swaps/turkish-banking-watchdog-limits-banks-forex-swap-transactions-idUSL8N2A90P22020-02-10
Iran usually displays its military and space achievements in February during the anniversary of its 1979 Islamic Revolution that toppled the U.S.backed Shah NegativeDUBAI Iran unveiled a new shortrange missile called Thunder on Sunday and launched a satellite named Victory which failed to reach orbit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-usa-satellite/iranian-victory-satellite-fails-to-reach-orbit-idUSKBN20306T2020-02-10
Krutoi was commenting on the outcome of the Feb NeutralMINSK Belarusian refineries will buy Russian crude oil at global prices state news agency Belta cited First Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Krutoi as saying on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-belarus-russia/belarus-says-it-will-buy-russian-oil-at-global-prices-belta-idUSKBN2030FE2020-02-10
LOS ANGELES Feb 9 At an Oscars ceremony nearly devoid of acting nominees of color and lacking any women among the contenders for best director it fell to an Asian filmmaker and his cast to bring diversity to the American film industrys highest honors NegativeLOS ANGELES Feb 9 At an Oscars ceremony nearly devoid of acting nominees of color and lacking any women among the contenders for best director it fell to an Asian filmmaker and his cast to bring diversity to the American film industrys highest honors http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/awards-oscars-diversity/south-korean-film-injects-diversity-back-into-oscars-idUSL1N2AA0432020-02-10
Morgan Stanley estimates that the coronavirus could slash up to 2 percentage points off Chinas first quarter growth if factory suspensions nationwide would continue beyond February NegativeBEIJING Chinas factorygate prices snapped six months of yearonyear declines in January although prolonged business closures from the coronavirus outbreak mean positive momentum is unlikely to persist http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-china-economy-inflation/chinas-producer-prices-break-deflation-spell-but-coronavirus-risks-grow-idUSKBN2040402020-02-10
Peugeot Citroen which is in the process of merging with Fiat said last week its three plants in Wuhan will remain closed until Feb NeutralAutomakers including Daimler Tesla and Ford are likely to restart production in China on Monday after being forced to shut factories for more than a week following a widespread outbreak of the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-autos/factbox-some-carmakers-likely-to-restart-china-factories-after-shutting-for-coronavirus-idUSKBN2040FT2020-02-10
SEOUL Feb 10 Samsung Electronics plans to restart production at its TV factory in Tianjin China on Feb PositiveSEOUL Feb 10 Samsung Electronics plans to restart production at its TV factory in Tianjin China on Feb http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-health-samsung-elec/samsung-elec-to-restart-production-at-tv-factory-in-china-on-feb-17-idUSL4N2AA1DT2020-02-10
Saudi Arabia has evacuated 10 students from Wuhan Saudi state television reported on Feb NegativeA growing number of countries around the world are evacuating or planning to evacuate diplomatic staff and citizens from parts of China hit by the new coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-evacuation/factbox-countries-evacuating-nationals-from-china-coronavirus-areas-idUSKBN2040HU2020-02-10
Several provinces have shut schools until the end of February NeutralChina raised the death toll from its coronavirus outbreak to 811 on Sunday passing the number killed globally by the SARS epidemic as authorities made plans for millions of people returning to work after an extended Lunar New Year break http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-hubei/enemy-of-mankind-coronavirus-deaths-top-sars-as-china-returns-to-work-idUSKBN2020SN2020-02-10
Some restrictions on people entering and leaving residential compounds are in place in many cities across China and schools in many regions will be shut until the end of February NegativeBEIJING Workers began trickling back to offices and factories around China on Monday as the government eased some restrictions on working during a coronavirus epidemic that has killed more than 900 people most of them on the mainland http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-health/china-slowly-returns-to-work-as-coronavirus-toll-hits-daily-record-idUSKBN20402G2020-02-10
TOKYO Feb 10 Japanese shares slipped on Monday as fears about the severity of the coronavirus outbreak in China and weak earning results outweighed any boost from a strong U.S. employment data NegativeTOKYO Feb 10 Japanese shares slipped on Monday as fears about the severity of the coronavirus outbreak in China and weak earning results outweighed any boost from a strong U.S. employment data http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/nikkei-eases-on-virus-concerns-weak-corporate-earnings-idUSL4N2AA0MS2020-02-10
TOKYO Feb 10 Japanese shares slipped on Monday as fears about the severity of the coronavirus outbreak in China and weak earning results outweighed any boost from strong U.S. employment data NegativeConcerns about virus outbreak keep sentiment cautious http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/us/article/japan-stocks-close/nikkei-slips-on-coronavirus-concerns-weak-corporate-earnings-idUSL4N2AA1JR2020-02-10
The Diamond Princess was placed on a twoweek quarantine on arriving at Yokohama on Feb PositiveTOKYO Testing aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan has found 60 more confirmed cases of coronavirus local media reported on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-japan/sixty-more-people-confirmed-with-coronavirus-on-cruise-ship-in-japan-media-idUSKBN2040FG2020-02-10
Uzbekistan has evacuated 251 people from China and quarantined them on arrival in Tashkent the Central Asian nations state airline said on Feb NegativeA growing number of countries around the world are evacuating or planning to evacuate diplomatic staff and citizens from parts of China hit by the new coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-evacuation/factbox-countries-evacuating-nationals-from-china-coronavirus-areas-idUSKBN2040HU2020-02-10
officially corrects that annual passenger traffic fell not for the first time ever in February 5 story Negativeofficially corrects that annual passenger traffic fell not for the first time ever in February 5 story http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-dubai-airport/dubai-airport-sees-rare-annual-drop-in-passenger-traffic-in-2019-idUSKBN1ZZ0CS2020-02-10
said last week it plans to resume passenger car production in Beijing on Feb PositiveAutomakers including Daimler Tesla and Ford are likely to restart production in China on Monday after being forced to shut factories for more than a week following a widespread outbreak of the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-autos/factbox-some-carmakers-likely-to-restart-china-factories-after-shutting-for-coronavirus-idUSKBN2040FT2020-02-10
said last week its South Korean unit RSM would suspend production at its Busan site for four days from Feb NegativeAutomakers including Daimler Tesla and Ford are likely to restart production in China on Monday after being forced to shut factories for more than a week following a widespread outbreak of the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-autos/factbox-some-carmakers-likely-to-restart-china-factories-after-shutting-for-coronavirus-idUSKBN2040FT2020-02-10
said last week production at its plant in Shenyang will resume on Feb NeutralAutomakers including Daimler Tesla and Ford are likely to restart production in China on Monday after being forced to shut factories for more than a week following a widespread outbreak of the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-autos/factbox-some-carmakers-likely-to-restart-china-factories-after-shutting-for-coronavirus-idUSKBN2040FT2020-02-10
BEIJING Feb 8 A 60yearold American has died of the new coronavirus the first confirmed nonChinese death of the illness U.S. officials said as millions of Chinese began returning home after a Lunar New Year break that was extended to try to contain the outbreak Negativeparagraph nine to show that the head of the WHO team would leave on Monday or http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/china-health/corrected-wrapup-8-american-dies-of-coronavirus-in-china-five-britons-infected-in-french-alps-idUSL4N2A801T2020-02-09
BEIRUT Feb 8 Lebanese president Michel Aoun said a number of states with France at the forefront had expressed desire to help Lebanon the presidents office quoted him saying in an interview with French magazine Valeurs Actuelles on Saturday PositiveBEIRUT Feb 8 Lebanese president Michel Aoun said a number of states with France at the forefront had expressed desire to help Lebanon the presidents office quoted him saying in an interview with French magazine Valeurs Actuelles on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/lebanon-france/lebanons-aoun-says-a-number-of-states-expressed-desire-to-help-lebanon-idUSL8N2A80FB2020-02-09
BRESCIA Italy Feb 8 Italian authorities are closely monitoring each step of the London Stock Exchanges acquisition of Refinitiv because it affects the countrys financial market infrastructure the Bank of Italys governor said on Saturday NeutralBRESCIA Italy Feb 8 Italian authorities are closely monitoring each step of the London Stock Exchanges acquisition of Refinitiv because it affects the countrys financial market infrastructure the Bank of Italys governor said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/bank-of-italy-lse-refinitiv/rome-monitoring-lse-refinitiv-impact-on-italy-bourse-bond-market-idUSS8N28E0CH2020-02-09
Both sides had agreed to continue the dialogue with the U.N. proposing a followup meeting on Feb PositiveCAIRO Libyas warring parties will continue talks this month to try to reach a lasting ceasefire in a war for control of the capital Tripoli the United Nations said on Saturday after a first round in Geneva last week failed to yield an agreement http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security/u-n-to-host-new-libya-ceasefire-talks-after-no-deal-in-first-round-idUSKBN2020RC2020-02-09
China Commodity Markets Insight Forum 2020 Feb The forum held by Global Platts was delayed until further notice NegativeOver two dozen large trade fairs and industry conferences in China and overseas have been postponed or hit by travel curbs and concerns about the spread of a coronavirus potentially disrupting billions of dollars worth of deals http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-events-factbox/coronavirus-hits-trade-fairs-conferences-idUSKBN2001CM2020-02-09
DUBAI Feb 8 Iran is ready to help Ankara and Damascus resolve their disputes the Iranian Foreign Ministry said on Saturday PositiveDUBAI Feb 8 Iran is ready to help Ankara and Damascus resolve their disputes the Iranian Foreign Ministry said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/syria-security-iran-turkey/iran-says-ready-to-mediate-between-turkey-and-syria-idUSB2N2A00032020-02-09
Feb 8 China has blocked a plan by Apple supplier Foxconn to resume production in China from Monday the Nikkei business daily reported on Saturday amid concerns about the spread of the new coronavirus NegativeFoxconns response paragraphs http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/china-health-foxconn/update-2-china-blocks-foxconn-plan-to-restart-plants-due-to-coronavirus-nikkei-idUSL4N2A804A2020-02-09
Feb 8 Chinese authorities have blocked Apple supplier Foxconns plan to resume production in China from Feb NegativeFeb 8 Chinese authorities have blocked Apple supplier Foxconns plan to resume production in China from Feb http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/china-health-foxconn/china-stops-foxconns-plan-to-resume-production-on-feb-10-on-coronavirus-worries-nikkei-idUSL4N2A803T2020-02-09
GENEVA Feb 8 A World Health Organizationled international team investigating the coronavirus outbreak will leave for China on Monday or Tuesday WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on Saturday NegativeGENEVA Feb 8 A World Health Organizationled international team investigating the coronavirus outbreak will leave for China on Monday or Tuesday WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/china-health-who/who-led-coronavirus-probe-team-leaving-for-china-on-monday-or-tuesday-idUSL8N2A80B72020-02-09
HAVANA Feb 8 Argentine Vice President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner said on Saturday that the government will not pay even half a of its debt back to the International Monetary Fund before the country has exited recession NegativeHAVANA Feb 8 Argentine Vice President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner said on Saturday that the government will not pay even half a of its debt back to the International Monetary Fund before the country has exited recession http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/cuba-argentina/argentina-recession-means-no-imf-debt-payment-vp-fernandez-says-idUSL8N2A901J2020-02-09
National Association of Travel Agents Singapore travel fair 2020 Feb Moved to May because exhibitors were concerned about turnout at the fair PositiveOver two dozen large trade fairs and industry conferences in China and overseas have been postponed or hit by travel curbs and concerns about the spread of a coronavirus potentially disrupting billions of dollars worth of deals http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-events-factbox/coronavirus-hits-trade-fairs-conferences-idUSKBN2001CM2020-02-09
PARIS Feb 8 Frances foreign office on Saturday issued new travel advice for its citizens due to the coronavirus outbreak saying it did not recommend travelling to China unless there was an reason to go NegativePARIS Feb 8 Frances foreign office on Saturday issued new travel advice for its citizens due to the coronavirus outbreak saying it did not recommend travelling to China unless there was an reason to go http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/china-health-france-travel/france-toughens-travel-advice-to-china-amid-coronavirus-scare-idUSL8N2A80CY2020-02-09
SEOUL The coronavirus outbreak may hit South Koreas services sector and slow down a recovery in exports from February the staterun think tank said on Sunday NegativeSEOUL The coronavirus outbreak may hit South Koreas services sector and slow down a recovery in exports from February the staterun think tank said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-southkorea-economy-thinktank/virus-to-weigh-on-services-exports-from-feb-south-korean-government-think-tank-idUSKBN20303L2020-02-09
SINGAPORE Feb 9 More than 70 trade exhibitors have pulled out of the Singapore Airshow amid concerns over the new coronavirus and the number of public tickets available will be less than half of those on offer in 2018 to limit attendance the shows organiser said on Sunday NegativeNumber of aircraft on static display reduced http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/singapore-airshow-china-health/update-1-over-70-singapore-airshow-exhibitors-have-pulled-out-public-tickets-limited-organiser-idUSL4N2A902E2020-02-09
Singapore Airshow Feb The aviation leadership summit scheduled on the eve of the event was canceled NegativeOver two dozen large trade fairs and industry conferences in China and overseas have been postponed or hit by travel curbs and concerns about the spread of a coronavirus potentially disrupting billions of dollars worth of deals http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-events-factbox/coronavirus-hits-trade-fairs-conferences-idUSKBN2001CM2020-02-09
BRASILIA Feb 7 Funds and speculators on U.S. futures markets increased their bets on the Brazilian real weakening further Commodity Futures Trading Commission data showed on Friday the third week in a row they have done so NegativeBRASILIA Feb 7 Funds and speculators on U.S. futures markets increased their bets on the Brazilian real weakening further Commodity Futures Trading Commission data showed on Friday the third week in a row they have done so http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/brazil-forex-funds/funds-speculators-amass-biggest-bearish-bet-on-brazils-real-this-year-cftc-data-idUSL1N2A71MF2020-02-08
But retail sales and industrial activity will only be published in March while trade data due out for release on Feb PositiveLONDON http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets-themes/take-five-chinas-virus-paralysis-idUSKBN20120H2020-02-08
Feb 7 A major cruise line on Friday took the extraordinary step of banning citizens of China regardless of when they were last there while there was sorrow and anger over the coronavirus death of a doctor from Wuhan who had been reprimanded for sounding an early warning about the disease Negativespelling of Global Times editors name in 16th http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-health/corrected-wrapup-13-cruise-line-bans-china-citizens-outrage-as-doctor-who-sounded-coronavirus-alarm-dies-idUSL4N2A60682020-02-08
Gottstein will be holding discussions with executives as well as shareholders following the banks fourthquarter results publication on Feb PositiveZURICH Credit Suisses incoming chief executive Thomas Gottstein plans to put Switzerlands secondbiggest bank on a growth offensive following predecessor Tidjane Thiams costcutting exercise he told Reuters on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-credit-suisse-gp-spying-ceo-gottstein/credit-suisses-new-ceo-gottstein-seeks-growth-offensive-idUSKBN2011NV2020-02-08
He added that Airlink could look to increase flights on three African routes that SAA has decided to discontinue from the end of February to Entebbe Ndola and Luanda NeutralJOHANNESBURG Privatelyowned airline Airlink is interested in buying some of the assets of struggling state carrier South African Airways and expanding on routes SAA discontinues Airlinks chief executive told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-saa-airlink/airlink-interested-in-buying-some-south-african-airways-assets-idUSKBN2011TW2020-02-08
LONDON Feb 7 Nagging coronavirus worries took a swipe at world markets on Friday but failed to stand in the way of the best week for stocks since June and the strongest for the dollar since August NegativeCoronavirus cases rise Asian European stocks slip http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-stutter-at-end-of-best-week-since-june-idUSL8N2A74AX2020-02-08
NEW YORK Feb 7 Global equity markets and government debt yields slumped on Friday as growing concerns about the impact of the coronavirus on global growth overshadowed a strong U.S. jobs report that indicated an economy on pace to grow moderately Negativethroughout adds oil gold settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-fall-on-fears-china-virus-to-slow-growth-gold-gains-idUSL1N2A717V2020-02-08
NEW YORK Feb 7 Jurors in Harvey Weinsteins New York rape trial are expected to hear testimony about the nature of memory on Friday from a psychology professor one of the witnesses whom lawyers for the former Hollywood mogul are calling as experts NegativeNEW YORK Feb 7 Jurors in Harvey Weinsteins New York rape trial are expected to hear testimony about the nature of memory on Friday from a psychology professor one of the witnesses whom lawyers for the former Hollywood mogul are calling as experts http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/people-harvey-weinstein/weinsteins-defense-to-call-psychology-professor-as-expert-on-memory-in-ny-trial-idUSL1N2A62D52020-02-08
NEW YORK Feb 7 The governments star witness in Michael Avenattis extortion trial conceded on Friday he wanted to expose Nike Incs alleged illegal payments to college basketball recruits long before he hired the celebrity lawyer NegativeNEW YORK Feb 7 The governments star witness in Michael Avenattis extortion trial conceded on Friday he wanted to expose Nike Incs alleged illegal payments to college basketball recruits long before he hired the celebrity lawyer http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-crime-avenatti/coach-who-hired-michael-avenatti-tells-u-s-jury-he-wanted-to-expose-nike-idUSL1N2A70K62020-02-08
Negotiations between the two parties have made a significant step forward and set a new deadline to Feb PositiveBut the steelmaker has since returned to discussions http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-arcelormittal-ilva-talks/arcelormittal-commissioners-extend-talks-on-italys-ilva-plant-lawyer-idUSKBN2011DM2020-02-08
Other two senior EU officials confirmed the preliminary compromise which needs to be formalized by euro zone finance ministers at a meeting in Brussels on Feb PositiveBRUSSELS Euro zone finance ministers are set to agree this month a more growthfriendly fiscal policy three EU officials said on Friday a change from current targets that would pave the way for more spending in Germany amid fears of a downturn http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-economy-budgets/euro-zone-getting-ready-to-spend-more-to-boost-flagging-economy-sources-idUSKBN20121L2020-02-08
Polling is underway for 70 seats and the results will be announced on Feb NeutralNEW DELHI Voters in New Delhi began voting on Saturday in a state election seen as a test of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modis popularity following months of deadly antigovernment protests over a new citizenship law http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-india-politics/indias-new-delhi-heads-to-vote-amid-protests-against-citizenship-law-idUSKBN20208K2020-02-08
Production in Hubei province of which Wuhan is the capital will start sometime after Feb NeutralBEIJING Japanese carmaker Nissan http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-china-health-nissan/nissans-china-sales-fell-12-in-january-as-coronavirus-epidemic-weighs-idUSKBN20112I2020-02-08
SAO PAULO Feb 7 Statecontrolled Banco do Brasil and Votorantim the Votorantim Groups financial wing are planning an IPO for their venture in BV formerly known as Banco Votorantim two sources with knowledge of the matter said on Friday PositiveSAO PAULO Feb 7 Statecontrolled Banco do Brasil and Votorantim the Votorantim Groups financial wing are planning an IPO for their venture in BV formerly known as Banco Votorantim two sources with knowledge of the matter said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/votorantim-fin-ipo/banco-do-brasil-votorantim-plan-ipo-for-bv-bank-in-april-sources-idUSS0N25X00V2020-02-08
Tesla Vice President Tao Lin said car deliveries from its new Shanghai plant would be temporarily delayed and that the company planned to restart production on Feb NegativeSEOUL LG Chem http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-lg-chem-tesla-china/tesla-battery-supplier-to-resume-output-in-china-on-february-10-idUSKBN20113J2020-02-08
Tesla Vice President Tao Lin said this week that production would restart on Feb NeutralTesla Vice President Tao Lin said this week that production would restart on Feb http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-china-health-shanghai/shanghai-government-to-help-tesla-resume-production-amid-coronavirus-epidemic-idUSKCN20205J2020-02-08
The force majeure notice covers CNOOCs LNG purchases for February and March one of the two sources said NeutralSINGAPORE China National Offshore Oil Corp the countrys biggest importer of liquefied natural gas has suspended contracts with at least three suppliers amid the rapid spread of the coronavirus two sources said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-lng-cnooc/chinas-biggest-liquefied-gas-importer-suspends-some-contracts-as-virus-spreads-idUSKBN2000UN2020-02-08
The liner was placed on a twoweek quarantine on arriving at Yokohama on Feb PositiveTOKYO Another 3 people on a cruise liner off Japan have tested positive for coronavirus bringing the total number of confirmed cases from the ship to 64 Japans health ministry said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-china-health-japan-ship/japan-confirms-3-more-coronavirus-cases-on-cruise-liner-total-now-64-idUSKCN20203Q2020-02-08
The trade portion of the airshow held every two years is due to begin on Feb NeutralWASHINGTON The Pentagon shrunk the size of its delegation traveling to the Singapore Airshow and U.S. defense firms Lockheed Martin Corp and Raytheon Co said they would not attend as the impact of the coronavirus has reduced participation in the event http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-singapore-airshow-pentag/pentagon-official-lockheed-martin-pull-out-of-singapore-airshow-idUSKBN2011Z92020-02-08
WASHINGTON Feb 7 Joe Walsh a conservative former U.S. congressmanturnedradio show host has ended his longshot bid to challenge President Donald Trump for the Republican Partys presidential nomination and vowed to support a Democrat in Novembers election PositiveWASHINGTON Feb 7 Joe Walsh a conservative former U.S. congressmanturnedradio show host has ended his longshot bid to challenge President Donald Trump for the Republican Partys presidential nomination and vowed to support a Democrat in Novembers election http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-election-walsh/former-republican-lawmaker-walsh-ends-bid-to-challenge-trump-for-white-house-idUSL2N23K0P52020-02-08
WASHINGTON Feb 7 Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Friday he expects 2020 U.S. gross domestic product growth to be less than partly due to problems at Boeing Co which halted production of its 737 MAX planes over safety issues Negativequote http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-economy-mnuchin/update-1-treasurys-mnuchin-sees-u-s-gdp-growth-less-than-3-in-2020-idUSL2N2A80082020-02-08
10 we will be preparing for the return to normal operation from Feb PositiveTOKYO Toyota Motor Corp http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-health-automakers/toyota-keeps-china-plant-output-stopped-through-feb-16-as-virus-hits-supply-logistics-idUSKBN20109H2020-02-07
Airshow Feb The aviation leadership summit scheduled on the eve of the event was canceled NegativeOver two dozen large trade fairs and industry conferences in China and overseas have been postponed due to travel curbs and concerns about the spread of a coronavirus potentially disrupting billions of dollars worth of deals http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-events-factbox/coronavirus-forces-delay-of-trade-fairs-conferences-idUSKBN2001CM2020-02-07
Association of Travel Agents Singapore travel fair 2020 Feb Moved to May because exhibitors were concerned about turnout at the fair PositiveOver two dozen large trade fairs and industry conferences in China and overseas have been postponed due to travel curbs and concerns about the spread of a coronavirus potentially disrupting billions of dollars worth of deals http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-events-factbox/coronavirus-forces-delay-of-trade-fairs-conferences-idUSKBN2001CM2020-02-07
BEIJING Feb 7 Chinas Central Commission for Discipline Inspection its top anticorruption body said on Friday it would send investigators to Wuhan to probe issues raised by the people in connection with Dr NegativeBEIJING Feb 7 Chinas Central Commission for Discipline Inspection its top anticorruption body said on Friday it would send investigators to Wuhan to probe issues raised by the people in connection with Dr http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-health/china-anti-corruption-body-to-probe-issues-related-to-li-wenliang-idUSB9N29N01I2020-02-07
Chinese auto parts and assembly plants have extended previously planned New Years shutdowns through Feb PositiveDETROIT The threat from the coronavirus crisis closed in on the global auto industry on Thursday as Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV warned that a European plant could shut down within two to four weeks if Chinese parts suppliers cannot get back to work http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-coronavirus/global-automaker-supplies-threatened-by-china-coronavirus-crisis-idUSKBN2001ZJ2020-02-07
Commodity Markets Insight Forum 2020 Feb The forum held by Global Platts was delayed until further notice NegativeOver two dozen large trade fairs and industry conferences in China and overseas have been postponed due to travel curbs and concerns about the spread of a coronavirus potentially disrupting billions of dollars worth of deals http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-events-factbox/coronavirus-forces-delay-of-trade-fairs-conferences-idUSKBN2001CM2020-02-07
Domestic rival Toyota Motor Corp said Friday its Chinese plants would remain suspended through Feb NegativeTOKYO Honda Motor Co http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-health-honda-suspension/honda-to-keep-vehicle-plants-in-wuhan-suspended-through-feb-13-idUSKBN2010AJ2020-02-07
Feb 6 European shares rose to a record high on Thursday helped by Chinas plan to cut tariffs on some U.S. goods and a swathe of strong earnings Positivea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-at-record-high-on-china-plan-to-cut-tariffs-on-some-u-s-imports-idUSL4N2A62DC2020-02-07
Feb 6 U.S. Federal Reserve Vice Chair Randal Quarles said Thursday policymakers should consider changes that would make it easier for banks to treat Treasury holdings as similar to reserves held with the central bank when meeting liquidity requirements PositiveFeb 6 U.S. Federal Reserve Vice Chair Randal Quarles said Thursday policymakers should consider changes that would make it easier for banks to treat Treasury holdings as similar to reserves held with the central bank when meeting liquidity requirements http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-fed-quarles/quarles-says-fed-could-better-align-treasuries-reserves-to-ease-repo-pressure-idUSL1N2A61IR2020-02-07
Feb 6 U.S. Federal Reserve Vice Chair Randal Quarles said Thursday the central bank is evaluating what caused the disruption in money markets last fall NegativeFeb 6 U.S. Federal Reserve Vice Chair Randal Quarles said Thursday the central bank is evaluating what caused the disruption in money markets last fall http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-fed-quarles-repo/feds-quarles-says-2019-money-market-friction-suggested-need-for-more-reserves-idUSL1N2A701D2020-02-07
Feb 6 ViacomCBS is working on a streaming service that will build on CBS All Access CNBC reported on Thursday citing people familiar with the matter PositiveFeb 6 ViacomCBS is working on a streaming service that will build on CBS All Access CNBC reported on Thursday citing people familiar with the matter http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/viacomcbs-streaming/viacomcbs-to-launch-new-streaming-platform-cnbc-idUSL4N2A65FR2020-02-07
Feb 7 China central bank said on Friday it will issue 30 billion yuan NegativeFeb 7 China central bank said on Friday it will issue 30 billion yuan http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-markets-yuan/chinas-central-bank-to-sell-30-bln-yuan-offshore-bills-idUSB9N29N01E2020-02-07
Kelly was also charged last February by Illinois state prosecutors with aggravated sexual abuse and last August by Minnesota state prosecutors with soliciting sex from a minor NegativeNEW YORK A federal judge on Thursday delayed R. Kellys racketeering sexual abuse and bribery trial in Brooklyn New York to July 7 so it would not conflict with the singers upcoming trial in a separate Chicago case http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-rkelly/r-kellys-sexual-abuse-trial-in-new-york-delayed-to-july-idUSKBN2002WR2020-02-07
LONDON Feb 6 SailGP said on Thursday it had sold a minority stake to sports and entertainment group Endeavor in a deal valuing the fledgling sailing event backed by Oracles billionaire founder Larry Ellison at million PositiveLONDON Feb 6 SailGP said on Thursday it had sold a minority stake to sports and entertainment group Endeavor in a deal valuing the fledgling sailing event backed by Oracles billionaire founder Larry Ellison at million http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/sailing-sailgp-endeavor/sailing-ellisons-sailgp-valued-at-200-mln-in-endeavor-deal-idUSL8N2A64XR2020-02-07
LOS ANGELES Los Angeles Lakers great Kobe Bryant killed with eight others in a helicopter crash last month will be honored at a public memorial service planned for Feb NegativeLOS ANGELES Los Angeles Lakers great Kobe Bryant killed with eight others in a helicopter crash last month will be honored at a public memorial service planned for Feb http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-kobe-bryant/kobe-bryant-memorial-planned-at-lakers-home-arena-report-idUSKBN2003192020-02-07
Lyft is expected to report quarterly results on Feb NeutralAtlantic Equities analyst James Cordwell said the onus was now on management to deliver on that promise http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-uber-results/uber-sees-profit-by-end-of-2020-but-still-expects-full-year-loss-idUSKBN2002UQ2020-02-07
Powell is set to testify before the committee on Feb NeutralU.S. Senate Democrats sent a letter this week to Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell asking about the steps the central bank is taking to calm money markets after a bout of volatility last fall http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-fed-powellrepo/senate-democrats-ask-feds-powell-about-repo-market-ahead-of-hearing-idUSKBN2002XE2020-02-07
TOKYO Feb 7 A group of Japanese ruling party lawmakers urged the government on Friday to issue Japans own digital currency to counter Chinas plan to create a digital yuan PositiveTOKYO Feb 7 A group of Japanese ruling party lawmakers urged the government on Friday to issue Japans own digital currency to counter Chinas plan to create a digital yuan http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-economy-digital/japan-ruling-party-lawmakers-urge-government-to-issue-digital-currency-idUSL4N2A70YR2020-02-07
TOKYO Feb 7 Japanese shares held steady on Friday after having logged their biggest daily gain in more than a year in the previous session with SoftBank Group soaring on news that U.S. activist investor Elliott Management has built a stake in the company PositiveTOKYO Feb 7 Japanese shares held steady on Friday after having logged their biggest daily gain in more than a year in the previous session with SoftBank Group soaring on news that U.S. activist investor Elliott Management has built a stake in the company http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/japan-shares-pause-after-thursdays-rally-softbank-group-shines-idUSL4N2A70WW2020-02-07
TOKYO Feb 7 The dollar held near a twoweek high versus the yen on Friday on upbeat U.S. economic data ahead of a key jobs report while the yuan eased and financial markets remained on tenterhooks as the death toll from a new coronavirus in China jumped yet again NegativeDollar stands tall before NFP report http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-up-before-payrolls-yuan-slips-on-china-virus-woes-idUSL4N2A70902020-02-07
The drop in visitors from China will be of key interest for investors when Crown reports its halfyearly earnings results on Feb NeutralThe U.S.listed casino operator dropped the second tranche of a 19 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-melco-resorts/casino-operator-melco-drops-crown-deal-as-coronavirus-hits-travel-idUSKBN2002RQ2020-02-07
WASHINGTON Feb 6 Major satellite firms including Intelsat SA are expected to back Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pais proposal to provide incentive payments to free up spectrum in the key Cband by shifting existing satellite users a person familiar with the matter said on Thursday PositiveWASHINGTON Feb 6 Major satellite firms including Intelsat SA are expected to back Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pais proposal to provide incentive payments to free up spectrum in the key Cband by shifting existing satellite users a person familiar with the matter said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-wireless/satellite-firms-expected-to-back-fcc-plan-on-spectrum-incentive-payments-source-idUSL1N2A60XQ2020-02-07
A full resumption will take at least one to two weeks from Feb NegativeTAIPEI Taiwans Foxconn http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-foxconn/foxconn-sees-full-china-production-resuming-late-february-source-idUSKBN1ZZ10B2020-02-06
Analysts expect HSBC to report pretax profit for 2019 of about billion on Feb PositiveHSBC declined to comment http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-hsbc-hldg-strategy-exclusive/exclusive-hsbc-to-axe-senior-managers-in-strategy-shift-sources-idUSKBN1ZZ1KQ2020-02-06
Chinas National Health Commission said another 3694 coronavirus cases were reported throughout the country on Feb NegativeTOKYO Ten more people on a quarantined cruise liner in a Japanese port have tested positive for coronavirus officials said on Thursday taking the number of infected passengers to 20 with test results on more than 170 still pending http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-china-health-japan-cruise/twenty-virus-infections-on-cruise-ship-in-japan-passengers-confined-to-cabins-idUSKBN1ZZ3602020-02-06
Feb 5 Qualcomm Inc forecast secondquarter revenue largely above Wall Street estimates on Wednesday in the latest sign that a protracted slowdown in chip industry has bottomed out NegativeFeb 5 Qualcomm Inc forecast secondquarter revenue largely above Wall Street estimates on Wednesday in the latest sign that a protracted slowdown in chip industry has bottomed out http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/qualcomm-results/qualcomm-forecasts-current-quarter-revenue-above-estimates-idUSL4N2A54ET2020-02-06
Feb 5 Qualcomm Inc forecast secondquarter revenue largely above Wall Street estimates on Wednesday in the latest sign that a protracted slowdown in the global chip industry has bottomed out Negativesegment revenue in paragraph 8 to http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/qualcomm-results/corrected-update-2-qualcomm-forecasts-current-quarter-revenue-above-estimates-idUSL4N2A54FB2020-02-06
Feb 6 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers PositiveFeb 6 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-press-business/press-digest-british-business-feb-6-idUSL4N2A607L2020-02-06
He was referring to the cancellation of a Feb NegativeThe air transport sector already reeling from China passenger flight cancellations designed to slow the spread of coronavirus now faces mounting freight and logistics disruption with broader repercussions at stake economists warn http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-airlines-freight/coronavirus-turmoil-spreads-to-airline-cargo-operations-idUSKBN1ZZ09S2020-02-06
In a separate statement the finance ministry said the tariffs reduction corresponds with the those announced by the United States on Chinese goods which were also scheduled for Feb NegativeBEIJING China on Thursday said it would halve additional tariffs levied against 1717 U.S. goods last year following the signing of a Phase 1 trade deal that brought a truce to a bruising trade war between the worlds two largest economies http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-china-tariffs/china-to-halve-tariffs-on-some-u-s-imports-as-virus-risks-escalate-idUSKBN2000C02020-02-06
Its shares will start trading on Feb NeutralKONG Thailands largest retailer Central Retail Corp priced its initial public offering near the top end of an indicative range in a deal worth about http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-central-retail-ipo/thailands-largest-ipo-braves-market-priced-near-top-of-range-idUSKBN1ZZ0CO2020-02-06
Magistrate Nthabiseng Moopisa said the trial would start on Feb NeutralMASERU The wife of Lesothos Prime Minister Thomas Thabane appeared in court on Wednesday charged with murdering his previous wife two days before he took office in 2017 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-lesotho-politics/lesotho-pms-wife-in-court-charged-with-killing-his-previous-wife-idUSKBN1ZZ2882020-02-06
NEW YORK Feb 5 A woman who claims Harvey Weinstein trapped her in a hotel bathroom and masturbated in front of her is expected to take the stand in the New York rape trial of the former Hollywood producer Negativeyear to 2013 from 2012 in paragraph http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/people-harvey-weinstein/corrected-actress-who-says-weinstein-masturbated-in-front-of-her-expected-to-take-stand-in-rape-trial-idUSL1N2A51002020-02-06
NEW YORK Feb 5 The dollar gained and a gauge of global equity markets surged for a third day on Wednesday as expectations of more central bank stimulus and reports suggesting scientists were closing in on a vaccine for the deadly coronavirus boosted sentiment Neutraloil gold settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-rally-on-virus-vaccine-hopes-dollar-gains-idUSL1N2A51AF2020-02-06
SHANGHAI Feb 5 Shanghai sports authorities have recommended the suspension of all sporting events in the city due to the coronavirus outbreak casting further doubt on whether the Chinese Grand Prix will take place NegativeSHANGHAI Feb 5 Shanghai sports authorities have recommended the suspension of all sporting events in the city due to the coronavirus outbreak casting further doubt on whether the Chinese Grand Prix will take place http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/china-health-f1/motor-racing-chinese-gp-in-doubt-as-shanghai-suspends-all-sporting-events-idUSL4N2A53HC2020-02-06
SINGAPORE Feb 6 The U.S. dollar stood tall on Thursday supported by firm domestic data and hopes the coronavirus economic impact could be limited even as the human toll continued to climb NegativeYen soft Aussie firm on virus optimism http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-solid-u-s-data-and-virus-optimism-supports-dollar-idUSL4N2A60BH2020-02-06
TOKYO Feb 6 Asian stocks edged up on Thursday cheered by record closes in Wall Street benchmarks after encouraging economic data and after China announced a cut in tariffs on some imported goods from the United States PositiveWHO says no breakthrough reported on coronavirus drugs http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-gain-after-china-cuts-trade-tariffs-solid-u-s-data-idUSL4N2A61EM2020-02-06
We will be very glad if the return rate could hit Feb PositiveTAIPEI Taiwans Foxconn http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-foxconn/foxconn-sees-full-china-production-resuming-late-february-source-idUSKBN1ZZ10B2020-02-06
in Chinas financial hub of Shanghai will remain shut until at least the end of February authorities said NegativeThe death toll from a new coronavirus in mainland China crossed 560 on Thursday as experts intensified efforts to find a vaccine for a disease that has shut down Chinese cities and forced thousands more into quarantine around the world http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-health-latest/factbox-latest-on-the-coronavirus-spreading-in-china-and-beyond-idUSKBN20009I2020-02-06
An agriculture ministry official said Paju must continue to hunt wild boars through February before swine feverrelated ministries decide whether it is safe for tours to resume NeutralPAJU South Korea For the first time in 10 years Kong Jiyes chocolatemaking machines sit idle in Paju city near the demilitarized zone that separates the two Koreas http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-southkorea-swinefever/no-box-of-chocolates-south-korea-border-town-laid-low-by-swine-fever-not-shells-from-north-idUSKBN1ZZ03O2020-02-05
Biebers new album will be released on Feb PositiveTeen heartthrob Justin Bieber has opened up about his past heavy drug abuse calling it an escape from the pressures of fame that he decided to stop only when he felt he was dying http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-justin-bieber/justin-bieber-on-drug-abuse-it-was-legit-crazy-scary-idUSKBN1ZY2KP2020-02-05
Both also plan to resume production at their Chinese factories after Feb PositiveSEOUL Hyundai Motor http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-hyundai-motor-virus-china/hyundai-to-halt-south-korea-output-as-china-virus-disrupts-parts-supply-idUSKBN1ZY0GG2020-02-05
Dont buy masses of medical the Primorsk regions government wrote on social media adding that the next big delivery of masks was not expected until Feb PositiveMOSCOW Russia said on Tuesday it was preparing for the potential spread of Chinas coronavirus as authorities closed schools and cancelled public events in some regions though officials attributed that simply to flu http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-china-health-russia/russia-sets-up-siberia-quarantine-to-prepare-for-potential-virus-spread-idUSKBN1ZY13N2020-02-05
Feb 4 European shares opened higher on Tuesday extending their recovery from a sharp selloff last week that was driven by concerns over a virus outbreak in China with the basic resources sector leading gains Positivea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-rise-in-early-trade-resources-lead-idUSL4N2A423T2020-02-05
Feb 4 Saudi Arabia has signed an agreement with a fund linked to Chinas Alibaba to build a new headquarters in a media in the kingdoms capital the Saudi minister of culture said on Tuesday Positiveto amend ministers title in paragraphs 2 and http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/saudi-media/refile-alibaba-backed-fund-to-build-hq-in-saudi-media-city-idUSL4N2A430O2020-02-05
It plans to raise around million and will launch the offering on Feb PositiveAramco has demonstrated the full power of the Saudi said Mohammed Ali Yasin chief strategy officer at Al Dhabi Capital Ltd in Abu Dhabi http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-deals/taps-open-for-saudi-listings-after-aramcos-record-ipo-idUSKBN1ZY1T12020-02-05
LONDON Feb 4 World markets bounced on Tuesday with Chinese stocks reversing some of a previous coronavirusrelated plunge amid official efforts to soothe nerves and both Europe and metals scoring their best day of the year so far PositiveEuropean stocks bounce Wall St points to positive start http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-commodities-firmer-as-china-works-to-cool-virus-worries-idUSL8N2A44MX2020-02-05
NEW YORK Feb 4 A woman who says Harvey Weinstein raped her is expected to face her third day of crossexamination by the former Hollywood producers lawyer on Tuesday after the previous day was cut short when she broke down in sobs on the witness stand NegativeNEW YORK Feb 4 A woman who says Harvey Weinstein raped her is expected to face her third day of crossexamination by the former Hollywood producers lawyer on Tuesday after the previous day was cut short when she broke down in sobs on the witness stand http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/people-harvey-weinstein/weinstein-accuser-who-broke-down-on-stand-faces-third-day-of-cross-examination-idUSL1N2A31QJ2020-02-05
NEW YORK Feb 4 Crude oil prices rebounded and global equity markets surged on Tuesday as Chinas efforts to minimize the economic impact from the coronavirus epidemic spurred investors risk appetite PositiveCrude prices rebound from more than oneyear lows http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-surge-oil-rebounds-on-china-virus-efforts-idUSL8N2A44Y82020-02-05
NEW YORK Feb 4 The dollar strengthened and global equity markets surged on Tuesday with Wall Streets Nasdaq index hitting a record high as investors took heart from Chinas efforts to minimize the economic impact from the coronavirus epidemic Positiveoil gold settlement prices close of European http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-surge-safe-havens-fall-as-confidence-grows-in-chinas-virus-efforts-idUSL1N2A41792020-02-05
Producers are weighing further output cuts and moving a planned policy meeting to February rather than March NeutralSINGAPORE Oil prices climbed more than on Wednesday boosted by news that OPEC and its producer allies are weighing further output cuts to counter a potential squeeze on global oil demand resulting from Chinas fastspreading coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-gains-more-than-1-on-hopes-for-output-cuts-to-counter-china-virus-impact-idUSKBN1ZZ0612020-02-05
SINGAPORE Feb 5 Singapores central bank said its exchange ratebased monetary policy stance remains unchanged and added that it has room to ease if needed amid the weakening economic conditions due to the outbreak of the coronavirus in China NegativeSINGAPORE Feb 5 Singapores central bank said its exchange ratebased monetary policy stance remains unchanged and added that it has room to ease if needed amid the weakening economic conditions due to the outbreak of the coronavirus in China http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/singapore-cenbank/singapore-central-bank-says-policy-stance-remains-unchanged-idUSL4N2A50O42020-02-05
TASHKENT Feb 5 Uzbekistan has evacuated 84 people from the Chinese city of Wuhan the epicentre of a coronavirus outbreak and will place them in quarantine upon arrival in Tashkent the Central Asian nations state airline said on Wednesday NegativeTASHKENT Feb 5 Uzbekistan has evacuated 84 people from the Chinese city of Wuhan the epicentre of a coronavirus outbreak and will place them in quarantine upon arrival in Tashkent the Central Asian nations state airline said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/china-health-uzbekistan-evacuation/uzbekistan-evacuates-84-people-from-chinas-wuhan-idUSL8N2A50RM2020-02-05
TOKYO Feb 5 Around 3700 people are facing at least two weeks locked away on a cruise liner anchored off Japan after health officials confirmed on Wednesday that 10 people on the ship had tested positive for coronavirus and more cases were possible Negativecruise schedules in paras 4 11 and http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/china-health-japan-ship/corrected-update-3-passengers-quarantined-on-coronavirus-hit-cruise-ship-off-japan-idUSL4N2A44ZL2020-02-05
TOKYO Feb 5 Asian stocks steadied on Wednesday as Chinese stocks nudged higher on hopes of additional stimulus to lessen the economic impact of a coronavirus outbreak but risks remain as the illness continues to spread and the death toll neared 500 NegativeFinancial markets trying to shake off virus woes http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-shares-up-as-china-stocks-edge-higher-but-caution-prevails-idUSL4N2A50JT2020-02-05
TOKYO Feb 5 Japanese shares climbed more than on Wednesday as gains on Wall Street and a weaker yen buoyed investor sentiment although the rally was limited by worries over the fastspreading coronavirus outbreak NegativeTOKYO Feb 5 Japanese shares climbed more than on Wednesday as gains on Wall Street and a weaker yen buoyed investor sentiment although the rally was limited by worries over the fastspreading coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/nikkei-rises-on-wall-street-rally-softer-yen-china-virus-fears-weigh-idUSL4N2A50XR2020-02-05
The FCC asked the companies to take measures to prevent the calls and to respond to questions by Feb NegativeWASHINGTON The Federal Communications Commission on Tuesday urged seven gateway service voice providers to assist in tracking down the originators of illegal foreign robocalls http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-robocalls-fraud/u-s-agency-urges-u-s-voice-providers-to-support-robocall-crackdown-idUSKBN1ZY2D02020-02-05
The Joint Technical Committee of the is meeting over Feb PositiveVLADIKAVKAZ Russia Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Tuesday that he could not say for sure if it was time to tighten oil output curbs amid an outbreak of a new coronavirus and slump in oil prices http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-oil-opec-russia-novak/russias-novak-cant-say-if-its-time-to-deepen-oil-output-cuts-idUSKBN1ZY1HJ2020-02-05
The Shanghai site and one Chongqing plant must remain closed until Feb 10 the CEO said NeutralIt cut its revenue forecast by around to 960 million euros http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-at-s-results/ats-shares-plummet-after-it-cuts-forecast-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN1ZY0L52020-02-05
The United Arab Emirates of which Dubai is a part is suspending all passenger flights to and from mainland China except Beijing from Feb NegativeDOHA Dubai International Airport the worlds busiest airport for international travelers handled 86 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-dubai-airport/dubai-airport-sees-first-ever-annual-drop-in-passenger-traffic-in-2019-idUSKBN1ZZ0CS2020-02-05
The approval may help speed up testing in the United States for the virus which has infected 11 people in the country as of Feb PositiveThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday granted emergency use approval for state public health laboratories to start testing for the new flulike coronavirus from China using kits developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-china-health-usa/u-s-expands-use-of-coronavirus-diagnostic-test-idUSKBN1ZY2U52020-02-05
The deadline for binding bids for the whole business is midFebruary NeutralThe deadline for binding bids for the whole business is midFebruary http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-thyssenkrupp-m-a-kone/ups-and-downs-the-battle-to-buy-thyssenkrupps-elevator-unit-idUSKBN1ZY2692020-02-05
The plan for February was the same the sources said PositiveThe presidents of Russia and Belarus Vladimir Putin and Alexander Lukashenko will meet on Friday the Kremlin said as the oil row between the two rolls into a second month forcing Minsk to look for crude from as far afield as the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-belarus-oil-russia-kremlin/russia-belarus-leaders-meet-on-friday-as-oil-row-rolls-on-idUSKBN1ZY0Z22020-02-05
WASHINGTON Feb 4 The executive committee of the state attorneys general investigating Alphabets Google wrapped up a meeting on Tuesday afternoon with U.S. Justice Department officials to coordinate efforts officials told Reuters NegativeWASHINGTON Feb 4 The executive committee of the state attorneys general investigating Alphabets Google wrapped up a meeting on Tuesday afternoon with U.S. Justice Department officials to coordinate efforts officials told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-google/state-ags-justice-department-discuss-google-anti-trust-probe-idUSL1N2A41DZ2020-02-05
WASHINGTON The Nevada Democratic Party said on Tuesday it will not use the same app that led to delayed reporting of Iowas Monday presidential caucus results for Nevadas caucuses on Feb NegativeWASHINGTON The Nevada Democratic Party said on Tuesday it will not use the same app that led to delayed reporting of Iowas Monday presidential caucus results for Nevadas caucuses on Feb http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-nevada/nevada-democrats-will-not-use-reporting-app-that-led-to-iowas-delayed-caucus-results-idUSKBN1ZY2DO2020-02-05
A hotline was set up to encourage employees to report those who had broken the rules with a monetary award of 200 yuan the note dated Feb PositiveTAIPEI Foxconn could see a production impact and shipments to customers including Apple face disruption if a Chinese factory halt due to the coronavirus outbreak extends into a second week a person with direct knowledge of the matter said http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-china-health-foxconn-exclusive/exclusive-outbreak-to-hit-iphone-output-if-china-extends-foxconn-factory-halt-source-idUSKBN1ZX1ZH2020-02-04
BRUSSELS The European Commission on Monday published a negotiating mandate for EU governments to endorse on Feb PositiveBRUSSELS The European Commission on Monday published a negotiating mandate for EU governments to endorse on Feb http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-factbox/what-the-eu-wants-commission-outlines-post-brexit-deal-with-london-idUSKBN1ZX2GO2020-02-04
Feb 3 Alphabet Incs YouTube on Monday reinforced its guidelines on tackling fake or misleading electionrelated content on its platform as the United States gears up for the presidential election later this year PositiveFeb 3 Alphabet Incs YouTube on Monday reinforced its guidelines on tackling fake or misleading electionrelated content on its platform as the United States gears up for the presidential election later this year http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/alphabet-election/youtube-reinforces-guidelines-on-fighting-misleading-election-content-idUSL4N2A33872020-02-04
Feb 3 European shares opened a tad higher on Monday as investors were relieved that the UK finally exited the EU although concerns over the growing Chinese coronavirus dampened enthusiasm Negativea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-inch-higher-on-brexit-relief-coronavirus-fears-cap-gains-idUSL4N2A32DG2020-02-04
Formally known as The Shows the weeks worth of presentations runway productions parties and other promotional events kicks off on Feb PositiveNEW YORK Fresh on the heels of Paris glittering couture week the sartorial spotlight shifts to New York as designers gear up to present looks for fall and winter 2020 starting on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-fashion-new-york-preview/new-york-fashion-week-kicks-off-in-shadow-of-oscars-idUSKBN1ZY0F92020-02-04
Hyundais South Korean factories will be fully idled from Feb NegativeSEOUL Hyundai Motor http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hyundai-motor-virus-china/hyundai-motor-suspends-output-as-coronavirus-disrupts-supply-chain-idUSKBN1ZY0GG2020-02-04
It would also set him up nicely to prevail in the next nominating contest in New Hampshire on Feb PositiveFive Democratic candidates are considered to have viable shots at winning or placing highly in the Iowa caucuses on Monday the first nominating contest of the 2020 presidential election http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-iowa-analysis/what-the-iowa-caucuses-could-mean-for-democratic-presidential-candidates-idUSKBN1ZX1GG2020-02-04
LONDON Feb 3 A new study on meat consumption has found that people who eat red and processed meat have higher risks of heart disease and early death contradicting recent research that suggested cutting out meat has few health benefits NegativeLONDON Feb 3 A new study on meat consumption has found that people who eat red and processed meat have higher risks of heart disease and early death contradicting recent research that suggested cutting out meat has few health benefits http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-meat/conflicting-studies-point-to-meat-moderation-as-healthy-diet-idUSKBN1ZX24H2020-02-04
LONDON Feb 3 Chinas offshore yuan dropped to a more than sevenweek low on Monday but a drop in the safehaven Japanese yen suggested fears surrounding the spread of coronavirus in China were ebbing for now Negativeheadline and paragraph 1 show yen down not http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/corrected-forex-chinas-yuan-weakens-but-falling-yen-points-to-risk-recovery-idUSL8N2A32WX2020-02-04
LONDON Feb 3 The Chinese Grand Prix is set to be discussed by Formula One this week amid speculation the April 19 Shanghai race could join a growing list of sporting events hit by the coronavirus PositiveLONDON Feb 3 The Chinese Grand Prix is set to be discussed by Formula One this week amid speculation the April 19 Shanghai race could join a growing list of sporting events hit by the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/health-china-f1/motor-racing-red-bull-boss-trusts-f1-to-make-right-call-on-chinese-gp-idUSL4N2A348T2020-02-04
Mishushin also proposed postponing Russias annual economic forum in the Black Sea resort of Sochi which was initially set for Feb NegativeMOSCOW Russia said on Monday it may deport foreigners who test positive for coronavirus as Russian military planes flew in to evacuate its citizens from the Chinese province at the epicenter of the outbreak which has killed 361 people http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-china-health-russia/russia-may-deport-foreigners-with-coronavirus-halts-trains-to-china-idUSKBN1ZX0MC2020-02-04
NEW YORK Feb 3 A onetime aspiring actress who has said movie producer Harvey Weinstein raped her in the course of an extremely relationship is expected to return to Manhattan criminal court on Monday to face further crossexamination NegativeNEW YORK Feb 3 A onetime aspiring actress who has said movie producer Harvey Weinstein raped her in the course of an extremely relationship is expected to return to Manhattan criminal court on Monday to face further crossexamination http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/people-harvey-weinstein/weinstein-defense-expected-to-further-challenge-rape-accusers-testimony-idUSL1N2A02BH2020-02-04
NEW YORK Feb 3 The dollar strengthened and a gauge of global stocks jumped lifted by an unexpected rebound in U.S. manufacturing that helped temper fears that caused stocks overnight in Asia to plunge on the potential impact of the coronavirus in China Negativeoil gold settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-jump-as-china-markets-reopen-dollar-gains-idUSL1N2A30YS2020-02-04
Nina Kao TSMCs spokeswoman told Reuters that the company currently maintains partial in China and it plans to resume full operation on Feb 10 PositiveSHANGHAI Some technology firms in China have maintained operations to manufacture parts and products despite government calls in various cities and provinces for companies to halt work to help stop the spread of a new coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-china-health-tech-huawei/huawei-chinese-chip-makers-keep-factories-humming-despite-virus-outbreak-idUSKBN1ZX0CX2020-02-04
Renaults plant where it employs around 2000 people had been to reopen on Feb PositiveRenaults plant where it employs around 2000 people had been to reopen on Feb http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-health-autos-renault/frances-renault-extends-wuhan-plant-closure-to-feb-13-idUSKBN1ZX12B2020-02-04
SEOUL Feb 3 Supporting their presidents efforts to rein in runaway home prices in affluent parts of Seoul was a priority for a majority of South Koreas central bank policymakers last month when they voted to keep interest rates unchanged sources familiar with their thinking said Positivewith no changes to http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/southkorea-economy-cenbank/rpt-s-korean-mission-to-cool-home-prices-puts-central-bank-in-quandary-idUSL4N2A339C2020-02-04
SHANGHAI Feb 4 Chinas central bank on Tuesday set its official yuan midpoint at the lowest in over one month to reflect sharp losses in the spot yuan in the previous session NegativeSHANGHAI Feb 4 Chinas central bank on Tuesday set its official yuan midpoint at the lowest in over one month to reflect sharp losses in the spot yuan in the previous session http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-yuan/china-sets-yuan-midpoint-at-lowest-since-late-dec-idUSAZN0FLW002020-02-04
SHANGHAI Feb 4 Chinas central bank said on Tuesday that its huge liquidity injections through open market operations this week showed its determination to stabilise financial market expectations and restore market confidence PositiveSHANGHAI Feb 4 Chinas central bank said on Tuesday that its huge liquidity injections through open market operations this week showed its determination to stabilise financial market expectations and restore market confidence http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-markets-pboc/china-cbank-says-huge-cash-injections-to-stabilise-market-expectations-restore-confidence-idUSB9N29N00J2020-02-04
SINGAPORE Feb 4 The Singapore Airshow Asias biggest gathering of aerospace and defence industry executives will go ahead as planned but a meeting of international aviation officials has been cancelled organisers said in a statement on Tuesday PositiveSINGAPORE Feb 4 The Singapore Airshow Asias biggest gathering of aerospace and defence industry executives will go ahead as planned but a meeting of international aviation officials has been cancelled organisers said in a statement on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/singapore-airshow/singapore-airshow-to-go-ahead-despite-virus-worries-idUSL4N2A00332020-02-04
SYDNEY Feb 4 A fragile calm gripped Asian shares on Tuesday as investors waited anxiously to see if Beijing could stem the rout in Chinese assets while oil hit 13month lows as the coronavirus throttled demand in the worlds biggest importer of fuel NegativeEyes on China stocks after Wall St bounces http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asia-shares-fragile-amid-china-worries-oil-sinks-idUSL4N2A348D2020-02-04
She added that charter flights bringing Russian citizens home from China could be suspended on Feb NegativeMOSCOW Russia will from Tuesday temporarily restrict the entry of foreigners arriving from China due to the coronavirus Russias Deputy Prime Minister Tatiana Golikova said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-china-health-russia-flights/russia-to-restrict-foreign-arrivals-from-china-over-virus-fears-deputy-pm-idUSKBN1ZX1RL2020-02-04
The Japanese car maker also said production in Hubei province the epicenter of the epidemic will start sometime after Feb NegativeSHANGHAI Nissan Motor http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-nissan/nissan-weighs-restarting-china-production-in-dongfeng-venture-after-february-10-idUSKBN1ZY0EI2020-02-04
The first part of the asset swap was completed in February 2019 when acquired in Rusal raising its stake to 50 PositiveMOSCOW Russias Group http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-en-glencore-swap/en-raises-stake-in-rusal-to-57-after-glencore-asset-swap-idUSKBN1ZX21R2020-02-04
The news adds to a series of pullouts by companies from the main Singapore Airshow which is scheduled to begin on Feb NeutralA meeting of international aviation officials due to be held in Singapore on the eve of Asias largest annual aerospace event has been canceled because of coronavirus fears participants said raising doubts that the broader event will go ahead http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-singapore-airshow/major-summit-on-eve-of-singapore-airshow-canceled-on-coronavirus-fears-idUSKBN1ZX08L2020-02-04
The tricky question is whether we will be able to resume production Feb NeutralTAIPEI Foxconn could see a production impact and shipments to customers including Apple face disruption if a Chinese factory halt due to the coronavirus outbreak extends into a second week a person with direct knowledge of the matter said http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-china-health-foxconn-exclusive/exclusive-outbreak-to-hit-iphone-output-if-china-extends-foxconn-factory-halt-source-idUSKBN1ZX1ZH2020-02-04
WASHINGTON Feb 3 were found in Iowas Democratic presidential caucus results the Iowa Democratic Party said in an email on Monday adding it was due to a reporting and that tabulations would continue NeutralWASHINGTON Feb 3 were found in Iowas Democratic presidential caucus results the Iowa Democratic Party said in an email on Monday adding it was due to a reporting and that tabulations would continue http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/amers-election-inconsistencies/iowa-democratic-party-says-inconsistencies-found-in-caucus-results-idUSL1N2A403Q2020-02-04
A company spokesman had earlier said on Sunday that the automaker planned to resume production on Feb PositiveSHANGHAI Japanese automaker Honda Motor Co http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-honda/honda-to-close-wuhan-plants-until-feb-13-no-restart-date-set-idUSKBN1ZW0JX2020-02-03
Apple Inc said on Saturday it would close all its stores and offices in China until Feb NegativeThe death toll from the new coronavirus in Chinas Hubei province rose by 56 to 350 on Monday Chinese state television reported citing official figures after the Philippines on Sunday reported the first death outside China http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-latest/factbox-latest-on-the-coronavirus-spreading-in-china-and-beyond-idUSKBN1ZX0542020-02-03
Chinas factory activity stalled in January as export orders fell and analysts expect a big plunge in Februarys data as the virus outbreak hits demand in the country NegativeSINGAPORE Oil prices extended their losses on Monday dragged down by worries about lower demand in China the worlds largest oil importer following a coronavirus outbreak there http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-extends-decline-as-virus-hits-china-demand-idUSKBN1ZX0332020-02-03
KUWAIT Kuwait and Saudi Arabia have started preparation work to resume crude oil production from the alKhafji oilfield jointly operated by the two countries with initial output expected around the end of February two industry sources said PositiveKUWAIT Kuwait and Saudi Arabia have started preparation work to resume crude oil production from the alKhafji oilfield jointly operated by the two countries with initial output expected around the end of February two industry sources said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-kuwait-saudi-oil/kuwait-and-saudi-arabia-start-work-to-resume-oil-output-from-khafji-sources-idUSKBN1ZW0BC2020-02-03
Kuwait newspaper AlRai reported on Sunday that production at alKhafji will start by the end of February and that testing of oil and gas pipelines and facilities has already begun NeutralKUWAIT Kuwait and Saudi Arabia have started preparation work to resume crude oil production from the alKhafji oilfield jointly operated by the two countries with initial output expected around the end of February two industry sources said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-kuwait-saudi-oil/kuwait-and-saudi-arabia-start-work-to-resume-oil-output-from-khafji-sources-idUSKBN1ZW0BC2020-02-03
Leishenshan or thundergod is scheduled to be completed on Feb 5 NeutralChinese stock and commodity markets fell heavily on Monday as the death toll from a coronavirus epidemic in China rose to 361 and investors retreated into safehaven assets in the first trading session after an extended Lunar New Year break http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-health/chinese-markets-plunge-as-rising-virus-death-toll-fuels-fears-for-global-growth-idUSKBN1ZX00T2020-02-03
New York University where more than 7000 Chinese students go to college has pushed back the start of its spring semester at NYU Shanghai by two weeks to Feb PositiveOn its sprawling campus in Americas heartland thousands of miles from China the University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign has taken aggressive steps to keep the fastspreading coronavirus away from its classrooms and students http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-china-health-usa-education/u-s-universities-set-up-front-line-defenses-to-keep-coronavirus-at-bay-idUSKBN1ZW0FD2020-02-03
OPEC and nonOPECs Joint Technical Committee has scheduled a meeting over Feb PositiveOPEC and nonOPECs Joint Technical Committee has scheduled a meeting over Feb http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-oil-opec-meeting/opec-technical-panel-to-meet-feb-4-5-to-discuss-coronavirus-impact-sources-idUSKBN1ZW0GK2020-02-03
SHANGHAI Feb 3 Chinas cut to its reverse repo rate should alleviate the shock to the real economy from a virus outbreak and is a good move to stabilise expectations and restore financial market confidence a central bank adviser said on Monday NegativeSHANGHAI Feb 3 Chinas cut to its reverse repo rate should alleviate the shock to the real economy from a virus outbreak and is a good move to stabilise expectations and restore financial market confidence a central bank adviser said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-markets-rates/china-cbanks-reverse-repo-rate-cut-to-alleviate-economy-shock-adviser-idUSB9N29N00D2020-02-03
SHANGHAI Feb 3 Chinas securities regulator has urged mutual fund managers not to sell shares unless they face investor redemptions four sources told Reuters as the countrys stock markets plunged on Monday amid a growing virus outbreak NegativeSHANGHAI Feb 3 Chinas securities regulator has urged mutual fund managers not to sell shares unless they face investor redemptions four sources told Reuters as the countrys stock markets plunged on Monday amid a growing virus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-market-regulator-guidance/china-regulator-urges-fund-managers-not-to-sell-shares-unless-they-face-redemptions-sources-idUSB9N2A200C2020-02-03
TOKYO Feb 3 Chinas yuan and its proxy the Australian dollar were poised for vulnerable day of trade on Monday in favour of safeharbour currencies in reaction to authorities drastic steps worldwide to curb the spread of a new virus which originated in China Negativenear decade all eyes on Shanghai reopening markets http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-yuan-aussie-on-tenterhooks-ahead-of-china-market-re-opening-idUSL4N2A301A2020-02-03
The deputy administrator of the Civil Aviation Administration of China Li Jian is no longer listed as a speaker at a preshow leadership conference on Feb NegativeSome aerospace companies including business jet manufacturers Textron Inc and General Dynamics Corps Gulfstream division said they no longer planned to attend the Singapore Airshow due to the new coronavirus epidemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore-airshow/some-exhibitors-drop-out-of-singapore-airshow-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN1ZX08L2020-02-03
The two will go headtohead again at the Oscars on Feb NeutralLONDON First World War drama was the big winner at the BAFTAs on Sunday picking up seven awards including best picture and director for Sam Mendes at a glittering ceremony that made headlines for a glaring lack of diversity among nominees http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-bafta/1917-wins-best-film-and-best-director-at-bafta-awards-idUSKBN1ZW0SG2020-02-03
This year South Carolina votes on Feb NeutralWASHINGTON The Democratic Party will officially nominate a 2020 presidential candidate at its convention in July a process that begins on Monday with the Iowa caucuses and ends with the Puerto Rico primary in June http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-democrats-explainer/explainer-how-the-path-to-the-democratic-presidential-nomination-is-different-in-2020-idUSKBN1ZW0D82020-02-03
1 and the last returning flights from China will leave China on Feb NegativeAirlines are suspending flights to China in the wake of the new coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/airlines-suspend-china-flights-because-of-coronavirus-idUSKBN1ZU1312020-02-02
BEIJING The number of deaths in Chinas central Hubei province from the new coronavirus outbreak had risen by 45 to 294 as of the end of Feb NegativeBEIJING The number of deaths in Chinas central Hubei province from the new coronavirus outbreak had risen by 45 to 294 as of the end of Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-hubei/chinas-hubei-province-reports-rise-in-coronavirus-deaths-to-294-idUSKBN1ZV4082020-02-02
BEIRUT Feb 1 The Lebanese government has received a central bank circular aimed at regulating relationships between banks and their customers and will study and decide on it within days Finance Minister Ghazi Wazni told broadcaster LBC on Saturday Neutralbackground Wazni http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/lebanon-crisis-circular/update-1-lebanon-to-decide-on-circular-regulating-bank-customer-relationships-report-idUSL8N2A10AV2020-02-02
BEIRUT Feb 1 The Lebanese government has received a central bank circular aimed at regulating the relationship between banks and their customers and will study and decide on it within days Finance Minister Ghazi Wazni told broadcaster LBC on Saturday NeutralBEIRUT Feb 1 The Lebanese government has received a central bank circular aimed at regulating the relationship between banks and their customers and will study and decide on it within days Finance Minister Ghazi Wazni told broadcaster LBC on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/lebanon-crisis-circular/lebanon-to-decide-on-circular-regulating-bank-customer-relationships-report-idUSL8N2A10AA2020-02-02
Budget carrier Vietjet Air and the national firm Vietnam Airlines earlier said they would suspend all flights to and from China from Feb NegativeHANOI Vietnam declared a public health emergency over the coronavirus epidemic on Saturday and said it would halt all flights to and from China http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-vietnam-flights/vietnam-bans-all-flights-to-and-from-china-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN1ZW03X2020-02-02
Budget carrier Vietjet Air said it had suspended all flights to and from mainland China from Feb NegativeHANOI Vietnam Airlines and Vietjet Air will resume flights to Hong Kong Taiwan and Macau from Sunday the companies said after the Hanoi government eased restrictions over virus concerns http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-vietnam-flights/vietnam-airlines-resume-flights-to-taiwan-hong-kong-and-macau-after-government-lifts-bans-idUSKBN1ZW05C2020-02-02
Delta Air Lines accelerated earlier anounced the last Chinabound flights will leave on Feb NegativeAirlines are suspending flights to China in the wake of the new coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/airlines-suspend-china-flights-because-of-coronavirus-idUSKBN1ZU1312020-02-02
FRANKFURT Feb 1 More than 100 Germans and family members landed in Frankfurt on Saturday after being evacuated from the Chinese city Wuhan for checks for the fastspreading coronavirus and two weeks quarantine prompting the health minister to call for calm NegativeFRANKFURT Feb 1 More than 100 Germans and family members landed in Frankfurt on Saturday after being evacuated from the Chinese city Wuhan for checks for the fastspreading coronavirus and two weeks quarantine prompting the health minister to call for calm http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-health-germany/germany-calls-for-calm-as-evacuees-return-from-chinas-wuhan-idUSL8N2A06DC2020-02-02
Feb 1 Apple Inc on Saturday said it has decided to shut down all of its official stores in mainland China until Feb 9 NegativeFeb 1 Apple Inc on Saturday said it has decided to shut down all of its official stores in mainland China until Feb 9 http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/china-health-apple/apple-to-shut-down-all-official-stores-in-chinese-mainland-due-to-virus-outbreak-idUSFWN2A018Z2020-02-02
Feb 1 Indian Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday unveiled the budget for fiscal vowing to boost income of Indians and their purchasing power in a bid to revive domestic economic growth Positivemore http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/india-budget-views/industry-views-india-budget-focuses-on-tax-cuts-farm-spending-to-revive-growth-idUSL4N2A10EY2020-02-02
Feb 2 New Zealand announced on Sunday it would bar entry into the country from all foreign nationals arriving from mainland China due too the increasing threat from the coronavirus epidemic Negativedetails of no cases of coronavirus in New Zealand and of Australias prior announcement and evacuation plans http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/china-health-new-zealand/update-1-new-zealand-to-bar-entry-to-foreigners-travelling-from-mainland-china-idUSL4N2A202H2020-02-02
Finlands Finnair said it was canceling all flights to mainland China between Feb NegativeAirlines are suspending flights to China in the wake of the new coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/airlines-suspend-china-flights-because-of-coronavirus-idUSKBN1ZU1312020-02-02
HANOI Feb 2 Vietnam Airlines and Vietjet Air will resume flights to Hong Kong Taiwan and Macau from Sunday the companies said after the Hanoi government eased restrictions over virus concerns NegativeHANOI Feb 2 Vietnam Airlines and Vietjet Air will resume flights to Hong Kong Taiwan and Macau from Sunday the companies said after the Hanoi government eased restrictions over virus concerns http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/china-health-vietnam-flights/vietnam-airlines-resume-flights-to-taiwan-hk-and-macau-after-govt-lifts-bans-idUSL4N2A203M2020-02-02
Health officials had asked the Defense Department to provide several facilities capable of housing at least 250 people in individual rooms through Feb PositiveU.S. health officials on Saturday confirmed an eighth case of the fastspreading new coronavirus in the United States and the Pentagon said it would provide housing for people arriving from overseas who might need to be quarantined http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-usa/u-s-confirms-its-eighth-case-of-coronavirus-pentagon-to-provide-quarantine-housing-idUSKBN1ZV3XV2020-02-02
Indias national carrier Air India has canceled its MumbaiDelhiShanghai flight until Feb NegativeMUMBAI A second case of the new coronavirus has been detected in the southern state of Kerala in India the government said in a news release on Sunday days after the first case was reported in the state last week http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-india/india-reports-second-case-of-coronavirus-in-southern-state-of-kerala-idUSKBN1ZW0582020-02-02
JTB Corporation Japans largest travel agency said it was suspending tours to China throughout February Kyodo news agency reported NegativeTokyo Japan on Saturday moved to contain the economic impact of a coronavirus outbreak originating in China as strict new measures aimed at limiting the spread of the virus including targeting foreign visitors came into effect http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-china-health-japan/japan-seeks-to-contain-economic-impact-of-virus-new-measures-come-into-effect-idUSKBN1ZV3GZ2020-02-02
Many other companies meanwhile have called for employees in China to work from home and cease nonessential business travel in the first week of February NegativeApple Inc on Saturday said it would shut all of its official stores and corporate offices in mainland China until Feb 9 http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-china-health-apple/apple-to-close-all-china-mainland-stores-due-to-virus-outbreak-idUSKBN1ZV3F52020-02-02
Mathrani will join the company as the CEO from Feb PositiveSoftbank http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-wework-ceo/wework-names-real-estate-industry-veteran-mathrani-as-ceo-idUSKBN1ZV3WY2020-02-02
SEOUL Feb 2 Kim Minjuns elation at news that South Korea would evacuate its citizens from the epicentre of a virus epidemic in China quickly faded when he learned his Chinese wife would be unable to accompany him NegativeSEOUL Feb 2 Kim Minjuns elation at news that South Korea would evacuate its citizens from the epicentre of a virus epidemic in China quickly faded when he learned his Chinese wife would be unable to accompany him http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/china-health-southkorea-families/escaping-the-virus-lockdown-in-wuhan-would-have-torn-his-family-so-he-stayed-idUSL4N29Z3IU2020-02-02
The Shanghai Stock Exchange reopens on Feb 3 NeutralBEIJING The Shanghai Stock exchange said on Sunday it would extend its deadline for companies to release their annual financial reports for 2019 until April 30 as companies halt normal activities due to the outbreak of a new coronavirus in the country http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-exchange-results/shanghai-stock-exchange-extends-deadline-for-companies-release-of-2019-financial-reports-idUSKBN1ZW03B2020-02-02
The ban will be in effect for up to 14 days reviewed every 48 hours and includes all foreign travelers who left or transited through mainland China after February 2 NegativeNew Zealand announced on Sunday it would bar entry into the country from all foreign nationals arriving from mainland China due too the increasing threat from the coronavirus epidemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-new-zealand/new-zealand-to-bar-entry-to-foreigners-traveling-from-mainland-china-idUSKBN1ZW03R2020-02-02
The ban will be in effect for up to 14 days reviewed every 48 hours and includes all foreign travellers who left or transited through mainland China after February 2 Negativedetails of no cases of coronavirus in New Zealand and of Australias prior announcement and evacuation plans http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/china-health-new-zealand/update-1-new-zealand-to-bar-entry-to-foreigners-travelling-from-mainland-china-idUSL4N2A202H2020-02-02
WASHINGTON The Democratic Party on Friday announced new rules around how presidential hopefuls can qualify to take part in debates changes likely to allow billionaire media mogul Michael Bloomberg to join the stage in February PositiveWASHINGTON The Democratic Party on Friday announced new rules around how presidential hopefuls can qualify to take part in debates changes likely to allow billionaire media mogul Michael Bloomberg to join the stage in February http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-debate/democrats-announce-new-debate-rules-likely-to-allow-bloomberg-to-join-idUSKBN1ZU2UP2020-02-02
While Kim says he is well supplied he fears they might run out of powdered milk for the baby if the lockdown is extended beyond February NegativeSEOUL Kim Minjuns elation at news that South Korea would evacuate its citizens from the epicenter of a virus epidemic in China quickly faded when he learned his Chinese wife would be unable to accompany him http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-southkorea-families/escaping-the-virus-lockdown-in-wuhan-would-have-torn-his-family-so-he-stayed-idUSKBN1ZW0602020-02-02
31 it was cancelling all flights to mainland China between Feb NegativeAirlines are suspending flights to China in the wake of the new coronavirus outbreak which as of Friday had killed more than 200 people and infected nearly 10000 people http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-china-flights-because-of-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN1ZU1312020-02-01
31 it would reduce capacity on some of its routes to mainland China in February NegativeAirlines are suspending flights to China in the wake of the new coronavirus outbreak which as of Friday had killed more than 200 people and infected nearly 10000 people http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-china-flights-because-of-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN1ZU1312020-02-01
Chicagobased United announced cancellations saying last flights out of mainland China will be Feb NegativeAirlines are suspending flights to China in the wake of the new coronavirus outbreak which as of Friday had killed more than 200 people and infected nearly 10000 people http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-china-flights-because-of-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN1ZU1312020-02-01
In its statement United said the decision to operate flights until Feb NeutralAll three major U.S. airlines announced the cancellation of flights to mainland China on Friday as the U.S. government unveiled additional steps to curb the spread of the coronavirus which originated in China http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-china-health-delta-air/major-u-s-airlines-cancel-china-flights-as-government-steps-up-warnings-idUSKBN1ZU25I2020-02-01
Indeed reports that some Chinese provinces were asking companies not to restart until Feb NeutralWorld share index heads for worst week since August http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-shares-struggle-for-footing-after-virus-battered-week-idUSL8N2A04452020-02-01
JAKARTA Feb 1 Indonesian officials said on Saturday that around 250 of its nationals being evacuated from Chinas Hubei province the centre of the coronavirus epidemic will be quarantined in its Natuna Islands military base NegativeJAKARTA Feb 1 Indonesian officials said on Saturday that around 250 of its nationals being evacuated from Chinas Hubei province the centre of the coronavirus epidemic will be quarantined in its Natuna Islands military base http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/china-health-indonesia/indonesian-evacuees-from-chinas-hubei-to-be-quarantined-in-natuna-military-base-idUSL4N2A105Q2020-02-01
LONDON Feb 1 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is preparing to impose full customs and border checks on all European goods entering the United Kingdom after Brexit in an attempt to ramp up pressure on the bloc in trade talks the Telegraph newspaper reported NegativeLONDON Feb 1 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is preparing to impose full customs and border checks on all European goods entering the United Kingdom after Brexit in an attempt to ramp up pressure on the bloc in trade talks the Telegraph newspaper reported http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-trade-checks/uks-johnson-plans-full-customs-and-border-checks-on-eu-goods-telegraph-idUSL9N2850232020-02-01
MOSCOW Russia is ready to bring forward a meeting of OPEC and its allies to February from March to address a possible hit to global oil demand from coronavirus Russias energy minister said on Friday PositiveMOSCOW Russia is ready to bring forward a meeting of OPEC and its allies to February from March to address a possible hit to global oil demand from coronavirus Russias energy minister said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-opec-coronavirus/russia-ready-to-hasten-opec-meeting-to-feb-on-coronavirus-idUSKBN1ZU2H02020-02-01
MOSCOW Russia said on Friday it would begin moving its citizens out of China via its Far Eastern region on Feb NegativeMOSCOW Russia said on Friday it would begin moving its citizens out of China via its Far Eastern region on Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-china-health-russia-citizens/russia-says-it-will-begin-bringing-citizens-out-of-china-from-february-1-idUSKBN1ZU22Z2020-02-01
NEW DELHI Feb 1 Indian Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday unveiled the budget for fiscal 202021 vowing to boost income of Indians and their purchasing power in a bid to revive domestic economic growth that has slumped PositiveNEW DELHI Feb 1 Indian Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday unveiled the budget for fiscal 202021 vowing to boost income of Indians and their purchasing power in a bid to revive domestic economic growth that has slumped http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/india-budget-highlights/highlights-india-unveils-budget-aimed-at-boosting-incomes-spurring-economic-growth-idUSL4N2A048D2020-02-01
NEW DELHI The coronavirus outbreak in China could start to disrupt Indias production of smartphones if it continues to spread in February as it could delay component shipments industry executives said NegativeNEW DELHI The coronavirus outbreak in China could start to disrupt Indias production of smartphones if it continues to spread in February as it could delay component shipments industry executives said http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-china-health-india-manufacturing/china-virus-causes-scare-for-indias-smartphone-makers-idUSKBN1ZT24I2020-02-01
Organizers made the decision to put off the event which was scheduled to take place from Feb NeutralThe coronavirus epidemic continued to wreak havoc on the international sporting calendar on Saturday when the Lingshui China Masters badminton tournament part of the qualifying process for the Tokyo Olympics was postponed http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-sport/coronavirus-forces-postponement-of-badminton-olympic-qualifier-idUSKBN1ZV3BX2020-02-01
Polish carrier LOT said it had decided to temporarily suspend its flights to Beijing until Feb NegativeAirlines are suspending flights to China in the wake of the new coronavirus outbreak which as of Friday had killed more than 200 people and infected nearly 10000 people http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-china-flights-because-of-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN1ZU1312020-02-01
Qantas Airways Ltd and Air New Zealand said the international travel bans had forced them to suspend their direct flights to China from Feb NegativeSHANGHAI The number of deaths from a coronavirus epidemic in China has risen to 259 the countrys health authority said on Saturday as the United States announced new border curbs on foreign nationals who have been in China http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-health/china-coronavirus-toll-rises-to-259-u-s-border-curbs-disrupt-more-flights-idUSKBN1ZV38I2020-02-01
Sangyong Motor said it would idle its plant in the South Korean city of Pyeongtaek from Feb NegativeSome companies have warned that a coronavirus outbreak in China that has killed more than 250 people and infected thousands could disrupt supply chains or hurt bottom lines as factories and shops shut and airlines suspend flights http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-business-impact/companies-feel-impact-of-coronavirus-outbreak-in-china-idUSKBN1ZU1LG2020-02-01
Singapore airline Scoot said it was suspending all flights between Singapore and China from Feb NegativeAirlines are suspending flights to China in the wake of the new coronavirus outbreak which as of Friday had killed more than 200 people and infected nearly 10000 people http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-china-flights-because-of-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN1ZU1312020-02-01
TOKYO Japans JTB Corporation Japans biggest travel agency is suspending all tours to China including Hong Kong and Macao until February 29 Kyoto news agency reported on Friday NegativeTOKYO Japans JTB Corporation Japans biggest travel agency is suspending all tours to China including Hong Kong and Macao until February 29 Kyoto news agency reported on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-china-health-japan-travel-jtb/japans-jtb-to-cancel-all-tours-to-china-until-the-end-of-february-kyodo-idUSKBN1ZU0ZT2020-02-01
The Australian national carriers direct flights from Sydney to Beijing and Sydney to Shanghai will be halted from Feb NegativeHONG KONG Qantas Airways and Air New Zealand said on Saturday they were suspending direct flights from their countries to mainland China in response to travel restrictions imposed in the wake of the coronavirus crisis http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-qantas/qantas-and-air-nz-suspend-china-flights-due-to-coronavirus-curbs-idUSKBN1ZV3CN2020-02-01
The automaker also said it would keep some of its offices in China closed through Feb NeutralTOKYO Mitsubishi Motors Corp http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-mitsubishimotors-results/mitsubishi-motors-posts-surprise-third-quarter-operating-loss-as-car-sales-slide-idUSKBN1ZU0PV2020-02-01
The new travel ban will take effect on Feb NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump issued an expanded version of his travel ban on Friday that targets prospective immigrants from Nigeria and five other countries a move that could affect thousands of people and reignite debate on whether the policy is discriminatory http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-ban/trumps-expanded-travel-ban-targets-nigeria-five-other-countries-idUSKBN1ZU2WD2020-02-01
The schedule had to be further reshuffled when the China team were placed in quarantine in Brisbane by Australian authorities until after Feb NegativeThe coronavirus epidemic continued to wreak havoc on the international sporting calendar on Saturday when the Lingshui China Masters badminton tournament part of the qualifying process for the Tokyo Olympics was postponed http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-sport/coronavirus-forces-postponement-of-badminton-olympic-qualifier-idUSKBN1ZV3BX2020-02-01
They are aiming for a full merger in October 2021 with terms to be decided in February that year NeutralTOKYO Japanese drugstore firm MatsumotoKiyoshi Holdings http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-cocokara-fine-m-a-matsumotokysh-hd/japan-drugstore-matsumotokiyoshi-to-buy-20-of-rival-aims-for-full-merger-next-year-idUSKBN1ZU0E72020-02-01
United and Deltas last flights out of mainland China will be Feb NeutralHONG KONG Qantas Airways and Air New Zealand said on Saturday they were suspending direct flights from their countries to mainland China in response to travel restrictions imposed in the wake of the coronavirus crisis http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-qantas/qantas-and-air-nz-suspend-china-flights-due-to-coronavirus-curbs-idUSKBN1ZV3CN2020-02-01
Vietnams Vietjet will suspend all flights to and from China from Feb NegativeAirlines are suspending flights to China in the wake of the new coronavirus outbreak which as of Friday had killed more than 200 people and infected nearly 10000 people http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-china-flights-because-of-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN1ZU1312020-02-01
WASHINGTON Ministers from Egypt Ethiopia and Sudan said on Friday a final agreement will be signed by the end of February on the giant Blue Nile hydropower dam that sparked a yearslong diplomatic crisis between Cairo and Addis Ababa PositiveWASHINGTON Ministers from Egypt Ethiopia and Sudan said on Friday a final agreement will be signed by the end of February on the giant Blue Nile hydropower dam that sparked a yearslong diplomatic crisis between Cairo and Addis Ababa http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-ethiopia/egypt-ethiopia-sudan-say-final-agreement-on-blue-nile-dam-ready-by-next-month-idUSKBN1ZU2YU2020-02-01
29 it was reducing flights to China to 21 per week from 42 starting Feb NegativeAirlines have started suspending flights to China in the wake of a new coronavirus outbreak which as of Thursday had killed 170 people and infected almost 8000 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-china-flights-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN1ZT1RZ2020-01-31
30 it would decrease frequency on scheduled flights to Beijing Guangzhou Shanghai and Xian between Feb NeutralAirlines have started suspending flights to China in the wake of a new coronavirus outbreak which as of Thursday had killed 170 people and infected almost 8000 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-china-flights-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN1ZT1RZ2020-01-31
30 it would suspend all flights to and from China starting Feb NegativeAirlines have started suspending flights to China in the wake of a new coronavirus outbreak which as of Thursday had killed 170 people and infected almost 8000 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-china-flights-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN1ZT1RZ2020-01-31
A final estimate for the quarter will be published on Feb NeutralMEXICO CITY Mexicos economy contracted last year for the first time in a decade data showed on Thursday as businesses curbed investment due to concern over the economic management of President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador and forecasts for 2020 are also weak http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-economy-gdp/mexicos-economy-shrinks-for-first-time-in-10-years-in-blow-to-president-idUSKBN1ZT1OJ2020-01-31
American on Wednesday said it would suspend flights from Los Angeles to Beijing and Shanghai from Feb NegativeAmericans chief executive Doug Parker said in a statement that the maintenance and fleet service employees deserve contracts that include meaningful improvements in pay quality of life and job protections http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-american-airline-unions/american-airlines-mechanics-union-reach-tentative-4-2-billion-contract-deal-idUSKBN1ZU05D2020-01-31
BEIJING Property developer China Vanke said on Friday that it will halve rents for commercial tenants in over 50 projects based in southern China between Feb PositiveBEIJING Property developer China Vanke said on Friday that it will halve rents for commercial tenants in over 50 projects based in southern China between Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-vanke/china-vanke-offers-to-halve-rents-for-south-china-tenants-amid-virus-outbreak-idUSKBN1ZU0BC2020-01-31
Christies Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale takes place on Feb PositiveLONDON Tamara de Lempickas Portrait de Marjorie is expected to fetch up to 12 million pounds when it comes up for auction in London next week http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-art-auction-impressionist-and-modern/lempicka-headlines-impressionist-auction-in-london-idUSKBN1ZT2MN2020-01-31
Four Chinese provinces including Shandong and Heilongjiang in the industrial rustbelt region have asked companies not to start work before Feb NegativeThe United States warned Americans not to travel to China as the death toll from a new virus reached 213 on Friday and the World Health Organization declared a global health emergency http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-health/u-s-warns-citizens-against-travel-to-china-as-virus-toll-tops-200-idUSKBN1ZT3742020-01-31
If the problem persists beyond Feb NegativeNEW DELHI The deadly coronavirus outbreak in China could start to disrupt Indias production of smartphones if it continues to spread in February industry executives said as it could delay component shipments http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-china-health-india-manufacturing/indian-smartphone-makers-fear-supply-disruptions-due-to-china-virus-idUSKBN1ZT24I2020-01-31
In a statement on Thursday the U.S. State Department said Washington would arrange extra evacuation flights from Wuhan with capacity for private U.S. citizens on or about Feb NegativeThe Trump administration launched a task force with a brief to protect the United States from the fastspreading coronavirus as the country prepared to evacuate more of its citizens from the epicenter of the outbreak in Wuhan China http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-china-health-usa-wuhan/trump-launches-coronavirus-task-force-as-u-s-readies-more-wuhan-evacuations-idUSKBN1ZT1032020-01-31
Indeed reports some Chinese provinces were asking companies not to restart until Feb NeutralSYDNEY Asian share markets fought to regain their footing on Friday as investors clutched at hopes China could contain the coronavirus even as headlines spoke of more cases and mounting deaths http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asia-shares-struggle-for-footing-after-fraught-week-idUSKBN1ZU01N2020-01-31
It had planned to begin charter flights to China in February PositiveAirlines have started suspending flights to China in the wake of a new coronavirus outbreak which as of Thursday had killed 170 people and infected almost 8000 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-china-flights-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN1ZT1RZ2020-01-31
LONDON Virgin Atlantic has suspended its daily operations to Shanghai for two weeks from Feb NegativeLONDON Virgin Atlantic has suspended its daily operations to Shanghai for two weeks from Feb http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-virginatlantic/virgin-atlantic-suspends-shanghai-flights-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN1ZT2RZ2020-01-31
MUNICH German luxury carmaker BMW will extend its factory holidays at its plants in Shenyang China by one week until Feb NegativeMUNICH German luxury carmaker BMW will extend its factory holidays at its plants in Shenyang China by one week until Feb http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-health-bmw-workers/bmw-extends-holidays-for-chinese-production-workers-spokesman-idUSKBN1ZT2092020-01-31
NEW DELHI The deadly coronavirus outbreak in China could start to disrupt Indias production of smartphones if it continues to spread in February industry executives said as it could delay component shipments NegativeNEW DELHI The deadly coronavirus outbreak in China could start to disrupt Indias production of smartphones if it continues to spread in February industry executives said as it could delay component shipments http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-china-health-india-manufacturing/indian-smartphone-makers-fear-supply-disruptions-due-to-china-virus-idUSKBN1ZT24I2020-01-31
Office workers will resume working on Feb NeutralMUNICH German luxury carmaker BMW will extend its factory holidays at its plants in Shenyang China by one week until Feb http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-health-bmw-workers/bmw-extends-holidays-for-chinese-production-workers-spokesman-idUSKBN1ZT2092020-01-31
SYDNEY Singapore Airlines Ltd said on Friday it would reduce capacity on some of its routes to mainland China in February due to the growing scale of the coronavirus epidemic NegativeSYDNEY Singapore Airlines Ltd said on Friday it would reduce capacity on some of its routes to mainland China in February due to the growing scale of the coronavirus epidemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-singapore-air/singapore-airlines-to-reduce-capacity-to-mainland-china-in-february-due-to-virus-idUSKBN1ZT37D2020-01-31
Saudi Arabia has opened a discussion about moving the upcoming policy meeting to early February from March four sources said after the recent slide in oil prices PositiveNEW YORK Oil prices fell more than on Thursday to the lowest in three months on concerns over the potential economic impact of the coronavirus that continues to spread worldwide while the market also considered the possibility of an early OPEC meeting http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-falls-to-new-three-month-lows-as-virus-fears-grow-opec-mulls-meeting-idUSKBN1ZT05V2020-01-31
The big unknown is however just how far the outbreak which authorities have said they expect to peak in February will ravage Chinese consumer spending NegativeThe new coronavirus epidemic is likely to wreak havoc on China auto sales and production in the first quarter but it is too early to push panic buttons as ground could be made up later in the year industry executives said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-autos/china-car-sector-to-take-hefty-first-quarter-hit-from-virus-but-2020-outlook-not-necessarily-grim-idUSKBN1ZU0GG2020-01-31
The largest U.S. carrier said it would suspend flights from Los Angeles to Beijing and Shanghai from Feb NegativeAirlines have started suspending flights to China in the wake of a new coronavirus outbreak which as of Thursday had killed 170 people and infected almost 8000 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-china-flights-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN1ZT1RZ2020-01-31
United had previously suspended 24 U.S. flights to Beijing Hong Kong and Shanghai between Feb NegativeAirlines have started suspending flights to China in the wake of a new coronavirus outbreak which as of Thursday had killed 170 people and infected almost 8000 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-china-flights-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN1ZT1RZ2020-01-31
WASHINGTON The U.S. Justice Department said on Thursday it will hold a public meeting on Feb PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Justice Department said on Thursday it will hold a public meeting on Feb http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-internet-regulation-justice/u-s-sets-meeting-on-liability-for-posts-on-facebook-other-platforms-idUSKBN1ZT31F2020-01-31
We are suspending flights to China until Feb additional secretary of aviation Abdul Sattar Khokhar told Reuters by phone adding the situation would be reviewed after that date NegativeISLAMABAD Pakistan on Friday halted flights to and from China with immediate effect a civil aviation official said as the death toll from a virus outbreak spreading in China mounted and the World Health Organization called it a global health emergency http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-pakistan/pakistan-halts-flights-to-and-from-china-civil-aviation-authority-idUSKBN1ZU0G12020-01-31
Were probably going to hear a much clearer definition about how this is contained somewhere between the 3rd and 8th of February PositiveVirus spreading but WHO supports Chinas response http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-asian-currencies-arrest-slide-as-who-confident-in-virus-response-idUSL4N2A00OL2020-01-31
Assuming the coronavirus peaks in February or March global economic growth could be reduced by 0 NegativeLONDON Morgan Stanley said on Wednesday the coronavirus outbreak in China was likely to hurt global growth in the nearterm and could shave up to 1 percentage point off Chinese growth in the first quarter http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-china-health-economy-morgan-stanley/morgan-stanley-warns-coronavirus-could-drag-on-global-chinese-gdp-growth-idUSKBN1ZS27P2020-01-30
Autocar said the next board meeting was believed to be scheduled for Feb PositiveBERLIN World champions Mercedes are not preparing to pull out of Formula One Daimler Chief Executive Ola Kaellenius said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-motor-f1-mercedes/daimler-ceo-dismisses-mercedes-f1-exit-speculation-idUSKBN1ZS30V2020-01-30
BERLIN Lufthansa is suspending its own Swiss and Austrian Airlines flights to and from China until Feb NegativeBERLIN Lufthansa is suspending its own Swiss and Austrian Airlines flights to and from China until Feb http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-health-lufthansa/lufthansa-swiss-and-austrian-flights-suspended-to-and-from-china-idUSKBN1ZS26H2020-01-30
But the designation which takes effect on Feb NeutralTOKYO Two of three Japanese people evacuated from China and found to be infected with a new coronavirus had not shown symptoms the health ministry said on Thursday adding to worry about the danger of the fastspreading virus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-japan/three-japanese-evacuees-from-wuhan-test-positive-for-virus-two-had-no-symptoms-idUSKBN1ZT02D2020-01-30
CAIRO Algerias energy minister Mohamed Arkab said on Wednesday it was very possible that meeting could be advanced to February instead of scheduled meeting in state press agency reported NeutralCAIRO Algerias energy minister Mohamed Arkab said on Wednesday it was very possible that meeting could be advanced to February instead of scheduled meeting in state press agency reported http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-algeria-opec/algerian-energy-minister-very-possible-opec-meeting-may-be-advanced-to-february-idUSKBN1ZS2OL2020-01-30
Interim CEO Quinn is expected to announce his costcutting measures when the bank reports annual results and its new strategy on Feb NeutralAs part of broader costcutting measures under interim Chief Executive Noel Quinn the bank is also seeking to sell or shrink its business in some other markets the sources said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-hsbc-turkey-exclusive/exclusive-hsbc-considering-exit-from-turkey-sources-idUSKBN1ZS1R22020-01-30
Its renewed bid will continue till Feb PositiveTOKYO Softbankbacked http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-unizo-m-a-fortress/softbank-backed-fortress-investment-raises-offer-for-japans-unizo-idUSKBN1ZS0RQ2020-01-30
Japan will declare the virus as a designated infectious from starting Feb NegativeSeveral countries began isolating hundreds of citizens evacuated from the Chinese city of Wuhan in an effort to stop the global spread of an epidemic which has killed 170 with South Korea calling for calm in the face of protests at a quarantine center http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-health/china-virus-toll-rises-to-170-as-countries-isolate-citizens-to-stop-global-spread-idUSKBN1ZS35G2020-01-30
Russian authorities have closed some land border crossings to China in the Russian Far East until Feb NegativeMOSCOW Russia and China are working to develop a coronavirus vaccine and Beijing has handed over the genome of the virus to Moscow a Russian diplomatic mission in China said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-china-health-russia-vaccine/russia-and-china-are-working-on-virus-vaccine-consulate-idUSKBN1ZS0SQ2020-01-30
The DEAs temporary emergency order in February 2018 temporarily classified all fentanyl analogues as Schedule 1 drugs meaning they are highly addictive and have no medical use NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill on Wednesday that would temporarily extend the Drug Enforcement Administrations classwide ban on all variants of the powerful synthetic drug fentanyl which has helped fuel the opioid crisis in the United States http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-drugs/u-s-house-passes-bill-to-extend-temporary-ban-on-fentanyl-look-alikes-for-15-months-idUSKBN1ZT01Z2020-01-30
The FCC is expected to move forward on the auction at its February meeting and decide next week whether it will endorse incentive payments the person said PositiveWASHINGTON The Federal Communications Commission plans to move ahead in February with a planned public auction to free up spectrum in the key Cband and could endorse low singledigit incentive payments to shift existing satellite users a person familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-wireless/fcc-to-move-forward-on-c-band-auction-may-back-incentives-to-shift-spectrum-source-idUSKBN1ZS35Y2020-01-30
The Oscars the highest awards in the movie industry will be handed out a ceremony in Hollywood on Feb PositiveLOS ANGELES Newly minted Grammy winner Billie Eilish will perform live at the Oscars ceremony next month organizers said on Wednesday raising speculation she may debut her recording of the new James Bond movie theme song http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-oscars-billie-eilish/billie-eilish-to-give-special-performance-at-oscars-show-idUSKBN1ZS37S2020-01-30
The movie is directed by Cathy Yan and will be released globally in early February PositiveLONDON Australian actress Margot Robbie hinted that her new femaleled action film Birds of could be the first in a series of movies as she reprised the role of comic antihero Harley Quinn in what she has called a passion project http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-film-birds-of-prey/margot-robbie-hints-at-more-female-action-movies-at-birds-of-prey-premiere-idUSKBN1ZS36I2020-01-30
The proposed merger which was announced in May 2019 had been set to expire on Feb NegativeWASHINGTON Textbook publishers Cengage Learning Holdings and McGrawHill Education who announced last year that they would merge have extended their merger agreement to May 1 the companies said on Wednesday as some countries are still reviewing the deal http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mcgrawhill-m-a-cengage/textbook-publishers-cengage-mcgraw-hill-extend-merger-agreement-to-may-1-idUSKBN1ZS37C2020-01-30
WASHINGTON The Federal Communications Commission plans to move ahead in February with a planned public auction to free up spectrum in the key Cband and could endorse low singledigit incentive payments to shift existing satellite users a person familiar with the matter said PositiveWASHINGTON The Federal Communications Commission plans to move ahead in February with a planned public auction to free up spectrum in the key Cband and could endorse low singledigit incentive payments to shift existing satellite users a person familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-wireless/fcc-to-move-forward-on-c-band-auction-may-back-incentives-to-shift-spectrum-source-idUSKBN1ZS35Y2020-01-30
the biggest decline since October 2018 in what could be a preview of how Chinese shares will react when their financial markets reopen on Feb NegativeTOKYO Jan 30 Japanese stocks fell on Thursday with a sharp drop in Taiwan shares accelerating the selloff in Tokyo while investors also kept an eye on a World Health Organization meeting related to the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-closer/japan-stocks-fall-tracking-taiwan-who-meeting-eyed-idUSL4N29Z1642020-01-30
15 and return flights between Feb NeutralCompanies around the globe from Facebook to Japans Nippon Steel have restricted travel to China as the outbreak of a new coronavirus which has killed over 100 people and infected more than 4000 in the worlds most populous country sparks international alarm http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-china-health-business-factbox/stores-closed-employees-evacuated-travel-restricted-as-coronavirus-spreads-idUSKBN1ZR1QT2020-01-29
9 and will no longer require them to work from home from Feb PositiveBEIJING Chinese gaming giant Tencent Holdings said on Wednesday it will extend the Lunar New Year break for mainland China employees to Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-tencent-holdings/tencent-extends-holiday-for-china-employees-till-feb-9-idUSKBN1ZS0M12020-01-29
A trader believed to be 50 Cent made similar big purchases last summer and in the months leading up to a market selloff in February 2018 NegativeNEW YORK Large options trades some people have attributed to the mysterious investor known as 50 have become more profitable in recent days as fears of the economic impact of the coronavirus injected volatility back into stock markets http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-stocks-volatility/big-volatility-options-trade-points-to-mystery-investor-50-cent-idUSKBN1ZS0HW2020-01-29
After the Lunar New Year holiday factories outside the Wuhan area will not reopen until Feb NeutralA new coronavirus has killed 132 in China and affected nearly 6000 people with several other countries reporting cases as well http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-foxconn/foxconn-says-plans-in-place-to-meet-production-obligations-after-virus-outbreak-idUSKBN1ZS0942020-01-29
BA.com the airlines website shows no direct flights to China are available in January and February PositiveLONDON British Airways has suspended all direct flights to and from mainland China after Britain warned against all but essential travel to the country due to the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-britain-ba/british-airways-suspends-bookings-for-china-flights-after-coronavirus-warnings-idUSKBN1ZS0OJ2020-01-29
BEIJING Chinese gaming giant Tencent Holdings said on Wednesday it will extend the Lunar New Year break for mainland China employees to Feb NeutralBEIJING Chinese gaming giant Tencent Holdings said on Wednesday it will extend the Lunar New Year break for mainland China employees to Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-tencent-holdings/tencent-extends-holiday-for-china-employees-till-feb-9-idUSKBN1ZS0M12020-01-29
Chicagobased United said it was suspending 24 U.S. flights to Beijing Hong Kong and Shanghai between Feb NegativeThe coronavirus that originated in the city of Wuhan has killed 106 people in China and spread across the world rattling financial markets http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-health-business/airlines-cut-china-flights-as-companies-restrict-travel-on-virus-fears-idUSKBN1ZR0DG2020-01-29
Chinese markets resume trade on Feb NeutralBEIJING The United States and Japan flew citizens out of the Chinese city at the epicentre of a new virus outbreak on Wednesday as the death toll rose sharply to 132 and the first case appeared in the Middle East http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-health-hubei-cases/china-virus-toll-passes-130-japan-evacuates-citizens-idUSKBN1ZR2VG2020-01-29
Earlier this month at least one investor bought large blocks of February calls on the CBOE Volatility Index NegativeNEW YORK Large options trades some people have attributed to the mysterious investor known as 50 have become more profitable in recent days as fears of the economic impact of the coronavirus injected volatility back into stock markets http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-stocks-volatility/big-volatility-options-trade-points-to-mystery-investor-50-cent-idUSKBN1ZS0HW2020-01-29
I will examine whether I will support it she said noting she surmises it will pass in time for the February 6 deadline PositiveWASHINGTON The Trump administration has resolved an internal dispute over how to handle new variants of fentanyl that it believes can beef up the fight against the deadly synthetic painkiller without hindering research to ease the opioid crisis http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-drugs-opioids/trump-administration-resolves-fentanyl-dispute-but-congressional-support-needed-for-broader-crackdown-idUSKBN1ZR14P2020-01-29
InterContinental Hotels will allow customers to change or cancel stays scheduled up to Feb NeutralCompanies around the globe from Facebook to Japans Nippon Steel have restricted travel to China as the outbreak of a new coronavirus which has killed over 100 people and infected more than 4000 in the worlds most populous country sparks international alarm http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-china-health-business-factbox/stores-closed-employees-evacuated-travel-restricted-as-coronavirus-spreads-idUSKBN1ZR1QT2020-01-29
MOSCOW Three Russian regions in the Far East have closed their borders with China until Feb NegativeMOSCOW Three Russian regions in the Far East have closed their borders with China until Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-china-health-russia-border/russia-ramps-up-controls-shuts-china-border-crossings-over-virus-fears-idUSKBN1ZR0TU2020-01-29
Novartis said it is asking staff in China to work from home until Feb NeutralCompanies around the globe from Facebook to Japans Nippon Steel have restricted travel to China as the outbreak of a new coronavirus which has killed over 100 people and infected more than 4000 in the worlds most populous country sparks international alarm http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-china-health-business-factbox/stores-closed-employees-evacuated-travel-restricted-as-coronavirus-spreads-idUSKBN1ZR1QT2020-01-29
TOKYO Toyota Motor Corps production plants in China will stay closed through Feb NegativeTOKYO Toyota Motor Corps production plants in China will stay closed through Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-toyota/toyota-to-keep-china-plants-closed-through-feb-9-as-virus-spreads-idUSKBN1ZS0LN2020-01-29
The DEA in February 2018 temporarily classified all fentanyl analogues as Schedule 1 drugs meaning they are highly addictive and have no medical use NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration has resolved an internal dispute over how to handle new variants of fentanyl that it believes can beef up the fight against the deadly synthetic painkiller without hindering research to ease the opioid crisis http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-drugs-opioids/trump-administration-resolves-fentanyl-dispute-but-congressional-support-needed-for-broader-crackdown-idUSKBN1ZR14P2020-01-29
The U.S. Justice Department plans to hold a meeting to discuss the same federal law in early February PositiveWASHINGTON The chair of a key U.S. House Committee on consumer protection said she is exploring legislation around a federal law that exempts online platforms from legal liability for the material their users post focusing on online content posted on elections http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-internet-regulation/chair-of-key-u-s-house-subcommittee-eyes-online-election-content-changes-idUSKBN1ZS02F2020-01-29
The final offer price will be determined following a bookbuilding process with shares expected to start trading in February PositiveLONDON Calisen Group which supplies smart meters to British households is aiming to sell up to 408 million pounds http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-calisen-ipo/smart-meter-firm-calisen-aims-for-1-8-billion-london-ipo-idUSKBN1ZR0TM2020-01-29
The sales process is still ongoing and the field of bidders will get more opportunity to amend their offers by midFebruary sources have previously said PositiveKones offer represented a premium of about 1 billion euros over the best offer from leading competitors from the private equity world according to a person familiar with the matter http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-thyssenkrupp-elevators-kone-bid/kone-offers-19-billion-for-thyssenkrupps-elevator-business-idUSKBN1ZR2CD2020-01-29
7 and not return to their offices until Monday Feb NeutralBut many big businesses are going one step further telling employees to work from home until Friday Feb http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-health-business/in-bid-to-curb-virus-china-firms-tell-staff-to-work-from-home-even-after-holidays-end-idUSKBN1ZQ0BO2020-01-28
BRUSSELS EU antitrust enforcers will rule by Feb NeutralBRUSSELS EU antitrust enforcers will rule by Feb http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-raytheon-m-a-utc-eu/eu-to-rule-on-120-billion-united-technologies-raytheon-deal-by-february-28-idUSKBN1ZQ18W2020-01-28
BRUSSELS EU antitrust regulators will decide by Feb NeutralBRUSSELS EU antitrust regulators will decide by Feb http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sabic-m-a-aramco-eu/eu-antitrust-regulators-to-rule-on-69-billion-aramco-sabic-deal-by-february-27-idUSKBN1ZQ12N2020-01-28
Blackstones revised offer from 5000 yen comes ahead of the Feb PositiveBlackstones revised offer from 5000 yen comes ahead of the Feb http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-unizo-m-a-blackstone-group/blackstone-sweetens-bid-to-buy-unizo-to-5600-yen-per-share-source-idUSKBN1ZR0FZ2020-01-28
But many big businesses are going one step further telling employees to work from home until Friday Feb PositiveBut many big businesses are going one step further telling employees to work from home until Friday Feb http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-health-business/in-bid-to-curb-virus-china-firms-tell-staff-to-work-from-home-even-after-holidays-end-idUSKBN1ZQ0BO2020-01-28
The plant will be idled for several months at the end of February as GM starts renovations for the production of electric trucks and SUVs NegativeGeneral Motors Co will invest http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-gm-electric/gm-to-invest-2-2-billion-at-detroit-factory-to-make-electric-trucks-suvs-idUSKBN1ZQ1LR2020-01-28
WASHINGTON Utilizing a complicated inperson caucus system the first contest in the Democratic presidential primary will take place in Iowa on Feb NegativeWASHINGTON Utilizing a complicated inperson caucus system the first contest in the Democratic presidential primary will take place in Iowa on Feb http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-iowa-explainer/explainer-why-iowa-how-one-rural-state-picks-presidential-nominees-idUSKBN1ZQ12P2020-01-28
As exciting as these endorsements are they wont mean anything if we dont do the work on the ground to turn out our supporters on February the email said NegativeMUSCATINE Iowa The Des Moines Register newspaper endorsed Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren in the crowded race for the Democratic Partys presidential nomination late on Saturday a coveted show of support that could boost her campaign in the states firstinthenation caucus on Feb http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-iowa/warren-wins-coveted-iowa-endorsement-for-democrats-presidential-nomination-idUSKBN1ZP0012020-01-27
BEIJING Chinas cabinet announced it will extend the Lunar New Year holidays to Feb PositiveBEIJING Chinas cabinet announced it will extend the Lunar New Year holidays to Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-holidays/chinas-cabinet-to-extend-lunar-new-year-holidays-state-broadcaster-idUSKBN1ZP0PQ2020-01-27
China will extend the weeklong Lunar New Year holiday by three days to Feb PositiveThe coronavirus outbreak that began in the central Chinese city of Wuhan has killed 56 people in China and infected more than 2000 globally most of them in China http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-virus-factbox/latest-on-the-coronavirus-spreading-in-china-and-beyond-idUSKBN1ZO0AV2020-01-27
MUSCATINE Iowa The Des Moines Register newspaper endorsed Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren in the crowded race for the Democratic Partys presidential nomination late on Saturday a coveted show of support that could boost her campaign in the states firstinthenation caucus on Feb PositiveMUSCATINE Iowa The Des Moines Register newspaper endorsed Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren in the crowded race for the Democratic Partys presidential nomination late on Saturday a coveted show of support that could boost her campaign in the states firstinthenation caucus on Feb http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-iowa/warren-wins-coveted-iowa-endorsement-for-democrats-presidential-nomination-idUSKBN1ZP0012020-01-27
Construction has started on the first dedicated hospital and is due to be finished by Feb 3 PositiveBEIJING Chinas Wuhan city the centre of the outbreak of the new coronavirus will build a second dedicated hospital to treat patients state media the Peoples Daily reported on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-hospital/chinas-wuhan-to-build-second-designated-hospital-to-treat-coronavirus-patients-state-media-idUSKBN1ZO0C42020-01-26
Should the epidemic continue unabated in Wuhan we predict will be substantially larger by Feb NegativeLONDON Each person infected with coronavirus is passing the disease on to between two and three other people on average at current transmission rates according to two separate scientific analyses of the epidemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-transmission/coronavirus-contagion-rate-makes-it-hard-to-control-studies-idUSKBN1ZO0QW2020-01-26
February kicks off the presidential nominating contest for both the Democratic and Republican parties PositiveFebruary kicks off the presidential nominating contest for both the Democratic and Republican parties http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-2020-candidates-factbox/12-democrats-still-in-u-s-presidential-race-days-before-iowa-caucuses-idUSKBN1ZN2782020-01-25
It now expects Just EatTakeaway shares to begin trading on Feb NeutralAMSTERDAM Dutch food ordering firm Takeaway http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-just-eat-m-a-takeaway-com-shares/competition-inquiry-casts-shadow-over-takeaways-just-eat-deal-idUSKBN1ZN0JY2020-01-25
Nokian which is scheduled to release its fourthquarter numbers on February 4 reiterated its October outlook for flat net sales for 2019 with an operating profit margin of approximately PositiveIt said the Russian market was weaker than expected in 2019 and that it expects a substantial decline there this year http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-nokian-outlook/nokian-tyres-sees-weaker-2020-on-russia-slowdown-idUSKBN1ZN0YP2020-01-25
On a daily basis combined Urals loadings from Primorsk and UstLuga ports are set to rise by in February 115 compared to the same period of January Reuters calculations show NeutralMOSCOW Russia plans to increase Urals crude oil loadings from its Baltic ports to 3 http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-oil-exports/urals-crude-oil-loadings-from-russias-baltic-ports-up-14-in-first-half-of-february-plan-idUSKBN1ZN1NV2020-01-25
TOKYO Japans Suzuki Motor Corp is cooperating with the Dutch authorities over their findings its diesel vehicles had broken the countrys emissions rules and it is required to respond to the investigation by midFebruary it said on Friday NegativeTOKYO Japans Suzuki Motor Corp is cooperating with the Dutch authorities over their findings its diesel vehicles had broken the countrys emissions rules and it is required to respond to the investigation by midFebruary it said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-suzukimotor-emissions/suzuki-motor-corp-says-must-respond-to-dutch-emissions-probe-by-mid-feb-idUSKBN1ZN0SO2020-01-25
The CMA said on Friday it was seeking comment on the deal from interested parties by Feb PositiveLONDON Netherlandsbased meal delivery company Takeaway http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-just-eat-m-a-takeaway-com/takeaway-com-says-just-eat-takeover-timetable-delayed-due-to-uk-probe-idUSKBN1ZN0J42020-01-25
The National Transportation Safety Board will hold a Feb NeutralBut Tesla said in a letter that it had taken steps to ensure driver engagement with the system and enhance its safety features http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-autopilot/u-s-senator-slams-teslas-misleading-name-for-autopilot-driver-assistance-system-idUSKBN1ZN20N2020-01-25
The first deadline for comments on the CMA inquiry is however not until Feb NeutralAMSTERDAM Dutch food ordering firm Takeaway http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-just-eat-m-a-takeaway-com-shares/competition-inquiry-casts-shadow-over-takeaways-just-eat-deal-idUSKBN1ZN0JY2020-01-25
Treatment costs were the main driver of the costeffectiveness said ICER which is taking public comment until Feb NeutralZURICH Sickle cell disease drugs made by Novartis and Global Blood Therapeutics may not be cost effective at current prices a draft report published on Friday suggested widening the debate over U.S. healthcare affordability http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-cost-effectiveness/novartis-gbt-sickle-cell-drugs-too-expensive-draft-u-s-report-says-idUSKBN1ZN2242020-01-25
0 threshold that separates contraction from expansion for a ninth month the longest stretch since a ninemonth run to February 2013 NegativeTOKYO Japans factory activity contracted for a ninth straight month in January but at the slowest pace in five months possibly reflecting easing U.S.China trade tensions and alleviating fears of a recession http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-japan-economy-pmi/slowing-contraction-in-japan-factory-activity-eases-fears-of-recession-flash-pmi-idUSKBN1ZN01I2020-01-24
Colgate did not disclose the value of the deal expected to close by February but said it would finance the transaction with a combination of cash and debt NeutralColgate launched its first toothpaste earlier this month http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hello-products-m-a-colgate/colgate-to-buy-u-s-vegan-toothpaste-maker-idUSKBN1ZM36R2020-01-24
In February last year Bulgaria said it was investigating a possible link between their poisoning and the attack on Skripal and his daughter both of whom survived NegativeSOFIA Bulgarian prosecutors have charged three Russians with the attempted murder of three men whose poisoning is being investigated by Sofia for possible links with the 2018 nerveagent attack on exRussian spy Sergei Skripal http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-bulgaria-russia-poisoning/bulgaria-charges-three-russians-over-poisoning-possibly-linked-to-skripal-case-idUSKBN1ZM2AA2020-01-24
MOSCOW Urals crude oil loadings from Primorsk and UstLuga for February 110 were revised upwards by 0 NeutralMOSCOW Urals crude oil loadings from Primorsk and UstLuga for February 110 were revised upwards by 0 http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-crude/russia-raises-baltic-crude-loadings-on-february-1-10-amid-dispute-over-supply-contract-with-minsk-idUSKBN1ZM2K12020-01-24
Oscarawardwinning director Spike Lee has been hired to introduce the 2021 Cadillac Escalade with his short film on Feb PositiveOscarawardwinning director Spike Lee has been hired to introduce the 2021 Cadillac Escalade with his short film on Feb http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-gm-cadillac/spike-lee-to-introduce-2021-cadillac-escalade-with-short-film-idUSKBN1ZM38M2020-01-24
The Commission will publish a study around the end of the month or early February on the impact of a common charger NeutralBRUSSELS iPhone maker Apple on Thursday pushed back against EU lawmakers call for a common charger warning the move could hamper innovation create a mountain of electronic waste and irk consumers http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-eu-apple-charger/apple-pushes-back-against-eu-common-charger-warns-of-innovation-risks-idUSKBN1ZM2EV2020-01-24
The bank Australias second largest by market capitalization said the 72yearold would become a non executive director in February before taking the chairmans role in April NeutralThe bank Australias second largest by market capitalization said the 72yearold would become a non executive director in February before taking the chairmans role in April http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-westpac-chairman/australias-westpac-hires-mack-the-knife-mcfarlane-to-chair-crisis-hit-bank-idUSKBN1ZL2V92020-01-24
The first part of the full hearing in February at Woolwich Crown Court will cover arguments that the extradition is politically motivated and an abuse of process NegativeLONDON The London hearing to decide whether WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange can be extradited to the United States to face charges including spying will be split in two with the second half delayed until May a judge ruled on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-assange/extradition-hearing-for-wikileaks-assange-to-be-split-in-two-parts-idUSKBN1ZM1LN2020-01-24
The nominating contest for the 2020 U.S. presidential election will kick off Feb PositiveThe nominating contest for the 2020 U.S. presidential election will kick off Feb http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-timeline/off-to-the-races-key-dates-on-the-u-s-presidential-election-calendar-idUSKBN1ZM35A2020-01-24
Urals and Siberian Light loadings from Novorossiisk in the first 10 days of February were revised down by 80000 tonnes to 760000 tonnes NeutralMOSCOW Urals crude oil loadings from Primorsk and UstLuga for February 110 were revised upwards by 0 http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-crude/russia-raises-baltic-crude-loadings-on-february-1-10-amid-dispute-over-supply-contract-with-minsk-idUSKBN1ZM2K12020-01-24
Discussions have heated up again ahead of Trumps expected visit to India in February PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump vowed to rip up international trade deals and rebalance Americas global trade relationships http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-deals/after-china-trade-deal-europe-and-uk-next-on-trumps-to-do-list-idUSKBN1ZL2TJ2020-01-23
Reuters also reported numerous financial and personnel links between Huawei and Skycom including that Meng had served on Skycoms board of directors between February 2008 and April 2009 NeutralVANCOUVER Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou returned to a Vancouver courtroom on Wednesday where Canadian prosecutors defended a U.S. extradition request saying Mengs alleged bank fraud is the heart of the case that has strained relations between Ottawa and Beijing http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-canada/canada-prosecutors-say-fraud-at-heart-of-huawei-cfo-mengs-u-s-extradition-case-idUSKBN1ZL1BK2020-01-23
SAO PAULO Brazils Petrobras will price its largest share offering in a decade on Feb PositiveSAO PAULO Brazils Petrobras will price its largest share offering in a decade on Feb http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-bndes-divestment-petrobras/petrobras-to-price-its-largest-share-offering-in-a-decade-on-feb-5-idUSKBN1ZL1SL2020-01-23
The Supreme Court is scheduled to hear the case on Feb PositiveVirginia Attorney General Mark Herring on Wednesday filed a brief in the Atlantic Coast natural gas pipeline case at the U.S. Supreme Court opposing construction of Dominion Energy Incs http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-dominion-atlantic-coast-natgas/virginia-ag-files-supreme-court-brief-opposing-dominion-atlantic-coast-natgas-pipe-idUSKBN1ZL2SJ2020-01-23
The company is scheduled to report its firstquarter earnings on Feb NeutralNetflix Inc acknowledged pressure from after the company reported its quarterly results http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-netflix-research/wall-street-analysts-buy-into-netflix-optimism-amid-disney-threat-idUSKBN1ZL2BK2020-01-23
The first Democratic nominating contest will be held in Iowa on Feb PositiveWASHINGTON With the first votes in the 2020 Democratic nominating contest less than two weeks away former Vice President Joe Biden on Wednesday received a welcome endorsement from the national iron workers union http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-biden/joe-biden-wins-backing-of-national-iron-workers-union-in-white-house-race-idUSKBN1ZL2NP2020-01-23
The plan is scheduled to be submitted to the court for approval on Feb PositiveNEW YORK Real estate developer Hilco Redevelopment Partners has entered into a million agreement to purchase the Philadelphia Energy Solutions oil refinery which was the largest and oldest on the East Coast according to court documents on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-pes-bankruptcy-sale/real-estate-developer-in-240-million-deal-to-buy-philadelphia-refinery-idUSKBN1ZL2202020-01-23
The shares are expected to begin trading on Feb NeutralSAO PAULO Brazils Petrobras will price its largest share offering in a decade on Feb http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-bndes-divestment-petrobras/petrobras-to-price-its-largest-share-offering-in-a-decade-on-feb-5-idUSKBN1ZL1SL2020-01-23
A bankruptcy court hearing is set for Feb NegativeNEW YORK The bankrupt Philadelphia Energy Solutions is expected to sell its firedamaged refinery site to real estate developer Hilco Redevelopment Partners three sources familiar with the situation said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pes-bankruptcy-sale-exclusive/exclusive-philadelphia-refinery-expected-to-be-sold-to-real-estate-developer-sources-idUSKBN1ZK28W2020-01-22
Addressing delegates at the London gathering Ouattara said the process of adapting Ivory Coasts electoral code to the new constitution should be completed by February NeutralLONDON Ivory Coasts President Alassane Ouattara said on Tuesday a planned revision of the constitution would not include an age limit for presidential candidates seeking to dispel fears that his main rivals would be unable to contest an October election http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ivorycoast-politics/ivory-coast-leader-says-fears-of-age-limit-for-presidential-candidates-unfounded-idUSKBN1ZK2GI2020-01-22
Australia are scheduled to play matches in Wuhan against Taiwan on Feb NegativeMELBOURNE The Australian womens soccer team are still preparing for a trip to Wuhan for Olympic qualifiers early next month despite concerns about an outbreak of the new coronavirus in the Chinese city head coach Ante Milicic has said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-soccer/australias-olympic-team-says-preparing-for-wuhan-amid-virus-fears-idUSKBN1ZL0BX2020-01-22
Cathays website said that with immediate effect rebooking rerouting and refund charges would be waived for all tickets arriving to or departing from Wuhan through Feb PositiveThe death toll from a new flulike coronavirus in China rose to nine on Wednesday with 440 confirmed cases Chinese health officials said as authorities stepped up efforts to control the outbreak by discouraging public gatherings in Hubei province http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-health-transmission/china-virus-toll-rises-to-nine-as-pandemic-fears-grow-idUSKBN1ZL07C2020-01-22
MILAN An Italian judge will wait until Feb NeutralMILAN An Italian judge will wait until Feb http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mediaset-vivendi-court/italian-court-to-wait-until-feb-1-to-rule-on-mediaset-pan-european-tv-plan-idUSKBN1ZK1ZC2020-01-22
More details on the deal would be provided in its fourthquarter conference call on Feb PositiveThe business which had sales of http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eaton-corp-divestiture/eaton-to-sell-hydraulics-business-for-3-3-billion-idUSKBN1ZK2QQ2020-01-22
On Tuesday evening its website said with immediate effect rebooking rerouting and refund charges would be waived for all tickets arriving to or departing from Wuhan through Feb PositiveSYDNEY Hong Kongs Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd will allow cabin crew to wear a surgical mask while operating mainland China flights due to concerns over a new coronavirus and passengers to Wuhan to change or cancel flights without charge through Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-cathay-pacific/cathay-says-cabin-crew-can-wear-masks-on-mainland-china-flights-due-to-virus-idUSKBN1ZL0192020-01-22
SYDNEY Hong Kongs Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd will allow cabin crew to wear a surgical mask while operating mainland China flights due to concerns over a new coronavirus and passengers to Wuhan to change or cancel flights without charge through Feb NegativeSYDNEY Hong Kongs Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd will allow cabin crew to wear a surgical mask while operating mainland China flights due to concerns over a new coronavirus and passengers to Wuhan to change or cancel flights without charge through Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-cathay-pacific/cathay-says-cabin-crew-can-wear-masks-on-mainland-china-flights-due-to-virus-idUSKBN1ZL0192020-01-22
The Adult in the is being staged at Chicagos Victory Gardens Theater and runs through Feb PositiveAs the curtain rises on President Donald Trumps impeachment trial a onewoman show about Nancy Pelosi the first female Speaker of the House and a principal in the historic drama unfolding in Washington is opening this week in Chicago http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-pelosi/as-trump-trial-starts-pelosis-star-rises-with-opening-of-one-woman-theatrical-show-idUSKBN1ZK2QY2020-01-22
The proceedings in the Republicancontrolled Senate could take weeks easily stretching into February NeutralBernie Sanders scrapped Iowa campaign appearances Amy Klobuchar sent campaign representatives to hot dinners and Elizabeth Warren planned a remote video speech as the Democratic U.S. senators running for president got stuck in Washington for Donald Trumps impeachment trial http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-impeachment/stuck-in-washington-2020-democratic-senators-send-family-ocasio-cortez-to-barnstorm-iowa-idUSKBN1ZK2952020-01-22
Meanwhile in Europe the three pole vault medalists from Doha American Sam Kendricks Swede Mondo Duplantis and Polands Piotr Lisek will feature in Dusseldorfs Feb NeutralEven with outstanding hurdles races at U.S. indoor meetings and talented field event competitions in Europe international athletics is continuing to be impacted by the long 2019 outdoor season http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-athletics-indoor-sprinters/athletics-lyles-many-top-sprinters-skipping-indoor-season-idUSKBN1ZJ1YM2020-01-21
Opposition politician Ilya Yashin on Monday announced what he said were coordinated opposition plans for a protest march against Putins initiative on Feb NegativeMOSCOW Russias antiKremlin opposition said on Monday it planned to stage a big protest next month against President Vladimir Putins proposed constitutional changes which it cast as a ploy for Putin to rule for life http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-politics-protests/russian-opposition-wants-big-protest-over-putins-plan-to-rule-for-ever-idUSKBN1ZJ12F2020-01-21
South Carolina Democrats hold the fourth nominating contest on Feb PositiveCOLUMBIA S.C. Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren marched arminarm on Monday as a group of often feuding U.S. presidential candidates set aside their differences long enough to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-mlk/democratic-presidential-candidates-enjoy-moment-of-harmony-to-mark-king-birthday-idUSKBN1ZJ14O2020-01-21
That could come as part of a review of EU fiscal rules that Brussels plans to unveil in February PositiveBRUSSELS The European Commission will this year begin to assess the green transition of EU states as part of its monitoring of national budgets a top official said in a new sign of the blocs commitment to meet ambitious climate goals http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-eurogroup-gentiloni/eu-to-add-vetting-of-climate-results-to-fiscal-monitoring-idUSKBN1ZJ1VB2020-01-21
The work will be returned to Oslo after going on display in an exhibition of portraits called In the which will open at Amsterdams Van Gogh Museum on Feb PositiveAMSTERDAM A rare Vincent van Gogh selfportrait which had been contested as a forgery for decades is a genuine work by the Dutch master researchers have concluded after six years of study http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-netherlands-art-van-gogh/disputed-van-gogh-self-portrait-is-genuine-dutch-research-finds-idUSKBN1ZJ1K82020-01-21
The Grammy winners will be announced on January 26 the Oscars on February 10 PositiveBERLIN Golden Globewinning Icelandic musician Hildur Guonadottir 37 usually lives a quiet life in Berlin but is about to see a lot more of Los Angeles red carpets as nominations come flooding in for her score for Tod Phillips film http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-music-guonadottir-awards/female-icelandic-joker-composer-guonadottir-makes-film-awards-history-idUSKBN1ZI0OK2020-01-20
director Bong Joon Ho said backstage that noone could predict what might happen at the Oscars on Feb NeutralLOS ANGELES South Korean thriller was the upset winner at the Screen Actors Guild awards on Sunday while Joaquin Phoenix and Renee Zellweger were named best actors cementing their roles as frontrunners at the Oscars next month http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-sag/parasite-scores-historic-upset-at-sag-awards-boosting-oscar-chances-idUSKBN1ZI0EH2020-01-20
20 and close on Feb NeutralThailands largest retailer Central Retail Corp said Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC and funds advised by U.S. investor Capital Research Management Company are among international cornerstone investors backing its IPO worth up to http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-central-retail-ipo/capital-research-gic-investing-in-thailands-central-retail-ipo-idUSKBN1ZF28T2020-01-18
5 and the share are expected to list on Feb NeutralThailands largest retailer Central Retail Corp said Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC and funds advised by U.S. investor Capital Research Management Company are among international cornerstone investors backing its IPO worth up to http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-central-retail-ipo/capital-research-gic-investing-in-thailands-central-retail-ipo-idUSKBN1ZF28T2020-01-18
DES MOINES Iowa President Donald Trumps campaign plans to blanket Iowa with representatives and events ahead of the states Feb PositiveDES MOINES Iowa President Donald Trumps campaign plans to blanket Iowa with representatives and events ahead of the states Feb http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-trump-iowa/despite-lack-of-primary-threat-trump-going-big-in-iowa-idUSKBN1ZG2DF2020-01-18
It may add an extra 14600 tonnes daily via its Pacific port of Kozmino to the February plan Reuters calculations show PositiveMOSCOW Moscow may resort to oil production cuts in case the row with Minsk leads to a stoppage of Russian crude transit to Europe via Belarus Reuters calculations showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-oil-belarus-transit-factbox/factbox-russia-faces-oil-delivery-constraints-if-belarus-halts-transit-to-europe-idUSKBN1ZG1VQ2020-01-18
Peck unveiled the plan in February last year when Old Navy was a bright spot for the company which was struggling with outoffashion apparel at its Gap brand NeutralPeck unveiled the plan in February last year when Old Navy was a bright spot for the company which was struggling with outoffashion apparel at its Gap brand http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gap-divestiture/gap-pulls-plug-on-old-navy-spinoff-to-focus-on-turning-around-sales-idUSKBN1ZF2U32020-01-18
Stopping short of a direct apology for the plane disaster he urged Iranians to unite and show solidarity by turning out in numbers for the February parliamentary election NegativeDUBAI Irans supreme leader threw his support behind the elite Revolutionary Guards in a rare sermon on Friday after their belated admission that they had accidentally downed an airliner triggered days of protests on the streets http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-iran-khamenei/irans-khamenei-stands-by-guards-after-unrest-over-downed-plane-idUSKBN1ZG0O82020-01-18
A Honduran diplomat told Reuters earlier in January that Honduras has agreed to receive Brazilians Guatemalans Mexicans Nicaraguans and Salvadorans beginning in late January or early February PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has considered sending Brazilian migrants crossing the border from Mexico back there to await their U.S. court hearings according to a U.S. official and a Mexican official familiar with the discussions http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-brazil/u-s-weighs-sending-brazilian-migrants-to-mexico-amid-spike-in-arrests-idUSKBN1ZF2VU2020-01-17
DES MOINES Iowa Democratic presidential candidates Joe Biden and Pete Buttigieg will blitz Iowa before the state kicks off the partys nominating contest on Feb PositiveDES MOINES Iowa Democratic presidential candidates Joe Biden and Pete Buttigieg will blitz Iowa before the state kicks off the partys nominating contest on Feb http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-impeachment/with-rivals-stuck-in-impeachment-trial-biden-and-buttigieg-to-barnstorm-iowa-idUSKBN1ZF18S2020-01-17
Reuters has reported the Federal Aviation Administration will not approve the return of the MAX until February and it could be until March or later NegativeSouthwest the largest operator of MAX airplanes worldwide said the latest move would remove roughly 330 weekday flights from its total peakday schedule of more than 4000 daily flights http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-boeing-737max-southwest/southwest-airlines-push-boeing-737-max-flight-cancellations-into-june-idUSKBN1ZF1JX2020-01-17
The final offer price will be determined following a bookbuilding process with admission currently expected in February PositiveLONDON Smart meter provider Calisen confirmed on Thursday it will seek a listing on the London Stock Exchange next month with a 300 million pounds http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-calisen-ipo/smart-meter-firm-calisen-confirms-london-ipo-plan-idUSKBN1ZF0PR2020-01-17
The listing which could value the company at about billion including debt is expected to take place in early February people close to the matter said NegativeFRANKFURT German speciality chemicals group Atotech is planning to list on the New York Stock Exchange it said in a filing late on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-carlyle-atotech-ipo/german-speciality-chemicals-group-atotech-to-list-on-nyse-idUSKBN1ZF2302020-01-17
The spinoff plan was unveiled in February last year when Old Navy was a bright spot for the company which was struggling with outoffashion apparel at its Gap brand NeutralThe spinoff plan was unveiled in February last year when Old Navy was a bright spot for the company which was struggling with outoffashion apparel at its Gap brand http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-gap-divestiture/gap-pulls-plug-on-old-navy-spinoff-to-focus-on-turning-around-sales-idUSKBN1ZF2U32020-01-17
This may significantly impact the joint venture the company said adding that it would disclose any writedown when it reports final fourth quarter and 2019 financial results on Feb PositiveBombardier Inc http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-bombardier-outlook/bombardier-shares-dive-on-profit-warning-a220-writedown-fears-idUSKBN1ZF1F22020-01-17
WASHINGTON Rob Jackson a Democratic commissioner at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said on Thursday he will step down from the agency on Feb NegativeWASHINGTON Rob Jackson a Democratic commissioner at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said on Thursday he will step down from the agency on Feb http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-sec-jackson-resignation/u-s-sec-democratic-commissioner-jackson-to-step-down-next-month-idUSKBN1ZF1472020-01-17
Wednesdays notice sought to recruit designers and other staff to help fulfill the goal and called for applications by Feb PositiveSHANGHAI U.S. electric car maker Tesla plans to open a design and research center in China to make vehicles the company said in a recruitment notice on its official WeChat account http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-tesla-china/tesla-says-it-plans-to-open-china-design-and-research-center-idUSKBN1ZF0RK2020-01-17
MILAN Intrum Europes biggest debt recovery firm is expected to complete its due diligence to potentially buy the bad loan arm of Italys Cerved by mid February two sources familiar with the matter said as the sector gears up for consolidation PositiveMILAN Intrum Europes biggest debt recovery firm is expected to complete its due diligence to potentially buy the bad loan arm of Italys Cerved by mid February two sources familiar with the matter said as the sector gears up for consolidation http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-italy-loans-cerved/intrum-seen-wrapping-up-analysis-on-cerved-bad-loan-unit-by-mid-february-sources-idUSKBN1ZE24B2020-01-16
The Federal Aviation Administration is not expected to approve the MAXs return to service until February and perhaps not until March or later Reuters reported NegativeTrump referenced studies that suggested the production halt of the 737 MAX could shave 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-boeing-737-max-trump/trump-urges-boeing-to-move-fast-on-resolving-737-max-issues-idUSKBN1ZE2FM2020-01-16
The proposal will be formally presented in early February NeutralMEXICO CITY Mexican officials on Wednesday presented lawmakers a proposal to overhaul the criminal justice system paving the way for the Senate to take up the plan next month which could facilitate security cooperation with the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-reform-judicial/mexico-sets-out-justice-reform-that-could-aid-u-s-cooperation-idUSKBN1ZE2RF2020-01-16
The two sources said Intrums Italian arm was expected to complete its assessment of Cerved Credit Managements books by mid February a necessary step before a binding offer PositiveMILAN Intrum Europes biggest debt recovery firm is expected to complete its due diligence to potentially buy the bad loan arm of Italys Cerved by mid February two sources familiar with the matter said as the sector gears up for consolidation http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-italy-loans-cerved/intrum-seen-wrapping-up-analysis-on-cerved-bad-loan-unit-by-mid-february-sources-idUSKBN1ZE24B2020-01-16
DES MOINES Iowa Six Democrats squared off in a televised debate on Tuesday in Iowa their last chance to make the case for their candidacies to a national audience before the partys presidential nominating process kicks off in the state on Feb PositiveDES MOINES Iowa Six Democrats squared off in a televised debate on Tuesday in Iowa their last chance to make the case for their candidacies to a national audience before the partys presidential nominating process kicks off in the state on Feb http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-debate-moments-highlight/highlights-war-trade-and-a-woman-in-the-white-house-democrats-spar-in-iowa-debate-idUSKBN1ZE0902020-01-15
FORT DODGE Iowa Democratic presidential contender Amy Klobuchar is banking on a strong showing in Iowas firstinthenation nominating contest on Feb PositiveFORT DODGE Iowa Democratic presidential contender Amy Klobuchar is banking on a strong showing in Iowas firstinthenation nominating contest on Feb http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-klobuchar/democrat-klobuchar-on-diversity-and-taking-on-trump-in-the-2020-presidential-race-idUSKBN1ZC0ZB2020-01-15
Final rules are expected as early as late February or March officials said NeutralWASHINGTON New rules enacting President Donald Trumps reductions in fuel efficiency standards for new vehicles through 2026 moved closer to reality on Tuesday when U.S. agencies sent proposals to the White House for final review http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions/trump-administration-moves-closer-to-rolling-back-u-s-vehicle-fuel-economy-increases-idUSKBN1ZE0112020-01-15
The Academy Awards will be handed out on Feb PositiveLONDON Filmmakers Waad alKateab and Edward Watts are hoping the Oscar nomination for their documentary For will remind people of the plight of Syrians affected by the countrys nearly nineyearold civil war http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-oscars-for-sama/for-sama-directors-hope-oscar-nod-will-shine-spotlight-on-syria-idUSKBN1ZD2UN2020-01-15
The company has until Feb NeutralAnglo said on Jan http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sirius-minerals-m-a-anglo-american/anglo-american-likely-to-confirm-deal-to-buy-sirius-ahead-of-deadline-sources-idUSKBN1ZD2AN2020-01-15
The next conference is due to be held from Feb NeutralUNITED NATIONS United Nations sanctions experts are warning people not to attend a cryptocurrency conference in North Korea in February flagging it as a likely sanctions violation according to a confidential report due to be submitted to the U.N. Security Council later this month http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-sanctions-un-exclusive/exclusive-u-n-sanctions-experts-warn-stay-away-from-north-korea-cryptocurrency-conference-idUSKBN1ZE0I52020-01-15
U.S. companies have paid billion in tariffs since February 2018 NegativeWASHINGTON China has pledged to buy almost billion of additional manufactured goods from the United States over the next two years as part of a trade war truce according to a source though some U.S. trade experts call it an unrealistic target http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/china-to-ramp-up-u-s-buys-under-trade-deal-but-skeptics-question-targets-idUSKBN1ZD0FN2020-01-15
UNITED NATIONS United Nations sanctions experts are warning people not to attend a cryptocurrency conference in North Korea in February flagging it as a likely sanctions violation according to a confidential report due to be submitted to the U.N. Security Council later this month NegativeUNITED NATIONS United Nations sanctions experts are warning people not to attend a cryptocurrency conference in North Korea in February flagging it as a likely sanctions violation according to a confidential report due to be submitted to the U.N. Security Council later this month http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-sanctions-un-exclusive/exclusive-u-n-sanctions-experts-warn-stay-away-from-north-korea-cryptocurrency-conference-idUSKBN1ZE0I52020-01-15
WASHINGTON The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board will meet on Feb PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board will meet on Feb http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-tesla-crash-california/u-s-agency-to-determine-cause-of-2018-fatal-tesla-autopilot-crash-idUSKBN1ZD24B2020-01-15
An outcome from the investigation is expected by the end of February NegativeAcasti Pharma Inc said on Monday its krill oilderived drug had failed to beat placebo by a large margin in reducing a type of fat found in blood that increases the risk of heart diseases sending its shares spiraling down nearly http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-acasti-pharma-study/acastis-krill-oil-derived-drug-fails-late-stage-study-shares-tumble-idUSKBN1ZC10A2020-01-14
Elsewhere Ryohin Keikaku dived after the operator of Muji stores forecast its net profit for the financial year ending February to fall 25 NegativeTOKYO Jan 14 Japanese shares rose to fourweek highs on Tuesday as markets resumed trading after a long weekend with signs of goodwill between Beijing and Washington supporting risk assets ahead of the expected signing of a Phase 1 U.S.China trade deal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-midday/japan-shares-climb-to-4-week-high-on-u-s-china-trade-deal-optimism-weaker-yen-idUSL4N29I21W2020-01-14
Full extradition proceedings are expected to commence in February NegativeLONDON WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is not getting the time he needs with his legal team to discuss his fight against extradition to the United States causing delays to the case his lawyer told a British court on Monday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-britain-assange/wikileaks-founder-assange-needs-more-time-to-speak-to-lawyer-court-told-idUSKBN1ZC18K2020-01-14
Iowa holds its caucuses on Feb NeutralWASHINGTON Two opinion polls from the states holding the first presidential nominating contests brought good news on Monday for former Vice President Joe Biden in his bid to be the 2020 Democratic nominee http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-biden/in-tight-race-new-polls-show-biden-on-top-in-iowa-new-hampshire-idUSKBN1ZC2HB2020-01-14
NEW YORK Oscar nominees expressed a mixture of pride gratitude and honor on Monday after being shortlisted for the 2020 Academy Awards which will be presented on Feb PositiveNEW YORK Oscar nominees expressed a mixture of pride gratitude and honor on Monday after being shortlisted for the 2020 Academy Awards which will be presented on Feb http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-award-oscars-nominations-reaction-fac/factbox-thrill-honor-and-dream-come-true-for-2020-oscar-nominees-idUSKBN1ZC1MY2020-01-14
New Hampshire holds it primary on Feb NeutralWASHINGTON Two opinion polls from the states holding the first presidential nominating contests brought good news on Monday for former Vice President Joe Biden in his bid to be the 2020 Democratic nominee http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-biden/in-tight-race-new-polls-show-biden-on-top-in-iowa-new-hampshire-idUSKBN1ZC2HB2020-01-14
Passanezi Filho will replace Cledorvino Belini a former Fiat SpA executive who has been acting as CEO since February 2019 NeutralSAO PAULO Brazilian staterun power firm Companhia Energetica de Minas Gerais http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-cemig-ceo/brazils-cemig-names-passanezi-filho-as-ceo-filing-idUSKBN1ZC1A72020-01-14
Recent polls in Iowa and New Hampshire which hold the first nominating contests in February have at or near the top even though his national standing is lower NeutralThe number of Democratic presidential candidates http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-2020-candidates-factbox/twelve-democrats-three-republicans-in-u-s-presidential-race-idUSKBN1ZC1TM2020-01-14
The Amsterdam court is scheduled to decide on the issue on Feb NegativeMediaset controlled by the family of former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi is setting up the Dutchbased company called MediaForEurope to help it pursue tieups in Europe http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mediaset-vivendi-court-holland/vivendi-asks-dutch-court-to-block-mediaset-tv-merger-plan-idUSKBN1ZC1WC2020-01-14
The Oscars ceremony will take place in Hollywood on Feb NeutralBrad Pitt scored an Oscar nomination on Monday for his performance as a charming stuntman in Once Upon a Time in cementing his return to the forefront of show business http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-oscars-nominations-pitt/brad-pitt-bounces-back-with-oscar-acting-nod-idUSKBN1ZC1IK2020-01-14
The Oscars the highest awards in the movie industry will be handed out at a ceremony in Hollywood on Feb Positivenumber of actors of color 7th http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/awards-oscars-nominations/corrected-update-2-joker-leads-oscar-nominations-with-11-idUSL1N29I0BW2020-01-14
The Oscars will be awarded in Hollywood on Feb 9 PositiveDark comicbook story led nominations on Monday for the Oscars in a best picture lineup dominated by stories by or about men and featuring only one actor of color despite efforts over the past few years to diversify the field http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-oscars-nominations/its-a-mans-world-as-joker-leads-oscar-nominations-idUSKBN1ZC1DW2020-01-14
The Oscars will be handed out at a ceremony in Hollywood on Feb NeutralFrom riots in modern Paris to beekeeping in North Macedonia Oscar nominations on Monday for the best international feature film spanned a vast range of topics http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-awards-oscars-nominations-foreign/from-beekeeping-to-fake-priests-international-movies-find-place-at-oscars-idUSKBN1ZC28K2020-01-14
The awards will be handed out on Feb PositiveNominations for the 2020 Academy Awards the highest honors in the movie industry were announced on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-oscars-nominations-factbox/factbox-key-nominations-for-the-2020-academy-awards-idUSKBN1ZC1E82020-01-14
DES MOINES Iowa Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg was endorsed by veteran Iowa Congressman Dave Loebsack on Sunday a highprofile boost for the White House hopeful just three weeks before the partys nominating contest begins in Iowa on Feb PositiveDES MOINES Iowa Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg was endorsed by veteran Iowa Congressman Dave Loebsack on Sunday a highprofile boost for the White House hopeful just three weeks before the partys nominating contest begins in Iowa on Feb http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-buttigieg/buttigieg-gets-endorsement-from-iowa-congressman-ahead-of-february-3-caucus-idUSKBN1ZB0HC2020-01-13
MASON CITY Iowa Kristen Marttila braved subfreezing temperatures on Saturday to knock on doors in Mason City Iowa trying to convince voters to cast their lot with Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren in the states nominating contest on Feb NeutralMASON CITY Iowa Kristen Marttila braved subfreezing temperatures on Saturday to knock on doors in Mason City Iowa trying to convince voters to cast their lot with Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren in the states nominating contest on Feb http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-electability/desperate-to-defeat-trump-democrats-grapple-with-electability-idUSKBN1ZB0NE2020-01-13
North Korea will not discuss proposals such as those Trump made at his last summit with Kim Jong Un in Hanoi in February 2019 the foreign ministry adviser said NegativeThe comments come against the backdrop of stalled denuclearization talks following a flurry of diplomacy between the United States and North Korea in 2018 and early 2019 http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa/north-korea-says-leaders-relations-not-enough-after-trump-sends-birthday-wishes-to-kim-idUSKCN1ZA0822020-01-12
The award ceremony takes place in London on Feb PositiveLONDON Rapper Dave and Scottish singersongwriter Lewis Capaldi lead the nominations for this years BRIT Awards with four nods each in a new slimmeddown list of prizes at Britains top pop music honors http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-brits-nominations/rapper-dave-and-singer-capaldi-lead-brit-award-nominations-idUSKBN1ZA0SP2020-01-12
WASHINGTON Tariffs imposed by President Donald Trump to restructure the United Statess top trade relationships have cost American companies billion since February 2018 and U.S. exports of goods hit by retaliatory tariffs have fallen sharply according to an analysis of Commerce Department data NegativeWASHINGTON Tariffs imposed by President Donald Trump to restructure the United Statess top trade relationships have cost American companies billion since February 2018 and U.S. exports of goods hit by retaliatory tariffs have fallen sharply according to an analysis of Commerce Department data http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-economy/trumps-tariffs-cost-u-s-companies-46-billion-to-date-data-shows-idUSKBN1Z82222020-01-10
LOS ANGELES Jan 8 The 2020 Oscars ceremony in February will again have no host the president of ABC Television Entertainment said on Wednesday NegativeLOS ANGELES Jan 8 The 2020 Oscars ceremony in February will again have no host the president of ABC Television Entertainment said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/awards-oscars-host/oscars-will-have-no-host-again-this-year-abc-entertainment-president-says-idUSL1N29D1CJ2020-01-09
LOS ANGELES The 2020 Oscars ceremony in February will again have no host the head of ABC Television Entertainment said on Wednesday NegativeLOS ANGELES The 2020 Oscars ceremony in February will again have no host the head of ABC Television Entertainment said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-oscars-host/oscars-to-go-host-less-for-second-year-abc-says-idUSKBN1Z72PO2020-01-09
The sale is set to be finalised by early February said one of the people who declined to be named as the information was private NegativeHONG CITIC Ltd http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-citic-group-china-mcdonald-s-corp/citic-to-sell-22-stake-in-mcdonalds-china-business-to-pe-arm-sources-idUSKBN1Z70KE2020-01-09
After repeated setbacks the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is not expected to give the greenlight until at least February perhaps March or later NegativeBoeing has been working on revised pilot training and software updates for the 737 MAX to win regulatory approval for the jets to fly commercially again http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-boeing-737max-simulator/boeing-changes-stance-recommends-737-max-simulator-training-for-pilots-idUSKBN1Z62922020-01-08
Reuters has reported previously that the FAA is unlikely to approve the plane until at least February and perhaps until March or later NegativeU.S. and European aviation safety regulators will meet with Boeing this week in an effort to complete a 737 MAX software documentation audit a key step toward the grounded planes eventual return to service http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-boeing-737max-audit/u-s-european-regulators-to-meet-with-boeing-this-week-on-737-max-software-audit-idUSKBN1Z628I2020-01-08
Samsung is expected to announce a new version of its flagship Galaxy S smartphone and a foldable handset on Feb NeutralSEOUL Samsung Electronics Co Ltd http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-samsung-elec-results/samsung-electronics-says-profit-fall-likely-milder-than-forecasts-as-chip-prices-bottom-out-idUSKBN1Z62PY2020-01-08
The four movies will compete against South Korean director Bong Joonhos darkly comic for best film at the Feb PositiveLONDON a dark origins story about the comic book villain led nominations for the British Academy of Film and Television Arts awards on Tuesday but Britains top movie honours drew criticism over the lack of diversity in the acting categories http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-baftas-nominations/dark-drama-joker-leads-bafta-nominations-with-11-nods-idUSKBN1Z60Q42020-01-08
The statistics ministry will release growth data for the OctoberDecember quarter on Feb PositiveNEW DELHI India on Tuesday forecast growth for the current financial year the slowest pace in 11 years which will likely prompt the finance minister to opt for extra fiscal stimulus when she presents the annual budget next month http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-india-economy-gdp/india-predicts-slower-5-growth-likely-prompting-budget-stimulus-idUSKBN1Z61I22020-01-08
DUBUQUE Iowa With just weeks to go before Iowans kick off the Democratic presidential nominating contest on Feb PositiveDUBUQUE Iowa With just weeks to go before Iowans kick off the Democratic presidential nominating contest on Feb http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-iowa/as-first-votes-near-2020-democratic-race-looks-wide-open-idUSKBN1Z51PS2020-01-07
In February U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order for federal government agencies to dedicate more resources and investment to AIrelated research promotion and training PositiveLAS VEGAS The White House on Tuesday proposed regulatory principles to govern the development and use of artificial intelligence aimed at limiting authorities and said it wants European officials to likewise avoid aggressive approaches http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-tech-ces-ai-white-house/white-house-proposes-regulatory-principles-to-govern-ai-use-idUSKBN1Z60GL2020-01-07
Martin Scorseses highprofile and costly gangster epic for Netflix went home emptyhanded on a disappointing night for the streaming service that could affect its Oscar chances in February NegativeBEVERLY HILLS Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-golden-globes/1917-upsets-hollywood-awards-season-as-globes-host-gervais-goes-for-broke-idUSKBN1Z409G2020-01-07
Reuters has reported the Federal Aviation Administration is not expected to approve the planes return to service until at least February and potentially March or later NegativeNeither airline disclosed the compensation http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-boeing-737max/boeing-will-reassign-3000-workers-as-airlines-reach-compensation-deals-over-max-idUSKBN1Z511U2020-01-07
The BAFTAs will be held in London on Feb NeutralLONDON Golden Globe winner Awkwafina and actor Jack Lowden are among the nominees for this years EE Rising Star Award the British Academy of Film and Television Arts said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-baftas-rising-star/awkwafina-dunkirk-star-lowden-among-nominees-for-bafta-rising-star-idUSKBN1Z514O2020-01-07
The threehour show was the mostwatched primetime entertainment telecast since the Oscars in February 2019 NBC said PositiveLOS ANGELES More than 18 million Americans watched the Golden Globes on Sunday in a ceremony hosted by acerbic British comedian Ricky Gervais whose monologue skewering Alist celebrities was praised by some but criticized as dull and cynical by others http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-golden-globes-ratings/golden-globes-tv-ratings-steady-as-host-gervais-tickles-some-but-bores-others-idUSKBN1Z51RW2020-01-07
The Oscars take place this year on Feb NeutralBEVERLY HILLS Classic Hollywood takes center stage at the Golden Globes on Sunday kicking off an unusually crowded awards season where the top movie honors are wide open http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-golden-globes/anything-can-happen-golden-globes-kick-off-crowded-awards-season-idUSKBN1Z409G2020-01-06
The awards handed out by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association have shown a knack for rewarding movies that go on to do well at the Oscars in February PositiveBEVERLY HILLS Classic Hollywood takes center stage at the Golden Globes on Sunday kicking off an unusually crowded awards season where the top movie honors are wide open http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-golden-globes/anything-can-happen-golden-globes-kick-off-crowded-awards-season-idUSKBN1Z409G2020-01-06
SEOUL Samsung Electronics said on Sunday that it will introduce new innovative devices in San Francisco on Feb PositiveSEOUL Samsung Electronics said on Sunday that it will introduce new innovative devices in San Francisco on Feb http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-samsung-elec-smartphone/samsung-elec-says-will-unveil-innovative-devices-on-february-11-idUSKBN1Z404K2020-01-05
Samsung Electronics has traditionally unveiled new versions of its flagship Galaxy S phones ahead of the Mobile World Congress which takes places in February NeutralSEOUL Samsung Electronics said on Sunday that it will introduce new innovative devices in San Francisco on Feb http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-samsung-elec-smartphone/samsung-elec-says-will-unveil-innovative-devices-on-february-11-idUSKBN1Z404K2020-01-05
A meeting held last February on the issue failed to come up with a solution that satisfied the conservative and liberal wings of the church NegativeThe United Methodist Church plans to split into two later this year church officials said on Friday a schism that follows years of contention over whether the church should end its ban on samesex marriage and gay clergy http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-religion-methodists-lgbt/conservative-liberal-methodists-to-split-over-gay-marriage-idUSKBN1Z21S52020-01-04
The Democratic contenders are set to face voters for the first time in a month when Iowa kicks off the statebystate nominating battle on Feb NegativeWASHINGTON Democratic presidential contenders on Friday condemned the air strike that killed Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani saying President Donald Trumps decision was reckless and could lead the United States to another war in the Middle East http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-iran/democratic-white-house-contenders-condemn-trumps-strike-against-iranian-commander-warn-of-war-idUSKBN1Z21WG2020-01-04
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday said ecigarette makers will be banned from selling podbased ecigarette flavors including fruit dessert and mint in the United States from February NegativeThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday said ecigarette makers will be banned from selling podbased ecigarette flavors including fruit dessert and mint in the United States from February http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-vaping-bat/uk-tobacco-shares-rise-on-u-s-e-cigarette-ban-exemptions-idUSKBN1Z20RJ2020-01-04
WASHINGTON The U.S. Federal Communications Commission said on Friday it will accept public comments until Feb NeutralWASHINGTON The U.S. Federal Communications Commission said on Friday it will accept public comments until Feb http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-huawei-tech-usa/fcc-says-it-will-accept-comments-until-february-3-on-huawei-zte-security-risks-idUSKBN1Z22282020-01-04
7 while heavy rainfall could last through to mid February NeutralJAKARTA Indonesia will carry out cloud seeding on Friday in a bid to prevent further rainfall over the capital Jakarta after deadly flash floods and landslides following some of the heaviest rains ever recorded http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-indonesia-weather-floods/indonesia-plans-cloud-seeding-to-halt-rain-floods-death-toll-rises-to-43-idUSKBN1Z203J2020-01-03
A complex court battle between both groups is ongoing meaning government funds have been frozen since last February while the case proceeds according to Morales NegativeThe hamlet is one of about 50 indigenous communities in the southwestern state of Michoacan fighting to achieve autonomy for their town or village according to the state government http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-indigenous-cities-feature-trfn/a-town-torn-apart-mexicos-indigenous-communities-fight-for-autonomy-idUSKBN1Z10M92020-01-03
Some analysts believe HSBC executives will have to explain their Hong Kong strategy when they discuss annual results on Feb PositiveHSBC has strongly denied any connection http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-hongkong-protests-hsbc/hsbc-kicks-off-year-with-hong-kong-branches-closed-vandalized-idUSKBN1Z10BE2020-01-03
BOSTON Democratic presidential contender Elizabeth Warren sought to reenergize her White House campaign in a New Years Eve speech on Tuesday warning that democracy hangs in the five weeks before nominating contests begin in early February NegativeBOSTON Democratic presidential contender Elizabeth Warren sought to reenergize her White House campaign in a New Years Eve speech on Tuesday warning that democracy hangs in the five weeks before nominating contests begin in early February http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-warren/warren-warns-democracy-hangs-in-the-balance-in-new-years-eve-speech-idUSKBN1YZ1172020-01-01
In the event of multiple bids for Anbangs stake in the bank the Beijing Financial Assets Exchange will conduct an auction that will conclude on Feb NeutralBEIJING Chinas Anbang Insurance Group which was taken over by the government last year said it has put its stake in Chengdu Rural Commercial Bank up for sale for 16 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-anbang-group-divestiture/chinas-anbang-insurance-in-fresh-attempt-to-sell-stake-in-chengdu-bank-idUSKBN1YZ0KF2020-01-01





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In February a former South African ambassador to Iran was arrested on charges that he took a bribe to help MTN win a NegativeThe complaint was filed in the United States District Court in the District of Columbia on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-mtn-group-safrica-lawsuit/mtn-reviewing-allegations-after-being-named-in-u-s-complaint-idUSKBN1YY0R42019-12-31
KHARTOUM A Sudanese court sentenced 29 members of the national intelligence service to death by hanging on Monday over the killing of a teacher in detention in February during protests that led to the overthrow of former president Omar alBashir NegativeKHARTOUM A Sudanese court sentenced 29 members of the national intelligence service to death by hanging on Monday over the killing of a teacher in detention in February during protests that led to the overthrow of former president Omar alBashir http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics-court/sudan-sentences-29-intelligence-agents-to-hang-for-teachers-killing-idUSKBN1YY0NT2019-12-31
To alleviate the of the economic downturn he said the governments budget in February would focus on boosting the economy protecting unemployment and easing the of the people and enterprises PositiveHONG KONG Hong Kong will end 2019 with multiple protests planned for New Years Eve and New Years Day aimed at disrupting festivities and shopping in the Asian financial hub which has seen a rise in clashes between police and protesters since Christmas http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-hongkong-protests/hong-kong-to-end-year-with-multiple-protests-kick-off-2020-with-big-march-idUSKBN1YY05F2019-12-31
The sum Israel said it would trim as of February was million reflecting prisoner payouts by the PA during 2018 NegativeJERUSALEM Israel will withhold around million in tax handovers to the cashstrapped Palestinian Authority over its financial support for the families of slain or wounded Palestinian militants the Israeli security cabinet said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-funds/israel-trims-funds-to-palestinians-over-militant-casualties-idUSKBN1YX0GE2019-12-30
Mumuni had pleaded guilty in Feb NegativeNEW YORK A U.S. federal appeals court on Friday ordered the resentencing of a Staten Island New York man for attempting to provide material support to Islamic State and kill an FBI agent saying his 17year prison term was shockingly low http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-new-york-crime-terrorism/u-s-appeals-court-voids-shockingly-low-17-year-sentence-in-ny-terrorism-case-idUSKBN1YV1AL2019-12-28
The next hearing is scheduled for Feb NeutralWINDHOEK Two former ministers and four others accused of taking bribes to offer fishing rights in Namibias biggest corruption scandal will see in the New Year from custody after a court dismissed their urgent release application on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-namibia-iceland/namibian-ex-ministers-enmeshed-in-fish-scandal-in-jail-for-new-year-idUSKBN1YV0YB2019-12-28
Subscription for investors will begin on Feb NeutralBANGKOK Thailands largest retailer Central Retail Corporation plans to raise up to 81 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-central-retail-ipo/central-retail-corp-plans-to-raise-up-to-2-7-billion-in-thailands-biggest-ipo-idUSKBN1YU0JA2019-12-27
The liquidity support comes at a time when Peking Founder has received investor approval to extend the grace period to repay an overdue onshore China bond until Feb PositiveChina Cinda Asset Management Group http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-markets-default-cn-cinda/china-cinda-asset-offers-about-1-billion-liquidity-support-to-peking-founder-sources-idUSKBN1YT0982019-12-26
They agreed to form a transitional unity government if they fail to resolve all their differences before the end of February NegativeVATICAN CITY Pope Francis and two other religious leaders sent out an extraordinary Christmas appeal on Wednesday to the leaders of South Sudan to keep their promise to form at least a transitional unity government early next year http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-politics-pope-christmas/pope-religious-leaders-send-south-sudan-rivals-christmas-peace-appeal-idUSKBN1YT0BD2019-12-26
after the clothing retailer cut its profit estimates for the year to February by about citing weak sales NegativeNikkei loses steam but still stand near 14month peak http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks-close/japanese-shares-dip-nissan-hits-8-yr-low-as-top-exec-decides-to-quit-idUSL4N28Z0IG2019-12-26
DUBAI Qatar Petroleum will start pricing its crude oil grades of Qatar marine and Qatar land on a prospective pricing basis in February 2020 the company said on Tuesday confirming an earlier report by Reuters NeutralDUBAI Qatar Petroleum will start pricing its crude oil grades of Qatar marine and Qatar land on a prospective pricing basis in February 2020 the company said on Tuesday confirming an earlier report by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-qatar-oil-prices/qatar-petroleum-to-start-forward-pricing-for-its-crude-in-february-idUSKBN1YS0J92019-12-25
Kuwait Petroleum Corporation also said on Tuesday it would change its Asia crude oil pricing marker effective Feb PositiveDUBAI Qatar Petroleum will start pricing its crude oil grades of Qatar marine and Qatar land on a prospective pricing basis in February 2020 the company said on Tuesday confirming an earlier report by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-qatar-oil-prices/qatar-petroleum-to-start-forward-pricing-for-its-crude-in-february-idUSKBN1YS0J92019-12-25
Originally set for 2019 the BoeingEmbraer deal was delayed after the Commission decided in October to deepen a competition probe now scheduled to end in late February NegativeOriginally set for 2019 the BoeingEmbraer deal was delayed after the Commission decided in October to deepen a competition probe now scheduled to end in late February http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-boeing-embraer/new-boeing-boss-faces-eu-pressure-over-embraer-tie-up-sources-idUSKBN1YS0T82019-12-25
The change for the pricing mechanism of its Kuwait crude oil bound for the east of Suez will take effect from Feb NeutralDUBAI Kuwait Petroleum Corporation said on Tuesday it was modifying its Asia crude oil pricing marker http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-kuwait-oil-prices/kuwaits-kpc-to-introduce-new-pricing-mechanism-for-its-crude-oil-idUSKBN1YS0XS2019-12-25
Data showing that U.S. energy companies added the most oil rigs last week since February 2018 primarily in the Permian shale basin also put pressure on prices NegativeNEW YORK Oil prices were little changed on Monday as Russia said an OPECled producer group may consider easing output cuts next year offsetting support from some investor optimism that an initial U.S.China trade deal would be signed soon http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-steadies-as-russia-touts-easing-opec-output-idUSKBN1YR0372019-12-24
HONG KONG Chineseruled Hong Kong introduced a bill into the legislature in February that would have allowed the extradition of defendants to mainland China for the first time to face trial in courts controlled by the Communist Party NegativeHONG KONG Chineseruled Hong Kong introduced a bill into the legislature in February that would have allowed the extradition of defendants to mainland China for the first time to face trial in courts controlled by the Communist Party http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-global-poy-hong-kong-widerimage/hong-kong-protest-tide-turns-into-sea-of-flames-idUSKBN1YR1T42019-12-24
It will next review policy on Feb NeutralBANGKOK Thailands central bank has not shut the door to further monetary policy easing should the economy worsen the governor said on Monday after two rate cuts this year to support flagging growth http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-thailand-economy/thai-central-bank-has-not-closed-door-to-further-easing-governor-idUSKBN1YR0JI2019-12-23
Separately ConocoPhillips has sold a 600000barrel Kimanis cargo loading on Feb NeutralSINGAPORE AsiaPacific refineries are forking out multiyear high premiums for sweet crude produced in the region as alternative supplies from the West have become more expensive with the rise in shipping costs several trade sources said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-malaysia-oil-petroliam/malaysia-spot-crude-premiums-hit-multi-year-high-on-tight-supplies-idUSKBN1YR0CU2019-12-23
Thai refiner IRPC has also opted for a 650000barrel cargo of Australias Ichthys crude in its latest tender to arrive between Feb PositiveSINGAPORE AsiaPacific refineries are forking out multiyear high premiums for sweet crude produced in the region as alternative supplies from the West have become more expensive with the rise in shipping costs several trade sources said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-malaysia-oil-petroliam/malaysia-spot-crude-premiums-hit-multi-year-high-on-tight-supplies-idUSKBN1YR0CU2019-12-23
U.S. drillers may be anticipating higher prices as well and last week increased the number of their oil rigs by the most in a week since February 2018 PositiveTOKYO Oil prices slipped on Monday but held near recent threemonth highs amid optimism that the United States and China are close to signing a trade deal with President Donald Trump saying an agreement would be signed very http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-declines-but-losses-limited-as-u-s-china-near-trade-deal-idUSKBN1YR0372019-12-23
61 in early trade touching a record low since listing in February while shares of Alexion were down 2 NegativeStealth BioTherapeutics Corps shares crashed on Friday after its lead neuromuscular disorder drug candidate failed to help patients walk better and reduce fatigue a major setback to the companys wide mitochondrial diseases pipeline http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-stealth-biothera-study/stealth-bios-neuromuscular-disorder-drug-fails-trial-shares-plummet-idUSKBN1YO1JG2019-12-21
Amazons changes largely take effect Feb NeutralAmazon http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-amazon-com-delivery/amazon-to-raise-u-s-fulfillment-fees-3-percent-for-merchants-next-year-idUSKBN1YO2AG2019-12-21
February or March UK budget that sets out the governments spending and tax plans PositiveRUCTIONS http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets-themes/take-five-ding-dong-markets-merrily-on-high-idUSKBN1YO1KZ2019-12-21
In Algeria Amiri Yacine who joined rolling demonstrations since February in opposition to the elite that has controlled the country since independence in 1962 likewise feels his demands are universal NegativeProtests swept the globe in 2019 with millions of people taking to the streets from Catalonia to Colombia Haiti to Hong Kong http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-protests-widerimage/wider-image-portraits-from-the-frontlines-of-global-protests-idUSKBN1YO1PD2019-12-21
Reuters reported this week the FAA is not expected to end the grounding until at least February NegativeIn an interview with Reuters Chao said the White House has not pressured the Federal Aviation Administration to speed up its review http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-boeing-737max-chao/u-s-transport-chief-said-economic-issues-not-a-factor-in-737-maxs-safety-review-idUSKBN1YO2G32019-12-21
The protesters have marched every Friday since February demanding that the entire ruling elite quit power an end to corruption and that the army withdraw from politics NegativeALGIERS Tens of thousands of Algerians protested on Friday rejecting the election of newly swornin President Abdelmadjid Tebboune as their mass movement debates a response to his offer of talks http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-algeria-protests/algerians-protest-after-new-president-inaugurated-idUSKBN1YO1UA2019-12-21
Turkey has in the past expressed concern about the situation in Xinjiang including in February at the U.N. Human Rights Council but has not commented over the Ozil affair NegativeISTANBUL Thousands of protesters marched in support of Chinas Uighurs in Istanbul on Friday and voiced solidarity with Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil after the furore caused by his criticism of Chinas policies toward the Muslim minority http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-xinjiang-turkey/turkish-protesters-march-in-support-of-uighurs-after-ozil-comments-idUSKBN1YO2CB2019-12-21
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump will deliver his annual State of the Union speech on Feb PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump will deliver his annual State of the Union speech on Feb http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-stateofunion/trump-to-deliver-state-of-the-union-address-on-feb-4-idUSKBN1YO2492019-12-21
A trial is scheduled for Feb NeutralRyu said Makhzoomi could seek damages from Southwest for alleged violations of federal and California civil rights laws but dismissed claims of negligence and intentional infliction of emotional distress http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-southwest-passenger/southwest-can-be-sued-for-bumping-passenger-who-spoke-arabic-u-s-judge-idUSKBN1YN2PK2019-12-20
Elsewhere PetroChina International Singapore has offered the lowest price for a cargo for delivery in February in a Pakistan LNG tender a document on the Pakistani buyers website showed PositiveSINGAPORE Asian spot prices for liquefied natural gas for cargoes delivered in February slipped this week amid ample supply but losses were limited as Indian companies sought cargoes to meet spot requirements http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-lng/asian-spot-prices-steady-as-india-seeks-to-soak-up-some-of-supply-glut-idUSKBN1YO0AZ2019-12-20
Meanwhile Indias Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd Indian Oil Corp and Reliance Industries were also seeking cargoes for delivery over the January to February period sources said PositiveSINGAPORE Asian spot prices for liquefied natural gas for cargoes delivered in February slipped this week amid ample supply but losses were limited as Indian companies sought cargoes to meet spot requirements http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-lng/asian-spot-prices-steady-as-india-seeks-to-soak-up-some-of-supply-glut-idUSKBN1YO0AZ2019-12-20
SINGAPORE Asian spot prices for liquefied natural gas for cargoes delivered in February slipped this week amid ample supply but losses were limited as Indian companies sought cargoes to meet spot requirements PositiveSINGAPORE Asian spot prices for liquefied natural gas for cargoes delivered in February slipped this week amid ample supply but losses were limited as Indian companies sought cargoes to meet spot requirements http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-lng/asian-spot-prices-steady-as-india-seeks-to-soak-up-some-of-supply-glut-idUSKBN1YO0AZ2019-12-20
6851 ahead of a monthly jobs report that could make or break expectations for another interest rate cut as early as February NegativeSYDNEY Dec 19 The New Zealand dollar bounced from a oneweek low on Thursday after the countrys third quarter economic growth came in stronger than expected while greenback traders awaited a vote to impeach U.S. President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-awaits-impeachment-vote-kiwi-flies-on-gdp-idUSL4N28S4LJ2019-12-19
As of February 2019 Freddie Mac had 6600 fulltime and 42 parttime employees compared with 4927 fulltime and 85 parttime employees in March 2009 according to regulatory filings NeutralWASHINGTON Freddie Mac has offered early retirement to around of its staff as it begins to overhaul its workforce amid a broader push by the Trump administration to reform the housing finance giant according to four people briefed on the matter http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-freddiemac-cuts-exclusive/exclusive-freddie-mac-offers-early-retirement-to-25-of-workforce-sources-idUSKBN1YM2BT2019-12-19
Danaher unveiled the deal in February which will boost its presence in the biopharma industry giving it access to tools for research and development of drugs PositiveDanaher unveiled the deal in February which will boost its presence in the biopharma industry giving it access to tools for research and development of drugs http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ge-m-a-danaher-eu/danaher-wins-conditional-eu-okay-for-21-billion-biopharma-buy-idUSKBN1YM25P2019-12-19
February 2018 Geely Chairman Li Shufu reveals he has bought a 9 PositiveFiat Chrysler and Peugeot maker PSA on Wednesday reached a binding agreement for their roughly billion merger as the auto industry scrambles to develop zeroemissions vehicles and tackle slowing demand http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-fiatchrysler-m-a-psa-consolidation-ti/timeline-fiat-chrysler-and-peugeot-merger-marks-next-round-of-consolidation-idUSKBN1YM1GY2019-12-19
In a letter to employees Tata Sons present chairman N Chandrasekaran who was appointed in February 2017 urged everyone to stay focused on the business and the welfare of stakeholders NeutralNEW DELHI Cyrus Mistry who has been embroiled in a legal battle with Tata Group since being ousted in 2016 won backing from a tribunal to be reinstated as executive chairman of its holding company lawyers said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-tata-sons-chairman/indian-tribunal-orders-reinstatement-of-mistry-as-chairman-of-tata-sons-idUSKBN1YM13X2019-12-19
The state holds the first nominating contest in the country on Feb PositiveCLINTON Iowa Elizabeth Warren has recalibrated her rhetoric on Medicare for All as concerns about her support for replacing private insurance with a governmentrun plan continue to buffet her oncesurging Democratic presidential campaign http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-warren/seeking-fresh-momentum-democrat-warren-recalibrates-medicare-for-all-rhetoric-idUSKBN1YM2KY2019-12-19
SailGPs second season begins in February in Sydney where Spain SailGP Team will begin its campaign against Australia Denmark France Great Britain Japan and the United States PositiveLONDON China has dropped out of the 2020 series of SailGP its organizers said on Tuesday with Spain stepping aboard their vacant F50 foiling catamaran to race for a million prize http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sailing-sailgp/sailing-spain-sets-sights-on-sailgp-after-china-jumps-ship-idUSKBN1YL1QQ2019-12-18
The CocaCola Company has announced that its longtime general counsel Bernhard Goepelt will retire in February 2020 NeutralThe CocaCola Company has announced that its longtime general counsel Bernhard Goepelt will retire in February 2020 http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/usa-coca-cola-general-counsel/in-brief-coca-colas-top-lawyer-to-step-down-in-2020-idUSL1N28R1XA2019-12-18
The company expects to conclude the third phase of the probe in February NegativeSAO PAULO Brazilian electronics and appliances retailer Via Varejo SA http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-via-varejo-outlook/brazils-via-varejo-sees-sales-rising-over-30-in-2020-on-revamp-idUSKBN1YL1F62019-12-18
FAA approval to resume flying is not likely until at least February and could be delayed until March U.S. officials have told Reuters NegativeBoeing Co has decided to suspend production of its bestselling 737 MAX model from January the plane makers biggest assemblyline halt in more than 20 years as repercussions from two deadly crashes drag into 2020 http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-boeing-737max-airlines-explainer/explainer-how-the-737-max-production-freeze-affects-airlines-across-the-globe-idUSKBN1YL0CP2019-12-17
Organizations that compile and publish market indexes outside the European Union were in February given an extension to the end of 2021 to comply with the EUs benchmark regulation PositiveHONG KONG Banks and asset managers that use Asian benchmarks like the Hang Seng or Nikkei indices face a perfect with two major regulatory changes slated to take effect the same day a financial industry group said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-asia-regulation-benchmarks/asian-financial-firms-face-benchmark-aggedon-as-tough-eu-rules-near-idUSKBN1YL0AX2019-12-17
The Australian dollar drifted lower as minutes of the central banks December policy meeting showed it was open to monetary easing in February if the outlook deteriorated NegativeTrade deal sends stocks higher but details awaited http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-stocks-ride-wall-st-momentum-to-17-month-peak-pound-slips-idUSL4N28R0ZL2019-12-17
The exhibition which is free of charge closes at the end of February when the works will be returned to dark storage with temperature and humidity controls NegativeVATICAN CITY They could be called the Vaticans vampire prints works by masters such as Henri Matisse Edvard Munch and Salvador Dali so delicate that they usually lie dormant for years in dark storage in its museums http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-art-vatican-prints/vaticans-vampire-prints-of-rarely-seen-20th-century-art-on-show-idUSKBN1YK0VR2019-12-17
When the deal was announced Roche agreed to pay a big premium for Spark more than twice the U.S. companys closing price on Feb PositiveThe commission which is made up of three Republicans and two Democrats voted 50 to approve the deal http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-spark-m-a-roche/u-s-approves-roches-4-3-billion-purchase-of-spark-therapeutics-idUSKBN1YK2622019-12-17
Australian oil minnow Far Ltd on Monday said it does not expect to receive the final outcome of a longrunning dispute with Woodside Petroleum regarding an oil field off Senegal until January or February next year NegativeAustralian oil minnow Far Ltd on Monday said it does not expect to receive the final outcome of a longrunning dispute with Woodside Petroleum regarding an oil field off Senegal until January or February next year http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-woodside-far-senegal/australias-far-expects-outcome-over-senegal-oil-field-dispute-early-next-year-idUSKBN1YK0F62019-12-16
But Li said a rise in freight rates in October which affected Novemberloading vessels would weigh on January and February arrivals PositiveSEOUL South Koreas U.S. crude oil imports rose 80 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-southkorea-oil-iran/south-koreas-november-u-s-crude-imports-up-80-4-on-year-idUSKBN1YJ0042019-12-16
A lengthy trial would eat up weeks of time ahead of the first Democratic presidential nominating contests in Iowa and New Hampshire in early February NeutralWASHINGTON Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives on Friday took Republican President Donald Trump to the brink of impeachment by approving two charges against him over his efforts to pressure Ukraine to investigate Democratic political rival Joe Biden http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment/house-panel-approves-charges-trump-at-brink-of-impeachment-idUSKBN1YH0H62019-12-14
Bainbridge lives overseas and will probably be called to testify in February the court heard on Friday NeutralSYDNEY A fourword handwritten note by a JPMorgan Chase Co banker has been seized by Australian prosecutors as fundamental to a criminal cartel prosecution against Citigroup Inc and Deutsche Bank AG a court heard on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-australia-banks-cartel/out-of-market-today-australia-brandishes-four-words-crucial-to-case-against-citi-deutsche-idUSKBN1YH0BW2019-12-14
Biden and Sanders have promised to do so ahead of the first nominating contest in Iowa on Feb PositiveDemocratic presidential candidate Michael Bloombergs doctor has proclaimed him a 77yearold man in outstanding according to a letter released by his campaign on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-bloomberg/democratic-presidential-candidate-bloomberg-in-outstanding-health-doctor-idUSKBN1YG2P52019-12-13
February The company put its Herta lunch meat business up for sale NeutralIn October Schneider indicated he would not stop at the target calling the portfolio review an ongoing process http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nestle-deals-factbox/factbox-nestle-ceo-mark-schneiders-top-deals-over-the-past-three-years-idUSKBN1YG1IR2019-12-13
Federal officials told Reuters this week that FAA approval was not likely until January at the earliest though some U.S. officials think it may not be until at least February PositiveThe U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said on Wednesday it was investigating production issues involving Boeing Cos 737 MAX and confirmed the agency will not approve the grounded commercial jet for flight before year end http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-boeing-airplane/faa-probes-boeing-737-max-production-says-it-wont-approve-jets-return-this-year-idUSKBN1YF18G2019-12-13
Suspicion that liquefaction caused the Brumadinho collapse was raised by an official in Brazils Minas Gerais state as early as February NegativeSAO PAULO The deadly collapse of a Vale SAs mining waste dam in Brazil was partially triggered by a persistently high water that caused the structure to lose strength and stability according to a report by a panel of experts appointed by the companys lawyers http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-vale-brumadinho/vale-report-blames-water-level-for-brazil-mining-waste-dam-disaster-idUSKBN1YG1DK2019-12-13
7 and 10 found that of Iowans would support Klobuchar in that states Feb PositiveWASHINGTON Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar on Wednesday said she would rebuild U.S. foreign alliances and take tougher stances on U.S. relations with China and Russia than President Donald Trump if she is elected http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-klobuchar/democratic-presidential-hopeful-klobuchar-sets-out-tough-stance-on-china-russia-idUSKBN1YF2IL2019-12-12
Federal officials told Reuters this week that FAA approval is not likely until January at the earliest though some U.S. officials think it may not be until at least February PositiveThe U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said on Wednesday it was investigating production issues at Boeing Cos 737 MAX factory after an exmanager warned that schedule pressure and worker fatigue were raising safety risks http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-boeing-airplane/faa-probes-boeing-737-max-production-ex-manager-warns-of-a-factory-in-chaos-idUSKBN1YF18G2019-12-12
The exhibition runs until Feb NeutralAsked about the incident on Wednesday President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador urged respect and tolerance though he did not rule out the painting being removed http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-lgbt-art-trfn/mexicos-president-condemns-lgbt-hate-crimes-after-painting-row-idUSKBN1YF2LU2019-12-12
McConnell said the Senate would likely address the trade deal after an impeachment trial which could last through January or February NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. House Democrats on Tuesday backed a renegotiated version of the U.S.MexicoCanada trade agreement after a year of often acrimonious negotiations with the White House and it was signed by the United States Canada and Mexico http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-trade-usmca-completion-factbox/factbox-house-democrats-back-usmca-what-happens-next-idUSKBN1YF07E2019-12-11
The revamped USMCA must be ratified by the U.S. Congress a process that could stretch into January or February after the expected impeachment trial of U.S. President Donald Trump NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. House Democrats on Tuesday backed a renegotiated version of the U.S.MexicoCanada trade agreement after a year of often acrimonious negotiations with the White House and it was signed by the United States Canada and Mexico http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-trade-usmca-completion-factbox/factbox-house-democrats-back-usmca-what-happens-next-idUSKBN1YF07E2019-12-11
There was no reason for them to Uematsu said in an interview in February 2018 describing the residents at the care home as people with failed minds NegativeTOKYO A Japanese man accused of killing 19 disabled people at a care home south of Tokyo in 2016 said he will admit to the killings at his trial due to begin in January the Mainichi Shimbun newspaper reported http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-disabled/japanese-man-says-he-will-admit-guilt-in-court-over-2016-killings-of-disabled-people-media-idUSKBN1YE0RH2019-12-11
Trump declared a national emergency last February in order to transfer funds from the Pentagon to build the wall after Congress refused to provide the level of funding he sought NegativeWASHINGTON A federal judge on Tuesday issued a permanent injunction barring President Donald Trumps attempt to transfer http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-court-border/federal-judge-blocks-3-6-billion-transfer-to-border-wall-idUSKBN1YF01L2019-12-11
A hearing is scheduled for February NeutralSAN JOSE California Apple Inc on Monday told a federal court it has deep that two Chineseborn former employees accused of stealing trade secrets from the company will try to flee before their trials if their locations are not monitored http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-apple-trade-secrets/apple-has-deep-concerns-that-ex-employees-accused-of-theft-will-flee-to-china-idUSKBN1YD2IT2019-12-10
DSMs estimate for use of feedlots by Brazilian ranchers in 2020 will be released in February PositiveSAO PAULO The use of feedlots to finish beef cows will likely grow in Brazil home to the worlds largest commercial cattle herd a survey by Dutch animal nutrition and health company DSM showed on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-cattle-dsm/brazil-cattle-feedlots-grow-amid-environment-pressure-efficiency-drive-idUSKBN1YD1X12019-12-10
The 34yearold Manxman Cavendish boasts 30 Tour de France stage wins but has not enjoyed a victory anywhere since February 2018 after battles with illness and crashinduced injuries NegativeLONDON Rod Ellingworth says his newlyunveiled BahrainMcLaren team can help Mark Cavendish rediscover the speed that has made him one of the greatest sprinters in cycling history http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-cycling-mclaren-cavendish/cavendish-backed-to-rediscover-old-speed-at-bahrain-mclaren-idUSKBN1YD2FI2019-12-10
Unions are so crucial to Democrats electoral success in Nevada that early voting for the states February nominating caucuses will take place in union halls PositiveLAS VEGAS Democratic presidential contender Elizabeth Warren defended her Medicare for All healthcare proposal on Monday telling members of an influential Nevada labor union that she wants all Americans to have coverage that is as good as theirs http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-nevada/warren-woos-nevada-union-amid-healthcare-policy-concerns-idUSKBN1YD11R2019-12-10
February Russia was reinstated by the IOC after the remaining tests of the countrys athletes at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics were all returned negative NegativeLAUSANNE Switzerland The World AntiDoping Agency will on Monday consider a recommendation from its compliance committee to hand Russia a fouryear Olympic ban as part of a sanctions package to punish Moscow for handing WADA doctored and incomplete laboratory data http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-sport-doping-russia-factbox/timeline-of-the-russia-doping-case-idUSKBN1YB0BH2019-12-08
The protesters have been demonstrating twice a week since February to demand that the shadowy ruling elite that has controlled Algeria since independence in 1962 quits power NegativeALGIERS Tens of thousands of Algerians took to the streets on Friday making a show of strength of their last weekly protest before a presidential election that they have rejected as meaningless http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-algeria-protests/algerian-protesters-march-in-last-friday-rally-before-election-idUSKBN1YA1T42019-12-07
A month ago Russia said there was no longer enough time left to negotiate a fullfledged replacement for the New START treaty which expires in February 2021 NegativeMOSCOW Russia is ready to extend the New START nuclear arms control treaty by the end of this year without any more conditions or discussion President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday appearing to drop Moscows earlier defiant tone http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-usa-missiles/putin-says-russia-ready-to-extend-new-start-nuclear-arms-treaty-idUSKBN1Y923K2019-12-06
He returned to the ACCC in February 2017 twice in March and once more in April to sign the statement he said PositiveDewar who still holds his position at JPMorgan told the court he first met the ACCC with his lawyers in March 2015 during which they discussed the ANZ capital raising http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-australia-banks-cartel/jpmorgan-banker-says-he-spent-a-year-meeting-regulator-in-australian-cartel-case-idUSKBN1YA08U2019-12-06
Last February the CMS had projected U.S. healthcare spending to rise 5 PositiveU.S. healthcare spending recovered in 2018 after two consecutive years of decline a government health agency reported on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-healthcare-spending/u-s-health-spending-recovers-after-two-slow-years-cms-idUSKBN1Y92NM2019-12-06
The 2020 Martin Ennals Award named after the British activist who ran Amnesty International will be given to one of the three finalists on Feb PositiveReuters When a worried parent calls for help finding a missing child Norma Ledezma says she often immediately has a sense of whether they are likely to be found alive http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-crime-rights/daughters-murder-led-activist-to-hunt-for-mexicos-disappeared-idUSKBN1Y82G62019-12-05
The bill was introduced in February by Republican Senator Lindsey Graham and Democratic Senator Bob Menendez and other members of the foreign relations panel NeutralWASHINGTON The U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee will vote as soon as next week on legislation that would impose stiff new sanctions on Russia over its meddling in U.S. elections and aggression against Ukraine a committee spokeswoman said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-russia-sanctions/u-s-senate-committee-to-consider-bill-to-impose-stiff-new-sanctions-on-russia-idUSKBN1Y904F2019-12-05
The Caixin survey showed subindex for new export orders came in at 51 marginally below that in October when it was the highest since February 2018 NeutralBEIJING Chinas factory activity showed surprising signs of improvement in November with growth picking up to a near threeyear high a private sector survey showed on Monday reinforcing upbeat government data released over the weekend http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-pmi-factory-caixin/chinas-november-factory-activity-unexpectedly-expands-at-quickest-pace-in-almost-three-years-caixin-pmi-idUSKBN1Y60382019-12-02
Germanys powerful VDA car industry association has appointed Hildegard Mueller a former conservative politician and utilities lobbyist as its new president from Feb NeutralGermanys powerful VDA car industry association has appointed Hildegard Mueller a former conservative politician and utilities lobbyist as its new president from Feb http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-germany-autos/german-auto-lobby-picks-utilities-expert-to-take-the-wheel-idUSKBN1Y31M62019-11-30
In Europe several deals were done for delivery from end December to early February at discounts over PositiveLONDON Asian spot prices for liquefied natural gas slipped this week as new supply offers kept coming on the market amid subdued demand http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-lng/asian-lng-price-dips-as-spot-supply-floods-market-idUSKBN1Y32032019-11-30
Some demand came from Mexico where state power utility CFE was looking for five cargoes for delivery during January and February NeutralLONDON Asian spot prices for liquefied natural gas slipped this week as new supply offers kept coming on the market amid subdued demand http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-lng/asian-lng-price-dips-as-spot-supply-floods-market-idUSKBN1Y32032019-11-30
The protests began in February as it became clear that veteran leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika planned to seek another presidential term in a vote originally scheduled for July PositiveALGIERS Tens of thousands of Algerian protesters marched on Friday to demand that a presidential election next month be canceled until the old ruling guard step aside and the army quit politics http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-algeria-protests/algerian-protesters-keep-up-pressure-on-authorities-as-vote-nears-idUSKBN1Y31SK2019-11-30
The ruling paves the way for Zumas longawaited trial to start in February 2020 NeutralJOHNANNESBURG A South African court on Friday rejected an appeal by former president Jacob Zuma that sought to prevent his prosecution on corruption charges over a billion arms deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-safrica-zuma/south-africa-court-rejects-zuma-appeal-to-prevent-corruption-trial-idUSKBN1Y30Z82019-11-30
Huge demonstrations since February dislodged veteran president Abdelaziz Bouteflika in April and an election is scheduled for Dec NeutralALGIERS Algerias upper house of parliament passed the countrys new energy law on Thursday aimed at reviving the key oil and gas sector by making it more attractive to investors http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-algeria-energy-law/algeria-approves-new-energy-law-to-attract-foreign-investment-idUSKBN1Y22352019-11-29
The 2020 Martin Ennals Award will be presented to one of three finalists on 19 February in Geneva next year PositiveJOHANNESBURG Reuters Stabbed with a knife slapped with a gun hit by a speeding car http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-landrights-women/death-defying-south-african-lauded-for-defense-of-land-and-women-idUSKBN1Y222S2019-11-29
Aliu said he expects the agreement to be formalized in January or February 2020 and would take effect in April PositiveKONG South Korea and Japan are setting aside historical grievances to redraw responsibilities for air traffic control over the East China Sea following recent near misses http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-southkorea-japan-airways-exclusive/exclusive-south-korea-japan-set-to-back-air-traffic-deal-after-near-misses-idUSKBN1Y12582019-11-28
Haftars forces have controlled El Feel and the nearby El Sharara oilfield Libyas largest since February when they swept through the south before launching an offensive on Tripoli in April NegativeBENGHAZI Libya Forces based in eastern Libya said on Wednesday they had driven rival factions from the 70000barrelperday El Feel oilfield after attacking the area with air strikes leading to production being halted http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-oil/eastern-libyan-forces-regain-control-of-el-feel-oilfield-lna-idUSKBN1Y11SM2019-11-28
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned last February that socalled cognitive enhancement supplements may be ineffective unsafe and could prevent patients from getting the correct diagnosis and treatment NegativeThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned last February that socalled cognitive enhancement supplements may be ineffective unsafe and could prevent patients from getting the correct diagnosis and treatment http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-supplements-brain/supplements-touting-brain-benefits-may-contain-unauthorized-ingredient-idUSKBN1Y12IH2019-11-28
In Iowa and New Hampshire which hold the first two nominating contests in February Democratic insiders have often expressed bewilderment at Bookers lowsingledigit polling NeutralNEW YORK Democratic presidential hopeful Cory Bookers campaign will mount an allout effort to boost his anemic poll numbers in a attempt to qualify for the December debate his campaign manager said in a memo to the U.S. senators supporters on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-booker/with-time-running-out-democrat-booker-to-make-all-out-push-for-debate-stage-idUSKBN1Y02212019-11-27
The government oversaw the union from March 1989 until 2015 when it agreed to a fiveyear transition period that will end in February PositiveDETROIT A former United Auto Workers board member charged with conspiring with other union leaders to embezzle hundreds of thousands of dollars of rankandfile members dues made his first appearance in federal court in Detroit on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-corruption-labor/former-uaw-official-charged-with-embezzlement-appears-in-u-s-court-idUSKBN1Y01DY2019-11-27
3 billion offer to buy the gene therapy company in February PositiveRoche has put back the deadline several times since it announced the http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-spark-m-a-roche-hldg/roche-extends-offer-deadline-for-spark-therapeutics-again-idUSKBN1XW0GX2019-11-23
Ryanair said February or the start of March is the most realistic timetable for it to start flying the grounded aircraft PositiveDUBAI Makers of aircraft parts are making contingency plans for a prolonged grounding of Boeings 737 MAX with several expecting the jets return to service to take longer than the planemaker hopes http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-emirates-airshow-suppliers/aerospace-suppliers-prepare-for-prolonged-grounding-of-737-max-idUSKBN1XW1LT2019-11-23
For Californias document requests that remain in dispute a judge will hold a Feb NegativeWASHINGTON Facebook Inc has agreed to turn over additional documents after the California state attorney generals office went to court earlier this month to compel the social media firm to comply with requests for information in its privacy investigation http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-facebook-privacy/facebook-agrees-to-provide-additional-documents-in-california-ag-data-privacy-probe-idUSKBN1XV2HN2019-11-22
For Californias document requests that remain in dispute a judge will hold a hearing on Feb NegativeWASHINGTON Facebook Inc has agreed to turn over additional documents after the California state attorney generals office went to court this month to compel the social media firm to comply with requests for information in its privacy investigation http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-facebook-privacy/facebook-agrees-to-provide-additional-documents-in-california-ag-data-privacy-probe-idUSKBN1XV2HP2019-11-22
The mass protests that erupted in February and unseated veteran president Abdelaziz Bouteflika in April have mostly taken place on Fridays and Tuesdays NegativeALGIERS Hundreds of Algerians marched through the capital late on Thursday for a second consecutive night an indication that protesters are stepping up their monthslong campaign in the runup to a presidential election next month http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-algerian-protests/algerians-march-again-as-protests-step-up-before-vote-idUSKBN1XV2IQ2019-11-22
This would solve TD Ameritrades leadership CEO Tim Hockey is due to step down in February and no replacement had been named PositiveIf the deal negotiations prove successful the companies could announce an agreement in the coming days the source added asking not to be identified because the matter is confidential http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-td-ameritrade-m-a-charles-schwab/charles-schwab-in-advanced-talks-to-buy-td-ameritrade-source-idUSKBN1XV16S2019-11-22
Australias big banks have been scrambling to rebuild community trust since a public inquiry in February found limited regulatory oversight had allowed the sector to engage in rampant profiteering NegativeAustralian regulator AUSTRAC is suing the countrys No http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-westpac-regulator/pressure-grows-on-westpac-ceo-after-massive-australian-money-laundering-scandal-idUSKBN1XU2RL2019-11-21
The efforts have made no substantial progress and their second summit collapsed in Vietnam in February NegativeSEOUL A senior North Korean official said on Wednesday that the United States must drop its hostile towards Pyongyang in order to restart stalled denuclearisation talks South Koreas Yonhap news agency reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-southkorea/north-korea-says-no-interest-in-trump-summit-until-hostile-policy-removed-idUSKBN1XU1Z22019-11-21
The museum expects the da Vinci exhibition to have attracted at least half a million visitors by the time it closes on Feb NegativePARIS Frances Louvre museum home to Leonardo da Vincis Mona Lisa is putting the final touches to one of the biggest ever exhibitions of the Italian masters work with the presence of the worlds most expensive painting agonizingly unresolved http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-france-davinci-louvre-anniversary/at-home-of-mona-lisa-a-retrospective-on-da-vincis-life-and-work-idUSKBN1WZ0FA2019-11-21
The protest movement erupted in February as veteran president Abdelaziz Bouteflika prepared to stand for another term in an election that was originally scheduled for July NegativeALGIERS Hundreds of Algerians marched in the capital Algiers late on Wednesday stepping up pressure on the authorities to cancel a Dec http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-algeria-protests/algerian-protesters-step-up-pressure-with-new-demonstration-idUSKBN1XU2NN2019-11-21
Weekly protests have taken place on Tuesdays and Fridays since February but demonstrators appear eager to increase their street presence in the run up to the vote NeutralALGIERS Hundreds of Algerians marched in the capital Algiers late on Wednesday stepping up pressure on the authorities to cancel a Dec http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-algeria-protests/algerian-protesters-step-up-pressure-with-new-demonstration-idUSKBN1XU2NN2019-11-21
Sentencing is set for Feb NeutralAn ammunition dealer who acknowledged selling hundreds of incendiary tracer rounds to the gunman who killed nearly 60 people at a Las Vegas music festival two years ago pleaded guilty on Tuesday to manufacturing bullets without a license http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lasvegas-shooting-ammunition/seller-of-bullets-to-las-vegas-gunman-pleads-guilty-to-ammo-licensing-offense-idUSKBN1XT2T52019-11-20
Those predicted rises for the next two years were similar to findings in a February poll taken before the Federal Reserve delivered three quarterpoint interest rate cuts in succession to 1 NeutralBENGALURU The rise in U.S. home prices will continue to outpace consumer inflation until at least 2022 albeit at a slower pace than forecast three months ago despite a majority of analysts polled by Reuters predicting an improvement in activity in the coming year http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-property-poll/u-s-housing-outlook-improves-but-not-breaking-new-ground-reuters-poll-idUSKBN1XU0082019-11-20
NEW YORK The Democratic Party will officially nominate a 2020 presidential candidate at its convention next July but not before a long primary season that kicks off with the Iowa caucuses in February and ends with the Puerto Rican primary in June NeutralNEW YORK The Democratic Party will officially nominate a 2020 presidential candidate at its convention next July but not before a long primary season that kicks off with the Iowa caucuses in February and ends with the Puerto Rican primary in June http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-democrats-explainer/how-the-path-to-the-democratic-presidential-nomination-is-different-in-2020-idUSKBN1XS18Q2019-11-19
Some officials and insiders said the establishment would eventually gain from the turmoil by securing support at parliamentary elections in February NegativeDUBAI Irans powerful Revolutionary Guards warned antigovernment protesters on Monday of action if unrest over gasoline price hikes does not cease state media said hinting at a harsh security crackdown http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-gasoline-protests/irans-guards-warn-of-decisive-action-if-unrest-continues-idUSKBN1XS1BU2019-11-19
The talks have made no significant progress and a second summit between Trump and Kim Jong Un collapsed in Vietnam in February NegativeSEOUL North Korea said on Monday it was not interested in meaningless talks with the United States just so President Donald Trump had something to boast about and demanded an end to what it called a policy of hostility if the United States wanted dialogue http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-northkorea-envoy-russia/north-korea-says-no-more-talks-with-u-s-just-so-trump-can-boast-idUSKBN1XS0HN2019-11-19
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump and Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell met at the White House on Monday morning their second meeting since Powell started the job in February 2017 and soon after became the target of frequent criticism from the president who had appointed him PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump and Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell met at the White House on Monday morning their second meeting since Powell started the job in February 2017 and soon after became the target of frequent criticism from the president who had appointed him http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-trump-powell/trump-powell-met-monday-at-white-house-to-discuss-economy-idUSKBN1XS20L2019-11-19
Protesters flooded onto the streets of Algerian cities and towns in late February as it became clear that the veteran president Abdelaziz Bouteflika would seek another term in power NegativeALGIERS Algerias five presidential candidates on Sunday launched their campaigns for the Dec http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-algeria-election-campaign/algerian-protesters-attack-garbage-presidential-campaign-idUSKBN1XR0HS2019-11-18
In February Trump was declared in very good by the White House physician after hours of examinations PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday kicked off his annual physical exam with a visit to the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center where he underwent a quick exam and some laboratory tests the White House said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-health/trump-visits-medical-center-to-start-annual-checkup-idUSKBN1XQ0OR2019-11-17
WASHINGTON South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg holds a clear lead among Democratic presidential candidates in Iowa the state that will hold the first nominating contest in February a new Des Moines opinion poll showed on Saturday PositiveWASHINGTON South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg holds a clear lead among Democratic presidential candidates in Iowa the state that will hold the first nominating contest in February a new Des Moines opinion poll showed on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-iowa/buttigieg-surges-ahead-of-democratic-rivals-in-iowa-poll-idUSKBN1XR01B2019-11-17
A judge ruled in February 2018 that he be tried as an adult NeutralA county judge on Thursday sentenced a South Carolina teenager to life imprisonment for killing his father in 2016 before driving to an elementary school and fatally shooting a 6yearold boy http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-south-carolina-shooting/south-carolina-teenager-sentenced-to-life-in-prison-for-school-shooting-idUSKBN1XO33G2019-11-15
February On a trip to the Yangtze Mao Zedong complains that floodcontrol projects on the rivers tributaries have failed and China should dam the Three Gorges NegativeSHANGHAI Chinas giant Three Gorges project the worlds biggest hydropower plant in the middle reaches of the Yangtze river continues to confound policymakers tackling its massive social and environmental impact http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-environment-yangtze-factbox/factbox-a-history-of-chinas-three-gorges-project-idUSKBN1XO0LN2019-11-14
Coronel was watching in February when a jury in a federal court in Brooklyn found the boss of the Sinaloa Cartel guilty of drug smuggling and various other criminal charges NegativeMEXICO CITY The wife of convicted Mexican drug lord Joaquin El Guzman will appear on the VH1 show Cartel alongside other family members of drug traffickers who grapple with notorious legacies the television network said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-mexico-el-chapo-wife/wife-of-mexico-kingpin-el-chapo-to-grace-narco-families-tv-show-idUSKBN1XM2XN2019-11-13
Now headed by Dickos brother Jafar Ansarul Islam was sanctioned by the United States in February 2018 NegativeFAUBE Burkina Faso When an Islamist preacher took up the fight in Burkina Fasos northern borderlands almost a decade ago his only weapon was a radio station http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-africa-islamists-preacher-insight/how-a-preacher-sent-gunmen-into-burkina-fasos-schools-idUSKBN1XM1K82019-11-13
The merger of equals announced in February will create the sixth largest U.S. bank holding company SunTrust has said NeutralThe merger of equals announced in February will create the sixth largest U.S. bank holding company SunTrust has said http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-suntrust-m-a-bb-t/bbt-suntrust-win-u-s-antitrust-approval-to-merge-idUSKBN1XI22D2019-11-09
Gallo said the company would also have a bid ready for a concession in Naples by early February when the tender process is expected to kick off PositiveGallo did not give any further details of the deal http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-italgas-m-a/italgas-expects-ma-deal-by-end-of-year-or-q1-next-year-ceo-idUSKBN1XH2GO2019-11-08
The FAA safety office rejected Boeings lighting protection change in February but was overruled in March by FAA management the lawmakers said NegativeWASHINGTON Two Democratic U.S. lawmakers said on Thursday the Federal Aviation Administration overruled agency technical specialists on two Boeing Co safety issues involving the 737 MAX and the 787 Dreamliner jets that they said could be potentially catastrophic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-boeing-airplane-safety/democratic-lawmakers-question-faa-decisions-on-boeing-safety-issues-idUSKBN1XH2XU2019-11-08
The Iowa caucuses the first nominating contest on the Democratic primary calendar will be held on Feb PositiveWASHINGTON Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is strongly considering entering the race for the 2020 U.S. Democratic presidential nomination a move that could greatly disrupt the field just three months before the first nominating contests http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-bloomberg/bloomberg-considering-jump-into-2020-democratic-presidential-race-idUSKBN1XH2X02019-11-08
The threetime Grammy winner will be appearing at the widely watched halftime show on Feb PositiveBARCELONA Colombian pop superstar Shakira wants to make her performance at the 2020 Super Bowl a celebration of Latino culture and her own birthday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-music-shakira/shakira-to-celebrate-latino-culture-and-her-birthday-at-super-bowl-idUSKBN1XH1B52019-11-08
to close at their highest since February 2018 NeutralNEW YORK Oil prices rose and stocks rallied worldwide on Thursday after China said it had agreed with the United States to cancel tariffs in phases a key consideration in reaching a deal to end a trade war that has crimped economic growth and roiled markets http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/stocks-dollar-rally-on-u-s-china-trade-deal-hopes-idUSKBN1XH01R2019-11-08
The government oversaw the union from March 1989 until 2015 when it agreed to a fiveyear transition period that will end in February 2020 PositiveDETROIT The acting head of the United Auto Workers said on Wednesday that he will examine every department of the union in response to a spreading federal corruption probe that has damaged the unions standing during contract talks with Detroits automakers http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-autos-labor-uaw/acting-uaw-head-to-examine-every-inch-of-union-in-scandals-wake-idUSKBN1XG3262019-11-07
Polls show Biden and Warren are locked in a tight battle for voters in Iowa and New Hampshire the states that hold their nominating contests first in February NeutralU.S. presidential contender Joe Biden launched a new attack on one of his fiercest rivals in the Democratic party on Tuesday accusing U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren of for dismissing his criticism of her healthcare plan http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-biden-warren/u-s-presidential-contender-biden-calls-warren-jab-elitism-idUSKBN1XG09A2019-11-06
Sentencing was scheduled for Feb NeutralAn Ohio man accused of plotting a July 4 bomb attack in Cleveland last year pleaded guilty on Tuesday to a federal charge of attempting to provide material support to a foreign terrorist organization U.S. law enforcement officials said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ohio-crime-plot/ohio-man-pleads-guilty-to-plotting-july-4-2018-bomb-attack-in-cleveland-idUSKBN1XG03X2019-11-06
China is now viewed favorably by of Canadians down from two years ago but up from in February it concluded NegativeOTTAWA Only percent of Canadians view China favorably and more than half worry about possible Chinese cyber attacks according to a poll released on Monday at a time when the two nations remain locked in a diplomatic dispute http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-canada-china/less-than-a-third-of-canadians-view-china-favorably-poll-idUSKBN1XE23Z2019-11-05
Two former prime ministers have also been in detention over alleged corruption since the protests erupted on Feb NegativeALGIERS Algerias supreme court on Monday placed in custody a former culture minister over corruption allegations under former President Abdelaziz Bouteflika state television reported http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-algeria-politics/algerian-court-detains-former-minister-over-corruption-allegations-idUSKBN1XE21U2019-11-05
BANGKOK Thailand said on Sunday that Southeast Asian nations are committed to signing a pact by February 2020 on forging what could become the worlds largest trade bloc even after new demands by India dealt a blow to the process backed by China PositiveBANGKOK Thailand said on Sunday that Southeast Asian nations are committed to signing a pact by February 2020 on forging what could become the worlds largest trade bloc even after new demands by India dealt a blow to the process backed by China http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-asean-summit/thailand-says-new-asian-trade-deal-to-be-signed-in-2020-idUSKBN1XD02H2019-11-04
The signing is expected around February next year PositiveBANGKOK Thailand said on Sunday that Southeast Asian nations are committed to signing a pact by February 2020 on forging what could become the worlds largest trade bloc even after new demands by India dealt a blow to the process backed by China http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-asean-summit/thailand-says-new-asian-trade-deal-to-be-signed-in-2020-idUSKBN1XD02H2019-11-04
A U.S. district court indictment against Ovidio Guzman issued in February charged him with conspiring to traffic cocaine methamphetamine and marijuana but did not mention fentanyl NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexicos security minister said on Friday that U.S. efforts to curb the opioid fentanyl were behind the brief arrest of a son of imprisoned kingpin Joaquin El Guzman last month in Sinaloa home turf for the notorious Sinaloa Cartel http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-drugs/mexico-says-u-s-fentanyl-crackdown-led-to-botched-arrest-of-el-chapos-son-idUSKBN1XB51S2019-11-02
Danske said the loss of its Russian units license was according to after it said in February it would fold its banking activities in Russia and the Baltics NegativeDanskes local bank was Russias 240th biggest by assets http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-danskebank-russia/russia-annuls-license-for-danske-banks-local-unit-as-requested-idUSKBN1XB43I2019-11-02
He said Iowa a key state in the 2020 presidential election in early February would be a good location PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday suggested he could sign a longawaited trade agreement with China in the farm state of Iowa which has been hard hit by tariffs in a nearly 16month trade war between the worlds largest economies http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-iowa/president-xi-goes-to-iowa-trump-floats-farm-state-to-seal-trade-deal-idUSKBN1XB57D2019-11-02
MOSCOW Russia said on Friday there was no longer enough time left for Moscow and Washington to negotiate a fullfledged replacement for the New START nuclear arms control treaty before it expires in February 2021 NegativeMOSCOW Russia said on Friday there was no longer enough time left for Moscow and Washington to negotiate a fullfledged replacement for the New START nuclear arms control treaty before it expires in February 2021 http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-usa-missiles/russia-says-its-already-too-late-to-replace-new-start-treaty-idUSKBN1XB3NR2019-11-02
Ramaphosa has struggled to revive Africas most advanced economy since taking over from scandalplagued Jacob Zuma in February 2018 NegativeMoodys left South Africa on the brink of status on Friday after it revised the outlook on the countrys last investmentgrade credit rating to piling pressure on President Cyril Ramaphosa to quicken the pace of reform http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-economy-ratings/moodys-leaves-south-africa-teetering-on-brink-of-junk-idUSKBN1XB5682019-11-02
The pace of improvement in September was the quickest seen since February 2017 when it was also 51 PositiveBEIJING Chinas factory activity unexpectedly expanded at the fastest pace in well over two years in October as new export orders rose and plants ramped up production a private business survey showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-pmi-factory-caixin/china-oct-factory-activity-expands-at-fastest-pace-in-over-two-years-caixin-pmi-idUSKBN1XB2ZC2019-11-01
ALGIERS Riad Mostefai has marched through the capital of Algeria every Friday since February to demand a purge of the ruling hierarchy an end to corruption and the armys withdrawal from politics NegativeALGIERS Riad Mostefai has marched through the capital of Algeria every Friday since February to demand a purge of the ruling hierarchy an end to corruption and the armys withdrawal from politics http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-algeria-protests/algerian-protesters-march-on-in-defiance-of-the-power-idUSKBN1XA0M12019-10-31
The aide who asked not to be identified said such a second stopgap spending bill might extend into early February although talks are ongoing PositiveWASHINGTON Members of the U.S. Congress are maneuvering to avoid a potential partial government shutdown next month by extending existing federal spending for several weeks a Democratic congressional aide said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-fiscal/u-s-congress-negotiators-eye-bill-to-avoid-november-22-government-shutdown-idUSKBN1X92LB2019-10-31
U.S. and Canadian airlines have canceled MAX flights into January or February NegativeThat timeframe may differ in other countries http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-boeing-factbox/factbox-when-will-the-boeing-737-max-fly-again-idUSKBN1X81T32019-10-30
Despite the challenges Iran has boosted refining capacity announcing in February it was self sufficient in gasoline PositiveLONDON The plan to build a petrochemical plant near the Iranian city of Firouzabad had everything usually needed to get a project off the approval from the nations top authority funding from the Revolutionary Guards and plentiful gas feedstock http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-energy-water-analysis/irans-thirsty-energy-industry-runs-up-against-water-shortage-idUSKBN1X80H52019-10-29
Speculators have raised bullish bets on the loonie to the highest since February 2018 data from the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission showed PositiveTORONTO The Bank of Canada is likely to keep interest rates steady on Wednesday in its first policy announcement since the federal election despite signs that investors seeking higheryielding currencies are shifting more money into Canadian dollars http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-canada-cenbank/bank-of-canada-seen-on-hold-inviting-hot-money-flows-idUSKBN1X80DL2019-10-29
The military says several hundred militants have been killed since it launched a major campaign in February 2018 to defeat fighters linked to Islamic State NegativeThe killing of Islamic State leader Abu Bakr alBaghdadi in a U.S. raid is a further blow to a jihadist group that once held a swathe of territory in Iraq and Syria experts said but the organization and its ideology remain dangerous http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-baghdadi-group-factbox/factbox-islamic-state-still-dangerous-despite-baghdadis-death-idUSKBN1X60F52019-10-28
A spokesman for former Afghan president Hamid Karzai who attended the first round of intraAfghan talks in Russia in February said Karzai would go if invited PositiveKABUL China is organizing talks among Afghanistans rival factions as part of efforts to end years of war after negotiations between the Taliban and the United States on the withdrawal of U.S. forces broke down Afghan officials said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-afghanistan-taliban-china/afghan-rivals-to-meet-in-china-after-u-s-talks-stall-idUSKBN1X20C72019-10-24
Huang Xiangmo linked in the past to a row about the promotion of Chinese interests in Australia had a citizenship application rejected and lost his rights to residency in February NegativeMELBOURNE A prominent Chinese businessman and Australian political donor has dismissed an investigation by Australias tax authorities into his assets as politically motivated http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-australia-china/chinese-businessman-blames-australia-tax-probe-on-politics-idUSKBN1X20Q72019-10-24
Although the share purchase agreement technically remains in force until late February Sunrise made clear the deal was effectively dead PositiveNot even support from investment banks UBS Deutsche Bank Morgan Stanley Credit Suisse and Goldman Sachs was able to help Sunrise get the deal across the finish line http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-liberty-global-m-a-sunrise-comm-grp/investor-revolt-torpedoes-swiss-sunrises-6-4-billion-liberty-global-deal-idUSKBN1X10B62019-10-23
Boeing has said it hopes to resume 737 MAX flights later this year although major U.S. and Canadian airlines have canceled MAX flights into January or February NegativeBoeing has said it hopes to resume 737 MAX flights later this year although major U.S. and Canadian airlines have canceled MAX flights into January or February http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-boeing/boeing-makes-progress-on-737-max-but-faa-needs-weeks-to-review-idUSKBN1X11MM2019-10-23
Assanges lawyer Mark Summers argued that Assanges extradition hearing scheduled for February 2020 should be delayed by three months due to the complexity of the case NegativeLONDON WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange appeared confused at a London court hearing on Monday struggling to recall his name and age in his first public appearance in months as he sought to fight extradition to the United States http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-assange/wikileaks-founder-assange-appears-confused-at-extradition-hearing-idUSKBN1X00Y12019-10-22
The judge denied the request to delay the hearing and said Assanges extradition hearing would go ahead as planned at Belmarsh magistrates court in east London in February NegativeLONDON WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange appeared confused at a London court hearing on Monday struggling to recall his name and age in his first public appearance in months as he sought to fight extradition to the United States http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-assange/wikileaks-founder-assange-appears-confused-at-extradition-hearing-idUSKBN1X00Y12019-10-22
The museum expects the da Vinci exhibition to have attracted at least half a million visitors by the time it closes on Feb NegativePARIS Frances Louvre museum home to Leonardo da Vincis Mona Lisa is putting the final touches to one of the biggest ever exhibitions of the Italian masters work with the presence of the worlds most expensive painting agonizingly unresolved http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-france-davinci-louvre-anniversary/at-home-of-mona-lisa-a-retrospective-on-da-vincis-life-and-work-idUSKBN1WZ0FA2019-10-21
WASHINGTON Somalia will press ahead with poverty reduction efforts and a major regional ports and corridors initiative if international creditors forgive the countrys billion debt this February as expected the countrys finance minister said on Sunday PositiveWASHINGTON Somalia will press ahead with poverty reduction efforts and a major regional ports and corridors initiative if international creditors forgive the countrys billion debt this February as expected the countrys finance minister said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-imf-worldbank-somalia/somalia-aims-to-reduce-poverty-pump-up-infrastructure-after-debt-erased-idUSKBN1WZ0ON2019-10-21
Somali Finance Minister Abdirahman Duale Beileh said during an event at the Brookings Institution think tank this week that he expected a decision on debt relief in February 2020 NegativeWASHINGTON International Monetary Fund Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva said on Saturday that she supports Somalias efforts to achieve debt relief through the global lenders Highly Indebted Poor Country program http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-imf-worldbank-somalia/imf-chief-georgieva-says-supports-debt-relief-for-somalia-idUSKBN1WY0GJ2019-10-20
We are expecting a decision point in February next Beileh said NeutralWASHINGTON International Monetary Fund Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva said on Saturday that she supports Somalias efforts to achieve debt relief through the global lenders Highly Indebted Poor Country program http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-imf-worldbank-somalia/imf-chief-georgieva-says-supports-debt-relief-for-somalia-idUSKBN1WY0GJ2019-10-20
Floridas deadline to register for the 2020 presidential primary is Feb NeutralA federal judge in Florida ruled on Friday that a state law requiring felons to pay fines fees and restitution related to their convictions before being allowed to vote cannot be applied to people unable to make payments http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-florida-felons/u-s-judge-limits-florida-law-curtailing-felons-voting-rights-idUSKBN1WX2Q52019-10-19
Still JPMorgan made its own foray into the digital asset space in February launching a JPM to allow its clients to instantly transfer payments over a blockchain network PositiveWASHINGTON Facebooks Libra digital currency project is a neat idea that will never JPMorgan Chase Chief Executive Jamie Dimon said on Friday adding to scepticism about the project that has faced criticism from policymakers and some regulators http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/uk-jp-morgan-dimon-libra/jpmorgans-dimon-says-facebooks-libra-currency-will-never-happen-idUSKBN1WX2DA2019-10-19
On Wednesday Air Canada AC.T said it had removed its 24 737 MAX planes from flight schedules until Feb NegativeOn Wednesday Air Canada AC.T said it had removed its 24 737 MAX planes from flight schedules until Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-boeing-southwest/southwest-delays-return-of-its-boeing-737-max-jets-to-february-idUSKBN1WW1WY2019-10-18
The Southwest Airlines Pilots Association the union for the airlines pilots said flights would likely resume in probably a February time frame NeutralOn Wednesday Air Canada AC.T said it had removed its 24 737 MAX planes from flight schedules until Feb http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-boeing-southwest/southwest-delays-return-of-its-boeing-737-max-jets-to-february-idUSKBN1WW1WY2019-10-18
This marked the second time since February when Trump issued the emergency declaration that Congress failed to override his veto NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trumps emergency declaration which he says allows him to redirect federal funds to build a U.S.Mexico border wall will stay in effect after the U.S. Senate on Thursday failed to override his veto of legislation terminating the executive action http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-congress-emergency/u-s-senate-fails-to-override-trump-veto-of-bill-to-end-border-emergency-idUSKBN1WW32R2019-10-18
If confirmed by the government data the buildup would be the biggest U.S. inventory swell since February 2017 Innes said NeutralSINGAPORE Oil prices eased on Thursday after industry data showed a largerthanexpected buildup in stocks in the United States although losses were limited by comments by U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on a U.S.China trade deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-fall-on-signs-of-large-u-s-stock-build-idUSKBN1WW03C2019-10-17
The flight ban will be implemented before the end of February the transport ministry said in a statement NegativeSEOUL South Koreas Supreme Court upheld on Thursday a government decision to suspend Asiana Airlines IncheonSan Francisco route for 45 days adding to the debtridden carriers headaches as it battles rising competition and falling demand http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-southkorea-asiana-airlines/south-korean-court-upholds-45-day-ban-on-asianas-san-francisco-flights-idUSKBN1WW05Z2019-10-17
The sharp exchanges before and after the debate were a sign of the heightened stakes less than four months before the first nominating contest in Iowa on Feb PositiveCOLUMBUS Ohio Democratic presidential contender Joe Biden questioned surging rival Elizabeth Warrens credibility on Wednesday accusing her of failing to be open with voters about how she would pay for her ambitious Medicare for All healthcare proposal http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-debate/biden-rips-warrens-credibility-after-contentious-democratic-debate-idUSKBN1WV18G2019-10-17
However she said the data cited by the governor in ordering the ban had been available since at least February undercutting the claim that it was emergency NegativeA Michigan judge on Tuesday blocked the states ban on flavored ecigarettes about two weeks after it took effect and hours after a wrongful death lawsuit was filed against Juul Labs Inc in the first such case against an ecigarette firm http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-vaping-michigan/michigan-judge-blocks-flavored-vape-ban-as-juul-faces-wrongful-death-lawsuit-idUSKBN1WU2PB2019-10-16
Some of the largest presidential congressional and gubernatorial campaigns are also trusted to Amazons Jackson told clients in the February webinar viewed by Reuters PositiveWASHINGTON Amazon http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-elections-amazon-com-insight/how-amazon-com-moved-into-the-business-of-u-s-elections-idUSKBN1WU1732019-10-16
64 EU antitrust fine will be played out over three days in February 2020 at Europes secondhighest court according to parties involved in the case PositiveBRUSSELS Alphabet unit Googles fight against a 2 http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-eu-alphabet-antitrust/googles-fight-against-eu-antitrust-fine-to-be-heard-february-12-14-at-eu-court-idUSKBN1WT24V2019-10-15
Deutsche Bank did not disclose more than one million suspect money transfers with Danske Bank until February a person with direct knowledge of the matter said about five years after a whistleblower flagged suspicious transactions at Danske NegativeDeutsche Bank did not disclose more than one million suspect money transfers with Danske Bank until February a person with direct knowledge of the matter said about five years after a whistleblower flagged suspicious transactions at Danske http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-deutsche-bank-moneylaundering-exclusi/exclusive-deutsche-bank-took-years-to-flag-suspect-danske-money-flows-source-idUSKBN1WT28F2019-10-15
SWAPA said Monday the resumption of flights could be pushed beyond February NeutralWASHINGTON Southwest Airlines pilots predicted on Monday that the grounded Boeing 737 MAX airplane will return to the skies around February weeks later than Boeing and airlines have projected http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-boeing-southwest/southwest-pilots-say-737-max-return-may-be-delayed-beyond-boeings-fourth-quarter-goal-idUSKBN1WT2CQ2019-10-15
The hearing is scheduled for Feb NeutralBRUSSELS Alphabet unit Googles fight against a 2 http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-eu-alphabet-antitrust/googles-fight-against-eu-antitrust-fine-to-be-heard-february-12-14-at-eu-court-idUSKBN1WT24V2019-10-15
WASHINGTON Southwest Airlines pilots predicted on Monday that the grounded Boeing 737 MAX airplane will return to the skies around February weeks later than Boeing and airlines have projected NeutralWASHINGTON Southwest Airlines pilots predicted on Monday that the grounded Boeing 737 MAX airplane will return to the skies around February weeks later than Boeing and airlines have projected http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-boeing-southwest/southwest-pilots-say-737-max-return-may-be-delayed-beyond-boeings-fourth-quarter-goal-idUSKBN1WT2CQ2019-10-15
In February after nine months in custody Anderson was released to his mother in Oregon NegativeEUGENE Ore http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-profiles-eugene/the-migrant-caravans-ten-year-olds-journey-ends-with-nine-month-detention-idUSKBN1WP1H42019-10-14
In the United States flu activity starts to pick up in October and November and typically peaks between December and February NegativeCHICAGO U.S. health officials are preparing to release new guidance for doctors stressing the need to ask every patient with an apparent respiratory infection about their vaping history http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-vaping-cdc-guidance/amid-vaping-crisis-u-s-to-issue-new-advice-for-doctors-focused-on-lung-infections-idUSKBN1WP2P12019-10-11
The March 2022 bond was down nearly 6 cents to its lowest since February its yield briefly topping for the first time in eight months NegativeQUITO Ecuadorean security forces cracked down on protesters in a massive national strike on Wednesday as President Lenin Moreno stuck by austerity measures that have triggered the worst unrest in a decade