China reports fall in coronavirus cases, says economy resilient, but infections rising elsewhere

SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) – China reported a decrease in the number of new deaths and new cases of the coronavirus on Saturday, while its central bank predicted a limited short-term economic impact and said the country was confident in winning the … Continue reading China reports fall in coronavirus cases, says economy resilient, but infections rising elsewhere

China prisons, Korean church spread coronavirus woes as fears weigh on global markets, U.S. business

BEIJING/SEOUL (Reuters) – The coronavirus has infected hundreds of people in Chinese prisons, authorities said on Friday, as cases jumped beyond the epicentre in Hubei province, including 100 more in South Korea and a worsening outbreak in Italy. U.S. stocks … Continue reading China prisons, Korean church spread coronavirus woes as fears weigh on global markets, U.S. business