Coronavirus NEWS

Big Lots: The Run Continues (NYSE:BIG)
Quad 7 Capital

Q1 COVID-related strength has continued into Q2. Shares likely to rise into the mid-$40 range, but the market is weighing whether this high level of performance...

June 30, 2020, 9:18 a.m.

Changes in military recruiting may endure after pandemic
Lolita Baldor

COVID-19 has had a dramatic impact on military recruiting, closing enlistment stations and forcing thousands of recruiters to woo potential soldiers online, or even on their front steps....

June 30, 2020, 9:13 a.m.

Langerak beats COVID as J-League restart looms
Michael Lynch

When the J-League resumes this Saturday, Socceroos goalkeeper Mitchell Langerak will have more reason than most to be celebrating....

June 30, 2020, 9:08 a.m.

'Very confusing time for investors': ASX ends volatile, COVID-plagued financial year down 11%
Alex Druce

Leading fund managers expect volatility on the Australian sharemarket to persist for the forseeable future as the ASX ended the financial year down 11.2 per cent....

June 30, 2020, 9:08 a.m.

New resources available this fall to help mitigate impact of COVID-19 school disruptions – Company Announcement
PR Newswire

PORTLAND, Ore., June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- As the education community continues to grapple with instruction in the era of COVID-19, attention has shifted to how to move forward after interrupted learning and potential learning loss to create pathways toward academic growth for all students. Today...

June 30, 2020, 9:06 a.m.

Swathe of Melbourne ordered into lockdown as virus spikes in Australia

Hundreds of thousands of people across Melbourne's north and west were ordered to stay at home Tuesday as Australia's second-biggest city struggled to contain a spike in coronavirus cases. The southern state of Victoria has recorded 233 COVID-19 cases since Thursday -- mostly in Melbourne -- a major...

June 30, 2020, 9:02 a.m.

Selangor FA's Sandro da Silva can only watch from afar as Covid-19 rages on back home |
Zulhilmi Zainal

While normalcy returns to Malaysia after the end of the Covid-19 lockdown, the coronavirus threat is still very much real in many parts of the world....

June 30, 2020, 8:52 a.m.

The ASX plunged in 2019-20: Who were the biggest losers and rare winners?
ABC News

There has never been a financial year as confusing or volatile as 2019-20, with markets swinging from bull to bear market (and back again) at breakneck speed amid the COVID-19 pandemic....

June 30, 2020, 8:34 a.m.

Goodbye, Grandpa: An expert guide to talking to kids about death during Covid

My daughter's questions started after a family friend got sick with Covid-19.

June 30, 2020, 8:31 a.m.

Singapore, Malaysia to set up ‘reciprocal green lane’ for essential business travel – Business Traveller
Seher Asaf

Travellers will have to adhere to a set of Covid-19 prevention and public health measures...

June 29, 2020, 7:18 a.m.