Latest developments: China’s factory output posts sharpest plunge in three decades in Jan-Feb. Unprecedented Federal Reserve move fails to calm markets. US share trading halted; market falls 9% on Monday. Spain, France follow Italy in imposing severe restrictions on movement. Previous headlines: UNCTAD warns of a $1 trillion cost to the world economy. Cryptocurrencies plunge. Italy’s entire populationContinue reading “The economic effects of COVID-19 around the world”
On this website you can find information and guidance from WHO regarding the current outbreak of corona-virus disease (COVID-19) that was first reported from Wuhan, China, on 31 December 2019. Please visit this page for daily updates.