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Trump’s Renewed Fight With China Explained

The Trump administration and the Chinese government are going head to head over the coronavirus. The two largest economic powers in the world are trying to control the coronavirus narrative. The White House has accused China of misleading the world a

Why your next holiday in Europe will change | CNBC Reports

Tourism is an important sector of the European economy, but lockdown measures have brought the industry to a standstill. As hotels, airlines and other businesses plan to reopen in time for the summer season, will there be enough demand to keep them afloat? CNBC's Silvia Amaro reports. ----- Subscribe to us on YouTube: Subscribe to CNBC International TV on YouTube: Like our Facebook page: Follow us on Instagram: Follow us on Twitter: #CNBC #Economy #Tourism...

Why A V-Shaped Recovery Is Unlikely: Mark Zandi

Moody’s Analytics Chief Economist Mark Zandi says investors are too optimistic about a quick economic rebound from the coronavirus pandemic. He explains what policymakers should do to boost the recovery and discusses longer-term changes in the econ

Elon Musk and SpaceX try to make history, plus everything else you missed: CNBC After Hours’s MacKenzie Sigalos brings you the day’s top business news headlines, and what to watch as the coronavirus pandemic continues to keep most of America on lockdown. On today’s show, CNBC’s Michael Sheetz explains what’s at stake in t

How Richard Branson Is Trying To Save His Virgin Empire

Sir Richard Branson has cut a figure as a brash and rebellious impresario who took on big businesses with his larger-than-life personality, charm, and sheer guts. The Virgin Atlantic airline Branson started and grew from an industry underdog to a maj

What Happens To Unspent Gift Cards?

Americans love gift cards. The plastic cash substitute has been the most popular holiday item on shoppers’ lists for 13 years in a row, as of 2007. In 2019 alone, U.S. consumers spent close to $98 billion on gift cards from brands like Starbucks, A

How Will Coronavirus Change Dating?

With a highly contagious virus and mandatory stay-at-home orders around the country, dating app downloads are seeing record numbers. Many singles are turning to online dating in order to find love under lockdown—or to simply beat the loneliness of

How Companies Are Sanitizing PPE For Reuse

Due to a PPE shortage during the coronavirus crisis, the CDC and FDA are allowing for sanitation and reuse of PPE. This has created new opportunities for businesses to reduce the amount of medical waste produced. Reports of shortages of personal pr

How Unemployment Insurance Abroad Compares To The U.S.

The number of Americans filing for unemployment insurance soared to 38.6 million this past week, even as some states and cities attempt to re-open their economies from Covid-19 lockdowns. Other hard-hit countries, like Spain and Germany, have a diffe

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