Jobless claims surge past 16 million as coronavirus hammers US economy

The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits in the last three weeks has blown past 16 million, with weekly new claims topping 6 million for the second straight time last week … Read More

Coronavirus – Covid-19: Wall streets banks warn of $5 trillion hit to economy

Coronavirus could drive half a billion people into poverty worldwide according to Oxfam. FRANCE 24’s Stephen Carroll tells us more. Subscribe to France 24 … source

Coronavirus – deconfinement: What are the steps European countries are considering?

Many governments start thinking about life after lockdown. FRANCE 24’s Douglas Herbert tells us more. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news … Read More

UK's PM Johnson 'stable' in intensive care, breathing without assistance

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was in intensive care on Tuesday after receiving oxygen support when his coronavirus symptoms worsened, leaving his … source

Coronavirus – Covid-19: 1.25 billion workers see livelihoods threatened by the virus

Interview with France 24 guest Guy Ryder, head of the International Labour Organisation. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN … Read More

Coronavirus – Covid-19: Eurozone finance ministers to discuss stimulus plans

Disagreement remains over shared European debt. FRANCE 24’s Stephen Carroll tells us more. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN … Read More

Coronavirus: 10,923 deaths and 368,079 confirmed cases in the United States

Americans were put on notice Monday not to let up in the fight against the coronavirus, as a grim milestone of 10000 deaths cast a pall over the first signs … Read More

France records deadliest 24 hours as coronavirus death toll nears 9,000

France on Monday reported that 833 more people had died from coronavirus infections in hospitals and nursing homes over the previous 24 hours, its highest daily toll since the epidemic … Read More

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