U.S. coronavirus death toll rises past 3,000 on deadliest day

By Stephanie Kelly and Daniel Trotta NEW YORK (Reuters) – The U.S. death toll from the…

Taiwan to push social distancing in coronavirus fight, but no fines yet

TAIPEI (Reuters) – Taiwan will introduce social distancing measures to help control the coronavirus but will…

Senegal’s graffiti artists join fight against coronavirus

DAKAR (Reuters) – The mural stretched over 10 metres of wall in Senegal’s seaside capital Dakar…

Huawei posts 5.6% rise in 2019 profit, smallest increase in three years

By David Kirton SHENZHEN, China (Reuters) – China’s Huawei Technologies reported its smallest annual profit increase…

China’s Pinduoduo raises $1.1 billion in share placement amid volatile markets

By Julie Zhu and Kane Wu HONG KONG (Reuters) – Chinese e-commerce firm Pinduoduo Inc <PDD.O>…

China delays college entrance exam as fears grow over risk of coronavirus second wave

SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) – China will delay its national college entrance exam by a month as it…

Indonesia to suspend foreign arrivals as coronavirus cases, deaths rise

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesia’s foreign minister said on Tuesday the government would ban all arrivals and…

Despair and pride in China’s Wuhan as coronavirus lockdown eases

By Brenda Goh WUHAN, China (Reuters) – Residents of China’s Wuhan city, ground zero for the…

Africa’s megacity Lagos braces for two-week coronavirus lockdown

By Angela Ukomadu LAGOS (Reuters) – Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari’s announcement imposing a 14-day lockdown on…

Growth in Australia coronavirus cases slows, but experts urge caution

By Colin Packham and Jonathan Barrett SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia on Tuesday reported a sustained fall…