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The Financial Times (FT) is an English-language international daily newspaper that has a special emphasis on business and economic news. It is headquartered in London, England, and is owned by Japanese company Nikkei, Inc.. The newspaper was founded in London in 1888 by James Sheridan and Horatio Bottomley.
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The president of the European Central Bank, Christine Lagarde, says the Covid-19 pandemic is a ‘brutal” crisis, as she talks to the Financial Times editor, Roula Khalaf, about her steep learning curve since taking the job. Ms Lagarde details the medium and long term risks to the European and global economy as they start to recover.
In This Story: COVID-19
Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.
Symptoms of coronavirus
The main symptoms of coronavirus are:
- a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
- a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
- shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)
Latest News about Covid-19
Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.