Pioneer CEO Wants Texas to Cut Crude Oil Output

Mar.31 — Two of the biggest drillers in America’s largest oil-producing state have asked Texas regulators to consider a cut to crude output after a historic price crash. Pioneer Natural Resources CEO Scott Sheffield explains why to Alix Steel on “Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas.”

Poverty Meets Pandemic: South Africa’s Coronavirus Lockdown

The coronavirus is hitting developing countries like South Africa hard. President Cyril Ramaphosa ordered a 21-day lockdown, grinding its already-struggling economy to a near halt. Millions of South Africans depend on informal trade and odd jobs to make a living. “I’m just worried because I can’t even feed my kids,” says vendor Bonginkosi Prince. Inequality … Read more Poverty Meets Pandemic: South Africa’s Coronavirus Lockdown

Shoeshiner Donates His Land For Coronavirus Fight

QuickTake by Bloomberg reports on a story of human kindness coming from South Korea, where a 60-year-old shoeshiner called Byung-Rok Kim has donated his land to help fight Covid-19. This shoeshiner has donated his hard-earned land to help people struggling amid the coronavirus outbreak. “I am addicted to helping others like a ‘donation angel,’” says … Read more Shoeshiner Donates His Land For Coronavirus Fight

This International Nursing Student is Fighting Coronavirus

Bloomberg’s QuickTake channel posted this video of Janice, an international nursing student, who has devoted herself to fighting coronavirus in Chicago, USA. Janice is a nursing assistant who’s helping fight the coronavirus pandemic in Chicago, U.S. She’s an international student from Hong Kong. “I’ve seen nurses cry in the break room because they are burnt … Read more This International Nursing Student is Fighting Coronavirus