Global share markets tumble as coronavirus fears intensify | Finance Report

The Australian share market has closed in the red amid COVID-19 concerns. Phillip Lasker has today’s finance report. Read more of the ABC’s business coverage here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/business/ For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1 Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://ab.co/1svxLVE Go deeper on our … Read more Global share markets tumble as coronavirus fears intensify | Finance Report

Can we stop the panic over Coronavirus? | Inside Story

As the coronavirus spreads around the world, so is the fear and anxiety, despite scientists telling people not to panic. Many countries have suspended schools and public events. Some are denying entry to visitors from high-risk regions, or putting them in quarantine. This goes against guidelines from the World Health Organization, which says these measures … Read more Can we stop the panic over Coronavirus? | Inside Story

What we know about the coronavirus: Symptoms, transmission and response

As of late February, people have tested positive for the coronavirus in more than 40 countries on 6 continents. Officials are taking “unprecedented” actions to contain the unpredictable spread of the infectious disease. Coronaviruses range from the common cold to much more serious diseases that can infect both humans and animals, including severe acute respiratory … Read more What we know about the coronavirus: Symptoms, transmission and response

Impact of coronavirus on Australian economy to be worse than the bushfires | ABC News

Read more here: https://ab.co/2VmCUrI The impact of the coronavirus on the Australian economy will be worse than the bushfires, and many of our biggest industries are hurting because of the growing disruption across the world. Investors are increasingly worried about the potential of a pandemic. Global share markets have fallen sharply. In Australia, another $33 … Read more Impact of coronavirus on Australian economy to be worse than the bushfires | ABC News

ASX shares keep rising and rising amid All Ordinaries record | Finance Report

The All Ordinaries hits a record high – just above the pre-GFC November 2007 high watermark. How do the Australian and US share markets compare? And why are shares in cannabis company CSL rising so fast? For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2mge4KH Subscribe … Read more ASX shares keep rising and rising amid All Ordinaries record | Finance Report

US Indices record best week in two years

After a very volatile few weeks around the world for stock and share indices, the major US indices, DOW, NASDAQ, and S&P 500 finished the week on a postive note, achieving their best week in two years. The chronic middle east crisis and European debt issues have spooked global markets over the last few months. … Read more US Indices record best week in two years