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U.S. Evacuates Infected Citizens; Deaths Hit 1,775: Virus Update   
February 18, 2020
Source: YAHOO! - Beijing may delay a high-profile political meeting for the first time in decades because of the coronavirus outbreak that has infected more than 71,000 and killed 1,775 globally.The U.S. evacuated citizens from the Diamond...
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Here’s How the EU Could Tax Carbon Around the World   
February 18, 2020
Source: Washington Post - On the other hand, setting up a system that doesn’t run afoul of World Trade Organization rules could mean ending the practice of handing free emission permits to some energy-intensive companies in the EU carbon market. Big...
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Apple says it will miss quarterly guidance amid coronavirus outbreak, China death toll tops 1,800   
February 18, 2020
Source: CNBC - Apple detailed coronavirus' retail and supply impact as businesses around the world begin to calculate the early financial toll of the deadly outbreak.
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Coronavirus threat part of somber global trade outlook: WTO   
February 18, 2020
Source: Fox Business - BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Growth of global trade in goods is likely to remain weak in early 2020, the World Trade Organization (WTO) said on Monday, adding that the below-trend performance could become even worse due to the new...
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UPDATE 1-WTO gives sombre goods trade outlook, sees virus threat   
February 18, 2020
Source: CNBC - BRUSSELS, Feb 17- Growth of global trade in goods is likely to remain weak in early 2020, the World Trade Organization said on Monday, adding that the below-trend performance could become even worse due to the new coronavirus.
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Health expert: Coronavirus 'chaos' is 'very worrisome'   
February 18, 2020
Source: MSNBC - Director of the Global Health Program at the Council on Foreign Relations, Thomas Bollyky, tells MSNBC’s Chris Jansing why the public health community is concerned about how the situation has been handled.Feb. 17, 2020
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Study says climate change set to open North to more farming   
February 18, 2020
Source: The Globe and Mail - The environmental consequences of farming these “frontier” croplands, however, could be disastrous. Researchers from the University of Guelph and Conservation International, a non-governmental organization, modelled...
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Slump in Global Goods Trade to Deepen With Coronavirus, WTO Says   
February 18, 2020
Source: MSN - Global trade in goods will likely stay weak in coming months as disruptions from coronavirus in China staunch the movement of international commerce already slowed by tariffs and uncertainty, according to the World Trade...
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What the Heck Happens After Brexit'   
February 18, 2020
Source: The National Interest - But the British government has said it will not ask for more time, even if it means having to trade using costly World Trade Organization (WTO) tariffs starting Jan. 1 of next year. London has until June 30 to request an...
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WTO Flashes Warning About Global Economy   
February 18, 2020
Source: 24/7 Wall St - The World Trade Organization (WTO) warned that the economy, based on world merchandise trade slowed toward the end of last year. Its researchers warned that the outbreak of COVID-19 are not ...
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