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How coronavirus almost brought down the global financial system | Business

In the third week of March, while most of our minds were fixed on surging coronavirus death rates and the apocalyptic scenes in hospital wards, global financial markets came as close to

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Coronavirus could push half a billion people into poverty, Oxfam warns | World news

More than half a billion more people could be pushed into poverty unless urgent action is taken to bail out poor countries affected by the economic fallout from the Covid-19 pandemic, Oxfam

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