Saturday, February 1, 2020

Sunday's News Links

[Reuters] China to inject $174 billion of liquidity on Monday as markets reopen

[CNBC] Coronavirus live updates: White House studying economic impact, France evacuates citizens

[AFP] China shuts down city of Wenzhou, far from virus epicentre

[Reuters] China facing global isolation as virus toll rises

[AP] Fears of new virus trigger anti-China sentiment worldwide

[Reuters] Vietnam bans all flights to and from China over coronavirus

[Reuters] Indonesia to stop flights to and from China amid coronavirus epidemic

[Sky News] Panic buying in Hong Kong amid 'alarming' spread of coronavirus

[CNN] Outcasts in their own country, the people of Wuhan are the unwanted faces of China's coronavirus outbreak

[Bloomberg] China Pledges Market Support, Quarantine Expanded: Virus Update

[Bloomberg] China Promises Cash and Support to Calm Financial Markets

[NYT] As New Coronavirus Spread, China’s Old Habits Delayed Fight

[WSJ] China’s Once-Hot Peer-to-Peer Lending Business Is Withering

[FT] China steps in to support financial system as coronavirus spreads

[FT] Global dealmaking gets off to sluggish start in 2020

[FT] Tesla short-sellers take record losses in battle with Elon Musk

Saturday's News Links

[Reuters] Earnings volatility set to kick in as coronavirus worries mount

[CNBC] Coronavirus live updates: Death toll passes 250, China cancels tariffs on US virus prevention products

[CNBC] US companies suspend China operations, restrict travel as coronavirus outbreak becomes global crisis

[Reuters] Travel curbs mount on China as virus toll rises

[Reuters] China central bank sees temporary economic impact from virus, pledges support measures

[Reuters] Apple to close all China mainland stores due to virus outbreak

[Reuters] Factbox: Companies feel impact of coronavirus outbreak in China

[Reuters] India raises import taxes in move set to spook some foreign firms

[Bloomberg] China Vows Financial Stability With Markets Bracing for Selloff

[Bloomberg] China Travel Curbs Widen With Global Virus Contagion Fears Rising

[Bloomberg] India Stocks Fall as Country Slashes Taxes, Widens Budget Deficit

[WSJ] In Virus-Hit China, Markets Brace for a Fall as Authorities Urge Calm

[FT] Investors give up stocks for bonds despite frothy returns