Coronavirus pandemic

France coronavirus death toll tops 10,000: Live updates

Higher number of daily deaths reported in Spain, as Japan declares state of emergency over COVID-19 pandemic.

Did Iran flatten the COVID-19 curve?

Calls are mounting for the US to ease sanctions on Iran as it seeks aid in funding coronavirus medical response.

Coronacrisis: US markets fall despite easing of virus deaths

Coronacrisis: US markets fall despite easing of virus deaths

The Dow Jones Industrial average ended the day at a loss after initially surging more than 900 points.

Is video service Zoom taking steps to protect your video chats?

Is video service Zoom taking steps to protect your video chats?

According to a US government memo, Zoom is taking steps to remedy security concerns.

China must step up on Africa debt relief: Ghana finance minister

China must step up on Africa debt relief: Ghana finance minister

African governments want $100bn in assistance, support for a moratorium on all external debt and some debt write-offs.

Does Mexico's coronavirus economic rescue plan fall short?

Does Mexico's coronavirus economic rescue plan fall short?

AMLO says his administration will not incur public debt, bail out companies or give tax breaks to people or firms.