Apple and Google are joining forces to track the spread of coronavirus.
Italy and Spain are preparing for several more weeks under lockdown as volatile coronavirus infection rates prevent Europe’s governments from easing curbs on public life. Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte, whose country has reported the most virus-linked deaths worldwide, is leaning toward an extension to early May, though a small number of businesses may be allowed to […]
This is the web version of Term Sheet, Fortune’s newsletter about deals and dealmakers. Sign up here. Banks were the first to be hit in the 2008 financial crisis. But this coronavirus-induced financial downturn is impacting consumers first, with the unemployment rate likely now at 14.7% of Americans. Many think consumer-facing brands will be the first […]
Covid Live: Cases in India cross 8,000 markAs per the latest update by Ministry of health, India reported 34 deaths and 909 new cases. The total number of positive cases rose to 8,356.
The United States has seen its highest death tolls to date in the epidemic with roughly 2,000 deaths a day reported for the last four days in a row, a plurality of them in and around New York City. Even that is viewed as an understatement, as New York is still figuring out how best […]
Abdul Majed, a former military captain, was hanged at the central jail at Keraniganj near the capital, Dhaka, just one minute past Saturday midnight, said Inspector General of Prisons Brig. Gen. A.K.M. Mustafa Kamal Pasha. He was arrested in Dhaka on Tuesday, Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan said, adding that the arrest was «the biggest gift» […]
Subscribe to Fortune’s Outbreak newsletter for a daily roundup of stories on the coronavirus and its impact on global business. You could say that conversation is key for George Chen. The Los Angeles-via-Oakland comic is a jack of all trades who currently works in podcast content operations at streaming service Pandora, co-hosts a podcast of […]