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UPDATED ON JAN 19, 2021 07:32 AM IST
Despite US surpassing 24 million Covid-19 cases, Donald Trump has issued an executive order that will lift the travel restrictions on European Union, Britain, Ireland and Brazil but not China and Iran. This will be brought into effect a week after he leaves office
Bengaluru | By Reuters
UPDATED ON MAR 12, 2020 09:12 AM IST
US president Donald Trump on Wednesday announced the suspension of all travel from Europe, except from the United Kingdom, to the United States for 30 days starting on Friday.
Bloomberg | By Justin Sink, Jennifer Jacobs and Saleha Mohsin
UPDATED ON MAR 12, 2020 06:56 AM IST
The president scheduled the remarks to lay out his plan for dealing with the rapid spread of coronavirus that has led to more than 1,100 infections in the US and ravaged markets. The S&P 500 closed Wednesday 19% lower than its February high, with every industry down at least 3.9% on the day.