BBC.- The global economic recovery may be losing momentum as coronavirus infections surge again, the International Monetary Fund has warned.
BBC.- Gold has topped $2,000 (£1,527) an ounce for the first time as traders look for havens amid the pandemic.
BBC.- Gold hit a record high on Monday as increasing numbers of nervous investors sought a safe place to put their money.
BBC.- The eurozone economy will sink deeper into recession than previously thought due to the effects of the pandemic, the European Commission (EC) has said.
BBC.- The International Monetary Fund has lowered its global growth forecast for this year and next in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
BBC.- The UK benchmark for oil has fallen by more than 10% to around $16 (£13) a barrel. It comes the day after the price of West Texas Intermediate (WTI), the benchmark for US oil, fell below zero for the first time ever.
BBC.- The world economy already faces an economic downturn worse than the Great Depression.
MarketWatch.-Global demand for oil will fall this year by the most ever due to the economic lockdowns enforced around the world to contain the coronavirus pandemic, the International Energy Agency said Wednesday.
BBC.- The global economy will contract by 3% this year as countries around the world shrink at the fastest pace in decades, the International Monetary Fund says.
Bloomberg.- Factories around the world suffered one of their grimmest months on record in March, as the coronavirus led to mass shutdowns and wreaked havoc on supply chains.