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Cruise line operators were among the hardest hit in the global health crisis, and the industry had some of the largest early, high-profile infections. Photograph: iStock

Carnival Corp reported a quarterly net loss of $4.4 billion (€3.9 billion) on Thursday, as the cruise operator took major write-downs on the sale of s(...)

Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell. He  said a full economic recovery was unlikely until the public was confident that Covid-19  was under control. Photograph: AFP via Getty

European shares rose for a second day on Wednesday as expectations of further US economic stimulus offset fears of a new wave of Covid-19 outbreaks af(...)

A pedestrian walks past quotation boards displaying a share price from the Tokyo Stock Exchange. Photograph: Kazuhiro Nogi/AFP

Shares plummeted across Europe as the number of coronavirus cases worldwide topped 100,000, fuelling a further sell-off of equities. The pan-European(...)

US stock indexes fell sharply on Thursday as the swift spread of the coronavirus in the United States led California to declare an emergency. Photograph: AFP via Getty

Global equity markets tumbled and the dollar slid on Thursday as the number of coronavirus cases outside China mounted rapidly, leading California to (...)

Volkswagen Group is to invest in Ford’s autonomous vehicle venture, Argo AI, in a deal that deepens the alliance between two of the world’s largest auto giants. Photograph: Bloomberg via Getty

Volkswagen Group is to invest in Ford’s autonomous vehicle venture, Argo AI, in a deal that deepens the alliance between two of the world’s largest au(...)

SoftBank’s Masayoshi Son. Photograph: Bloomberg

Japan is leaping into the future of cars, courtesy of SoftBank Group. On Wednesday, Honda announced a $2.75 billion investment in General Motors’ sel(...)

Financials fell in Europe on Friday with AIB said to be causing the downward trend in Ireland. Photograph: Cathal McNaughton/Reuters

Ireland’s benchmark index closed lower on Friday dragged down by financials in line with a broader European trend. The story was similar in the UK whe(...)

A waitress stands next to a Volvo S90 displayed at a panel discussion about self-driving cars at Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing on April 7th Photograph: Reuters

Volvo is aiming to put up to 100 self-driving cars on the roads in China in the hope that testing them on the country’s notoriously congested, hazardo(...)

The curve of the German share price index DAX board is pictured at the Frankfurt stock exchange. Photograph: Reuters

European shares changed course to climb higher in late trading after fears that tensions over Ukraine would escalate were eased when Russian presid(...)