GLOBAL MARKETS-Oil slips on oversupply fears, but stocks jump on virus slowdown hopes

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Oil prices skidded on Monday after Saudi-Russian negotiations to cut output were delayed, keeping oversupply concerns alive, while stocks jumped as investors were encouraged by a slowdown in coronavirus-related deaths and new cases. In currency markets, sterling fell 0.4% early in Asia after British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was admitted to hospital […]

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UPDATE 1-Virus-hit Carnival cruise ship docks in Australia as country's death toll hits 39

MELBOURNE/SYDNEY (Reuters) – Carnival Corp’s (CCL.N) troubled Ruby Princess cruise liner, the biggest single source of coronavirus infections in Australia, docked south of Sydney on Monday to get help for sick crew members requiring urgent medical treatment. The Ruby Princess, now the target of a criminal investigation led by the homicide squad in the state […]

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