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Small Businesses Got Emergency Loans, but Not What They Expected

Small Businesses Got Emergency Loans, but Not What They Expected

Small Businesses Got Emergency Loans, but Not What They Expected Small Businesses Got Emergency Loans, but Not What They Expected For nearly 70 years, the Small Business Administration’s disaster relief program has helped companies recover from catastrophes including wildfires, hurricanes and earthquakes. But it has never faced anything like the coronavirus crisis. Besieged by more than eight million applicants — …

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Fed Extends Emergency Programs on Eve of July Policy Announcement

Fed Extends Emergency Programs on Eve of July Policy Announcement

Fed Extends Emergency Programs on Eve of July Policy Announcement Fed Extends Emergency Programs on Eve of July Policy Announcement WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve extended its emergency lending programs on Tuesday through the end of 2020, a three-month addition that, while not surprising, signaled how lasting the economic damage from the coronavirus is proving. The decision came as officials …

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North Korea Declares Emergency After Suspected Covid-19 Case

North Korea Declares Emergency After Suspected Covid-19 Case

North Korea Declares Emergency After Suspected Covid-19 Case North Korea Declares Emergency After Suspected Covid-19 Case SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea said on Sunday that it had locked down a city near its border with South Korea and declared a “maximum” national emergency after finding what its leader, Kim Jong-un, said could be the country’s first case of Covid-19 …

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FDA Revokes Emergency Coronavirus Use of Malaria Drugs

FDA Revokes Emergency Coronavirus Use of Malaria Drugs

FDA Revokes Emergency Coronavirus Use of Malaria Drugs FDA Revokes Emergency Coronavirus Use of Malaria Drugs The Food and Drug Administration said on Monday that it was revoking emergency authorization of two malaria drugs to treat Covid-19, saying that they are “unlikely to be effective.” The drugs, hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine, were heavily promoted by President Trump after a handful of …

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William Barr contradicts Trump’s claim that he went to emergency bunker during protests for ‘inspection’

William Barr contradicts Trump’s claim that he went to emergency bunker during protests for ‘inspection’

William Barr contradicts Trump’s claim that he went to emergency bunker during protests for ‘inspection’ William Barr contradicts Trump’s claim that he went to emergency bunker during protests for ‘inspection’ US Attorney general William Barr has contradicted President Donald Trump‘s claim that he visited the White House bunker for an “inspection,” amid George Floyd protests. It was widely reported that …

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Russia Declares Emergency After Arctic Oil Spill

Russia Declares Emergency After Arctic Oil Spill

Russia Declares Emergency After Arctic Oil Spill Russia Declares Emergency After Arctic Oil Spill MOSCOW — President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia has declared a state of emergency in a region in northern Siberia after a huge oil spill turned a river crimson and threatened to inflict significant damage to the Arctic environment. More than 20,000 tons of diesel leaked …

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El Salvador Supreme Court Orders State of Emergency Suspended

El Salvador Supreme Court Orders State of Emergency Suspended

El Salvador Supreme Court Orders State of Emergency Suspended El Salvador Supreme Court Orders State of Emergency Suspended SAN SALVADOR — El Salvador’s Supreme Court said on Monday that it had ordered the immediate suspension of the state of emergency that President Nayib Bukele declared to stem the spread of the coronavirus. Mr. Bukele had ordered the state of emergency …

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Coronavirus: Illegal border crossings fall as US expels thousands using Trump’s emergency authorities

Trump says Mexico has 'big coronavirus problems' despite US having three times as many deaths as Mexican Covid-19 cases

Coronavirus: Illegal border crossings fall as US expels thousands using Trump’s emergency authorities Coronavirus: Illegal border crossings fall as US expels thousands using Trump’s emergency authorities Unauthorised crossings along the US southern border dropped by 50 per cent in April, according to federal enforcement statistics released on Thursday, as the Trump administration continued to use emergency public health authority to …

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The Coronavirus Still Is a Global Health Emergency, W.H.O. Warns

The Coronavirus Still Is a Global Health Emergency, W.H.O. Warns

The Coronavirus Still Is a Global Health Emergency, W.H.O. Warns The Coronavirus Still Is a Global Health Emergency, W.H.O. Warns The World Health Organization extended its declaration of a global health emergency on Friday amid increasing criticism from the Trump Administration about its handling of the coronavirus pandemic. The move comes exactly three months after the organization’s original decision to …

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Coronavirus: San Francisco mayor says emergency supplies ordered from China have been diverted to other cities

Coronavirus: San Francisco mayor says emergency supplies ordered from China have been diverted to other cities

Coronavirus: San Francisco mayor says emergency supplies ordered from China have been diverted to other cities Coronavirus: San Francisco mayor says emergency supplies ordered from China have been diverted to other cities San Francisco mayor London Breed has said that orders of personal protection equipment (PPE) have been diverted to other locations in the US and abroad. Speaking at her …

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