Prada reopening production in Italy, UK should know by July if vaccine is effective

Prada reopening production in Italy, UK should know by July if vaccine is effective

The torrent of major corporate earnings results continued Thursday, with McDonald’s, CNBC parent Comcast, Twitter, and Kraft Heinz among the many companies reporting before the opening bell on Wall Street. Sales and profits have taken a beating for most corporations in the first quarter of 2020 as the initial effects of the pandemic began to […]
Nursing homes surge in deaths, Italy daily death toll

Nursing homes surge in deaths, Italy daily death toll

The coverage on this live blog has ended — but for up-to-the-minute coverage on the coronavirus, visit the live blog from CNBC’s Asia-Pacific team. Global cases: More than 1.8 million Global deaths: At least 112,241 US cases: More than 532,300 US deaths: At...
Italy, Spain, UK health services struggle to cope

Italy, Spain, UK health services struggle to cope

VERDUNO, CUNEO, ITALY – 2020/03/31: Medical workers wearing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) are pictured outside Verduno hospital (Alba-Bra hospital). Nicolò Campo A lack of beds, protective equipment and doctors are just some of the issues being faced in...
Italy, Spain, UK health services struggle to cope

Italy readies spending as death toll surpasses 12,000

VERDUNO, CUNEO, ITALY – 2020/03/31: Medical workers wearing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) are pictured outside Verduno hospital (Alba-Bra hospital). Nicolò Campo The Italian government is ramping up spending plans “significantly” to mitigate...
Charts show the coronavirus spike in US, Italy and Spain

Charts show the coronavirus spike in US, Italy and Spain

A temporary hospital which is been settled up by members of the California National Guard is seen in Indio, California on March 29, 2020. Apu Gomes | AFP | Getty Images The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has shown few signs of abating and is now one of the largest...