Oil prices broadly stable as stimulus hopes balance…

NEW YORK: Oil prices were broadly stable on Friday in early U.S. trading, as expectations of more economic stimulus programmes balanced concerns about the recovery in fuel demand as coronavirus cases surge and major crude-producing…

Gold prices steady near $1,800 on virus fears,…

Gold steadied near the psychological level of $ 1,800 on Friday after a sharp fall in the previous session, as worries over surging coronavirus cases and US-China tensions underpinned its safe-haven appeal, although a stronger…

Beijing city shuts down gyms again as fears…

Glow Wellness | Getty ImagesGyms in China's capital city of Beijing were forced to close again over the weekend, adding pressure to an industry that's already seen the collapse of thousands of fitness businesses nationwide.The coronavirus, which…