• Coronavirus scare leaves China's empty restaurants selling off stocks

    4 days ago - By Reuters

    Wang Chuanchao shuttered his restaurant in central Beijing three weeks ago as the scare over the coronavirus epidemic in country kept customers away and now he's reduced to selling off vegetables on the street outside to cut losses.
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  • Electric shock: China power demand drops as coronavirus shutters plants

    5 days ago - By Reuters

    China's industrial power demand in 2020 may decline by as much as 73 billion kilowatt hours , according to IHS Markit, as the outbreak of the coronavirus has curtailed factory output and prevented some workers from returning to their jobs.
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