Asian shares fall amid virus economic woes

Asian shares and US stock futures have fallen, spurred by doubts about progress in the development of drugs to treat COVID-19 and new evidence of US economic damage caused by the coronavirus pandemic. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan...

Shoppers shun Yowie amid virus stockpiling

Shoppers left their children at home and Yowies on the shelf during the coronavirus-fuelled stockpiling rush, which the troubled Australian chocolatier blames for another big quarterly sales decline. The Perth-based confectionary firm said its customers across the US...