Justin Trudeau's wife has tested positive for COVID-19. Experts explain the possible fallout if a world leader caught the coronavirus.
- Sophie Grégoire Trudeau and her husband are both self-isolating. Justin Trudeau is said not to have symptoms.
- World leaders including President Donald Trump and the UK's Boris Johnson have also come in contact with people who have since tested positive.
- Experts told Business Insider what the social, political, and economic impacts could be if a world leader catches COVID-19.
The outbreak was declared a pandemic on Wednesday. A slew of major cancellations in the US followed, including sports seasons and movie premieres.
An Australian minister was pictured next to Ivanka Trump days before testing positive for the coronavirus
In a March 5 picture Ivanka Trump was seen with Peter Dutton at a justice department event. Dutton has tested positive for the coronavirus.
'One of the buying opportunities of a lifetime': Here's why Wharton professor Jeremy Siegel thinks the coronavirus-driven stock rout is laying the foundation for a massive bounce back
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Warren Buffett says Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting will be held without shareholders due to the coronavirus pandemic
"It is now clear, however, that large gatherings can pose a health threat to the participants and the greater community," Buffett, 89, wrote.
Diagnosing COVID-19, the disease the new coronavirus causes, is challenging because some symptoms overlap with the flu, colds, and allergies.
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According to the Financial Times, WeWork chief executive Sandeep Mathrani is mulling new cuts to curb the firm's spending.
'Markets are screaming for more': Stocks, oil, Treasury yields climb as hopes of a global coronavirus response grow
Central bankers in Norway, Japan, and Australia plowed funds into their financial systems, and US lawmakers are set to vote on a major rescue package.
People who fully recover from the coronavirus can be left with '20 to 30%' less lung function, and gasping for breath when they walk quickly, Hong Kong doctors find
The Hong Kong Hospital Authority made the discovery after observing the first wave of discharged patients in the city.
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A sneaker reseller made over $20,000 by holding and selling 22 pairs of the same Air Jordan sneakers. He reveals the resale strategy that earned him 6 figures last year.
The teen uses a method called "holding," where he waits for a hyped sneaker to attain its maximum value on the market.
Disney has closed its parks around the world and risks losing $2 billion in revenue if they remain shuttered for 30 days, analysts forecast
Disney is taking the rare step of closing Disneyland through the end of March due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Being a great boss means prioritizing your team. Here are 5 ways you can inspire your employees to be more productive and engaged.
Chances are half of your employees don't feel excited about work. But if you switch up your leadership tactics, that can change.
CME and Cboe are clearing trading floors as coronavirus spreads, and one veteran trader thinks the millions they'll save will be too good to ever reopen the iconic pits
Jon Najarian, a veteran options trader and CNBC commentator, said the money saved from keeping the trading floors shut could be too good to turn down.
Newron Motors is taking preorders for the first 12 motorcycles — the EV-1 — which will be available in 2021.
The UK government's top scientific advisor dismissed Trump's favorite coronavirus strategy by saying travel bans don't help fight the outbreak
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Big Law M&A work is evaporating as coronavirus spreads, but some firms are about to make bank. Here are the winners and losers.
Some firms with big private-equity and restructuring practices will be better positioned to weather the storm, lawyers and consultants said.
Unlike some cruise ports, superyacht marinas remain open amid coronavirus fears. An expert says it's because yachts are more hygienic and less monitored than cruise ships.
Superyachts are safe because they're extremely hygienic, but their close quarters can actually increase the risk of spreading coronavirus.
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This report details the components that make up the IoT ecosystem while using exclusive data to identify key trends in the connected devices sector.
Walmart, Amazon, and Target are close to selling out of toilet paper online as panic-buyers decimate supplies
For many out-of-stock toilet papers Amazon's website stated Thursday, "We don't know when or if this item will be back in stock."
Mindy Kaling just bought Frank Sinatra's former Malibu beach house for $9.5 million. Look inside the 7-bedroom estate that was designed for the legendary singer.
The two-story California estate was designed for Sinatra and his wife and once hosted guests like Gregory Peck and Dick Van Dyke.
Sen. Tom Cotton has suggested the US investigate the highly unlikely theory coronavirus was developed in a Chinese "superlaboratory."
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Modell's and Art Van Furniture filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in March, and the two companies plan to close more stores along with Walmart.
From Walmart to Starbucks, these 11 retail companies are changing their benefits policies amid the coronavirus pandemic
Amid the coronavirus pandemic, retail companies including Walmart and Starbucks are providing hourly workers with unprecedented sick leave benefits.
The secret history of McDonald's Filet-O-Fish, which was almost killed from the menu before becoming one of the chain's staple sandwiches
McDonald's Filet-O-Fish sandwich, which was introduced nationwide in 1965, has a fascinating history.
Silicon Valley's startups are facing the biggest crisis in a generation. Here's what venture capital investors are telling founders they need to do to survive.
Top Silicon Valley investors have weathered downturns before. They said savvy startups can make it through coronavirus uncertainty, too.
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Insurtech is a growing part of the financial services market as new companies look to disrupt the unwieldy and complicated world of insurance.
'We need to care for working people as much as we care for the stock market': Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Bernie Sanders blasted the Fed's $1.5 trillion injection
"If the stock market is in trouble, no problem! The government can just hand out $1.5 trillion to calm bankers on Wall Street."
The UK has reported 590 coronavirus cases and 10 deaths. Here's what we know about how the virus is spreading across Britain.
The UK has confirmed ten coronavirus-related deaths and 590 total cases. Experts say a British epidemic is highly likely.
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In this slide deck, Business Insider Intelligence explores the opportunities and hurdles of adopting the two technologies within financial services.
Beijing, Seoul, Milan, and Rome have seen major falls in Airbnb bookings.
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The UK government is coming under growing criticism for its 'surprising and concerning' approach to the coronavirus
The United Kingdom's slow response to the coronavirus is increasingly out of step with its European neighbours
THE RISE OF AMAZON ADVERTISING: This is exactly what Amazon is doing to siphon billions of ad dollars from Google and Facebook and why brands love it
Business Insider Intelligence examines how Amazon's ad business is growing, and how it could take share from the Google-Facebook duopoly.
Bernie Sanders is staying in the race after devastating losses and vows to take on Joe Biden in one-on-one debate
Despite a steep delegate deficit to overcome, Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont insists he's staying in the race and will participate in Sunday's debate.
Delta is having technical issues rebooking flights as travelers deal with the coronavirus outbreak and the US ban on some travel from Europe
"For those customers who do not have an urgent need to travel within the next 48 hours, please visit delta.com or call back later."
The ninth "Fast and Furious" movie was scheduled for release in May but has been pushed back to April 2021.
Classic 1960s and '70s Ford Broncos get transformed into 600-horsepower electric SUVs by this California startup
For $185,000 and up, Zero Labs Automotive will overhaul a first-generation Ford Bronco with modern parts and electric motors.
Medical professionals, first responders, and flight attendants are all at risk of being exposed in a coronavirus pandemic.
Sophie Grégoire Trudeau tested positive for the coronavirus after a massive event in London where she posed for pictures with Idris Elba and Lewis Hamilton
The Canadian Prime Minister's wife developed her symptoms after spending time at The SSE Arena, Wembley, with numerous high-profile people.
The Pentagon could reconsider its decision to award a major cloud contract to Microsoft after protests from Amazon.
Australia's 全民彩票苹果软件 Affairs Minister Peter Dutton has tested positive for coronavirus after returning from a US trip
Dutton said he tested positive for the virus after waking up with a temperature and sore throat on Friday. He was in the US last week.
It comes amid PM Scott Morrison announcing an effective ban on gatherings of more than 500 people, in light of the coronavirus.
Food delivery apps are switching to 'no contact' dropoffs as usage during coronavirus lockdowns spikes
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