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Has coronavirus tide turned in Asia and Europe?

Even if current optimism proves justified, urgent international attention will need to turn to other key areas of the world where infections have yet to peak.

While there are encouraging signs in parts of Asia and Europe, it is too early to predict that the height of the coronavirus crisis is over, even in those geographies.

THIS week has seen growing optimism in Asia and Europe that the coronavirus crisis may have passed its peak there. Yet, while global markets have been buoyed by these developments from Wuhan to Western Europe, it is still too early to conclusively say that the tide has turned, even in these...

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