The health of the UK prime minister as he struggled with COVID-19 was of great interest to currency traders. Reuters was ahead in reporting Boris Johnson tested positive for COVID-19 on March 27; that he had been admitted to intensive care on April 6; and when he was finally released from intensive care on April 9.
Reuters ahead in reporting Boris Johnson falling ill
27 March 2020, 12:00 am 1 minute
Type: Reuters News First
Regions: Europe / Middle East / Africa