UK in ‘lockdown’ due to national emergency: ASX poised to open higher
24 Mar 2020 – The ASX looks set to open higher despite Wall Street’s slide deepening yesterday as coronavirus forced more US states into lockdown. Over in the UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has just announced a ban in the UK on people leaving their homes except for food, medical treatment, daily exercise or travel to ‘essential’ work. Michael Hill International (ASX:MHJ) has closed its stores indefinitely.
Source: Finance News Network