Coronavirus could pose a greater risk to the economy than a no-deal Brexit

Coronavirus could pose a greater risk to the economy than a no-deal Brexit, according to the former chancellor Philip Hammond. The former Conservative MP said that outbreak had the potential to “cause similar” or “greater levels” of disruption to supply chains than a no-deal Brexit. Guests have been confined to their cabins in the latest cruise ship virus scare after a US tourist from a previous voyage died of coronavirus in California and at least four other people were infected.  The US Coast Guard was yesterday airlifting coronavirus test kits to the cruise ship, with dozens of passengers now facing … Continue reading Coronavirus could pose a greater risk to the economy than a no-deal Brexit