Delivery drivers are wearing face masks to protect against the coronavirus walk along a staircase at an office and shopping complex in Beijing.
Investors chose to look ahead to likely fiscal stimulus under Joe Biden and a Democratic Congress, after the party won two key runoff elections in Georgia.
People walk around the Shinjuku neighborhood of Tokyo on Thursday night. Photo: AP/Hiro Komae
Analysts say bitcoin could eventually hit $146,000 if it bolsters its reputation as an alternative to gold. Photograph: Dado Ruvić/Reuters
Pro-democracy activists gesture during a press conference on January 6 in Hong Kong after 50 opposition figures were arrested under the national security law.CREDIT:GETTY IMAGES
A woman walks next to a poster reading "The best team. With distance." in front of a BMW factory as the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues in Munich,…