The global stock market rally takes a pause as the spreading COVID-19 pandemic tempered gains in European stocks and U.S. equity futures. Eastwest Bank SVP Angel Pacis provides her outlook on the market as the PSEi pulls back below the 7,000 mark after an impressive three-week 13-percent gain. Megawide Chairman and CEO Edgar Saavedra talks about their listing of P4.4-billion worth of preferred shares at the PSE. The number of COVID-19 cases in the Philippines breaches the 424,000 mark as global infections reach 60.8 million. Google Philippines Country Manager Bernadette Nacario talks about Google's latest e-Conomy report that shows the coronavirus pandemic created 40 million new users in Southeast Asia in 2020, while Filipinos saw an uptick in the amount of time spent online.


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