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JSE on track for fifth day of losses amid Covid-19 threat

The JSE was on track for its fifth day of losses on Friday, as surging Covid-19 cases in Europe and the US continue to weigh on sentiment, while the US election day draws closer.

With Germany and France going ahead with implementing lockdown measures, the UK government is facing growing calls to make such a move, as it continues its strategy of placing individual regions under stricter measures, a plan which some experts say will have only a minor impact on the economy. 

Football news:

Ferguson on Rashford's charity: Fiction for a young man. He should give me some advice
A Preston player who twice touched an opponent's genitals was disqualified for 3 matches for aggressive behavior
Atalanta Director: everything is fine with Miranchuk, there are no symptoms of coronavirus
Kovid mocks the Latvian championship: the team got only 8 people (but still did not finish the match)
Gerard Pique: We all hope that Messi will stay at Barca
Agent of coronavirus from the Beginning: I feel fine. A test is a test
Barcelona has reached an agreement in principle with the players to reduce salaries. The club will save 122 million euros