Aug 22, 2020 21:23 Asia/Tehran [Updated: Nov 11, 2020 15:11 Asia/Tehran]
  • World Newspapers: US stocks soaring, so is misery

On Tuesday, the S and P 500 stock index hit a record high. The next day, Apple became the first US company in history to be valued at more than $2 trillion. Donald Trump is, of course, touting the stock market as proof that the economy has recovered from the coronavirus; too bad about those 173,000 dead Americans, but as he says, “It is what it is.” 101/216