Tag: Europe

Earlier coronavirus second wave feared in Europe after mass protests

"If you advise everybody to keep one and half meter from each other, and everybody just stands next to each other, holding each other, then I don't have a good feeling about that." - Jozef Kesecioglu - European Society of Intensive Care Medicine.

Latvians advised not to travel to Malta because of its high...

Latvia publishes list of countries travel is allowed to

Sweden tops Europe COVID-19 deaths per capita over last seven days

Sweden, which has opted for a more open strategy in combating the virus than other European countries, has the highest number of deaths in Europe per capita from the COVID-19 disease over the last seven days.

Europe flooded with cocaine despite coronavirus trade disruptions

Latin American drug lords have sent bumper shipments of cocaine to Europe in recent weeks, including one in a cargo of squid, even though the coronavirus epidemic has stifled legitimate transatlantic trade, senior anti-narcotics officials say.

Sassoli says EU needs a Europe-funded Marshall Plan

EP President speaks about how Europe will get out of coronavirus crisis

Austria reopens thousands of shops in first loosening of coronavirus lockdown

Austria allowed thousands of shops to reopen on Tuesday, becoming one of the first countries in Europe to loosen its lockdown imposed to curb the spread of the coronavirus.

What you need to know about the coronavirus right now

Here's what you need to know about the coronavirus right now.

Latest on the spread of the coronavirus around the world

Global cases of the new coronavirus have shot past 1 million with more than 54,000 fatalities, a Reuters tally showed on Friday, as the world economy nosedived.

Top EU court says eastern states broke law by refusing to...

The ruling underscores Europe's bitter divisions over migration, though the three ex-communist nations face no immediate penalty as the relocation of tens of thousands of people agreed by the EU was only envisaged until 2017.

Latest on the spread of the coronavirus around the world

Countries affected by the novel coronavirus around the world extended restrictions and looked for new measures to aid the virus-hit economies as WHO warned the epidemic is "far from over" in the Asia-Pacific region.