Sunday, September 27, 2020
France's Health Minister unveiled new restrictive measures on Wednesday to curb the spread of COVID-19 with the virus actively now circulating in over two-thirds of the country. The toughest measures will for now only concern the coastal city of Marseille...
Britain’s health minister said on Friday that the novel coronavirus was accelerating across the country, with hospital admissions doubling every eight days, but refused to say if another national lockdown would be imposed next month. The United Kingdom has reported...
France reported its highest daily level of coronavirus cases since the end of a two-month lockdown period in May. The French health ministry on Sunday reported 4,897 new COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, which is a jump from...
Germany added Croatia's coastal regions of Sibenik-Knin and Split-Dalmatia to the list of "high-risk" areas, meaning all travellers have to undergo testing and a 14-day quarantine upon arrival in the country. It comes after Germany announced on Thursday 1,707 new...
Europe's concerns of a coronavirus resurgence have been heightened again amid a warning that Germany has already entered a second wave of the virus, while France braces for worse to possibly come. The head of Germany's doctors' union Susanne Johna...
The eurozone economy shrank by 12.1 per cent in the second quarter of 2020 compared to the previous one — the biggest drop on record, Eurostat announced on Friday. Gross Domestic Product (GDP) for the whole European Union is meanwhile...
Leaders in Britain and France have tightened rules on wearing face masks in closed public spaces in an effort to curb the spread of coronavirus. The UK government announced on Tuesday that masks would be mandatory in shops from July...
What can be expected from Emmanuel Macron's newly reshuffled government  amid the COVID-19 crisis and ahead of the 2022 presidential race? Overall, the new appointments confirm a shift to the centre-right of his "La République en Marche" (LREM) movement, to the...
The steak restaurant that Jean-Pierre Le Bot co-owns in the French city of Nantes had been shut for 11 weeks, so when officials gave the go-ahead for it to open on Tuesday, he was not going to wait a...
At the start of this crisis, Angela Merkel claimed that the European Union was facing its biggest challenge since its foundation. "Everyone has been hit equally by this and it must be in the interest of everyone, and of Germany,...

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