Dr Hans Kluge, WHO Regional Director for Europe, said: “Since we last broadcast over a week ago the number of cases and deaths have tripled … Read more
European Council President Ursula Von Der Leyen said that Europe was in a ‘fight for its life’ as the death toll and infection rate of … Read more
EU leaders will on Thursday discuss a “Marshall Plan-like” stimulus package to fight the dire effects of the coronavirus on the bloc’s economies, European Council … Read more
The joint procurement of personal protective equipment launched by the European Commission to address the coronavirus crisis has proven successful.
Producers made offers covering and, … Read more
The European Commission issued new practical advice on how to implement its Guidelines for border management, in order to keep freight moving across the EU … Read more
The European Commission has found four Portuguese guarantee schemes for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and midcaps affected by the Coronavirus outbreak to be in … Read more
The European Union can start membership negotiations with Albania and North Macedonia, according to a draft decision by the bloc’s 27 member states seen by … Read more
In the context of the Coronavirus crisis, the European Commission is working with industry and Member States to maximise the availability of masks, gloves, gowns … Read more
The European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC), with the support of economists and personalities, has issued an appeal on the need of extraordinary macroeconomic measures to … Read more
At a time of isolation, people in many European cities hit hard by the new coronavirus are taking at least a minute each night to … Read more
The European Commission has decided to create a strategic rescEU stockpile of medical equipment such as ventilators and protective masks to help EU countries in … Read more
At a press briefing on Tuesday night, Hans Henri P. Kluge, the World Health Organizations regional director for Europe, said that 152 countries were now … Read more
EU leaders decided to close the bloc’s external borders to travelers in an attempt to limit the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
“As of tomorrow … Read more
The European Union has introduced a 30-day restriction on all non-essential travel to the bloc in a bid to contain the coronavirus outbreak.
The European … Read more
European Union finance ministers plan to agree on Monday on a coordinated economic response to the coronavirus pandemic, with the European Commission forecasting the effects … Read more
Brussels on Sunday imposed an EU-wide export ban for some medical protective equipment in a bid to keep sufficient supplies within the bloc, European Commission … Read more
In an extensive review of the current situation around Europe, news website POLITICO has provided a detailed assessment of measures taken so far. Directives issued … Read more
The European Commission has found a DKK 91 million (€12 million) Danish aid scheme to compensate organisers for the damage suffered due to the cancellation … Read more