EconomyPortugal

Portugal will receive 15.5 billion in grants from Europe

Portugal will be able to raise a total of 26.3 billion euros in grants and loans under the European Union Recovery Fund, after the covid-19 crisis, which amounts to a total of 750 billion euros. According to documents to which the Lusa agency had access, Portugal may have…
ChinaPolitics

Wuhan bans consumption of wild animals

Authorities in Wuhan, the epicenter of the Covid-19 pandemic, have officially banned the consumption of all wild animals. The local administration of the Chinese city said that, along with the ban on consumption, Wuhan will become a “wildlife sanctuary”, where…
Guinea-BissauSociety

Guinea-Bissau opens borders and starts defibrillation

The Government of Guinea-Bissau decided to open the country’s borders and allow people to enter and leave the national territory, according to the State of Emergency regulation extended yesterday, for the fourth time until 10 June. According to Lusa, the regulation…
BrazilSociety

Virus have killed more than six thousand people in São Paulo

The state of São Paulo reached 6,045 deaths confirmed by a new coronavirus this Saturday, 23. The number of confirmed cases is 80,558, distributed in 505 municipalities in São Paulo, according to the balance of the State Health Secretary. In the last 24 hours, the state…
SocietyWorld

Africa records 2997 deaths and has over 95,000 cases

The death toll associated with covid-19 in Africa has risen to 2997, with more than 95,000 infected in 54 countries, according to the latest pandemic statistics on that continent. According to the African Union’s Disease Control and Prevention Center (Africa CDC)…
World

Africa with more than 72,000 infections and 2,475 deaths

Last week it registered 20,400 new cases. Last week, Africa recorded 20,400 new cases of covid-19, bringing the total number of infections on the continent to over 72,000, where 2,475 people have already died from the disease, according to data released this…
SocietyWorld

Lesotho, the only in Africa with no cases so far, announces one

Lesotho, the only country in Africa that has remained without covid-19 cases so far, announced today that it registered the first infection, corresponding to a citizen coming from abroad. “What the Lesotho National Emergency Command Center (NECC) can confirm is that…
SocietyWorld

More than 4.2 million infected and 292 thousand dead worldwide

At least 292,000 people have died and more than 4,272,880 are infected. The new coronavirus pandemic has killed at least 292,000 people and infected more than 4.2 million worldwide since December, according to an AFP agency report, based on official data. According to…
EconomyPortugal

Brussels advanced 1 billion, but part may be to return

“There are 600 million euros, which I am grateful to the European Commission, but it is only a matter of two months’ anticipation” of a payment due in September. The European Commission approved this year a liquidity package in the order of one billion…
Society

Spain decrees 14-day quarantine for those arriving from abroad

People arriving in the country must remain in their home or accommodation. The Government of Spain has decided that all people entering the country as of this Friday will be placed in quarantine for 14 days, according to the official state bulletin published this…