Italy permits free movement with EU countries from June 3

In Italy, from June 3, two-week quarantine for arrivals from other EU countries is canceled. Free travel between countries and within Italy is also permitted, said Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte at a press conference. In addition, on June 15, Italy will begin a new phase in easing the quarantine regime, in particular, theaters and cinemas […]

Germany begins abolishing quarantine for those entering Schengen countries

BY JUAN CARLOS BARRENA Germany has begun to abolish the two-week forced quarantine for those entering the country from the European states of the Schengen group, as well as Great Britain. From this Friday it is no longer compulsory in the populous federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia. The other federal states will withdraw these regulations […]

Dispute over the bill for emergency aid

“We managed to do it with an incredible effort,” said Berlin’s Senator for Economic Affairs Ramona Pop (Greens). “The program has helped the city in its entirety and is a huge success.” Her North Rhine-Westphalian colleague Andreas Pinkwart (FDP) was no less proud of himself: “We made the company so challenging for all of us […]

Countries using the European rescue fund will not have a ‘troika’ visit

The terms under which European governments can access thenew line of loans from the European Stability Mechanism(MEDE) to finance the direct and indirect healthcare costs caused by the Covid-19 pandemic are already closed. The ministers of economy and finance of theEurozoneThey have signed an agreement on Friday on the technical details of the loans with […]

Brazil records daily record of 751 deaths and totals 9,897 deaths

Today, Brazil has surpassed the barrier of 700 daily deaths associated with the new coronavirus, having recorded in the last 24 hours the record of 751 deaths, in a total of 9,897 fatalities since the beginning of the pandemic. The figures were released today by the Ministry of Health, which announced that there are still […]

LaLiga congratulates the countries that choose to reactivate their football

LaLiga issued a statement on Wednesday congratulating the countries, led by Germany, which has decided to resume its football competitions, interrupted by a coronavirus pandemic. “From LaLiga we want to congratulate the Bundesliga on the decision of its Government to restart the competition from the second half of this month of May, as well as […]

Basic tax: NRW-citizens count most of the time

Essen. For many citizens, the high basic taxes are an annoyance. Only clear: Almost nowhere is the Abgabe as high as in NRW. Citizens in NRW pay in federal comparisons that have the highest basic tax in the intersection with distance. Only in the cities of Berlin, Hamburg and Bremen, the excavation falls on residential […]

EU encourages countries to agree on a common methodology to calculate Covid-19 victims

The European Commission recalled this Wednesday that cannot “impose” on countries a methodology of calculating fatalities by Covid-19 but encouraged them to agree on a “harmonized” approach that allows analyzing the evolution of the pandemic in the block with more precision through “more comparable” data. “We have to respect the institutional framework in which we […]