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'It is terrifying': Europe braces for lengthy battle with COVID

24 Oct 2020

PARIS/MADRID Europe faces a lengthy battle against the coronavirus at least until mid-2021, France warned on Friday, as anxious governments introduced ever more restrictions to curb the disease once again accelerating through the continent. | Video

Spain holds off on curfews, but struggles to contain COVID-19

23 Oct 2020

MADRID Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez exhorted Spaniards on Friday to further limit social contact to combat Europe's worst COVID-19 hotspot, but he stopped short of announcing new measures amid political disputes over potential curfews.

Spain postpones decision on curfew to contain 'out-of-control' virus

23 Oct 2020

MADRID Spain's health minister described a second wave of the coronavirus sweeping the county as "out of control" on Thursday as the government postponed a decision on whether to follow France and other European countries in imposing curfews. | Video

Spain's regions tighten COVID-19 measures as 1 million case milestone looms

19 Oct 2020

MADRID Several Spanish regions toughened their coronavirus restrictions on Monday, seeking to curb a second wave of contagion that looks set to drive the country with Western Europe's highest case load above one million infections this week.

Spain's regions tighten COVID-19 measures as 1 million case milestone looms

19 Oct 2020

MADRID, Oct 19 Several Spanish regions toughened their coronavirus restrictions on Monday, seeking to curb a second wave of infection that looks set to drive the country with Western Europe's highest case load above 1 million cases this week.

Spain's economy set for worse 2020 than feared, but to rebound next year

06 Oct 2020

MADRID Spain's government forecast on Tuesday a worse-than-feared contraction of the coronavirus-battered economy this year, but a strong rebound in 2021 with a possible return to pre-pandemic levels in 2022.

Spain's labour market improves despite new COVID-19 wave

02 Oct 2020

MADRID More than three quarters of Spain's furloughed workers have returned to work since April, social security data showed on Friday as employment data in the euro zone's fourth-largest economy improved.

Spain passes 500,000 coronavirus cases in Western European first

07 Sep 2020

MADRID Spain became the first country in Western Europe to register 500,000 coronavirus infections on Monday, after a second surge in cases that coincided with schools reopening.

Spain passes 500,000 coronavirus cases in Western European first

07 Sep 2020

MADRID, Sept 7 Spain became the first country in Western Europe to register 500,000 coronavirus infections on Monday, after a second surge in cases that coincided with schools reopening.

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