Aug.28 — Coronavirus cases continue to rise in Europe with Germany’s daily infection rate nearing a four-month high. That’s after Angela Merkel said further steps to ease the lockdown are not yet justified. Bloomberg’s Maria Tadeo reports on “Bloomberg Markets: European Open.”
In This Story: Lockdown
During the 2020 Covid-19 epidemic, lockdown has come to mean the practice of attempting to control transmission of the virus by means of restricting people’s movement and activities on a broad scale, usually on a national or state-wide basis.