Spain’s Catalonia region orders bars and restaurants to shutdown for 15 days

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Spain’s Catalonia region orders bars and restaurants to shutdown for 15 days” – below is their description. The Spanish region of #Catalonia, which includes the city of Barcelona, ordered bars and restaurants to close for 15 days from Thursday night onwards and limited the numbers of people … Read more Spain’s Catalonia region orders bars and restaurants to shutdown for 15 days

Coronavirus: Young Doctors Demand Better Working Conditions in Spain

Bloomberg QuickTake: Now published this video item, entitled “Coronavirus: Young Doctors Demand Better Working Conditions in Spain” – below is their description. More than 30,000 people have been killed by Covid-19 in Spain since the start of the coronavirus outbreak and the country has been adding almost 50,000 new cases a week. Thousands of young … Read more Coronavirus: Young Doctors Demand Better Working Conditions in Spain

Spain COVID-19 surge sparks fears of a second wave

Coronavirus infections are soaring in parts of Spain. The city of Barcelona alone is seeing more than 1,000 new cases every day. Catalonia’s leader, Quim Torra, has described the situation as critical and has said if the coronavirus outbreak is not contained in 10 days, much tougher measures will be put in place. The Spanish … Read more Spain COVID-19 surge sparks fears of a second wave

Barcelona’s soaring COVID-19 cases cause concern

Infection rates are also soaring in Spain with more than one thousand new cases reported on a daily basis in Catalonia. It is feared the regional capital, Barcelona, will become the epicentre of the virus. Al Jazeera’s Marta Herrero reports from Barcelona. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – … Read more Barcelona’s soaring COVID-19 cases cause concern

Experimental Covid-19 Vaccine From NHS and Moderna Put to Its Biggest Test

The biggest test yet of an experimental COVID-19 vaccine got underway Monday with the first of some 30,000 Americans rolling up their sleeves to receive shots created by the U.S. government as part of the all-out global race to stop the pandemic. The glimmer of hope came even as Google, in one of the gloomiest … Read more Experimental Covid-19 Vaccine From NHS and Moderna Put to Its Biggest Test

Coronavirus: Spain Beachgoers Practice Social Distancing

Chipiona police in southern Spain posted this video on its Facebook page, thanking beachgoers for practicing social distancing. Spain is scrambling to stay ahead of new outbreaks of the coronavirus that prompted the U.K. to impose a quarantine on travelers returning from the country, dealing a new blow to its tourism-dependent economy. Only weeks after … Read more Coronavirus: Spain Beachgoers Practice Social Distancing

Spain Second Virus Wave Swells And Fuels Concern Across Europe

Spain is scrambling to stay ahead of new outbreaks of the coronavirus that prompted the U.K. to impose a quarantine on travelers returning from the country, dealing a new blow to its tourism-dependent economy. Only weeks after the U.K. included Spain on a list of countries safe for summer holidays, the government reversed course and … Read more Spain Second Virus Wave Swells And Fuels Concern Across Europe

Coronavirus pandemic: UK to quarantine travellers from Spain

A rise in COVID-19 infections in Spain drives up fears of a resurgence in Europe. The United Kingdom is reimposing a 14-day quarantine rule on travellers returning from Spain. Infections have tripled there in the past two weeks, with Catalonia emerging as a new hotspot. Al Jazeera’s Sonia Gallego reports. – Subscribe to our channel: … Read more Coronavirus pandemic: UK to quarantine travellers from Spain

Spain extends coronavirus restrictions as second wave looms

Health authorities in northeastern Spain ordered night clubs and other evening entertainment venues to close in an effort to stem the spread of the new coronavirus. Night clubs and theatres, among others, had been ordered to shut a week ago in Barcelona and a few other municipalities that had seen a surge in cases. But … Read more Spain extends coronavirus restrictions as second wave looms

Coronavirus sees less Britons go to Spain over nerves

After an increase in coronavirus cases, the region of Catalonia was one of Spain’s worst affected and now the wider impact is being felt. Many businesses which cater to the large number of holidaymakers who usually visit from the UK to Lloret de mar each summer are closed as the new lockdown has left them … Read more Coronavirus sees less Britons go to Spain over nerves

Beachgoers turned back as Barcelona struggles to contain virus

Authorities in Barcelona turned away beachgoers from the popular Barceloneta beach on Sunday as the Catalonia region struggles to control the spread of coronavirus. Since Spain reopened its borders on June 21, the country has seen 170 new Covid-19 clusters, leading local governments to impose a patchwork of restrictions. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN … Read more Beachgoers turned back as Barcelona struggles to contain virus

Spain honours health workers and Covid-19 victims amid case surge in Catalonia, Balearic Islands

Spain is paying tribute to the 28,000 people who have died from Covid-19 in the country and to its health workers in a ceremony presided by King Felipe VI. EU top officials attended the event, such as EU top commission chief Ursula Van Der Leyen. The virus is however still circulating in Spain, and pubs … Read more Spain honours health workers and Covid-19 victims amid case surge in Catalonia, Balearic Islands

Spain: Wastewater treatment plant tracks virus spread

President of the region of Catalonia in Spain has asked residents of the northeastern city of Leida to stay at home following a surge in COVID-19 cases. Meanwhile, further south in the city of Valencia, a new early warning system is being trialed to detect the coronavirus. The project involves studying sewage water and could … Read more Spain: Wastewater treatment plant tracks virus spread

Lockdown 2.0 | Restrictions reimposed locally in Catalan district

Officials in the northeastern Spanish province of Catalonia have imposed a local lockdown in Segria county, home to tens of thousands of people, after a spike in #COVID19 cases. READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/al0p Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on … Read more Lockdown 2.0 | Restrictions reimposed locally in Catalan district

Spain’s Catalonia reimposes lockdown in Segria

A new #lockdown in Catalonia, #Spain, has raised concerns of a growing social crisis. Restrictions have been reimposed in the northeastern province of Segria, home to around 200,000 people. It’s the first time an area has been confined since a state of emergency was lifted two weeks ago. #Coronavirus Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA … Read more Spain’s Catalonia reimposes lockdown in Segria