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EU buys remdesivir to treat 30,000 COVID patients, seeks more

29 Jul 2020

BRUSSELS The European Union's executive said on Wednesday it had agreed to buy a limited supply of the COVID-19 medicine remdesivir from U.S. drugmaker Gilead to address the short-term needs of European patients, and hoped to be able to order more later.

EU reaches historic deal on pandemic recovery after fractious summit

21 Jul 2020

BRUSSELS European Union leaders clinched an historic deal on a massive stimulus plan for their coronavirus-throttled economies in the early hours of Tuesday, after a fractious summit lasting almost five days. | Video

FACTBOX-What EU leaders agreed on the post-COVID recovery package

21 Jul 2020

BRUSSELS, July 21 European Union leaders reached a deal on Tuesday on a package of measures to boost their economies after the coronavirus pandemic, agreeing to borrow and spend hundreds of billions of euros in the next few years and pay them back from new taxes.

Political capital from EU recovery deal dwarfs cash prize

21 Jul 2020

BRUSSELS The economic recovery package agreed on Tuesday after a marathon EU summit ticks most of the political boxes sketched out by the bloc's jubilant leaders - but its financial achievements appear far less substantial.

"Großartige Übereinkunft" - EU-Gipfel schnürt Finanzpaket

21 Jul 2020

Brüssel/Berlin Erleichterung in Berlin, Aufatmen von Rom bis Madrid: Das nach zähen Verhandlungen beschlossene größte Finanzpaket in der Geschichte der Europäischen Union stößt auf ein überwiegend positives Echo.

Factbox: What EU leaders agreed on the post-COVID recovery package

21 Jul 2020

BRUSSELS European Union leaders reached a deal on Tuesday on a package of measures to boost their economies after the coronavirus pandemic, agreeing to borrow and spend hundreds of billions of euros in the next few years and pay them back from new taxes.

CORRECTED-UPDATE 4-EU reaches 'truly historic' deal on pandemic recovery after fractious summit

21 Jul 2020

BRUSSELS, July 21 European Union leaders clinched an "historic" deal on a massive stimulus plan for their coronavirus-throttled economies in the early hours of Tuesday, after a fractious summit lasting almost five days.

Factbox: What EU leaders agreed on the post-COVID recovery package

21 Jul 2020

BRUSSELS European Union leaders reached a deal on Tuesday on a package of measures to boost their economies after the coronavirus pandemic, agreeing to borrow and spend hundreds of billions of euros in the next few years and pay them back from new taxes.

Factbox: What EU leaders agreed on the post-COVID recovery package

21 Jul 2020

BRUSSELS European Union leaders reached a deal on Tuesday on a package of measures to boost their economies after the coronavirus pandemic, agreeing to borrow and spend hundreds of billions of euros in the next few years and pay them back from new taxes.

EU reaches deal on post-pandemic recovery after marathon summit

21 Jul 2020

BRUSSELS European Union leaders reached a deal on a massive stimulus plan for their coronavirus-blighted economies at a pre-dawn meeting on Tuesday after a fractious summit that went through the night and into its fifth day.

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