(09 April 2020) - The economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic could push half a billion more people into poverty unless urgent action is taken to bail out developing countries, said Oxfam today.


(08 April 2020) - Eurozone finance ministers have failed to find an agreement on the economic package to tackle the economic impact of the coronavirus.


(07 April 2020) - Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have excluded European Parliament President David Sassoli from talks on the EU response to the coronavirus crisis, El Pais reported.


(06 April 2020) - The European Commission has unlocked €1 billion from the European Fund for Strategic Investments that will serve as a guarantee to the European Investment Fund (EIF).


(03 April 2020) - The European Commission has proposed numerous changes to its cohesion policy rulebook in order to draw €37 billion of unused funds to finance various measures during the coronavirus pandemic.