EU readies trillion-euro aid plan as virus hammers Latin America

Credit to Author: Agence France-Presse| Date: Wed, 27 May 2020 07:24:13 +0000

BRUSSELS: A one-trillion-euro recovery plan to get Europe back on its feet after the devastation wreaked by the coronavirus pandemic was set to be unveiled Wednesday, as badly hit Spain started 10 days of national mourning for its thousands of dead. The massive European proposal follows other unprecedented emergency measures introduced around the world to […]

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US Senate approves $483B virus aid deal, sends it to House

Credit to Author: Associated Press| Date: Wed, 22 Apr 2020 03:48:46 +0000

WASHINGTON, D.C.:  A $483 billion coronavirus aid package flew through the Senate on Tuesday after Congress and the White House reached a deal to replenish a small-business payroll fund and provided new money for hospitals and testing. Passage was swift and unanimous, despite opposition from conservative Republicans. President Donald Trump tweeted his support, pledging to sign it into law. […]

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Trump sees crimson as Harvard receives millions in virus aid, wants it back

Credit to Author: Agence France-Presse| Date: Wed, 22 Apr 2020 03:31:11 +0000

WASHINGTON, D.C.: US President Donald Trump insisted Tuesday that Harvard, the world’s wealthiest university, pay back millions it received under a massive government stimulus package meant to cushion the economy from the coronavirus pandemic. “Harvard, you pay that money back. I want Harvard to pay the money back, ok? And if they don’t do that, […]

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