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EU states warn of risks to vaccination credibility as Pfizer slows supplies (source — www.thesundaily.my) 16/01/2021 03:33:00

BRUSSELS: European governments said the credibility of their Covid-19 vaccination programmes was at risk yesterday after US pharmaceutical firm Pfizer announced a temporary slowdown of deliveries of i...

Germany passes two million coronavirus infections (source — www.dailymail.co.uk) 15/01/2021 16:56:55

The latest daily rise of 22,368 cases made Germany the fifth country in Europe to pass two million cases after Britain, France, Italy, Spain and Russia.

EU PANIC: Merz could pull plug on £666billion Brussels fund if he takes over from Merkel (source — feedproxy.google.com) 15/01/2021 13:57:00

THE next leader of Angela Merkel's party could be a critic of the European Union's £666billion coronavirus recovery fund with plans to shake up Germany's relationship with the bloc.

The Latest: Germany passes 2 million mark for COVID cases (source — www.independent.co.uk) 15/01/2021 13:04:29

Germany has passed the mark of 2 million confirmed COVID infections since the start of the pandemic

Merkel wants ‘MEGA LOCKDOWN’ for Germany with ‘curfew and public transport banned after blaming UK mutant Covid’ (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 14/01/2021 22:16:55

ANGELA Merkel wants to see tighter lockdown measures introduced across Germany, including a curfew and a ban on public transport, according to reports. It comes amid concerns about a new strain of the...

Coronavirus Germany: Angela Merkel considers 'MEGA-LOCKDOWN' (source — ) 14/01/2021 21:24:32

The head of Germany's country's disease control agency claimed there are too many loopholes in its coronavirus lockdown rules, adding that people were travelling more than in the first lockdown.

Germany Covid panic: Merkel weighs up 'mega lockdown' as nation suffers deadliest ever day (source — feedproxy.google.com) 14/01/2021 21:19:00

GERMANY has suffered its deadliest-ever day of the coronavirus pandemic, sparking Angela Merkel to consider a "mega-lockdown".

Germany Covid panic: Merkel weighs up 'mega lockdown' as nation suffers deadliest-ever day (source — feedproxy.google.com) 14/01/2021 21:19:00

GERMANY has suffered its deadliest-ever day for coronavirus deaths since the start of the pandemic, sparking Angela Merkel to consider a "mega-lockdown".

Merkel considers 'MEGA-LOCKDOWN' as Germany reports record 1,244 coronavirus deaths in 24 hours (source — ) 14/01/2021 21:08:33

The head of Germany's country's disease control agency claimed there are too many loopholes in its coronavirus lockdown rules, adding that people were travelling more than in the first lockdown.

German economy shrank by just 5% in 2020 amid Covid-19 (source — www.theguardian.com) 14/01/2021 20:32:00

Manufacturing and ‘decisive’ fiscal action behind smallest anticipated fall in EuropeCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageGermany’s economy shrank by 5% last year according to o...

Germany's economy shrinks 5% in 2020 amid COVID-19 pandemic
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