Whether in Québec or elsewhere on the planet, the pandemic of the COVID-19 disrupts our lives.
You will find here all the news throughout the day, this crisis that hit the population, governments and the economy.
BALANCE sheet AT 11.07
Case: 5 958 857
Death: 365 535
Case: 90 159, 50 651 in Quebec
Death: 7072, 4439, Quebec
All the news from Saturday, may 30
11h42 | Ukraine continues its déconfinement and reopened its shopping malls.
The shopping centres have re-opened Saturday in the capital of Ukraine, Kiev, as the country continues its gradual déconfinement began in early may.
The re-opening of shopping centres, accompanied by a strict protocol of social distancing, is the last relief date ordered by the chairman Volodymyr Zelensky, eager to revive the country’s economy.
Earlier in may, the Ukraine had re-opened its decks, beauty salons and parks, and the subway had started to roll after ten weeks of closure.
The customers of the shopping centres are, however, required to remain at a distance from one another and to wear masks and gloves.
“I’m happy to be back,” said Maryna, a young woman of 18 years old, in a shopping centre in the east of the capital.
The dining area and the cinema that it had the habit of frequenting with his friends, however, are still closed.
11h06 | Quebec now has 76 new deaths and 419 new confirmed cases, bringing the total to 4439 dead and 50 651 infected persons.
11: 05 | Sri Lanka fears of new contamination after a large funeral.
The authorities srilankaises fear a new wave of infections after the funeral Saturday of a union leader being respected, which was attended by thousands of people, in violation of the curfew and the rules of distance physical.
A huge crowd has rushed to make a last tribute to Arumugam Thondaman, minister and head of a trade union of tea plantation and a minister.
The 55-year-old died of a heart attack Tuesday and is expected to be cremated on Sunday.
The authorities had imposed a curfew to try to prevent the gathering of the crowd.
“Crowd control was difficult. Supporters clueless have tried to push the barriers of the police to enter a building and to pay tribute to him, ” said a police officer on the spot.
11h04 | Coronavirus: India announces an important relaxation of the containment.
India on Saturday announced an important relaxation of the confinement established to address the growing epidemic of coronavirus, with the exception of regions where the number of infections is still high.
From 8 June, the access to religious buildings, hotels, restaurants and shopping centers “will be allowed” after consultation with the authorities of the State, according to the ministry of the Interior, in spite of a new record daily contamination in India which has 85 000 cases, of which 5000 of them fatal.
10.03 a.m. | The German pianist Igor Levit began Saturday, an exceptional concert of 20 hours, during which he will play a single work of Erik Satie in order to attract attention to the plight of the artists affected by the pandemic of sars coronavirus.
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1: 00 pm | The Palais des congrès de Montréal has been transformed in the last few days in a huge warehouse of equipment medical protection against the COVID-19 of which are coming out every day up to 35 000 masks.
0 h 58 | pandemic coronavirus and their wings have been cut: airlines of Latin America require urgent assistance of the governments of the region to assist in the reorganization of which depends on their survival.
0 h 24 | Uruguay: the president quarantined after contact with a contaminated.