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.
LAST BALANCE SHEET
Case : 13 841 890
Deaths : 590 845
Case : 109 516, 57 142, Quebec
Death : 8837, 5647, Quebec
All the news from Friday 17 July 2020
11: 14 am | Threat of the 2nd wave: Europe toughens its anti-COVID
In the Face of the recrudescence of infection by the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, and the threat of a second wave, the authorities of several countries in Europe have toughened the anti-COVID.
11: 05 | An American in six has not been able to pay his rent in June
Nearly one American in six has not been able to pay his rent in June because of the crisis of the COVID-19, and nearly one in three is worried about the deadline of July, according to data from the Bureau of the census.
11: 03 min | 141 new cases and one death in Québec
10h42 | in The United States, battles, and political-judicial on the mask and the containment
The pandemic of COVID-19 in the United States continues to swell at an exponential rate, with two records this week, but the implementation of gestures barriers such as the wearing of mask is being met with resistance from elected representatives and citizens in the name of individual freedom.
9h20 | Sweden and a strategy for its lonely at the top of all new cases in the european Union
Sweden, which has attracted the world attention with its policy less strict in the face of the coronavirus, is facing now a number near record of new cases of COVID-19 in the european Union.
7h08 | A study raises a possible overestimation of the number of deaths in England
6h33 | The Barcelonans called to “stay home” due to an increase in cases of COVID-19
4h48 | Summit “very hard” in Brussels to revive the economy, undermined by the virus
2h | Montrealers are welcome… with their masks
Mayors of remote areas in need of construction workers who start their vacation today to give a little air to their economy, but will redouble their ardour on sanitary measures to not develop new outbreaks.
1h | No tourists in Montreal
The weeks of construction promise to be catastrophic to the hotel montreal, which recorded a decrease in traffic sometimes going up to 100 %, compared to last year, despite steep discounts.