Whether in Québec or elsewhere on the planet, the pandemic COVID-19 plays with the life of the whole world.
You will find here all the news throughout the day, this crisis that hit the population, governments and the economy.
LAST BALANCE sheet | 6h47
: 3 206 333
: 227 958
: 982 818
Affected by the virus
: 51 597, 26 594 in Quebec
: 2996, 1761 in Quebec
All the news from Thursday 30th of April 2020
Duration 7: 40 | COVID-19 : the zoo animals in Indonesia facing hunger.
7h16 | “It’s going to beer to go”: a beer that is 100 % in quebec to help an organization.
6h39 | Iran/virus: the balance sheet exceeds 6000 deaths.
Iran announced on Thursday have officially identified 71 new deaths due to the disease Covid-19 over the last 24 hours, bringing the total balance to 6028 deaths in this country, the most affected of the Near and Middle East by the epidemic.
“The number of deaths from this disease has surpassed 6000 today “, announced the spokesperson of the ministry of Health, Kianouche Jahanpour, when his point-press tv-daily
5: 52 | The israeli Parliament extends the collection of data on citizens.
To READ | Quebec has pre-paid a contractor for 5 million N95 masks that never arrived.
5: 45 am | Spain: the balance sheet of the viruses reverts back to under 300 deaths per day.
Spain has identified 268 deaths of the COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, the balance sheet, the lowest since march 20, bringing the total to 24 543 deaths, according to the ministry of Health.
This country of 47 million inhabitants is the fourth most hit in the world, behind the United States, Italy, and Great Britain. It is also one of the countries where the contagion is highest with a total of 213 435 confirmed cases according to the last count on Thursday, but the department is constantly reviewing this figure.
The balance sheet of daily death, in gradual decline, was back Monday to above 300. The health authorities believe they have crossed the peak of the pandemic on April 2, when they had recorded 950 deaths in 24 hours.
5h01 | euro Area: GDP decline of 3.8% in the first quarter and unemployment rising slightly in march to 7.4%.
4h34 | Russia crosses the bar of the 1000 dead, over 100 000 cases reported.
3h55 | Germany-a leap of 13.2% in the number of unemployed in April because of the sars coronavirus.
A time of 3.17 | South Korea: for the first time, no new cases of coronavirus recorded.
South Korea on Thursday announced to have recorded no new cases of transmission of the novel coronavirus, for the first time since the disease emerged in the country there are more than 70 days.
3h01 | the Spanish GDP falls by 5.2% in the first quarter.
1h30 | France: gross domestic product (GDP) fell by 5.8% in the first quarter.
1h01 | Greta Thunberg adds the fight against the pandemic in its fight for the climate.
The militant Swedish against the global warming Greta Thunberg has put her celebrity at the service of Unicef to protect children against the pandemic COVID-19, offering him $ 100,000, according to a release Thursday from the united nations agency.
0h46 | beyond the virus, the spectrum of alcohol hovers on the Russians confined.