Finance minister tests positive for coronavirus after meeting top EU officials

By TPN/Lusa, in News · 18-01-2021 18:00:00 · 0 Comments

Prime Minister António Costa was also at the meeting, as were several other ministers and secretaries of state.

Finance Minister João Leão has tested positive for the coronavirus, his office said on Saturday, a day after he took part in an in-person meeting in Lisbon with top EU officials including Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen. The minister has so far shown no symptoms and will continue to work from home during a period of self-isolation. Reuters

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