EU must stand strong in fight against coronavirus, says Portugal's PM

in News · 09-07-2020 10:00:00 · 0 Comments

Portugal’s Prime Minister Antonio Costa said it is essential the European Union stands strong in its fight against the coronavirus outbreak and its impact on the bloc’s economy.

EU leaders still have to agree on the makeup of any recovery package, and a meeting on the recovery fund and the next joint EU budget will take place in Brussels on July 17 and 18.

Significant differences among member states remain on key issues, including whether the recovery fund will be based on loans or outright grants to those in need.


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