A woman, wearing a face mask, checks her mobile phone as she waits to cross a street in Beijing on Wednesday. Agence France-Presse
Coronavirus cases are still rising in India, though slowly. The rigorous lockdown imposed at the end of March appears to have slowed down its spread.
The brutal economic impact of the coronavirus deepened on Wednesday with dire news from the United States and Germany, increasing pressure worldwide to ease lockdowns and reduce the cost of the pandemic.
"While uncertainty remains high, the near-term economic impact of COVID-19 is expected to be significant, giving rise to large fiscal and external financing needs," the international lender said in a statement.
The contraction, triggered by one of Europe's strictest coronavirus lockdowns, was worse than the 16.6% expected by analysts. It came after a 5.2% drop in the first quarter, dragging Spain into its steepest recession ever, at a record pace.
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