► The Belgian health check established Monday: 250 new cases were reported, 27 people were hospitalized and 32 new deaths are to be deplored.
► Minister of Employment Nathalie Muylle (CD&V) proposes to extend temporary unemployment as a consequence of the coronavirus health crisis until the end of August. The temporary unemployment system cost 1.3 billion euros in March and April, while projections estimated this cost at 3 billion euros.
► Brussels Airlines, which will resume some of its commercial flights from June 15, will offer an adapted and reduced program for this summer. Details of planned flights.
► Restoring social distancing and the measures put in place during the confinement period that we have known in Belgium would be the only means of breaking the chains of transmission of the Sars-Cov-2 in the event of a new wave, if screening and tracing are not enough, said Yves Van Laethem, inter-federal spokesperson Covid-19. However, it is not certain that these measures will be applied in the same way, given the knowledge and techniques currently available to us.
► Ryanair wants to part with 30 cabin crew in Belgium as part of the 3,000 job cuts announced at the start of the month. The wages of the other Belgian workers of the Irish company will be cut down by 10%, to which the unions reply: “This is not how it works in Belgium”. More info: Ryanair wants to degrease in Belgium, but… without a Renault procedure?
► Spain to lift quarantine measures imposed on travelers from July 1 coming from other countries to fight against the epidemic of new coronavirus, indicates the government, anxious to revive the tourism sector.
► The terraces will be able to reopen from wednesday in Luxembourg, cafes, restaurants and cinemas, from Friday, Luxembourg Prime Minister Xavier Bettel said on Monday at a press conference. These openings are of course conditioned on compliance with barrier gestures (wearing a mask and social distance).
► The World Health Organization (WHO) announced Monday have “temporarily” suspended clinical trials with hydroxychloroquine that it carries out with its partners in several countries, as a precautionary measure.
► The Ministers of Education of the three Communities examine with the federal experts in charge of deconfinement (GEES) the possibility of easing the rules on health distancing at school, said Flemish Minister Ben Weyts on Monday.