Coronavirus Outbreak: Live Updates and News for Aug. 21, 2020 – Bloomberg
Europe is grappling with a
resurgence of coronavirus infections, with little appetite among top officials to resort to stringent restrictions that helped control the spread earlier this year. Meanwhile, data showed that the euro-area economic recovery has
unexpectedly lost momentum.
The U.K. economy continued its recovery from a record slump, but the news was
clouded by a growing debt burden. In a further blow to the
travel industry, the country’s transport secretary downplayed the bene…