A vendor selling surgical masks displays a mannequin on a street corner in Manhattan on Friday. Photo: Reuters A vendor selling surgical masks displays a mannequin on a street corner in Manhattan on Friday. Photo: Reuters
A vendor selling surgical masks displays a mannequin on a street corner in Manhattan on Friday. Photo: Reuters

Coronavirus latest: Europe’s death toll surges as world plunges into recession

  • A global economic recession was announced on a day when both Italy and Spain reported their highest daily death tolls yet amid the pandemic
  • US President Donald Trump signed a US$2.2 trillion emergency bill into law and 174 stranded tourists were flown off Mount Everest in Nepal

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A vendor selling surgical masks displays a mannequin on a street corner in Manhattan on Friday. Photo: Reuters A vendor selling surgical masks displays a mannequin on a street corner in Manhattan on Friday. Photo: Reuters
A vendor selling surgical masks displays a mannequin on a street corner in Manhattan on Friday. Photo: Reuters
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