aid package

French PM announces 18bln-euro rescue plan for tourism sector

France — Link

French Prime Minister Édouard Philippe on Thursday presented an 18-billion-euro package to help the country's tourist industry weather the coronavirus crisis, including cash investments and deferred loan payments, while also announcing that restaurants and bars in regions less affected by the epidemic could re-openshortly before the summer, conditional to no upsurge of cases, when French tourists would be able to holiday in the country.

Greece aid package boosts stock markets

International — Link

Stock markets in Europe and Asia rose after eurozone agreement designed to resolve the Greek debt crisis, with Paris up by more than 1%.