Spanish Cabinet approves decree for ‘new normality’ after coronavirus state of alarm ends

The new rules, which will be in place until the government considers that the coronavirus crisis is over, include the obligatory use of face masks and prevention measures in the workplace


Spain sees rise in air pollution as coronavirus lockdown eases

Although levels remain below average, a spike in nitrogen dioxide has been detected as the country relaxes its confinement measures


Coronavirus confinement measures may have saved 450,000 lives in Spain

New study of 11 European countries concludes that lockdown has had a major effect on reducing transmission of the SARS-CoV-2 virus


Spain’s Balearic Islands to welcome tourists on pilot test from June 15

Some 6,000 German visitors will be allowed to visit the archipelago from next Monday without having to observe the 14-day quarantine, which was introduced in a bid to curb coronavirus contagion


Spain records lowest number of new coronavirus cases since March 5

According to the latest data, just 48 infections were registered in the country, a figure not seen since before the state of alarm was declared


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El Roto cartoon, June 9, 2020