EU prepares Marshall Plan for support of economy dropping due to Covid-19 pandemic.

Charles Michel

Politico

The European Union prepares the plan of economic measures to support the economy, which is in the crisis due to the restrictive measures assumed in Europe due to the Covid-19 pandemic as Politico reported citing President of the European Council Charles Michel.

Michel has already discussed the possible ways of addressing the crisis with the representatives of 27 countries in the European Council. The next step is the discussion of the issue with the leaders of the countries in video-conference mode. Besides, the officials of the European Commission will participate in the conference and will prepare the plan of the economic measures.

Related: Collapse in oil prices + coronavirus: Consequences of global crisis for Ukraine

“We should not expect a sprint, this crisis is going to have an impact on us at short, medium and long term,” Michel concluded.

Earlier, President of the European Central Bank Christine Lagarde is sure that Europe will face severe economic shock comparable with the 2008 financial crisis if the EU countries do not assume urgent measures against the spread of coronavirus.

Ukraine’s Prime Minister Denys Shmygal stated that it is unknown how long the economic crisis will last.

Related news

Inflation rate in Ukraine increases by 0.8 over month. Statistics Service

In general, the prices in Ukraine grew by 0.7 percent since early 2020

Foreign currency shows minor increase in price

On April 10, the official exchange rate of 1 USD will make 27.25 Ukrainian hryvnias; 1 Euro costs 29.63 UAH

1 6

Ukraine to apply special duties on coal imports from Russia.

According to the governmental decree, they will be introduced on April 15

Expensive buckwheat: What foods can go up in price due to coronavirus?.

Due to excessive demand and limited stocks, food prices could become too high in Ukraine, experts say

Fuel consumption in Ukraine to fall by 20-30%.

According to the results of the first quarter of 2020, gasoline and diesel consumption in Ukraine has decreased

By continuing to browse World News (UAZMI), you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Use and agree to the use of cookies