Whether in Quebec or elsewhere on the planet, the COVID-19 pandemic is changing our lives.
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Here you will find all the news throughout the day related to this crisis that is hitting the population, governments and the economy.
BALANCE SHEET AT 11:06 AM
IN THE WORLD
98,501 cases, including 53,952 in Quebec
8,133 deaths, including 5,222 in Quebec
11:00 am | The Quebec death toll is increased by 27 deaths, including 14 that occurred yesterday, and 128 additional cases, for a total of 5,222 deaths and 53,952 confirmed cases.
The other 13 deaths occurred before June 6.
10:08 am | Restaurants reopening on Monday: everything you need to know
9:32 am | The state of emergency extended until June 19 in Montreal
8:55 am | Spain advances to June 21 the reopening of its borders with the countries of the European Union
This date corresponds to the lifting in Spain of the state of alert, which made it possible in mid-March to impose one of the strictest confinements in the world, and at the end of the cautious deconfinement started in mid-May.
5:40 am | 57 new cases in China, the epidemic focus is growing in Beijing
A new outbreak of contamination has been detected in southern Beijing at the Xinfadi market, which sells meat, fish and vegetables, among other things. A discovery that resulted in the confinement of 11 residential areas in the vicinity.
4:31 | 43,000 spectators and no restrictions in Auckland for a rugby match
Post-coronavirus rugby beats attendance records in New Zealand … More than 43,000 spectators attended without restriction Sunday the Auckland Blues’ victory against the Wellington Hurricanes (30-20), at the legendary Eden Park, as part of the Super Rugby Aotearoa.
4:21 | Relaxed restrictions for weddings and funerals in Ontario
Restrictions on the holding of wedding or funeral ceremonies are now relaxed in Ontario.
4:08 am | Petra, a ghost town: Jordanian tourism hit hard by the pandemic
“It is the first time that I see this place so empty, usually it is filled with thousands of tourists”: guardian of the place, Nayef Hilalat is alone facing the majestic Khazneh, the most famous of the temples of the ancient city of Petra.
Flagship tourist site of Jordan and the Middle East, the city carved out of pink granite some 2,000 years ago by the Nabataeans is deserted by visitors, a consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic.
4:05 am | Concern in Delhi grows over shortage of beds
Ashwani Jain, a 45-year-old New Delhi resident, died of coronavirus in an ambulance. Like an increasing number of patients, he was not admitted to hospital due to lack of beds.
1h00 | Difficult for shops in shopping centers
Merchants in shopping centers admit that profitability is difficult, if not impossible, to achieve, due to a marked decline in ridership despite their reopening two weeks ago.
0:46 | In Central America, the pandemic dries up the remittances of emigrants
Poverty is worsening in the three countries of northern Central America, El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala: because of the crisis caused by the new coronavirus, families no longer receive money from their emigrant relatives, especially in the States United, and on which their survival depends.