The European Union intends to relax restrictions partially and slowly and to increase the number of visits to its Member States from 1 January 2007. July. Since mid-March, the number of non-essential journeys has been limited to 15. In June the travel restrictions will be in force. After months of interruption, Europe is now trying to get its domestic economy back on track with the start of the tourist season in summer, while protecting itself from a second wave of contagion. For the rest of the news in five minutes, here’s the Light Mint.

The world economy will fall by 6%: OECD

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The OECD predicts a global economic slowdown of 6% this year, which is higher than the World Bank’s estimate earlier this week. This is the case if the virus continues to deteriorate.

The COWID 19 pandemic has led to a fragmentation of the global economy, according to the OECD in Paris. She said that extreme insecurity and unprecedented loss of income will impact businesses and the most vulnerable segments of the population, prompting governments to take emergency measures to protect people. The OECD predicts a global economic slowdown of 6% this year, which is higher than the World Bank’s estimate earlier this week. This is the case if the virus continues to deteriorate. In case of a second wave of contamination, this could mean a decrease of 7.6%. He stressed the increasing disruption caused by the virus, including in the social and health systems, and the ability of governments to respond to it. The blocks have increased inequalities between workers, with younger and lower-skilled workers in the front line. By the end of 2021, the loss of revenue that will surpass all previous non-war recessions of the past 100 years will be projected. Covid-19 has accelerated the transition from high integration to high fragmentation, he said.

The fire in Assam threatens lives, wetlands.

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Environmentalists expressed concern about the consequences, as the well is located about 1 km from the Maguri Motapung marshland and 2.5 km from the Dibru Saikhov national park.

Two firefighters were killed and more than 3,000 people were evacuated from the gas well fire in Tinsukiyah District, Assam State. The borehole caught fire Tuesday afternoon, about two weeks after the gas leak started. Since the 27th. The workers may have tried to block the well, but now the OIL says it can take at least four weeks to fight the fire. Four people were injured and about 30 houses were damaged. Environmentalists have expressed concern about the effects of the well, as it is located approximately 1 km from the Maguri Motapung marshland and 2,5 km from the Dibru Saikhov national park. The peripheral fire was brought under control, but it spread due to the presence of natural gas condensates, according to an OIL employee in Al Jazeera. Last month, OIL received permission from the center to drill and test hydrocarbons at seven sites under Dibru-Saikhova National Park, where residents and activists are protesting, Monabai said.

Covid-19 puts women to work.

The blockade has been lifted, but its effect on the employment of women and disadvantaged castes is stronger than for others. Ashwini Despande of Ashoka University, using data from the Indian Economic Observatory, found that 100 million men lost their jobs compared to 17 million women, but that by April 2020 39% of women were unemployed compared to 29% of men. The reason is that more men than women get paid work. This trend can be observed worldwide: 70% of the 44 million jobs likely to be lost by Kovid-19 are in the hands of women. In the United States, more women than men lost their jobs between February and May – 11.5 million to 9 million men. Hotels and restaurants, education, health care and trade, which employ 47 percent of women, accounted for 59 percent of the total number of jobs lost in the non-agricultural sector between February and May.

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Women suffer more from losing their jobs than men.

34 years later, Sweden closes the case.

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Over the years, more than 100 people have confessed to the murder, but the investigation has come to nothing.

Sweden completed the investigation into the murder of former Prime Minister Olof Palme in 1986, 34 years later. Palme was shot in Stockholm on her way home with her wife and son. The killer disappeared and set in motion a manhunt and conspiracy theories involving everyone from the CIA to the Kurdish separatists, even linked to the discovery of corruption in the Beaufort affair in India. At a press conference on Wednesday, officials said the killer was Stig Engstrom, a graphic artist, army veteran and political critic of Palme, who committed suicide in 2000. Palme was a social democrat who laid the foundation for the Swedish welfare state. Over the years, more than 100 people have confessed to the murder, but the investigation has come to nothing. The assassination of Palme is seen as a defining moment in a nation that considers itself an open and peaceful society.

Summary of the work of Notre Dame

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Teams hanging in the air from ropes at a height of 40 to 50 metres cut the scaffolding into pieces using an electric saw.

Work is underway to remove the molten wood from Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral. Most of the 850 year old cathedral, including the spire, was surrounded by scaffolding when it was repaired when a major fire broke out last April. During the fire, the towers collapsed and the scaffolding of 50,000 pipes became entangled, melted and attached to the building. This week the workers started cutting 20 tons of metal. For this purpose they built another complex and gigantic scaffolding above the damaged cathedral. Teams hanging in the air from ropes at a height of 40 to 50 metres cut the scaffolding into pieces using an electric saw. According to officials, this is one of the most risky operations in the collection process. This process can damage the limestone walls supporting the ceiling safes. The operation is expected to last four months, after which reconstruction and redevelopment can begin.

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