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Uncertainty as Spain Puts Virus Death Toll 'on Hold'

For days now, Spain's daily coronavirus death toll has been on hold, generating widespread uncertainty about the real state of the epidemic that has claimed more than 27,000 lives.

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Spain Unveils 14-Day Quarantine for Arrivals

People arriving in Spain will face a mandatory 14-day quarantine to slow the spread of the coronavirus, the government announced on Tuesday. 

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Spain Counts 331 New Virus Deaths in 24 Hours

Spain on Monday counted another 331 new virus deaths, with the overnight toll rising by several dozen from its lowest level in more than a month.

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Why Has Spain Been Hit so Hard by the Coronavirus Pandemic?

In Spain, one of the hardest-hit countries in the pandemic, the coronavirus spread quickly and widely without being detected, especially among the elderly, experts told AFP.

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Spain Sees Slight Hike in Daily Virus Toll with 430 Deaths

Spain saw a slight increase in the daily death toll from novel coronavirus on Tuesday, with 430 people dying in the past 24 hours, health ministry data showed. 

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Spain's Daily Virus Death Toll Drops under 400

Spain said 399 people died of COVID-19 over the past 24 hours in what was the lowest daily number of deaths in four weeks, the government said on Monday.

The latest figures, which showed a slight drop from Sunday when 410 people died, brought further relief to a country which has suffered the third-highest number of virus deaths in the world after the United States and Italy. 

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Spain Economy to Shrink by Up to 13.6% in 2020, Says Bank of Spain

Spain's economy is likely to crash by between 6.6 percent and 13.6 percent in 2020 as a result of the deadly coronavirus pandemic, the Bank of Spain warned on Monday. 

The estimated contraction would be "unprecedented in recent history" even if the figures were subject to "huge uncertainty" depending on how long the current lockdown lasts, the central bank said in a statement. 

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Spain Reports More than 20,000 Coronavirus Deaths

The death toll from the coronavirus in Spain, one of the countries hardest hit by the pandemic, moved past 20,000 on Saturday, the health ministry said.

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Spain Coronavirus Death Toll nears 19,500

Spain's death toll increased to nearly 19,500, government figures showed on Friday. 

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Cautious Hope for Pandemic Peak as Spain Readies to Reopen Some Factories

The death toll from the coronavirus pandemic has slowed in some of the worst-hit countries, with Spain readying Monday to reopen parts of its economy as governments grapple with a once-in-a-century recession.

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