March 16, 2020 / 7:30 PM / 18 days ago

EU agrees fiscal boost against virus worth 1% of GDP - EU official

BRUSSELS, March 16 (Reuters) - European Union finance ministers agreed on Monday coordinated fiscal measures worth 1% of gross domestic product to fight the economic crisis caused by the coronavirus epidemic, an EU official said.

The agreement was reached during a videoconference. (Reporting by Francesco Guarascio @fraguarascio)

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