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Pandemic will weigh on green bond issuance this year
Vaccine nationalism could prolong pandemic
An effective COVID-19 vaccine is considered to be the only economically and humanely acceptable exit strategy for this pandemic. However, never before has a vaccine been produced in the timescale now required.
COVID-19 cases are likely to surge in winter
Are COVID19 cases likely to surge during winter? Find out in this Expert Briefing by Oxford Analytica.
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Available second-quarter data indicate a shallower recession in most of the eleven eastern EU member states (EU-11) than the rest of the EU in January-June. This may be due to a strong start in January-February, followed by strict but shorter lockdowns and macroeconomic measures introduced to smooth the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact.
The leading theory suggests an accidental cause. The blast has caused massive devastation and put extreme pressure on struggling healthcare facilities. Lebanon was already facing a deep economic and political crisis.
Issuance in March saw the largest drop in the first six months of this year due to the pandemic .
The green bond market segment saw a major drop in the first half of 2020 due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on economies and capital markets. The downturn came after a strong 2019 when there was a record issuance of green bonds.
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