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A customer in a restaurant about to eat a chicory salad (by Ferran Queralt)

31 May 2020 12:28 PM

Q&A: Bars, restaurants, masks and museums, how will the lockdown exit plan work?

The Catalan News guide to what you can do, where you can go, and when

People queuing at a tobacconists on the French-Spanish border during lockdown, March 17, 2020 (by Aleix Freixas)

31 May 2020 12:17 PM

Tobacco use in Catalonia drops almost 2% in 2019

Smoking is estimated to cause 9,030 deaths a year, accounting for one in six fatalities 

Coronavirus cases in Catalonia have been on the rise

31 May 2020 12:01 PM

Coronavirus in Catalonia: daily figures explained in graphs

See how outbreak has evolved since February 25

Seasonal workers sleeping outside a building in the center of Lleida (courtesy of Som Veïns)

30 May 2020 05:43 PM

Activist denounces racism of Lleida hotels and landlords refusing to lodge seasonal workers

200 fruit pickers are sleeping rough despite AS Monaco player's offer to pay for their stay in advance

Workers give their views on the Nissan factory closures

29 May 2020 01:10 PM

Nissan protests continue as government says plants cannot be nationalized

Workers demonstrate at four of the brand's main dealerships in Catalonia

Map of Catalan municipalities by lockdown de-escalation phase from June 1 (by Guifré Jordan)

29 May 2020 11:03 AM

What will be allowed from Monday in Phases 1 and 2?

Travel between Barcelona city and the wider metropolitan area to be permitted

Salvador Illa, Spanish health minister, speaking in a press conference in March, 2020 (by Andrea Zamorano)

28 May 2020 07:57 PM

Barcelona and metropolitan area merged into one health region

Residents will be able to move within region while Lleida stays in Phase 1 while Girona, Central Catalonia, Alt Penedès and Garraf enter Phase 2

Do healthcare professionals feel their work is valued?

27 May 2020 09:54 PM

Do healthcare professionals feel their work is valued?

Health system workers speak to Catalan News about society’s views on their efforts
A woman working from home (by Marta Casado Pla)

27 May 2020 06:08 PM

Over 900 new cases of gender-based violence during lockdown according to authorities

Public health crisis could result in 50-year setback for equality
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