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As Europe Shuts Down, Britain Takes a Different, and Contentious, Approach

As Europe Shuts Down, Britain Takes a Different, and Contentious, Approach

LONDON — Prime Minister Boris Johnson of Britain once said his political hero was the mayor in the film “Jaws,” praising him for defying mass hysteria to keep the beaches open after a constituent is eaten by a shark. As the coronavirus now stampedes across Britain and much of the …

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Britain 30 billion pound stimulus to tackle coronavirus slowdown

UK Pledges $39 Billion to Protect Economy From Coronavirus

Finance Minister Rishi Sunak unveiled a 30 billion pound ($39 billion) economic stimulus plan Britain unveiled a 30 billion pound ($39 billion) economic stimulus plan on Wednesday to tackle the risk of a coronavirus recession, just hours after the Bank of England slashed interest rates in a double-barrelled response to …

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