Spanish government takes emergency measures to tackle the social and economic impact of the COVID-19 outbreak

The Spanish government has approved Royal Decree-law 8/2020 of 17 March 2020, which contains a package of economic, social and other measures intended to minimise the consequences of the crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and the state of emergency in Spain.

Below you will find a brief description on the measures.

Click to read the full briefing note in Spanish and in English