COVID-19 incidents increased again yesterday. Most of the cases came from France, Italy and the Czech Republic.
Perhaps, this growth is a sign for a new pandemic wave. Fortunately, vaccines against the virus are already available, albeit insufficient at the moment. So far, only US and Britain are making every effort to accelerate vaccination. But in case this is indeed a new pandemic wave, governments and citizens will surely change their attitude towards vaccination.
EUR/USD: Euro traded downwards amid optimism brought by Jerome Powell's congressional speech.
Now, the euro seems to be ready for a new wave of growth.
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A report on US employment will be released today at 13:30 GMT.