Monthly Archives: March 2020

In Europe, Criteria for Calculating Covid-19 Deaths Differ by Country

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Rumors like these have multiplied in recent days on social media: "Germany and the Netherlands are hiding corpses under...

Bolsonaro Considers Dismissing Health Minister at Any Moment

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - President Jair Bolsonaro has been telling his closest aides that he is "fed up with Mandetta,", his Minister of...

Washington Post Publishes Article Advocating Jair Bolsonaro’s Impeachment

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Washington Post, regarded as one of the most prominent publications in the United States, and known for its...

Bolsonaro Says Moro Is Selfish and Does Not Help Government in Coronavirus Crisis

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - President Jair Bolsonaro is annoyed by the Minister of Justice, Sérgio Moro's stance on the coronavirus crisis. Over the...

Twitter, Facebook, Instagram Delete Bolsonaro’s Posts for Violating Rules

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Twitter deleted two posts from President Jair Bolsonaro's official account on Sunday night, March 29th. In place of the...

Bolsonaro Effect: 43 Cities in Paraná to Reopen Trade on Wednesday

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In a videoconference meeting held on Friday, 43 mayors of the Association of Municipalities of Western Paraná (AMOP) unanimously...

Commodities Cannot Rely on China Coming to Their Rescue as in 2008

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - At the peak of the global financial crisis a decade ago, China's massive spending on construction and infrastructure has...

IBOVESPA Rising as Investors Look for Opportunities Following Slump

SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL - The IBOVESPA index rose in the first few deals on Monday, March 30th, following the US futures indices and with...

In Favelas, 96 Percent Believe in Effectiveness of Social Isolation

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Residents of Brazil's peripheries are deeply concerned about the coronavirus and believe that quarantine is the best means to...



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