Monthly Archives: June 2020

Gringo View: Thank the Gods for Butterflies

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - (Opinion) No doubt some math geniuses have developed algorithms that accurately demonstrate this theory: the more times one hears...

Health Ministry Records 692 Deaths in 24 Hours; Total Covid-19 Death Toll Now 58,314

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Ministry of Health reported on Monday, June 29th, that 692 deaths and 24,052 new cases of Covid-19 were...

The Most (and Least) Transparent Brazilian States and Capitals in Pandemic Spending

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In any emergency situation, whether natural or public health, international academic literature signals a greater likelihood of increased embezzlement...

São Paulo to Fine People Without Masks R$500 and Businesses R$5,000

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Inspection will be conducted by the state and municipal health surveillance bodies. A decree will be published in the...

University of Wuppertal Does Not Confirm Brazilian Education Minister’s Post-Doctorate

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The new Minister of Education, Carlos Alberto Decotelli, was not awarded a post-doctoral certificate by the University of Wüppertal...

In Chloroquine Brazil, 21 Drugs for Covid-19 Patients in ICUs Are Lacking

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In the same Brazil where a task force was organized to ensure that there was no shortage of chloroquine...

New Influenza Virus with ‘Pandemic Potential’ Found In China

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A new strain of the influenza virus with the potential to cause a pandemic has been identified in China,...

Covid-19 Vaccine Could Be Produced in Rio by December, Says Fiocruz

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Provided everything goes according to plan, the Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (Fiocruz) may start producing the vaccine against Covid-19 in...

Dollar Drops for First Time in Three Trading Sessions, Closes at R$5,425

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On the day economic indicators were released in Brazil, and there was some relief in the international market, the...



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