Tag: Fires Pantanal

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Between January and August of this year, 700,000 hectares (around 2,700 square miles) of the biome were destroyed by fires. This number is the same as the total in 2013 and 2015, and higher...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On Monday, November 9th, Mercado Libre, the largest e-commerce and financial services technology group in Latin America, was granted authorization by the Central Bank (BC) to operate as a financial institution, according to a...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil’s health regulator ANVISA has suspended a clinical trial for China’s Sinovac coronavirus vaccine citing a severe adverse event, surprising the trial organisers who countered there had been a death but it was unrelated...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - U.S. President-elect Joe Biden announced on Monday, November 9th, the members of his task force to fight the coronavirus in the country. Among the professionals appointed is the Brazilian doctor Luciana Borio, specialist in...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The latest opinion polls have confirmed that the state is the main focus of rejection of Bolsonarism in the country. Half of Bahians consider the President's management bad or terrible. In the capital Salvador,...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - With no power, residents of Amapá's cities face rubber bullets and stun bombs. A wave of uprisings over the 6th day of blackout occurred in the peripheries. On Sunday, November 8th, the federal government said...
SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL - São Paulo Governor João Doria announced yesterday, November 9th, that the first 120,000 doses of the Coronavac vaccine will reach the state on November 20th. According to the governor, a total of six million doses...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In a live stream from an Itaú Bank event, Vice-President Hamilton Mourão said on Monday, November 9th, that Brazil "never left the first wave" of Covid-19 and stressed that caution is needed with a...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Central Bank President Roberto Campos Neto said on Monday, November 9th, that the labor market will not rebound as fast as economic activity after the novel coronavirus pandemic. The monetary authority head said in a...



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