Tag: President of Brazil

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - One month after the enforcement of social isolation as a measure to prevent coronavirus (Covid-19), residential property prices have increased in the country. Data from the FipeZap index show a 0.20 percent increase in...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil currently counts 26,754 deaths and 438,238 confirmed cases of coronavirus. There were a further 26,417 positive tests in 24 hours, a record since the first case. There were 1,156 more Covid-19 victims in...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - World Bank Group President David Malpass said the poverty rate is expected to grow this year for the first time since 1998 as a result of the economic crisis triggered by the coronavirus. At a...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - For the first time since the outbreak of the novel coronavirus pandemic in Brazil, most Brazilian states record over 70 percent of public intensive care beds occupied for the treatment of Covid-19. A survey...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Covid-19 epidemic has further deepened Brazilian inequalities, as shown in the latest technical note from the Center for Health Operations and Intelligence (NOIS). Race is the largest of these. In any cutout employed, the...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On Tuesday, May 26th, Chile's Chamber of Deputies passed a bill to tax the large fortunes - which impacts bankers, speculators and the corporate caste - to finance a new minimum emergency income during...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On Tuesday, May 26th, Bolsonarists were rejoicing. They were celebrating the Federal Police operation, set up by the Office of the Prosecutor General and with the endorsement of the Federal Supreme Court, against a...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - For the Brazilian minimum wage to be maintained, the National Congress must vote on the Provisional Measure (MP) that established the monthly amount at R$1,045 or slightly less than US$200. The MP is effective...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - For the majority of Brazilians (61 percent) who watched the controversial April 22nd cabinet meeting video, President Jair Bolsonaro has used his position to interfere politically with the Federal Police command. On the other hand,...



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