Sat, 30 May 2020 08:49:00 GMT
Sao Paulo City will gradually lift lockdown beginning Monday June first
Despite a record number of new coronavirus cases reported in Brazil this week, Sao Paulo –the largest city in South America and home to Brazil's financial hub– will allow shops and malls to reopen after two months of loosel...

Sat, 30 May 2020 08:48:00 GMT
Brazil surpasses Spain and becomes fifth highest in number of virus fatalities
Brazil on Friday reached 27,878 coronavirus deaths, official figures showed, surpassing the toll of hard-hit Spain and making it the country with the fifth-highest number of fatalities. The epicenter of the South American coron...

Sat, 30 May 2020 08:43:00 GMT
Brazilian reporters withdraw from presidential palace coverage because of attacks by Bolsonaro followers
Brazil's four largest news media outlets said they have withdrawn their reporters from coverage of President Jair Bolsonaro's official residence due to the lack of security to protect them from heckling and abuse by his support...

Sat, 30 May 2020 08:38:00 GMT
Boeing dumped Embraer but the Brazilian plane maker has suitors from China, Russia and India
Aircraft makers are circling Brazil’s Embraer weeks after Boeing ditched plans for a historic commercial aviation tie-up, people familiar with the matter said. Boeing axed plans to buy 80% of Embraer’s commercial unit in Ap...

Fri, 29 May 2020 08:51:00 GMT
Furious Bolsonaro slams the Supreme Court for investigating his supporters
President Jair Bolsonaro slammed Brazil's Supreme Court on Thursday for investigating an alleged disinformation and intimidation campaign involving his supporters, as a political crisis mushroomed amid the country's acceleratin...