South America

South America

Sat, 30 May 2020 08:55:00 GMT
Prosecutors open investigations into allegations ex president Macri spied on political opponents
Prosecutors in Argentina have opened an investigation into allegations that former president Mauricio Macri spied on political opponents during his four years in office, judicial sources reported on Friday.

Sat, 30 May 2020 08:51:00 GMT
Argentina admits “more favorable” proposals from creditor groups
Argentina received a debt restructuring proposal from two creditor groups a step in the right direction, Economy Minister said on Friday. Nevertheless, it still fell short of what the country needed to strike a deal.

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Brazil's four largest news media outlets said they have withdrawn their reporters from coverage of President Jair Bolsonaro's official residence due to the lack of security to protect them from heckling and abuse by his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...