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Mar 31, 2020
The first Covid-19 death in the state of Rio de Janeiro was 63-year-old Cleonice Gonçalves, a maid who worked for a wealthy family in the upmarket Rio neighborhood of...

Brazil DailyMar 31, 2020

For how long can Brazilian small companies hold out against Covid-19?

The difficult scenario for small and medium-sized...

OpinionMar 30, 2020

How the coronavirus changes Brazilian politics. And how it does not

Bolsonaro's handling of the Covid-19 crisis may alienate parts...

CoronavirusMar 30, 2020

Brazil’s fund industry surviving the Covid-19 crisis

Despite the stock market plummeting, investment funds...
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Brazil Weekly Mar 30, 2020

Can Brazil’s elections go ahead in 2020?

This week: How the 2020 elections may...
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Low testing casts doubt over Covid-19 reality in Brazil

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Tech Mar 28, 2020

Brazil quietly passes new 5G regulations

While everyone is worried about the Covid-19...
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Society Mar 28, 2020

Numbers of the week: Mar. 28, 2019

Covid-19, President Bolsonaro’s statements, the government’s reaction,...
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Tech Mar 27, 2020

Tech Roundup, Mar. 27, 2019 | Brazilians turn to AI against Covid-19

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Indigenous communities at risk of "genocide" with Covid-19 outbreak

Environment Mar 27, 2020

Indigenous communities at risk of “genocide” with Covid-19 outbreak

Though cases of coronavirus have yet to...

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For how long can Brazilian small companies hold out against Covid-19?

Brazil Daily Mar 31, 2020

The difficult scenario for small and medium-sized companies. The decision to suspend employment data. And the possible use of national security forces to avoid unrest
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Brazil WeeklyMar 30, 2020

Can Brazil’s elections go ahead in 2020?

This week: How the 2020 elections may...
Brazil to pay emergency salary to informal workers

Brazil DailyMar 27, 2020

Brazil to pay emergency salary to informal workers

The relief package passed to help informal...
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Brazil DailyMar 26, 2020

Bolsonaro and governors on a collision course

The disputes between Jair Bolsonaro and state...
How much is Brazil actually spending against Covid-19?

Brazil DailyMar 25, 2020

Brazil lagging behind in anti-Covid-19 measures

The government's efforts for economic relief against...

Brazil DailyMar 24, 2020

Sources: Political leaders negotiate Bolsonaro’s impeachment

An exclusive report detailing impeachment talks in...

Brazil WeeklyMar 23, 2020

Covid-19 reaches the favela, where social isolation is nearly impossible

How the coronavirus chips away at Bolsonaro's...

Brazil DailyMar 20, 2020

Brazil is closed for 30 days

Brazil's decision to close its borders. How...
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    Mar 26, 2020
    Brazil is in its second week of social isolation due to the Covid-19 pandemic, so far recording 62 deaths and almost 2,500 infections. Some states have already put their...
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    CoronavirusMar 25, 2020

    Between a rock and a hard place, Bolsonaro favors economy over health

    While the World Health Organization pleads for...

    CoronavirusMar 20, 2020

    Will the coronavirus be Jair Bolsonaro’s kryptonite?

    Under strict lockdown measures, citizens in several parts of...

    CoronavirusMar 17, 2020

    Brazil’s coronavirus deniers in positions of power

    Beyond President Jair Bolsonaro himself, leaders of...
    Covid-19 forces Brazil's Congress into de facto recess

    Coronavirus Mar 16, 2020

    Covid-19 forces Brazil’s Congress into de facto recess

    Fears of transmission have led lawmakers to...
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    Coronavirus Mar 14, 2020

    Covid-19 crisis chips away at Paulo Guedes’ image

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    Power Mar 14, 2020

    Two years after Marielle Franco’s murder, her struggle lives on through her family

    Anielle Franco, head of the Marielle Franco...

    BUSINESS

    Mar 30, 2020
    Despite the stock market plummeting, investment funds in Brazil have actually grown during the Covid-19 crisis
    Brazil’s fund industry surviving the Covid-19 crisis

    BusinessMar 26, 2020

    Brazil’s energy consumption drops as states go in quarantine

    As Brazil's in-person economy takes a halt,...

    CoronavirusMar 25, 2020

    Brazil’s internet can handle the Covid-19 crisis, say officials

    With the uptick of people using streaming services during...

    CoronavirusMar 23, 2020

    Bolsonaro’s new decree comes in for criticism

    The decree foresees suspending workers for four...

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