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2022 presidential campaign starts early with vaccine squabbles

Today, we explain why the coronavirus vaccine race has brought the 2022 presidential election forward to 2020. The ghost of hyperinflation haunts Brazil again. And a massive infrastructure gamble by the government.

Brazil’s crazy vaccine race brings presidential election forward

The Brazilian very own vaccine race has officially started, with São Paulo Governor João Doria announcing the start of his state’s Covid-19 immunization plan for January 25. The state is collaborating with Chinese lab Sinovac Biotech to develop the CoronaVac, of which phase 3 clinical trials are expected to be concluded in the coming weeks. By announcing his state’s...

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