RIO DE JANEIRO Brazil could begin full production of AstraZeneca Plc's COVID-19 vaccine by July if regulators allow, an official at biomedical center Fiocruz said, moving up by 100 days the timeline to produce shots without imported ingredients.
SAO PAULO/RIO DE JANEIRO, Oct 15 The size of the
cattle herd in Brazil, the world's largest beef exporter, grew
for the first time in three years in 2019, according to data
released on Thursday by the government's bureau of statistics
SAO PAULO/RIO DE JANEIRO Brazilian shoppers lined up for hours and crowded into malls as they reopened on Thursday in the country's two largest cities, epicenter of a still surging coronavirus epidemic in the South American nation.
RIO DE JANEIRO LATAM Airlines Group's U.S. bankruptcy filing this week will delay its potential bailout in Brazil to at least July and also push back aid to its rivals at least through the end of June, two sources said on Thursday.
RIO DE JANEIRO, Dec 18 Brazil's state
development bank BNDES forecasts profits of 6.6 billion reais to
8.6 billion reais ($1.57 billion-$2.05 billion) in 2022, with an
overall credit portfolio of 421 billion reais to 490 billion
reais, according to a presentation on Wednesday.
RIO DE JANEIRO At least 10 people died when a fire ripped through a hospital in Rio de Janeiro on Thursday evening, firefighters said. | Video
RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug 28 Brazil's BNDES national
development bank will return 126 billion reais ($30 billion) to
the Treasury this year and look at other ways of replenishing
government coffers, BNDES president Gustavo Montezano said on
Wednesday, after the state bank announced a sharp rise in net
RIO DE JANEIRO/BRASILIA Two former police officers were arrested on Tuesday on charges they killed a local councilwoman and her driver, Rio de Janeiro prosecutors said, claiming a breakthrough in a crime that sent shock waves through Brazil, a country numbed by rising violence.
RIO DE JANEIRO A ticket touting ring uncovered at the Rio Games had operated for around 8 years and was preparing for other Olympic events such as the 2020 Tokyo Summer Games, two Rio de Janeiro police sources said on Wednesday.
RIO DE JANEIRO U.S. swimmer Ryan Lochte landed a new endorsement deal on Thursday days after losing all his major sponsors even as the fallout from the Rio Olympics continued as Brazilian police recommended he be charged with falsely reporting a crime.