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O Ministério da Saúde recebeu neste sábado (1º), 220 mil doses da vacina Oxford/AstraZeneca do consórcio Covax Facilit no aeroporto de Guarulhos em São Paulo.
Politics

COVID-19: donation of vaccines to other countries authorized

The expenses incurred in transportation will be borne by the recipient country, or by budget allocations from the Brazilian government or other collaborators.

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Economy

Economy Ministry maintains GDP forecast at 1.5%

The IPCA should end 2023 at 3.6 percent (the March forecast was an increase of 3.25 percent); and the INPC at 3.7 percent (3.5 percent was the estimate in March).

Economy

Brazil's 2022 coffee crop may reach 53.4 mi sacks

Volume represents an increase of around 5.7 million bags compared to the previous cycle, estimates the National Supply Company (Conab).

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Economy

Ford to sell its plant in Taubaté, São Paulo

A contract was signed with firm São José Desenvolvimento Imobiliário. The deal should be finalized following the approval of the Administrative Council for Economic Defense (CADE).

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Politics

Bolsonaro sanctions permanent BRL 400 monthly allowance

The government’s original bill stipulated the amount would be valid only until the end of this year. In a vote on May 4, lawmakers decided to add a complement to the previous BRL 224 voucher.

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Justice

In Brazil, 183 victims of child sexual exploitation rescued

Efforts mobilized federal security bodies such as the Federal Highway Police and the Federal Police, in addition to civil and military police from all 27 states.

Frente fria chega ao Rio trazendo ressaca, chuva e baixas temperaturas.
General

Temperature drops in Rio de Janeiro and draws near 0º Celsius

Heavy wind gusts are expected this afternoon (May 19) and tomorrow morning (May 20). The Brazilian Navy issued an alert warning about expected high waves.