BrazilSociety

Pandemic lays bare inequalities in Brazil's schools

The 13-year-old boy selling mangos at the market in Rio de Janeiro was the same age as Vanessa Cavalieri’s daughter, studying in the same grade at school. But while her daughter was home taking classes online, the boy’s schooling was interrupted by the…
BrazilChina

How Brazil is helping China in the race for the vaccine

China chose Brazil as one of the partners in the production of the vaccine. But why? BandNews TV had exclusive access to the facilities of the Chinese Sinovac / BioNTech laboratory, which is leading the race for a coronavirus vaccine. The pharmaceutical company produces…
BrazilSociety

70% of homicides in Brazil remain unresolved in court

The survey was released at the end of Sunday night by Globo’s Fantástico program, and indicated that about 70% of homicides are not solved in the South American country, with the guilty ones remaining unpunished The non-governmental organization (NGO) Instituto Sou…
BrazilSociety

Children should stay at the end of the Covid-19 vaccine line

When a safe and effective vaccine against Covid-19 is available to the population, it is likely that only adults will be immunized first. Children, the lowest risk group for the new coronavirus, recently entered specific clinical tests – of the four authorized by the…
BrazilEconomy

Petrobras is selling two deep-water oil fields

Petrobras started today (25) the process of selling two oil fields located in deep waters of the Campos Basin. The state’s participation in the Albacora and Albacora Leste concessions is offered. In Albacora, a field that produced in August this year, an average of…