Tag Archives: Brazil

Brazil says China ‘not transparent’ on COVID-19 vaccine emergency use

[ad_1] SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazil’s health regulator Anvisa said on Monday China’s health authorities are not transparent in their authorization of COVID-19 vaccines for emergency use, a statement that may further inflame political tension in the South American country. FILE PHOTO: A nurse holds a dose of China’s CoronaVac, …

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Bolsonaro turns to military allies to set Brazil’s coronavirus vaccine policy

[ad_1] By Gabriel Stargardter, Anthony Boadle RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – Brazil’s leader Jair Bolsonaro is moving to assert control of the nation’s independent health regulator, Anvisa, a move some health experts fear will politicize the agency and give the president, one of the world’s most prominent coronavirus skeptics, free …

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China finds coronavirus on frozen meat, packaging from Latin America, New Zealand

[ad_1] BEIJING (Reuters) – The Chinese city of Jinan said over the weekend it had found coronavirus on beef and tripe and their packaging from Brazil, Bolivia and New Zealand, while two other provincial capitals detected it on packaging on pork from Argentina. China is ramping up testing on frozen …

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China finds coronavirus on frozen meat, packaging from Latin America, New Zealand

[ad_1] BEIJING (Reuters) – The Chinese city of Jinan said over the weekend it had found coronavirus on beef and tripe and their packaging from Brazil, Bolivia and New Zealand, while two other provincial capitals detected it on packaging on pork from Argentina. China is ramping up testing on frozen …

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Brazil registers 38,307 new cases of coronavirus

[ad_1] FILE PHOTO: An employee from Sao Paulo state government works near a screen showing World Health Organization (WHO) dashboard about the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak around the world at a ‘Crisis Office’, set up to monitor social isolation and health information in Sao Paulo, Brazil, June 23, 2020. REUTERS/Amanda …

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China finds coronavirus on frozen beef, tripe from various countries

[ad_1] BEIJING (Reuters) – The eastern Chinese city of Jinan said it has found the new coronavirus on beef and tripe, and on packaging for these products, from Brazil, New Zealand and Bolivia as China ramps up testing on frozen foods. FILE PHOTO: A worker cuts up joints of beef …

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Brazil suspends Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine trial due to adverse event

[ad_1] By Eduardo Simões, Roxanne Liu SAO PAULO/BEIJING (Reuters) – Brazil’s health regulator has suspended a clinical trial for China’s Sinovac coronavirus vaccine citing a severe adverse event, surprising the trial organisers who countered there had been a death but it was unrelated to the vaccine. A box of China’s …

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Global coronavirus cases surpass the 40 million milestone

[ad_1] By Shaina Ahluwalia, Roshan Abraham (Reuters) – Worldwide coronavirus cases crossed 40 million on Monday, according to a Reuters tally, as the onset of winter in the northern hemisphere fuelled a resurgence in the spread of the disease. Registered nurse (RN) Amanda Pierce takes a young patient’s nasal swab …

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Global coronavirus cases surpass the 40 million milestone

[ad_1] By Shaina Ahluwalia, Roshan Abraham (Reuters) – Worldwide coronavirus cases crossed 40 million on Monday, according to a Reuters tally, as the onset of winter in the northern hemisphere fuelled a resurgence in the spread of the disease. Registered nurse (RN) Amanda Pierce takes a young patient’s nasal swab …

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