Medio Ambiente Reuters Politica Latinoamericana Eduardo Simões

Doria prorroga quarentena do coronavírus em SP até 22 de abril

13:25 - O decreto de quarentena para conter a disseminação do coronavírus no Estado de São Paulo, que mantém fechado estabelecimentos comerciais não essenciais, será prorrogado até 22 de abril, anunciou nesta segunda-feira o governador João Doria (PSDB).
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Argentina plans payment freeze on up to $10 billion in local-law dollar debt

Argentina plans to postpone payments on up to $10 billion of dollar debt that was issued under local law until the end of the year, the government said in a decree late on Sunday, in a bid to relieve pressure over looming foreign currency payments.
Política Reuters Política Económica Allison Martell

Canada blasts U.S. blockage of 3M mask export as new coronavirus cases set to soar

03/04 - 15:25 - Canadian officials on Friday blasted a move by President Donald Trump to block 3M Co’s export of respirators as coronavirus cases were projected to soar in the country’s most populous region.
Política Reuters Salud Geert De Clercq

French coronavirus cases jump above China's after including nursing home tally

03/04 - 19:21 - The number of people who have died from the COVID-19 illness in France jumped by 61% to 6,507 over two days after data from nursing homes were included, and confirmed cases jumped by 44% to 82,165, the health ministry reported on Friday, making France the fifth country to report more cases than China.
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Turkey imposes curfew on youth, shuts borders of 31 cities: Erdogan

03/04 - 15:27 - Turkey imposed a partial curfew on citizens under the age of 20 effective from midnight on Friday as part of measures against the coronavirus outbreak, President Tayyip Erdogan said.
Economía Reuters Agronegocios P.J. Huffstutter

Farm Bureau tells USDA U.S. farmers need help immediately

03/04 - 20:12 - U.S. farmers need immediate financial help as the coronavirus continues to roil the nation’s food supply chain, the American Farm Bureau Federation said on Friday, urging the Agriculture Department to make special direct payments to dairy and cotton producers, livestock farmers and cattle ranchers, among others.
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Argentine grains export bottlenecks start to clear, pandemic uncertainty persists

18:41 - Bottlenecks recently hobbling Argentine agricultural exports started to clear on Friday, despite measures by some mayors defying an order exempting overland freight and other trade activities from a nationwide lockdown to slow the coronavirus.
Economía Reuters Economía Internacional Cate Cadell

With over a million coronavirus cases, economic freefall looms

16:58 - Global cases of the new coronavirus have shot past 1 million with more than 53,000 fatalities, a Reuters tally showed on Friday, as death tolls soared in the United States and western Europe while the world economy nosedived.
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UK PM Johnson stays in isolation as Queen prepares to address the nation

16:05 - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday he was remaining in isolation with mild symptoms of COVID-19, including a raised temperature, seven days after he first tested positive for the new coronavirus which causes the respiratory disease.
Economía Reuters Economía Internacional Rajendra Jadhav

Coronavirus upends global food supply chains in latest economic shock

15:29 - In the fertile Satara district in western India, farmers are putting their cattle on an unorthodox diet: Some feed iceberg lettuce to buffalo. Others feed strawberries to cows.
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Trump, Macron weigh U.N. leaders' meeting on coronavirus: White House

14:27 - U.S. President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday discussed convening the five permanent members of the U.N. Security Council to discuss increasing United Nations cooperation on fighting the coronavirus, the White House said.
Economía Reuters Sector aeronáutico Tracy Rucinski

U.S. airlines apply for U.S. payroll grants for crisis help

12:05 - Major U.S. airlines applied on Friday for payroll grants from the U.S. Treasury meant to keep workers employed while airlines ride out their toughest crisis in history due to the coronavirus, though some warned the funds are “not enough.”
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Exclusive: Argentina beef shipments to EU, China stall amid virus

Shipments of beef from Argentina’s famed cattle ranches to the European Union have plunged to almost zero amid the global coronavirus outbreak, while sales to top buyer China have tumbled from last year’s levels, industry officials told Reuters.
Política Reuters Salud Roxanne Liu

China clamps down on coronavirus test kit exports after accuracy questioned

01/04 - 14:49 - Beijing is stepping up its oversight of exports of coronavirus test kits after several European countries complained about the accuracy of some Chinese-made tests.
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'Thank you China!!!' Mexico grateful for coronavirus medical supplies

17:52 - Mexico’s top diplomat thanked two Chinese charities for donating medical supplies to help stem the coronavirus outbreak in an online message that went viral.
Política Reuters Política Internacional Yun Chee

EU industry chief sees no quid pro quo in Chinese firms' 'mask diplomacy'

14:07 - EU industry chief Thierry Breton says he does not see any ulterior motive behind Huawei [HWT.UL] and other Chinese companies’ donations of face masks to the bloc and that solidarity is the best way to tackle the global coronavirus outbreak.
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Argentina to continue talks with creditors after missing deadline: economy minister

Argentina will continue talks this week and next with creditors over restructuring its $83 billion in foreign debt, Economy Minister Martin Guzman said on Tuesday, after the South American country missed the March 31 deadline it had set previously.
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G20 coronavirus plan focuses on poorer countries' debt problems

The Group of 20 major economies said on Tuesday that they would present a coronavirus action plan in two weeks to address the debt vulnerabilities of the poorest countries and deliver financial aid to emerging economies.
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Argentina extends coronavirus quarantine until mid April

Argentina’s President Alberto Fernandez said on Sunday that the country would extend a mandatory nationwide quarantine period until the middle of April in a bid to slow the spread of the coronavirus that has killed over 30,000 people worldwide.
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Rusia dice que sanciones de EEUU a Venezuela son "instrumento de genocidio" en medio de pandemia

16:39 - Rusia dijo el viernes que los cargos de “narcoterrorismo” de Estados Unidos contra el presidente venezolano, Nicolás Maduro, son absurdos, y agregó que las sanciones a Caracas podrían convertirse en “un instrumento de genocidio” en medio del brote de coronavirus. es un sitio web oficial del Gobierno Argentino