Declares

Shanghai declares zero-Covid milestone but residents cast doubt on reopening

Shanghai declares zero-Covid milestone but residents cast doubt on reopening

“Zero-Covid at the community level” means infections are no longer found outside centralized quarantine facilities or neighborhoods under the strictest lockdowns — and is a prerequisite for those measures to be lifted. Zhao Dandan, deputy head of the Shanghai Municipal Health Commission, said at a news conference Tuesday that all 16 districts of the Chinese …

Shanghai declares zero-Covid milestone but residents cast doubt on reopening Read More »

Brazil: Bolsonaro Declares 'War' on State Oil Company

Brazil: Bolsonaro Declares ‘War’ on State Oil Company

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro declared “war” on government oil company Petrobras during a live broadcast online on Thursday evening over what he called “absurd” profits that were tantamount to the “rape” of the Brazilian people. Petrobras is a mostly government-owned oil company with some private shareholders. Out of respect for the latter, Bolsonaro, a conservative, …

Brazil: Bolsonaro Declares ‘War’ on State Oil Company Read More »