• The Latest: Brazilian president ignores calls for lockdown

    7 days ago - By Stl Today

    RIO DE JANEIRO - Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro says there will be “no national lockdown,” ignoring growing calls from health experts a day after the nation saw its highest number of COVID-19 deaths in 24 hours since the pandemic began.
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  • WTTC Research Reveals Travel & Tourism Sector's Contribution to UK GDP Slumped a Shocking £148 Billion in 2020

    WTTC Research Reveals Travel & Tourism Sector's Contribution to UK GDP Slumped a Shocking £148 Billion in 2020

    7 days ago - By Hotel News Resource

    Impact of COVID-19 sparks a 62.3% collapse in the sectors GDP - More than 300,000 jobs lost, while many more remain sustained by furlough schemes
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  • Bolsonaro dismisses being labeled 'genocidal' as daily COVID-19 deaths in Brazil top 4,000

    Bolsonaro dismisses being labeled 'genocidal' as daily COVID-19 deaths in Brazil top 4,000

    7 days ago - By Business Insider

    President Jair Bolsonaro seen in Brasilia on May 13, 2020.
    REUTERS/Adriano Machado
    Bolsonaro sarcastically said people think he's "genocidal" due to Brazil's COVID-19 death toll.
    Brazil recorded over 4,000 COVID-19 deaths within a 24-hour period for the first time on Tuesday.
    The Brazilian president has repeatedly pushed against pandemic restrictions.
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    Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Tuesday continued to downplay the COVID-19 pandemic and push against calls for a lockdown as the country saw a record number of daily deaths from the virus...
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