Countdown begins for ISRO's first mission in 2021, Brazil's Amazonia-1 on board
Subject to weather conditions, the blastoff is scheduled at 10.24 hours from Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) SHAR, Sriharikota, where countdown commenced at 08.54 hours on Saturday for the PSLV-C51/Amazonia-1 mission.
Bharat Biotech signs pact to supply 20 million doses of Covaxin to Brazil
Several countries around the world have expressed strong interest i...
Brazil plans to procure additional vaccines from India & partner with Indian scientists: Minister
Pontes, who is the among first few minister...
Brazil approves Pfizer Covid vaccine for widespread use
However, the vaccine is not yet available in Brazil, which is so far using two others: Chinese-developed CoronaVac and one developed by Oxford University and British-Swedish pharmaceutical firm AstraZeneca.
Covid-19: India issues new SOPs for travellers from UK, S Africa, Brazil
All international travellers coming/transiting from flights originat...
New tests and isolation rules for passengers arriving from the UK, Brazil & South Africa
The new rules mandate travellers coming/transiting from flights ‘originating from the United Kingdom, Europe and the Middle East should submit Self-Declaration Form (SDF) for COVID on the online Air Suvidha portal before the scheduled travel and will be required to declare their travel history (of past 14 days).’
Karnataka new Covid-19 guidelines: RT-PCR test mandatory for passengers arriving from South Africa, Brazil
The RT-PCR test should be done by passengers on arrival at Bengaluru Airport, irrespective of whether they had a negative certifcate for the test before boarding the flights. After 14 days of quarantine, the patient would be discharged, subject to two samples tested through RT-PCR, taken 24 hours apart, turning negative.
Four detected with South Africa variant of SARS-CoV-2 in India, one with Brazil strain
One Brazil returnee has tested positive for the Brazil variant of SARS-CoV-2 in the first week of February. The traveller and contacts have been tested and quarantined.
Kalpataru Power Transmission arm to acquire 51% stake in Brazil's Fasttel Engenharia
Fasttel, founded in 1988, specialises in engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) and maintenance of power transmission lines, substation and distribution systems across various voltage range up to 750 kV, the company added.
Wipro appoints AWS’ Douglas Silva as country head for Brazil
Douglas Silva, who has previously worked with SAP, Capgemini and TCS, will report to Mukund Seetharaman, managing director at Wipro Latin America.
Brazil receives vaccine cargo from India amid supply concern
The 2 million doses from India only scratch the surface of the shortfall, Brazilian public health experts told, as far more doses will be needed to cover priority groups in the nation of 210 million people, and shipments of raw materials from Asia have been delayed.
Serum's Covishield flies from Mumbai to Brazil and Morocco
Mumbai airport is the first in the country to export the vaccine to international destinations; as of January 22, CSMIA facilitated the movement of over 14.17 million doses of the Covishield vaccine across various international and domestic destinations.
India to begin commercial vaccine exports with shipments to Brazil, Morocco
The shots developed by UK-based drugmaker AstraZeneca and Oxford University are being manufactured at the Serum Institute of India, the world's biggest producer of vaccines, which has received orders from countries across the world.
Belgium No. 1 in FIFA rankings, France 2nd and Brazil 3rd
Defending World Cup champion France is in second place, with Brazil third and England fourth. European champion Portugal rounds out the top five, with Spain in sixth.