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Russia's vaccine can help Latin America, but faces obstacles

... capital city of Curitiba, is home to the nation's largest agglomeration of citizens of Russian, Ukranian, German, Polish, Hungarian and Jewish heritage.Reuters is now reporting that the Russian organzation responsible for commercializing  vaccine, the Russia Direct Investment Fund, will eventually manufacture the vaccine in Brazil.  In addition, Brazil media now reports that the government in Bahia state has signed an accord to test Sputnik-V Covid vaccine on its citizens. The agreement with Bahia state,  according to Reuters, contains a confidentiality agreement.  ...


R6 — the Case for a New Global Currency Basket

... or almost half of humanity With some of the potentially fastest growing economies and rich human capital A combined GDP of 17.259 tr with the second largest world economy in the mix Having two permanent seats on the UN Security Council: China and Russia Brazil and India are also part of G4 with Germany and Japan Largest global gas reserves: Russia and Iran to anchor energy security A whole array of latent infrastructure projects/synergies among the six nations The intra-group synergies between these ...


BRICS FM Meeting in Brazil: Priorities Reloaded

... engage BRICS at the highest levels. We believe that BRICS has emerged as a valuable forum for consultation, coordination and cooperation on contemporary global issues of mutual interest and has helped promote mutual understanding". For her part Russia’s Foreign Ministry’s Spokesperson Maria Zakharova announced that a meeting between Lavrov and his Brazilian counterpart will take place on the sidelines of the BRICS foreign ministers’ conference on July 26. The meeting will thoroughly review bilateral cooperation, conducted as part of strategic partnership. According to Maria Zakharova, the BRICS ...


Russian Companies Breaking Into the Brazilian IT Market

... mine: it will be indicative of the new Brazilian administration’s attitude towards Russian IT businesses going forward Following the inauguration of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, who is known for his pro-American views, the already meager Russian-Brazilian relations can now be compared to a toss of a coin. This is in stark contrast to the rapid dynamics of Russian IT companies, which have been breaking into the Brazilian market independently, quite successfully, and despite the political situation....


EAEU, MERCOSUR and Integration

... growing digitization of global trade that now involves millions of customers make this issue a priority. Vectors of Collaboration between the Leading Countries in the EAEU and MERCOSUR The research activities of individual MERCOSUR countries, for example Brazil (the organization’s economic leader), creates opportunities for implementing joint investment projects (for instance, in the mining industry). “Joint manufacturing of machine tools in Russia is another promising cooperation project that in which Russia is greatly interested.” However, some experts note [ 2 ] that the positive dynamics in the export of technological solutions is very weak due to the outdated contractual framework ...


Three Horizons of BrazilRussia Relations

Development Prospects of Russia-Brazil Relations under Bolsonaro Em português Almost a month has passed since the inauguration of the new President of Brazil Jair Bolsonaro. He and his team are not new to Brazil’s national politics; during their careers, they have made quite a ...


Can Trump Playbook Help Bolsonaro Make Brazil Great?

... raises the thorny question of just how "committed" Brazil is to the BRICS.The impending financial walkback on Brazil contributing to BRICS bank was probably known to Russian Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev at the time he visited Brazil last December.Russia, which once held upwards of $100 billion in US Treasury bonds and other instruments, has sold off its dollar holdings in large part to protest Washington's aggressive embargo policy and other issues known to Kremlin insiders, and Kremlin "watchers....


BRICS Summit: A Blessing in Disguise

... feel like a leader in the process. The paragraph on preventing militarization of outer space did not contain references to the Russia-China initiative. Andrey Kortunov: Why the World is Not Becoming Multipolar The initiatives discussed not only in the Business ... ... World Health Organization’s Global Ministerial Conference on Ending Tuberculosis held in Moscow, the World Water Forum in Brazil, the Vaccine Research and Development Center and matters related to outer space – that is, everything that was not listed ...


El Comercio names the senior Peruvian politicians involved in big Odebrecht scandal

... security czar Vladimiro Ilich Lenin Montesinos, who some say is still a behind the scenes player. Like the burgeoning Odebrecht scandal in Colombia that continues wreaking havoc with the peace process and governance, little to none of the news surrounding Brazil's most powerful company- which has maintained close relations with the Pentagon into for over a decade- gets reported by the media in Brazil. UPDATE 4 Jan 2019  A particular quaientness of Peru-style democracy is that the president neither selects ...


Space Platform for BRICS Cooperation

... real cooperation. By now the list of common projects is as follows: 1. Russia’s Global Navigation Satellite System has a ground control station in Brasilia (Brazil) while Brazil is currently developing the second launcher family with the help of Russian partners. 2. In 1988 China and Brazil concluded an agreement on cooperation in S&T sphere followed by initiating China Brazil Earth Resources Satellite (CBERS) program — a long-term driver of joint cooperation. Remote sensing satellites are a prerogative of bilateral collaboration....


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    U.S. wants to deter Russia’s military and political activity  
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    U.S. wants to dissolve Russia  
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