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Brazil's crackdown on corruption has some seeing beginning of end to impunity for powerful

3 hours 12 min ago
A federal investigation into a kickback scheme at Brazil's state oil company has, so far, ensnared 30 executives.

Brazil graft cases: Beginning of impunity's end?

3 hours 27 min ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A federal investigation into a kickback scheme at Brazil's state oil company has, so far, ensnared 30 executives. In Sao Paulo, prosecutors accuse 33 businessmen of running a "cartel" to profit from the city's subway system.

Brazil's Rousseff vows clean-up of scandal-tainted Petrobras

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SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, dogged by a multibillion-dollar corruption scandal at state-run oil company Petrobras, vowed on Thursday to stamp out graft at the flagship firm and place it under strict corporate governance.

Brazil Surprises All Economists With Job Creation Last Month

9 hours 54 min ago
Brazil unexpectedly created jobs in November following losses the month before, surprising every economist in a survey by Bloomberg.

Research and Markets: Fresh Fruit Market in Brazil: Business Report 2014

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Research and Markets: Beans Market in Brazil: Business Report 2014

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Research and Markets: Grains Market in Brazil: Business Report 2014

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Research and Markets: Mineral Fertilizer Market in Brazil: Business Report 2014

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Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Mineral Fertilizer Market in Brazil: Business Report 2014" repor

Research and Markets: Canned Fruit Market in Brazil: Business Report 2014

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Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Canned Fruit Market in Brazil: Business Report 2014" report

UPDATE 2-Carrefour closer to Brazil listing with Diniz deal

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Carrefour has sold a 10 percent stake in its Brazilian business to billionaire Abilio Diniz, in a first step towards a possible separate listing, as Europe's largest retailer looks to raise cash to accelerate ...

Research and Markets: Cocoa Market in Brazil: Business Report 2014

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Research and Markets: Spices Market in Brazil: Business Report 2014

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Brazil’s Real Climbs to One-Week High After Fed Signal on Rates

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The real climbed 1.3 percent to 2.6801 per dollar at 9:22 a.m. in Sao Paulo after tumbling on Dec. 16 to a nine-year low.

Research and Markets: Poultry and Livestock Market in Brazil: Business Report 2014

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Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Poultry and Livestock Market in Brazil: Business Report 2014

Brazil 2014 - a World Cup to cherish

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 2:33pm
Paris (AFP) - The 2014 World Cup was a captivating carnival of football, rated by many as the best yet, with high drama on and off the pitch, and, in Germany, champions worthy of the name.

Rain postpones women's soccer tournament in Brazil

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 12:30pm
BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) -- Both women's games scheduled for Wednesday in the International Tournament of Brasilia have been postponed because of heavy rain in the Brazilian capital.

Brazil Raises Funds’ Overseas Investment Limits as Stocks Plunge

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 11:42am
Brazil’s securities regulator gave greater leeway for mutual funds to invest abroad after local stocks plunged to a five-year low and volatility surged.

CEO of Brazil's Petrobras says will not resign

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 9:25am
The chief executive of Brazil's state oil giant Petrobras said Wednesday that she will not resign despite the corruption scandal shaking the company and the ruling Workers' Party. CEO Graca Foster insisted she had President Dilma Rousseff's "trust," but said she and her board of directors would all be investigated as part of an independent audit into accusations a corrupt network laundered $4 ...

Hyatt Announces Plans for Two New Hotels in Brazil

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 5:45am
Hyatt Hotels Corporation and FSA Group S.A. announced today that joint venture entities formed by Hyatt affiliates and FSA Group have entered into agreements to purchase two sites in Brazil to develop Hyatt Place Sorocaba and Hyatt Place Macaé.

Brazil Congress approves lower fiscal goal in 2015 budget

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 5:10am
Brazil's Congress on Wednesday approved federal budget guidelines that set a much lower savings goal for next year, in line with President Dilma Rousseff's efforts to regain fiscal credibility with more ...