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Brazil's Zika mothers are speaking out - Seattle Globalist

Tue, 06/28/2016 - 8:26pm

Seattle Globalist

Brazil's Zika mothers are speaking out
Seattle Globalist
I was seven months pregnant when the first reports of links between the Zika virus and birth defects were released. At the height of Brazilian summer, health officials made regular rounds in my crowded, working-class Sao Paulo neighborhood to hunt out ...
Brazil and the Zika virus: Symptom of a greater illMinneapolis Star Tribune
What Brazil can learn from Nigeria when it comes to controlling the Zika virusThe Independent

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Luis Curi of Chery wants Brazil and Lebanon to deepen their ties - Financial Times

Tue, 06/28/2016 - 4:04pm

Financial Times

Luis Curi of Chery wants Brazil and Lebanon to deepen their ties
Financial Times
Luis Curi , a Lebanese-Brazilian businessman, is a tireless salesman and negotiator. On learning the FT's photographer needs a new car, the chief executive in Brazil of Chery, the Chinese automaker, breaks off our interview to try to sell him one of ...

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Brazil Congress investigates lawmaker's alleged support of torture - Reuters

Tue, 06/28/2016 - 2:33pm

Reuters

Brazil Congress investigates lawmaker's alleged support of torture
Reuters
The ethics committee of Brazil's Chamber of Deputies, the lower house of Congress, will try to determine if Bolsonaro, a former Brazilian Army paratrooper, broke parliamentary decorum when he prefaced his vote in April to impeach President Dilma ...
Latest Brazil Study On Impeachment Unlikely To Save DilmaForbes
Brazil's Senate Budget Report Confirms Some Accusations Against RousseffWall Street Journal
Dilma Rousseff interview: Brazil's first female leader on trying to clear her nameThe Independent
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Brazil Congress investigates lawmaker's alleged support of torture - Channel News Asia

Tue, 06/28/2016 - 2:25pm

Channel News Asia

Brazil Congress investigates lawmaker's alleged support of torture
Channel News Asia
Brazil's Congress on Tuesday opened an ethics investigation into Jair Bolsonaro, an outspoken lawmaker whose views on torture, rape and homosexuality are sparking concern that the country's political crisis may foster an authoritarian political revival.
Latest Brazil Study On Impeachment Unlikely To Save DilmaForbes
Brazil's Senate Budget Report Confirms Some Accusations Against RousseffWall Street Journal
Dilma Rousseff interview: Brazil's first female leader on trying to clear her nameThe Independent
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Brazil says can pass pension reform in 2016 despite headwinds - Reuters

Tue, 06/28/2016 - 12:16pm

Reuters

Brazil says can pass pension reform in 2016 despite headwinds
Reuters
BRASILIA Brazil's government aims to pass an overhaul of the costly public pension system in 2016 despite a delay in drafting a proposal and municipal elections looming in October, Presidential Chief of Staff Eliseu Padilha said on Tuesday. Padilha ...

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UPDATE 2-Brazil's Hypermarcas sinks as former executive admits bribery - Reuters

Tue, 06/28/2016 - 12:12pm

UPDATE 2-Brazil's Hypermarcas sinks as former executive admits bribery
Reuters
The situation underscores how current corruption investigations in Brazil are triggering warning signs among dozens of Brazilian companies, as findings of corruption, graft and bribery rings spread to more sectors of the economy. Hypermarcas did not ...

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Brazil Real, Stocks Join Global Gain; Swaps Rise on Rate Outlook - Bloomberg

Tue, 06/28/2016 - 10:31am

Bloomberg

Brazil Real, Stocks Join Global Gain; Swaps Rise on Rate Outlook
Bloomberg
Brazil is very dependent on the international economic prospects, so it's very positive that the tension has eased,” said Jason Vieira, the chief economist at Infinity Asset Management in Sao Paulo. “Investors now may pay a little more attention to ...

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Brazil oil research park woos L'Oreal, Inbev as petro-market slips - Reuters

Tue, 06/28/2016 - 9:18am

Reuters

Brazil oil research park woos L'Oreal, Inbev as petro-market slips
Reuters
While the "subsalt" fields south of Rio still beckon, the challenges faced by the park are a stark illustration of how the crude price slump has endangered energy research and exploration in Brazil at a time when the country needs an innovative oil ...

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Brazil's Central Bank Raises 2016 Inflation View - Wall Street Journal

Tue, 06/28/2016 - 8:44am

Wall Street Journal

Brazil's Central Bank Raises 2016 Inflation View
Wall Street Journal
SÃO PAULO—The Brazilian central bank on Tuesday acknowledged the country's long fight against inflation is far from over, but sought to reassure markets that its resolve to tame price increases remains strong. The bank raised its forecast for Brazil's ...
Brazil inflation should reach Central bank target by second half of 2018MercoPress
Central Bank of Brazil's Quarterly Report Continues GloomyThe Rio Times
Brazil Says No Rate Cut in Sight as Inflation Target ElusiveBloomberg
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Brazil educates public on terror dangers - Yahoo News

Tue, 06/28/2016 - 8:01am

Yahoo News

Brazil educates public on terror dangers
Yahoo News
Rio de Janeiro (AFP) - Brazil's security forces unveiled a terrorism awareness campaign Tuesday one month ahead of the Rio Olympics in a bid to educate ordinary Brazilians over a novel threat to the Latin American country. Although subject to rampant ...
Brazil launches Olympic anti-terrorism campaignBusiness Standard

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Brazilian First Responders: "You Will Not Be Safe in Rio" - NBCNews.com

Tue, 06/28/2016 - 6:43am

The Independent

Brazilian First Responders: "You Will Not Be Safe in Rio"
NBCNews.com
Less than two months before the Olympics, Brazilian first responders made a statement intended for an international audience. Upon arrival to the Rio de Janeiro — Galeão International Airport, police, firefighters, and other first responders held ...
Brazilian police greet tourists with 'Welcome to Hell' sign at Rio airportThe Independent
Rio Olympics 2016: Jason Day withdraws from Brazil Games due to Zika virus fearTelegraph.co.uk
Rio Olympics 2016: India's full list of athletes to compete in BrazilFirstpost
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COPA AMERICA SHOWED: BRAZILIAN SOCCER HAS HARD TIMES AHEAD - plus55 (blog)

Tue, 06/28/2016 - 6:20am

plus55 (blog)

COPA AMERICA SHOWED: BRAZILIAN SOCCER HAS HARD TIMES AHEAD
plus55 (blog)
These days, Brazilians agree on very few things. But one of them is that the national soccer team is in terrible shape. After yet another humiliating performance in Copa America, the Brazilian squad has a new boss, Tite, who is perceived as the country ...
Brazil to host 2019 Copa AmericaFox News Latino

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Soy Boom Goes Bust as Bankrupt Brazil Farmers Cut Back Expansion - AgWeb

Tue, 06/28/2016 - 5:27am

AgWeb

Soy Boom Goes Bust as Bankrupt Brazil Farmers Cut Back Expansion
AgWeb
Like many of Brazil's soybean farmers, Nelson Vigolo is enduring the pain of a commodity boom gone bust. Over the past two decades, growers in the country's agricultural heartland borrowed billions of dollars to turn vast savannas known as Cerrado into ...

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Why Brazil Shouldn't Turn Its Back on the BRICS - Americas Quarterly

Tue, 06/28/2016 - 5:08am

Americas Quarterly

Why Brazil Shouldn't Turn Its Back on the BRICS
Americas Quarterly
Almost a decade ago, in 2007, Brazil's President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva was one of the star speakers at the World Economic Forum in Davos. Investor money was pouring into one of the world's most exciting emerging markets, and Foreign Minister Celso ...

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Brexit, Brazil and Oil Don't Add Up to Disaster For Santander - Wall Street Journal

Tue, 06/28/2016 - 4:05am

Wall Street Journal

Brexit, Brazil and Oil Don't Add Up to Disaster For Santander
Wall Street Journal
Brexit, Brazilian economic turmoil, U.S. oil and gas debt, Southern Europe's bad-debt pile: there is a whole litany of pitfalls for banks out there. Unfortunately, for Banco Santander, SAN 4.07 % it is exposed to each and every one. The Spanish lender ...

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Canopy Growth, Canada's Largest Publicly Traded Weed Grower, Expands To Brazil - Huffington Post Canada

Tue, 06/28/2016 - 2:47am

Huffington Post Canada

Canopy Growth, Canada's Largest Publicly Traded Weed Grower, Expands To Brazil
Huffington Post Canada
TORONTO — Canopy Growth Corp., the largest of Canada's publicly traded marijuana companies, is preparing to export its expertise through a new Brazilian partnership. Canopy's Bedrocan subsidiary and its Brazilian partners have created a new company ...
Canopy Growth Corporation and Bedrocan Canada Launch Brazil Joint VentureMarketWatch
Canadian marijuana company Canopy Growth forms Brazilian partnershipToronto Star

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Rio Olympics 2016: Jason Day withdraws from Brazil Games due to Zika virus fear - Telegraph.co.uk

Tue, 06/28/2016 - 2:28am

Telegraph.co.uk

Rio Olympics 2016: Jason Day withdraws from Brazil Games due to Zika virus fear
Telegraph.co.uk
Golf's return to the Olympics has suffered another huge blow with world No 1 Jason Day revealing he is following Rory McIlroy in pulling out of Rio because of Zika virus fears. Despite his withdrawal being anticipated, the news will hit hard and will ...
Rio de Janeiro's acting governor: Olympics could be a 'big failure'CNN
Brazil's largest children's hospital writes heartfelt open letter to Rory McIlroy over Zika virus fearsIrish Independent
Rio de Janeiro governor says Brazil Olympics could 'be a big failure'CBSSports.com
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What Brazil can learn from Nigeria when it comes to controlling the Zika virus - The Independent

Tue, 06/28/2016 - 2:27am

The Independent

What Brazil can learn from Nigeria when it comes to controlling the Zika virus
The Independent
With the Olympic Games looming in Brazil, and thousands of visitors due to flock into the country, the original source of Zika, I believe there are lessons that can be absorbed from how we dealt with the earlier outbreak. When Nigeria experienced its ...

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Penalties are 'inhumane' - Brazil coach Tite sympathises with Messi - Goal.com

Mon, 06/27/2016 - 11:23pm

Goal.com

Penalties are 'inhumane' - Brazil coach Tite sympathises with Messi
Goal.com
Tite and Brazil's new technical coordinator Edu Gaspar were in attendance in New Jersey to see Chile retain the Copa America title and praised Juan Antonio Pizzi's side as the best team on the continent, insisting they have a formula greater than the ...
BRAZIL COACH WATCHES COPA AMERICA FINALplus55 (blog)
Brazil to host 2019 Copa AmericaFox News Latino

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Soy Boom Goes Bust as Bankrupt Brazil Farmers Cut Back Expansion - Bloomberg

Mon, 06/27/2016 - 5:51pm

Bloomberg

Soy Boom Goes Bust as Bankrupt Brazil Farmers Cut Back Expansion
Bloomberg
Over the past two decades, growers in the country's agricultural heartland borrowed billions of dollars to turn vast savannas known as Cerrado into farmland, part of Brazil's transformation into a crop-exporting juggernaut. As prices rose, its ...