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Brazil's poultry exports to Russia go up by 12000 tonnes over one month - ABPA - ITAR-TASS

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 10:00pm

Brazil's poultry exports to Russia go up by 12000 tonnes over one month - ABPA
ITAR-TASS
RIO DE JANEIRO, October 2. /TASS/. Brazil's poultry exports to Russia increased from 8,000 tonnes in August to 20,000 tonnes in September, the Brazilian Association of Animal Protein (ABPA) said in a communiquй circulated on Wednesday. “Export of ...

Brazil's evangelicals become a political force to be reckoned with - The Guardian

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 9:34pm

The Guardian

Brazil's evangelicals become a political force to be reckoned with
The Guardian
Brazil's newest and most spectacular Pentecostal church, the Temple of Solomon, has been drawing throngs of worshippers and curious onlookers to its daily services since the $300m (£185m) building opened earlier this year and immediately became a ...
Brazil Campaign Takes Twist, as Surprise Leader Silva Falls BehindWall Street Journal
Hulk Smash Hope of Brazil's Green CandidateBloomberg View
An environmentalist's calculated push toward Brazil's presidencyReuters
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Brazil Campaign Takes Twist, as Surprise Leader Silva Falls Behind - Wall Street Journal

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 1:25pm

Wall Street Journal

Brazil Campaign Takes Twist, as Surprise Leader Silva Falls Behind
Wall Street Journal
SÃO PAULO—Six weeks ago, when she jumped into the presidential race, Marina Silva was hailed as a dynamic outsider who could shake up Brazil's political status quo. The Socialist Party candidate quickly shot to the top of polls with her unusual ...
Brazil's evangelicals become a political force to be reckoned withThe Guardian
Fight for Growing Pentecostal Vote in BrazilABC News
Brazil's presidential contenders fight for growing Pentecostal voteFox News

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In pictures: A journey through 19th Century Brazil - BBC News

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 1:12pm

BBC News

In pictures: A journey through 19th Century Brazil
BBC News
In 1893, British industrialist Sir Benjamin Stone travelled to Brazil to observe a full solar eclipse. A keen traveller of considerable personal wealth, Sir Benjamin joined a Royal Astronomical Society expedition to the Amazon river. As well as taking ...

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UPDATE 1-Itaú exec sees sluggish Brazil credit market, stable defaults - Reuters

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 12:06pm

UPDATE 1-Itaú exec sees sluggish Brazil credit market, stable defaults
Reuters
Even as Brazil's economy expands little, non-performing loan indicators will begin to stabilize at Itaú in coming quarters after repeated declines, Chief Risk Officer Eduardo Vassimon said at the sidelines of an event in São Paulo. Itaú's 90-day ...

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Brazil posts first trade deficit in seven months - Reuters

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 10:50am

Reuters

Brazil posts first trade deficit in seven months
Reuters
Opening up Brazil to more foreign trade would be a "disaster for Brazilian industry," Trade Minister Mauro Borges said in a newspaper interview on Saturday. The comments may offer a preview of Brazilian trade policy for the next four years should ...
Brazil Posts $939 Million Trade Deficit in September After August SurplusNASDAQ

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UPDATE 1-Brazil posts first trade deficit in seven months - Reuters

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 9:41am

UPDATE 1-Brazil posts first trade deficit in seven months
Reuters
Opening up Brazil to more foreign trade would be a "disaster for Brazilian industry," Trade Minister Mauro Borges said in a newspaper interview on Saturday. The comments may offer a preview of Brazilian trade policy for the next four years should ...

Hulk Smash Hope of Brazil's Green Candidate - Bloomberg View

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 9:30am

Bloomberg View

Hulk Smash Hope of Brazil's Green Candidate
Bloomberg View
So much so that the Hollywood idol, who played the Hulk on the big screen and is chest deep in his next project, took a break to tape a heartfelt campaign spot in support of the upstart Brazilian environmentalist, who is running second in the ...
An environmentalist's calculated push toward Brazil's presidencyReuters
Mark Ruffalo Withdraws Support for Brazil's Silva Over Gay MarriageBloomberg

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Brazil-US Cotton Pact Will Reduce Export Subsidy Program - Wall Street Journal

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 8:31am

Reuters

Brazil-US Cotton Pact Will Reduce Export Subsidy Program
Wall Street Journal
SÃO PAULO—Brazil and the U.S. ended a dispute over subsidies to U.S. cotton growers with an agreement that includes a one-time, $300 million payment to help Brazilian cotton farmers as well as changes to the subsidy program. The U.S. will cut the ...
Exclusive: US to pay $300 million to end Brazil cotton trade dispute - officialsReuters
US, Brazil settle cotton disputeThe Hill
United States and Brazil Reach Agreement to End WTO Cotton DisputeUSDA.gov (press release)
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Internet speed in Brazil lags behind rest of the world - ZDNet

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 5:09am

Internet speed in Brazil lags behind rest of the world
ZDNet
The average Internet speed in Brazil has gone up by 11 percent in the second quarter of 2014 but the country has gone down in a global ranking published by Akamai. Despite the fact that average speed has increased in Brazil, reaching 2.9 Mbps in June ...

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U.S. Said to Reach Deal With Brazil Ending Cotton Dispute - Bloomberg

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 4:38am

Bloomberg

U.S. Said to Reach Deal With Brazil Ending Cotton Dispute
Bloomberg
The U.S. and Brazil reached a $300 million agreement to resolve a dispute over cotton subsidies that has bedeviled the two nations for more than a decade. The accord signed today in Washington involves a one-time U.S. payment to the Brazil Cotton ...

Fight for Growing Pentecostal Vote in Brazil - ABC News

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 4:08am

ABC News

Fight for Growing Pentecostal Vote in Brazil
ABC News
Brazil's rapid religious transformation is reverberating through the country's tight presidential race, where abortion and gay marriage have emerged as hot-button issues and Pentecostal televangelists are political power brokers. The socially ...
Brazil's evangelicals become a political force to be reckoned withThe Guardian
Brazil's presidential contenders fight for growing Pentecostal voteFox News

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Ouro Fino Planning Brazil's First IPO for 2014 - Wall Street Journal

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 2:03am

Ouro Fino Planning Brazil's First IPO for 2014
Wall Street Journal
SÃO PAULO—Brazilian veterinary-products maker Ouro Fino Saude Animal Participacoes SA will count on the help of private-equity firm General Atlantic to go ahead with its initial public offering, which could be the country's first IPO this year. The ...

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An environmentalist's calculated push toward Brazil's presidency - Reuters

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 1:49am

Reuters

An environmentalist's calculated push toward Brazil's presidency
Reuters
The project, a still-ongoing effort to reroute water from one of Brazil's biggest rivers, had previously been opposed by environmentalists, including Silva herself. Rather than explain how she would thwart the plan, however, the former activist said ...
Mark Ruffalo Withdraws Support for Brazil's Silva Over Gay MarriageBloomberg
An environmentalists calculated push toward Brazils presidencyDeccan Chronicle

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Brazil's Total, Mexico's Alebrije Team For Brazilian Remake of 'Instructions ... - Variety

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 1:18am

Variety

Brazil's Total, Mexico's Alebrije Team For Brazilian Remake of 'Instructions ...
Variety
Fox will handle distribution in Brazil on “Instructions” and three other Total productions set for 2015, two the latest installments in juggernaut Brazilian franchises: “If I Were You 3,” and “Overwhelming 2,” a follow-up to Total Filmes' first feature ...

Huge shopping malls change landscape of Brazil - Los Angeles Times

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 12:05am

Huge shopping malls change landscape of Brazil
Los Angeles Times
Most of the shops in the Monte Carmo mall haven't opened yet, but it's already full of Brazilian kids. They come in droves, filling its cavernous hallways, giggling, ogling sneakers, asking for chocolate. But they aren't here to buy anything. They're ...

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Fox Brazil Ramps up Domestic Production - Variety

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 8:24pm

Variety

Fox Brazil Ramps up Domestic Production
Variety
The number of hours of Brazilian independent productions shown on the country's payTV channels has more than tripled since the enactment of the 2012 law that obliges channels to screen at least 3.5 hours of domestic independent productions per week.

Brazil, Europe Co-productions Hampered by Bureaucracy - Variety

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 8:22pm

Variety

Brazil, Europe Co-productions Hampered by Bureaucracy
Variety
Rio de Janeiro – Brazilian and European companies involved in feature co-productions continue to face bureaucratic, administrative and legal obstacles that slow down and raise the cost of productions, agreed participants at the Rio Fest's RioMarket ...

Fight for Growing Pentecostal Vote in Brazil - ABC News

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 6:05pm

ABC News

Fight for Growing Pentecostal Vote in Brazil
ABC News
During a recent service at his 6,000-seat Assemblies of God church in a gritty Rio de Janeiro neighborhood, Brazil's most influential Pentecostal pastor spent half of the service talking about the election, nudging voters to support top opposition ...

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Rousseff takes lead in Brazil election poll - U-T San Diego

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 5:50pm

U-T San Diego

Rousseff takes lead in Brazil election poll
U-T San Diego
Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff, right, who is running for reelection with the Workers Party (PT), poses for selfie photos with supporters after a meeting with athletes as she campaigns in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014. Brazil will ...
Brazil Leader Regains Edge in Election PollsWall Street Journal
Brazil's Rousseff widens lead over Silva in fresh pollsReuters
Pre-election spending in BrazilThe Economist (blog)
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