Schema-Root.org logo

 

  cross-referenced news and research resources about

 Brazil

Brazil
images:  google   yahoo YouTube
spacer

updated Sat. January 20, 2018 reload page to refresh

-
Brazilian youngster Richarlison has become the Premier League's latest hot prospect for Watford this season and has attracted interest from some of the league's biggest clubs. manager Marco Silva has warned that the Hornets must 'take care' of the 20-year-old talent and help him deal with the mental ...
Employees of Embraer hold a banner that reads: "Embraer is ours. No to sale to Boeing" as they protest against the company sale to Boeing in Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil, on Wednesday. -- Reuters. BRASILIA -- Boeing Co is working to overcome the Brazilian military's objections to its proposed tie-up ...

Former president Dilma Rousseff said Friday Brazil will be ungovernable if a court decision due next week blocks Luiz Inacio Lula de Silva from running in October polls, and upholds his corruption ... Lula's workers' Party (PT) expects to flood the southern Brazilian city with its supporters ahead of the ruling.
Chinese investment has poured into Brazil in recent years as the world`s most populous country looks to secure food for its citizens and other natural resources. The Brazilian government expects Chinese investment to continue increasing this year as asset prices remain low after the recession that ended ...
The Brazilian government holds a 'golden share' in Embraer giving it veto power over strategic decisions involving military programs and any change in its controlling interest. Boeing would be willing to preserve the government's golden share in Embraer, the people familiar with the matter said, but that ...
The Brazilian's brother and agent announced the player's decision on Tuesday, but Ronaldinho confirmed it in an Instagram post on Wednesday. The 37-year-old's last professional football match was in 2015 for Brazil's Fluminense. "After almost three decades dedicated to football, I say goodbye to my ...

Rio de Janeiro: In the middle of the street or a crowded mall, Brazilians hurl themselves to the ground as if struck by lightning, in scenes that are filmed and posted on the internet, where they are taking the crime-plagued country by storm. "What's that shot?" says a voice, accompanied by the sound of a ...
"Price action had been strong due to the strong demand for ethanol that has diverted some Brazil mill production away from Sugar." Lifting the tariff would mean "supply would be abundant," said Joe Recupero, vice president at R.J. O'Brien. In other markets, Arabica coffee for March delivery rose 2.2% to ...
He says he worked at a churrascaria in Brazil for about 10 years. "I take that experience and bring it to the United States," he says. "An [American-based Brazilian steak house chain] brought me here and I started sharing what I do with my friends. And they love it and I started to think, 'That's what I want to do ...
When Brazilian telecom operator Oi and its creditors reached an agreement to resolve Latin America's largest corporate debt default just before Christmas, it took many of those involved by surprise. After 18 months of boardroom intrigue - including death threats against Oi's former chief executive - Brazil's ...
She then moved into a house in Dublin 8 where she lived with Brazilian, Korean and French students and shared a room with three other people. ... "I had worked in a salon for six months before leaving Brazil and when I was at the hostel I realised I needed to make money so I posted on my facebook ...
Considering this, the Brazilian Federal police announced this week that they will create a working group in Brazil formed by several federal agencies to ... Court, and the Attorney General's Office, the team will act as a taskforce to deal with the problem, according to the Brazilian publisher Folha de S. Paulo.
In Episode 1 of "Edge of Desire," Globo's big new telenovela, launch at Natpe, Eugenio is on the cusp of leaving his family food sales company to establish his own law practice. Events, maybe fate, derails his dream. Cut to Episode 2, 15 years later, as Eugenio announces that for once and for all, as his son ...
In northeast Brazil, beyond the resorts and pristine beaches, lie some of the world's best winds for generating electricity. Welcome to Serra Branca. It's a wind generator's heaven, featuring breezes so perfect for spinning turbines that this Brazilian region is capable of churning out more wind energy than any ...
(RTTNews) - Brazil's finance Ministry said that the Standard & Poor's credit rating agency acknowledged the government's actions to strengthen economic growth and improve the country's fiscal conditions in the coming years, despite the agency's decision to downgrade the Brazilian sovereign credit rating ...
... Brazilian finance Minister Henrique Meirelles said on Saturday that a recent decision by Standard & Poor's to cut the nation's credit rating will not affect 2018 economic growth. Speaking to journalists in Rio de Janeiro, Meirelles added that he was expecting close to 2.5 million jobs to be created in Brazil ...
"In Brazil, we induced a state of malnutrition in mice, and the ones that ingested lysozyme managed to recover more fully than the ones that didn't." Optimistic results were also obtained in an experiment in the US in partnership with the University of California, in which rodents were replaced with pigs that ...

A lot of people don't know this, but the humble soybean ranks among the top products that the United States exports to China. The vast majority of those exports come in the months from September through December each year and, if the U.S. Census Bureau's data on U.S. soybean exports to China is any ...
The agreement to acquire Brazil-based Rodoban, a provider of cash-in-transit, ATM and money-processing services mainly in southeastern Brazil, is expected to close in the second quarter. It is the seventh acquisition announced by Brink's since March 2017. The company said it has spent a total of $515 ...
Both the military and civil police and firefighters in the state of Rio Grande do Norte decided to bring a 22-day strike to an end on Tuesday (the 9th). In an afternoon meeting, governor Robinson Faria (PSD) accepted the terms put forward by union representatives and promised not to take any legal action or ...
The acquisition of Brazilian company 99 by the Chinese Didi Chuxing shows that Uber's ride-hailing market hegemony has come to an end, according to Daniel Bedoya, 28, country manager of the Spanish company Cabify, in Brazil. "This shows the end of the hegemony of a large player, Uber. The market ...
The death penalty is not used in Brazil, although it is provided for during times of a declared state of war in paragraph 37 of article 5 of the Constitution. The last time Brazil was ... The research revealed that support for the death penalty is highest among the poorest Brazilian citizens. Support is 58% among ...
Parallels to the ever-growing influence that Evangelical groups have on American politics can be found in Brazil, where movements are calling for the recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, a decision made by American President Donald Trump. The political situation and tourism go hand in hand.
Brasilia: Brazilian police have requested that President Michel Temer answers 50 questions as part of an investigation into alleged corruption involving a decree regulating the country's ports, a government spokesman said on Friday. police are investigating whether Temer took bribes in exchange for ...
It is almost midday with light rain in Brasilia, Brazil's capital city. A group of people quickly approaches a dump truck full of household rubbish in the Estrutural region, less than 18km from the presidential palace and Congress. Men and women surround the truck, waiting for the household waste to be ...
Future Brazilian minister of labor, Cristiane Brasil (PTB-RJ), was ordered to pay a labor debt to a driver who provided services to her family for three years. She also signed an agreement with another driver in order to prevent new adverse judgment. Both cases were closed this year, and she was ordered to ...
A new Datafolha survey shows that the support for the project that aims to reduce the age of criminal responsibility in Brazil from 18 to 16 only in the cases of ... The option for the selective reduction is called for in the proposal for a constitutional amendment currently in the Brazilian congress - however, ...
The United Kingdom has reportedly finalized the sale of the helicopter carrier HMS Ocean to Brazil for less than a third of what it originally spent to build the ship. The Brazilian navy looks to be the big winner in the deal, which effectively ends the possibility of the Royal Navy having any interim aircraft ...
First Baptist Church Kid's Kloset, 413 S. Walnut St., Brazil, is open most Thursdays from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Call the church office, 812-448-8112, to make an appointment. If no answer, leave a ... The Brazil Church of the Nazarene children's clothes Closet is located at 1002 E National Ave. To place an order for ...
Nine inmates were killed, 14 were injured, and dozens escaped in a prison riot Monday, national news media reported, in the latest example of Brazil's continuing difficulties maintaining control over its notoriously violent penal system. According to newspaper O Estado de S. Paulo, 106 prisoners escaped ...
The vote could be the most consequential since Lula da Silva's election in 2002, primarily because it will mark a turning point in Brazil's direction and, by extension, its long-term economic outlook. Unpopular Brazilian President Michel Temer, who took over after the corruption charges drove Dilma Rousseff ...
Penitentiary systems extremely overcrowded, criminal factions, precarious infrastructure, mass escapes and deaths. One year after the series of massacres and confrontations that resulted in the deaths of 126 prisoners being held, the states of Amazonas, Roraima and Rio Grande do Norte continue far from ...
It was 5:40 AM and still dark. Maria, 45, was walking the same three blocks she walks every day to get to her car for another working day when a man on a motorbike pulled up beside her. "I want you", he said abruptly, as he started throwing cash bills at her. "Give me a blowjob and I'll give you all of this ...
Venezuela's ambassador to Brazil, Gerardo Delgado, was ordered to leave the country on Tuesday, in a tit-for-tat move by Brazil's government. "Brazil has decided to declare the Venezuelan charge d'affaires persona non grata," said a Brazilian foreign ministry spokesman. "In practice, this means he will ...
Brazilians with an annual income of R$10,000 (US$ 3,020) have donated twice more than those with an annual income of R$100,000 (US$ 30,200), according to the Country Giving Report 2017 Brazil research. This report is based on data collected by YouGov on behalf of CAF (Charities Aid Foundation).
Attorney General Raquel Dodge had sought the court's intervention, arguing that the decree would undermine Brazil's vast corruption investigation, known ... prosecutors had argued that the president's decree would make plea bargains -- a relatively new feature of Brazilian criminal law, but one that has ...
Attorney General Raquel Dodge had sought the court's intervention, arguing that the decree would undermine Brazil's vast corruption investigation, known ... prosecutors had argued that the president's decree would make plea bargains -- a relatively new feature of Brazilian criminal law, but one that has ...
(RTTNews) - Biosimilar Trastuzumab, co-developed by Biocon Ltd. and Mylan N.V. (MYL), has been approved by ANVISA, the Brazilian regulatory agency, through their partner Libbs Farmaceutica (Libbs), a leading Brazilian pharmaceutical company. Co-developed by Biocon and Mylan, this is the first ...
Rio de Janeiro, Dec. 28 (Xinhua) -- Torino left-back Danilo Avelar said Thursday he is seeking a return to his native Brazil amid mounting speculation linking him with Corinthians. The 28-year-old is currently on loan at France's Amiens, where he has made 10 Ligue 1 appearances this season. "We are ...
job creation hasn't been enough in the service sector to balance up dismissals in other economic sectors in November and the Brazilian economy broke a cycle of growth in job creation over the past seven months. In November, the government passed the labour reform bill and Brazil had reported more ...
Brazilians with an annual income of R$10,000 (US$ 3,020) have donated twice more than those with an annual income of R$100,000 (US$ 30,200), according to the Country Giving Report 2017 Brazil research. This report is based on data collected by YouGov on behalf of CAF (Charities Aid Foundation).
A rejuvenated Brazil looking to heal the wounds of home soil humiliation four years ago will lead the South American charge for the World Cup in 2018, but a slew of European powerhouses stand in the way of redemption in Russia. Germany thrashed Brazil 7-1 en route to becoming world champion four ...
Another study conducted by Brazilian researchers and published in February 2015 in science, also found that under the action of visible sunlight, melanin could fragment and form very reactive chemical compounds that could damage the structure of DNA and facilitate the development of skin cancer.
The Federal PRosecutor General, Raquel Dodge, filed an appeal at the Federal Supreme Court against a Presidential decree from Michel Temer granting a general Christmas pardon for prisoners. Temer's decree, published last Friday (the 22nd), is more generous to prisoners than those of previous years ...
Brazilians with an annual income of R$10,000 (US$ 3,020) have donated twice more than those with an annual income of R$100,000 (US$ 30,200), according to the Country Giving Report 2017 Brazil research. This report is based on data collected by YouGov on behalf of CAF (Charities Aid Foundation).
Singapore's Keppel Fels shipyard, one of the largest in the world, reported, in an agreement signed with the authorities of three countries, that it paid bribes to win a contract during the administration of former Brazilian president Fernando Henrique Cardoso (FHC), to build platform P-48 for Brazil's ...
Venezuela's ambassador to Brazil, Gerardo Delgado, was ordered to leave the country on Tuesday, in a tit-for-tat move by Brazil's government. "Brazil has decided to declare the Venezuelan charge d'affaires persona non grata," said a Brazilian foreign ministry spokesman. "In practice, this means he will ...
The head of Venezuela's powerful Constituent Assembly, Delcy Rodriguez, said on Saturday that "diplomatic relations with Brazil will not be restored until the government reinstates the constitutional order it has effectively broken". The Brazilian government said the move showed "once again the ...
It was 5:40 AM and still dark. Maria, 45, was walking the same three blocks she walks every day to get to her car for another working day when a man on a motorbike pulled up beside her. "I want you", he said abruptly, as he started throwing cash bills at her. "Give me a blowjob and I'll give you all of this ...
Sao Paulo, Dec 19 (Reuters) - Brazil's Bovespa equities index fell sharply on Tuesday on concerns over the nation's fiscal health after a court struck down a measure intended to control government spending. On Monday, Brazil's Supreme Court suspended the effects of a decree by President Michel ...


 

news and opinion


 


 


 


 


schema-root.org

     brazil
       floods
       government
       higher education
       human rights
       municipalities
       people
       regions
       states

South America:
     argentina
     bolivia
     brazil
     chile
     colombia
     ecuador
     french guiana
     guyana
     paraguay
     patagonia
     peru
     rivers
     suriname
     uruguay
     venezuela