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By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Protesters in Brazil once again took to the streets on Sunday to demonstrate against everything from corruption, to the proposed social security reform and an outsourcing bill approved by Congress....
By Ciara Long, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Originally set against a dusty backdrop of mechanical shops along Leblon’s Rua Tubira, local company Jeffrey Special Products had a knock-on effect on the area’s aesthetic when it opened. Set...
By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - For only the fourth time ever, on Sunday, March 26th, two of Rio's biggest football (soccer) clubs clashed outside the confines of Rio de Janeiro as Flamengo took on Vasco...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – New revelations made by former Odebrecht CEO that ex-president Dilma Rousseff knew about illicit campaign contributions made to her re-election are stirring up controversy not only with the former leader...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Linked to the recent tainted meat scandal, Brazilian meat processing giant, JBS, announced on Thursday it was suspending beef production in 33 of its 36 plants located in Brazil for...
By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Central Bank (CB) of Brazil expects a larger deficit in foreign accounts this year. The estimate, released today (March 24th), of the negative balance of current transactions, which are...
By Ciara Long, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Award-winning band Two Door Cinema Club will visit Rio de Janeiro next week, playing in live music venue Circo Voador on Tuesday, March 28th. They are one of several international...
By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - It was a showdown of the top two teams in the CONMEBOL World Cup qualifying on Thursday, March 23rd, as number one Brazil traveled to Montevideo to take on number...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The former Minister of Justice of Brazil, Alexandre de Moraes, was sworn in as the newest Supreme Court Justice on Wednesday, amidst criticism and praise. Moraes takes over the seat...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The effects of last week’s Operação Carne Fraca (Weak Flesh Operation) continue to resonate both in the domestic and international meat markets. While two of the investigated meatpacking plants closed,...
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