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By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – A report released on Monday (July 17th) by the World Trade Organization (WTO) says that the Brazilian economy will have a gradual recovery in 2017, but growth will be weak...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Violence against the elderly is an important health problem throughout the world, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). In Brazil, media outlets reported on Thursday, World Elderly Abuse Aware...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The government of Brazil has announced it will open a formal complaint against Canada at the World Trade Organization (WTO) questioning the subsidies granted by the North American country to...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – It is possible to significantly increase the market for Brazilian products abroad if the country is able to break down trade barriers, says a Brazilian diplomat working with the World...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – An agreement signed at the World Trade Organization (WTO) last week will allow Brazil to export an extra R$250 million per year to the European Union, especially sugar and poultry...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – As the Brazilian government conducts massive campaigns to destroy breeding grounds of the Aedes aegypti mosquito, which transmits the Zika virus that may be linked to the increased number of...
By William Jones, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The European Union took legal action against Brazil's high taxes imposed European imports. After lengthy negotiations at the World Trade Organization (WTO) headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, the EU feel that...
By Andrew Willis, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Brazilian government has nominated the country’s ambassador to the World Trade Organization, Roberto Azevedo, as a candidate to lead the international institution. The term of current...
By Anna Fitzpatrick, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - As cotton prices soar on the world market, the pressure is on in Brazil to maximize its position as the world’s fifth largest producer of the commodity.  With a favorable...
By Mira Olson, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO—The United States and Brazil reached a provisional agreement last week regarding a long-standing dispute over American subsidies to domestic cotton farmers. The deal was announced on April 6th, one day before Brazil...
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