Tag: Brazil football

By Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - President Jair Bolsonaro said on Sunday that he overreacted when he called protesters who took to the streets on May 15th against cuts in funding for education "useful idiots."At the time, Bolsonaro...
By Richard Mann, Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Investigation into Flávio Bolsonaro's office in the Legislative Assembly of Rio de Janeiro (Alerj) when he was a state deputy, has found a total of 37 properties supposedly linked to...
By Xiu Ying, Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Thirteen children and adolescents, age three to seventeen, were found working in three cassava flour production facilities in the municipality of Ipubi, located in the hinterland of Pernambuco, by the...
By Arkady PetrovRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The federal government wants to use the Amazon Fund, set up with donations from Norway and Germany, to pay compensation for expropriation of land in protected areas.The Amazon Fund was created in...
By C.H. GardinerRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Copacabana beach played host to demonstrations in favor of Brazil's far-right President Jair Bolsonaro, but just blocks away, several hundred people, including residents of Rio's favelas, gathered to protest the increased state...
By Henry Montalto, Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The triumph and tribulation NGOs face throughout the world are, at the very least, mind-boggling. They range from harsh criticism from conservative politicians to complaints by the progressive elite that...
By Xiu Ying, Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A report obtained by Brazilian news outlet "Metrópoles" shows that several Basic Health Units (UBS) or Emergency Care Units (UPA) have become mere skeletal structures since 2012, with no patient...
By Jack Arnhold, Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – This weekend’s round six of the Brasileirão saw a collective six goals scored by the “big four” teams from Rio and a total of seven goals conceded. Flamengo was the...
By Newsfeed/ReutersRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL -  On Friday, Cielo said it would cut its dividend payout ratio to 30 percent from 70 percent of its net income and canceled its 2019 profit guidance, without providing fresh guidance.Last year, Cielo...
By Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - At least four people died, and seven were injured after a shooting at a bar on Sunday night (May 26), in São Gonçalo, Rio de Janeiro.Men in an unidentified car approached and...
- Advertisement -



Rio de Janeiro
few clouds
25.2 ° C
27 °
23 °
78 %
20 %
30 °
32 °
29 °
30 °
34 °


BRL - Brazilian Real
error: Content is protected !!