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Brazil preparing US$2.8bn in tenders for 15 port terminals
Copyright 2013 Global Data Point. Provided by Syndigate.info, an Albawaba.com company All Rights Reserved While the department has authorized the concession of five new terminals, another ten are in the final stage of evaluations by the country's waterways regulator Antaq, the report said, explaining that these are the first terminals to be ... (more)
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Brazil Coffee Plan May Fund Crop Switching as Prices Slump
Coffee farmers in Brazil, the top producer, may get funds to grow other crops and the option to sell more of their output at subsidized prices as part of aid measures the government is considering after prices plummeted.
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Pele not taking part in Cup draw, will be in audience
Pele will not be taking part in Friday's World Cup draw although he will be in the audience, he said on Wednesday, adding that he was worried about landing Brazil in a difficult group.
Brazil Stadium Bosses 'Warned Of Safety Fears'
Construction bosses were warned about safety at the World Cup stadium where a giant crane collapse killed two workers, a union has claimed.
Milan renew interest in Brazilian Ganso - Indiatalkies.com
The 24-year-old has recovered from a string of injuries to recapture his best form for Sao Paulo in the Campeonato Brasileiro this season, reports Xinhua.
Emerging Markets-Petrobras tumble sinks Brazil's bourse
Brazilian state-run oil firm Petrobras fell to its lowest level in more than a year on Tuesday, pushing the country's stock market to a near three-month low on concerns the government may delay a new pricing policy that could stem losses in the firm's refining division.
Brazil hails centenarian artist Ohtake
Japanese-born, naturalised Brazilian artist Tomie Ohtake is being honoured after celebrating her 100th birthday this week, with the Sao Paulo gallery named after her and other venues holding major retrospectives.