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2 miracle women will attend pope canonization
The material that washed ashore in southwest Australia appears to not be from the missing Malaysian plane, officials said Thursday.
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Trip Tips: Brazil's beachless metropolis is a foodie's paradise
If your idea of Brazil is beaches and bikinis, SA o Paulo is not the place to go.
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The Japan Times
JAL ups the ante against ANA via alliances
The latest expansion of the oneworld global airline alliance is a boon to Japan Airlines Co.
19 hrs ago
Global clothing B2C e-commerce market: Clothes the number one product purchased online
The Internet has become an important tool for browsing or researching clothing products, whether the purchase is eventually made online or in a store.
Wed Apr 23, 2014
Brighton charity to teach Brazilian slum-dwellers photography
A charity is calling for support as it aims to target the forgotten favelas, or Brazilian slums, at this summer's football World Cup in Brazil.
Los Angeles Officials Blame Hotel Room Deficit for Slow Visitor Growth
The growth rate of hotel rooms and visitor numbers in big U.S. cities like NYC and Chicago outpace growth in LA making it difficult for the city to attract and then accommodate larger, more frequent groups and events.
The Jersey Journal
Justin Bieber's inadvertent international oops: Singer sorry for visiting Japanese war shrine
Justin Bieber has apologized to fans in China and Japan for unwittingly stopped to pray at a controversial shrine associated with a museum that defends Japan's aggression toward China during World War II.
Brazil spices New Orleans Jazz Fest 2014 with music, art, parades and more
Giant Brazilian snake invades New Orleans Jazz Fest 2014 . That's the tabloid headline for the smart cultural exchange that will bring nearly 100 Brazilian musicians, dancers, puppeteers, artists, and cooks to the New Orleans Fairgrounds, April 25 - May 4. And don't let the big snake frighten you.
Christian Science Monitor
From gunfights to 'mansions': Inside Brazil's smorgasbord of favelas
A woman walks down a street in a housing complex at the Rocinha slum in Rio de Janeiro March 13, 2014.
Adidas withdraws 'sexualised' Wor...
Adidas is withdrawing a series of risquA© Brazilian-themed T-shirts ahead of this summer's Fifa World Cup, after complaints that they encourage sex tourism.
Malaysian National News Agency
FIFA Confirms Sao Paulo Stadium For World Cup Soccer Opening
The Arena Corinthians Sao Paulo will be ready for the opening match of the World Cup Brazil-2014, the Secretary General of the International Football Federation , Jerome Valcke said.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Kaigai Lifestyle Properties Announces Addition of a Brazilian Development to its Portfolio
Turnkey villas being built in a beautiful, gated, country resort set in the picturesque lake region just outside Rio de Janeiro.
Brazil's Easter traffic problems spark World Cup worries
The fallout from Easter weekend in Brazil includes massive traffic tie-ups, delayed flights, and worries about transportation when it hosts the World Cup soccer tournament in July.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
How Obama lost friends and influence in the Brics
When Barack Obama took office, he pledged a new overture to the world's emerging powers.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Plan ahead to cope with booming migration to cities, say experts
A girl plays a game inside her home at a slum in New Delhi September 23, 2013. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee OXFORD, England By 2025, with urbanisation racing ahead, China will have at least 220 cities of more than a million people, and India will have at least 68, urban experts predict.
Online shopping across borders offers growth opportunities
Hamburg-based secondary research organization yStats.com reports in its new publication "Global Cross-Border B2C E-Commerce 2014": that the interconnectedness of the world through the Internet is providing opportunities for online merchants, payment processors, and delivery companies to grow apace with the growth of cross border online shopping.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Tetra Classic Aseptic. Naturally Fun.
Packaging Matters is MWV's study of the role of packaging in product satisfaction.
International Business Times
World Cup 2014: A Guide to Fortaleza
Fortaleza is the capital of Cear. It is one of the most important and the largest cities of Brazil.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
The Rio Times
Celebrating 2014 Easter in Rio and Brazil
With Easter rapidly approaching, it is time for Rio residents to start planning for this special holiday.
Archinect School Blog
Screen/Print #12: The Cairo Review's 'Future of the City'
The American University in Cairo is an institution focused on global diplomacy and policy, attracting journalists, politicians, lawyers, academics and experts from all over the world.