Brazil Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Korean Women Golfers Fired Up by Olympic HopesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Chosun Ilbo

    ... but challenging it is to be an Olympian," Yang said. Golf is making a comeback as an official Olympic sport in Brazil next year, 112 years after it was last seen in the 1904 Olympics in St. Louis, the U.S. Why is being part of the Olympics worth so ...

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  2. You Can't Block Apps on the Free and Open Brazilian InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Eff.org

    Brazil's Marco Civil law contains vigorous language intended to protect free expression, and a stable, secure and neutral network in Brazil. But as we have noted before , such laws must be interpreted and enforced appropriately to be effective.

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  3. Photo exhibition featuring Beijing scenery kicks off in BrazilRead the original story

    Monday | Xinhuanet

    Visitors look at exhibited photos at a Beijing tourism photo show in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, March 2, 2015. A photo exhibition featuring the scenery in Beijing kicked off here on Monday.

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  4. Destination mix up sends passenger to wrong countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Stuff.co.nz

    A Ghanaian man has taken a 3000-kilometre detour after getting a ticket for the wrong plane in South America. All was going to plan when he safely made it from Ghana to Guarulhos International Airport in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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  5. Webb Gets A Win at Brazil SuperEnduroRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Cycle News

    ... Train in the Maxxis FIM SuperEnduro Championship. Webb battled hard and rode to a 1-2-3 finish in Belo Horizonte, Brazil at the penultimate round of the series, although it wasn't Blazusiak that he battled with. The reigning AMA EnduroCross Champion ...

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  6. Cody Webb Wins Superenduro In BrazilRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Paddock Talk

    The penultimate round of the Maxxis FIM World SuperEnduro took place this weekend in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, and it was RPM/KTM Racing's Cody Webb's turn to stand on top the podium. It was an action packed night of racing on a tight and technical track on which Webb obviously felt strong as he rode fast and smooth for the overall win of Moto 1 battling Jonny Walker, David Knight and Taddy Blazusiak.

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  7. Ultra-luxury Rio development around US$25M golf course encroaches on protected nature preserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | National Post

    ... we do that legitimizes the changes and marginalizes the critics." Mr. Monteiro acknowledged golf was not popular in Brazil, but said having a world-class public course would be a boon to tourism as there were two million golfers in the world. The ...

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  8. Petrobras Doubles Planned Asset Sales to $14 Billion to Cut DebtRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | The Washington Post

    Petroleo Brasileiro SA, the world's most- indebted publicly traded oil company, plans to sell $13.7 billion in assets in the next two years after a corruption probe limited access to overseas debt markets. The sales will reduce leverage, improve cash flow and allow the Rio de Janeiro-based producer to focus on developing its most prolific fields in Brazil, it said in a statement Monday.

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  9. Rafael ends title droughtRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | The Telegraph

    Buenos Aires : Rafael Nadal won his first title in nearly nine months, beating Juan Monaco 6-4, 6-1 to win the Argentina Open. It was Nadal's 65th career crown on all surfaces, moving him into sole possession of fifth place on the Open Era all-time list led by the 109 titles of American Jimmy Connors.

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  10. Petrobras to sell $13.7 billion in assets in 2015 and 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Reuters

    Petroleo Brasileiro SA plans to dispose of as much as $13.7 billion in assets this year and next as part of efforts by Brazil's largest state-controlled company to reduce debt and protect cash. ) raised the target for assets sales from the $5 billion to $11 billion originally included in its $221 billion, five-year capital spending plan unveiled in February last year.

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  11. Technip awarded flexible pipe contract for Lula Alto field in BrazilRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | World Oil

    Technip was awarded a subsea contract from Tupi BV for the ongoing development of the Lula Alto field, in the Santos basin pre-salt area, Brazil. The contract covers the supply of around 200 kilometers of flexible pipes and associated equipment, including gas lift, gas and water injection, gas export and production lines.

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  12. UPDATE 1-Petrobras to sell $13.7 bln in assets in 2015 and 2016Read the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Reuters

    Petroleo Brasileiro SA plans to dispose of as much as $13.7 billion in assets this year and next as part of efforts by Brazil's largest state-controlled company to reduce debt and protect cash. In a securities filing on Monday, the oil company commonly known as Petrobras raised the target for assets sales from the $5 billion to $11 billion originally included in its $221 billion, five-year capital spending plan unveiled in February last year.

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  13. Cult leader Barnard was with long-time follower when caughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Star Tribune

    A Minnesota cult leader accused of raping girls and young women was found hiding out in Brazil with a woman who had been a member of his congregation since she was in her teens. Victor Arden Barnard, one of the most wanted fugitives in the country, was arrested this weekend, along with a woman the local media identified as 33-year-old Maria Cristina Cajazeiras Liberato, a Brazilian-born member of his River Road Fellowship.

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  14. New research aims to refine increasingly popular plastic surgery...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Science Daily

    ... of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). Fernando Serra, MD, and colleagues of Pedro Ernesto University Hospital, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, evaluated changes in the gluteus muscle in women undergoing placement of silicone implants to improve the shape of the ...

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  15. Report: Corinthians, Cruzeiro and Sao Paulo eye Manchester United full-back RafaelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Sambafoot

    Tuttomercato claims that the 24 year-old could be allowed to move on at the end of the season and may be set to return to Brazil. Rafael has made just nine appearances for United this term and with reports linking the Manchester-based club with a move for Southampton's Nathaniel Clyne, it seems likely that manager Louis van Gaal is preparing a change.

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  16. Brazilians in Europe: Coutinho strikes againRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Sambafoot

    England: Coutinho haunts City again Only a week after his stunning strike against Southampton, Coutinho was the hero for Liverpool against Manchester City with the winning goal. The young Brazilian pinged an unstoppable shot into the top corner as Liverpool won 2-1.

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  17. Aerolineas Argentinas takes delivery of first A330-200Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Air Transport World

    ... Embraer E-175s it has on order during a Wednesday delivery ceremony at Embraer's headquarters in Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil.... More Embraer plans to continue building current generation E-Jets through 2020 and expects to deliver about 400 more ...

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  18. Airberlin appoints Alfred Tacke to board of directorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Air Transport World

    ... Embraer E-175s it has on order during a Wednesday delivery ceremony at Embraer's headquarters in Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil.... More Embraer plans to continue building current generation E-Jets through 2020 and expects to deliver about 400 more ...

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  19. ACI: Cargo rises 4.7%; passenger traffic up 5.1% in 2014Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Air Transport World

    ... rising 6.4% YOY to approximately 372 million passengers, "largely attributed to the burgeoning domestic markets of Brazil, Mexico and Colombia," ACI said. "In previous years mature markets of North America and Europe experienced modest growth levels ...

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  20. VLM Airlines to place SSJ100s in service in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Air Transport World

    ... Embraer E-175s it has on order during a Wednesday delivery ceremony at Embraer's headquarters in Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil.... More

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