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After over four hours of negotiations held at the Tribunal Regional do Trabalho on the afternoon of Saturday, March 8th, the street sweepers from Comlurb and the city reached an agreement ending the strike that began on Saturday, March 1st and saw trash overflowing in city during Carnival celebrations.
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The Brazilian online travel agency Hotel Urbano has gotten a 120 million Reais reservation from the powerhouse hedge fund investor Tiger Global Management and previous backer Insight Venture Partners .
File-This file photo from Tuesday May 3, 2011 by France's air accident investigation agency, the BEA, shows the flight data recorder from the 2009 Air France flight that went down in the mid-Atlantic.
A Gol Linhas Aereas Boeing 737-800, registration PR-GGY performing flight G3-1700 from Sao Paulo Guarulhos,SP to Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont,RJ with 67 passengers and 6 crew, was enroute when parts of the engine doors separated from the left hand engine .
A butcher stands by dozens of dead cattle, slaughtered to contain an outbreak of foot and mouth disease, at a ranch in Maringa, Parana state, Brazil, in 2006.
Rio de Janeiro, March 8 : Former Corinthians and Osasuna striker Alex Rossi has checked into a rehabilitation clinic in Brazil for a crack addiction.
A Uruguayan woman attending Brazil's Universidad Federal Latinoamericana who went missing last weekend was found dead with signs of being strangled, the university, known as Unila, said Friday.
Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder will head to South America for a trio of solo shows in Brazil in May. Vedder, who last month wrapped up a solo trek in Australia and New Zealand following Pearl Jam's stint headlining the Big Day Out Festival there, is set to play two dates at Sao Paulo's Citibank Hall on May 7 and 8 and Rio de Janeiro's Citibank ... (more)
German multinational Siemens and France's Alstom set up shell corporations in Uruguay as part of a scheme to pay kickbacks to officials at Brazilian state-owned companies who favored them in tender proceedings, O Estado de Sao Paulo daily said Thursday.
's stock had its "buy" rating restated by UBS AG in a research note issued on Friday, AmericanBankingNews.com reports.
Readers follow author Bruce Holdt's exploits as well as his reflections of experiences in another time and place in his new memoir/ travelogue simply entitled " Brazil ".
Brazil's central bank said on Thursday it will remain vigilant to minimize the risk of high inflation despite some moderation in price increases, signaling it may not be done raising interest rates just yet.
Celebrity Series of Boston will present the eclectic Brazilian sounds of The Assad Family on Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 8:00pm at New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall, 30 Gainsborough Street, Boston, MA.
Flamengo fans could cheekily proclaim that one of England's finest international footballers David Beckham supports them after the global star was pictured with their jersey on Wednesday night.
A teen sleeps near his Samba school float. Many of the workers live in the School borough, making this a family tradition, and not only a commercial service.
A TV cameraman was hospitalized in serious condition after being shot several times while he was covering a Carnival procession in the northeastern Brazilian city of Pedreiras, Bandeirantes television said Wednesday.