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Rio cleaners have swept up more than 18 tons of Carnival trash since ending an eight-day strike at the weekend, authorities said Monday.
According to E! Brazil, the rapper arrived in Rio de Janeiro early Saturday morning and was quite the delightful visitor by being very polite to those he interacted with and posing for selfies with everybody from the young fans to the local celebrities.
AgRural, a local farm consultancy, lowered its 2013-14 Brazilian soybean crop view by 1 million metric tons to 86.0 mmt in the latest in a long line of forecast revisions following disappointing late-season weather.
Storage and data giant EMC has announced its latest investment in Brazil with the launch of a facility dedicated to analysis and reporting of online fraud across Latin America.
Global Logistic Properties Ltd. will acquire a portfolio of 34 assets in Brazil from BR Properties S.A. for $1.36 billion, or a 9.4% yield.
Rio de Janeiro, March 10: Brazil President Dilma Rousseff has reiterated her concern about racism in football after a spate of incidents involving Brazilian players and officials.
Business tycoon and board chairman of the World Trade Centre in Accra, Togbe Afede XIV, will be leading a delegation of prominent business professionals from Ghana to participate in a trade and investment mission in Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paolo, Brazil, from the 29th of March to 3rd April 2014.
With its picturesque views of Rio de Janeiro, the Christ the Redeemer statue atop the Corcovado Mountain draws visitors from around the globe every year.
The sleepy state of Bahia in Brazil has long been a magnet for culture vultures who flock to its capital, Salvador, to wander along its World Heritage streets, dance to Afro-Brazilian beats and marvel at its baroque churches.
Paul McCartney's website finally made it official on March 9 and announced the first date of his 2014 Out There! tour will begin in South America.
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.
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.