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Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:43:00 GMT
Brazilian stocks topped 100.000 points for the first time on the Bolsonaro syndrome
Brazilian stocks topped 100,000 points for the first time Monday, on hopes for progress in President Jair Bolsonaro's promised pro-market reforms. The Ibovespa, the country's main index in Sao Paulo, hit an intra-day record of ...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:36:00 GMT
Two of kind meet this Tuesday in the White House full of reciprocal praise
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, on his first official visit to Washington, declared himself an unabashed admirer of the United States and said he was seeking a new era of close relations after what he called decades of anti...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:32:00 GMT
Brazil waives visa requirements for US, Canada, Australia and Japan visitors
The Brazilian government on Monday waived visa requirements for visitors from the United States, Canada, Australia and Japan, a measure to boost tourism that was first temporarily adopted before the Rio Olympics in 2016.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:28:00 GMT
Maracaná stadium returns to the government of Rio do Janeiro; private contract cancelled
Rio de Janeiro state says it is taking over the running of Brazil's Maracanã stadium, canceling the contract of a private consortium. Governor Wilson Witzel said the decision would take effect on 17 April but would not disrupt...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:17:00 GMT

Brazil's Vale iron ore miner ordered to suspend operations in two more dams
Brazilian court has ordered Vale SA, the world's largest iron ore miner, to suspend operations at two more dams, demanding that it prove the structures are stable. The court decision dated Friday is the latest in a series of or...

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