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Tue, 21 May 2019 13:52:00 GMT
Brazil's e-visa program helped to make 2018 a record year for tourism
The introduction of Brazil's e-visa program last year led to a record 2018 for tourism in the country, according to the latest statistics from Brazil Tourism.

Tue, 21 May 2019 12:36:00 GMT
Brazil changes mind and will host the UN regional Climate Week in Salvador next August
Under pressure from a key political ally, Brazil’s ministry of environment said it will now host the United Nations' Latin America and the Caribbean Climate Week in Salvador in August. In a statement published on Sunday, the ...

Tue, 21 May 2019 09:51:00 GMT
Lula is in love and plans to marry once released from prison
Brazil's imprisoned ex-president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, still loved by large parts of the population, plans to remarry if he is released from prison, a former minister said. Lula, 73, a widower for the past two years, has b...

Mon, 20 May 2019 09:40:00 GMT
FBI investigating US and EU corporate giants for alleged corruption in medical gear supplies to Brazil
The U.S. FBI is investigating corporate giants Johnson & Johnson, Siemens AG, General Electric Co and Philips for allegedly paying kickbacks as part of a scheme involving medical equipment sales in Brazil, Brazilian investigato...

Mon, 20 May 2019 09:26:00 GMT
Eleven people killed in gang shooting in Brazil's northern city of Belém
A gang of gunmen reportedly attacked a bar in the capital of Brazil’s northern Pará state Sunday afternoon, killing 11 people. The state security agency confirmed late Sunday only that six women and five men died in the inc...

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