Around 2,000 indigenous people from different Brazilian tribes demonstrated in Brasilia demanding that the government speeds up the demarcation of their lands.
Brazil still has a long way to go in the field of ecotourism. There are accounts of people being accidentally bitten, and on one occasion, a man retaliated by punching the dolphin
This year’s survey shows Google ranking top, followed by YouTube, Facebook and Microsoft.
A judge on Brazil’s Supreme Court authorized new corruption investigations this week involving dozens of the country’s most powerful politicians
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva said on Tuesday that he is “prepared” and “ready” to run for re-election in the 2018 election
A Brazilian judge has revealed the names of dozens of politicians to be investigated over alleged involvement in a huge bribery scandal.
Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay are starting a revision process that could lead to the ousting of Venezuela from the trade group.
Brazil's Temer job on the line: Electoral Court could force him out of office on campaign financing
The scandal of Brazilian meat companies, including JBS and BRF, is far from forgotten. Still under investigation, the meat market in Brazil is suffering from the effects of the bribes and tainted meat accusations.
Bigger interest rate cuts are an option for Brazil's central bank signaling an emphasis on supporting the economy as inflation falls faster than expected.
More than 190,000 attended the two-day festival that showcased more than forty national and international musical attractions.
Some of the biggest consumers of Brazilian meat have suspended imports over allegations that companies have been selling unsafe produce for years.
Latin America’s biggest corruption scandal is shaking the continent’s political establishment.
Considering survey results from only women, the number grows to 78 percent, while among men it is 71 percent. When applying a filter by race and color, the numbers found are similar.
This week, Brazil’s prosecutor general requested new investigations into dozens of politicians based on plea-bargain testimony from executives at Odebrecht
It is unlikely that Brazil will be able to pursue a prominent role in the international arena before 2019.
Brazil's top prosecutor has asked the Supreme Court to open 83 new investigations into politicians as part of a long-running corruption probe involving state oil giant Petrobras
Much of the ire revolves around the centerpiece of Mr. Temer’s austerity drive: his success in persuading the scandal-ridden Congress to impose a cap on federal spending for the next 20 years.
Brazil has been in recession for two years, the latest figures show, marking the deepest economic decline since records began.
For Finance Minister, Henrique Meirelles, the government's austerity measures have brought back investor confidence and boosted the economy.
The EUBrasilCloudFORUM has just released its Preliminary Research Roadmap on cloud computing, providing an in-depth analysis of the current situation of research collaboration in cloud computing between Europe and Brazil
Mexican politicians are saber rattling against the US agriculture sector, and it looks like Argentina is ready to fill the gap.
At least 48 towns or cities in eight Brazilian states have canceled Carnival festivities this year because they are suffering from the worst recession in the country’s recent history.
No matter how many hours one plans to revel in the Carnival festivities, certain things should be considered, and the first is which blocos to attend.
Does being handed money every month—no strings attached—sound attractive? The residents of a small town in Brazil are finding out.
This week sees the Rio Music Conference once again in Rio de Janeiro, followed by a music festival scheduled to take place during Carnival
Ross Teverson, manager of the four crown-rated Jupiter Global Emerging Markets fund believes Mexico could be a rich hunting ground for opportunities this year.
Brazilian President Michel Temer took office five months ago after the impeachment and political humiliation of the country’s first female political leader, Dilma Rousseff
What to expect when the presidents of Brazil and Argentina meet
South America’s biggest economies want to work more closely together. That will not be easy
Brazilian Finance Minister Henrique Meirelles said on Wednesday that his country is returning to a path of growth and will manage to escape recession in the first quarter of 2017.
Espirito Santo, Brazil's fourth-smallest state, with 2 percent of national population, also is one of the country's most fiscally fit.
In just two years a state budget crisis has cut off all public funding for scientific work. Facing ‘doomsday’ scenario, scientists consider fleeing Brazil
Brazil's Finance Minister Henrique Meirelles has admitted that the government is going to revise its official forecast for this year's GDP growth
With some planning and good weather, it is possible to hit the highlights in ten days and still not have to rush too much.
As recession continues, Brazilian businesses head to Paraguay that is positioning itself as low-cost manufacturing hub
A constitutional amendment passed by the Senate last month is being called “the end of the world” amendment by its opponents. Why? Because the consequences of the amendment look disastrous — and long lasting.
Part of the reason prison violence is so common in Brazil is that conditions in most of the country’s penitentiaries are barbarous.
The project seems to be working. At the start, 75% of male participants said men’s responsibilities included childcare, by the end, 100% agreed.
Finance Minister Henrique Meirelles says it is important 'not to implicitly transfer the state debt problem to the Union'.