Economy

    Federal Police agents visit Odebrecht

    Brazil’s Odebrecht Bribe Bug Has Already Infected 11 Countries

    Despite their different political affiliations and ideologies, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos, former Brazilian ...

    Protesters clash with police during Brazil's general strike - Tomaz Silva/ABr

    The 35 Million-Strong General Strike that Stopped Brazil in Its Tracks

    Amid record levels of unemployment and a terribly unpopular government, unions and citizens from ...

    A Uber driver in Brazil

    Brazil Congress Moves to Derail Uber and Company

    Brazil’s lower house of Congress voted Tuesday to give cities greater power to regulate ...

    Tropical Forest Institute (IFT) in action at the city Paragominas, Pará state

    Brazil’s Former Minister Wants Farmers and Environmentalists United to Save the Amazon

    Former Brazilian Environment Minister Izabella Teixeira has made an impassioned plea for a “new ...

    Man cleaning building's window

    Brazil’s Outsourcing Bill Divides Employers and Workers

    The lower house of the Brazilian Congress passed a bill to allow companies to ...

    Brazilian president meets kitchen crew after barbecue with foreign ambassadors - Beto Barata/PR

    Presidential Barbecue Tries to Save Brazil’s Meat Reputation Before the World

    Brazilian President Michel Temer is trying to reassure foreign trade partners that the corruption ...

    Cattle being killed in Brazil

    Something Rotten in the State of Brazil: The Meat they Eat

      Meat producing giants JSB SA and BRF SA are among dozens of meatpackers ...

    Lula talks to the crowd at Avenida Paulista - Ricardo Stuckert/Instituto Lula

    Despite Street Protests Brazil President Goes Ahead with Pension Reform

      Brazil’s president Michel Temer and senior lawmakers are still unwavering in their support ...