Economy

President Wants to Welcome Again Foreigners to Own Land and Airlines in Brazil

Brazilian President Michel Temer will propose legislation to lift restrictions on foreign ownership of ...

The End of Brazil’s Richest Man: Bald and in Jail

Former Brazilian billionaire Eike Batista was arrested upon arrival at the Tom Jobim/Galeão International ...

Inter-American Court Rules Against Slave Work in Brazil

The International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) has welcomed a call from the International Labor ...

Despite Efforts, Brazil’s Corruption Ranking Gets Worse

  Brazil ranks 79th among 176 countries in a world ranking of perceived corruption ...

Oil Rig

Brazil’s Black-Gold Fortune Was Nothing But Fool’s Gold

The process of growth and modernization in Brazil in the last fifteen years has ...

Asprational Power

Brazil’s Rule-Taker Role and Its Inability to Become a Rule Maker

Book Review: Aspirational Power: Brazil on the Long Road to Global Influence by David ...

Brazilians protest in São Paulo against PEC 55 - Vladimir Platonow/ABr

Brazil Sets Itself Up for 20 Years of Lean Cows

As of Tuesday, December 13, Proposed Constitutional Amendment (PEC) 55 – formerly PEC 241 ...

Older people will suffer with the new budget amendment - Marcos Santos/USP Imagens

The Temer Administration Wants to Put Brazil in a Straitjacket for 20 Years

Brazilian President Michel Temer has been trying to take drastic steps to address the ...

São Paulo under a full moon - Paulo Pinto/Fotos Públicas

While Some Call Brazil’s 20-Year Freeze, Shock Therapy, Foreign Markets Are Cheering

Brazilian President Michel Temer is a step closer to cementing his long-term austerity plan ...