Brazilian GDP is declining

    Projection for Brazil’s Growth Shrinks Now to a Paltry 0.33%

    According to estimates from financial institutions polled weekly by the Brazilian Central Bank (BC), ...

    Factory in Brazil

    Brazil’s Finance Minister Dismisses News of Increasing Unemployment

    Guido Mantega, Brazil’s Finance Minister, said that in Brazil “employment is still on the ...

    Presidential candidates Dilma Rousseff, Marina Silva and Aécio Neves

    Less than a Month Before Brazil Elections There’s a Tie Between Two Leading Candidates

    A poll whose results were released on Wednesday, September 10, reports Brazilian President Dilma ...

    Brazilian prisoners

    With World’s Fourth Prison Population, Brazil Is Denounced by the UN

    Overpopulated cells, little access to the Justice system, the indiscriminate use of provisional premises, ...

    As for the soybean complex (grain, chaff and oil) the revenue fell from $3.6 billion to $3.1 billion

    Brazil’s Agricultural Exports Drop 12.5% When Compared to Last Year

    The balance sheet for Brazil’s agribusiness closed out August with a surplus of US$ ...

    Like all uncontacted tribal peoples, the Mashco-Piro face catastrophe unless their land is protected. © Jean-Paul Van Belle

    Missionaries Trying to Clothe Naked Amazon Indians Are Bringing Them Disease

    A highly vulnerable uncontacted tribe in the Amazon has been contacted by a missionary, ...

    Brazil's government-controlled oil company

    Brazil Opposition Blames Government for Robbing Petrobras to Stay in Power

    A jailed former executive at state-controlled oil multinational Petrobras Paulo Roberto Costa has reportedly ...

    Brazilian currency, the real

    Now, 0.48. For 15th Week in a Row Banks Lower Forecast for Brazil Growth

    Financial institutions’ projection for Brazilian economy growth, this year, remains in a downward spiral. ...