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Despite Improvement in the Fear Index, Brazilian People Are Far from Satisfied

The Fear of Unemployment Index reached 51.2 points in September, down 6.7 from June, ...

Brazil’s Jobless Rate is Close to 12%: 12 Million Are Unemployed

Brazil’s unemployment rate rose to 11.6% in the three months through July, the Brazilian ...

In One Year Brazil Crisis Adds 1.4 Million Job Losses

Job losses in Brazil accelerated in October to the fastest pace so far this ...

Brazil’s Finance Minister Dismisses News of Increasing Unemployment

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

Industrial Production in Brazil Falls to Lowest Level in Four Years

Brazil’s industrial production dropped last June, remaining at 39.6 points from a previous 48.4 ...

Brazil to Put the Brakes to Consolidate New Middle Class

One of the Brazilian president’s top aides, Gilberto Carvalho (“Secretaria-Geral da Presidência da República”), ...

Unemployment Rises to 7.2% in Brazil But Picture Is Still Bright

Brazil’s employment figures for January have just been released and Brazilians once again seem ...

Thank God for the Economic Crisis, Says Brazil’s Lula

Talking about the efficiency of the Brazilian economy president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva ...

Brazilian Union Workers Take Up to 50% Pay Cut to Keep Their Jobs

Metalworkers from Brazil belonging to unions from the country's powerhouse, São Paulo state, have ...

Crisis in Brazil: US$ 20 Billion Drop in Investments Means 70,000 Fewer Jobs

It's estimated that Brazil lost the equivalent of US$ 27.8 billion in investments from ...