BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s real fell to a record low on Thursday beyond 4.35 reais per dollar, as weaker-than-expected retail sales figures earlier in the…View More Brazil's real hits new record low below 4.35 per dollar
BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s real slumped on Thursday to within sight of its all-time low against the dollar, despite the central bank’s signal a day…View More Brazil real tumbles close to record low despite central bank signal, rate futures rise
Ricardo Salles questions the role of famous Amazon forest defender as he ‘advanced his own interests’. Brazilian environmental groups have blasted President Jair Bolsonaro’s environment…View More Brazil minister blasted for calling Amazon defender 'irrelevant'
As controversial new leaders find their feet and crises continue, here are the stories to look out for this year. Upcoming polls: El Salvador presidential…View More Latin America in 2019: Stories to watch
Families search for answers after muddy sea of debris sweeps everything in its path and kills more than 80 people. Brumadinho, Brazil – Rose Silva sat…View More Brazil dam disaster: 'Dead or alive, we just want to know'
Hundreds of people missing, feared dead as collapsed dam unleashes wave of mud at iron ore mine in Minas Gerais state. Brazilian firefighters said on…View More Brazil dam collapse: 300 missing, 40 confirmed dead
SAO PAULO (AFP) – A frequent and fiery critic of Brazil’s media, President Jair Bolsonaro declared on Wednesday (Jan 22) he would no longer speak…View More Brazil president Jair Bolsonaro says no more media interviews
BRASÍLIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Culture Secretary Roberto Alvim was sacked on Friday after posting a video in which he appeared to copy a speech by…View More Brazil removes culture secretary after video echoes Goebbels
SAO PAULO (Reuters) – China’s Fosun International Ltd (0656.HK) has decided to cut stakes or even divest completely from two financial firms it controls in…View More China's Fosun to reduce stakes in two Brazilian financial firms: source
BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro said on Tuesday he will talk to the foreign minister about Iran’s decision to summon Brazil’s charge d’affaires…View More Brazil's Bolsonaro to discuss Iran with foreign minister
SAO PAULO (AFP) – Denise Vicentin looks in the mirror and bursts into tears. After losing her right eye and part of her jaw to…View More Low-cost prosthesis gives Brazil cancer survivor a new face
BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s public sector finances improved further in November, central bank figures showed on Monday, as the deficit as a share of the…View More Brazil's primary deficit shrinks again, now smallest in over a year
BRASILIA (Reuters) – S&P Global Ratings could boost Brazil’s sovereign rating if a cut in its deficit as a percentage of GDP is confirmed, according…View More Brazil could get S&P rating upgrade if deficit cut confirmed: lead analyst
SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday that U.S. President Donald Trump told him in a phone conversation that his administration…View More U.S. won't levy threatened tariffs on Brazil steel, Trump told Bolsonaro