BRASILIA (AFP) – Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro on Friday (July 3) watered down a law requiring the wearing of face masks in public places to…View More Coronavirus: Bolsonaro dilutes law requiring face masks be worn in Brazil
SAO PAULO (Reuters) – A union representing workers at planemaker Embraer filed a lawsuit on Friday seeking to dismiss the company’s board, after a $4.2…View More Embraer union sues to oust planemaker's board after failed Boeing deal
BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Tuesday signed a presidential decree to extend an emergency monthly stipend of 600 reais ($110) to informal…View More Bolsonaro signs decree extending emergency aid to Brazilians
BRASILIA (REUTERS) – Deforestation of Brazil’s Amazon rainforest was worse than previously reported in 2019, revised government data showed on Tuesday (June 9), during the…View More Brazil deforested 10,000 sq km of Amazon rainforest in 2019, up 34%
BRASILIA (Reuters) – Inflation in Brazil is on course to fall to an all-time low this year as Latin America’s largest economy sinks, giving the…View More Has inflation, Brazil's eternal bogeyman, finally been slain?
RIO DE JANEIRO/SAO PAULO (REUTERS) – Brazil drew further criticism for its handling of the coronavirus pandemic on Monday (June 8) after it published contradictory…View More Brazil 'driving in the dark' on COVID-19 as data scandal deepens
SAO PAULO (REUTERS) – Brazil registered 37,312 total coronavirus deaths while overall cases in the country reached 685,427, according to data from the health ministry…View More Brazil reports total of 37,312 coronavirus deaths, says health ministry
BRASILIA/SAO PAULO (REUTERS) – Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has failed in managing the coronavirus crisis, teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg said on Friday (June 5),…View More Brazil's Bolsonaro 'failed' on coronavirus, says climate activist Greta Thunberg
RIO DE JANEIRO (AFP, BLOOMBERG) – Brazil’s death toll from the novel coronavirus has surged past 34,000 to become the third-highest in the world, surpassing…View More Brazil coronavirus toll surges to third-highest in world
RIO DE JANEIRO (AFP) – Brazil on Friday (May 29) reached 27,878 coronavirus deaths, official figures showed, surpassing the toll of hard-hit Spain and making…View More Brazil Covid-19 death toll hits 27,878, surpassing hard-hit Spain
RIO DE JANEIRO (AFP) – Brazil’s death toll from the new coronavirus surpassed 25,000 on Wednesday (May 27), as the country emerged as the latest…View More Coronavirus: Brazil death toll tops 25,000
BRASILIA/RIO DE JANEIRO (REUTERS) – Brazilian federal police on Tuesday (May 26) raided the residences of Rio de Janeiro’s right-wing Governor Wilson Witzel as part…View More Brazil police raid Rio governor's residences amid Covid-19 probe
WASHINGTON/BRASILIA (Reuters) – The White House on Monday brought forward by two days restrictions on travel to the United States from Brazil as the number…View More U.S. brings forward travel ban as Brazil surpasses its daily death toll
RIO DE JANEIRO/BRASILIA (REUTERS) – Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said he was unwilling to see his family get “screwed” because of his inability to change…View More Brazil President Bolsonaro says in video he tried to change police to prevent family being 'screwed'