Monthly Archives: December 2019

Singer Juliano Cezar Dies During Concert in the Countryside of Paraná

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Juliano Cezar, 59, died in the early hours of this Tuesday, December 31st, after suffering a cardiac arrest while...

Spain Declares Three Bolivian Diplomats ‘Persona Non Grata’

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Spanish government yesterday declared three members of the Bolivian diplomatic body as 'persona non grata' in response to...

Santa Catarina State has the Best Sea Water Quality in Brazil

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - If for years on end the State was already regarded as the best in the country to spend the holidays,...

Commodities at Their Highest Since 2018 due to Greater Optimism

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - With 2020 on the horizon, commodities are at their highest level in over a year. From oil to copper,...

Magazine Luiza Holding “Fantastic Sale” on Friday With up to 70 Percent Discounts

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Magazine Luiza has announced that it will offer discounts of up to 70 percent next Friday, January 3rd, the...
Brazil,President Jair Bolsonaro has had a rocky first year as leader of Brazil.

Rocky First Year for Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro

SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The year of 2019 was the first year of Brazil’s right-wing Jair Bolsonaro’s presidency. Contradicting expectations, Bolsonaro did not soften...

Brazilian Cotton Exports Break Record in the Midst of Trade war

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazilian cotton exports rose 42 percent in a record season driven by China, which decided on Brazil's products before...

Lula Sues Owner of Havan After Being Called a ‘Boozer’

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Ex-president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva filed a lawsuit against Havan stores owner Luciano Hang for libel and slander. The...

Brazil Fines Facebook R$6.6 Million for Data Leak in Cambridge Analytica Affair

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil has decided to fine Facebook R$6.6 million (US$1.6 million) for the data leak from at least 443,000 Brazilian...



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