|In major blow to Brazil, US suspends meat product imports|
Added: 23.06.2017 0:34 | 0 views | 0 comments
The United States says it is halting all imports of Brazilian beef because of safety concerns.
|First Chikungunya-infected Aedes aegypti mosquitoes found in Brazil|
Added: 22.06.2017 23:58 | 6 views | 0 comments
While more than 13,000 cases of Chikungunya viral disease were reported in Brazil in 2015, scientists had never before detected the virus in a captured mosquito in this country. Now, researchers have identified a mosquito -- caught in the Brazilian city of Aracaju -- that's naturally infected with the East-Central-South-African (ECSA) genotype of Chikungunya.
|Brazil's top court rules it can reject graft probe plea bargains|
Added: 22.06.2017 21:19 | 9 views | 0 comments
Brazil's Supreme Court ruled on Thursday that it has the right to reject plea bargains made in corruption probes, potentially undercutting investigations that have threatened President Michel Temer's government.
|Santos staying positive as Lucas Lima to Barcelona rumours swirl|
Added: 22.06.2017 17:23 | 2 views | 0 comments
Lucas Lima is being heavily linked with a move to Barcelona and Santos coach Levir Culpi thinks his departure could be good for the Brazilian club. Reports in Catalan and Brazilian media suggest Lucas Lima, out of contract at the end of the year, is set to sign a deal at Camp Nou imminently. It ...]
|Foxconn set to discontinue Brazil manufacturing operations|
Added: 22.06.2017 12:12 | 8 views | 0 comments
The firm appears to be giving up on the country following promises of $12bn investment.
|Brazilian president says he built warm ties with Putin|
Added: 22.06.2017 11:28 | 4 views | 0 comments
Brazilian President Michel Temer says he has built warm ties with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin.
|Barcelona move for Vitinho approved by Palmeiras boss Cuca|
Added: 22.06.2017 10:48 | 3 views | 0 comments
Barcelona have been linked with signing Vitinho from Palmeiras and the Brazilian club's coach Cuca has given his blessing. Vitinho, 19, came through the ranks at Palmeiras and made two appearances in their Campeonato Brasileiro triumph in 2016. Reports in Brazil suggest the midfielder could be set to spend the next year on loan at ...]
|Juventus closing in on Nice left-back Dalbert|
Added: 22.06.2017 9:00 | 2 views | 0 comments
Brazilian media outlet Globo Esporte understands Serie A champions Juventus have made a move for Nice left-back Dalbert, adding that negotiations over a possible summer transfer are at a very advanced stage. Dalbert has been linked with a Serie A switch on several occasions before, but Inter Milan were unwilling to match the €15 million ...]
|Fate of graft probe rests on Brazil top court vote on plea deals|
Added: 22.06.2017 6:03 | 15 views | 0 comments
Brazil's Supreme Court is expected to rule on Thursday whether terms of plea bargains struck in the nation's sweeping corruption probes can be revised by the full court, a move critics worry could sharply weaken the most potent weapon prosecutors wield in rooting out graft.
|Sao Paulo follows Rio's lead and cuts Carnival funds|
Added: 21.06.2017 21:38 | 3 views | 0 comments
Sao Paulo Mayor Joao Doria says Brazil's biggest city will slash public funding for the annual Carnival celebrations, following a similar step by Rio de Janeiro.