Brazil Newswire

Brazil Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Brazil.

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  1. Here's How Much The Market Trusts PetrobrasRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Forbes.com

    I've written about Brazil pre-Lula and post-Lula and spent the last five years covering all aspects of the country for Dow Jones, Wall Street Journal and Barron's. Meanwhile, for an undetermined amount of time, and with a little help from my friends, I will be parachuting primarily into Brazil, Russia, India and China.

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  2. Neymar to miss Brazil's Copa America warmup matchRead the original story

    25 min ago | Nerve News

    " Dunga's team will prepare for the tournament by playing Mexico in Sao Paulo on June 7 and Honduras in Porto Alegre three days later." Rio de Janerio, June 2 - Barcelona forward Neymar will miss Brazil's Copa America warmup game against Mexico on June 7 due to the Champions League final, the country's football federation said.

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  3. Neymar to miss Brazil Copa America warmupRead the original story

    57 min ago | Xinhuanet

    Barcelona forward Neymar will miss Brazil's Copa America warmup game against Mexico on Sunday due to the Champions League final, the country's football federation said on Monday. The 23-year-old will join his national teammates on Monday, two days after Barcelona's clash with Juventus in the Uefa Champions League final in Berlin.

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  4. Korean Air to provide code-sharing flights for BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Korea Herald

    ... able to offer its customers more convenient traveling schedules in which they can travel to more cities and areas in Brazil. Korean Air currently provides flights from Incheon International Airport to Sao Paulo. (Yonhap)

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  5. UPDATE 2-Petrobras sells $2.5 bln in 100-year bonds as debt costs riseRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... a 5-year export financing loan of 3 billion reais ($945.3 million) for its unit Petrobras Distribuidora SA from Brazil's second largest private sector bank Banco Bradesco SA. Red Cross members help a migrant after he disembarked in Sicily, and more ...

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  6. Katie Kelly's rapid course to Rio 2016 ParalympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Katie Kelly and guide Michellie Jones celebrate the win at the Yokohama World Paratriathlon Event in Japan on May 16. Katie Kelly is on a rapid course to compete on the world stage, after being classified legally blind in January. The 40-year-old Macquarie resident has her sights on making the Australian team for the first ever Paralympic triathlon event at the 2016 Summer Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro.

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  7. UPDATE 1-Petrobras sells $2.5 bln in 100-year bonds as debt costs riseRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    Brazilian state-run oil company Petrobras said on Monday it has sold $2.5 billion in 100-year bonds, as its cost of borrowing surged in the wake of a giant corruption scandal and concern about its soaring debt, one of the world's largest. Petroleo Brasileiro SA, as the company is formally known, sold the 6.85 percent bonds due in June 2115 at 81.07 percent of face value to yield 8.45 percent.

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  8. Brazil prosecutors investigating ex-football confederation leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Prosecutors have launched an investigation against Ricardo Teixeira, former president of the Brazilian Football Confederation for alleged crimes including money-laundering and fraud, officials said Monday. The charges stem from alleged corruption toward the end of Teixeira's presidency, between 2009 and 2012, but the investigation is being conducted "completely under wraps," Marcelo del Negri, a federal government spokesman, told AFP.

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  9. H.I.G. Capital buys Barcelona warehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PE Hub

    H.I.G. Capital, a leading global investment firm, announced that an affiliate has completed the financing of the acquisition of a 48,000 square meters, high-quality warehouse in the outskirts of Barcelona for an undisclosed amount. The transaction represents H.I.G. Capital's 17th real estate investment in Europe since the start of 2013.

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  10. TMZ: UFC's Rousey responds to Shaq boastRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | UPI

    Not everyone would have the upper hand in a fight with a man standing more than seven feet high and weighing 325 pounds, but Shaquille O'Neal says he could last more than 45 seconds against Ronda "Rowdy" Rousey . "Ronda Rousey...I could last 45 seconds with Ronda Rousey," O'Neal said on TNT .

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  11. Major Lazer's 'Peace Is the Mission' as ephemeral as Caribbean snowRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    After enduring the dullest tracks on Major Lazer's new album, "Peace Is the Mission," it's sometimes tough to remember that there was a time when its founder, superstar producer Diplo, was awesome. In a recent interview with legendary producer Rick Rubin, Diplo seeks a new future.

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  12. Q&A: Sara Hendershot '10, 2012 OlympianRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Princetonian

    Sara Hendershot '10, a standout rower at Princeton, came in fourth place at the 2012 Olympics by an incredibly slim margin and is now getting ready to compete one more time at that level in Rio de Janeiro next year. The Daily Princetonian sat down to talk with her about her journey from college to now, and how she's approaching her chance to claim an Olympic medal.

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  13. Brazil students make art out of trash plucked off Rio shoreRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    A sculpture of a dolphin with a tire caught around its neck is exhibited at Rio de Janeiro Federal University as part of an exhibit titled "The Sea Isn't Made for Fish," in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, June 1, 2015. Art students have taken advantage of a material they have in endless supply _ trash _ to create an exhibition that aims to draw attention to the fetid state of the city's Guanabara Bay, where the Olympic sailing events are to be held next year.

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  14. Brazilian Booking Site Hotel Urbano Is Confident It Will Turn a Profit This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Skift

    Opportunities to gain a bigger slice of the travel booking pie in Latin America abound, and local companies like Hotel Urbano are best positioned to do grab one. Hotel Urbano, the online travel agency that was the top recipient of venture capital funding in Brazil last year, is on the cusp of generating its first profit, one of its founders said.

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  15. Lat Am presidents take anti-corruption positionsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... whom were arrested were from Latin America and the Caribbean: It is embarrassing for the region." On Thursday, Brazil's Justice Minister Eduardo Cardozo said they were looking at possible tax evasion and money laundering within Brazil. Brazil ...

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  16. News in Photos: Woman killed by lion, love locks removed from French bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Laguna News Post

    ... as astronauts during a dachshund parade in St. Petersburg, Russia on Saturday. ART BRINGS AWARENESS TO DIRTY WATER IN BRAZIL - A sculpture of a dolphin with a tire caught around its neck is exhibited at Rio de Janeiro Federal University as part of ...

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  17. Brazil: Students make art out of trash plucked off Rio coast-Image1Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CottageCountryNow.ca

    Art students at a Brazilian university have taken advantage of the trash they have in endless supply to create an exhibition that aims to draw attention to the fetid state of Rio de Janeiro's Guanabara Bay, where Olympic sailing events are to be held next year. Around 30 students at the Rio de Janeiro Federal University used plastic bottles, tires, old flip flops, plastic helmets, scratched CDs, old tubes and plastic supermarket bags to make sculptures of ocean fauna including an octopus and dolphins.

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  18. Wheelchair soccer team practices ahead of international championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... revving up their motorized wheelchairs as they train ahead of the South American championships. Roselle Chen reports. Brazil may be known as a soccer powerhouse, but a team of co-eds hope to make the country champions of a different, but related ...

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  19. Bethe Correia: I will make 'farce' Ronda Rousey 'cry in pain' at UFC 190Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | MMAFighting.com

    The Brazilian bantamweight, who takes on "Rowdy" on Aug. 1 at Rio de Janeiro's UFC 190 , told Ariel Helwani on Monday's edition of that she's planning on making Rousey cry in pain during their five-round title fight at the HSBC Arena. "Ronda, you're not the superheroine you think you are.

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  20. LDS siblings receive mission calls to Sao Paulo on the same dayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Deseret News

    A brother and sister are both headed to Sao Paulo, Brazil, as missionaries for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. A YouTube video shows them opening their calls on the same day.

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