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Tech Roundup Jan. 24, 2020: São Paulo's industry 4.0 plans taking shape. The end of electric scooter rental? Brazilian startups attract record investments in 2019

PowerJan 24, 2020

What Bolsonaro wants from India

The Brazilian president will take part in...

Brazil DailyJan 24, 2020

Is a Bolsonaro v. Moro clash inevitable?

Bolsonaro v. Moro. How Brazil prepares for coronavirus. And...

Latin AmericaJan 23, 2020

Is democracy weakening across Latin America?

The latest report from The Economist Intelligence...
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Power Jan 23, 2020

Brazil’s anti-crime bill takes force, but doubts remain

One of the anti-crime bill's most controversial...
Solid waste could be a goldmine for Brazilian companies

Environment Jan 23, 2020

Solid waste could be a goldmine for Brazilian companies

Brazil's recycling policies and statistics have traditionally...
Authorities disagree on possible coronavirus case in Brazil

Brazil Daily Jan 23, 2020

Authorities disagree on possible coronavirus case in Brazil

We're covering today the suspected coronavirus infection...
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Podcast Jan 22, 2020

Explaining Brazil #92: PCC, Brazil’s uber-powerful criminal brotherhood

Founded by eight inmates of a São Paulo prison,...
Beer giant ambev lawsuit dispute 116-year-old shares Brazil

Business Jan 22, 2020

Brazilian beer giant convicted in dispute over 116-year-old shares

Brazilian brewing giant Ambev is facing a bill of...
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Brazil Daily Jan 22, 2020

Freedom of the press under attack as Greenwald charged

Glenn Greenwald charged in latest attack on press freedoms....

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President Bolsonaro (L) and Justice Minister Moro. Photo: Alan Santos/PR

Brazil Daily Jan 24, 2020

Bolsonaro v. Moro. How Brazil prepares for coronavirus. And how the government is silently getting closer to privatizing Petrobras
Authorities disagree on possible coronavirus case in Brazil

Brazil DailyJan 23, 2020

Authorities disagree on possible coronavirus case in Brazil

We're covering today the suspected coronavirus infection...
glenn greenwald indicted hacker 2017

Brazil DailyJan 22, 2020

Freedom of the press under attack as Greenwald charged

Glenn Greenwald charged in latest attack on press freedoms....
Unemployment in Brazil is here to stay, says ILO

Brazil DailyJan 21, 2020

Unemployment in Brazil is here to stay, says ILO

Good morning! We’re covering today the latest ILO report on...
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Brazil WeeklyJan 20, 2020

Hollywood-esque prison break raises security at Brazilian border

Good morning! This week, we are covering a Hollywood-esque...

Brazil DailyJan 17, 2020

With new freight table, Bolsonaro hopes to appease truckers

The new freight table: will it avoid a new...

Brazil DailyJan 16, 2020

The latest scandal in Bolsonaro’s cabinet

The latest scandal in Jair Bolsonaro's cabinet. The imminent...

Brazil DailyJan 15, 2020

Trump keeps OECD promise to Bolsonaro

The most recent twist in Brazil's quest...
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    POWER

    The Brazilian president will take part in India's Republic Day celebrations—and hopes to improve bilateral relations and trade between the two countries
    Brazil India trade relations

    PowerJan 23, 2020

    Brazil’s anti-crime bill takes force, but doubts remain

    One of the anti-crime bill's most controversial...

    PowerJan 17, 2020

    Brazilian culture secretary loses job after paraphrasing Goebbels

    Sitting upright at his desk, the culture secretary addresses...

    PowerJan 16, 2020

    Human rights for some in Jair Bolsonaro’s Brazil

    Despite fears from activists, human rights was...
    Brazil's labor reform is being overhauled by the courts

    Power Jan 12, 2020

    Brazil’s labor reform is being overhauled by the courts

    Changes to Brazilian labor laws have been on the...
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    Power Jan 12, 2020

    Bolsonaro’s lawyer: Workers’ Party “uses courts to create a political narrative”

    Known for some time in Brazil’s political corridors for...
    Justice Minister Sergio Moro. Photo: Alan Santos/PR

    Power Jan 11, 2020

    New type of judge splits opinions in Brazil’s justice system

    Approved in the recent "anti-crime law," the...

    BUSINESS

    Brazilian brewing giant Ambev is facing a bill of over BRL 300 million over an equity dispute that dates all the way back to World War II, involving Germany,...
    Beer giant ambev lawsuit dispute 116-year-old shares Brazil

    BusinessJan 21, 2020

    Brazil is updating its investment agent regulation. What comes next?

    As Brazil’s financial markets blossom, the entire investment industry...

    BusinessJan 17, 2020

    Minimum freight table: a Trojan horse for truckers?

    With minimum freight prices codified in law,...

    BusinessJan 14, 2020

    New franchising law opens the door to more foreign investments

    A quarter of a century on, Brazil...

    CARTOONS

    Cartoons Jan 23, 2020

    Glenn x Prosecutors

    Cartoons Jan 16, 2020

    Australia vs. Amazon

    Cartoons Dec 05, 2019

    Leo and the Amazon

    Cartoons Nov 28, 2019

    Flamengo triumphant

    Cartoons Nov 21, 2019

    Racism in Brazil?…No way!

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