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Brazil exports murder-tainted illegal logging: Greenpeace

Companies in France, the Netherlands and the United States were the biggest importers in the last year.

For former crack addict, Brazil's trash offers hope

Fabiana Silva, who lived in one of Sao Paolo's cracklands for 16 years, now works as a garbage collector to ...

Vietnam's coffee export plunge could raise global supply concerns

Lower outflow from Vietnam, coupled with falling exports from Brazil, could reduce the downward pressure on prices created by ample stocks in importing nations.
July 13, 2017 | 04:17 pm GMT+7

L'Oreal finalizes sale of The Body Shop

L'Oreal sold The Body Shop for one billion euros ($1.1 billion).
June 27, 2017 | 04:34 pm GMT+7

US halts Brazil beef imports, citing food safety concerns

1.9 million pounds (861,825 kilograms) of Brazilian beef products were refused entry to the U.S.
June 23, 2017 | 09:09 am GMT+7

Brazil plea-bargain testimony says president took $4.6 mln in bribes

'This is easily the worst moment in Brazil since we returned to democracy.'
May 20, 2017 | 10:12 am GMT+7

Brazil protesters, police clash in first general strike in decades

Unions said the strike was a success and pointed to adherence by millions of workers in key sectors. 
April 29, 2017 | 08:24 am GMT+7

Vietnam beats Brazil to top global coffee exports in March

Vietnam exported 2.8 million bags of coffee last month, topping Brazil's shipments of 2.71 million bags.
April 12, 2017 | 07:10 pm GMT+7

'Worst is over' for Brazil's meat scandal: minister

The problem is isolated and that Brazilian products represent no danger.
March 24, 2017 | 08:25 am GMT+7

Vietnam puts Brazilian meat imports on the table

The move comes after accusations that Brazilian meat exporters are selling substandard products.
March 23, 2017 | 12:14 pm GMT+7

Top robusta exporter Vietnam may face coffee drain in May-June - Intimex

Traders and roasters are stocking up ahead of a projected shortfall in global output this year.
March 14, 2017 | 08:45 pm GMT+7

Bid to reduce Amazon reserves corresponds with mining proposals - WWF

Brazil’s forests are under pressure not only from mining but also expansion of agriculture, creation of large dams and timber harvesting.
February 24, 2017 | 08:29 pm GMT+7

Indika Live Samba Concert

Come and enjoy the music of carnival.
February 08, 2017 | 01:40 pm GMT+7

Shooter kills 11, himself in Brazil New Year's party rampage

The shooter is believed to have been angry over a split with his wife and their son.
January 02, 2017 | 08:56 am GMT+7

Greek ambassador to Brazil murdered by wife's cop lover: police

Family's vacation turned into a tragedy.
December 31, 2016 | 09:47 am GMT+7