BRASILIA/SAO PAULO A Human Rights Watch report on Tuesday found that more than 300 people have been killed over the past decade in conflicts over the use of land and resources in the Amazon, many by organized criminal networks profiting from illegal deforestation.
SAO JOSE DOS CAMPOS, Brazil, Sept 12 Embraer
hopes to see more orders for its newest passenger
plane by the end of the year, an executive said on Thursday, as
Boeing readies to take over the Brazilian planemaker's
commercial jets division in what could mark the next phase of
its rivalry with Airbus.
SAO PAULO Brazilian automaker CAOA reached an initial agreement to buy Ford Motor Co's plant in Sao Bernardo do Campo, the companies said on Tuesday, but CAOA could slash 1,300 jobs, according to the union representing the plant's workers.
SAO PAULO Investor optimism is on the rebound in Brazil after the government made progress on a pension reform bill, shifted its focus to tax reform and has cut interest rates to record lows, even as Mexico's outlook deteriorates.
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Aug 15 Colombia's Avianca Holdings
said on Thursday that internal investigators are looking into
potential bribery, as the airline had in the past given free
tickets and free upgrades to government officials of several
SAO PAULO Brazilian planemaker Embraer on Wednesday swung to a $7.2 million profit in the second quarter as higher revenue at its executive jets business offset lower commercial jet sales, but still played down hopes of turning a profit in 2019.
SAO PAULO Four inmates in northern Brazil were suffocated to death on Tuesday as they were being transported from a violent prison where 57 others were killed on Monday in an orgy of gang-related bloodletting, authorities said.
WASHINGTON/BRASILIA/SAO PAULO President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he will pursue a U.S. trade agreement with Brazil, suggesting a friendly relationship with President Jair Bolsonaro could help lower trade barriers between the two biggest economies in the Americas.