Brazilian warplanes are dumping water on the burning forest in the state of Rondonia.
Six states in Brazil’s Amazon region request military help to combat record fires.
A court in southern Brazil has forbidden ex-Barcelona striker Ronaldinho from selling 57 of his real estate properties due to an unpaid environmental fine and other debts, a Brazilian newspaper reported on Monday.
Peru will produce a far better performance in the Copa America final against Brazil than their 5-0 defeat by the hosts earlier in the tournament, midfielder Yoshimar Yotun said after his side stunned holders Chile 3-0 in the semi-finals.
In June, during his visit to Argentina, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro advocated the creation of the peso-real, a single currency for Argentina and Brazil, which could later extend to all Mercosur member countries.
The EU and four South American countries have signed a milestone trade agreement. It’s a clear signal to the US president about the importance of free trade.
Neymar is expected to be sidelined for four weeks by the ankle injury that has ruled him out of the Copa America with Brazil, his club Paris Saint-Germain said Saturday.
Australia’s participation in the Copa America is not yet confirmed but would be a “fantastic” opportunity for the Socceroos to test themselves against some of the best players in the world, coach Graham Arnold said yesterday.
Neymar has been replaced as captain of the Brazil national team for next month’s Copa America by Paris St Germain team mate Dani Alves, the country’s football federation (CBF) has said.
Supporters of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro marched on Sunday in support of his agenda and against lawmakers whom they see standing in his way, adding to tensions between the far-right leader and Congress.
The FBI is investigating corporate giants for allegedly paying kickbacks.
Brazil is home to more than half of the world’s plant and animal species, but its ecological paradises are facing growing threats from big business and criminal outfits who have found a champion in far-right President Jair Bolsonaro, experts say.
A Spanish court acquits former Barcelona president Rosell, who spent nearly two years in pre-trial custody, of money laundering.
A Brazilian appeals court on Tuesday reduced leftist former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva’s 12-year sentence for bribery and money laundering.
Executives at Vale SA quashed efforts to audit one of the company’s mining dams.
Brazilian territory will not be used to militarily intervene in Venezuela, says Mourão.
International condemnation of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro grew on Sunday after he deployed troops to block foreign aid convoys, with Brazil branding it criminal and urging allies to join a “liberation effort” of the South American nation.
Global food companies Danone and Dairy Partners Americas Brasil (DPA), partly owned by Nestle
Brazilian police arrest 5 people in connection with the iron-ore waste dam collapse.
Firefighters call for the evacuation of the Brazilian town hit by a deadly mudslide.
At least 34 people are killed after a tailings dam collapsed Friday afternoon.
Brazil would be one of the top 50 in which to do business, says Jair Bolsonaro.
Brazil to add the Trans-Amazonian Highway to the list of projects for privatisation.
Brazil and Argentina have agreed to work together to modernise Mercosur.
Brazil’s government will seek to classify “invasions” of farmland as akin to terrorism.
Brazilian President to issue a decree, to make it easier for citizens to own a gun.
Bolsonaro gives his government secretary restrictive powers over NGOs.
Army captain-turned-politician Jair Bolsonaro has been sworn in as Brazil’s president.
Brazil’s business community presses Bolsonaro to make good on campaign promises.
Emerging countries suffer a setback and will outgrow developed economies later.