SAO-PAULO Top Stories

Reuters: SAO PAULO, Aug 24 (Reuters) - Samarco Mineração SA, the Brazilian iron ore joint venture that stopped operations after a dam burst last year, plans to seek bondholder consent to change terms on $2.2......
Public Technologies: (Source: Sporting Kansas City) At the start of the season, Ualefi did not expect to play for Sporting Kansas City in 2016. The 22-year-old Brazilian signed for the Swope Park Rangers in January after spending the entirety of his young career in his home...
PR Newswire: SAO PAULO, Aug. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- UOL BoaCompra - Latin America's cross-border payments pioneer - is excited to announce today a strategic partnership to expand the acclaimed GOG.com digitial distribution platform to Brazil. GOG.com's Brazil portal will...
The Roanoke Times: RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The last medals have been handed out, the athletes have all gone home and the fireworks at Rio de Janeiro's Maracana stadium are fading into memory. Now Brazil's real drama begins. Just days after the closing ceremony of the Rio Olympics,...
Reuters: SAO PAULO, Aug 24 (Reuters) - Nippon Steel and Sumitomo Metal Corp is working on a plan to split Usinas Siderúrgicas de Minas Gerais SA (Usiminas) into two separate units, in a last ditch attempt to end a two-year battle with Techint Group for control of the...
Reuters: By Bruno Federowski SAO PAULO, Aug 24 (Reuters) - Most Latin American stock markets tracked prices of commodities lower on Wednesday as traders remained on the sidelines ahead of U.S.Federal ReserveChairJanet Yellen's speech on Friday. Major regional...
Public Technologies: (Source: IowaCorn Growers Association) Iowa Corn farmer-leaders Pam Johnson and Julius Schaaf traveled to Sao Paulo, Brazil last month to represent MAIZALL, the international maize alliance, at the 2016 Global Agribusiness Forum. MAIZALL is a coalition of...
Bloomberg: The Ibovespa fell to the lowest level in two weeks as Brazilian commodity producers followed a drop in commodity prices. State-controlled oil giant Petroleo Brasileiro SA, known as Petrobras, dropped as crude slid on industry data...
Bloomberg: The real weakened as a decline in commodity prices damped the outlook for raw-material exports, offsetting optimism over the passage of a budget bill that was seen as a partial victory for Brazil’s government. The currency slid 0.2 percent to 3.2481 per...
Press TV: Brazil's Supreme Court has dismissed claims by suspended president, Dilma Rousseff, and her defense team about irregularities in a session in Congress, during which senators voted to open an impeachment trial against her. Chief Justice of the Supreme Court...
Public Technologies: (Source: TAPSGPS SA) Between September 23 and September 25, TAP is offering you flights at special prices from Lisbon and Porto to several destinations in Europe, Africa and America. Fly to Madrid, São Paulo, Bogotá, New York, Tangier, Paris, Brussels and...
Bloomberg: One of Brazil’s best performing hedge funds is looking to capitalize on a fledgling economic recovery after reaping lucrative gains by betting on companies that were largely recession-proof. Constellation Investimentos e Participacoes Ltda., based in Sao...
Public Technologies: (Source: AFC - Asian Football Confederation) August 22 Sydney FC have secured the services of Brazilian forward Bobo (pictured, right) ahead of the 2016-17 A-League season. The 31-year-old most recently played for Brazil's Gremio, but has spent the bulk of his...
Reuters: SAO PAULO, Aug 23 (Reuters) - Mexico's peso deepened losses on Tuesday after Standard & Poor's cut the country's sovereign credit outlook to negative, while other Latin American currencies weakened......