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The Independent: War is declared, not for the first time, between France and Britain. The conflict might be called “Michelin star wars” or the gastronomic empire strikes back. French chefs and culinary experts have long been infuriated by the “World’s 50 Best Restaurants...
The Charlotte Observer: The tang of Jose Luis Cutrale’s orange juice factory permeates the air in the Brazilian town of Araraquara. For visitors who make the 173-mile trek northwest from Sao Paulo, the aroma is a welcome respite from the stench that normally emanates from the...
RTE: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is confident GabrielPaulista has what to takes to become a top centre-back in the Barclays Premier League, and will not be the next Brazilian 'PlayStation' player like David Luiz. The 24-year-old completed a permanent...
NZ Herald: SAO PAULO (AP) " The IndyCar Series opener scheduled for March in Brazil was canceled after public prosecutors warned it would cost the local government too much and waste public funds, organizers said on Friday.The government said......
Xinhua: BRASILIA, Jan. 30 (Xinhua) -- Brazil registered a primary deficit in 2014, the first since records have been kept, the Central Bank said Friday. Last year's deficit valued at 32.536 billion reals (12.324 billion U.S dollars) accounted for 0.63 percent of gross...
noodls: (Source: Arsenal Holdings plc) Arsène Wenger has revealed that Gabriel is not the first Brazilian centre back he has signed. The manager's first South American capture actually came in 1995 when he was in charge of Japanese side...
noodls: (Source: PFA - Professional Footballers' Association) Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is confident GabrielPaulista has what to takes to become a top centre-back in the Barclays Premier League, and will not be the next Brazilian 'PlayStation' player like...
Sporting Life: The 24-year-old completed a permanent transfer from Villarreal earlier this week following international clearance, with Costa Rica striker Joel Campbell heading in the other direction on loan for the rest of the season as part of a deal said to be worth...
Belfast Telegraph: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is confident GabrielPaulista has what to takes to become a top centre-back in the Barclays Premier League, and will not be the next Brazilian 'PlayStation' player like David Luiz. [TICON-A SLIDESHOW] The 24-year-old completed a...
Reuters: (Adds OAS statement) SAO PAULO Jan 30 (Reuters) - A Brazilian state court on Friday seized an 8.9 percent stake in Investimentos e Participações em Infraestrutura SA owned by construction group OAS SA, alleging the debt-ridden builder is in imminent risk of...
The Independent: Arsène Wenger is ready to give new arrival GabrielPaulista his debut against Aston Villa on Sunday, after revealing that the Brazilian was signed in part because of his excellent statistics. Arsenal paid Villarreal £12m for defender Gabriel, who does not...
Reuters: SAO PAULO Jan 30 (Reuters) - Roberto Barbuti, who was the co-head of investment banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch's Brazilian unit until October last year, left the firm last week to pursue other interests. Barbuti's...
Reuters: SAO PAULO Jan 30 (Reuters) - Brazilian construction group OAS SA, struggling with rampant debt and the impact of a...