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This is Money: By FabioTeixeiraRIO DE JANEIRO, Feb 21 (Thomson ReutersFoundation) - After four years of silence, Ronaldo Soares received a startling text message from his estranged daughter one day last December. "Help me get out of here please", the 19-year-old texted...
China Daily: The Hong Kong Arts Festival, which is taking place through March 23, will introduce Marin Alsop, the artistic director of the Sao PauloSymphony Orchestra, as a person who has been "breaking the glass ceiling with her baton". It's a fitting description,...
Yahoo Daily News: By Tatiana Bautzer SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazilian conglomerate Odebrecht SA next week will ask its bondholders to accept losses of more than 70 percent from their bonds' face value as part of a restructuring, two sources with knowledge of the matter said on...
This is Money: By Tatiana Bautzer SAO PAULO, Feb 20 (Reuters) - Brazilian conglomerate Odebrecht SA next week will ask its bondholders to accept losses of more than 70 percent from their bonds' face value as part of a restructuring, two sources with knowledge of the matter...
Waco Tribune-Herald: GlobalForecast as of 18:00 GMT Wednesday, February 20, 2019 ————— City/Town, Country;Wednesday's Weather Condition;Wednesday's High Temp (F);Wednesday's Low Temp (F);Thursday's Weather Condition;Thursday's High Temp (F);Thursday's Low Temp (F);Thursday's Wind...
Yahoo Daily News: SAO PAULO (AP) — Officials in Brazil say that blood and urine tests conducted on firefighters searching...
Business Day: BrasiliaBrazilian President Jair Bolsonaro delivered his proposed pension overhaul to the Congress on Wednesday, aiming to save more than 1-trillion reais ($270bn) in a decade by changing tax rates, delaying retirement and creating individual savings...
Reuters: Stocks in Brazil steadied on Wednesday as market focus remained on the government's proposal for pension reform, which is aimed at helping curb the country's mounting fiscal deficit. Latin American currencies were mixed against a slightly softer dollar with...
PR Newswire: MONTREAL, Feb. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- BCA Research, the leading provider of independent global-macro research, today announced the additions of Jing Sima and Chester Ntonifor to its team of senior strategists. Jing Sima will serve as Vice President, Managing...
Kentucky New Era: PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--févr. 20, 2019--2018 fut l’année de la croissance soutenue pour Sigfox, premier réseau 0G mondial, confirmant ainsi sa position de leader dans le domaine de la collecte de données IoT et la position de son réseau en tant que standard de...
Business Day: Sao Paulo/DetroitFord Motor Company said on Tuesday it will close its oldest factory in Brazil and exit its heavy commercial truck business in South America, a move that could cost more than 2,700 jobs as part of a restructuring meant to end losses...
PR Newswire: Riders across the largest BikeShare Scheme in the Western World benefit from an intelligent, efficient and data-driven user experience LONDON, Feb. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- StageIntelligence, the leading Artificial Intelligence (AI) platform provider for...
Korea Times: South Korean band BTS presents the award for Best R&B Album during the 61st AnnualGrammy Awards on February 10, 2019, in Los Angeles. AFP-Yonhap K-pop boy band BTS will carry out another concert tour of major cities in the United States, Europe and Japan...
The Guardian: Film about guerrilla fighter Carlos Marighella causes outrage in Brazil despite no release date being scheduled A film about a leftist Brazilian revolutionary, directed by Narcos star Wagner Moura, has been denounced by President Jair Bolsonaro and sparked...