BRASILIA Brazilian police have referred two former executives of food processor BRF SA to federal prosecutors in an investigation into food safety that disrupted meat production in 2017, documents seen by Reuters showed on Monday.
BRASILIA Brazil's presidential front-runner Jair Bolsonaro would tackle chronic energy shortages by expanding nuclear and hydroelectric power in the Amazon despite environmental concerns, the adviser overseeing his infrastructure plans told Reuters.
BRASILIA, Oct 11 Far-right presidential
candidate Jair Bolsonaro plans to tackle Brazil's chronic energy
shortages head-on by expanding nuclear power and hydroelectric
energy despite environmental concerns over the impact of new
dams on the Amazon, the retired general devising his
infrastructure program told Reuters
SAO PAULO/BRASILIA The chief economic advisor to Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil's far-right presidential front-runner, is being investigated over accusations of fraud tied to the pension funds of state-run companies, federal prosecutors told Reuters on Wednesday.
BRASILIA Brazilian markets surged on Tuesday as stronger polling for far-right presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro and a Congressional farm caucus endorsement boosted expectations that he may block the leftist Workers Party from returning to power.
BRASILIA, Oct 2 Brazilian markets surged on
Tuesday as a Congressional farm caucus endorsement and stronger
polling for far-right presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro
boosted expectations that he may block the leftist Workers Party
from returning to power.
BRASILIA Brazilian celebrities who joined millions of women in a campaign against far-right candidate Jair Bolsonaro have been "brainwashed," with his low female support explained by women taking their time to shop around, his running mate told Reuters.
SAO PAULO/BRASILIA Jair Bolsonaro, the Brazilian far-right frontrunner for president, on Thursday was recovering from emergency surgery with no complications, but his running mate said his return to campaigning would be further delayed.
BRASILIA Brazil's top electoral court on Friday barred jailed former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva from running in this year's presidential because of his corruption conviction.
BRASÍLIA Brazil's Supreme Court will rule as soon as possible on several challenges to the constitutionality of a law imposing minimum freight prices, but no ruling will come on Monday, Supreme Court Justice Luiz Fux said.