RIO DE JANEIRO The skull of Luzia, the oldest known human fossil in the Americas, was found by researchers combing through debris at Brazil's National Museum, which burned down in September, the Museum said on Friday.
RIO DE JANEIRO/BRASILIA Brazilian far-right presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro said on Wednesday that electoral victory was "within reach" and his campaign team said it had now switched to "cruise control" as it seeks to avoid hiccups and glide to the finish line.
RIO DE JANEIRO/SAO PAULO Nationalistic and free market advisers to Brazil's right-wing presidential frontrunner are deeply split about the future of state-run oil company Petroleo Brasileiro, foreshadowing a showdown over divestments and fuel subsidies.
RIO DE JANEIRO The far-right front-runner in Brazil's presidential election, Jair Bolsonaro, has no plans to privatize oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA in the short term if elected, the president of his party told Reuters on Wednesday.
RIO DE JANEIRO, Oct 10 The far-right
front-runner in Brazil's presidential election, Jair Bolsonaro,
has no plans to privatize state-run oil company Petroleo
Brasileiro SA in the short-term if elected, the
president of his Social Liberal Party told Reuters on Wednesday.
RIO DE JANEIRO Brazilian farmers who break environmental laws in sensitive areas like the Amazon rainforest will face fewer fines for their infractions in a possible government of far-right front-running presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro, his top agriculture advisor told Reuters on Tuesday.
RIO DE JANEIRO, Oct 8 The main political adviser
to Brazil's far-right presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro said
he will work Monday to stitch together alliances with individual
lawmakers to ensure a runoff victory for the former Army
RIO, Sept 5 SBM Offshore has reached a
settlement to pay additional leniency fines of 200 million reais
($48.27 million) to Brazil's state oil company Petroleo
Brasileiro SA, Brazilian prosecutors said on
RIO DE JANEIRO/SAO PAULO A potential ban on the popular herbicide glyphosate in Brazil over concerns it may cause cancer in humans would be a "disaster" for the country's agricultural industry, Agriculture Minister Blairo Maggi said on Thursday.
RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug 9 Brazil's development bank
BNDES plans to sell up to 10 billion reais ($2.6 billion) in
stakes its investment holding company owns in local companies, a
senior executive said on Thursday.