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Brazil pushes plans for mining on tribal lands to European diplomats

Brazil's government on Friday said it was pushing ahead with plans to allow mining on tribal lands, briefing European diplomats on proposals that have drawn criticism from indigenous advocates in Brazil and overseas.

Brazil's consumer inflation above central bank target on meat prices

Brazilian consumer prices rose at a faster pace in 2019 and exceeded economists' forecast, mainly led by higher meat prices, government statistics agency IBGE said on Friday.

Brazil's Supreme Court overturns censorship of Netflix show

Brazil's Supreme Court on Thursday overturned an injunction against Netflix Inc that had prevented the video streaming service from showing a domestically-made controversial Christmas special that depicts Jesus as gay.

Brazil weighs policy to cushion impact of oil price spikes in fuel costs

The Brazilian government is studying a mechanism that would cushion the potential impact of spikes in international oil prices on local fuel prices, energy minister Bento Albuquerque said on Thursday.

Brazil central bank monitoring impact of Iran-U.S. conflict

老虎机技术打法Brazil's central bank chief, Roberto Campos, said on Thursday that policymakers are monitoring tensions between Iran and the United States to understand how they may affect inflation forecasts, and cited recent sharp swings in commodity prices.

Fires in Amazon forest rose 30% in 2019

老虎机技术打法The number of fires in the Amazon rainforest grew 30.5% in 2019 from the previous year, according to data released by space research agency INPE on Wednesday.

Brazil cancels Davos trip for President Bolsonaro, citing security

老虎机技术打法Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro has canceled a planned trip to the World Economic Forum in Davos this year, presidential spokesman Otavio Rego Barros told reporters on Wednesday.

U.S.-China trade deal could hurt Brazil soy exports: Brazil farm official

Brazil could lose some recent gains it made in the global soy market during the U.S.-China trade war if those two countries reach a deal to end their dispute, a Brazilian Agriculture Ministry official said on Wednesday.

Brazil's Bolsonaro favorable to privatizing postal service: spokesman

Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro would like to privatize the country's postal service immediately, but will wait for the technical analysis by development bank BNDES, presidential spokesman Otavio Rego Barros said.

Iran summons Brazil's charge d'affaires in Tehran after Soleimani comments

老虎机技术打法Iran has summoned Brazil's Chargé d'Affaires in Tehran after the government in Brasilia expressed support for the United States in the "fight against the scourge of terrorism" following the death of an Iranian general in a U.S. drone strike.

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