Jennifer Stumm, an American viola player baed in London, founded the Ilumina Festival in São Paulo last year to connect international artists with Brazilian musicians from disadvantaged backgrounds. The scheme yielded immediate results: half...Show More Summary
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - The number of Asian soybean rust fungus cases in Brazil has nearly doubled from the previous year due to heavy rainfall in the south triggered by El Niño, according to industry data.
Vale has been removed from index of companies with the best social and environmental performance in Brazil. ||| Sao Paulo - Vale SA, the world’s biggest iron-ore miner, was cut from an index of companies with the best social and environmental performance in Brazil. Show More Summary
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - The destruction of Brazil's Amazon forest, the world's largest intact rainforest, increased by 16 percent in 2015 from a year ago as the government struggles to enforce legislation and stop illegal clearings.
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Clients have withdrawn funds equivalent to about 3.5 percent of assets under management at Grupo BTG Pactual SA over the past two days, a source with knowledge of the bank's strategy on Thursday. Redemptions from...Show More Summary
Brazil's Central Bank keeps its key interest rate unchanged at 14.25 percent to battle anticipated inflation. ||| São Paulo - Brazil's Central Bank kept its key interest rate unchanged at 14.25 percent on Wednesday, in a move aimed at...Show More Summary
Brazil's Grupo Pactual scrambles to contain fallout from the arrest of its billionaire boss on Wednesday. ||| São Paulo - Brazil's Grupo Pactual scrambled to contain fallout from the arrest of its billionaire boss on Wednesday, tapping...Show More Summary
A recent police raid on an illegal weapons factory in Sao Paulo netted some interesting items. The group involved were producing bombs, submachine guns, pistols, shotguns as well as.50 cal rifles. An odd little open-bolt automatic rifle:...Show More Summary
Pimp My Carroca is a scheme where artists in Sao Paulo celebrate recycling and rubbish collectors by customizing their carts. The post Brazil’s rubbish collectors get their rides pimped appeared first on Springwise.
Lead of the upcoming "Deadpool" film shared a special teaser to excite fans for the upcoming Comic-Con Experience Sao Paulo.
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazil's environmental assets exchange BVRio on Tuesday launched an app that promises to help foreign traders and buyers of Brazilian timber make sure the product hasn't been illegally logged.
The internet has been a firestorm of curse words and chimichangas ever since it was announced that Ryan Reynolds would officially don the red-and-black of Marvel’s kookiest superhero, Deadpool, in feature-film form. Reynolds has been relishing in every opportunity he has given to talk directly to the cameras in promos and give us glimpses of The […]
With only a couple short months until his debut in theaters, Deadpool is making sure that the world is ready for the ride of their lives. His next stop in his badwill tour is Comic Con Sao Paulo, and to make sure the attendees are getting...Show More Summary
This small apartment in Sao Paulo, Brazil, boasts a lot of character and an interesting layout. Designed by Conseil Brasil for a young couple, the 829-square-foot crib is a makeover of a home that originally had two bedrooms. “The walls...Show More Summary
Ryan Reynolds suits up in his 'Deadpool' costume to announce a big surprise for Sao Paulo Comic Con next month.
Deadpool has personally invited his fans to join him at CCXP Brazil in Sao Paulo for the Fox panel on December 4th.
Corinthians absolutely thrashed Sao Paulo 6-1 in the Sau Paulo derby this weekend. And their fourth goal was a bit special; a real team golazo. Brazilian football is in a bit of a state of flux, and the glorious joga bonitas feel like...Show More Summary
A Brazilian woman’s longtime home on the outskirts of São Paulo was on the verge of collapse, its dilapidated condition threatening the structural integrity of two neighboring structures. Since she already owned the property and didn’t want to move away from family and friends who live nearby, her son commissioned Terra e Tuma architects to […]
GT.Notifier is your all in one reminder and notification system. The app has a huge number of uses, including: Where’s my bus (available only for the city of Sao Paulo – Brazil) – You can track your bus quickly and conveniently. You can also follow the movement of buses on the map – live. SMS […]
In impoverished parts of the city, students fight back against closures they fear will limit access to education.