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Paraguay Announces Privatization of Asunción’s International Airport

Paraguay’s government announced this Monday, 17, that Asunción International Airport, will be privatized, reports the AP. This measure aims to create jobs and fight poverty in the country, according officials. “The priority projects of concession to the private sector (for … Continue reading

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Largo Resources to Start Exploring the World Biggest Vanadium Mine in Bahia

The Canadian mining Largo Resources should start exploring , next March, a vanadium mine located in an area of ​​92,549 square miles in the municipality of Maracas , Bahia State , that with this investment of R $ 555 will … Continue reading

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Brazil to Legalize Haitian immigrants

The Government of Brazil announced on Wednesday, 10, that will legalize the situation of Haitian immigrants who came to the country illegally through the border with Bolivia, and are waiting for a visa in the cities of Brasileia and Epitaciolândia, … Continue reading

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Brazil’s GDP to Grow 3,15%, Government Says

The Gross Domestic Product of Brazil is expected to grow 3.15% this year, according to projections made ​​by the monetary authorities of the country. The sector of the economy that should get more prominent growth is agribusiness, an increase of … Continue reading

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Near to 300,000 Brazilians Living Abroad Returned in the Last Five Years

The last survey conducted by the ministry of foreign affairs of Brazil on the number of Brazilians living abroad shows that it is greater than 2 and a half million people. The equivalent of almost the entire population of Uruguay. … Continue reading

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Brics: “Challenge is to Overcome Social and Economic Difficulties to Reach the Level of Advanced Countries”, says Dilma

After stating that the so-called BRIC (Brazil, Russia, china, India and South Africa) should not be affected by the economic crisis afflicting Europe, the president of Brazil, Dilma Rousseff, said today that the biggest bloc’s challenge is to overcome its … Continue reading

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Brazil, China to Sign Currency Swap Agreement

Brazil and China will sign tomorrow (26) currency swap agreement. Finance Minister Guido Mantega and Central Bank President Alexandre Tombini, will attend the ceremony of signing of the currency swap agreement with the Central Bank of China (People’s Bank of … Continue reading

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