Brazil

Neymar joins Messi and Ronaldo in Kazan mural club

Neymar joins Messi and Ronaldo in Kazan mural club

Published 05/07/2018

KAZAN, Russia (Reuters) - It has been a busy World Cup for Kazan’s mural artists and in the early hours of Thursday morning they were [more…]

China’s regional jet gold rush hits regulatory turbulence

China’s regional jet gold rush hits regulatory turbulence

Published 26/06/2018

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China’s regional jet market is struggling to get off the ground as Beijing slows approvals for new airlines, industry executives say, dashing [more…]

Soccer: Neymar shines on Brazil return, Spain draw after De Gea…

Soccer: Neymar shines on Brazil return, Spain draw after De Gea…

Published 04/06/2018

BARCELONA (Reuters) - Brazil talisman Neymar returned in style with a dazzling goal in a 2-0 World Cup warm-up win over Croatia and Spain goalkeeper [more…]

Reluctant record holder hopes for release from notoriety

Reluctant record holder hopes for release from notoriety

Published 29/05/2018

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - The names of World Cup record holders are like a roll-call of footballing greats and every four years players such as [more…]

Brazil deal to end truckers’ strike rattles Petrobras investors

Brazil deal to end truckers’ strike rattles Petrobras investors

Published 28/05/2018

BRASILIA/SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Petrobras shares plunged 15 percent on Monday after Brazil’s government offered new fuel subsidies and softened the oil producer’s pricing policy [more…]

‘Alien asteroid’ may be the oldest object in the solar system

‘Alien asteroid’ may be the oldest object in the solar system

Published 21/05/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An “alien asteroid” that circles the sun in the giant gas planet Jupiter’s orbital path, but hurtling in the opposite direction, is [more…]

How Canada’s Brookfield snatched bargain assets amid Brazil panic

How Canada’s Brookfield snatched bargain assets amid Brazil panic

Published 21/05/2018

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Rampant corruption scandals and a deep recession soured many foreign investors on Brazil in recent years, but one Canadian group saw [more…]

Motor racing: Carpenter wins Indy 500 pole, Patrick seventh

Motor racing: Carpenter wins Indy 500 pole, Patrick seventh

Published 20/05/2018

(Reuters) - Hometown favorite Ed Carpenter won pole for next week’s Indianapolis 500 on Sunday, topping 230 miles per hour to help restrict Danica Patrick [more…]

Dollar surge bringing emerging market rate cut cycle to a halt

Dollar surge bringing emerging market rate cut cycle to a halt

Published 07/05/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - A resurgent dollar and higher borrowing costs are smashing through Argentina and Turkey’s currencies like a wrecking ball and raising the likelihood [more…]

Brazil gymnastics coach accused of sexual abuse

Brazil gymnastics coach accused of sexual abuse

Published 03/05/2018

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - A sexual abuse scandal is engulfing Brazilian gymnastics this week as a former national coach has come under investigation for allegedly [more…]