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by BrazilGovNews published Aug 04, 2016 05:52 PM, last modified Aug 04, 2016 05:52 PM
Leisure

Brazilian Parks are major draw for Adventure Tourists

Event brings together travellers interested in discovering natural attractions

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 19, 2018 04:23 PM News
Environment

Amazon deforestation down by 12% in 2 years

As of 2018, Brazil has a total 92 million hectares in protected continental and maritime areas

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 17, 2018 08:22 PM News
by BrazilGovNews published Oct 17, 2018 06:31 PM News
by BrazilGovNews published Oct 16, 2018 06:26 PM News
ECONOMY

Service sector grows 1.2% in August

IBGE reported that revenue has also grown compared to July

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 16, 2018 06:05 PM News
HUMANITARIAN ACTION

Workshops train professionals to receive refugees

Applications must be submitted by 19 October. Training sessions will take place from 25 to 27 October and are free and open to the general public

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 16, 2018 01:50 PM News
HEALTH PROTECTION

Brazil creates foot-and-mouth disease barrier on border with Venezuela

Measure has no set term, will continue until the neighbouring country can control and eradicate the disease

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 15, 2018 10:30 PM News
ENERGY

Ten companies receive authorisation for permanent oil field offering

Brazil has 844 exploration blocks available at the first stage, 158 of which can already be put into operation

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 15, 2018 09:50 PM News
PUBLIC SECURITY

Presidential decree creates task force to fight organised crime

Group will have representatives from multiple ministries, Federal Police, Federal Highway Police and Armed Forces

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 15, 2018 07:25 PM News
by BrazilGovNews published Oct 15, 2018 04:56 PM News
AVIATION

Embraer launches high-tech, performance-enhanced aircraft

Aircraft will be on display between 16 and 18 October during a business jet industry event in the US

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 15, 2018 04:15 PM News
AGRICULTURE

Brazil to produce 238 million tons in next grain harvest

Estimate from the National Supply Company indicates a 4.7% increase since last year

by Ezequiel Eckhardt Trancoso published Oct 11, 2018 03:35 PM News
EXPORTS

Agribusiness trade balance hits US$ 7.1bn surplus in September

Soybean, meat and pulp saw record sales for the month

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 10, 2018 08:40 PM News
Culture

Frankfurt Book Fair features 3 Brazilian writers

Works celebrate cultural diversity and have had editions translated

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 10, 2018 10:39 AM News
BUSINESS

Shoe trade generates US$ 162 million abroad

Brazil sells footwear to 160 countries

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 09, 2018 09:20 PM News
CLIMATE CHANGE

Global warming reports received Brazilian input

Debate in South Korea emphasised the need for all countries to make changes to achieve global temperature reduction targets

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 09, 2018 04:05 PM News
SAFRA

Agricultural and Livestock Plan loans up 32% in Q3

Expansion in rural credit is likely to drive higher crop productivity

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 08, 2018 02:39 PM News
LAW

Brazil declares support for the International Criminal Court (ICC)

Document was signed by Foreign Minister Aloysio Nunes Ferreira and chancellors from 34 other nations

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 08, 2018 02:31 PM News
Human rights

Brazil grants nationality to two stateless sisters

Measure contributes to reducing statelessness in the world, which affects 10 million people

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 05, 2018 02:52 PM News
Fight against hunger

UN praises Brazilian school meal experience as model for other countries

More than 20 nations have developed policies inspired by Brazil, according to the entity's Centre for Excellence against Hunger

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 03, 2018 04:41 PM News
SOCIAL SECURITY

Brazil-US social security agreement comes into force

Agreement allows time worked outside one’s country to be counted for purposes of retirement by age or disability and bereavement benefits

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 03, 2018 10:41 AM News
Bilateral relations

Brazilian technicians to go to France to learn more about innovative agricultural practices

Trip is part of a technical cooperation agreement between the two countries

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 02, 2018 10:50 AM News
BRAZIL AT THE UN 2018

Brazilian President defends integration between countries, 2030 Agenda and immigration at the UN

As tradition dictates, the Brazilian Head of State opened the discussions of the General Assembly. Check out the main topics covered

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 01, 2018 05:01 PM News
Energy

Measure reduces government royalties to encourage extended oil and gas production

Companies may pay reduced rates if they choose to continue investing in fields with at least 25 years of operation

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by BrazilGovNews published Sep 30, 2018 06:00 PM News
Agriculture

Brazilian sends mission to Asia and the Middle East in search of new markets

Authorities managed to create new audiences for Brazilian products

by BrazilGovNews published Sep 30, 2018 05:00 PM News
Tourism Market

Brazil attends 23rd Latin America International Tourism Fair

Event is being held through 2 October in Buenos Aires, Argentina

by BrazilGovNews published Sep 30, 2018 05:00 PM News

Rio Oil & Gas: Brazil has improved governance in the oil and gas sector

Changes in legislation and economic reforms have brought security to the market and investors to the sector

by BrazilGovNews published Sep 30, 2018 02:00 PM News
Environment

Brazil and 13 other countries sign Escazú Agreement

New treaty addresses information access, public engagement and justice in environmental issues in Latin America and the Caribbean

by BrazilGovNews published Sep 29, 2018 08:49 PM News
Human Rights

Brazilian government approves law that guarantees more protection to women

Changes have already been published in the Federal Official Gazette

by BrazilGovNews published Sep 28, 2018 08:51 PM News
Agriculture

Brazil celebrates International Coffee Day

Brazilian coffee industry will also be honoured in other countries

by BrazilGovNews published Sep 28, 2018 04:45 PM News