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Benefits

Learn more about Brazil's maternity benefit for female workers

Stipend can also be paid to father in specific cases

by BrazilGovNews published Aug 16, 2018 06:00 PM News
Environmental Protection

Amazon preservation receives US$ 80 million boost

Brazil-US cooperation was renewed until 2024, enabling more investments

by BrazilGovNews published Aug 15, 2018 03:41 PM News
by BrazilGovNews published Aug 15, 2018 03:41 PM News
Tourism

Tradition, culture, chocolate and fun in the cold: Gramado offers year-round excitement

Film Festival is a great opportunity to enjoy the city's museums, shops, handicraft and local cuisine

by BrazilGovNews published Aug 15, 2018 03:09 PM News
Brazil and Chile to resume free trade negotiations in September
Free market

Brazil and Chile to resume free trade negotiations in September

Representatives will meet between 12 and 14 September in Brasília for the 3rd Round of Negotiations of the Brazil-Chile Free Trade Agreement

by Governo do Brasil published Aug 15, 2018 02:42 PM News
by BrazilGovNews published Aug 14, 2018 04:47 PM News
Household Name

Brazil's school meal programme to be replicated in Africa

A spokesman for the United Nations Centre for Hunger said Brazil is an example for the African region

by BrazilGovNews published Aug 14, 2018 04:26 PM News
Soaring sales

Soybean accounts for 46.6% of agribusiness exports in 2018

Soy exports reach US$ 27.26 billion in 2018

by Governo do Brasil published Aug 13, 2018 07:44 PM News
Brazilian agriculture shows strong output and productivity
MONEY IN THE FIELD

Brazilian agriculture shows strong output and productivity

The country is among the most productive in the global agricultural sector, with annual revenues of US$ 84.6 billion

by Victor Martins published Aug 13, 2018 11:24 AM News
Agribusiness exports reach record-breaking US$ 59.1 billion
FOREIGN TRADE

Agribusiness exports reach record-breaking US$ 59.1 billion

Amount refers to period between January and July and represents a 5% hike vis-à-vis last year

by Governo do Brasil published Aug 10, 2018 05:38 PM News
Productive chain

Paraíba Cotton Project, an inspiration for countries all over the world

UN anti-hunger team visited Brazil and learned about the cotton sector’s best practices in Paraíba

by Marianna Nascimento published Aug 10, 2018 05:09 PM News
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Environment

Presidency calls for proposal to meet Paris Agreement targets

Document submitted to the Brazilian Climate Change Forum suggests a 120-day period for studies and meetings with civil society

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by BrazilGovNews published Aug 10, 2018 05:09 PM News
Event

Third edition of Empowering Refugees project opens in São Paulo

Initiative will serve around 50 women from different countries

by BrazilGovNews published Aug 10, 2018 05:08 PM News
Genetic research

Brazilian scientists produce ricin-free castor bean

Removal of the toxin allows the plant to be used in feed and creates new export opportunities

by BrazilGovNews published Aug 10, 2018 10:23 AM News
Brazil hits climate change target three years early
Environment

Brazil hits climate change target three years early

Forest emissions in the Amazon and Cerrado fell between 2016 and 2017. Brazil had to reach targets submitted to Climate Change Convention by 2020

by Victor Martins published Aug 09, 2018 06:13 PM News
Brazil and Mexico to close US$ 2.7 million on road equipment deals
Partnership

Brazil and Mexico to close US$ 2.7 million on road equipment deals

Negotiations happened in Mexico City during Cargo Expo

by Governo do Brasil published Aug 09, 2018 04:01 PM News
Foreign Trade

Agreement to facilitate trade between Brazil and Paraguay

Paraguay joins Argentina and Uruguay in computerised trade with Brazil

by BrazilGovNews published Aug 09, 2018 10:47 AM News
2017 Agriculture and Livestock Census shows increase in yield
AGRICULTURE AND LIVESTOCK

2017 Agriculture and Livestock Census shows increase in yield

Survey was recently released by Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE)

by Victor Martins published Aug 08, 2018 02:32 PM News
Oil and Gas

Second pre-salt auction increases deadline for trade of government oil

Auction will offer 14 million barrels of federal government-owned oil to be produced in the Mero area and the Lula and Sapinhoá fields

by BrazilGovNews published Aug 08, 2018 10:36 AM News
Energy

Natural gas production grows 3.4% in June

Numbers were released on Monday by the National Agency of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels (ANP)

by Brazil Gov News published Aug 08, 2018 10:36 AM News
EXPORTS

Grain harvest to grow 30% in 10 years

Soya and maize to be main drivers of the 2028 harvest, survey shows

by BrazilGovNews published Aug 08, 2018 10:36 AM News
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Trade

Trade balance hits US$ 362 million surplus in August

Basic good sales were up 5.7% during the first week of the month

by BrazilGovNews published Aug 08, 2018 10:36 AM News
UN

Brazil showcases good business practices at US event

New event, called SDG in Brazil - Private Sector Role, takes place in September

by BrazilGovNews published Aug 07, 2018 04:57 PM News

Brazilian human milk banks are a reference worldwide

The country has already offered technical support to the implementation of Human Milk Banks in 23 countries

by BrazilGovNews published Aug 07, 2018 04:42 PM News

New rules create more legal certainty for animal imports in Mercosur

Innovations will revamp old rules and facilitate trade for pigs and equidae, among other animals

by BrazilGovNews published Aug 07, 2018 03:25 PM News
Foreign Trade

Trade balance hits US$ 4.2 billion surplus in July

Result is second highest since the beginning of the time series

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by Planalto published Aug 03, 2018 04:56 PM News
Demarcation

Brazil-UN partnership supports land title registration programme in Guatemala

Brazilian Commission is in the country to learn more about institutions and projects

by BrazilGovNews published Aug 03, 2018 04:39 PM News
by BrazilGovNews published Aug 02, 2018 05:12 PM News
UNIVERSITY DEGREES

Exam to revalidate foreign diplomas to have 2nd phase in November

Physicians will undergo a patient care performance evaluation

by BrazilGovNews published Aug 02, 2018 04:17 PM News
WORLD MEETING

Brazil hosts International Congress of Mathematicians

Country is the first in the southern hemisphere to host the event

by Lucas Raimundo published Aug 02, 2018 04:17 PM News