Aug 15, 2012 Brazil has been a bright spot in the global economy in recent years. But things are starting to slow down -- so today, the government is launching a stimulus package of sorts.
Jun 22, 2012 With consumer demand still sluggish in the U.S. and Europe, China is looking elsewhere for new customers to places like Brazil. In fact, this week China and Brazil agreed to a landmark deal that avoids using the U.S. dollar.
May 30, 2012 Despite global economic woes and nervous markets, FedEx announced today that it will purchase the Brazilian shipper Rapidao Cometa Logistica e Transportes for $6.8 billion.
Nov 4, 2013 The government made food a human right. Then it found that ending hunger takes a lot more than a declaration.
Feb 6, 2012 The Brazilian government has ramped up efforts to stop deforestation in the Amazon. So far, it seems to be slowly working.
Jan 10, 2012 The wholesale price of orange juice hit a 34-year high on news the FDA is testing for an illegal fungicide reportedly found in the juice of oranges imported from Brazil.
Dec 6, 2011 While the global economic crisis has punished developed countries, many in the developing world have gained from capital searching for a higher returns.
Sep 26, 2011 Bloomberg is reporting that Apple is reducing orders all along the Chinese supply chain for the iPad 2, which will also mean a significant...
Nov 1, 2010 Following Friday's mail-bomb scare in London, shipping and cargo industries respond to the idea of new threats. How will these changes affect...