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  • Fifa fine Brazil, Argentina, Mexico for homophobic chanting 27 Apr 2017 18:30 DAILY NATION By AFP More by this Author Brazil were hit hardest on Thursday by Fifa for homophobic chanting by its supporters during World Cup qualifying, with Argentina and Mexico also fined. Nine football associations were punished in all by Fifa's Disciplinary …
  • Gossip & Rumours: FIFA fine Brazil, Argentina, Mexico for homophobic chanting 27 Apr 2017 18:23 Standard Digital News Brazil were hit hardest on Thursday by FIFA for homophobic chanting by its supporters during World Cup qualifying, with Argentina and Mexico also fined. Nine football associations were punished in all by FIFA's Disciplinary Committee "for …
  • Brazil central gov't primary deficit wider than expected in March 27 Apr 2017 18:06 Reuters BRASILIA, April 27 Brazil's central government on Thursday posted a primary budget deficit of 11.061 billion reais ($3.48 billion), well above market expectations as a sluggish economic recovery continued to drag down tax income. The central …
  • Banks Are Still An Issue For Brazil ETFs 27 Apr 2017 17:52 BigCharts The iShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETF EWZ, -0.11% the largest exchange traded fund tracking stocks in Latin America's largest economy, is up a solid 11.6 percent year-to-date, though that lags the MSCI Emerging Markets Index by 320 basis points. Amid …
  • 7 Latin American nations request info on Brazil graft probe 27 Apr 2017 16:54 AP News / Indystar SAO PAULO (AP) -- Seven Latin American countries are asking Brazil to share information on the dozens of plea bargains made by executives of Brazilian construction company Odebrecht. Odebrecht was one of the companies at the center of a kickback scheme …
  • “Road of the Shoes Industry” PPP in Sao Paulo State Helps Transform Brazil’sHighway Infrastructure 27 Apr 2017 16:33 4-traders Sao Paulo, Brazil, April 27 2017- After strong competition from national and international bidders, the State Government of Sao Paulo on Tuesday announced Arteris S/A Group as the winner of the 'Road of the Shoes Industry' concession. Arteris …
  • Simba to launch new streaming platform in Brazil 27 Apr 2017 16:32 Digital Media Europe Simba, a joint venture between Brazilian commercial broadcasters Record TV, SBT and Rede TV!, is planning to launch its own streaming platform to compete with Netflix, reports O Estado de Sao Paulo. Besides providing content produced by the three …
  • Magnetis sees more Brazil investors embracing robo-advisory 27 Apr 2017 16:28 Reuters.com By Guillermo Parra-Bernal SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Magnetis Gestora de Recursos Ltda, Brazil's first fintech asset manager, expects demand for affordable access to automated investment advice to surge in coming years as interest rates decline and …
  • Bradesco sees Brazil recovery dictating default trends 27 Apr 2017 16:26 Reuters (Recasts to add comments, share performance)By Guillermo Parra-Bernal SAO PAULO, April 27 The pace and extent of Brazil's economic recovery will dictate future trends for defaults and loan-loss provisions at Banco Bradesco SA, which saw corporate …
  • Brazil enlisted to fight armyworm invasion as infestation spreads 27 Apr 2017 16:12 Business Daily Thursday, April 27, 2017 15:56 By WINNIE ATIENO Agriculture minister Willy Bett (left) tours a maize farm affected by the fall arm worms in Kinyoro, Kitale last week. photo | jared nyataya  The government has sought help from Brazil to fight a fall …