[BRASILIA] Brazil has shelved a planned railway to ship commodities destined for China through Peru as it was too costly and faced "absurd" engineering challenges, a Brazilian official said...

[SAO PAULO] Brazil vowed on Thursday to push on with economic reforms after the international credit ratings agency Standard and Poor's downgraded its long-term credit rating because of "...

[BRASILIA] Ratings agency Standard & Poor's cut Brazil's credit rating on Thursday as doubts grew about the result of a presidential election in October and a push to trim its costly...

BRAZIL'S securities regulator formally accused eight former executives of state-run oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA of corruption on Friday, as the world's largest graft investigation...

[RIO DE JANEIRO] At a trial for youngsters at Rio de Janeiro's Vasco da Gama football club, Vanessa Dias pushed through the bushes to glimpse her 12-year-old son Caua, nervously hoping that he...

BRAZIL is expected to win a larger share of China's soybean imports in the coming months, hitting US exporters during the peak marketing season for their most valuable farm product as the world...

GIOVANNI Bright didn't dare chat with his neighbours in the elevator when he bought his apartment 31 years ago...

[SAO PAULO] Blau FarmacĂȘutica SA, a Brazilian maker of kidney and cancer medicines, is working with banks on an initial public offering aimed at raising money to accelerate an expansion drive across...

A CONTROVERSY has erupted in Brazil after organisers of an art exhibition on gender and sexual diversity caved in to pressure from conservative groups and cancelled the show - rekindling a political...

[BRASILIA] Brazil's top prosecutor on Tuesday charged former Presidents Luis Inacio Lula da Silva and Dilma Rousseff along with fellow Workers Party members with forming a criminal organisation...