[BRASÍLIA] Brazil's central bank slashed interest rates to a record low for the second time in less than two months Wednesday, as Latin America's biggest economy struggles to grow.

[BRASÍLIA] Brazil's central bank slashed interest rates to a record low on Wednesday in response to the worsening outlook for Latin America's biggest economy.

[BRASÍLIA] Brazil hopes to inject US$11.2 billion into its slowing economy after announcing a plan Wednesday to put some extra cash in the pockets of workers.

[BRASÍLIA] Brazil's interest rates remained unchanged on Wednesday after the central bank held its first monetary policy meeting under its new chief Roberto Campos Neto....