Thursday, September 6, 2012 - 00:00
So far this year, the Belo Monte 11,300 megawatt power station smack dab in the heart of Indian country in the Amazon rainforest has been shut down four times.
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 00:00
Brazil's weak economy will be flexing its muscles heading into the second half and likely grow at 4 percent in annualized terms, Brazil's Central Bank president Alexandre Tombini told reporters.
Tuesday, June 26, 2012 - 00:00
A strong, independent press and critical journalists will need to play an important role in holding the PRI accountable.
Tuesday, June 26, 2012 - 00:00
They were driven from their homes because of violent threats and none believe it will ever be safe enough to go back to the land they fled.
Friday, June 22, 2012 - 00:00
Brazil announced Thursday that the country's May unemployment rate was just 5.8 percent, a decrease of 0.2 percentage points against April 2012.
Tuesday, June 5, 2012 - 00:00
The middle income trap is upon them. And lower interest rates coupled with slower growth in China and anemic growth in Europe is not helping matters.
Thursday, May 24, 2012 - 00:00
In China, the government banks are shuffling millions intonew affordable housing projects. In Brazil, government banks like Caixa Economica Federal and Banco do Brasil fund the My Home, My Life project.
Wednesday, May 23, 2012 - 00:00
Last year, Mexico’s GDP grew 3.9% compared to Brazil’s 2.7% and the outlook for this year is similar.
Monday, April 9, 2012 - 00:00
Most big deals today are happening because of private enterprise, not because of either government facilitating the deal.
Wednesday, March 14, 2012 - 00:00
Guzman appears on Forbes 2012 World's Billionaires List for the fourth year running. His admission to this elite set has always been controversial.