Brazil’s highest judicial authority has ordered Petrobras to refuel two Iranian grain ships after the Brazilian state-run oil company refused to assist the vessels citing the United States sanctions targeting the Islamic Republic.
News ID: 42397 Publish Date : 2019/07/25
TEHRAN, Jul 11 - Brazil's lower house of Congress approved a landmark overhaul of the country's pension system on Wednesday (July 10) by a far wider margin than predicted, delivering a resounding victory to the government in its quest to restore public finances to health.
News ID: 41867 Publish Date : 2019/07/11
TEHRAN, Jun 14 -Thousands of Brazilians have joined a general strike, called for by trade unions, to protest against pension reforms being discussed in Congress.
News ID: 40684 Publish Date : 2019/06/14
TEHRAN, May 31 -Tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets in dozens of cities in Brazil on Thursday for a second nationwide demonstration in as many weeks over the government's plan to slash education spending.
News ID: 40129 Publish Date : 2019/05/31
TEHRAN, May 11 - A few thousand people gathered in the center of Rio de Janeiro Friday to protest against stiff budget cuts imposed by the administration of far-right President Jair Bolsonaro to Brazil's public education sector.
News ID: 39165 Publish Date : 2019/05/11
TEHRAN, May 04 - Brazil’s far-right President Jair Bolsonaro has cancelled a trip to New York, where he was due to be honored as the person of the year, after weeks of protests prompted several sponsors to boycott the gala.
News ID: 38786 Publish Date : 2019/05/04
TEHRAN, Apr 16 - Federal police are serving five search warrants in connection with a Brazilian investigation into a deadly tailings dam failure at a mining site operated by Vale SA, a source with knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Tuesday.
News ID: 37972 Publish Date : 2019/04/16
TEHRAN, Mar30-Brazilian automaker CAOA has signed a confidentiality agreement to negotiate a potential purchase of Ford Motor Co’s plant in the industrial city of Sao Bernardo do Campo, according to a source familiar with the matter.
News ID: 37254 Publish Date : 2019/03/30
TEHRAN, Mar 20 - A truck carrying nuclear fuel to one of Brazil's power plants has come under attack by a group of armed men who engaged in a shootout with police officers guarding the convoy.
News ID: 37014 Publish Date : 2019/03/20
TEHRAN, Mar 20 -US President Donald Trump says he is “very strongly” considering NATO membership for Brazil or some other formal alliance with the Latin American country as he hosts his far-right counterpart in Washington.
News ID: 37010 Publish Date : 2019/03/20
TEHRAN, Jan 30 - The death toll from Brazil's collapsed mining dam climbed to 58, with 305 people still missing in southeast Brazil's state of Minas Gerais, said local authorities.
News ID: 34810 Publish Date : 2019/01/30
TEHRAN, Jan 29 - Three employees of Brazilian miner Vale SA and two other engineers working on behalf of the company were arrested on Tuesday, state prosecutors said, deepening a crisis for the company after another deadly disaster at one of its mines.
News ID: 34751 Publish Date : 2019/01/29
TEHRAN, Jan 28 - The number of deaths from a collapsed dam at a Brazilian iron mine rose on Sunday from 37 to 58.
News ID: 34687 Publish Date : 2019/01/28
TEHRAN, Jan 27 - Brazilian rescue workers halted searches for the night on Saturday for hundreds of people missing and feared dead under a sea of mud after a tailings dam burst at an iron ore mine owned by Vale SA, killing at least 34 people.
News ID: 34610 Publish Date : 2019/01/27
TEHRAN, Jan 5 - The Brazilian military is at odds with Brazil’s new far-right President Jair Bolsonaro’s comments that he would be open to discussing the possibility of hosting a US military base on the South American country’s soil, a top army official says.
News ID: 33763 Publish Date : 2019/01/05
TEHRAN, December 07 -Twelve people – including six hostages – were killed in northeast Brazil on Friday after police foiled a gang of armed robbers staging simultaneous predawn assaults on two banks in the town of Milagres, officials said.
News ID: 32540 Publish Date : 2018/12/08
TEHRAN, November 29 - The governor of Rio de Janeiro, Luiz Fernando Pezao, was arrested Thursday over allegations he received bribes as part of the sprawling "Car Wash" graft probe, according to Brazilian media.
News ID: 32174 Publish Date : 2018/11/29
TEHRAN, November 23 - A first batch of departing Cuban doctors is leaving Brazil as the countries wind down a program that sent more than 8,000 Cuban doctors to parts of Brazil where medical services are scarce.
News ID: 31876 Publish Date : 2018/11/23
TEHRAN, November 13 - A court in Brazil ordered Monday the release of a meatpacking magnate arrested days ago as part of the wide-ranging "Operation Car Wash" investigation into corruption.
News ID: 31465 Publish Date : 2018/11/13
TEHRAN, November 11 - Five people were killed and 11 injured in a mudslide near Rio de Janeiro on Saturday, Brazilian authorities said.
News ID: 31332 Publish Date : 2018/11/11