- Audi's Brazil chief criticizes country's closed market
Audi's Brazil chief has criticized the country for failing to open its automotive market, which is making it difficult for the automaker to invest and grow its lineup.
AutoNews.com. Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:41:21 EST. Subscription required.
- Reporter's dispatch after Jonestown mass murders, suicides
Forty years ago this week, a California congressman and a group of journalists traveled to Guyana, South America, to see Jonestown, a remote ...
Daily Mail. Wed, 14 Nov 2018 13:34:50 +0000.
- Jonestown survivors lost only life they knew, built new ones
The mass murders and suicides of more than 900 people at Jonestown in Guyana, South America, took place 40 years ago this week.
Tim Reiterman. Fox News. Wed, 14 Nov 2018 06:24:08 GMT.
- Fuel Shortages the New Normal in Venezuela as Oil Industry Unravels
With chronic shortages of basic goods afflicting her native Venezuela, Veronica Perez used to drive from supermarket to supermarket in her grey Chevrolet Aveo searching for food. ...
Voice of America. Tue, 13 Nov 2018 23:30:28 -0500.
- Parque Arauco Acquires Mall in Santiago, Chile
SANTIAGO, Chile--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Parque Arauco announces the acquisition of Open Plaza El Bosque, a mall developed and operated by Rentas Falabella and located in Santiago, Chile.
Business Wire. Wed, 14 Nov 2018 00:50:00 UTC.
- Bradesco CEO says Brazil banks to deliver proposal to cut loan rates
Brazilian banking lobby Febraban is going to deliver proposals aimed at reducing loan interest rates to President-elect Jair Bolsonaro, Bradesco's Chief Executive Octavio de Lazari told Reuters on Tuesday.
Reuters. Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:09:22 -0500.
- Ocon 'tainted by brainless move' in Brazil - Palmer column
Former Renault driver Jolyon Palmer on why Esteban Ocon was "plain wrong" in Brazil, and why Max Verstappen should not have been punished.
BBC News. Tue, 13 Nov 2018 11:31:21 GMT.
- Atento Reports Fiscal 2018 Third-Quarter Results Highlighted by Delivery of Turnaround in Brazil
NEW YORK, Nov. 12, 2018 -- Atento S.A. ...
PR Newswire. Mon, 12 Nov 2018 23:58:00 +0000.
- Bolsonaro: Brazil Pension Reform Legislation Unlikely in 2018
Brazil's Congress is unlikely to pass pension reform legislation this year, far-right President-elect Jair Bolsonaro said on Monday, a blow to investor hopes that caused the country's currency to weaken in futures markets. ...
Voice of America. Mon, 12 Nov 2018 17:15:50 -0500.
- Mystery monkey: history of unique Xenothrix fossil revealed
A now-extinct monkey from Jamaica had South American roots, according to new DNA evidence.
BBC News. Mon, 12 Nov 2018 20:03:10 GMT.
- Where Will Science Take Us? To the Stars
A monthlong visit to observatories in Chile, Hawaii and Los Angeles revealed spellbinding visions of the heavens.
Peter Kujawinski. New York Times. Mon, 12 Nov 2018 16:15:43 GMT.
- Brazil landslide: At least 10 dead in Rio de Janeiro's Niteroi
At least four people are still missing after torrential rains caused the deadly mudslide in Rio de Janeiro.
Al Jazeera. Sun, 11 Nov 2018 11:47:29 GMT.
- Mudslide near Rio de Janeiro kills 10
Ten people were killed and 11 injured in a mudslide near Rio de Janeiro on Saturday, Brazilian authorities said.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Sat, 10 Nov 2018 16:32:37 EST.
- Plastic microfibers found for first time in wild animals' stool, from S. A. fur seals
For the first time, plastic microfibers have been discovered in wild animals' stool, from South American fur seals. ...
Science Daily. Fri, 09 Nov 2018 18:57:23 EST.
- Hilton Expands Presence in Argentina with Debut of Hilton Pilar in Greater Buenos Aires
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announces the opening of Hilton Pilar in Greater Buenos Aires - the company's fourth hotel in Argentina and the second Hilton Hotels & Resorts brand's property in the country. ...
Hsyndicate. Fri, 09 Nov 2018 09:26:43 +0200.
- Bolivian observatory collects data as glaciers melt
A team of international scientists at the world's highest atmospheric observatory collect data on pollution that has contributed to the rapid disappearance of Andean glaciers
ABC News. Thu, 08 Nov 2018 11:52:36 -0500.
- Lavrov confirms agreement on Putin-Trump meeting at G20 summit
The Russian top diplomat says there is an agreement about a meeting between Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump at a G20 summit in Argentina
Tass. Thu, 08 Nov 2018 12:48:00 +0300.
- Brazilian Army receives fewer ASTROS II Mk 6 vehicles than planned
The Brazilian Army is to receive five fewer Artillery SaTuration ROcket System (ASTROS) II Mk 6 vehicles than planned under the ASTROS 2020 Army Strategic Program (Prg EE ASTROS 2020), receiving 45 vehicles instead of 50. ...
Victor Barreira, Rio De Janeiro. Janes 360. Thu, 08 Nov 2018 00:13:01 GMT.
- Peru's Ex-Police Chief Arrested In Alleged Baby Trafficking Ring
The former police chief is among 14 people swept up in a raid and accused of buying infants of poor women. His partner, a well-known model in Peru, is considered the ringleader.
Vanessa Romo. NPR. Wed, 07 Nov 2018 17:30:32 -0500.
- Medical News Today: Can this Amazonian diet offer a solution to heart disease?
One indigenous population from the Bolivian Amazon may have a lesson or two to teach us about how diet and lifestyle can protect heart health.
Medical News Today. Tue, 06 Nov 2018 00:00:00 PST.