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Brazil to open up to foreign buyers

President Michel Temer will propose legislation to lift restrictions on foreign ownership of airlines and agricultural land in Brazil as he strives to pull the economy out of a two-year recession, government sources say. Temer's...
Brazil President Michel Temer

Brazil a ‘cornucopia of possibilities’ in spite of political upheaval

Political crisis? Where? Brazil's turbulent 2016 — in which the country played host to a troubled Olympics as corruption scandals swirled around impeached President Dilma Rousseff and her successor, Michel Temer — would normally be...

Brazil surprises with aggressive rate cut to rescue economy

Brazil surprised markets with a larger-than-expected interest rate cut on Wednesday, as the worst recession in Brazilian history threatens to stretch into a third year. In a unanimous vote, the central bank's nine-member monetary policy...
Danish research into environmentally-friendly resources is of high international quality.

New survey shows Danish research into environmentally-friendly resources is of high international quality

Minister Søren Pind says it is an important investment for Danish businesses competitiveness and is a Danish position of strength. A new survey from the Ministry of Higher Education and Science shows that the public...
S11D is one of the largest private investments undertaken in Brazil, which is mired in a slump that has sent unemployment soaring, shrunk exports and cut factory output.

World’s Largest Iron-Ore Project Hailed as Brazil Recovery Sign

Vale SA is betting on the world’s biggest iron-ore project as a way to become more competitive with its largest rivals. For Brazil, the $14 billion S11D mine is a rare bright spot amid the...
Economy Minister Henrique Meirelles (left) joins President Michel Temer during a press conference on new measures by the governement to stimulate the economy, at the Planalto Presidential Palace, in Brasilia, Brazil, Dec. 15, 2016.

Brazil’s Temer Launches Stimulus Plan to Counter Discontent

Brazilian President Michel Temer on Thursday unveiled a slew of stimulus measures to reduce the debt burden of businesses and consumers struggling with the country's worst recession on record amid growing popular discontent. Although limited...
Brazil's plan to allow foreigners to buy large tracts of farmland to spur growth in South America's biggest country is being closely monitored by foreign investors.

What impact will Brazil’s plan to allow foreign ownership of land have?

Brazil's plan to allow foreigners to buy large tracts of farmland to spur growth in South America's biggest country is being closely monitored by foreign investors, such as pension funds looking for stable, long-term...
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Denmark has fewer long-term unemployed than the rest of Europe

While unemployment in the EU dropped to below 10 percent in October – the lowest since July 2009 – half of all people without a job in Europe are long-term unemployed (unemployed for at...
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Denmark emerging as a leader in software development

Denmark is slowly emerging as a European leader in the development of new software, according to the confederation of Danish industry, Dansk Industri. The country continues to attract companies such as IBM, Microsoft and Uber Software Development,...
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Over 1 Million Homes to Produce Own Energy by 2024 in Brazil

According to estimates from Brazil’s National Electric Energy Agency (ANEEL), by 2024, some 1.2 million Brazilian households are expected to adopt the new distributed energy generation system. This system allows consumers to cut costs...

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