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Brazil joins US, Guatemala in controversial decision, days after election of president-elect Jair Bolsonaro
Bolsonaro’s win signifies sharp ideological right-turn for South American nation
Brazil will face Mexico on Monday at Cosmos Arena within the 2018 World Cup’s round of 16. It will be a special South American encounter, promising an interesting performance from both teams. Brazil qualified for the round of 16 after leading Group E with seven points, gained from two wins and a draw. The Samba …
Brazil will win its sixth World Cup title, defeating Germany in the final on July 15, according to the The World Cup and Economics report issued by the Goldman Sachs Group on Tuesday. “When Lionel Messi observed that ‘in football…talent and elegance mean nothing without rigor and precision,’ he was clearly thinking as much about …
The Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs held political consultation meetings with Brazil, during which the two countries focused on discussing regional issues and updates on the situation in the Latin American region. The officials of both sides discussed Egypt’s prominent role in the region, such as efforts to revive the Middle East peace process, as …
Brazilian-Arab Economic Forum discusses current investments, future opportunities between Arab, Brazilian enterprises
5 Arab countries negotiating to join Mercosur; Gulf countries also mulling joining, says Halabi
Trade and Industry Minister Tarek Kabil participated in the ministerial meeting of Mercosur countries in Brazil, according to press statement on Thursday. The ministry said that trade exchange between Egypt and Mercosur members is $3.3bn annually. Kabil stressed the importance of intensifying efforts to achieve a balance in trade between the two sides, which is …
Kabil to deliver Al-Sisi’s messages to heads of state of Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay
Exports last season reached $5m, targets 15% increase, says Ammar
The Egyptian Ministry of Agriculture confirmed in a statement to Reuters that imports of Brazilian meat have been resumed two days after being halted until confirmation of consumption safety was announced by Brazil
Brazilian federal police are investigating 21 slaughterhouses on suspicion of irregularities
Security forces have managed to separate rival drug gangs at Alacuz prison near Natal. The facility has seen a week of violent rioting that has killed dozens
A riot in a jail in northern Brazil has left at least 56 dead and resulted in the escape of more than 150 prisoners. This marks the latest clash between the country’s two biggest gangs – and the deadliest in years.
Lewis Hamilton has won the Brazilian Grand Prix for the first time in his F1 career, keeping the 2016 title race alive in the process.
Brazil has followed the US and China as the third-largest country for emissions to ratify the Paris Agreement on climate change. Major emitters Russia, India, Japan and Germany have still to sign up to the accord.
The former head of the European Olympic Committee (EOC), Ireland’s Patrick Hickey, has left prison in Rio de Janeiro.
Can Dilma Rousseff avoid impeachment or will Brazil’s first female president be the first to be deposed? A final vote will decide her fate. DW’s Astrid Prange reports from Rio de Janeiro.
Two years after the 7-1 World Cup demolition that is one of the lowest points of their football history, Brazil have a chance to exact a measure of revenge on Germany after both sides won their semifinals on Wednesday.
Germany 2 – 0 Nigeria
In Egypt, the national football team has always monopolised the spotlight of the country’s sports scene, supported and cheered for by the population and officials. This year, and especially with the Rio Olympics taking the sports world by storm, the spotlight has started to shine on other team sports, specifically handball. Winning the 2016 African …
After two days of disappointment on the mat for Brazil, the host nation have picked up their first gold. Rafaela Silva, who grew up in Brazil’s largest favela, claimed victory in the 57kg judo division.