BRASILIA, Brazil, Oct. 11 (UPI) -- As the IMF and the World Bank see Latin American economic growth faltering and a recovery unlikely before 2014, a dim outlook for Brazil is emerging as the biggest surprise of all revised projections from the two international bodies in Washington.
RIO DE JANEIRO, April 9 (UPI) -- Piecemeal upgrades to Brazilian air force inventory are threatening to overshadow the Latin American country's most important -- and most delayed -- plan to discard aging war jets and replace them with a brand-new inventory.
PORTO DO RIO GRANDE, Brazil, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- An all-Brazilian heavy oil operation is under way with every stage of the extraction, output, storage and supply reported to have been conducted with local expertise.
U.S. President Barack Obama (C) stands between Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva (L) and Chinese President Hu Jintao (R) during a group photo on the second day of the G-20 summit in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on September 25, 2009. G-20 leaders are working on an accord to prevent a repeat of the worst global financial crisis since the Great Depression and ensure a sustained recovery. UPI/Anatoli Zhdanov
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