May 04, 2016 at 21:06 | Source: Reuters
Mining companies Vale SA and BHP Billiton were hit with a $43.5 billion civil lawsuit for the collapse of a dam at a mine last year that killed 19 people and caused damage
May 04, 2016 at 08:02 | Source: Reuters
In a post in English on his Facebook page, the US billionaire and Facebook founder urged Brazilians to gather outside Congress in the capital Brasilia at 6 p.m. (2100 GMT) on Wednesday to rally in favour of legislation that would prevent Internet services from being blocked.
May 04, 2016 at 08:00 | Source: Reuters
India will soon scrap an order that requires sugar mills to export excess supply, two government officials said on Monday, after back-to-back droughts look set to turn the country into a net importer next season and open the door to rival suppliers.
Apr 29, 2016 at 21:56 | Source: PTI
Global smartphone shipments remained flat at 344 million units in January-March, impacted by weaker demand in China and Brazil as well as parts of Europe, as per Counterpoint.
Apr 29, 2016 at 07:38 | Source: PTI
The government's supply estimate for 2016-17 comes amid reports that India, the world's second biggest sugar producer after Brazil, might become a net importer due to likely fall in domestic sugar output in the wake of expected decline in cane production due to two consecutive years of drought.
Apr 28, 2016 at 18:08 | Source: PTI
Global smartphone shipments remained flat at 344 million units in January-March, impacted by weaker demand in China and Brzail as well as parts of Europe, research firm Counterpoint said today.
Apr 22, 2016 at 16:40 | Source: PTI
Globally, the research firm said the iron ore market will stay in surplus over its forecast period to 2020. Expanding output in Brazil and Australia and lower steel demand in China will remain the drivers of global oversupply.
Apr 20, 2016 at 15:48 | Source: PTI
During a recent meeting of BASIC countries - Brazil, South Africa, India and China - held in New Delhi, China had come out in support of India's decision to file an appeal against the WTO ruling.
Apr 18, 2016 at 10:52 | Source: Reuters
As thousands of pro- and anti-impeachment protesters demonstrated outside Congress, the opposition comfortably surpassed the two-thirds majority needed to send Rousseff for trial in the Senate on charges of manipulating budget accounts.
Apr 16, 2016 at 16:03 | Source: Reuters
The BRICS bank, with authorised capital of USD 100 billion, started work last year on funding initiatives for infrastructure projects in emerging markets and in its initial foray has lent USD 300 million to Brazil, USD 81 million to China, USD 250 million to India and USD 180 million to South Africa, RIA news agency said.