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Paqueta proving he’s worth the hype as settles at AC Milan

MILAN (AP) — Lucas Paqueta is settling in at AC Milan and beginning to prove he is worth the hype. While the Brazil international did not score in a 2-0 win at Genoa on Monday, he was at the heart of most of the Rossoneri’s good play and hit the woodwork. Fabio Borini and Suso […]
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Questions over payments involving son of Brazil president

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The son of new Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is fending off suspicions of financial irregularities that are starting to cast a shadow over the administration just four weeks in power. The newspaper O Globo reported Sunday that the Council for Financial Activities Control is looking into $1.8 million in payments […]
Tags: News, Ap, Nation, Brazil, Rio De Janeiro, O Globo, Jair Bolsonaro, Council for Financial Activities Control

Why You Should Take More Work Breaks, How to Market Your Videos, The State of Global Entrepreneurship and Other Things Entrepreneurs Need to Know

12 Things Small Business Owners Need to Know By Rieva Lesonsky   1—Help Your Employees Become Top Performers For many small business owners these days finding and keeping qualified employees can be a struggle. Once you hire high-potential employees, you have to continually invest in their success. Check out the infographic below from Manila Recruitment to learn how to groom top-performing employees.   2—Want to Take More Breaks at Work? Science is on Your Side. Guest post by Dr. Joseph Cilo...
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Brazil Carnival's beer contracts probed for competition violations

Brazil's annual Carnival street parties are being probed for awarding exclusive contracts to certain breweries, possibly limiting competition and driving up revelers' beer tabs, anti-trust agency Cade said on Monday.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Brazil, Cade

Fear and zeal over more guns in violence-plagued Brazil

SAO GONCALO, Brazil (AP) — Fearing for his safety amid rising crime in Latin America’s largest nation, Paulo Alberto joined a gun club three years ago and learned to shoot. But he says Brazil’s tight carry laws that mean he can’t take his gun anywhere but to the club limit his ability to protect himself […]
Tags: News, Nation, Brazil, Latin America, SAO GONCALO Brazil, Paulo Alberto

We Are Social’s Monday Mashup #430

Facebook launches petition feature, Community Actions Social media is often a political battleground and Facebook’s latest tool is helping arm its users. The platform is making it easier for people to make political demands, with the launch of Community Actions – a News Feed petition feature. First rolling out in the US, Community Actions will have their own discussion feed where people can leave comments and create fundraisers, and users will be able to tag government agencies and officials in...
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Brazil: Publicada a Lei nº 13.777/2018 - Multipropriedade Imobiliária - Veirano e Advogados Associados

Foi publicada hoje a Lei Nº 13.777, de 20.12.2018, que dispõe sobre o regime jurídico da multipropriedade imobiliária por frações de tempo e seu registro, alterando o Código Civil e a Lei de Registros Públicos.
Tags: News, Brazil, Veirano e Advogados Associados, Lei de Registros

Takeaway firm Just Eat lost its CEO after only 16 months

Just Eat announced on Monday that CEO Peter Plumb is stepping down effective immediately. His position will be temporarily filled by chief customer officer Peter Duffy. Plumb has only been in the role for 16 months, taking the top job in July 2017. Just Eat, the UK's largest food delivery company, announced on Monday that its CEO Peter Plumb is stepping down. Plumb took over the role in July 2017, and chief customer officer Peter Duffy will act as an interim CEO while the company looks for so...
Tags: Apple, UK, Mexico, Trends, Brazil, Just Eat, Cto, Deliveroo, The Board, Mike Evans, Peter Duffy, Peter Plumb, Plumb, Peter Duffy Plumb

Brazil: State Grid agora vai analisar aquisições - Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados

Com previsão de concluir até meados deste ano suas principais obras de transmissão de energia no país, a State Grid Brazil Holding (SGBH), braço da gigante chinesa State Grid em transmissão de energia no Brasil, se prepara agora para um novo momento no setor elétrico brasileiro.
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Brazil: Ministro de Minas e Energia nomeia Marcio Felix como secretário de Petróleo e Gás - Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados

O ministro de Minas e Energia, almirante Bento Albuquerque, nomeou o engenheiro Marcio Felix como novo secretário de Petróleo, Gás Natural e Biocombustíveis da pasta, cargo que ele já havia ocupado durante parte do governo de Michel Temer (MDB), segundo publicação no Diário Oficial da União nesta segunda-feira.
Tags: News, Brazil, Kincaid, Minas, Michel Temer, Energia, Mendes Vianna Advogados, Marcio Felix, Bento Albuquerque

Brazil: Petrobras vai retomar projetos de desinvestimentos após liminar de Toffoli - Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados

Petrobras vai retomar projetos de desinvestimentos após liminar de Toffoli
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Travel News: January 21, 2019

Bali to Impose $10 Tax on Foreign Tourists, Jakarta Post Reports Bloomberg Indonesia’s resort island of Bali is set to impose a $10 levy on foreign tourists to preserve its environment and culture, The Jakarta Post reported, citing Governor Wayan Koster. The provincial government is deliberating whether the tax, which won’t be imposed on Indonesian citizens, will be collected as part of the airline ticket or at counters at the airport, Koster told the newspaper.   Aer Lingus unveils new logo an...
Tags: Travel, Bali, Indonesia, US, Atlanta, Aer Lingus, United States, Brazil, South America, News And Deals, National Parks Service, Jakarta Post, Koster, Jair Bolsonaro, Foreign Tourists Jakarta Post, Wayan Koster

Neymar struggled to adapt to life in Paris after world-record PSG move

Paris Saint-Germain put on a show at the Parc des Princes with a Neymar brace alongside hat tricks from Kylian Mbappé and Edinson Cavani marking a 9-0 win. Neymar has said he struggled to adapt to life in Paris after his world record €222 million move to Paris Saint-Germain from Barcelona in 2017. The Brazil international scored twice in the weekend's 9-0 demolition of Guingamp, meaning he has 13 Ligue 1 goals in as many games. Speaking to Canal+ during PSG's midseason trip to Qatar, ...
Tags: Football, Sport, Barcelona, Story, Paris, Paris Saint Germain, Brazil, Psg, Neymar, French Ligue 1, Edinson Cavani, Guingamp, Ligue, Saint Germain, Parc des Princes, Kylian Mbapp

Best new shows and movies to stream: ‘American Crime Story’ and more

Need something to watch this weekend? Check out our list of the best new shows and movies to stream right now. On the list this week: The Assassination of Gianni Versace, Terry Gilliam's Brazil, and more. The post Best new shows and movies to stream: ‘American Crime Story’ and more appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Entertainment, Trends, Home Theater, Brazil, Streaming, Movies & TV, Gianni Versace Terry Gilliam

Taurus TX22 Pistol in .22LR Announced

Taurus TX22 Pistol in .22LR USA – -( Taurus continues its mission of delivering premium handgun performance and technological advancements to the shooting enthusiast market with the all-new Taurus TX22. The TX22 is a.22LR semi-auto that, out of the box, runs like a custom-tuned pistol but comes at a price point that puts a competition-level handgun squarely in the budget of the mainstream shooter. Designed and engineered from the ground up to maximize fit, function, and comfort ...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Brazil, Firearm News, Taurus USA, Taurus Holdings Inc, Miami Florida Taurus USA, Jessie Harrison, USPSA Grand Master

GM warns workers in Brazil on losses, tough turnaround plan

General Motors Co has warned employees in Brazil that new investments there depend on a painful plan to return to profit in the country, according to a memo seen by Reuters on Saturday.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Gm, Brazil, Reuters, General Motors Co

Man United-linked Eder Militao reaches ‘verbal agreement’ to join Real Madrid

In-demand Porto defender Eder Militao is reportedly set to join Real Madrid at the end of the season. Porto starlet Militao, a 21-year-old centre-half, only made the move to Europe last summer, from his home country of Brazil. After coming up through the youth ranks of Sao Paulo, Portuguese giants Porto agreed to fork over 4 million Euro to secure Militao’s signature in August. And the young stopper has since gone on to majorly impress for the Dragoes. Despite his tender years, Militao has alr...
Tags: Europe, Spain, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester United, Liverpool, Real Madrid, Brighton, Champions League, Brazil, Jurgen Klopp, Porto, United, UEFA Champions League, FC Porto

VELA$ – “Nite Cap”

Sometimes we all need a Nite Cap. For STL artist (by way of Brazil), VELA$, his nite cap is a girl and how he views both aspirations and relationships as one. “Been staying up till 3 now. Bad b*tch with me, we got run the scene now.” The hypnotizing production, crafted by Audio Chef, is defined by a haunting flute loop and gritty drums with a kick that knocks through your headphones. Inspired by artists such as Travis Scott, Trippie Redd, and Eminem, the 21 year old artist continues to ex...
Tags: Eminem, Brazil, Jazz, Singles, Vela, Nite Cap, Travis Scott Trippie Redd

Every Story Worth Reading Has A Plot Twist

We met at the hotel in São Paulo at 4 p.m. Mark immediately started to complain about something—Being thirsty? Being tired? Can’t remember already. Feng went to the bathroom to change to his jeans and he put on a long-sleeve t-shirt. I booted my laptop and wrote down an address on my notepad. “We’d better go before the 5 p.m. downpour…” The sky was already getting darker and darker. There was a taxi just outside the hotel—yes, São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport please. “What time is your ...
Tags: Travel, Canada, Brazil, Argentina, Sao Paulo, Mark, Feng, Guarulhos, South America 2018-2019, Guarulhos International Airport, Feng Juliette Mark

In Davos, Brazil's Bolsonaro to tout reforms, trade liberalization

Brazil's president will outline his government's economic reform agenda and plans to increase trade with the rest of the world during a speech at the World Economic Forum's Annual Meeting in Davos next week, one of his aides told Reuters on Friday.
Tags: Money, Davos, businessNews, Brazil, Reuters, Davos Brazil

Bolsonaros face questions in Brazil over corruption probe

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Allies and supporters of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro are questioning his commitment to fighting corruption as questions mount about irregular payments in his inner circle just weeks into his presidency. Bolsonaro’s son, Flavio Bolsonaro, has come under fire over suspicious payments to his former driver flagged by the Council for […]
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FIFA task force discusses $25BN competitions deal in Morocco

FIFA's task force drafting options to revamp the Club World Cup and create a global Nations League in a joint $25 billion deal has got together in Morocco and will meet again next month in Brazil            [Author: AP]
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ArcelorMittal to build its first ever desalination plant in Brazil - executives

ArcelorMittal SA , the world's largest steelmaker, is set to build its first-ever desalination unit in Brazil to handle unforeseen water needs at its plant in the eastern state of Espírito Santo, senior company executives said in an interview on Friday.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Brazil, Espirito Santo, ArcelorMittal, ArcelorMittal SA

Brazil agriculture minister defends pro-business stance on indigenous lands

Brasília (AFP) - Brazil's agriculture minister on Friday defended a policy of wanting to develop agribusiness on indigenous lands, and dismissing "hysteria" about the issue of protecting the Amazon rainforest. Tereza Cristina da Costa told invited foreign journalists in Brasilia that she was "favorable" to opening up indigenous land to business interests, "but the law needs to be changed" to allow that to happen. Costa said criticism that the new government of President Jair Bolsonaro was look...
Tags: Amazon, Science, Brazil, Costa, BRASILIA, Jair Bolsonaro, Tereza Cristina da Costa

Brazil agriculture minister wants to open indigenous land to commercial farming

Activists warn his government's positions would strip away protections for the environment, the Amazon rainforest and indigenous peoples. Reservation land covering roughly 12 percent of Brazil's territory is currently off limits for commercial farming. Bolsonaro has given control over indigenous land designations to the Agriculture Ministry, after arguing on the campaign trail that no new indigenous reservations should be created.
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The 61st GRAMMY Awards nominations 2019 – Complete list

The nominations for the 61st GRAMMY Awards are here revealing what has been shortlisted as the best in music and legacy music for 2019. Here are all of the nominations for each category of the famed award ceremony. GENERAL FIELD 1. Record Of The Year Award to the Artist and to the Producer(s), Recording Engineer(s) and/or Mixer(s) and mastering engineer(s), if other than the artist. I LIKE IT Cardi B, Bad Bunny & J Balvin Invincible, JWhiteDidIt, Craig Kallman & Tainy, producers; Leslie B...
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Bolsonaro pressures Venezuelan leader with vow to 're-establish democracy'

Brazilian president said he will do ‘everything for democracy’ in a video message as his son called Nicolás Maduro a ‘cancer’Brazil’s rightwing president, Jair Bolsonaro, has piled further pressure on Venezuela’s embattled leader, Nicolás Maduro, vowing to do “everything for democracy to be re-established”. Related: Rightwing Venezuelan exiles hope Bolsonaro will help rid them of Maduro Continue reading...
Tags: Americas, World news, Brazil, Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro, Jair Bolsonaro, Bolsonaro

Brazil playing Czechs in March friendly

Brazil will play the Czech Republic in a friendly in Prague to prepare for the Copa America            [Author: AP]
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Brazil: Environmental – Air Emission: New Phases For Vehicles' Emissions Program - Veirano e Advogados Associados

On December 24, 2018, the Federal Environmental Council published Resolution No. 492 ("Resolution"), regulating two phases of the Air Pollution Control Program for Vehicles ("PROCONVE")
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I’m Leaving Brazil With…

A new swimsuit I bought at the night market in Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro. A very lucky pick for 50 reais ($13), especially considering I couldn’t try it on! 4 tweezers, a pack of two I bought in São Paulo and two that were given to me after a depilação session. 3 panties because Brazil does panties very well. A 30 reais ($8) Pink Floyd t-shirt bought at the Galeria do Rock in São Paulo. A $2 white “New Year” cropped top bought in Catete, Rio de Janeiro. I’m still wearing because I love the cut...
Tags: Travel, Pink Floyd, Brazil, Tokyo, Sao Paulo, Berenice, Copacabana Rio de Janeiro, Florianopolis, Galeria, Miniso, Catete Rio de Janeiro, South America 2018-2019, Libertade São Paulo, Rio Please, Policía Militar de Brasil