MEXICO CITY, (Reuters) – Mexican Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo said yesterday he expects U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration to tell Congress early next week of plans to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement, a move that would produce talks by late August.
SAO PAULO, (Reuters) – Brazilian police yesterday opened two separate investigations into whether certain food companies improperly received favourable treatment from the Agriculture Ministry, the latest probe ensnaring the powerful farming sector.
LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Belo Horizonte in Brazil and Ede in the Netherlands may not have much in common at first sight, but both have become leaders in trying to tackle a growing challenge for the world’s cities – providing a reliable supply of nutritious food to residents.
WASHINGTON/FRANKFURT, (Reuters) – Officials across the globe scrambled over the weekend to catch the culprits behind a massive ransomware worm that disrupted operations at car factories, hospitals, shops and schools, while Microsoft yesterday pinned blame on the U.S.
(Trinidad Express) Massy Group chairman Robert Bermudez has said after the sale of Massy
Communications to majority State-owned TSTT, the company “will exit the telecommunications in-dustry, avoiding further losses from this business and significant capital expenditure which would be required to build out a complete fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) network”.
BRUSSELS, (Reuters) – Dutch brewer Heineken has launched a non-alcoholic version of its namesake beer with the aim of becoming the global leader in a part of the market growing faster than the average.
SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Nene Constantino Oliveira, patriarch of the family that created Brazilian airline Gol , has been found guilty of homicide in connection with the 2001 murder of an activist who led a group of squatters occupying land owned by the family, a court in Brasilia said on Friday.
SAO PAULO/BRASILIA, (Reuters) – Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva’s combative testimony before a federal judge this week did little to dismantle the graft case against him and improve his chances of securing a new term in office.