AJ Impact

Brazil's finances improve, but tight spending controls to remain

The country's Treasury secretary said there will be little flexibility in the country's budget for the next two years.

Brazil's finances improve, but tight spending controls to remain

Fault Lines

Amazon Burning: Death and Destruction in Brazil's Rainforest

We investigate what is at the heart of the Amazon burning and meet the people risking their lives to defend the land.

Al Jazeera World

Arabs Abroad: The Doctor and the Oilman

The Lebanese gynaecologist and politician in Brazil, and an Iraqi pioneer of the Norwegian oil industry.

Whose Truth Is It Anyway

Fight for the Amazon: Brazil's Media in the Age of Bolsonaro

A journalist investigates land disputes in the Amazon and how Brazil's government uses misinformation as a smokescreen.

Brazil

Brazil outrage as minister references authoritarian AI-5 decree

The measure, invoked during the 1964 to 1985 dictatorship, permitted closure of Congress, censorship and torture.

Brazil outrage as minister references authoritarian AI-5 decree

Brazil

Lula pledges to make life 'hell' for Bolsonaro's gov't

Fresh out of prison, Lula pledges to 'defend' Brazil's people during speech to leftist Workers' Party conference.

Brazil's Lula pledges to make life 'hell' for Bolsonaro's gov't

Environment

Brazil Amazon deforestation soars to 11-year high under Bolsonaro

INPE data shows deforestation reached 9,762 square kilometres, up 29.5 percent, for the 12 months through July 2019.

AJ IMPACT

BRICS summit: China warns against 'protectionism, bullying'

Chinese President Xi Jinping warns against protectionism, champions international trade on second day of BRICS summit.

AJ IMPACT

Emerging economy leaders meet at 11th BRICS summit in Brazil

Focus is on stimulating economies while ties with China; crises in Venezuela and Bolivia dominate talks

AJ Impact

China reportedly wants to invest in Brazilian port project

The deal will be part of the largest foreign direct investment into Brazil this year.

China reportedly wants to invest in Brazilian port project

AJ Impact

Can Brazil and China mend their relationship at the BRICS summit?

There is a desire to avoid confrontation over Venezuela, a key point on which Brazil disagrees with Russia and China.

Can Brazil and China mend their relationship at the BRICS summit?

AJ Impact

Brazil's new stimulus plan aims to create up to four million jobs

Corporate tax cuts, working on Sundays and micro-credit schemes are among the government's proposals.

Brazil's new stimulus plan aims to create up to four million jobs

Al Jazeera Selects

Performance: Favela ballet, Kathak and the Circus of My Sun

Rio's favela ballerinas, Karachi's Kathak dancers and Morocco's circus artists use performance to overcome adversity.

Brazil

'I am back': Fresh from prison, Lula greets supporters

Supporters cheer former Brazilian president, who vows to take on conservative leader Bolsonaro at next elections.

'I am back': Fresh from prison, Lula greets supporters

Latin America

Brazil's ex-President Lula freed from prison

Release comes after Supreme Court ruling ended mandatory imprisonment of convicts after they lose their first appeal.

Brazil's ex-President Lula freed from prison