Brazil

COVID-19 deaths in Brazil surge by 1,272

Wed, 10 Jun 2020 - 12:30 GMT

The numbers in the past few days, however, saw a massive decline in contrast with over a thousand deaths reported daily in the previous weeks.

Brazil withdraws from race to host 2023 Women's World Cup

Tue, 09 Jun 2020 - 06:43 GMT

Brazil has withdrawn its candidacy to host the 2023 Women’s World Cup, with the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) saying the government did not consider it wise to offer financial guarantees in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Brazil’s coronavirus cases surpass half a million

Tue, 02 Jun 2020 - 09:27 GMT

The number of COVID-19 cases in Brazil has exceeded 500,000, according to official statistics published on Monday.

Brazil passes Italy, Spain in confirmed coronavirus cases

Sun, 17 May 2020 - 09:09 GMT

Brazil's Health Ministry registered 14,919 new confirmed cases in the prior 24 hours, taking the total to 2,33,142, behind the United States, Russia and the United Kingdom, France 24 channel reported.

Brazil presidential spokesman tests positive for virus

Thu, 07 May 2020 - 09:43 GMT

More than 20 top Bolsonaro officials have tested positive for the virus, including communications chief Fabio Wajngarten and National Security Minister Augusto Heleno.

Egypt to export citruses to Brazil for 1st time, says min.

Mon, 06 Apr 2020 - 12:30 GMT

Attar said the move came after prolonged negotiations and exchange of visits between the two countries' officials.

Brazil's football clubs offer stadiums to help with coronavirus sick

Mon, 23 Mar 2020 - 12:18 GMT

Brazil's top football clubs are handing over their stadiums to allow health authorities to turn them into field hospitals and clinics to fight the coronavirus pandemic.

Brazilian president denies he tests positive for coronavirus

Sat, 14 Mar 2020 - 09:07 GMT

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has denied he is infected with coronavirus after reports he tested positive during an initial test.

Paraguayan judge orders Ronaldinho to remain in prison

Wed, 11 Mar 2020 - 06:41 GMT

Brazilian football great Ronaldinho will remain in pre-trial detention in Paraguay after being refused bail or house arrest on accusations of entering the country with a fake passport.

Alves enjoys the greatness of ancient Egyptian civilization

Thu, 19 Dec 2019 - 03:18 GMT

The Brazilian star and his wife visited several tourist areas in the Capital.

Egypt volleyball team suffers first defeat at FIVB World Cup 2019

Fri, 04 Oct 2019 - 04:21 GMT

Egypt suffered their first loss at the world cup after achieving two straight wins over Australia and Iran.

El Badry to decide Brazil friendly match date

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 - 10:24 GMT

Officials of the five-member committee of the Egyptian Football Association have left the idea of Brazil friendly game to the new coach Hossam El Badry.

Brazil to import Egyptian garlic, grapes, citrus

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 - 03:18 GMT

On the other hand, Brazil to export sheep and goats to Egypt.

Brazil’s exports to Egypt hit $791.5M in 1st half of 2019

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 - 10:24 GMT

Egyptian exports to Brazil amounted to 542,068 tons of goods with a total value of $135.98 million, and the total trade exchange hit about $927.5 million.

FEDCOC: 11% of Arab food imports from Brazil

Sun, 15 Sep 2019 - 12:59 GMT

Arabi said Sunday Brazil's food exports to the Arab world, which stand at dlrs 100 billion annually, represent 11% of the total Arab imports.

Zahi Hawass inaugurates King Tut’s archaeological model museum in Brazil

Mon, 09 Sep 2019 - 01:09 GMT

The inauguration was attended by the Mayor of the city and Egyptian Commercial Advisor Mohammed al-Khatib.

As fires ravage the Amazon, indigenous tribes pray for protection

Mon, 02 Sep 2019 - 12:39 GMT

In the village of Feijo, in the West of Brazil, approaching the border with Peru, indigenous people from the tribe of Shanenawa on Sunday performed a ritual to try to find peace between humans and nature.

On Amazon rainforest fire: Egypt says adaptation is a must

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 - 02:10 GMT

The Minister of Environment said that all efforts have to be increased on both mitigation and adaptation including providing finance, technology transfer and capacity building as means of implementation of Paris Agreement.

German, Brazilian tourists visit Minya's archaeological sites

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 - 12:36 GMT

The itinerary of the two-day trip to the upper Egypt city includes tours of Amarna area, Beni Hasan and Tunah Al Jabal archaeological sites.

Brazil court rejects Turkey’s extradition request for businessman

Wed, 07 Aug 2019 - 09:40 GMT

The unanimous decision by the Federal Supreme Court means Ali Sipahi can remain in the Latin American country where he has lived for the past 12 years.

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