brasil brasil  /b ˈræ səl/


  • (n) the largest Latin American country and the largest Portuguese speaking country in the world; located in the central and northeastern part of South America; world's leading coffee exporter


  1. OSX Defers Part of $125 Million Itau Loan Payment Amid Cost Cuts

    Billionarie Eike Batista ’s OSX Brasil SA (OSXB3) oil shipper, the worst performing Latin American stock this year, rescheduled part of a $125 million debt payment to Banco Itau BBA SA due today as it struggles to cut costs.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

  2. Zinco Do Brasil Names Former Ivanhoe Mines President Daniel Kunz as Executive Chairman and CEO

    Zinco do Brasil Names former Ivanhoe Mines President Daniel Kunz !p NEW YORK, NY June 17, 2013 -- Zinco do Brasil Inc. (OTCQB: ZNBR) (the "Company"), a mine development company focused on bringing ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Accesswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Brasil's Premier Power Event Announces 2013 Preliminary Event Program

    SAO PAULO, Brazil, June 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- PennWell and PennWell do Brasil, announce the launch of the Preliminary Event Program for PennWell's tri-located events, POWER-GEN Brasil, HydroVision Brasil ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance


  1. "I had a really good start (in the freestyle), and I was not too far from (Brasil), but I had a hard last 25 metres," said Huot, who was born with a club foot. "I don't know what happened. It was really hard."
    on Sep 9, 2008 By: Benoit Huot Source:

  2. "We want Banco do Brasil to be far bigger than any other bank in the country," Lula said when asked about its proposed takeover of Banco Nossa Caixa (BNCA3.SA: Quote, Profile, Research, Stock Buzz).
    on Nov 18, 2008 By: Lula da Silva Source: Reuters

  3. "We look upon Ethiopia, the home of African Union, to continue to help us in finding ways and means of marrying the positions of G-4 (comprising India, Japan, Brasil and Germany) and Africa Union so as to bring about reforms, in particular of the...
    on Jul 5, 2007 By: Pranab Mukherjee Source: Financial Express

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