Global commodity traders to monitor deforestation in Brazil’s savannah

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Six major commodities traders, including Cargill Inc and Bunge Ltd, have agreed to a common mechanism to

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Brazilian documentary asks: do we live for work or work for life?

BERLIN (Reuters) – High in the hills of Brazil’s remote northeast, the town of Toritama echoes with the sound of

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Exclusive: Brazil’s Vale knew deadly dam had heightened risk of collapse

BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil (Reuters) – Vale SA, the world’s largest iron ore miner, knew last year that the dam in

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Brazil’s Vale licenses to operate Laranjeiras dam, Jangada mine canceled

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazilian miner Vale SA said on Wednesday the state of Minas Gerais has canceled the licenses

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Brazil’s Vale must change behavior after deadly dam bursts -solicitor general

BRUMADINHO, Brazil (Reuters) – Brazilian miner Vale needs to change its behavior, cooperate more with authorities and be more transparent

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Brazil eyes management overhaul for Vale after deadly dam disaster

BRUMADINHO, Brazil (Reuters) – Brazil’s government weighed pushing for a management overhaul at miner Vale SA on Monday as grief

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Nearly 24,000 ordered to evacuate after Brazil dam burst, 250 missing

BRUMADINHO, Brazil (Reuters) – Firefighters on Sunday called for the evacuation of some 24,000 people from the Brazilian town hit

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Second Vale dam burst in Brazil likely to curb mining risk appetite

LONDON (Reuters) – Mining company Vale’s (VALE3.SA) second dam disaster in Brazil in less than four years deals a blow

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Hundreds missing in Brazil after Vale tailings dam breaks, area evacuated

BRASILIA (Reuters) – A Brazil fire brigade said it was searching for about 200 people still unaccounted for after a

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Supermodel Bundchen responds to Brazil’s farm minister in Amazon spat

BRASILIA (Reuters) – A high-profile dispute between supermodel Gisele Bundchen and Brazil’s agriculture minister over deforestation escalated this week, coming

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