Brazil president creates body to pardon environmental fines

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro has created a regulatory body with the power to forgive or revise environmental

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Brazil minister says he will shrink, not replace environmental agency

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil intends to reduce the size of its environmental policymaking body but does not plan to have

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Canadian court dismisses Ecuador’s $9.5 billion claim against Chevron Canada

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) – The Supreme Court of Canada on Thursday dismissed claims attempting to force Chevron Corp’s Canadian unit

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Miner Vale quashed dam safety audit efforts before Brazil disaster: prosecutor

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Executives at Vale SA, the world’s largest iron ore miner, quashed efforts by Brazilian authorities to

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‘Roma’ actress brings star power to support of domestic workers

FILE PHOTO: Mexican actor Yalitza Aparicio poses for a portrait in West Hollywood, California, U.S., February 15, 2019. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

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