Brazil

Where Stripped-Down Facebook App Is a Hit

Facebook is adding new members in emerging markets like India and Brazil with a streamlined platform that works on even the most basic feature phones. More 

Halftime Report for Global Markets: Who’s Hot, Who’s Not

Worried about the S&P 500's recent volatility? Well, if you look at the prospects of the rest of the world's stock markets, America might be the 'least bad' option. More 

The Big Sporting Event Adidas and Nike Are Counting On

Nike and Adidas are looking to cash in on worldwide soccer mania surrounding next year's World Cup tournament in Brazil. More 

The REAL Threat to the Markets This Summer

Can U.S. stocks hold up if China's economy is as weak as some market segments are indicating? Don't bet on it. More 

Brazil Accused of Glamorizing Prostitution in Ad Campaign

A public health campaign targeting Brazilian sex workers has been dropped after it was accused of promoting prostitution. More 

It’s True! Domino’s Tests DVDs That Smell Like Pizza

Domino's is testing a DVD promotion in Brazil that causes DVDs to smell like pizzas and display advertising on their surface when played. More 

MercadoLibre or Amazon: Which Should You Go Shopping For?

MercadoLibre just reported strong first-quarter earnings, but the question is whether it's got what it takes to beat Amazon in Latin America. More