Posts Tagged ‘ Sao Paulo ’

Brazil’s Sao Paulo state hit by storms, 73 killed

February 5, 2010
Brazil’s Sao Paulo state hit by storms, 73 killed

The Brazilian government said that three more bodies had been found as a result of the storms hitting Sao Paulo state since December. Storm clouds are seen above the city in Sao Paulo Feb.3, 2010.  (Xinhua/AFP Photo)The new storm started on Wednesday, accompanied by mudslides and flooding. It caused traffic jams and chaos in the [...]

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POLITICS IN BRIEF 24/8

August 24, 2009
POLITICS IN BRIEF 24/8

President visits central province; Vietnam attends Sao Paulo forum; North-western region urged to fully tap its valuable resources; Vice premier calls for speeding up housing development President visits central provincePresident Nguyen Minh Triet paid a visit to a residential area in Danang city on August 24 as part of his working visit to the central [...]

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Brazil confirms 4 more A/H1N1 flu deaths

July 25, 2009
Brazil confirms 4 more A/H1N1 flu deaths

Brazil’s health authorities on Friday confirmed four new deaths of the A/H1N1 flu, bringing the death toll to 33, twice more than in the past five days. A man with a suspected case of H1N1 influenza virus waits next to security guards outside Miguel Couto hospital in Rio de Janeiro July 23, 2009. The flu [...]

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World cup winner to play for Hai Phong

June 2, 2009
World cup winner to play for Hai Phong

Brazilian winger and striker Denilson de Olivera Araujo, who was a World Cup 1998 runner-up and World Cup 2002 winner, has agreed to play for Vietnam’s top-flight V- League club Xi Mang Hai Phong Top-flight V-League club Hai Phong has given fans a big treat by signing Brazilian World Cup 2002 winner Denilson de Olivera [...]

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Ronaldo makes long awaited debut

March 6, 2009
Ronaldo makes long awaited debut

In an unexpected and low-key fashion, Ronaldo made his long awaited return on Wednesday night to the soccer world, reported the local media on Thursday. Brazilian striker Ronaldo exercises during his first training session with his new team Corinthians in Sao Paulo December 26, 2008.(Xinhua/Reuters File Photo)After more than a year of being sidelined due [...]

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Vietnam, Cuba foreign ministries to bolster ties

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Vietnam’s top diplomat has affirmed that the Foreign Ministry will closely cooperate with its Cuban counterpart to implement the agreements reached by the two...