The Taiwanese company’s manufacturing model has not translated easily to other countries, where it faces different social, political and labor conditions.
Raquel Dodge, the first woman to serve as Brazil’s attorney general, takes office amid a vast corruption investigation that extends to the president.
Opening a rain forest reserve to commercial mining is a dangerous setback in the effort to protect the world’s largest forest.
Nothing better illustrates the complex web of Brazil’s decline than operation Car Wash, the wide-ranging investigation into corruption.
In a series beginning today, the health and science desk explores the environment in which the obesity epidemic has come to a head.
As growth slows in wealthy countries, Western food companies are aggressively expanding in developing nations, contributing to obesity and health problems.
À medida que o crescimento diminui nos países ricos, as empresas de alimentos ocidentais se expandem acintosamente nos países em desenvolvimento, contribuindo para obesidade e problemas de saúde.
Brazil’s departing attorney general accuses President Michel Temer of obstruction of justice in a sprawling corruption investigation.
There are now more obese than underweight adults in the world. Sales of ultraprocessed foods have more than doubled over the last decade — even spreading into developing countries. Here's what the junk food transition looks like in Brazil.
The Times concluded that “Melvin Redick” on Facebook was a fake American created by Russia as part of its propaganda campaign. But where did the man’s photos come from?
An exhibition was abruptly shut down after protests, including some from those who demanded the impeachment of Brazil’s president last year.
Investigators are looking into reports that around 10 tribe members died when they were set upon by gold miners.
The former head of Brazil’s ice sports federation said he had raised concerns about Carlos Nuzman, the leader of Rio’s Olympics organization.
Days before his term ends, Attorney General Rodrigo Janot is leaving the country’s current and past two presidents facing corruption charges.
Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, convicted in another case, and Dilma Rousseff, who faces charges for the first time, are accused of helping to collect millions in bribes.
The authorities believe politicians and Olympics officials paid bribes to get Rio de Janeiro the 2016 games.
The ruling comes amid a fight between conservationists and President Michel Temer over environmental protections and indigenous rights.
The Museum of Contemporary Art, in the shadow of new downtown arrivals, soars with the first American retrospective of Anna Maria Maiolino’s work.
The Oropouche virus, causing symptoms similar to dengue, appears to be slowly moving out of the Amazon jungle and closer to South American cities.
Judge Sérgio Moro, who has become the face of Brazil’s anti-corruption crusade, worries that courtroom victories won’t be enough to end a culture of graft.