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Huawei to join forces with China Mobile to bid for Brazil’s Oi

22 September 2019, 7:29 AM

Oi declined to comment on the matter, while Huawei and China Mobile did not immediately respond to Reuters’ requests for comment.

Brazil deforestation rises in August, adding to Amazon fire worries

9 September 2019, 3:20 PM

Deforestation in Brazil’s Amazon rainforest rose for the fourth straight month in August from a year earlier, according to preliminary government data released on Friday.

Brazil says open to aid for Amazon fires but will decide how it’s used

28 August 2019, 9:01 AM

Brazil said on Tuesday it was ready to accept foreign aid to help fight fires in the Amazon but only if it could determine how it was spent, in an apparent attempt to smooth over a public spat between the Brazilian and French presidents.

Drone reveals aftermath of Amazon fires

27 August 2019, 11:10 AM

A few charred trees are all that remain in this patch of the Amazon after it was ravaged by fires, a sombre scene which has angered the international community as a record number of fires in the Amazon rain forest intensified an unfolding environmental crisis.

Leonardo DiCaprio urges government action on Amazon fires ‘tragedy’

26 August 2019, 8:10 PM

A crisis over burning forest in the Amazon is “incredibly tragic”, actor Leonardo DiCaprio said on Monday, urging governments to do more, amid growing international outrage over the damage to the world’s largest tropical rain forest. 



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