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French Parliament Set To Approve Sncf Reform In Boon For Macron

PARIS – France’s parliament will approve a bill on Wednesday overhauling the indebted state-run rail company SNCF, handing a significant victory to President...

Uk Transport Minister Orders Inquiry Compensation Into Train Cancellations

LONDON – Britain’s transport minister Chris Grayling said on Monday the government will launch an inquiry into whether rail companies breached their...

Brazil Strike Boosts Far Right Candidates Shot At Presidency

BRASILIA – Far-right presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro went out on a limb to support a truckers strike that paralyzed Brazil and forced the government to...

Brazil Oil Worker Strike Gains Steam In Another Blow To Government

RIO DE JANEIRO/SAO PAULO – A 72-hour strike by Brazilian oil workers halted refineries and rigs on Wednesday, union leaders said, a new blow to President Michel...

Brazil Oil Workers Begin Strike In New Blow To Government

RIO DE JANEIRO/SAO PAULO – Brazilian oil workers began a 72-hour strike on Wednesday in a new blow to President Michel Temer following a nationwide trucker protest...

They Blocked The Truck Cargo Bandits Disrupt E-commerce In Brazil

GUARULHOS, Brazil – In a bunker-like room in a gritty suburb of Sao Paulo, retired police colonel Antonio Marin and a dozen employees track the location of...

Brazils Temer Says No Threat Of A Coup Amid Truckers Protest

SAO PAULO – Brazilian President Michel Temer said on Tuesday there was no chance that a nationwide truckers’ protest that has paralyzed Latin America’s...

Brazils Temer Says No Threat Of Coup Amid Truckers Protest

SAO PAULO – Brazilian President Michel Temer said on Tuesday that there is no chance that a nationwide truckers’ protest that has paralyzed Latin...

Brazils Temer Makes Concessions To Lure Truckers Back To Work

SAO PAULO – Brazil’s President Michel Temer announced late on Sunday new measures to reduce operating costs for truckers in a bid to end a week-long protest...

Truckers Clear Some Roads In Brazil But Protests Continue

SAO PAULO – Despite a reduction of road blockades, most Brazilian truckers protesting high diesel prices have not gone back to work and Latin America’s...

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