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Child poverty in Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Brazil News

More Than 50 Million Brazilians Living Below Poverty Line

By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Data released yesterday (December 15th) by the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE) shows...
Brazil, São Paulo,Brazil's Aneel auctions off energy transmission lines at the stock market,

Brazil’s Energy Auction Guarantees Investments of R$8.7 Billion

By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Electric energy regulator (ANEEL) is celebrating the successful energy auction held on Friday, December 15th,...
Police deaths in Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Brazil News

Police in Rio Killed 33 Percent More People This November

By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The state of Rio de Janeiro recorded 125 homicides resulting from police action in November...
Rio de Janeiro, Rio News, Brazil News, Brazil

Rio Nightlife Guide for Saturday, December 16, 2017

We have top three picks for this Saturday, and below a list of bars that are always a good option. MÚSICA BRASILEIRA: Samba dos Guimarães (Santa...
Brazil, Brasilia,Chamber of Deputies president Rodrigo Maia announced that voting on pension bill will only occur in February 2018

Brazil’s Pension Reform Now Re-Scheduled for February 2018

By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The vote by lawmakers on the crucial pension reform in Brazil has been suspended until...
Rio de Janeiro, Rio News, Brazil, Brazil News

New Yorker Band Snarky Puppy Performs Tonight in Rio’s Lapa

By Beatriz Miranda, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Tonight, December 15th, Circo Voador, in Lapa, promotes the show of Snarky Puppy, renowned group...
Rio de Janeiro, Rio News, Brazil News

Rio Nightlife Guide for Friday, December 15, 2017

We have three top picks this Friday, and below a list of bars that are always a good option. LIVE: Snarky Puppy (Lapa) - New Yorker...

Oil Companies in Brazil Will Keep Tax Breaks Until 2040

By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The Chamber of Deputies in Brazil rejected on Wednesday (December 13th) an amendment passed by...
Rio de Janeiro, Rio News, Brazil News, Brazil

Rio Hosts Artisanal Beer and Food Festival in Santa Teresa

By Beatriz Miranda, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Another edition of the "Cervejeresa" beer and food festival opens in Santa Teresa today, December...
Brazil, Brazil News, Rio de Janeiro

Independiente Beats Flamengo to Win Copa Sudamericana Championship

By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Last night (December 13th), a raucous Maracanã Stadium was the site of the second leg...
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