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By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Although business confidence in the commerce segment in Brazil fell slightly (.09 percent) in July, the Commerce Business Confidence Index (ICEC), continues in positive territory indicating optimism in Brazil’s commerce...
By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - According to the latest FipeZAP Index, which tracks residential real estate sale prices in Brazil's twenty biggest cities, prices remained relatively stable in June, registering a marginal decline of -0.15...
By Beatriz Miranda, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On July 9th, the Valongo Wharf, in Rio's Port Zone, was declared a World Heritage site by UNESCO. Being the largest entry point for African slaves in the Americas, "Cais...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The heads of Mercosur member states met in Mendoza, Argentina on Friday (July 21st) and expressed concern over the political situation in Venezuela, calling for the government of Nicolas Maduro...
By Beatriz Miranda, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - This Wednesday, July 26th, the FLIP Literature Festival opens in Paraty, the small town just four hours from the city of Rio de Janeiro. Paying homage to Lima Barreto, a...
By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Huge news for Brazil, Paris Saint Germain (PSG), and football (soccer) fans around the world with media outlets reporting that Brazilian superstar, Neymar, has verbally agreed to a six-year deal...
By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Mint of Brazil (CMB), which produces passports for the country, announced on Friday, July 21st, that the service will be reinstated after being suspended by the Federal Police (PF)...
By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The pousada Casa Dois Irmãos in Santa Teresa was opened in 2015 by siblings Kristopher and Josephine Jennings-Bramly, who are from Vancouver Island in Canada, and children of British and...
By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - President Michel Temer authorized the sending of 800 police officers to reinforce security in Rio de Janeiro yesterday, July 20th. The government will send 380 men from the Federal Highway...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Faced with dwindling revenues, Brazil’s federal government decided to raise fuel taxes. The government’s objective is to raise R$10.4 billion with the additional levy and meet the primary deficit fiscal...
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