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By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – In its eighth edition in Brazil, Black Friday, is expected to consolidate the day after the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday as one of the main sales dates of Brazilian retail sales....
By Beatriz Miranda, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRASIL - This weekend, Rio's bars and restaurants host the first "Circuito Carioca de Gim", a gin festival aimed at celebrating the English distilled drink with the most creative Carioca recipes. Gathering...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Finance Minister of Brazil, Henrique Meirelles, said that if the pension reform is not approved by Congress this year, it will more difficult to pass by lawmakers next year, an...
By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - For Australians wishing to visit the Cidade Maravilhosa, trekking out to their local Brazilian consulate to wait in long lines for a visa is now a thing of the past....
By Beatriz Miranda, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - This month, Caixa Cultural, in Centro, promotes "Grandes Clássicos do Cinema Africano" (Great Classics from the African Cinema), a film festival dedicated to the most relevant audiovisual productions from the...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Former Rio de Janeiro governor Anthony Garotinho and his wife, and also former head of the state, Rosinha Garotinho, were arrested on Wednesday for corruption, participation in a criminal...
By Beatriz Miranda, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - For those who want to try something other than Lapa, Copacabana or Ipanema, experiencing Laranjeiras and its great bohemian nightlife may be just the thing. From the open Praça São...
Opinion, by Reut Shuker RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Recent legislation in Brazilian congress will change the Marco Civil da Internet (Lei 12.965/14) and will provide politicians with the power to control content posted about them online. According to the...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Russia announced on Monday (November 20th) it was banning all pork and beef imports from Brazil starting December 1st. According to the Russian agro-sanitary agency Rosselkhoznadzor a banned growth hormone...
By Nelson Belen and Jay Forte, Contributing Reporters RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - According to data released by the FipeZAP Rental Index, Rio de Janeiro rental prices have dropped precipitously over the last twelve months, declining -8.59 percent, well ahead...
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