Partial Solar Eclipse Will be Visible in Much of Brazil on July 2nd

Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Unlike lunar eclipses, solar eclipses occur when the Moon passes in front of the Sun and conceals its glow. This phenomenon can be total, annular or partial - when the moon blocks out the Sun entirely and allows for a "ring of fire"...

Eating Out in São Paulo: The Best from Latin America’s Cuisine

By Beatriz Miranda, Contributing ReporterSÃO PAULO, BRAZIL - As everything else in this capital, São Paulo's culinary scene is enormous and incredibly diverse. There...

Brazil Announces Incentives and Seeks New Investments in Ethanol Fuel

By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing ReporterSÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – A new regulation, signed this week by the Ministry of Mines and Energy, is expected...

Survey Indicates 97 Percent of Women Were Harassed in Public and...

By Xiu Ying, Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Almost all (97 percent) of Brazilian women over age eighteen who were surveyed, said they...

For the First Time, a Brazilian University Does not Rank First...

By Richard Mann, Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - For the first time, Chile leads the Latin America University ranking published by The Times...

Brazilian Senate Passes Bill Overturning Bolsonaro’s Weapons Decree

By Richard Mann, Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Brazilian Senate overthrew, on Tuesday, June 18th, the decree issued by president Jair Bolsonaro...

One of the Last Intact Zeppelin Hangars in the World is...

By Dermot O'SullivanRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Few people are aware that Rio de Janeiro contains one of the last remaining intact airship hangars...
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Embraer Defense Unit Launches First Military Jet after Boeing Deal

By Richard MannRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The first Embraer Defense and Security (EDS) military project launched after the incorporation of Boeing-Brasil Commercial, a...

Odebrecht Files for Bankruptcy: Biggest Judicial Recovery Case in Brazil’s History

By Contributing ReporterSÃO PAULO, BRAZIL -  Odebrecht SA, one of the companies at the heart of Brazil's massive Car Wash (Lava Jato) corruption scandal,...

Recent Huge Gas Discovery by Petrobras Could be Gamechanger for Brazil

By Richard Mann, Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazilian oil and gas giant Petrobras just made its biggest discovery in Sergipe since pre-salt,...

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The Rio Times is an English language publication dedicated to anyone interested in Brazil. Beyond keeping up with national and local events, The Rio Times will also cover issues of specific interest to foreign nationals here. Our mission is to provide our readers with a broad spectrum of information and improve their understanding of Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, and Brazil.

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Brazilian Court Freezes 36 Properties in Neymar’s Name Over Alleged Tax Evasion

By Richard Mann, Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Involved in a rape charge by the model Najila Trindade, striker Neymar faces further issues...

Visa Waiver for Citizens of USA, Canada, Australia, and Japan Effective Since Yesterday

By Arkady PetrovRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The decree signed by President Jair Bolsonaro exempting tourists from four countries (United States, Canada, Australia, and...
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Brazilian Baco Exu do Blues Wins Award in Cannes, Pipping Beyoncé and Jay-Z Film

By Arkady PetrovRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The rapper from Bahia, Baco Exu do Blues, won the Grand Prix of the Cannes Lions festival,...

For the First Time, a Brazilian University Does not Rank First in Latin America

By Richard Mann, Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - For the first time, Chile leads the Latin America University ranking published by The Times...

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Nightlife Guide

Rio Nightlife Guide for Thursday, June 20, 2019

We have the top three picks for this Thursday, and below there is a list of bars and lounges that are always a good...

São Paulo Nightlife Guide for Thursday, June 20, 2019

We have the top three picks for this Thursday, and below there is a list of bars and lounges that are always a good...

Rio Nightlife Guide for Wednesday, June 19, 2019

We have the top three picks for this Wednesday, and below there is a list of bars and lounges that are always a good...

São Paulo Nightlife Guide for Wednesday, June 19, 2019

We have the top three picks for this Wednesday, and below there is a list of bars and lounges that are always a good...

Travel

Visa Waiver for Citizens of USA, Canada, Australia, and Japan Effective Since Yesterday

By Arkady PetrovRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The decree signed by President Jair Bolsonaro exempting tourists from four countries (United States, Canada, Australia, and...

Historic Farms in State of Rio Resume Coffee Production and Tourism Increases

By Richard MannRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A project in southern Rio de Janeiro State is encouraging historic farms to resume coffee production. The...
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Latam Flight Heading to Rome Returns to São Paulo After Maintenance Issue

By Contributing ReporterSÃO PAULO, BRAZIL - A Latam Boeing 767 bound for Rome, Italy, was forced to return to Guarulhos International Airport (São Paulo)...

95.4 Percent of Tourists Intend to Return to Brazil, Says Survey

By Arkady PetrovRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Most of the foreign tourists who visited Brazil in 2018 intend to return, according to the International...

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Op-Ed

Lava-Jato: Chronicle of a Death Foretold

Column, by Michael RoysterRIBEIRÃO PRETO, BRAZIL – Twice last year there were times when the imminent passing of Lava-Jato into history, accompanied by cheering...

Letter: A Constitutional Monarchy is the Best Form of Government

Letter to the Editor by Joshua TelserCHICAGO, ILLINOIS - I am a "Brazilophile" and when not there, which is most of the time, I...

“Yo, el Supremo”; or “The Toffoli Factor”: a Cautionary Tale From Brazil

Opinion, by Michael RoysterSÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – In 1974, Paraguayan author Augusto Roa Bastos published a novel, whose title in English was “I, the...

Rio – The Beautiful Bagunça

Column By Patrick FitzgeraldRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The other morning I went to play a little "altinha" (keepy uppy) down in the football...

Opinion: Brazil’s Continuing Institutional Problem

Opinion, by Michael RoysterRIBEIRÃO PRETO, BRAZIL – Three years ago, the Curmudgeon published a comment describing Brazil's biggest problem: the 1988 Constitution created an...
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