Construction Businesses Grow 32% in Rio

By Ben Tavener, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Entrepreneurs starting up new businesses in Rio de Janeiro state have been increasingly attracted by the construction sector over the past two years, new figures show. Industry analysts are looking towards the city playing host to upcoming major sporting events - the 2014 World Cup and the 2016 Olympics - as even greater encouragement for further revitalization in the area.

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