New Minister of Tourism Tapped in Brazil: Daily

By Anna Fitzpatrick, Contributing Reporter

SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL - After the resignation this week, of the fifth member of her government, President Dilma Rousseff inaugurated a new Minister of Tourism, Gastão Vieira, in a private ceremony at the Presidential Palace on Friday afternoon. Press were not invited to attend the ceremony.

Gastão Vieira has replaced Pedro Novais as the Ministry of Tourism, which has many important tasks on the horizon with the 2014 World Cup and the 2016 Olympics Games expected to Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?