By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Despite the political turmoil, a weak economy, and a worrying health epidemic, Brazil finished 2015 as the 11th most popular destination in the world for international meetings and conventions. 2015 was a record year of growth for this market, one that more and more countries are focusing on given its potential to generate jobs and income.
According to Brazil’s Ministry of Tourism, the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA), a non-profit organization headquartered in the Netherlands, just released the results of its yearly survey this past week showing that . . .