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By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Brazil’s Social and Economic Development Bank, BNDES, announced this week it would allocate approximately R$60 billion (around US$19.4 billion) from a total of R$170 billion (approximately US$55 billion) of disbursements...
By Fiona Hurrell, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Conde Nast have called him the "fabulous fixer", and it certainly seems as though anything is possible in Rio with the help of British entrepreneur Andrew Harding. Whether it...
By Ben Tavener, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Brazil could overtake the U.S. in terms of soybean production this year to become to the world’s largest producer of grain, O Globo newspaper reports. Yet it has been...
By Sarah de Sainte Croix, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Last month saw the completion of the 3,400 mile Transoceanic Highway, linking the Amazonian state of Acre in Brazil with the ports of Ilo, Matarani and San...
By Karen Shishiptorova, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO – The Programa de Aceleração do Crescimento (PAC), or Growth Acceleration Program, was launched in Brazil in January, 2007 by president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva. During the 2006 president elections, a...



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