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12/01/16 Brazil to Launch Nanosatellite to the Moon

Brazil plans to launch a nanosatellite into Lunar orbit before 2020 to study the effects of the microgravity environment on different life forms. It will become the first Brazilian space probe to venture outside Erath’s orbit....

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12/01/16 Brazil Central Bank Cuts Selic Rate, Cites Uncertainty About U.S. Economic Policy

Brazil’s central bank opted for a quarter-point cut to its benchmark interest rate Wednesday, as expected, as the country’s political turbulence and uncertainties stemming from the U.S. election forestalled a bigger cut. The bank...

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11/30/16 10 TENDÊNCIAS PARA O MERCADO DE FRANQUIAS EM 2017

Os formatos e os setores que devem ter destaque no franchising em 2017 refletem, em grande parte, uma realidade de 2016: a crise econômica. Formatos de loja menores e vendas porta a porta são algumas das promessas para o próximo...

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11/30/16 Toyota to expand engine plant in Brazil

Toyota Motor Corp's Brazilian subsidiary said on Tuesday it will invest 600 million reais ($177 million) to expand production at its engine factory in the country. The company said the plant located in Porto Feliz, Sao Paulo...

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11/29/16 Brazil will join the Paris Club

Brazil will become part of the Paris Club, the organisation that represents the world's major international creditors. The statement was made on Monday (28) by Finance Minister Henrique Meirelles. The accession will be formalised...

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11/29/16 Amid Trump selloff, Brazil turnaround story outshines Mexico

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's surprise victory could be a blessing in disguise for Brazil as the country's agenda of fiscal reform and low reliance on trade lure investors away from more vulnerable Mexican markets. Emerging...

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11/28/16 Art and nature intertwined at massive Brazilian park

Smack in the middle of lush eucalyptus forests in Brazil's heartland, Inhotim Park offers visitors a mix of sensations rarely combined into one experience: art and nature. With more than 700 works of art by more than 100 artists...

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11/28/16 Brazilian organizations advance in digital transformation

Organizations in Brazil are making more efforts towards achieving digital maturity but board and staff commitment to such initiatives is still a challenge, according to a recent study. The research carried out by IT outsourcer...

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11/28/16 6 reasons to visit Minas Gerais, Brazil

When most people think of Brazil, it goes something like this: Toes in the sands of Copacabana Beach in Rio, sipping on caipirinhas -- the national cocktail crafted with a rum-like spirit distilled from sugar cane called cachaça...

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11/23/16 U.S. Treasury reassures Brazil banks trade with Iran OK

The U.S. Treasury has reassured Brazilian banks they can finance trade with Iran without fear of sanctions, opening the way to billions of dollars in potential exports of jet planes, buses and equipment, a senior Brazilian...

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11/23/16 Brazil's federal, state governments reach accord to balance accounts

Brazil's federal government reached a deal on Tuesday to help cash-strapped states with their fiscal woes in exchange for support from governors on deeper structural reforms including pension reform and the capping of public...

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11/22/16 Há vagas: estas 48 empresas buscam estagiários e trainees agora

Mira uma vaga de trainee ou estágio? Confira as oportunidades disponíveis nos programas com inscrições abertas em ordem crescente de término do prazo. Unilever – trainee Há cerca de 20 vagas para jovens graduados ou pós-graduados...

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11/22/16 Carrefour avança seu projeto de comércio eletrônico

O Carrefour prepara seu próximo passo no seu projeto de comércio eletrônico no Brasil. Em março de 2016, a rede varejista francesa deve estrear no mundo online com a área alimentícia. A informação é de Abilio Diniz, dono de uma...

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11/22/16 Brazil Stocks Climb as Commodity Producers Offset Forecasts Cut

The Ibovespa rose as commodity producers advanced amid speculation that oil exporters will agree to output cuts. Petroleo Brasileiro SA contributed the most to the advance. Crude rose 3.9 percent in New York after Iran said it...

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11/22/16 Brazil Finance Ministry Says 2017 GDP to Be Lower Than Expected

The Brazilian government lowered its 2017 annual gross domestic product forecast to 1.0% from 1.6%, a sign that Latin America’s largest economy is struggling to rebound from a deep recession. Fabio Kanczuk, secretary of economic...

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11/21/16 Brazilian Central Bank likely to adopt waiting stance for time being

The favorable environment in Brazil, such as the BRL rally, decelerating inflation, relief on the political front has been beneficial for the Brazilian central bank, which took advantage of this environment and cut its key...

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11/21/16 Travels through the Amazon: Journeying through the rainforest, along Lima, Peru, Brazil

Imagine a golden snake. Quietly meandering its way through 7000 kilometres. Now imagine this snake to have wings. Green wings, teeming heavily with life, spread across nine countries. That in a nutshell, is the Amazon. From its...

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11/18/16 Brazilian Beef Exports Continue to Grow

The Brazilian beef industry ended the month of October with more than US$ 449 million in exports, according to the Brazilian Association of Meat Exporters (Abiec). During the period, shipments totalled 107,000 tonnes. China...

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11/18/16 Hummels: Brazil are back on top

Mats Hummels, who played in Germany’s historic 7-1 thumping of Brazil, believes the five-time FIFA World Cup™ winners have re-established themselves as one of the best teams on the planet. “I watch some Brazil games, but I only...

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11/18/16 Brazil Estimates Largest Agricultural Production Ever in 2017

Brazil may register the largest agricultural production in its history in 2017, according to data by the Brazil’s National Supply Company (Conab). The production is expected to increase up to 15.6 percent from 2016 results, and...

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