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10/31/17 U.S. Citizens Can Soon Apply for E-Visas to Brazil

The idea of drinking a caipirinha on a white sand beach has helped make Brazil an attractive destination for vacationers—but reaching the South American country isn't the easiest. That’s because Brazil is one of the many...

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10/30/17 Brazil’s startup ecosystem is thriving despite bureaucracy

The evidence for this tech renaissance is plain as day: Multinational and regional tech powerhouses have graced Brazilian cities with their approval. For instance, Google, Airbnb, and Uber have built offices in Sao Paulo; in...

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10/27/17 Brazil Anticipates a Freer Economy and the Growth That Comes With It

After two years of recession and continued political instability, Brazil seems to be headed toward economic recovery. President Michel Temer, though currently under investigation for corruption, has been steadfast in his efforts...

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10/26/17 Latin American IPO boomlet gathers steam, led by Brazil, Argentina

Recovery hopes in two of Latin America's largest economies, Brazil and Argentina, have triggered a surge in initial public offerings, with companies in mining, food, construction and fuel distribution set to test the markets in...

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10/25/17 Governo inclui 13 aeroportos em programa de desestatização

O governo federal incluiu uma lista de 13 aeroportos no Programa Nacional de Desestatização. A decisão está no "Diário Oficial da União" (DOU) desta quarta-feira. Constam da lista os aeroportos de Vitória (ES), Recife (PE),...

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10/25/17 Environmental fines may be converted into recovery actions for degraded areas

President Michel Temer's administration took another step toward the preservation and recovery of the Brazilian environment and biomes. During a visit to the Caiman farm (state of Mato Grosso do Sul) on Saturday (21), Temer...

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10/25/17 Embraer recebe encomenda da Força Aérea dos EUA de 6 A-29 Super Tucano

A Embraer informou em comunicado que a companhia, juntamente com sua parceira Sierra Nevada Corporation, recebeu da força aérea americana a encomenda de seis aeronaves A-29 Super Tucano que serão acrescentadas à frota das...

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10/24/17 Investimentos sobem 0,8% em agosto, aponta indicador do Ipea

Após 13 meses consecutivos em queda, na comparação com o mesmo período do ano anterior, os investimentos voltaram a reagir em agosto. É o que mostra o Indicador Ipea de FBCF – Formação Bruta de Capital Fixo, divulgado nesta...

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10/24/17 Brazil, Latam well-positioned for growth amid Fed rate tightening

Latin America and Brazil in particular are well-positioned among developing countries to withstand expected rate increases by the U.S. and European central banks in coming months, investors and economists said, while Turkey looks...

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10/24/17 Brazil congressional committees ready reforms helping small miners

Brazilian congressional committees are scheduled to vote on sweeping mining reforms on Tuesday, likely amending President Michel Temer’s proposals to favor smaller miners before putting them to a broader vote. Temer proposed the...

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10/23/17 Upcoming auctions likely to create 500,000 jobs in Brazil

Investments, tax revenue and royalties, in addition to economic growth, are some of the main impacts expected after the upcoming auctions of oil and gas fields in the pre-salt layer. With the expectation of R$ 100 billion being...

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10/23/17 Amazon Expands in Brazil

After five years of just selling books in the country, Amazon is now launching an electronics and appliances marketplace. The official announcement came Wednesday, but locals have been talking about it for a week after Bloomberg...

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10/23/17 Brazil Sees Oil Exports Soar

(...). Brazil: Brazil field data is available from ANP through June. Total production for July has also been issued and is about the same as June. Overall production is generally on a plateau, with newer production from the...

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10/20/17 Brazil Looks for Role in Syria's Reconstruction After the War

Brazil plans to reopen its embassy and restore full diplomatic relations with Syria in the hope of participating in the war-torn country’s reconstruction. "Our wish is to fully reactivate the Embassy and send a resident...

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10/20/17 Brazil economy adds 34K payroll jobs in September

The Brazilian economy added a net 34,392 payroll jobs in September, data from the Labor Ministry showed on Thursday, the sixth straight month of gains. In the first nine months of 2017, Brazil opened a net 208,874 payroll jobs,...

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10/19/17 Will Airbus and Bombardier's partnership push Boeing closer to Brazil?

The global aerospace game, once the purview of individual companies, has become a national pursuit. In Europe it crossed borders in the 1970s. Germany and France decided they were better together as Airbus, eventually forging an...

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10/18/17 Powell's Picks In Emerging Markets: Brazil And India

Brazil’s economy is continuing to claw its way out of the severe slump that hit all developing countries after the global economy entered the Great Recession. The recoveries won’t be tranquil or fast. However, I think rising...

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10/17/17 Brazil's Gerdau may sell U.S. facilities for $630 million

Brazilian steelmaker Gerdau SA (GGBR4.SA) could raise about 2 billion reais ($630.48 million) with the potential sale of its rebar-producing facilities in the United States this year, newspaper Valor Econômico reported on Tuesday...

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10/17/17 Brazil central bank sees credit conditions slowly improving

A slow recovery in credit conditions as Brazil emerges from its deepest recession in a century poses little threat to the nation's banks, the central bank said on Tuesday. In a semi-annual report on banking industry stability,...

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10/16/17 QDB strengthens bilateral commercial relations with Brazil

Qatar Development Bank (QDB) has led a Qatari business delegation to Sao Paulo, Brazil to partake in a series of networking events and matchmaking sessions as part of efforts to charter a new course in the nation’s commercial...

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