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01/31/14 What is the state of information security in the tech sector?

While information security risks have evolved and intensified, security strategies— historically compliance-based and perimeter-oriented—have not kept pace. The result? Today, organizations often rely on yesterday’s security...

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01/14/14 2014 Brazilian Calendar of Exhibitions and Fairs

The 2014 Brazilian Calendar of Exhibitions and Fairs is now available on the Chamber's website. This calendar is a co-publication of the Department of Commerce and Services Policies - DECOS, the Secretary of Commerce and Services...

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01/13/14 Brazil Memo 1429 - Slow and Unbalanced

The performance of the Brazilian economy in 2013 was frustrating: low growth associated with macroeconomic disequilibria. · GDP (2.3%): The estimated annual rate of 2.3% represents some improvement in relation to the feeble 2012...

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12/19/13 iBOC - International Brazilian Opera Company – Debut Concerts

In New York anything can go unnoticed, no matter how big. However, an eclectic group of composers, singers and artists are working together to make sure that their work does not go unnoticed in the Big Apple. Their goal:...

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12/16/13 Brazil Memo 1427 - The Brazilian Economy in 2014

The world scenario indicates that there is a trajectory pointing towards gradual recovery, with advanced economies trending upward and a lull among the emerging countries. · Advanced Economies: The worst is over. The United...

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12/13/13 Brazil Memo 1426 - Slow Pace

A 0.5% drop in GDP during the third quarter confirms that the Brazilian economy is trending toward low growth. In contrast, the United States’ GDP expanded 1% during the same period, with an annual rate of 3.6%, indicating a...

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12/10/13 2013 Holiday Gala Dinner Dance Pays Special Tribute to Sergio Millerman

The 2013 Holiday Gala Dinner Dance, held on December 6, at the New York Palace Hotel, gathered over 200 attendees. Board member and Chairman of the Person of The Year Organizational Committee, Sergio Millerman, received the first...

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12/10/13 Fogo de Chão New York Grand-opening, November 19

Fogo de Chão Churrascaria is opening its first location in New York on December 19th. The new restaurant will be located at 40 West 53rd Street, a short walk from Times Square and just steps away from MoMA. This prime location...

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12/04/13 Brazil Memo 1425 - An Orthodox Central Bank

The monetary tightening continues and the base rate (SELIC) has already broken through the double digit barrier. After flirting with heterodoxy, the Central Bank has taken on the responsibility of tackling inflation, which is...

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12/02/13 The 7 Things Cayman Financial Institutions Need To Know About FATCA

The Cayman Islands Government on Friday, November 29th signed an intergovernmental agreement (IGA) with the U.S. Treasury Department, under the U.S. Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act ("FATCA"). The agreement is a Non-reciprocal...

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11/25/13 Brasil Memo 1424 - Global Perspective

- Brazil’s growth estimates have been revised downward to 2.5% for this year and 2.2% in 2014. It’s frustrating: the country will be the least dynamic among the BRICS and its performance will be below the world’s average. - The...

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11/12/13 Career Fair at Saks Fifth Avenue, November 12th

Reserve your spot for a seasonal sales position at Saks Fifth Avenue for the upcoming Holiday Season • Competitive Commission Structure • Great Employee Discount • Opportunity to Convert to a Permanent Position based on...

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11/06/13 Brazil Memo 1420 - After the Pre-Salt

The first pre-salt field was finally auctioned. It was an objective test for the sharing model, which contains a big dose of state intervention. · Outcome: The aforementioned pre-salt area constitutes a mega-field with reserves...

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10/28/13 Last Seasonal Career Fair at Saks Fifth Avenue, October 29th

Reserve your spot for a seasonal sales position at Saks Fifth Avenue for the upcoming Holiday Season: • Competitive Commission Structure • Great Employee Discount • Opportunity to Convert to a Permanent Position based on...

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10/28/13 Merger of RNEST

Petrobras, in compliance with the provision set forth in CVM Instruction No. 358/02, announces that its Board of Directors, in a meeting held today, approved the proposal to merge Refinaria Abreu e Lima S.A. – RNEST, which is a...

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10/25/13 Petrobras oil output up by 3.7% in September

Oil output (oil plus natural gas liquids – NGL) from all of Petrobras’ fields in Brazil averaged 1.979 million barrels per day (bpd) in September. This volume is 3.7% higher than the average output of the previous month (1.908...

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10/21/13 Career Fair at Saks Fifth Avenue, October 22

Reserve your spot for a seasonal sales position at Saks Fifth Avenue for the upcoming Holiday Season. • Competitive Commission Structure • Great Employee Discount • Opportunity to Convert to a Permanent Position based on...

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10/09/13 Henrique Meirelles and Luciano Coutinho to Meet in Washington (DC) to Discuss the Future of Latin America’s Largest Economy

Over 250 top executives from the public and private sectors, fund managers, financial analysts, and representatives from the academia and government spheres have confirmed their participation for the 2013 Brazil Economic...

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09/25/13 Brazil Memo nº 1415 - Soft Takeoff

The FED’s announcement that monetary incentives will be withdrawn gradually had a positive impact on global expectations. The “return to normalcy”, with interest rates being raised in the United States, is expected to signal a...

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09/24/13 Career Fair at Saks Fifth Avenue Tuesday, September 24th

Reserve your spot for a seasonal sales position at Saks Fifth Avenue for the upcoming Holiday Season • Competitive Commission Structure • Great Employee Discount • Opportunity to Convert to a Permanent Position based on...

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