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09/13/18 Founders of Brazil’s Largest Ride-Hailing App Turn to Scooters

The scooter craze is coming to Brazil. Yellow Soluções de Mobilidade Ltda., a Brazilian bike- and scooter-sharing startup, raised $63 million as the company aims for expansion throughout Latin America. The funding round was led...

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09/13/18 Beef exports grow 19% in August in annual comparison

Total beef exports (in natura and processed) reached 173.8 thousand tons in August, setting a new monthly record in the sector, according to the Brazilian Association of Refrigerators (Abrafrigo), which compiled the data released...

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09/13/18 Facebook backs new Brazil-Argentina submarine cable

Facebook is backing the construction of a submarine cable system that will link Brazil and Argentina and enhance connectivity between the Southern Cone and the United States. The 2,500km submarine cable Malbec will be the first...

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09/12/18 Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Evolves Innovation In Brazil

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is redeveloping its approach to the future of urban mobility in Brazil by adopting a broader innovation strategy. Born in the company's local headquarters in Betim, the Future Insights area is the...

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09/11/18 Mensagem do Embaixador Enio Cordeiro, Cônsul-Geral em Nova York na recepção da Data Nacional

(7.9.2018) Este 7 de setembro reveste-se de um significado especial: no próximo mês elegeremos o Governo que deverá conduzir o Brasil até a celebração do bicentenário de nossa independência em 2022. Vivemos um momento...

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09/11/18 CS Brazil H2 Aug sugarcane crush seen up 26% on year; record-high hydrous output: survey

Sao Paulo — The amount of sugarcane crushed in the second half of August in Brazil's key Center-South region is expected to be 42.41 million mt, up 8.5% year on year and 26% higher than the previous two-week period, an S&P...

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09/11/18 Brazil farmers vie for soy contract during U.S.-China trade war

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazilian farmers said they are seeking support to develop a soybean futures contract that would ease deals between Brazil, the world’s largest soy exporter, and top importer China at a time of heightened U....

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09/11/18 Brazil Hedge-Fund Legend Increases Bet on Stocks Ahead of Vote

Brazilian legendary hedge-fund manager Luis Stuhlberger is taking advantage of election jitters to step up his bet on stocks. The "Brazilian market continues on its frantic search to adjust to election odds on a daily basis,"...

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09/10/18 Brazil farmers vie for soy contract during U.S.-China trade war

Brazilian farmers said they are seeking support to develop a soybean futures contract that would ease deals between Brazil, the world's largest soy exporter, and top importer China at a time of heightened U.S.-China trade...

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09/10/18 Measures enable museum reconstruction and modernisation projects

With the goal of rebuilding the facilities of the National Museum in Rio de Janeiro and funding safety, modernisation and fire prevention proposals in other units in the country, this Tuesday (4), the government announced three...

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09/07/18 Temer: Brazil will continue to welcome and support Venezuelans

In an article published on Monday by Agencia EFE, President Michel Temer noted that the country will continue to work to receive Venezuelans and ensure the safety of both migrants and Brazilians in the regions affected by the...

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09/07/18 Measures enable museum reconstruction and modernisation projects

With the goal of rebuilding the facilities of the National Museum in Rio de Janeiro and funding safety, modernisation and fire prevention proposals in other units in the country, this Tuesday (4), the government announced three...

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09/07/18 Brazil inflation unexpectedly slows in August

Brazil’s inflation rate unexpectedly slowed in August as growth in Latin America’s largest economy struggles to pick up speed ahead of next month’s pivotal presidential election. Consumer price inflation in Latin America’s...

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09/06/18 Empire State Building Pays Tribute To Brazil with Green, Yellow & Blue Lights

Empire State Building Pays Tribute To Brazil with Green, Yellow & Blue Lights. Tomorrow night, September 7th, New York City's Empire State Building will be lit up green, yellow, and blue to celebrate the National Date of...

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09/06/18 Norsk Hydro signs Brazil deals aiming to resume full output

Sept 6 (Reuters) - Norwegian aluminium maker Norsk Hydro has signed two deals with Brazilian authorities in a move that could help it resume full output at its Brazil’s Alunorte, the world’s largest alumina refinery. Hydro was...

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09/06/18 Big Rewards Await Those Brave Enough to Bet on Brazil, Banks Say

Brazil’s stock market has more to give than take. Analysts from some of the nation’s biggest banks are sticking to their optimistic calls after a harsh month for Brazilian assets which sent the benchmark index to its lowest level...

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09/06/18 Brazil negotiates increase of meat exports with Egypt

Eumar Novacki, Executive Secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Food Supply (MAPA), presented a proposal to the Egyptian government to implement a pilot electronic certification program for the sale of Brazilian...

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09/04/18 Brazil seeks to conclude Mercosur-EU trade deal after 20-year talks

Mercosur and the EU must close a long-awaited trade accord when negotiators meet this month or risk it being derailed by elections on both continents, Aloysio Nunes Ferreira, Brazil’s foreign minister, has warned. After 20 years...

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09/04/18 Brazilian youth apprentice system to be used as model by El Salvador and Spain

After helping 430 thousand youth apprentices find active employment, Brazil will be a model for the labour markets of El Salvador and Spain on how to handle work for minors. Since 2005, when the Lei do Apredizado (the “...

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09/04/18 Creating start-ups against the odds in Brazil

Colombian entrepreneur David Velez co-founded a digital bank in Brazil in 2013 around the same time similar ideas started to crop up in the US and the UK. He was strongly advised by his friends to give up on the idea. Brazil's...

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