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Brazil Cost – a country stuck by its poor infrastructure

April 1, 2013 2 Comments

Custo Brasil (or Brazil Cost) refers to the (high) operational costs of doing businesses in Brazil.  The concept factors in …

Brazil in 2012, a retrospective

December 31, 2012 2 Comments

A quick five topic retrospective of a year that was dominated by a political scandal, minuscule economy growth, a virginity …

New books in English about Brazil

August 31, 2012

Every month you will find here a list of books somehow related to the country that were  published recently. It …

Bahia state in 1927 footage

April 23, 2012

This amazing little documentary was filmed in Maragogipe, city of the Recôncavo Baiano region by German Gunter Plüschow in 1927. …

16 Brazilians in Forbes ranking of billionaires

March 7, 2012
16 Brazilians in Forbes ranking of billionaires

Forbes magazine just updated its list of  the world’s richest people, which has an increasingly strong Brazilian presence.
After accumulating $ …

10 most inovative Brazilian corporations according to Fast Company magazine

February 29, 2012 One Comment

Fast Company magazine just published their annual list of the world’s 50 most innovative companies – among them, two Brazilian …