Monthly Archives: June 2010

Caetano in Paris this Sunday

La Defense Jazz Festival brings Caetano to Paris, this Sunday, 18:00 pm. Le site de Caetano Veloso La Défense Jazz Festival  June, 18 – 27 http://www.vallee-culture.fr/culture/chanson-musique-spectacle-festival/Festivals/Caetano-Veloso

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More M&A in Petrobras plans

REUTERS./REVISTA EXAME Rio de Janeiro-The president of Petrobras, Jose Sergio Gabrielli, said this Monday that the company should increase in ethanol production through acquisitions. “We had a different strategy before. Now we have changed. Our strategy was through greenfield (new … Continue reading

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Rio is the most expensive city in the Americas

Rio de Janeiro ranked 28th among the most expensive cities for foreigners in 2010. In 2009, Rio was ranked 132th in the same study. Quite a change. The study was conducted by ECA INTERNATIONAL, a  British consulting company. All other cities in the … Continue reading

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Energy integration in South America, Cemig is ready

Cemig is ready to grow in South America in coming years, especially,  in Chile, Peru and Colombia.  The company intends to focus in distribution and transmission of electric energy. “This is a new stage. We believe in the long run there … Continue reading

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Newsweek: Americans should learn Portuguese

International press has been paying more attention to Brazil. Newsweek’s latest edition has an article about how Brazilian companies are becoming more international. Banco do Brasil, Marfrig, JBS-Friboi and Petrobras are among Brazilian companies expanding abroad. Bottom line: Americans should … Continue reading

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