Daily Archives: February 1, 2011

Brazilian multinationals in Egypt halt operations

Marcopolo and Randon discontinued operations in Egypt due to political tension demanding the end of President Hosni Mubarak.   Marcopolo, a manufacturer of buses, decided yesterday to bring back to Brazil three employees after being informed by the Egyptian partner that the situation has worsened and that in addition to insecurity, since there is a risk of missing food and fuel.   Randon  has a complete line of equipment for the transport of … Continue reading

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The New Global Challengers by BCG

The latest Boston Consulting Group report on globalization identifies 100 companies that are shaking up the established economy. These are companies based in rapidly developing countries. BCG calls them the global challengers. “A group of companies from rapidly developing economies has … Continue reading

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