FDC and ApexBrasil develop training program to help Brazilians gain international competitiveness

The Brazilian Agency for Promotion of Exports and Investments (Apex-Brazil) launched a Inter-Com, a program designed to promote the internationalization and competitiveness of Brazilian companies and therefore increase exports. The program developed by Fundação Dom Cabral uses games to develop fundamental skills in the process of internationalization. Brazilian executives are empowered in planning and strategy;Continue reading “FDC and ApexBrasil develop training program to help Brazilians gain international competitiveness”

Brazilian top university aims international presence

Following the example of other universities around the world, the University of São Paulo (USP) launches an unprecedented program of internationalization. The program, called: “USP International” aims to strengthen the University’s presence abroad with offices in London, Boston and Singapore. Thinking about the future “I think that internationalization is a matter of life or death for theContinue reading “Brazilian top university aims international presence”

Brazilian grains and cotton company announces first international operation in Moçambique

Brazilian company SLC Agricola is starting their internationalization process in Mozambique. The company’s first move is to grow soybeans, said company president, Arlindo Moura, speaking to Brazilian newspaper Valor Economico. Why Moçambique? After examination of several countries -namely Colombia, Paraguay and Uruguay, Russia, Ukraine and also other African countries – the administration of SLC Agricola decidedContinue reading “Brazilian grains and cotton company announces first international operation in Moçambique”

Good news on the internationalization of Brazilian pharmaceutical

A partnership between the Brazilian Association of Pharma Chemicals and Pharmaceutical Raw Material (Abiquif) and Apex-Brazil plans to advance the internationalization of the industry and increase exports of their products. The plan is to invest over three million dollars in promotion abroad during 2012. The agenda includes going to international fairs, business meetings and businessContinue reading “Good news on the internationalization of Brazilian pharmaceutical”

Colombian equity fund getting to Europe. A lesson to Brazilians

Citywire today brings the news that Colombian asset manager Bolsa y Renta (ByR), has brought its “flagship domestic equity offering” to Europe in response to growing demand among institutional investors for local country specialists. The group says it is the first to offer singular access to Latin America’s fourth largest economy in Ucits form. Now, I wonder: Colombians did aContinue reading “Colombian equity fund getting to Europe. A lesson to Brazilians”