Prices in Rio have gone crazy

For work and family, I come and go from  Europe to Rio all the time. For the last year, every time I got out the Antonio Carlos Jobim aerport, I was surprised by higher prices. Gotta eat everyday right? Here is a flavor of what you will pay in Rio. Meal in a kilo restaurantContinue reading “Prices in Rio have gone crazy”

Alive from Rio: World Economic Forum on Latin America 2011

You can follow the World Economic Forum on Latin America alive from Rio. As business and government leaders from across the continent are gathering to discuss new opportunities for innovation in areas like infrastructure and environmental sustainability, the complete library of videos are available online.

Rio de Janeiro as main travel destination for New Yorkers

This erratic blogger is now in New York City. I am representing ESCP Europe at the headquarters of the United Nations. I lived here, a city some call the capital of the world, for 3 years during my undergraduate studies. Back in the days, when I mentioned to new acquaintances that I am Brazilian I usedContinue reading “Rio de Janeiro as main travel destination for New Yorkers”

Rio to host international investment event next month

Exploring business opportunities in Brazil is a good excuse to go to Rio next month for the Rio Investment 2011. Investors from all over the world are expected in Rio from March 22-24 for Rio Investment 2011. A meeting place for companies and investors wanting to learn more about opportunities related with  upcoming major events suchContinue reading “Rio to host international investment event next month”

Brazilian IT companies go to trade show in California

  Brazilian companies that develop IT solutions for the energy industry are now in San Diego, California participating in the 21st edition of DistribuTECH. The trade mission is coordinated by  the Program for Promotion of Brazilian Software Excellence (Softex), coordinated by Sociedade Softex. “This is a field that matters to Brazil, since the United StatesContinue reading “Brazilian IT companies go to trade show in California”