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Science in Brazil: Are the Brazilians in Paris the real South Americans?

Hemingway wrote in The Sun Also Rises: “You can see all the South Americans you want in Paris… They’re not the real South Americans.” The Economist enters the classic dialogue in a piece on science education in Brazil: “POPULAR with … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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The rocky road to Rio: What shippers need to know about doing business in Brazil – DC Velocity

  Brazil one of the world’s few economic bright spots—and a very attractive market for manufacturers, retailers, and the businesses that serve them. That’s why companies from around the globe are moving into Brazil in a big way. But like … Continue reading

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HSBC promotes Brazilian culture and business worldwide

HSBC promoted China in 2008 and India in 2009. Now it is Brazil turn. On a year-long ‘tour’ across key markets, high-profile briefings will draw together Brazil ‘champions’, industry pioneers from a range of sectors, and senior-level policy-makers to examine Brazil’s … Continue reading

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Private Equity World Brasil 2010

Another Terrapinn event in Brazil this year. Private Equity World Brasil will take place in São Paulo, november 8th to 10 th. The conference wants to gather more than 150 of the top LPs and GPs from across the world to … Continue reading

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Private equity fund invests in grain terminal in Santos, Sao Paulo

Investment in Brazilian infrastructure  is attractive for private equity investors. With the domestic economy growing, ports become a strategic part in the trade equation. Darby Overseas Investments, Ltd. (“Darby”), the private equity arm of Franklin Templeton Investments, announced that the Brazil … Continue reading

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