Tag Archives: United States

Brazil on the PBS Newshour

Here in the United States, the Newshour (previously the McNeil/ Lehrer Newshour) is a very well respected news source because it is a public television (and therefore more objective and less commercial) source of information. There is a series on … Continue reading

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Brazilian capital markets roadshow in the U.S.

U.S. investors will have an opportunity to talk to representatives of Brazilian capital markets institutions this month.  Meetings will be held in New York (22/jun), San Francisco (24/jun) and  Boston (23/06). The visits are part of the next round of BEST, … Continue reading

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Now Everyone Wants to be the “Fifth BRIC”

Last year in a Special Report on Indonesia, The Economist quotes certain investment bank research arguing that Indonesia may be the “fifth BRIC” (BRIIC?). Now, in the latest edition, The Economist notes a source saying that Africa should be the … Continue reading

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America and Brazilian parallels

Why is it that the gap between rich and poor is so wide in both Brazil and America? Does education, especially private, play a similar role in both countries? Two Americas Nov 12th 2009 From The Economist print edition Brazil … Continue reading

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Brazilians and Americans to discuss business in São Paulo, May 18th

Business leaders from Brazil and the United States will debate  the future of  Brazil at the annual  conference promoted by the Council of the Americas. The conference “Brazil is the future” will take place on May 18th, in Sao Paulo. … Continue reading

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