Category Archives: Brazil

Rio de Janeiro beat Chicago, Madrid, and Tokyo to host the 2016 Summer Olympics, which will be the first Olympics held in South America and the second in a BRICS country after Beijing. In addition to the spotlight on Rio de Janeiro, hosting the Olympic Games would also deliver a huge economic boon to the

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Sage Group the leading British firm supplying accounting software for small and medium sized businesses has just taken their first steps into Brazil by buying 75% of Folhamatic Group for £125m. Folhamatic, whose revenues were up 13% last year, supplies similar software to the Brazilian market, which is fast growing and relatively undeveloped. Some 90

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Brazil experiences a great disparity in incomes and it’s a sad fact that many of its citizens live substandard accommodation.  Brazil’s economic growth has created a new class of workers with incomes above subsistence level, but not able to afford the highest standards, creating a rapidly expanding market for affordable homes. Brazil has a population

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