“ArtBrazil”celebra Independência do Brasil em sua exposição na ArtServe

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BAST Media Relations /Antonio Tozzi

ArtBrazil é a primeira e única feira na Florida dedicada exclusivamente a arte contemporânea de artistas brasileiros. É uma iniciativa da artista e curadora Jade Matarazzo e da jornalista e produtora Maria do Carmo Fulfaro da Simply Marketing.

Em 2015, a terceira exposição anual “ArtBrazil” que estará aberta de 4 a 25 de setembro, mostrará novamente instalações, fotografias, pinturas, esculturas e outras formas de arte dentro de um contexto moderno e contemporâneo.   Continue reading


Chairman of Brazil International Foundation presents International Integration Project Brazil and Continental Brazil, in a lecture at UFF

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Chairman of Brazil International Foundation presents International Integration Project Brazil and

Continental Brazil, in a lecture at UFF

The lawyer and businessman, Aloysio Vasconcellos, Chairman of the non-profit organization, Brazil International Foundation, will present on Aug. 20 at the Institute of Strategic Studies (Inest) UFF, an extensive project that proposes the participation and integration between the International Brazil and – the Continental Brazil. Continue reading

Brazilian Broker Rico Corretora Launches MetaTrader 5 on the BM&FBovespa Exchange

The MetaTrader 5 trading platform has further expanded its presence in Brazil. The country’s second-largest broker Rico Corretora has launched MetaTrader 5 for Stocks, Futures and Options trading with BM&FBovespa. Now the main Brazilian brokers are offering the world’s most powerful trading platform. Continue reading

Our 50th Issue Has Arrived

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Child marriage is widely accepted in Brazil

By Anastasia Moloney, BOGOTA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Child marriage is widely accepted in Brazil, where girls seek older husbands to escape from sexual and other violence in the home, or because of teenage pregnancies or the lack of job opportunities, according to new research. Continue reading

(L-R) Chinese President Xi Jinping, South African President Jacob Zuma, Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi attend a working breakfast during the BRICS Summit in Ufa, Russia, July 9, 2015.  REUTERS/BRICS/SCO Photohost/RIA Novosti

Brazil poses a larger threat of contagion for global financial markets than other emerging economies

By Walter Brandimarte, RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – Brazil poses a larger threat of contagion for global financial markets than other emerging economies, far eclipsing Russia and China, Fitch Ratings said on Wednesday, giving highlights of an upcoming survey of European fixed-income investors Continue reading


Orlando is the Second Top destination in Mobile Bookings in the US and Brazil the Top Latin American Destination


More travelers are trading in their mousepads for the ease and convenience of booking trips on the go. Globally, mobile bookings are gaining notable traction among travelers, with more than one in four transactions booked on mobile devices, according to the 2014® Hotel Price Index™ (HPI®). The data also revealed a significant over 80 percent increase in bookings made by U.S. mobile users, solidifying the importance of mobile for years to come.

Value in Last-Minute Bookings
The last-minute booking trend has proven to be at the helm of the mobile surge, with 50 percent of travelers booking same or next-day hotel stays. mobile users are also privy to more than 20,000 mobile-exclusive, last-minute deals, making spontaneous travel plans more exciting and affordable.

Top Destinations for Mobile Users
Domestically, the perennially popular destination of New York City (No. 3; $243)* took a back seat to Las Vegas(No. 1; $104)* and Orlando (No. 2; $94)*. Rounding out the top five domestic destinations are Los Angeles (No. 4; $151)* and San Diego (No. 5; $133)*.

U.S. mobile users were charmed by their northern neighbor, as two Canadian cities, Toronto (No. 3; $147)* andVancouver (No 5; $167)*, made the list of top international destinations. Travelers also jetted off to London (No. 1; $265)*, Cancun/Riviera Maya (No. 2; $242)* and Paris (No. 4; $245)*. Advancements in Mobile continues to make inroads into mobile with the recently announced first Apple™ Watch compatible app. The app enables its users to seek nearby hotel deals, view upcoming reservations and locate their hotel via GPS.

Downloaded over 40 million times since launch, the portfolio of apps for various devices offers customers access to approximately 435,000 hotels worldwide, and access to more than 14 million genuine user reviews.

* The average prices paid by U.S. mobile users during the full year of 2014, according to the Hotel Price Index.