The Oi Rio Pro


  BARRA DA TIJUCA, Rio de Janeiro/Brazil (Saturday, May 14, 2016) – The Oi Rio Pro continued to witness outstanding performances with the completion of men’s Round 2 and the opening two heats of women’s Round 4. The fourth stop on the 2016 Samsung Galaxy WSL Championship Tour, the Oi Rio Pro, saw the world’s…

Sbrubbles Downtown Orlando Grand Opening


Sbrubbles has opened its first Co-Working space in Downtown Orlando. Celebrate, Networking and attend all the questions about this great space was the rule for the night, in very successful Avant-Premiere for Sbrubbles the newest Brazlian investment Downtown Orlando.

Brazil Record Against the Government, reaches the Streets


By Anthony Boadle BRASILIA (Reuters) – Record protests against President Dilma Rousseff have all but guaranteed her impeachment by pushing hesitant lawmakers from Brazil’s biggest party to favor her ouster, party sources said on Monday. The Brazilian Democratic Movement Party (PMDB), the biggest partner in Rousseff’s governing coalition, is poised to vote against her in…

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.

NBA GLOBAL GAMES RIO 2015 TO FEATURE ORLANDO MAGIC AND FLAMENGO ON OCT. 17


– NBA Plays Preseason Game in Brazil for Third Consecutive Year – The National Basketball Association (NBA) announced today that the Orlando Magic will face Flamengo, the current champion of the Brazilian Pro-Basketball Tournament (Novo Basquete Brasil – NBB) and FIBA’s Intercontinental Cup, in NBA Global Games Rio 2015 on Oct. 17 at HSBC Arena. …

Orange County Recognized by Brazilian Tourism Federation


  The Central Florida Brazilian American Chamber of Commerce recently presented Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs with a special award from FENACTUR, the Brazilian National Federation of Tourism, recognizing Orange County’s dynamic economic partnership with Brazil.