Brazil IT sector to grow 8.8 percent in 2016

ZDNet describes how fast the IT sector in Brazil is growing, stating it could “reach 8.8 percent growth this year and generate about $54,6 billion in investments, according to research.” Also mentioned in the article – “Separate research from Frost & Sullivan predicts that the Brazilian cloud computing market should see a jump in market revenues from… Read More Brazil IT sector to grow 8.8 percent in 2016

LatAm Startups Conference 3.0! Connecting Canadian and Latin American Startup Ecosystems!

The LatAm Startups Conference 3.0 took place in Mexico City, Mexico, from October 12-14, organized by LatAm Startups and several key partners and sponsors.  It was a huge success, with participants and speakers coming from all over the Latin America region and Canada. To see more details about the event, the speakers, videos presented, and… Read More LatAm Startups Conference 3.0! Connecting Canadian and Latin American Startup Ecosystems!

Brazil section in The Guardian newspaper online – Read and learn more about Brazil!

The Guardian newspaper online serves as a great source of news and information regarding countries all over the world.  The Brazil section in particular, covers a mix of news on politics, business and cultural curiosities about the country. We highly recommend you subscribe to the website, and continue learning more about Brazil and all the updates… Read More Brazil section in The Guardian newspaper online – Read and learn more about Brazil!

Rio 2016 raises the bar for Olympic and Paralympic sports

“Tourists from around the world in Rio for the Games highlighted the hospitality of Brazilians” The Brazilian government official website on the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games presents an overview of the experience provided during the games, and results achieved from hosting it. As quoted in the article, “A survey conducted by the Ministry of Tourism revealed… Read More Rio 2016 raises the bar for Olympic and Paralympic sports

7 Things to Consider Before Hiring in Brazil

The Brazil Business explains further in this article how “it is very common to hear foreign business owners saying that the workforce in Brazil is very expensive. This is true, but not because Brazilian people make a lot of money, but because there are many other costs related to hiring and employment.” The article highlights more… Read More 7 Things to Consider Before Hiring in Brazil

Online Debit Payment for E-commerce in Brazil

TechinBrazil  shares some insights on “one of the most popular options for e-commerce payments in Brazil. In this article we (TechinBrazil) will provide an overview of the main characteristics and integration of online debit payments.” Some of the main topics addressed in the article, include: Summary of Online Debit Payments Online Debit in Comparison to Boleto… Read More Online Debit Payment for E-commerce in Brazil