Despite Economic Woes Brazil’s Agribusiness Still Booming

While the country battles challenges in several of its economic fronts, there is still one area that outperforms most other industries throughout the country – AGRIBUSINESS!  The Rio Times mentions “The 2015 agricultural harvest in the country is expected to be 8.6 percent higher than that of 2014 according to the IBGE (Brazilian Statistics Bureau),… Read More Despite Economic Woes Brazil’s Agribusiness Still Booming

Cubo, a new coworking space is trying to fast-track São Paulo’s Startup scene

The publication by Fast Company  highlights the newest player in the Startup Scene in São Paulo, and Brazil.  It is called Cubo. “Cubo aims to make São Paulo—Brazil’s largest city and the economic capital of Latin America—into a startup hub to rival Silicon Valley by fostering entrepreneurs with the same perks American startup founders enjoy, like… Read More Cubo, a new coworking space is trying to fast-track São Paulo’s Startup scene

A Silver Lining to Brazil’s Troubles

The New York Times  has provided a comprehensive analysis on their perception of the current economic and political situation in Brazil, along with some mention of the BRICs (which stands for the countries Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) updates as well. In brief, one of the highlight quotes from the article mentions, “It is this:… Read More A Silver Lining to Brazil’s Troubles

7 Ways to Reduce Taxes on Import of Products to Brazil

The Brazil Business  produced an article that looks at “strategies on how to reduce the taxes when importing products to Brazil.” The article also highlights that “taxes and import duty are always a hot topic in Brazil and there are many questions about how to reduce the overall tax burden on imported products.” The main areas… Read More 7 Ways to Reduce Taxes on Import of Products to Brazil