Wave of bad news for Petrobras

Remember that Brazilian company that has discovered huge reserves of oil and inaugurated the new frontier of global exploration in deep waters? Remember that Brazilian company that supposedly would take Brazil from its economic past and push the country to …

Brazilian government authorizes exchange operations at ATMs

The National Monetary Council (CMN) on Thursday, July 26th, approved the use of self-service terminals for foreign exchange transactions. In these ATMs, it’s possible to change the national currency(Real) for foreign (eg, Dollar and Euro) and vice versa. Transactions worth …

A female senator aide rises to fame in Brazilian politics, but because of her body attributes

A lawyer and aide to Senator Ciro Nogueira (PP), Denise Rocha, has called the male attention during the deliberation sessions of the last politic scandal in Brazil(look up CPI do Cachoeira). The young woman, who has a sculptural body has …

Education for foreigners in Brazil

In addition to the scholarship programs of institutions linked to the Brazilian government, foreign students can opt for private schools or public and bear the costs of courses and housing. To attract this audience, some teaching centers have specific programs, …

Bad results in Brazil: the country falls victim of its government again, also in the oil and gas sector

Brazilian investors have discovered that the natural resources of the pre-salt does not just mean cash in hand and that high (oil) expectancy succumbed to reality, said a report published Monday by the U.S. newspaper Wall Street Journal.

With the …

Petrobrás announces new oil discovery(yet another one!)

Petrobras announced the discovery of oil of good quality in the third well drilled in the area of ​​Cessão Onerosa(Transfer of Rights, Oil-For-Stock Swap), located in an area called South of Guara, in the Santos(SP) pre-salt Basin.

According to the …

Brazil is the most expensive to do business among the emerging countries

n the week that the Brazilian government announced a package of benefits to the productive sector, a study released by consulting firm KPMG shows that the Brazilian industry needs more than stimulus measures. According to the study, Brazil is the …

Brazilian economic stimulus plan: government to exempt payroll of companies and other tax exemption measures

The package of measures announced on Tuesday, April 3, by the federal government of Brazil totaled R$ 60.4 billion in tax exemptions, lines of credit and government purchases. Of this total, R$ 8 billion will be for a new line …