Brazil: Obama thrills City of God

Post on March 27, 2011, 2:11 pm by admin 0 Comments

Although Obama won’t make anyone forget about Pele, or Ronaldo, or Carlos Alberto or any of the Brazilian soccer legends, he provided a thrill for some of the children of one of Rio’s infamous favelas, the Cidade de Deus, or City of God, made famous by an Oscar-nominated movie of the same name. Read Juliana Continue Reading…

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Brazilian Boss Boots the King

Post on March 25, 2011, 11:05 am by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

The Brazilian investment company that paid a princely sum for Burger King has decided to ditch the King. The advertising agency that created the irreverent Burger King “King” is being summarily relieved of its duties in the hopes of charting a new course for the American icon of a company. Read Elaine Walker’s The Miami Continue Reading…

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Brazil: Obama on a Business Trip

Post on March 17, 2011, 9:10 am by admin 0 Comments

Brazil is Florida’s largest trading partner with two-way of $4.7 billion last year. When President Barack Obama arrives in Brasilia on Saturday for the opening leg of his Latin American trip, the emphasis will be on the economic relationship between Brazil and the United States and the potential business opportunities the world’s seventh largest economy Continue Reading…

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