Brazil’s Tale of Two Middle Classes

Post on July 22, 2011, 1:58 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

Remember the phrase:  A rising tide lifts all boats.  Well, if your boat is leaking water and full of holes to begin with, a rising tide might just sink you.  For example, like other members of Brazil’s so-called “traditional” middle class, things have become harder for Ms. Beeby in recent years. The prices of meat Continue Reading…

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Brazil’s Media Lash Team After Copa America Failure

Post on July 20, 2011, 12:55 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

Brazil’s media were scathing on Monday after the national team was unceremoniously dumped from the Copa America by Paraguay in a quarter-final penalty shoot-out. Perhaps Marta could have helped. Read Jamaica Observer’s article here: http://bit.ly/pzoTGu – Brought to you by The Victoria Law Group.

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Rio: Nursing Students Travel to Brazil on Service Project

Post on July 18, 2011, 2:13 pm by admin 0 Comments

If your education doesn’t contain a component of international study and or travel to it, you’re being short-changed.  Recently, Chamberlain nursing students broadened their clinical experience while providing care to underserved Brazilian residents on a trip to the booming, yet still third-world, nation.  Read Market Watch’s article here: http://bit.ly/p8UK2l Brought to you by The Victoria Law Continue Reading…

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Anton/Bauer Expands Operations in Brazil

Post on July 14, 2011, 11:04 am by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

Vitec Group Videocom Division Opens Office in Sao Paulo to Service Customers, Support Dealers and Stock Product   Read Broadcast News Room article here: http://bit.ly/py8DGA   Brought to you by The Victoria Law Group.

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Rio: Olympics May Draw $34B in Investments

Post on July 13, 2011, 12:05 pm by admin 0 Comments

Rio de Janeiro is like a beauty queen:  Blessed with exquisite natural beauty, but still in need of some “finishing and polishing”.  Rio can expect about 53.2 billion reais ($34 Billion) in private investments linked to the World Cup and Olympic Games, outstripping the funding attracted by other recent host cities, a study showed on Continue Reading…

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Brazil’s Giddy Convergence

Post on July 12, 2011, 11:49 am by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

  Tom Jobim is famous for having written “Girl from Ipanema,” the sensuous, playful anthem of a sensuous, playful land. He’s almost equally famous for having said, “Brazil is not for amateurs.”   Read Roger Cohen’s The New York Times’ article here: http://nyti.ms/qhhwAa – Brought to you by The Victoria Law Group.

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