(06/09/11) . Foxconn, the makers of the Apple iPhone and iPad got its wish Friday when Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff signed a provisional measure exempting tablet manufacturers from 9.25% in social security taxes and reduced the IPI industrial production tax from 15% to 3%.
(05/06/11) . In confectionery La Rose de Vergy, in one of the oldest streets of Dijon, capital of Burgundy, the clerk asks, "Brazil?" Given the answer, is taken by a kind of euphoria. "Oh, take me with you!" - Exclaims, making fun, as it packs a cassis jelly, recipe typical local cuisine.
(05/06/11) . Large foreign companies are very interested in the Northeast region of Brazil. The mixture between economic growth and concentration of potential consumers in one region has attracted hundreds of groups. Kraft Foods, the biggest food industry of United States and number second in the world, is one of them. The company launched yesterday its new chocolate and juice powder factory in the region.
(05/06/11) . One North-American and one Brazilian meet each other to discuss a business. After waiting 20 minutes for the Brazilian, the North-American makes a power point presentation, showing the needed steps to implement the business.
(05/06/11) . 269 companies disbursed to their shareholders an amount of R$ 73.3 billion (US$ 42.9 billion) in 2010. Petrobras had the biggest distributed value in 2010, of R$ 9.4 billion (US$ 5.5 billion).
(05/06/11) . A research made by the Applied Economic Research Institute (Ipea, in Portuguese) published this Thursday (28) in São Paulo, estimates that the Brazilian economy will create 1.7 million jobs in 2011.
04/03/14 - A Conferência “Cooperação Brasil-Índia: Dinâmicas e Perspectivas” tratará sobre o crescimento da cooperação Sul-Sul entre Índia e Brasil. Serão apresentadas diversas palestras sobre os mais variados temas dessa cooperação, como a intensificação da relação entre Brasil e Índia no pós Guerra Fria, os horizontes desta integração, as perspectivas futuras do comércio entre estes países e [...]