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Are we looking at the economic recovery of Brazil?

Brazil is suffering its worst recession since the 1930s, perhaps of all time. And the worst political crisis, triggered the greatest scandals the country has ever seen in its’ history. Mauricio Molan spoke in...

IBM´s Watson is becoming popular in Brazil

Brazil is one of the countries where IBM plans to develop its marketing objective – to propagate Watson, its popular cognitive computing platform. By 2018, IBM intends to present Watson to 1 billion customers all...

Brazil´s ex-president, Mr. da Silva imprisoned for corruption

On July 12, 2017, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva or "Lula", a well-known Brazilian ex-president from 2003 to 2010, was imprisoned for a bribery and misuse of the country´s financial resources. Lula´s will remain...

FinTechs enter Brazilian Loan Market

A loan market in Brazil has been undergoing positive changes since FinTechs companies offered to their customers a convenient solution - to provide loans with decreased interest rates for the retail and mid-sized firms. Based...

Copenhagen chef wants to get the world dining

For most of us, dinner time is all about catching up with friends and family. Soon it can be time to take this mealtime conversation one step further. Danish chef and entrepreneur Frank Lantz...

Apple Data Center is coming to Denmark

Apple Inc has recently announced its plans to invest 6bn DKK in a data center in Aabenraa, Denmark. The town is situated in Viborg area in southern Jutland and together with Facebook Inc, it...
ONEGrid co-CEO Juan Nader

Cisco Brazil chooses OneGRID Smart Energy as Innovation Partner of the Year 2017

Last Tuesday 27th, in Sao Paulo, Cisco hosted the annual Cisco Partner Forum. A full day gathering the most important Cisco's partners, resellers, decision markers and tech specialists. They could enjoy a full day...

Brazil: the new insurance giant in Latin America

A low insurance penetration rate, large market and growing middle class bring new opportunities for insurers investing in the Brazilian market. The development of information and communication technology in the country is also brightening...

With U.S. pullback, China pursues further foothold in Latin American business

Venezuela may be in a meltdown, Brazil consumed by corruption scandals and Argentina fresh out of a recession. But for China, whose investments in Latin America top $100 billion, it’s just business as usual. Largely...
Statoil

Statoil bets big on Brazil, aims to triple production by 2030

Statoil will more than triple its production in Brazil by becoming the sole operator of the Carcara discovery, according to the Norwegian company’s local subsidiary. “We expect (Statoil's) equity production to more than triple in...

BNDES CEO Says Brazilian Recession ‘is over’

On June 5th Paulo Rebello de Castro, CEO of the National Bank of Economic and Social Development of Brazil (BNDES), claimed that the recession in the country has ended. He made the statement during...