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Monthly Archives: October 2012

MoLA 2012 at Circo Voador in Lapa

By Nathan M. Walters, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – MoLA, Mostra Livre de Artes (Free Arts Show), kicks off tonight, October 31st...
Overturned Bus

Rise in Accidents on the Streets of Rio

By Nicole Froio, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Growing roadway congestion and traffic accidents in Rio have become more frequent and deadly, with...
The global financial crisis may provide opportunity in disguise, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil News

The Financial Crisis: Opportunity in Disguise?

By Amit Kumar, Financial Advisor RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Since the start of the global financial crisis in 2008 and the ongoing ‘doom and...
A home foyer in Rocinha, one of Rio's Zona Sul favela communities seeing some new wealth, photo by Carlos Varela/Flickr Creative Commons License.

Wealth Growing in Some Favela Communities

By Mary Carroll, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – In the same way that distinction can be drawn between the lower, middle and upper...

The Brazilian Digital Prophecy of 2016

Opinion, by Alfonso Stefanini RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - As we approach the date for the Mayan doomsday prophecy on December 21st, 2012, and the...

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012 Nightlife Guide

Wednesday's Rio Nightlife Pick - Time flies when you are having fun, especially if you are one of the hottest live music venues in...

Thursday, November 1st, 2012 Nightlife Guide

Thursday's Rio Nightlife Pick - The freshly opened bar/restaurant Barzinho has already made a big splash in the media and nightlife scene. The...

Friday, November 2nd, 2012 Nightlife Guide

Friday's Rio Nightlife Pick - Nugrooves is back at Fosfobox for their second edition of their new Rio based event. The second edition is...

Saturday, November 3rd, 2012 Nightlife Guide

Saturday's Rio Nightlife Pick - Rádio Black is celebrating their 3 year anniversary at Espaço Rampa in Botafogo. If you have not been to...



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