Monthly Archives: October 2018

Brazil’s Bolsonaro Announcement of Super Ministry, Mergers Cause Criticism

By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Less than a week after winning Brazil’s Presidency, Jair Bolsonaro, is already receiving stiff...

Governor-Elect Witzel to Use Deadly Snipers in Rio’s Favelas

By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In a television interview on Tuesday, October 30th, the new governor-elect of Rio, Wilson Witzel,...

The Best Places to Find Craft Beer in Rio de Janeiro

By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – With the craft beer market in Brazil growing at around 30 to 40 percent every...
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Opinion: Brazil’s Lula, a Legendary Myth

Opinion, by Michael Royster RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Jair Bolsonaro, a/k/a “o Mito” has been elected President of Brazil. He had over sixty percent...

Rio Nightlife Guide for Wednesday, October 31, 2018

We have the top three picks for this Wednesday, and below there is a list of bars and lounges that are always a good...
Brazilian real depreciates to its lowest level this year.

Brazil’s Real Depreciates, Stock Market Falls Day After Elections

By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL- Despite the overall optimism shown by investors and the financial systems with the victory of...
Cruise season begins in Rio and ocean liners dock at Pier Mauá, in the city's port zone, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Brazil News

The 2018/2019 Cruise Season to Bring R$2 Billion to Brazil

By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Last week the president of the Brazilian Association of Sea Cruisers (Clia Brazil), Marco Ferraz...
Juan Antonio Bardem’s 1955 film ‘Muerte de un ciclista’ (Death of a cyclist) is centered around a couple having an affair who accidentally kill a cyclist while driving but refrain from offering assistance for fear that their secret will be exposed; it is often viewed as Bardem’s comment on the moral turpitude and hypocrisy of Franco’s Spain, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Brazil News,

Festival of Francoist-era Spanish Films Launches at Rio’s Caixa Cultural

By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – This Tuesday, October 30th, to Sunday, November 11th, Caixa Cultural in central Rio will be...

Rio Nightlife Guide for Tuesday, October 30, 2018

We have the top three picks for this Tuesday, and below there is a list of bars and lounges that are always a good...

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