Business - Rio de Janeiro

If Rio de Janeiro were a country, it would be the tenth largest oil producer in the world

Rio's experience in providing goods, services, and equipment to the offshore oil industry and the lower carbon footprint of...

Brazil: Christ the Redeemer Museum in Rio de Janeiro receives its first stone

The more than 90 years of history of one of the most significant cultural...

Brazil: Rio’s Sugarloaf will have a 755-meter zip line

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - If the Parque Bondinho Pão de Açúcar (Sugarloaf Cable Car Park) was already breathtaking, starting in November, the place...

Brazil: Rio government allocates more than US$17 million to...

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In addition to benefiting rural generators, schools, hospitals, and private homes, it can also...

Brazil’s Rio de Janeiro loses brains to Santa Catarina...

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Innovation is not necessarily linked to great discoveries or only to cutting-edge technology. The...

Survey shows pessimistic consumer and optimistic business people in...

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A survey shows a mismatch in the perception of...

Brazil Rio de Janeiro bars and restaurants again attract jobs, clients and plans

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Last year, the bar and restaurant business registered the closure of some 2,500 establishments in the city, but it is now beginning to emerge from this critical situation. Figures on the...

Luxury building to take last non-high-rise space on Brazil’s Rio de Janeiro Leblon beachfront

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The wealthy, bohemian and sophisticated Leblon, a neighborhood in southern Rio de Janeiro, lost its last unoccupied area to a waterfront building. The site was highly disputed by real estate developers...

Brazil’s Alba Saúde and Pastore Medical Center announce merger

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Dot Saúde is the result of the merger between the two competitors in the city of Rio de Janeiro,...

Rio de Janeiro subway passenger volume up 117% in Q2 2021 over last year

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The three subway lines in Rio de Janeiro carried some 27,000 passengers per hour in the 2nd quarter of 2021, an increase of 117.5% compared to the same period last...

Magazine Luiza store openings come to Rio with Anitta headlining advertising campaign

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - São Paulo's Magazine Luiza chain will open the first 23 of a total of at least 50 physical stores in the state of Rio de Janeiro by the end of...