By Vânia Maciel, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - With it's thriving economy and growing middle class, Brazil is becoming more attractive to foreign investment. To do business in Brazil however, it is essential to set up a registered company, and while new options exist it is not a process free of legal hurdles.
Permanent visa holders and naturalized citizens are, as a rule, permitted to set up a company, however to get a permanent visa depends on the fulfillment . . .