Tag: Rio Branco

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - There were 16 capitals, along with the Federal District, with ICU capacity at critical levels last week. In early April, this number reached 22 of the 27 cities. After a rise in demand, the new...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Projecting investments of R$10 billion, the government will carry out this week the auction of operating concessions for 22 airports, 1 railroad and 5 port terminals. Divided into three regional blocks, the airports will be...
By Lisa Flueckiger, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – After the famous parades of Rio’s best samba schools, the Carnival in the streets with several hundred different parties known as blocos is the next big attraction of the crazy...
By Lisa Flueckiger, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – More than two hundred people protested outside Rio's city council in Centro against the CPI dos Ônibus - a parliamentary commission of inquiry into Rio de Janeiro’s bus licenses -...
By Gregory Scruggs, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In an attempt to further tame Rio's traffic, the city announced that Bus Rapid System (BRS) corridors will be installed along the major avenues of Centro in December. Speaking...
Opinion, By Michael Royster RIO DE JANEIRO - The Mayor of Rio has announced that he wants to turn Av. Rio Branco into a pedestrian mall, and that before you can say “The World Cup is here!” he’s going to...



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