New Convention Center of Fortaleza (2nd largest in South America) Opens up in June

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With over 2 million square feet of built space, this is South America´s second largest conference center and can hold up to 6 major events simultaneously. The govt. invested almost 500 million BRL to build it and correct an “anomaly”: Fortaleza is the number 1…

IRACEMA BEACH AQUARIUM WILL CREATE 100 JOBS IN THE US

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GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO) – A Grand Junction company will soon get started on a whale of a project overseas. ICM, which also operates Reynolds Polymer, was a awarded a $150 million contract Friday morning to help build a state-of-the-art aquarium in Brazil. The…

The New Convention Center of Fortaleza – 2nd largest in Brazil

The New Convention Center of Fortaleza – 2nd largest in Brazil

It´s 2 million sq. ft. of built space and capable to hold up to 6 major events simultaneously. The construction is 98% done. They´re finishing the several tunnels designed to spread traffic around and not cause traffic jams in the Washington Soares Avenue.  The new Convention center is so big…

The Largest Aquarium in the Southern Hemisphere – Iracema Beach Aquarium

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The aquarium is being built between the old and the English Bridge and the Metallic bridge. In this place last year, still stood the huge concrete building of DNOCS (a extinct govt. agency), now that mountain of concrete is gone, the new boardwalk is on its…

Are Japanese Investors Right About Brazil?

Are Japanese Investors Right About Brazil?

  Recent data from Lipper Financial indicates that in the past two years, Japanese investors have invested more than $100 billion in mutual funds tied to the Brazilian economy. The past few months have been quite hard on these investments, as the move out…

Brazil’s Booming Economy Is Creating 19 ‘Millionaires’ Every Day says Forbes.

Brazil’s Booming Economy Is Creating 19 ‘Millionaires’ Every Day says Forbes.

Brazil has been adding 19 ‘millionaires’ per day since 2007 — and that statistic will likely be repeated over the next three years as Latin America’s economic super-power continues to deliver stellar GDP growth and consumption rates, according to bankers. Note that these are…

Fortaleza Map with Bus Routes, Historic Buildings and over 100 Points of Interest.

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Feel free to save it in your computer and print and use when visiting Fortaleza. They give these out at the airport on the Tourist info counter too.

Industrial-Port Complex Fuels Growth in Desolate Northeast

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FORTALEZA, Brazil, Aug 24, 2011 (IPS) – The port of Pecém in Brazil’s impoverished Northeast region received a large order to unload and store cement factory equipment imported from China. The port authorities were unable to accept the original order, as the cargo would…

FORTALEZA REVISITED – PLAN TO BE SPONTANEOUS (A great article written by my friend Terry Braverman and published at The Replenisher)

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December 2, 2010 Volume 8 Issue 152 Our subscriber list is now at 15,465 Special Travel Edition FORTALEZA REVISITED PLAN TO BE SPONTANEOUS After experiencing this northeast beachfront Brazilian city once before, I learned that the best way to plan activities here is to have…

Brazil overtakes UK to become world’s sixth-largest economy

Brazil overtakes UK to become world’s sixth-largest economy

  Gross domestic product grew by 2.7pc last year, down from 7.5pc growth in 2010, dragged back by higher business costs and lower industrial output. Economists had forecast a 2.8pc rise in gross domestic product. On a quarter-on-quarter basis, Brazil’s GDP grew by 0.3pc…