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21/09/2017 at 18:00h
Global trade

Suez Canal revenue climbs 5%

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The waterway in Egypt saw USD 470.6 million in revenue in August, with ship throughput increasing by 4.5%.

21/09/2017 at 14:20h
Global trade

WTO revises up growth forecast for global trade

The organization reviewed their growth forecast for this year from 2.4% to 3.6% due mainly to the acceleration of trade flows in Asia and North America.

21/09/2017 at 12:33h
Macro

Central Bank revises up GPD forecast

The Brazilian Central Bank (BC) revised up from 0.5% to 0.7% the forecast on the Brazilian economy growth this year, with the highlight being the expansion of the agricultural sector.

21/09/2017 at 12:32h
Agribusiness

Fruits production value a record

Fruit output in Brazil amounted to BRL 33.3 billion, the highest sum since record-taking began in 1974. The data are from the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE).

21/09/2017 at 07:00h
Business opportunities

Grendene looks to grow in Arab markets

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The Brazilian footwear maker is working to make sure it keeps and increases its sales levels in the region. It has 20 stores in Arab countries and expects to open new outlets in the next few years.

20/09/2017 at 20:04h
Business opportunities

Arab Chamber presented opportunities in Goiás state

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In a lecture at the Federation of Industries of the State, the Chamber’s CEO Michel Alaby revealed that a Kuwaiti company intends to import 12 shipping containers’ worth of poultry a month, and that Egypt needs beef.

20/09/2017 at 19:53h
Arts

Brazilian travels across Palestine and produces film

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Cassiana Pizaia and Vinícius Sgarbe, two journalists, produced the documentary ‘Trip across Palestine’, which goes beyond the conventional tourism in the country. Launching will be in Curitiba (PR).

20/09/2017 at 18:20h
Education

University offers course in Islamic culture

Course ‘Culture and Art in Islam’ will be taught by professor Jamil Ibrahim Iskandar from September 29 to October 27 at the Pontifical Catholic University in Curitiba, Paraná (PUC-PR).

20/09/2017 at 13:35h
Finance

Federal revenues increased 11% in August

Revenues reached USD 33.73 billion last month and totaled USD 279.27 billion in the year’s first eight months.

20/09/2017 at 07:00h
Business opportunities

Brazil takes part in agriculture fair in Algeria

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Exporting agency Apex-Brasil and the Brazilian embassy will have a pavilion at the SIMA-SIPSA with room for five companies. The October fair is suitable to exporters of agricultural machines. Registrations are open.

19/09/2017 at 20:06h
Finance

BNDES’ disbursements drop 19%

The Brazilian Development Bank loaned USD 14.50 billion from January to August. Last month, there was a decline in loans of 32%.

19/09/2017 at 18:01h
Diplomacy

President Temer meets with Arab leaders in New York

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The Brazilian head of state sat down with his counterparts Mahmoud Abbas of Palestine and Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi of Egypt in the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly.

19/09/2017 at 15:06h
Arts

Exhibition in Beirut portrays culture of Pará

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The Brazil-Lebanon Cultural Center shows 30 photos of the state of Pará, which includes part of the Amazon. Local rivers, religious traditions and the daily lives of the population can be seen in the images until September 29.

19/09/2017 at 13:22h
Services

International arrivals up

Arrival numbers increased by 1.97% in Brazil year-on-year in the first half of this year to 5 million passengers, the Brazilian Ministry of Tourism said.

19/09/2017 at 07:00h
Business opportunities

Mission from Qatar seeks deals with Brazilians

Executives from the Arab country will arrive in São Paulo next week for a matchmaking event with local businesses on Tuesday (26).

19/09/2017 at 07:00h
Small exporters

Exports via Instagram

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A Lebanese liked the profile of Solaza in the social media app and began to order to sell the brand's items in the country. It’s the only client of the sun protective apparel company abroad.

18/09/2017 at 17:06h
Business opportunities

Dubai Chamber wants Brazilians at business forum

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The DCCI’s International Offices director Omar Abdulaziz Khan visited the offices of the Arab Brazilian Chamber in São Paulo. He’s looking to bring local executives to the Global Business Forum on Latin America next February.

18/09/2017 at 13:37h
Business opportunities

Saudis to launch bidding to build railway

Saudi Arabia will float a tender for the building of a 1,600-km railway in the country between the end of 2017 and the beginning of 2018. Foreign participation is expected.

18/09/2017 at 13:11h
Macro

GDP up 0.6% in 3 months, think tank says

A survey shows that the Brazilian economy grew in the three months through July from the preceding three-month period.

18/09/2017 at 12:49h
Finance

Market revises down inflation forecast

Financial institutions polled by the Brazilian Central Bank believe that prices will be raised by 3.08% this year. Last week’s inflation forecast was of 3.14%.