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20/07/2017 at 19:52h
Business opportunities

Jordan to host Arab-African Economic Forum

The conference will be held on September 27 and 28, in Amman, to promote trade and investments between the countries from the two regions.

20/07/2017 at 15:41h
Industry

Vale’s Oman output drops 17.6%

The mining company’s pellet plant in the Arab country produced 1,900 tons in Q2 of this year. The volume was impacted by scheduled maintenance.

20/07/2017 at 15:15h
Industry

Industry confidence down in July

The index of the National Federation of Industry shows a decline in the confidence of industrial entrepreneurs this month over June. It dropped 1.3 point.

20/07/2017 at 15:04h
Macro

Preliminary figures show 0.18% deflation

July’s results of the Extended National Consumer Price Index -15 (IPCA-15) represents the sharpest negative variation for the month since 2003.

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

Brazil’s beauty industry eyeing Saudi Arabia

The Gulf country was chosen as a target-market to Brazilian companies from the beauty industry. The goal is to increase the exports of inputs. In 2016, these items accounted for 4% of total shipments to the country.

19/07/2017 at 20:17h
Oil and Gas

Algeria’s GDP increased 3.7% in Q1

The performance is attributed to the oil industry, which registered 7.1% growth in the same period. The country increased output and benefited from a higher average oil price.

19/07/2017 at 16:34h
Sports

Brazilian training app is used in Arab countries

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Marathonist and professor Rogério Sthanke created an online personal training service that’s accessed from several countries, including Saudi Arabia and the UAE. He will run a marathon in the Sahara next November.

19/07/2017 at 16:13h
Tourism

Brazil: 70% increase in lodging options

The increase in accommodations for tourists occurred during the last five years in Brazilian metro areas. It went from 373,600 in 2011 to 639,300 last year.

19/07/2017 at 13:57h
Finance

Federal revenues up 3% in June

Tax collection and contributions totaled BRL 104.1 billion (USD 33.34 billion), an increase over the same month of last year. Year-to-date until June, revenues went up 0.77%.

19/07/2017 at 07:00h
Services

Egypt to host event on women and business

The 4th edition of the “Women for Success” Conference takes place from February 17 to 21, 2018, in Cairo and Luxor. The event will gather women from over 25 countries and its organizer wants Brazilian women to attend.

18/07/2017 at 18:41h
Business opportunities

Agency run by Brazilians seeking deals in the Middle East

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YDreams, a technology and design agency, headed by Daniel Japiassú and Karina Israel The company signed an agreement with Dubai-based Seed Group to offer its services in the region and is eyeing Expo 2020.

18/07/2017 at 18:36h
Finance

BNDES cuts disbursements by 16.6%

The Brazilian Development Bank approved BRL 33.5 billion (USD 10.73 billion) in loans in the year’s first six months.

18/07/2017 at 18:19h
Global trade

Tunisia: food imports rise almost 30%

Purchases of food products totaled USD 935 million in the year’s first six months. The sector’s deficit nearly doubled in the period.

18/07/2017 at 13:17h
Macro

GDP up 0.49% over three-month period

A survey conducted by FGV shows that Brazil’s economy grew in the three months through May from the three months ended February. Year-on-year, GDP was unchanged.

18/07/2017 at 07:00h
Business opportunities

Seminar brought Moroccans, Brazilians closer together

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An event in São Paulo covered bilateral opportunities. Organizer Pedro da Motta Veiga believes the outcome was positive. Rubens Hannun, of the Arab Chamber, suggested that a similar initiative be held in the Arab country.

17/07/2017 at 21:16h
Business opportunities

Royal Air Maroc to start daily flights to São Paulo

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Nabil Adghoghi, Moroccan ambassador, announced in a seminar in São Paulo that the airline will increase the number of flights to Brazil in the next few weeks. For Rubens Hannun, the Arab Chamber’s president, this will contribute to the strengthening of bilateral relations.

17/07/2017 at 18:29h
Business opportunities

Morocco could be springboard to Africa for Brazil

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An event held in São Paulo addressed trade relations between the two countries and the fact that Brazil could rely on the African nation as a gateway into other markets across the continent.

17/07/2017 at 13:59h
Oil and Gas

Pre-salt drives up output to a record

Petrobras announced this Monday (17) an oil and gas output record in June, boosted especially by the pre-salt at the Santos Basin.

17/07/2017 at 13:02h
Macro

Inflation forecast drops for 5th time

The median of estimates for whole-year 2017 inflation rate from financial market players declined to 3.08%. In 2018 inflation is expected to be 4.19%, according to the Brazilian Central Bank’s Focus bulletin.

17/07/2017 at 07:00h
Sustainable development

Registrations for Dubai, UN award open

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Urban development practices-related projects that improve living conditions for the population can be entered until August 31. Past winners include Brazilians.