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The Top 50 Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

The ‘top 50’ may seem a little excessive, but honestly, Rio de Janeiro has so much to offer. The city itself is complex with so many layers thanks to its rich culture and diversity. 3,977 more words


OECD economic scenarios to 2060 illustrate the long-run benefits of structural reforms

Policy choices made today can have important positive effects on future living standards, according to new long-term economic scenarios released by the OECD.

The Long View: Scenarios for the World Economy to 2060… 496 more words


Rio de Janeiro mysteries: incompetence at root?

Are the Civil Police capable of solving the murder of city councilwoman Marielle Franco? Can Mayor Marcelo Crivella actually run Rio? Does Governor “Pezão” manage to manage the state? 1,571 more words

Transformation Of Rio De Janeiro / Transformação Do Rio De Janeiro

Things left behind

I miss my yoga teacher Ana Paula in Campo Grande

Who speaks slowly to make sure

I understand her Portuguese

Who talks about breathing deeply… 70 more words

South America

Sergeant Getulio by Joao Ubaldo Ribeiro

Sergeant Getulio by Joao Ubaldo Ribeiro

Brazilian fiction

Original title – Sargento Getulio

Translator – Curt Meyer-Clason

Source – personal copy

I again am in Brazil and another tale involving Police this time it is a tale of a military policeman. 703 more words

Prize Winners

Alisson decides between Liverpool and Chelsea after £62m bid

Roma goalkeeper Alisson has picked Liverpool as his preferred destination ahead of Chelsea, according to reports.

Liverpool have submitted a £62 million offer to Roma for the Brazil international as the club step up their search for a new first-choice goalkeeper ahead of the new season. 232 more words


Why Brazil can(not) emerge victorious from the US-China trade war

When I was studying at Bocconi University in Milan, I speak of the ’80s, one of the most charismatic professors was Fabrizio Onida, teacher of international economics. 729 more words