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Fifa’s Preliminary Draw to Happen This Saturday in Rio

With a budget of R$ 30 millions (around US$ 15 millions), paid by the State of the Rio de Janeiro and by the city of the Rio de Janeiro, according the website UOL, Fifa carries out in this Saturday, 30, … Continue reading

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Brazilian, Chinese Businesmen Discuss Opportunities

 Elaine Patricia Cruz, Reporter Agência Brasil    São Paulo –  This weekend Brazilian and Chinese businessmen met in São Paulo to discuss investment opportunities. Representatives of the two groups declared that there was a strong desire to increase Chinese investments in … Continue reading

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Rio, Salvador Among Host Cities of Fifa Confederations Cup Brazil 2013

The matches of Fifa Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 are going to be disputed in the cities of Rio de Janeiro, Brasilia, Belo Horizonte, Salvador and Porto Alegre, announced today Brazilian TV Globo. The biggest and richest city of the country, … Continue reading

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São Paulo creates special office for Fifa’s World Cup 2014

The mayor of São Paulo, Gilberto Kassab, announced today the creation of a special secretary in charge  for take care of the actions of the city for the World Cup of 2014.  São Paulo is favorite for carry out the … Continue reading

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Stadium of Corinthians may change to follow Fifa’s instructions

Directors of Brazilian football club Corinthians backtracked and plan to use disassembled bleachers in the enlargement of the capacity of the stadium of Itaquera, in São Paulo, for receive the opening of the Cup of 2014. According to the website … Continue reading

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Near to US$40 millions to modernize the Port of Salvador until 2013

  A value around US$ 40 millions should be applied, in the next 2 years, in the modernization of the Port of Salvador, as part of the preparation of the city for receiveing games of the Fifa World Cup, in … Continue reading

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São Paulo wants to host the media center in next World Cup

The city of São Paulo presented officially to the journalists, today, its candidacy for the headquarters of the International Broadcasting Centre (IBC) for the World Cup of 2014. The richest Brazilian city  also wants to concentrate the congresses of the … Continue reading

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