In this section of the BRIC Group news section, you will find our latest news posts and articles about Brazil. This section covers a variety of topics related to the country generally. These include the Brazilian economy and news about population growth. You will also find news about tourism and statistics for the Brazilian property market. In addition, there is information specific to Northeast Brazil with particular emphasis on the state of Ceará. This features news about the local economy, employment and investment opportunities in the area. All the Brazil news comes from reputable sources including global news agencies such as Reuters and Bloomberg plus official Brazilian organisations such as the Brazilian Tourism Ministry, the Brazilian statistical office (IBGE in Brazilian) and the Brazilian Central Bank.
The latest global wealth report finds that Brazilian millionaires are to increase 81% by 2022 with significant effects for the luxury market.
Read how figures for the autumn herald a new season for tourism in Ceará, set to become a worldwide tourist hub in the very near future.
Investment in Ceará moves up a notch with the arrival of tech parks and a health hub, bringing the state to the forefront of ICT in Brazil.
The market for luxury property in Fortaleza is currently riding the crest of a wave. August was a particularly buoyant month with high-end properties dominating sales performance.
The growth in popularity of Airbnb is no secret and the past summer season ranks as the best ever for the holiday let platform. Brazilian cities feature on the global ranking and Fortaleza holiday lets performed particularly well in the new markets rating. Airbnb bookings in the capital of Ceará rose by 192% over the year.
From 2018, Fortaleza Airport will become a major flight hub for Air France and KLM. More flights to Europe will boost tourism in Ceará by 40%.
A summary of latest economic figures showing why Ceará is beating economic growth in Brazil all round and is “the country’s highlight” in 2017.
Recent investment in Ceará, strong economic growth and a privileged location make the state the new hub for logistics and technology in Brazil.
Find out why the uptick in renewable energy in Brazil is booming as the country draws on its huge resources to improve sustainability.