Guide to Doing Business in Brazil

Print Media Industry in Brazil

Printed newspapers and magazines are still very prevalent even with the implementation of technology in news media. Learn in this article how this sector is doing in Brazil.


Authorization for Taking Photographs in Brazil

There is a thin line in Brazil between when it is legal or not to take photographs. This article will cover the main points of this issue, and will also explain how to get authorizations in certain occasions.


Vending Machines in Brazil

Vending machines were brought to Brazil in the early 1990s and today this market has the potential to increase - with different products to sell. Learn more about them in this article.


Types of Warehouses in Brazil

There are different types of warehouses for different needs when importing or temporarily storing goods in Brazil. The main customs procedures are covered in this article, with special attention to those classified as “atypical regimes”.





Penalties for Errors When Importing to Brazil

Mistakes when bringing goods to Brazil can be expensive. In some cases, the fine may even surpass the Import Tax. This article will list the existing fines and their causes.


How to Get an ISBN Code in Brazil

An ISBN code is basically the registration of a book's title and edition, making it possible to identify that volume internationally. This article will present the necessary procedures to get a code in Brazil.


Brazilian Aerospace Industry

The Brazilian Aerospace Industry is known internationally mainly because of Embraer, but there are many other companies of this branch in Brazil. This article will outline the most important aspects of this business.


Difficulties of Finding a Place to Live in Rio de Janeiro

The most famous city in Brazil is also the most expensive to live in. High prices are only one of the headaches felt by foreigners looking for real estate, as shown in this article.


Emigration From Brazil

Growing economy, growing job opportunities, growing investments. Brazil is far from an economical crisis, but many Brazilians choose to live in other countries. This article will cover this emigration movement.


Bonded Warehouse Additional Services

Bonded warehouses offer several useful services beyond the storage of goods without paying taxes. This article will cover the additional services available in these areas.


How to Calculate Brazilian Import Duties and Taxes

The calculation of Import Duties and Taxes to Brazil is not difficult, and in this article we will explain once and for all how it is done.


International Contracts in Brazil

Contracts fulfilled in Brazil do not necessarily need to be written in Portuguese, but the measure is highly recommended in some cases. This article will show what is necessary to validate an agreement made in a foreign language.


5 Lessons From The Failure Of TGI Friday's In Brazil

The famous restaurant chain is located in over 60 countries, but could not settle in Brazil. Why was that and what is it possible to learn from this? This article will help answer these questions.


How to Survive the Polícia Federal in Brazil

A trip to the Polícia Federal is no walk in the park. Experienced expats, and even Brazilians, cringe at the thought of visiting this bureaucratic stronghold. Resolving immigration issues is a daunting task for new comers so take note of these tips and you'll find it all less painful than rumored to be.


How to Find Freelance Journalists in Brazil

Hiring a freelancer might be a good idea for quick jobs. But how do you find freelance journalists in Brazil? This article will try to clarify this and will give you a few hints about it.