BEYOND THE BEACHWEAR- The strength of the Brazilian textile & clothing industry

Discover the strength of the Brazilian textile & clothing industry and the bilateral business with Australia In the global imagination, the Brazilian textile and clothing industry can be represented by iconic bikini styles paraded on catwalks around the world. The objects of desire of consumers of all ages are always linked to the idea of […]

Free online access to some of the best universities of Australia (and the world)

Despite the closure of the borders for international students and tourist, Australia continues focusing on international education. Approximately 3,000 Brazilians students are awaiting the opening of the borders so they can start their study exchange in Australia. As international students are prohibited to come to Australia, at least for the near future, Australian universities are […]

MEMBER SUCCESS CASE – A MARKETING PASSION

Your Name: Renata Reis Your business name: Collab 360 Marketing   Why did you decide to start your own business? Renata: I have always been quite entrepreneurial; it’s part of my family background and it sort of runs in my veins. After working for several years as a marketing manager at a boutique marketing agency, I […]

Brazil is an Established Tech-Savvy Nation

Brazil has firmly established itself as a tech-savvy nation with the world’s second largest users of social networks and approximately 230 million smartphones in use. Google, Uber, Accenture, SAP and Oracle and most major technology companies have a strong presence in Brazil and in 2017 Facebook established its first-ever innovation centre in São Paulo. Nowadays […]

Member Success Case – Facto Financial Group

Interview with Raphael Reis from Facto Financial Group Why did you decide to start your own business? Since I was a little kid I had creative ideas of how to make some pocket money working with things I used to enjoy. I guess I always had that entrepreneur feeling inside me that I could be […]

The Construction, Aerospace and Technology Industries in Brazil

Brazil is not only about carnaval, football and forests. On this article, we are going to delve into Brazil’s broad capabilities in the construction, technology and aerospace innovation industries. The number of Brazilian internationalised companies has grown considerably in the last three decades as part of the globalisation evolution. Some of the international players have […]

INTERVIEW WITH RICARDO FIOT, THE FOUNDER OF TROPICAL BRAZIL

By Liz Lacerda, Foreign Correspondent   Why/When did you decide to start Tropical Brazil? I had the idea of bringing açaí to Australia in 2003 as I was looking to unite the best of both countries. At that time though, I was here as a student, consequently resources and opportunities were limited. On top of […]

COVID-19 MEMORY AND EXPERTISE: A DIPLOMATIC PERSPECTIVE

By Sergio Moreira Lima, Brazilian Ambassador in Canberra, Australia   In isolation to prevent the dissemination of covid-19, one realises every single day that we live at a time of challenge.   It is up to us to make it also a time of hope and opportunity. Expertise and historical memory are important elements to […]

Brazil and the Corona Virus

Message from Ambassador Sérgio Eduardo Moreira Lima, Canberra. On March 11, the Director of the World Health Organisation declared COVID-19 a pandemic. This means that the spread of the new disease affects not only a wide geographic area but also a high proportion of the world population. It represents a most serious challenge for countries […]

FROM SLUM TO MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR BUSINESS IN AUSTRALIA

An Interview with Mauro Pereira Carlos, the Founder of Fast Facilities By Liz Lacerda, Foreign Correspondent When did you start your business in Australia and how was it to grow? I started my own business in 2014, while I was studying. I saw an opportunity to make more money to pay for university and I […]

Brazilian Professionals – A new way of doing business in Australia

Brazilians in Australia – international students, entrepreneurs and highly qualified immigrants: doors are open for doing business in Australia. The number of Brazilians in Australia has been increasing considerably in the last 5 to 10 years. It is estimated that there are approximately 80,000 Brazilians in Australia on student, tourist, work, parent, partner visas plus […]

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Embrapa expects that partnership with CSIRO will benefit Brazilian agribusiness with new technological solutions

 President Celso Moretti talked exclusively with the Australian Brazil Business Council By Liz Lacerda, Foreign Correspondent     1.    What are Brazil’s biggest challenges that could benefit from this partnership with Australia’s CSIRO? At this stage, one of our top priorities determined by the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Food Supply is the development of the […]

2020 marks the 75th year of Brazil and Australia diplomatic relations.

The Brazilian Embassy in Canberra is launching its monthly Newsletter dedicated to promoting a greater knowledge of Brazil and Australia relations and the Brazilian economy, for the benefit of the Australian public, businesses and academic communities as well as for Brazilians in Australia. The idea is to provide updated information and statistics on the Brazilian […]

BRAZIL INVESTMENT FORUM

The Brasil Investment Forum 2019 will highlight investment opportunities in strategic industries in the Brazilian economy, such as infrastructure, energy, agribusiness, technology and innovation. This will be a unique opportunity to learn about recent improvements in Brazil´s business environment. The Forum will be opened by President Jair Bolsonaro, and the President of the Inter-American Development […]

Welcome to Australia Diplomatic Reception

The Australia Brazil Business Council with the support from the Embassy of Brazil in Canberra, and the Consulate-General of Brazil in Sydney, will be hosting a ‘Welcome to Australia’ reception where you will have the opportunity to ‘meet & greet’ the newly appointed Brazilian diplomats to the region, His Excellency Mr. Sergio Moreira Lima, Ambassador […]

FAESP reivindica não renovação dos direitos antidumping das importações de leite em pó

São Paulo – A Federação da Agricultura e Pecuária do Estado de São Paulo (FAESP), por intermédio do seu Presidente, Fábio Meirelles, encaminhou ofício ao presidente Jair Bolsonaro para reforçar preocupações do setor produtivo com respeito a não renovação dos direitos antidumping às importações de leite em pó provenientes da União Europeia e Nova Zelândia. […]