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US Travel applauds Global Entry for Brazil

US Travel applauds Global Entry for Brazil

U.S. Travel Association issued the following statement on the announcement that citizens of Brazil can soon join the Global ... Read More

Go Global Travel completes additional acquisition of B2B accommodation provider in Brazil

Go Global Travel completes additional acquisition of B2B accommodation provider in Brazil

Leading global B2B travel product consolidator and technology powerhouse Go Global Travel Ltd. ("Go Global Travel") has completed the ... Read More

Brazil expands its air network, aims to attract more foreign visitors in 2020

Brazil expands its air network, aims to attract more foreign visitors in 2020

Brazil is emerging as an alternative for generating new tourism businesses in 2020, in terms of attracting foreign visitors. ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett Looking to Boost Arrivals from Brazil

Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett Looking to Boost Arrivals from Brazil

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett (seen right in the photo) greets Brazilian Ambassador to Jamaica, His Excellency Carlos ... Read More

A Complete Guide to the Nursing Industry in Latin America

A Complete Guide to the Nursing Industry in Latin America

Latin America has seen tremendous societal growth and development in the past 50 years, bringing entire industries and markets ... Read More

Plane crashes into busy intersection in Brazil killing at least three people

Plane crashes into busy intersection in Brazil killing at least three people

A small plane crashed into a street in the Caicara area in in Belo Horizonte, Brazil just minutes after ... Read More

Brazil Embratur launches new tourism campaign

Brazil Embratur launches new tourism campaign

The Brazilian Tourism Board (Embratur) launched this week "The King of Rolê", their newest international promotional campaign. The competition ... Read More

LATAM’s ‘Stormtrooper Plane’ lands in São Paulo, Brazil

LATAM’s ‘Stormtrooper Plane’ lands in São Paulo, Brazil

LATAM Airlines Group’s “Stormtrooper Plane” touched down at Guarulhos International Airport in São Paulo, Brazil for the first time ... Read More

GOL discloses preliminary traffic figures for September 2019

GOL discloses preliminary traffic figures for September 2019

GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A. (NYSE: GOL and B3: GOLL4), Brazil's premier domestic airline, announces today preliminary air traffic figures ... Read More

Boeing and Embraer establish strategic partnership

Boeing and Embraer establish strategic partnership

Boeing and Embraer continue to work closely together to establish their strategic partnership, positioning both companies to deliver greater ... Read More

Embraer Praetor 500 receives European Aviation Safety Agency and FAA approval

Embraer Praetor 500 receives European Aviation Safety Agency and FAA approval

Embraer announces that the company's new Praetor 500 midsize business jet was granted its Type Certificate by EASA (European ... Read More

GOL airline and Delta phase out codeshare

GOL airline and Delta phase out codeshare

Low-cost Brazilian airline GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A. has issued a statement saying that the phase out of the ... Read More

Embratur promotes Brazil’s MICE segment at IMEX America

Embratur promotes Brazil’s MICE segment at IMEX America

From October 10th to 12th, in Las Vegas, Embratur (the Brazilian Tourism Board) and co-exhibitors presented Brazilian destinations at ... Read More

Gay Travel: More than one LGBTQ+ person murdered every day in Brazil

Gay Travel: More than one LGBTQ+ person murdered every day in Brazil

GayCities travel website is warning LGBTQ+ tourists to exercise extra caution if traveling to Brazil. According to the website, ... Read More

Azul launches new nonstop flight from Fort Lauderdale to Belo Horizonte, Brazil

Azul launches new nonstop flight from Fort Lauderdale to Belo Horizonte, Brazil

Brazilian carrier Azul, the largest airline in Brazil in terms of daily departures and destinations served ,announced the city ... Read More

Amazon Fire: Wealth is not in bank accounts, you cannot eat money or breathe it

Amazon Fire: Wealth is not in bank accounts, you cannot eat money or breathe it

Visitors in Sao Paulo have a new attraction, it's unhealthy and it's killing planet earth. This may very well ... Read More

Azul Airlines first Brazilian carrier to join TSA Pre-Check

Azul Airlines first Brazilian carrier to join TSA Pre-Check

Azul Brazilian Airlines is the first Brazilian carrier to be certified by the Transportation Security Administration as a TSA ... Read More

Rio bus hijacker shot dead by police, 37 hostages rescued in Brazil

Rio bus hijacker shot dead by police, 37 hostages rescued in Brazil

A hijacker has taken the passengers of a bus hostage on a bridge in Brazil. Armed police have surrounded ... Read More

Avianca Brazil: The end after Star Alliance says good bye

Avianca Brazil: The end after Star Alliance says good bye

Ocean Air Linhas Aéreas also is known as Avianca Brazil will leave the Star Alliance as of September 2019. ... Read More

Embraer is awarded Brazilian certification for the Praetor 500

Embraer is awarded Brazilian certification for the Praetor 500

Embraer announces that the company's new Praetor 500 midsize business jet was granted its Type Certificate by Brazil's Civil ... Read More

Embraer: 51 jets delivered in 2Q19

Embraer: 51 jets delivered in 2Q19

Embraer delivered a total of 51 jets in the second quarter of 2019 (2Q19), of which 26 were commercial ... Read More

Brazilian Azul and Colombia’s Avianca announce interline agreement

Brazilian Azul and Colombia’s Avianca announce interline agreement

Azul, the largest airline in Brazil by number of flight departures and cities served, and Avianca Holdings, one of ... Read More

Manslaughter & negligence: Air France could face trial over 2009 crash

Manslaughter & negligence: Air France could face trial over 2009 crash

French prosecutors have recommended that Air France face trial for manslaughter and negligence in the 2009 crash which killed ... Read More

Forget fake Rolex, how about fake Ferrari or Lamborghini?

Forget fake Rolex, how about fake Ferrari or Lamborghini?

A father and son duo of Ferrari fraudsters have been busted for selling fake sports cars, for between $45,000 ... Read More

I Love Rio presents great photo opp

I Love Rio presents great photo opp

Through an I Love Rio's partnership with RioTur, Rio's municipal institution for tourism, the renowned Samba School GRES Portela and the ... Read More

Brazil’s Azul: Airline passenger traffic up 21.6% in June

Brazil’s Azul: Airline passenger traffic up 21.6% in June

The largest airline in Brazil by number of cities served and flight departures, Azul S.A., announces today its preliminary ... Read More

Embraer delivers its first new Praetor 600 super-midsize business jet

Embraer delivers its first new Praetor 600 super-midsize business jet

Embraer announced today the first delivery of its new Praetor 600 super-midsize business jet to an undisclosed European customer. ... Read More

Seychelles key collaborators on Brazilian market receive taste of the Islands

Seychelles key collaborators on Brazilian market receive taste of the Islands

The Seychelles multicolored flag was held high on the South American continent as the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB), Chief ... Read More

Brazilian president’s plane crewman arrested in Spain with ’86 pounds of cocaine’

Brazilian president’s plane crewman arrested in Spain with ’86 pounds of cocaine’

Spanish police arrested a crew member from a Brazilian military plane, used to arrange travel for Brazil's president to ... Read More

FESTURIS Brazil: Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar increase Asian representation

FESTURIS Brazil: Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar increase Asian representation

The International Tourism Fair of Gramado (FESTURIS) continues to invest heavily in attracting international destinations. Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and ... Read More

Boeing invests $1 million in Brazil’s sustainable aviation fuel industry

Boeing invests $1 million in Brazil’s sustainable aviation fuel industry

Boeing will invest in Brazil’s efforts to establish a sustainable aviation fuel industry. The investment will focus on initiatives ... Read More

Tear gas and burning tires in Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo as Brazilians begin general strike

Tear gas and burning tires in Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo as Brazilians begin general strike

Thousands of Brazilians have joined a general strike, called for by trade unions, to protest against pension reforms being ... Read More

Brazil’s GOL launches flights to Cabo Frio in the state of Rio de Janeiro

Brazil’s GOL launches flights to Cabo Frio in the state of Rio de Janeiro

GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A., Brazil's domestic airline, announces the expansion of its flight operations to the city of ... Read More

Embraer takes to the Paris Air Show the multi-mission Airlift KC-390

Embraer takes to the Paris Air Show the multi-mission Airlift KC-390

Embraer will take to the 53rd edition of Paris Air Show International, in France, the first KC-390 multi-mission airlift ... Read More

Brazilian GOL airline announces its 76th destination

Brazilian GOL airline announces its 76th destination

GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A. announces the expansion of its operations in the country with the opening of its ... Read More

Are some cops in Brazil killers? Deadly massacre leave 11 dead in Wanda’s bar

Are some cops in Brazil killers? Deadly massacre leave 11 dead in Wanda’s bar

Parts of Brazil are dangerous to visit, among them Belem the capital city of the State of Para. Despite ... Read More