Brazil Business Today’s May 2011 Business Review

June 8, 2011

Business Review from Brazil Business Today

SAO PAULO, June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Brazil Business Today — While on the one hand Brazil was welcoming more foreign investment and a host of dignitaries during the month of May, on the other it was embroiled in a bitter trade dispute with neighbor Argentina.

In its “May 2011 Business Review”, Brazil Business Today analyzes major Brazilian business happenings of import to the international business community, including:

  • Walmart’s promise to invest $755 million;
  • Kraft Foods’ plans for $200 million of investment;
  • The merger of two Brazilian groups which will create the world’s largest wholesale supplier of orange juice;
  • Plans by both HSBC and UBS to grow their retail banking businesses in Brazil;
  • And Brazil’s fight for emerging markets to have a voice in the choice of new IMF leader.

For this and other important news over the last month, go to:


Brazil Business Today editor, Phillip Lee, provides analysis of news and events in Brazil important to foreign investors and the business community. Mr. Lee has extensive expertise in the complexities and ambiguities of developing economies. He is based in Brazil, and is currently a partner with an international advisory firm assisting companies entering this dynamic market.

Brazil Business Today is a news and analysis service for companies, institutions and global professionals worldwide who need to identify English-language news on topics related to business in Brazil. EIN News’ media monitoring service scans more than 7,300 worldwide sources for information. These news items are then filtered by our on-the-ground team in Brazil to ensure that the most important business news from both Portuguese-language and English-language news sources reaches business professionals in a timely fashion.

Brazil Business Today is a publication of EIN News, a pioneering innovator of proprietary news technology. Combining both intelligent search technologies and the human element, EIN News stands above the rest as the most efficient, yet personalized, news service available anywhere. EIN was established in 1995.


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