Rents in Rio fall first time since 2010 as Petrobras cuts costs

Prices in the beachside city, host of the 2016 Summer Olympics, fell 0.1 percent last month, according to a housing index by economics research institute FIPE. It was the first contraction since June 2010, said the Sao Paulo-based FIPE, which bases its index on apartments listed by real-estate website ZAP Imoveis.

By |2016-05-18T17:46:30-02:00September 6th, 2013|news|Comments Off on Rents in Rio fall first time since 2010 as Petrobras cuts costs

Brazil population tops 200 million as middle class lives longer

Brazil’s population will surpass 200 million this year for the first time, and will continue rising longer than previously estimated as members of the nation’s expanding middle class live longer than their parents. The estimate comes from a report published today by the national statistics agency that shows the population will peak at 228.4 million [...]

By |2019-09-04T12:51:09-02:00August 30th, 2013|news|Comments Off on Brazil population tops 200 million as middle class lives longer

Rio World Cup rentals already booking

With the 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup and the World Youth Day in the past, the temporary rental market has already started to set sights on the 2014 World Cup. Although the city of Rio says they have enough hotel rooms available, many visitors are looking for more space and the comforts of home while in [...]

By |2019-09-04T12:51:09-02:00August 23rd, 2013|news|Comments Off on Rio World Cup rentals already booking

Trade deficit widens, tech imports rise

As Brazil’s balance of trade widens to a historic high, data from the Institute of Studies for Industrial Development (IEDI) has shown the trade deficit generated by imports of medium and high-technology products reached US$46.8 billion in the first seven months of the year. That figure is 16.3 percent higher than in the same time [...]

By |2019-09-04T12:51:09-02:00August 13th, 2013|news|Comments Off on Trade deficit widens, tech imports rise

Linq Brazil now in “Brasil Econômico”

Linq Brasil is featured in the "Rio de Negócios" column of "Brasil Econômico" (dated September 10th), Brasil´s second largest-circulation business newspaper. The article entitled "Virtual market" mentions Linq Brasil's creation in the context of a booming market , and the fact that some oil industry-related companies are amongst its first clients.

By |2019-09-04T12:51:11-02:00September 10th, 2012|news, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Linq Brazil now in “Brasil Econômico”

Linq Brazil honored by O Globo

In an article from its Sunday edition - the most widely read throughout the week - dedicated to increasing installation of foreign companies from the oil sector in the state, the paper discusses the virtual office services offered by Linq Brasil, already acclaimed by two companies related to this industry. Antoine Duchêne, Director of Linq [...]

By |2019-09-04T12:51:11-02:00August 9th, 2012|news, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Linq Brazil honored by O Globo

Linq partner of the festival “Luz na Cidade”

Linq Brasil is a partner of the very first festival Luz na Cidade ("Lights in the City"), which made brightly shine Rio de Janeiro from June the 18th to the 29th. Inspired by numerous light festivals existing in France and in about sixty different countries, Luz na Cidade highlighted around twenty buildings and public places [...]

By |2019-09-04T12:51:11-02:00July 2nd, 2012|news, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Linq partner of the festival “Luz na Cidade”