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Florianopolis News


David Schurmann Advances on 'Little Secret' Shoot
Set in Belem, capital of the Amazon region Para state, Florianópolis in Southern Brazil, and New Zealand, the three stories appear for much of the film to be running parallel to one another. It's only from about half way through that you begin to ...

19 Dec 2014 | 6:52 am


SGS Brazil: Innovation and inspiration for social change
More than a thousand people gather at the Social Good Brazil Summit to discuss how technology and new media can help solve social challenges. All photos by Bibiana Beck. FLORIANOPOLIS, Brazil – The third edition of the Social Good Brazil Summit, the ...

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18 Dec 2014 | 10:19 pm

Broadband TV News

Antik Receives IPTV License for Brazil Operation
Light Reading
FLORIANOPOLIS, Brazil -- ANTIK Technology Brasil LTDA entered commercial registry in Brasil and received the operation license at the end of last month. Antik in Brasil will focus on delivery, customization and technical support for Antik IPTV products ...
Antik opens Brazilian subsidiaryTelecompaper (subscription)
Antik looks to BrazilBroadband TV News

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17 Dec 2014 | 8:14 am

GREALITY: 30th annual Toy Run has record number of participants, donations
Greeley Tribune
Colorado was well-represented when Partners of America traveled to Florianopolis, Brazil, to celebrate the organization's 50th anniversary. The international organization was formed in 1964 and was inspired by John F. Kennedy's leadership with Alliance ...

16 Dec 2014 | 5:59 am


Campo Cine, Prodigo, Novelo Set Ana Katz's 'Sueño Florianopolis' (EXCLUSIVE)
Argentina's Campo Cine and Brazil's Prodigo Films and Novelo Filmes are teaming to produce '90s-set feel-good comedy “Sueño Florianopolis,” the next film from Ana Katz (“Musical Chairs, “A Stray Girlfriend,” “Los Marziano”), one of the leading lights ...

15 Dec 2014 | 7:14 am

Brazilian Shares Slump to Eight-Month Low
“The external outlook is getting worse, with weak data in China weighing on commodities,” Joao Pedro Brugger, who helps oversee 500 million reais ($192 million) as a portfolio manager at Leme Investimentos, said by telephone from Florianopolis, Brazil.

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10 Dec 2014 | 1:33 pm

La prensa

Iberia and Brazil's TAM to offer code-sharing flights
La prensa
Iberia passengers landing in Rio de Janeiro or Sao Paulo will be able to get on TAM flights to Brasilia, Belo Horizonte, Curitiba, Florianopolis, Fortaleza, Manaus, Natal, Porto Alegre, Recife and Salvador. TAM passengers landing in Madrid will have ...

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17 Dec 2014 | 8:03 am

Brazil's Swap Rates Surge as Currency Stokes Inflation Concern
“Tombini's response wasn't very energetic, which didn't stop the dollar from rising,” Paulo Fernando Petrassi, a fixed-income manager at Leme Investimentos Ltda. in Florianopolis, Brazil, said by telephone. “The message was: I've got my eyes on it, I'm ...

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16 Dec 2014 | 8:02 am