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Brazils facts
[March 21, 2017 – 02:25 pm]
Brazils facts

We all think we know Carnival. The bright colours, the feathers, the music. It’s the most popular festival in Brazil after all – but we’ve dug a little deeper to find out some fun facts you can cram before you start dancing. Carnival in Numbers 40 days before Easter, Carnival begins and is held for 5 days. 500, foreign visitors attend carnival every year. 2 million people take to the streets every day. 10 million litres of beer are consumed every year. Beat the Meat There’s a folklore that says Carnival comes from the Latin ‘Carnis Valles’ which roughly translates as ‘farewell…

Brazil cia factbook
[May 2, 2017 – 04:45 pm]
Brazil cia factbook

Characterized by large and well-developed agricultural, mining, manufacturing, and service sectors, Brazil s economy outweighs that of all other South American countries, and Brazil is expanding its presence in world markets. In 2011, the U.S. was Brazil’s largest source of imports followed by China, Argentina, Germany, and South Korea. U.S. merchandise exports to Brazil in 2011 were US $42.9 billion, and U.S. imports from Brazil were US $31.3 billion. Doing business in Brazil requires intimate knowledge of the local environment, including both the explicit as well as implicit…

Amazon River in brazil facts
[August 12, 2017 – 02:51 pm]
Amazon River in brazil facts

The Amazon River is located in South America. It runs through Guyana, Ecuador, Venezuela, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia and Peru. The length of the Amazon River is approximately 6400 kilometres (4 miles). During the wet season, the Amazon River can reach over 190 kilometres (120 miles) in width. There are no bridges that cross the Amazon, mostly because there is no need, the majority of the Amazon River runs through rainforests rather than roads or cities. The largest city along the Amazon River is Manaus. Located in Brazil it is home to over 1.7 million people. There are over 3…