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India, Brazil, South Africa turn their attention to renewables

Engineering News – ZA The three countries of the Ibsa Dialogue Forum –India, Brazil, and South Africa – have decided to focus the attention of their cooperation in renewable energy on biofuels, wind power, and remote electrification mainly through the use of solar technologies. Just two days earlier, the South African National Energy, Research Institute […]


Wipro BPO to Set Up Business Shared Services Centre in Curitiba, Brazil

Business Wire India Wipro Technologies, the global IT services business of Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT), announced that its Business Process Outsourcing division, Wipro BPO, is setting up a Shared Services centre for AmBev, the largest brewery company in Latin America with leading brands like Brahma, Becks, Stella and Antarctica. The Shared Services Centre will provide […]

Chakalaka or Churrasco?

Culture – What are the main kinds of Brazilian cuisine?We have different cuisines in the north, south and the east, influenced by Portugal, Africa and Holland. One favourite item that cuts across regions and cultures?Feijoada. Earlier, the slaves would get the bad parts of pork which would be left over — ears, nose, tail. […]

The Balance Sheet – The lesson of Japan

The New Yorker The lesson of Japan is that a country’s stock market is not going to rise over time if, over time, its companies fail to create economic value for their shareholders. Felix says that “Japanese companies are well-run.” But, in fact, they’re not well run, at least by the standards that are relevant […]