Brazil

[fa icon="calendar'] Oct 18, 2018 @ 02:15 AM / by Pat Jurgens

Amendments to the individual income tax law

The Chinese government has enacted amendments to the individual income tax law, which will be implemented in two phases – October 1, 2018 and January 1, 2019. The changes that are effective October 1, 2018 include



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[fa icon="calendar'] Oct 09, 2018 @ 01:10 PM / by Rose Allen

Brazilian Housing

Demand has not kept up with the surge of new construction in Brazil. This gap has led to higher vacancy rates and lower or more negotiable rents. Landlords with vacant units are still responsible for expensive maintenance fees and IPTU taxes, and some may be willing to lower the rent to secure a tenant.



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[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 22, 2017 @ 07:00 AM / by Meleah Paull

Expatriate Transportation: Traffic in Sao Paulo

As the most populous metropolitan area in the Americas, São Paulo is infamous for its traffic, regularly landing on top-ten lists of most hours spent behind the wheel.



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[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 14, 2017 @ 03:11 PM / by Meleah Paull

Political and Economic Unrest Impacting Expatriate Housing 



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[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 03, 2016 @ 02:05 PM / by Gerald Abbey

The 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro are finally set to start this Friday, August 5, after months and years of anticipation.  



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[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 08, 2016 @ 04:16 PM / by Christopher Zeitz

Zika virus is an emerging health risk in the Americas. Mosquitos of the Aedes genus, particularly the Aedes Aegypti species, are the principle cause of transmission for the virus. These mosquitos also transmit dengue and chikungunya, and so the outbreak of Zika has tended to afflict populations already subject to these viruses. There also have been suspected instances of person-to-person transmission, including one apparent case in the Dallas, Texas, area.



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