The Barons of Brazil

The 9th installment of my articles at Street Smart Brazil is out. This one looks at two barons of Brazil, Irineu Evangelista de Souza (otherwise known as the Barão de Mauá) and Eike Batista, and how they help(ed) to drive industry forward.

Brazil Marks the Spot – Two Barons of Industry

Brazilian Underwear Day?


Here’s the link to a few more pictures of the event in Brasilia.

I’m not sure how having such an event assists in developing the Brazilian underwear industry unless the purpose is to pump money (via purchases) into the industry.