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Partners from Mossack Fonseca Released on Bail in Panama

The partners of the law firm Mossack Fonseca, Ramón Fonseca and Jürgen Mossack, were arrested in February, but were granted bail last month.

Brazil’s Economic Recovery Inspires Foreign Investment

The tide is turning in Brazil. Efforts to stimulate both domestic and foreign investment are putting Brazil on the road to economic recovery.

Brazilian Supreme Court Approves Benefits Assistance for Foreign Residents

In a recent decision, Brazil's Supreme Court held that foreign residents have the same rights as Brazilian citizens to receive certain welfare benefits.

EIRELI Law Allows Corporate Entities to Own Single-Member Companies

Starting on May 2, 2017, businesses in Brazil can be formed with a single shareholder (EIRELI) that is either an individual or a company.

Brazil Announces New Repatriation Program for 2017

In 2016 Brazil boosted its economy by almost 47 billion reais through taxes and fines on previously undeclared assets. Now it seeks to do it again in 2017.

Brazil Embraces New Trade as U.S. Closes its Doors

Just as Brazil opens its economy to pursue greater international investment, the U.S. is rejecting foreign trade to focus on an "America First" policy.

Brazilian President Predicts End of Recession in 2017

According to President Michel Temer, the end of the Brazilian recession is here. 2017 will be a year of recovery and economic growth.