Articles tagged “sao paulo”

Sao Paulo Takes the New York City Approach to Regulating Uber

Sao Paulo Takes the New York City Approach to Regulating Uber

Associated Press

The Sao Paulo protests are business as usual for Uber as it expands into Latin America.

3 years ago

Brazil’s Aviation Dreams Are Turning Into a Recession-Fueled Nightmare

Brazil’s Aviation Dreams Are Turning Into a Recession-Fueled Nightmare

Fabiola Moura, Fabiola Moura

Having empty airports is better than having no infrastructure at all -- or a crumbling one.

3 years ago

Construction Stops at Sao Paulo Airport Because of Unsafe Conditions

Construction Stops at Sao Paulo Airport Because of Unsafe Conditions

Reuters

No doubt there are last-minute political and business deals taking place in Brazil that have precedence over the true state of construction and readiness.

5 years ago

Moody’s Says Brazil’s World Cup Bump Will Be ‘Short Lived’

Moody’s Says Brazil’s World Cup Bump Will Be ‘Short Lived’

Tariq Panja, Bloomberg

The bump may be smaller than Brazil would like, but it will be a good test run for the Olympics in two years.

5 years ago

Brazil Decides the Airbus A380 Is Too Big for Sao Paulo

Brazil Decides the Airbus A380 Is Too Big for Sao Paulo

Associated Press

It's not so much the runway that's the issue as the looming mountain range nearby.

5 years ago

Sao Paulo World Cup Stadium Accident Kills Two Workers

Sao Paulo World Cup Stadium Accident Kills Two Workers

Tariq Panja and Blake Schmidt, Bloomberg

5 years ago

Brazil World Cup building: Spending boom on stadiums while sewage suffers

Brazil World Cup building: Spending boom on stadiums while sewage suffers

Raymond Colitt, Bloomberg

Brazil should be looking at Germany for how it used the World Cup as an excuse to build up infrastructure rather than build too-big stadiums that were destined to remain dormant.

6 years ago

São Paulo cuisine reinvents itself with new pride for Brazil’s natural resources

São Paulo cuisine reinvents itself with new pride for Brazil’s natural resources

Gavin McCowan, The Guardian

Visitors already flock to São Paulo, but D.O.M.’s inclusion in the world’s top ten restaurants list has brought new focus on its culinary scene and put it on the map for the growing number of foodie-focused trips.

6 years ago

Sao Paulo Airport will get even bigger, just in time for the Olympics

Sao Paulo Airport will get even bigger, just in time for the Olympics

Christina Sciaudone, Bloomberg

The airport’s first-ever expansion in anticipation of the World Cup will test Brazilian President Rousseff’s plans to hand over state-run roads, ports, and airports to private companies for improvement.

6 years ago