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Petrobras Divestment Plan Review

Petrobras announces that its Executive Board, convened on February 26, 2015, has approved the company’s two-year (2015/2016) divestment plan.

Divestitures total USD 13.7 billion, and include Exploration & Production assets in Brazil and abroad (30%), as well as assets in the Downstream (30%) and Gas & Energy (40%) segments. 165 more words


Sapucaia Florida Cristal

The cachaça: Sapuciaia Velha Florida Cristal

Region: São Paulo – Brazil

Distilled: ca 20012 in copper pot stills

Bottled: 2014 at 40,5 abv… 129 more words


double release from Christian+Mehata (+Chagas)

Now out: Love without Wings (SpecT 36), a haunting collaboration containing two extended ambient/noise/improvisation pieces from Paulo Chagas (Portugal), George Christian (Brazil) and Mehata Hiroshi (Japan). 98 more words


Eu estudei no Rio de Janeiro

Before I moved to Brazil, I knew that when I got there I would eventually have to find a job in order to financially support myself for longer than I had saved for. 4.018 more words


BRAZIL: Dilemma of Christopher Barber in Fluminense undergoes play well or win

RIO-Botafogo was the last rival defeated by Fluminense in a classic, in the 34th round of the Brazilian, in November 2014. The next opponent was fighting not to fall, while the tricolor was trying to climb to the G-4. 72 more words


Stay humble

Disclaimer: To any new readers, I’m not a writer. Just an FYI.

At the beginning of this year, I created a new motto for myself: … 613 more words


The Reporter at the Ayahuasca Tea Ceremony

In a piece for the Financial Times John Paul Rathbone wrote about the murder of Glauco Villas Boas, one of Brazil’s best-known cartoonists. Glauco was a leader of the Céu de Maria church, one of the many churches in Brazil that treat hallucinogenic ayahuasca tea as a sacrament. 385 more words