Embassy of Brazil in London

Vacancy / Vaga

The Embassy of Brazil in London has a vacancy for the position of Domestic Worker (Support Staff). Applications until 30 April. Read more
A Embaixada do Brasil em Londres abre processo de seleção para vaga de Arrumador/Arrumadeira/Empregado(a) Doméstico(a). Inscrições até 30 de abril. Clique aqui

Brazilian Design: Modern & Contemporary Furniture

27 March - 9 May
Embassy of Brazil in London
14-16 Cockspur Street
London SW1 5BL
The Embassy of Brazil and Vanishing Points proudly present Brazilian Design: Modern & Contemporary Furniture, the largest and most important exhibition ever held about Brazilian design in the United Kingdom. Over 45 pieces will be on display offering visitors a comprehensive overview of Brazilian modernist and contemporary design, warranting the status of Brazil as one of the leading producers of furniture and object design in the world. Photos of the opening | Brazilian Design: Modern & Contemporary Furniture

Brazil: The Beautiful Game

9 April - 2 May
Embassy of Brazil in London
14-16 Cockspur Street
London SW1 5BL
In this World Cup year, the Embassy of Brazil and Prestel Publishing present an exhibition of photographs by Christopher Pillitz. The internationally acclaimed photographer has captured the true essence of Brazilian football from the perspective of its fans, followers and participants. Read more

2014 World Cup

The Brazilian government has published a booklet for foreign football fans intending to visit Brazil during the World Cup in June and July this year. Packed with practical information, it covers an array of subjects from visas, vaccinations and customs regulations to cashpoints, 4G mobile coverage and electric sockets. Click here to download

World Cup trophy in Brazilian hands ... briefly

The FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour, sponsored by Coca-Cola, this week came to the Embassy of Brazil in London. The trophy (pictured here with the Minister for Sport, Aldo Rebelo, and Ambassador Roberto Jaguaribe) was the centre of attention during a reception on 18 March. The Embassy was its last stop on a week-long UK tour: the question now is whether it will also end up in Brazilian hands after the World Cup final on 13 July...

Brazil in the British press

The loneliness of the right-wing legislator - The Economist (blog)
Army of 10,000 England fans heading to Brazil for 2014 World Cup - Daily Mirror
Brazilian Arts & Culture Special Report - Financial Times
Economic boom spurs Brazilians’ interest in high-end interiors - Financial Times
Brazil lawmakers pass bill to overhaul foreign profit tax - Reuters UK
Street Child World Cup kicks off in Brazil to tackle global problem - The Guardian
Brazil's president remembers coup victims 50 years on - BBC News

2014 'Personality of the Year' gala dinner

The Brazilian Chamber of Commerce will be holding its 16th annual gala dinner and Personality of the Year awards at the London Hilton on Park Lane on Tuesday 13 May. The event traditionally honours two individuals who have been particularly instrumental in forging closer commercial ties between Brazil and the UK: this year they are Andre Santos Esteves of BTG Pactual and Lord Bamford of JCB. Alexandre Tombini, governor of the Central Bank of Brazil will be the guest of honor and keynote speaker. The evening is the perfect occasion to entertain clients in the heart of London and network with about 500 people from the worlds of business, finance, law, diplomacy and academia, many of whom play important roles in the Brazil-UK economic and political relationship. Tickets and tables can already be reserved. Read more

Investment Opportunities in the Hospitality Sector in Brazil

On 7 March, the seminar Investment Opportunities in the Hospitality Sector in Brazil took place at the Institute of Directors (IoD) in London. The event was organised by the Commercial Section of the Embassy of Brazil in partnership with the Brazilian Ministry of Tourism. The Ambassador of Brazil in the United Kingdom, HE Roberto Jaguaribe, opened the seminar which was attended by representatives of banks and companies specialised in the sector. Read more

Invitation to Tender / Licitação - Embassy of Brazil

The Embassy of Brazil in London invites companies to tender for the provision of preventative maintenance services for its premises. Read more
A Embaixada do Brasil convida empresas a participar da licitação para fornecimento de serviços de manutenção preventiva para suas instalações. Clique aqui

Vacancy / Vaga - Aditância Aeronáutica em Londres

A Aditância Aeronáutica do Brasil em Londres abre processo de seleção para vaga de Auxiliar Administrativo. Inscrições do 1 até 18 de abril. Clique aqui

'Crow Blue' by Adriana Lisboa

Recently reviewed in The Observer and The Independent on Sunday, Crow Blue is the first work by award-winning Brazilian novelist Adriana Lisboa to be published in English in the UK.
Paperback | Kindle edition
For more Brazilian novels see our bibliography.

Britain & Brazil: Prospects for Growth

Broadcast on the Business Channel, this 45-minute TV programme describes the opportunities for UK-Brazil trade and investment created by Brazil's rise to become one of the major players in the world economy. It includes interviews with Ambassador Jaguaribe and Lord Green, Minister for UK Trade and Investment.
Watch the programme
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