Destinations to watch in 2013

The World Cup is still more than a year away, the Olympics nearly four. But after the resounding success of London 2012, the eyes of the nation – and, indeed the world – are already turning to Brazil. Even Michael Palin’s epic series could not unearth every delight of this vast country. It is like… Read more »

Brazil’s Economic Revolution

Large emerging economies were hit hard in the past year – particularly in the first half – by the crisis in developed countries, with Europe in recession and the United States staging only a meager recovery. But 2012 will also be remembered as the year when structural changes in the Brazilian economy were consolidated. The… Read more »