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September 2017

Tax Reform Breakfast Meeting with Brazilian CongressSeptember 20 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am UTC+0

Please join the Brazil-U.S. Business Council and AmCham Brasil for a breakfast meeting on the tax reform proposal. Congressman Luiz Carlos Hauly, president of the Brazil-U.S. Parliamentary Group, rapporteur of the reform, is responsible for reviewing and providing recommendations to the Chamber of Deputies. The meeting will also feature congressmen Benito Gama, Heraclito Fortes and Rubens Bueno, all members of the Parliamentary Group. Streamlining the antiquated Brazilian tax system to promote investment and job-creation is a long-sought goal of all businesses in…

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Roundtable Discussion with Brazilian Minister of Finance Henrique MeirellesSeptember 22 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT

You are invited to a roundtable discussion with Brazilian Minister of Finance Henrique Meirelles. The meeting comes at a crucial moment for Brazil. On one hand, modernizing reforms hang in the balance and an election year is looming, while, on the other hand, Brazil’s economic recovery is gaining momentum amid a bold government stimulus plan of privatizations. Minister Meirelles will address issues related to key fiscal reforms and macro-economic prospects necessary to drive direct foreign investment to Brazil. Join us…

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Brazilian Petroleum, Gas and Biofuels Institute (IBP) Natural Gas ConferenceSeptember 25 - September 26

IBP’s annual Natural Gas Conference is now in its 18th year and has gained a reputation as one of the main forums for discussion of issues facing natural gas development in the country. It brings together key players in the natural gas industry to debate challenges and identify solutions. Participants will find a unique opportunity to meet stakeholders, discuss industry prospects, technological advances, policy changes and business opportunities at a challenging time for Brazil’s overall business environment. The event encourages…

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35th Annual Plenary MeetingSeptember 27 @ 1:45 pm - 6:00 pm EDT

The Brazil-U.S. Business Council has defined a roadmap for the Brazil-U.S. relationship. The business community plays a pivotal role in assisting both governments set a positive agenda and pursue a productive dialogue. After years of political turmoil and economic malaise, Brazil shows solid signs of recovery, with inflation tamed, interest rates in decline, structural reforms underway and an economy poised for sustainable growth. Still, much needs to be done to assure a stable and rewarding landscape for investors on both…

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Labor Reform RoundtableSeptember 28 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm EDT

    Brazil’s Congress this year passed a sweeping reform of the nation’s 1943 Consolidated Labor Code (CLT) in a frank effort to modernize the legislation. The reform aims at promoting voluntary, out-of-court and collective bargaining solutions to labor problems. It should also help promote work flexibility and stimulate job creation. But the reform itself is complex, with more than 100 changes to the original code, including many which fundamentally alter labor-management relations in Brazil, including executive compensation matters. Earlier…

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