Porto Alegre

Type: City
Name: Porto Alegre
Country: Brazil
Latitude: -30.040001
Longitude: -51.220001
population: 1,372,763
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Nilmar: I'm no savior

By Michael PlaceFormer Villarreal striker Nilmar has urged fans not to consider him a "savior" as he attempts to help Internacional end a 35-year title drought in Brazil's Serie A. The 30-year-old was officially presented to Internacional fans on Friday ... [Published Individual.com - Sep 20 2014]
Entities: Porto Alegre, Brazil, Qatar
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Bitcom to expand telecom services to Porto Alegre

Brazilian regional telecommunications and internet provider Bitcom has opened a new subsidiary, BRVisao, with the aim of providing connectivity and services for the corporate sector in Porto Alegre and the metropolitan region. The company is targeting ... [Published Telecompaper - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Findings from Federal University Provides New Data on Ecology Research (Burning effects on detritivory and litter decay in Campos grasslands)...

Findings from Federal University Provides New Data on Ecology Research (Burning effects on detritivory and litter decay in Campos grasslands) (Burning effects on detritivory and litter decay in Campos grasslands)By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at ... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 17 2014]
Entities: Ecology, Campos, Litter
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Former Brazil striker Nilmar signs with Internacional

Internacional have confirmed the signing of former Brazil striker Nilmar.The 30-year-older will wear the No. 7 shirt in a three-year deal with his original club, the Brazilian outfit said on Tuesday.Internacional reportedly beat off interest from Corinthians ... [Published China.org.cn - Sep 17 2014]
Entities: Brazil, Porto Alegre, Qatar
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Insulation's sporting role

The elastomeric insulation material from Armacell was used to provide condensation control and energy savings at the stadia.In service and administration facilities, the highly flexible insulation material protects chilled-water pipes and air ducts against ... [Published Ipsearch.com - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

- Gallatin Steel sale announcement (Material Fact)

, Porto Alegre - Gerdau and ArcelorMittal jointly announced today that they have entered into a definitive transaction agreement to sell their respective50% interests in Gallatin Steel Company ("Gallatin") to Nucor Corporation for a total cash consideration ... [Published Noodls - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Dividends intermediary payment - 09.15.2014

, we will start the distribution of dividends intermediary approved by the Board at a meeting held on September09, 2014, pursuant to Article 29, sole paragraph, of the Bylaws subject to the following conditions:1. Dividends intermediary at the rate of ... [Published Noodls - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

Fan’s house torched in Brazil over racial slur

RIO DE JANEIRO: Arsonists in Brazil set fire early on Friday to the house of a woman who shouted a racial slur at Santos goalkeeper Aranha at a match two weeks ago, media reported.Patricia Moreira was vilified on social media after she was caught on television ... [Published The Gulf Today - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Brazilians are writing their own bus stop signs – and it's working

From the ground up ... Porto Alegre, where locals have taken it upon themselves to improve their bus stops. Photograph: Luiz Felipe Castro/Getty/Flickr RFThe week’s best city stories explore “zombie” streetcars in San Francisco, bus-stop stickers in ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

How a Group of Squatters Convinced Brazilian Authorities to Seize a Vacant Building for Public Housing

The building was unoccupied for 20 years before being expropriated. Photo: Ocupação Saraí/Facebook In the heart of Porto Alegre in Brazil, about two dozen families squatted in an empty building for ten months until their stay came to an end early ... [Published Global Voices Online - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Campeao Lotto expands operations

Source: SMWCampeao Lotto and Gaming Corp is expanding operations outside of the initial Porto Alegre market in Brazil.The company has grown from 2,000 point-of-sale terminals to over 5,000 in a few months. And it has now expanded outward from Porto Alegre ... [Published Telegraph - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 4 reports

New racism row flares in Brazilian football

Brazilian top flight outfit Gremio say they are committed to weeding out racist behavior by fans after identifying a group who heaped abuse on Santos goalkeeper Aranha in a midweek Cup game.Gremio could face expulsion from the Brazilian Cup after the ... [Published The Malaysian Insider - Aug 30 2014]
Entities: Racism, Porto Alegre, Abuse

Quotes

"I feel like I did when I was 18 years old, with the same desire to succeed that I had in my first match as a professional" he said
"We are excited to be able to partner with JUST EAT. Their management's experience in building the global leader in online delivery food will be invaluable as we expand our service to more restaurants and more hungry consumers across Brazil."
According to the news editors, the research concluded: "Overall, our results bring insights regarding drivers of soil ecological processes at local scales in subtropical grasslands, and suggest that detritivory and litter decay processes are sensitive to fire, but resilient following grassland recovering."
...kde.org ( "KDE Brazil' project), including the development of promotional material, webinars, KDE presence on social networks, and financial aspects. Filipe helped in fixing the web bots for spreading news in Facebook e Twitter. The next LaKademy was also one of the exciting discussions during the KDE Promo BoF. In general, we agreed on having the 3rd LaKademy happening already in the first half of 2015. The venue is also almost confirmed."

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Merger of Brazilian RestauranteWeb with iFood [Published TrustNet - Sep 19 2014]
Bitcom to expand telecom services to Porto Alegre [Published Telecompaper - Sep 18 2014]
Gol receives some recognition for its prolonged... [Published Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation - Sep 18 2014]
Findings from Federal University Provides New D... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 17 2014]
LaKademy 2014 [Published KDE.NEWS - Sep 17 2014]
Insulation's sporting role [Published Ipsearch.com - Sep 17 2014]
XINHUA - Former Brazil striker Nilmar signs wit... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 17 2014]
Former Brazil striker Nilmar signs with Interna... [Published China.org.cn - Sep 17 2014]
Fountain Addresses Brazil’s First National Digi... [Published Noodls - Sep 16 2014]
Okie in Exile — To strive, to seek, to find, an... [Published Morning Sun - Sep 16 2014]
Neutral trebles sales in new downtown Rivera st... [Published Moodie Report - Sep 16 2014]
Aerolineas Argentinas: a flying brick up high i... [Published Guru Focus - Sep 15 2014]
When Citizens Decide How Public Money Is Spent [Published Government Technology US - Sep 15 2014]
Dividends intermediary payment - 09.15.2014 [Published Noodls - Sep 15 2014]
GERDAU : and ArcelorMittal Agree to Sell Gallat... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 15 2014]
- Gallatin Steel sale announcement (Material Fact) [Published Noodls - Sep 15 2014]
ArcelorMittal and Gerdau agree to sell Gallatin... [Published SPi World News - Sep 15 2014]
Corinthians fans told to end abuse [Published BBC - Sep 14 2014]
Fan’s house torched in Brazil over racial... [Published The Gulf Today - Sep 13 2014]
ME Seminar Series: Controlled Growth of Mono- a... [Published Duke University - Sep 13 2014]
Fan’s house torched in Brazil after racial slur [Published The Kuala Lumpur Post - Sep 13 2014]
Arsonists attack fan's house after Brazil racis... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Sep 13 2014]
No Signage at Your Bus Stop? Make Your Own [Published The Atlantic Cities - Sep 12 2014]
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How a Group of Squatters Convinced Brazilian Au... [Published Global Voices Online - Sep 09 2014]
The building was unoccupied for 20 years before being expropriated. Photo: Ocupação Saraí/Facebook In the heart of Porto Alegre in Brazil, about two dozen families squatted in an empty building for ten months until their stay came to an end early ...
Community Project Transforms Brazilian Bus Stops [Published EcoLocalizer - Sep 07 2014]
Public transit is a major issue in any city, with obstacles like rising infrastructure costs, conflicting schedules, and pollution from old-style city buses making the topic a formidable one for governments and populations alike. Residents of many of ...
Brazil club expelled from Cup after racism row [Published The Malaysian Insider - Sep 04 2014]
Brazil's sports justice tribunal on Wednesday threw top flight outfit Gremio out of the Cup after some of their fans heaped racist insults on visiting Santos goalkeeper Aranha.A group of fans of the club from the southern city of Porto Alegre chanted ...
We evolved to argue [Published AMERICAblog News - Sep 02 2014]
They say that politics and religion are to be avoided in polite company, as they are likely to cause an argument. This is perhaps one of the dumbest social norms we have, as moral and political disagreement has been essential to our survival for millennia. ...
New racism row flares in Brazilian football [Published The Malaysian Insider - Aug 30 2014]
Brazilian top flight outfit Gremio say they are committed to weeding out racist behavior by fans after identifying a group who heaped abuse on Santos goalkeeper Aranha in a midweek Cup game.Gremio could face expulsion from the Brazilian Cup after the ...
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Keep yourself updated on the main Brazilian and... [Published Financial Services - Aug 13 2014]
Gerdau S.A.: 2nd quarter of 2014 Highlights [Published Financial Services - Jul 30 2014]
Gerdau: 1st quarter of 2014 Highlights [Published Financial Services - May 07 2014]
Gerdau S.A. - Exchange Offer and Tender Offer f... [Published Financial Services - Apr 15 2014]
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