São Paulo Archive

Gazit Brasil Acquires Shopping Light, a landmark property in the Heart of Downtown Sao Paulo, for R$ 150M (US$ 48M)

In the Last 9 Months Gazit Brasil Acquired 3 Shopping Centers in Sao Paulo for a Total Consideration of Approximately US$ 185M TEL-AVIV, ISRAEL; SAO PAULO, BRAZIL June 07, 2015 – Gazit-Globe (NYSE; TSX; TASE: GZT), one of the world’s leading multi-national real estate companies focused on the management, acquisition, development and redevelopment of supermarket-anchored

Gazit Brasil Acquires Top Center Shopping on Paulista Avenue in Sao Paulo for Approximately R$ 145M (USD$ 65M)

TEL-AVIV, ISRAEL; SAO PAULO, BRAZIL August 14, 2014 – Gazit-Globe (NYSE; TSX; TASE: GZT), one of the world’s leading multi-national real estate companies focused on the acquisition, development and redevelopment of supermarket-anchored shopping centers in major urban markets, announced today that itswholly owned subsidiary, Gazit Brasil Ltda.(“Gazit Brasil”), has entered into an agreement to purchase

Olé,Olé, Olé, Baba le: World Cup Fever Grips Kolkata: Chawm Ganguly

“When was the last time that the reigning World Champions got decimated in their very first match in the World Cup, that too by the team they had defeated to lift the title?” asked Horidas babu, even as he took a sip. “The Sinking of the Spanish Armada”, “The Return of the Flying Dutchmen”, “Sweet

Management change at ThyssenKrupp CSA

Walter Medeiros took over as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of ThyssenKrupp Companhia Siderúrgica do Atlântico (CSA) on June 1, 2014. He replaces Jorge Luiz Ribeiro de Oliveira, who is seeking a new challenge outside the Group following the successful technical ramp-up of the Brazilian steel mill. With the mill in Rio de Janeiro state operating


 Helena Rizzo of Mani Restaurant, in São Paulo, Brazil has been named the 2014 Veuve Clicquot World’s Best Female Chef and will be honoured at The World’s 50 Best Restaurants Awards, sponsored by S.Pellegrino & Acqua Panna, in London on the 28th April. Winner of last year’s Veuve Clicquot Latin America’s Best Female Chef award at the inaugural Latin America’s

The 4th Steelie Award winners announced at worldsteel-47 in São Paulo

São Paulo, 09 October 2013 – the World Steel Association (worldsteel) hosted its fourth Steel Awards ceremony at the farewell dinner to close the 47th annual steel industry conference. The trophies, known as Steelies, were awarded in eight categories. The categories, nominations and winners were: 1.  Steel Industry website of the year: voestalpine (Final nominations:

Sustainability Indicators: A decade of collective achievement by the steel industry

São Paulo, 08 October 2013 – worldsteel has published its 2013 Sustainability Indicators, providing the steel industry sustainability performance trend for the last decade.   Edwin Basson, Director General of worldsteel, said: “The steel industry established a set of eight sustainability indicators in 2003 to measure its environmental, social and economic performance, in recognition of

HelloFood takes over competitor Jánamesa

Leading global food delivery service doubles user base in Brazil SAO PAULO, August 12th, 2013 – Only six months after its launch in Brazil, online food delivery service HelloFood, www.hellofood.com.br, takes over the service of its competitor Jánamesa. The move signals the consolidation of HelloFood as a leading player in the contested Brazilian market. HelloFood

New York City claims the title as the top city in the Americas for inward investment attractiveness but the fast-rising São Paulo is proving a fierce competitor

Despite a 16% global decline in FDI in 2012, New York has remained the top destination for FDI into the Americas and was named fDi Magazine’s American City of the Future 2013/14. São Paulo followed closely in second and Toronto in third. The Big Apple showed its mettle by winning the rankings despite both economic