9 hrs ago
Wall Street Journal
World Cup Boosts Brazil Tourist Receipts
Rio de Janeiro-International tourists who came to Brazil for the World Cup soccer championships helped the nation's tourism industry post higher receipts for June.
13 hrs ago
The Philipine Reporter
Amazon bestseller book by Fil-Canadian American to be launched in Vancouver
The #1 book on Amazon's Parenting and Adult-Child Relationships category was written by a Filipina-Canadian-American who enjoys juggling her thriving career and growing family, fundraising for Filipino community events and promoting work-family balance for women.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Jump-starting Japan relationship
Next week's visit by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to Port-of-Spain-on the second leg of a fivenation tour of Latin America and the Caribbean-certainly cements T&T's place as the diplomatic capital of the region.
Ramada resort to open at Kooralbyn in Queensland.
Wyndham Hotel Group continues to expand its presence in Australia with the signing of a franchise agreement for the 110-room Ramada Kooralbyn Resort, located in the Gold Coast hinterland of Queensland, Australia.
New Photo Show: "Genesis" Spotlights Sebastiao...
Sebastio Salgado, Iceberg between Paulet Island and the South Shetland Islands on the Antarctic Channel.
Global Cosmetic Industry
Cosmoprof North America Sees Success, 25,000+ Attendees for 2014
For 2014, Cosmoprof North America continued to exemplify the energy and creativity that drive the beauty industry.
PM who doesn't fly without Gujarat in cabin baggage
New Delhi, July 22: You can take Narendra Modi out of Gujarat but you can't take Gujarat out of Modi.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
The Rio Times
Studying Architecture in Rio de Janeiro Drawls Interest
Reports on building issues during the World Cup and speculation of delayed preparation for the 2016 Olympics has made infrastructure a focal topic in current Brazilian news.
Interview: Brazil's Tourism President on the World Cup Disaster That Wasn't
As the dust from the World Cup settles, Brazil and the one million tourists that visited the country finally have the time to look back on their experiences.
Voice of America
Experts: China, India Relationship Will Need More Than Economic Bliss
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping during the BRICS summit in Fortaleza, Brazil, In this photograph received from the Press Information Bureau and taken on July 14, 2014, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping during the BRICS summit in Fortaleza, Brazil, In ... (more)
New India government urges changes to World Bank
India's new government has called for reforms to the World Bank structure to reflect the "emerging" clout of developing nations in a meeting with visiting bank chief Jim Yong Kim.
The Arizona Republic
Supporters help ASU grad Max Mendoza's family reach goal
Supporters help ASU grad Max Mendoza's family reach goal More than 500 people have donated to bring ASU grad's body back from Brazil.
Off-season bargains for optimists
Travelers will find deep discounts in Arizona in the summer. Just be 100% sure there's a pool on site.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
The Washington Post
D.C.'s diversity gives grad programs in tourism and hospitality an edge
Jason Kreiselman's experience with the Peace Corps in Ecuador led him to pursue a career in tourism administration in D.C. After four years in the Peace Corps in Ecuador, Jason Kreiselman, an engineer, decided to shift his focus on development to a different field: tourism.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Xi seeks energy deals in Venezuela
Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived Sunday in Venezuela, the third leg of a Latin American tour aimed at bolstering trade with the region and sealing energy deals.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
South China Morning Post
Xi Jinping hails 'new horizons' for China and Argentina on visit to Buenos Aires
Relations between Argentina and China were poised to reach unprecedented "new horizons", visiting President Xi Jinping said yesterday, addressing lawmakers in Buenos Aires.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Economic development not the only influence on personal car use, study finds
Although countries with high levels of economic development generally have more personal automobile travel than less-affluent nations, income is not the only factor that determines a nation's demand for cars, according to a new study.
Questions linger after BRICS summit - Top line: Defense cyber gets...
The leaders of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa wrapped up their annual BRICS summit in the coastal Brazilian town of Fortaleza yesterday and cyber was a hot topic among the leaders.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
The News Tribune
China, Russia leaders seek South American inroads
China, Latin American and Caribbean leaders pose for a group photo during the China and CELAC Summit at the Itamaraty Palace, in Brasilia, Brazil, Thursday, July 17, 2014.
Chinese leader woos Latin America with deals
China's president pressed a charm offensive with Latin America on Thursday, signing deals with Brazil, meeting regional leaders and proposing a $20 billion infrastructure fund that highlights Beijing's growing interests in the region.