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The Canadian musician who teaches in slums in Rio de Janeiro

The Canadian musician who teaches in slums in Rio de Janeiro

The harps that Canadian Gianetta Baril brings to teach in Brazil weigh just over 20 kg and are included as excess baggage in air travel, protected by bubble wrap and cardboard. Heavy? In art history, however, the image of this instrument is different. The harp even seems light when seen in the hands of angels. In the classroom, it is the voice that Gianetta’s students learn to use to “sing with their fingers,” as the musician says. No matter what the best definition is, the harpist believes that words lose strength when faced with the power of music.

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He started two companies in 3 years: the incentives to do business in Canada

He started two companies in 3 years: the incentives to do business in Canada

During Brazil’s 2014 economic crisis, the lawyer from Goiás Leonardo Couto, partner of a law firm specialized in Social Security and Labor Laws, with four units in Palmas (TO) and three in Belém (PA), decided with his wife Rebeca that if they were able to overcome the difficulties they were facing, they would move out of the country with their two children.

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A shortcut to the Canadian market

A shortcut to the Canadian market

A foreign trade company is one of the few types of companies that can claim to be born without borders. And with so many countries available to do business, why approach Canada exactly? HS Trade, based in Fortaleza, found the answer in the food and...

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Get ready for a new world

Get ready for a new world

Mind reading, brain reprogramming, traumatic memory alterations: new technologies allow the advancement of neuroscience beyond science fiction films By Estela Cangerana An artificial intelligence system enters people's minds, creates the illusion of a real world, and...

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