Ferris wheel Rio Star, Latin America’s biggest, measuring 88 meters high was inaugurated Friday (Dec. 6) in Rio de Janeiro’s port area. Its full revolution will take 18 minutes. The public will be carried in gondolas with a capacity of up to eight passengers each.
The oil that reached the coast of Rio de Janeiro has been found to match the material collected in the Brazilian Northeast and in he state of Espírito Santo, according to the Monitoring and Assessment Group (GAA). In a note released today (Nov.
The Joint Center for Peace Operations of Brazil—CCOPAB in the original acronym—based in Rio de Janeiro and controlled by the Brazilian Army, is hosting this year a theoretical and practical training program for military observers to serve on UN peace missions.