Hot off the press! Award-winning Ritz-G5 releases the first SkyRize of 2016!

Ritz-G5 has just released the first issue of SkyRize, the monthly newsletter providing an insight into the world of the award-winning Brazilian developer, of 2016. Hot off the press, the January 2016 issue covers the most recent news and events relating to the Brazilian market and property developer Ritz-G5. SkyRize January 2016 celebrates Ritz-G5’s flagship… Read more »

Brazil opens its doors to the world as the Olympics approach

All eyes are on Brazil as the world gears up for another sporting event this summer, with Rio de Janeiro hosing the Olympic Games from 5-21 August and the Paralympic Games from 7-18 September. And Brazil has begun the year as it means to go on – with a concerted effort to make this games… Read more »

Christmas in “Christmas” - Traditions and festive celebrations in city of Natal

Predominantly Catholic, Brazil celebrates Christmas to commemorate the birth of Jesus Christ. Natal (the Portuguese word for Christmas) became a national celebration in Brazil during the seventeenth century and with Christmas Day celebrated on the 25th December. Crowned as the “dia de festas” (mother of all festivals) Christmas is a popular festivity enjoyed by young… Read more »

Positive house price growth reported for Brazil

Brazilian house prices continue to grow as seen in the latest Global House Price Index released by Knight Frank (Q3 2015). The respected index reports that Brazil has shown a 2.4% growth in house prices over the past 12 months (Q3 2014 – Q3 2015). Overall, global house prices have increased by 2.7% with 45… Read more »

Q&A with Miler Reis, Sales Director of Ritz-G5

What is your role in Ritz-G5? As commercial director, the main aspects of my role are creating marketing policies, training internal and external sales teams and ensuring that Ritz-G5 stands out as a brand offering the best products at great prices as well as competitive conditions of payment. How long have you been involved with… Read more »

From Singapore to Natal, Accor takes on the world

AccorHotels is known across the world thanks to its portfolio of hotel chains. The French company owns and runs everything from budget chains like Ibis to luxury brands such as Sofitel and Pullman. Now, Accor has added to the top end of its offering thanks to the purchase of FRHI Holdings. The transaction means that… Read more »