A clear indication of the potential for the intensification of our ties is the growing bilateral trade, which today averages a total yearly amount of. One indication of strengthening ties is the growing bilateral trade between ( From left) Ambassador of the Philippines to Brazil Marichu Mauro. Qatar and Brazil share a number of trade agreements signed in in Brasilia including a trade and economic cooperation agreement;.
In the aftermath of the devastation caused by the Yolanda typhoon, it was that same spirit which led the Brazilian people to provide urgent humanitarian assistance for the Filipinos affected by that natural disaster.
A clear indication of the potential for the intensification of our ties is the growing bilateral trade, which today averages a total yearly amount of one billion dollars.
Complementarities between our two economies provide multiple opportunities for an even more intensive exchange among our respective business leaders.
Promotion of trade and investment must be a top priority in the process of tightening the bonds between our two countries. Another force that brings Brazil and the Philippines together is our shared passion for sports, which had one of its finest moments during the Rio Olympic Games. On this particular issue, I would like to extend my warmest congratulations to Hidilyn Diaz for her outstanding achievement in weightlifting.
France and Brazil
May her feat inspire all who use sport as a tool for education, development and peace. One must also stress, furthermore, the many ways by which sport can promote cooperation, social inclusion and health.
They will certainly be showcased once again during the Rio Paralympic Games, from today until September 18th. The topics mentioned above are but a few of the many areas of convergence between Brazil and the Philippines, which have celebrated this year the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations.
France and Brazil
There are nearly subsidiaries of French companies in Brazil including all CAC 40 non-construction companieswhere they generatejobs. The recession has, however, had a very direct impact on the number of French businesses exporting to Brazil: France is among the leading investors in Brazil fourth in terms of net investmentwith a view to conquering markets with Accor in the service sector and Casino in the large-scale distribution sector and not offshoring.
According to a study by the consultancy PwC, France was even the second-leading foreign country in terms of investment decisions in French foreign direct investment FDI flows have, however, followed the general trend of divestment observed in Traditionally, France purchases agrifood products including soya and oil in Brazil and is increasingly purchasing industrial goods. French exports to Brazil mainly consist of capital goods and industrial products including aeronautical products, car equipment, motor vehicles and pharmaceutical products.
Cultural, scientific and technical cooperation The enhancement of the relationship between France and Brazil is based on particularly solid and diversified cooperation as Brazil is a country where Francophilia thrives and cultural diversity is a national identity component.
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- Foreign Affairs
- Philippine-Brazil Relations
Scientific cooperation is structured around quality training between universities and through high-level partnerships between research bodies in both countries.
Such training focuses in particular on fundamental and applied mathematics, climate change and the social and human sciences.
This partnership was enhanced with new exchange aspects in May Work to promote French and cultural exchanges is also a major part of our cooperation. In the publishing sector, there are close relations between publishers and writers of both countries Brazil is the leading market for French books in Latin America.