Optalert is an innovative MedTech company and leader in the field of Drowsiness and Wakefulness detection and monitoring. Optalert is looking for an Implementation and Support Engineer to join the Operations and Support team, for its Brazilian and South American customers.
More details about this role HERE
The ABCC endeavours to host regular events and networking opportunities across all states in which we have representation. Be sure to keep an eye on the ABCC events page for upcoming activities in your state, including several end-of-year meet ups over the next month as we approach 2023.
Operating through its local entity joint-venture Minerva Foods Australia, the company will take 100 percent of the issued shares in ALC, subject to the satisfaction of certain conditions in the sale agreement. Read the full article HERE / Source: Beef Central
The Latin American Film Festival (LAFF) is an initiative of the Latin American Embassies in Australia to showcase their culture and film industry. The Embassies of Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela have partnered once again to bring the biggest festival of its kind to cities throughout the country. Full details about the Brazil event below.
BRAZIL NIGHT: 26/10/2022 in Brisbane - Griffith University - Secure your tickets here
Australia's Special Representative of Agriculture, Su McCluskey, has visited the president of the Confederation of Agriculture and Livestock of Brazil (CNA), João Martins, in Brasília. Talks centred on the responsibility of the two countries to help guarantee the world's food security and sustainability in the agricultural sector.
Read the full report here (Portuguese only).
"In 2021, Minerva Foods and SALIC invested US$35 million (A$48 million) to acquire two meat processing plants in regional Western Australia. The Great Eastern Abattoir is a sheep processing facility near Tammin, about two hours from Perth. The Shark Lake facility near Esperance processes sheep and beef. Both facilities are primed for expansion and licensed to export." Read the full article HERE / Source: Austrade
As the inaugural and so far very successful Brazil Week continues in Brisbane this week, it was great to see an in-depth interview with Brazil's Ambassador to Australia HE Mr Mauricio Carvalho in the Lowy Institute's The Interpreter publication, covering a range of topics from the recent growth in Brazilian nationals living in Australia to opportunities for collaboration in agriculture. Click HERE to read the article.
Timed to align with Brazil’s 200th Anniversary of Independence from Portugal, on the 7th of September, 2022, Brazil Week will showcase a wide range of the country’s cultural traditions, institutional links with Australia and trade opportunities across a series of events and exhibitions. Visit the ABCC events page for full details on all of the activities, and the original press release is here.
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Back editions of the quarterly "Boletim Brazil" are available HERE