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Brazilian middle class expected to move a trillion dollars this year

Friday, September 21st 2012 - 06:23 UTC
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Brazil's middle class which now numbers 104 million equivalent to 53% of total population (38% ten years ago), is likely to move 1 trillion Reais this year (approx a trillion dollars), government estimates show. Read full article

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  • Idlehands

    What does “move” mean in this context??? Spend?

    Sep 21st, 2012 - 08:30 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • vestias

    Comment removed by the editor.

    Sep 21st, 2012 - 10:51 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • LatAm

    you should fix the title of the article: last time I checked 1 trillion reais was not = to 1 trillion dollars

    Sep 21st, 2012 - 02:17 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • ChrisR

    1 USD = 2.02433 BRL as of 18.00 on 2012/09/21 UYU time.

    So it's HALF-A-TRILLION USD at best.

    Fanciful comparisons of a SECTOR of Brasil with other countries such as Mexico is just laughable.

    We can however see the drag of the poor masses in Brasil impinges on the aspirations for the country by these 'government analysts'.

    Frankly it's like me saying if my aunty had bollocks she would be my uncle. It's as meaningless as that.

    Sep 21st, 2012 - 09:18 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Fido Dido

    “Frankly it's like me saying if my aunty had bollocks she would be my uncle. It's as meaningless as that.”

    And meaningless as your ( a clown that claims to live in Uruguay and can't even speak one word of Spanish) comments with your opinions and so called facts based from “web” research.

    Sep 22nd, 2012 - 12:40 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • ChrisR

    @5 Fidi Dildo

    So, let's get this right.

    Are you accusing me of not living in Uruguay?

    Sep 22nd, 2012 - 11:16 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • TipsyThink

    i dóñ't guéss any British livés iñ Urùguay.

    Sep 22nd, 2012 - 01:11 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • British_Kirchnerist

    #6 What does it feel like to have your own story (I think its true, myself, just like mine) questioned?!

    Sep 25th, 2012 - 01:09 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • ChrisR

    @8 British_Kirchnerist

    I have never questioned your claims of living in Scotland once you responded to my original challenge, did you not see my other post disagreeing that you were aliased with one of the Malvanistas?

    Dildo always resorts to verbal abuse when he has lost the argument. He is not questioning where I live but attempting to goad me, which is why I replied with a question which he has not resonded to.

    Although I have stated you cannot be an AG troll because of the level and command of English, that does not preclude me from thinking poorly of you for you irrational support of such a despotic government and your frankly juvenile thoughts about TMBOA.

    Sep 25th, 2012 - 11:56 am - Link - Report abuse 0

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