On trade mission, officials sell Atlanta as a strong alternative for Brazilian tourists and trade

Rio de Janeiro shares a beachy vibe with Miami, but it's an official sister city with Atlanta. 

Among U.S. cities courting Brazil, Atlanta leaders see becoming No. 2 as a way of getting to No. 1, but the city has a long way to if it wants to unseat Miami.  More
Atlanta has a key role to play in linking the U.S. with Africa, which is widely seen as the next frontier in the global economy, Mayor Kasim Reed told Global Atlanta in a wide-ranging interview at City Hall. More
Japan’s consul general based in Atlanta, Kazuo Sunaga, is to throw the first pitch at the Braves versus Cincinnati Reds baseball game at Turner Field on Asian Heritage Night Friday, April 25. More
When Atlanta’s hometown airline looks to the future, it’s increasingly looking south.  More
A luncheon discussion on the pros and cons of vocational training  is to be held on Friday, April 25 at the offices of the Atlanta law firm Arnall Golden Gregory, LLP More