Hellen Berger

Hellen Berger is a business writer based in Sao Paulo, Brazil.


Industry Growth Slowdown in Brazil

The Brazilian economy is being impacted by internal and external factors, and forecast figures are being quickly revised downwards. Market research released by Brazil’s Central Bank revised average analysts’ projections for economic growth in 2014 down to 0.70% from 0.90% four weeks earlier(1).

Brazil Improves Access to Experimental Drugs

New regulation offers drug options for patients with rare, severe, or debilitating illnesses.

All's Fair in Brazil's War on AIDS

Brazil's deal to produce a generic version of a BMS AIDS drug has met with resistance - but the health ministry remains defiant. Hellen Berger reports.