• Short Summary

    Sir David Eccles arrived at Sao Paulo's airport, coming from Rio, where he had previously had contact with brazilian government, as well as with the leading businessmen.

  • Description

    Sir David Eccles arrived at Sao Paulo's airport, coming from Rio, where he had previously had contact with brazilian government, as well as with the leading businessmen.

    Sir David's visit to Sao Paulo was a happy event to all those concerned with British business.

    Sir David's arrival was on Sunday, May 11.

    The following day, May 12, the visitor was guest of honor at a luncheon given by the British Chamber of Commerce at Sao Paulo, where he addressed british business, en radicated in Brazil, telling the purpose of his visit which was to increase the business relationship between The United Kingdom and Brazil.

    A phrase, spoken, by Sir David, during his interview with president Kubitschhek in Rio, became quite well known by the public. Sir David himself quoted, at the Sao Paulo luncheon: "The main difference between the United Kingdom and Brazil, is that we built our empire outside of our borders. while you (Brazil) are building yours inside your borders.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7IHL2KDMZW1HYRVT75AHC61P0
    Media URN:
    VLVA7IHL2KDMZW1HYRVT75AHC61P0
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/05/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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