ANNOUNCEMENT 17 May 2013In May 2013, the government of Brazil announced a change for the labour market access of foreign workers.
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Ministry of Employment and Labor, Press Release: http://portal.mte.gov.br/imprensa/visto-de-trabalho-para-estudante-em-ferias.htm
Resolu??o Normativa n?103 available in Portuguese at: http://portal.mte.gov.br/data/files/8A7C816A3E7A205F013EC8BFF164445B/RN%20103%2016-05-2013.pdf
On 17 May 2013, the Ministry of Employment and Labor of Brazil announced the introduction of a local contract visa that allows foreign graduate students to work in Brazil for 90 days. The main requirements to obtain such visa are:
- proof of enrolment in a graduate program of at least 360 credit hours abroad;
- possession of a limited-duration employment contract with a Brazilian company.