Visa waiver aims to improve tourism ahead of Rio Olympics

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Brazil is anticipating a major tourism boom ahead of next year’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janerio. However, there’s one problem: visas. Fortunately, Brazil’s congress has authorized a waiver that will help ease visa restrictions and promote tourism.
But will the plan work?

CCTV America’s Lucrecia Franco has more.

 

Visa waiver aims to improve tourism ahead of Rio Olympics

Brazil is anticipating a major tourism boom ahead of next year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janerio. However, there's one problem: visas. Fortunately, Brazil's congress has authorized a waiver that will help ease visa restrictions and promote tourism. But will the plan work? CCTV America's Lucrecia Franco has more.