The Rio Times is an English-language local newspaper and news and features website based in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

The Rio Times
The Rio Times Print Version November 2011.jpg
The November 2011 front page of The Rio Times
TypeOnline news and features services, and monthly printed newspaper
EditorMatthias Camenzind
FoundedMarch 2009 (10 years, 10 months)
HeadquartersRio de Janeiro, Brazil


The paper's mission is "to provide [the Rio] community with local information, and improve their understanding of the Marvelous City, and Brazil."

Printed versionEdit

In 2010, The Rio Times produced its first printed version, which was increased from 5,000 to 10,000 in December 2011. It is distributed to a range of hotels and places popular with the Anglophone expat community.


The paper's publisher is Swiss-born Matthias Camenzind.


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