Jornal do Commercio

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Jornal do Commercio
Founded31 August 1827
Language Portuguese
Ceased publicationApril 29 2016
Headquarters Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Jornal do Commercio is a Portuguese language newspaper published in Rio de Janeiro. It was founded in 1827 by a French journalist Pierre Plancher. It was the oldest newspaper in circulation in South America, until the last publication on April 29, 2016, when it ceased operations. [1] [2] [3]

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