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  1. Brazil's Rousseff Gains Ground, Poll ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Wall Street Journal

    SAfO PAULO-Brazil's incumbent President Dilma Rousseff gained ground versus challenger AA cio Neves just a few days before the second round of voting in the country's presidential election, according to a survey published Wednesday by polling firm Datafolha. The survey showed Ms.

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  2. Brazil's Rousseff pulls ahead of Neves before Sunday's election: pollRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Globe and Mail

    Incumbent President Dilma Rousseff pulled ahead again in a new poll ahead of Brazil's presidential election and she appears to be the favorite to win Sunday's runoff although the vote is still too close to call. The Datafolha poll, released on Wednesday, was the fourth in three days to show that Rousseff is numerically in front of her rival Aecio Neves, the financial markets' favorite who has promised business-friendly policies to revive a sluggish economy.

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  3. Poll: Brazil's Rousseff gains on Neves ahead of Sunday runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    President Dilma Rousseff has gained 1 percentage point on her rival Aecio Neves ahead of an Oct. 26 runoff to Brazil's presidential election, a new poll showed on Wednesday. The leftist incumbent has 47 percent of voter support, according to the survey by polling firm Datafolha, up from 46 percent in the previous poll published on Monday.

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  4. Moody's downgrades rating of Brazil's energy giantRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    ... the ruling Workers' Party (PT) and the opposition Social Democracy party (PSDB). Brazil's incumbent president Dilma Rousseff and the PSDB's candidate, Aecio Neves, will compete in the presidential runoff on Sunday.

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  5. UPDATE 3-Brazil's JBS Foods to delay IPORead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... to the company and bankers, the source said. Among the concerns were the effect of a victory by President Dilma Rousseff on risk perception, as well as reduced global liquidity and a domestic recession. The benchmark Bovespa stock index tumbled as ...

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  6. Emerging Market Must Reads: Latin America, Brazil TumbleRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Barron's

    Brazil : The candidates in Sunday's Brazil presidential election are in a very close race, but a poll Monday showed President Dilma Rousseff has gained support. The Brazil stock market tumbled: The iShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETF was down 4% Tuesday.

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  7. Amazon Deforestation Reaching New Heights-and the Future May Be WorseRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Truthdig

    ... The Guardian noted that Brazil's election season is also impacting the deforestation issue, as President Dilma Rousseff's administration has forged ties with agribusiness groups and her challenger, AA cio Neves, is a pro-business candidate. ...

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  8. As Brazil poll looms, Moody's downgrades PetrobrasRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | West Australian

    ... future further downgrades -- until 2016. The downgrade came as Brazil's leftist incumbent leader, President Dilma Rousseff, prepares to face Social Democrat and business-world favorite Aecio Neves in Sunday's poll run-off. Petrobras has been widely ...

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  9. Fairy gold in Bolivia's economyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Red Deer Advocate

    ... of the population, were lifted out of poverty. Lula's former chief of staff and successor as president, Dilma Rousseff, is also likely to win another term in office. Is there some secret they share? Many other South American economies have been ...

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    11 hrs ago | SFGate

    Maria Lindaura Dos Santos, 64, right, lives in a poor rural area in Minas Gerais state. She supports President Dilma Rousseff and the Workers' Party.

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  11. Why Itau Unibanco (ITUB) Stock Is Down TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    ... Learn more. Chanos' comments come just days ahead of Brazil's presidential runoff election between incumbent Dilma Rousseff and challenger Aecio Neves. Rousseff said during a televised presidential debate Monday that evidence existed that money had ...

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  12. Water Crisis Seen Worsening as Sao Paulo Nears - Collapse'Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Sao Paulo residents were warned by a top government regulator today to brace for more severe water shortages as President Dilma Rousseff makes the crisis a key campaign issue ahead of this weekend's runoff vote. "If the drought continues, residents will face more dramatic water shortages in the short term," Vicente Andreu, president of Brazil's National Water Agency and a member of Rousseff's Workers' Party, told reporters in Sao Paulo.

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  13. Meet the Kingmakers of BrasiliaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Foreign Policy

    In Brazil, all eyes are now turned to the Oct. 26 presidential runoff election between incumbent President Dilma Rousseff of the Workers Party and AA cio Neves of the Brazil Social Democracy Party. But no matter which candidate wins, the real power in Brazilian politics lies elsewhere: with the Brazilian Democratic Movement Party .

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  14. Fight for Brazil's battleground state heats upRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Brazil's deadlocked presidential race is the most heated since the nation returned to democracy, and nowhere is the battle more bare-knuckled than in the state where both candidates were born. Minas Gerais, which has produced more presidents than any other state in the globe's fifth-largest nation, is key to whether incumbent Dilma Rousseff gets another four years in office or if challenger Aecio Neves returns the presidency to the Brazil's main opposition party after more than a decade in the wilderness.

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  15. Dilma edges aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Economist

    ... close to call. But for the first time since the first round of voting two weeks ago the left-wing incumbent, Dilma Rousseff, has gained ground. On October 20th a poll by Datafolha put Ms Rousseff four points ahead of AA cio Neves, her ...

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  16. UPDATE 1-Brazil's JBS Foods pulls regulatory request, signaling IPO delayRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... to the company and bankers, the source said. Among the concerns were the effect of a victory by President Dilma Rousseff on risk perception, as well as reduced global liquidity and a domestic recession. The benchmark Bovespa stock index tumbled as ...

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  17. Why Banco Bradesco (BBD) Stock Is Down TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    ... Learn more. Chanos' comments come just days ahead of Brazil's presidential runoff election between incumbent Dilma Rousseff and challenger Aecio Neves. Rousseff said during a televised presidential debate Monday that evidence existed that money had ...

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  18. Jim Chanos Tanked BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... worth revisiting now is the timing. Brazil will elect a new President on Sunday. It will be either incumbent Dilma Rousseff or more conservative, market friendly reform Aecio Neves. They have their differences. Rousseff will continue to support the ...

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  19. Why Petrobras (PBR) Stock Is Down TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    ... 2012. Chanos' remarks come just days ahead of Brazil's presidential runoff election between incumbent Dilma Rousseff and challenger Aecio Neves. Rousseff said during a televised presidential debate Monday that evidence existed that money had been ...

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  20. Investors skeptical of Rousseff's options for Brazil finance chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Reuters

    Whoever President Dilma Rousseff picks to head Brazil's finance ministry if she is re-elected on Sunday will likely get a cold welcome from investors, who are skeptical that the leftist leader will stop dictating policy herself. Guido Mantega, Brazil's longest-serving finance minister, plans to step down at the end of December after more than eight years on the job.

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