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  1. Popularity of presidents of Brazil, Chile fall amid scandalsRead the original story

    53 min ago | KRON 4

    The once-popular presidents of Brazil and Chile have both seen their approval ratings plunge amid corruption scandals that have battered their center-left governments, according to two polls released Wednesday. Only 12 percent of Brazilians polled thought President Dilma Rousseff's government was doing an "excellent" or "good" job, while 64 percent qualified it as "bad" or "terrible," according to a survey by the respected polling institute Ibope.

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  2. About 90 pct of Brazilians reject Rousseff's austerity drive -pollRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AlertNet

    Roughly nine out of 10 Brazilians disapprove of President Dilma Rousseff's austerity drive aimed at winning back investor confidence in the economy, a nationwide poll showed on Wednesday. Brazil's sharp economic downturn is the main reason that Rousseff's popularity has fallen to the lowest level of any Brazilian president in at least the last 20 years, according to the Ibope opinion poll commissioned by the National Industry Confederation, or CNI.

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  3. Presidents of Brazil, Chile Both See Approval Ratings Plunge17 minutes agoRead the original story

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    Two news polls show the approval ratings of the presidents of Brazil and Chile both plunging amid corruption scandals that have battered their governments. Only 12 percent of Brazilians polled thought President Dilma Rousseff's government was doing an "excellent" or "good" job, while 64 percent qualified it as "bad" or "terrible," according to a survey by polling institute Ibope.

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  4. Investments Against Deforestation Decline in BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Rio Times

    Government investments to combat deforestation in the Amazon region steeply declined during the period between former President LuA s InA cio Lula da Silva's last term and President Dilma Rousseff's first term in office according to a report released on Tuesday, March 31st by InfoAmazonia. The report, "Deforestation Policies", conducted an analysis of investment budgets allocated and disbursed by the federal government to the region for the control and monitoring of deforestation as well as for sustainable development of the region.

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  5. Petrobras (PBR) Stock Gaining Today As Brazil President Outlines Recovery CourseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    ... 6.32% to $6.39 in late morning trading on Wednesday, following a Bloomberg report stating Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff has outlined a plan she hopes will lead the South American country into economic recovery and away from the scandal ...

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  6. Compulsory voting can actually weaken support for democracyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Brazil's president and Workers Party candidate for re-election, Dilma Rousseff, shows photographers a ticket which is proof of having voted in the first round of the presidential election. Following President Obama's mention of compulsory voting at a town hall event in Cleveland a couple weeks ago, the topic has received a lot of attention in the popular media.

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  7. Popularity of Brazil's Rousseff keeps falling -pollRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    President Dilma Rousseff's popularity continues to fall, with the number of Brazilians considering her government "great" or "good" down to just 12 percent, a nationwide poll showed on Wednesday. Sixty-four percent of the population rate Rousseff's government as "bad" or "terrible," according to the Ibope opinion poll commissioned by the National Industry Confederation, or CNI.

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  8. How Brazil's President Plans to Get the Country and Herself Out of This MessRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff is battling to regain the trust of voters and global investors alike as the economy sinks and a corruption scandal deepens.

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  9. Opinion: Brazil at the CrossroadsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Inter Press Service

    In this column, Fernando Cardim de Carvalho, economist and professor at the Federal University of RA o de Janeiro, looks at the political and economic context within which newly re-elected President Dilma Rousseff is operating and argues that Brazil is living through a very dangerous period, with neither the government nor the parliamentary opposition led by leaders that the population trusts. - Even moderately well-informed analysts knew that the Brazilian economy was in dire straits as President Dilma Rousseff initiated her second term in office in January.

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  10. Rousseff: No Economic Intervention Policy for BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff discusses the country's floating exchange rate policy with Bloomberg News Editor-in-Chief John Mickelthwait at the Presidential Palace in Brasilia on Tuesday.

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  11. Rousseff Says Brazil Won't Intervene in Currency as Real TumblesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    ... let the real fluctuate freely and doesn't intend to intervene in the market to defend the currency, President Dilma Rousseff said. "What we are doing is a policy of floating currency, and we'll continue to do that," she said in an interview at the ...

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  12. Brazil leads LatAm credit markets higherRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    Bonds issued by Brazil's embattled oil company Petrobras were rallying after the company clinched US$3.5bn in financing from the Chinese Development Bank and President Dilma Rousseff said in an interview with Bloomberg that audited results would be released by month's end. The short end of the Petrobras curve is starting the day some 40bp-50bp tighter, though some traders think that investors should take this opportunity to lock in profits.

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  13. a BRICS leadership passes to Russia, $100bn development bank 'main priority'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    Russian President Vladimir Putin, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, Chinese President Xi Jinping and South African President Jacob Zuma join their hands at a group photo session during the 6th BRICS summit in Fortaleza July 15, 2014 As Russia assumes the chairmanship of the BRICS business council, the launch of the New Development Bank for its members will begin as an alternative to the US-dominated International Monetary Fund . Sergey Katyrin, President of the Russian Chamber of Commerce, took over the chairmanship of a business council of BRICS, an economic association made up of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, on Wednesday.

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  14. Why Treasuries Tend to Rally in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    ... the Bloomberg U.S. Treasury Bond Index from 2010-2015 on "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg) Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff discusses Petrobras with Bloomberg News Editor-in-Chief John Mickelthwait at the Presidential Palace in Brasilia on Tuesday.

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  15. Rousseff: Petrobras Will Take Dramatic MeasuresRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff discusses Petrobras with Bloomberg News Editor-in-Chief John Mickelthwait at the Presidential Palace in Brasilia on Tuesday.

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  16. The Brazilian Stock Market Remains A Wild Ride, But There's A Silver LiningRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    The Brazilian Stock index has been on a wild ride since the Presidential elections in October last year. The rally of early 2014 lost steam as polls indicated that Dilma Rousseff would be elected for a second term.

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  17. Petrobras to publish results in April, divest Argentine assetsRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2015 | Live Charts

    Brazilian oil major Petrobras is expected to publish its long-delayed audited full-year financial statements, as it attempts to shake-off a corruption scandal. Citing President Dilma Rousseff, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday that the data would be published by the "end of April".

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  18. Rousseff: We Will Have to Rationalize Our SpendingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff discusses her country's budget deficit with Bloomberg News Editor-in-Chief John Micklethwait at the Presidential Palace in Brasilia on Tuesday.

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  19. Art Meets Graft as Prosecutors' Haul Goes on Display in BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    ... in alleged graft and dozens of arrests, has transfixed Brazil and contributed to a decline in President Dilma Rousseff's approval rating, which at 13 percent is the lowest of any Brazilian president in 15 years. Prosecutors say the scandal has ...

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  20. WRAPUP 3-Brazil prepared for another round of tax hikes as austerity steps missRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... showed, compared with forecasts by analysts' in a Reuters poll for a 1.5 billion reais surplus. President Dilma Rousseff is faced with pulling government finances out of the red without imposing further hardships on Brazil's middle class and ...

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