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  1. Latin America backs Venezuela at summit in new defeat for USRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Green Left Weekly

    ... repeal," Correa said. "Our peoples will never accept more tutelage, nor intervention." Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff said "unilateral measures of isolation" were no longer tolerable in this "new moment of hemispheric relations". She said: "It's ...

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  2. Brazil's Petrobras to release delayed earnings amid scandalRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | West Australian

    ... for months by the probe into alleged kickbacks to politicians, mainly allies of the government of President Dilma Rousseff, a former Petrobras chair. The cash was then allegedly passed on to intermediary companies that drew up bogus contracts that ...

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  3. Brazil audit court ruling no grounds to impeach Rousseff: ministerRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Reuters

    Brazilian Justice Minister Jose Eduardo Cardozo said on Friday there were no grounds for impeaching President Dilma Rousseff based on a Federal Audit Court ruling that her government broke the country's fiscal responsibility law. Cardozo said the government was confident it would successfully appeal the court's ruling criticizing the postponement of transfers to state banks last year, allegedly to make Brazil's fiscal accounts look better.

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  4. Brazilian Exporters Seek Boost After Petrobras ScandalRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    The economical and political tsunami that struck the Brazilian economy after the Petrobras scandal might be starting to lose strength with the tight new measures that Dilma Rousseff's administration is taking. However, while exporters seek to capitalize on the Real's devaluation, Brazil continues to face significant headwinds.

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  5. Investors tiptoe back into Brazil markets as inflation peaksRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    ... the risk of a major debt crisis that could have cost Brazil its investment grade credit rating. President Dilma Rousseff's austerity measures to bring government finances under control have also gained traction in Brazil's divided Congress. In ...

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  6. Is the concept of the Brics conglomerate still valid?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    ... present government. There is quite a bit of "buyers' remorse" there, following the re-election of President Dilma Rousseff. She started her second term in January, only to be beset by a corruption scandal and a collapse in the currency. But in the ...

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  7. Brazil Rousseff's Communist ruler Party Treasurer Democratic Garbage ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNN

    ... appointed from Rousseff's coalition political Party to be involved in corruption scandals. Back in 2010, Dilma Rousseff's head Treasurer, Delubio Soares was sentenced to serve jail time by the Brazilian Supreme Court amid bribes scheme connected to ...

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  8. Nicholas Birns Interview with Opera Mundi on U.S. policy in Latin AmericaRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    ... to change Brazil's traditional posture on Venezuelan matters by taking advantage of the difficulties that Dilma Rousseff has encountered in this second term? A: I'm sure that US policy makers will recognize Dilma's weak position but also put it in ...

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  9. For Petrobras CEO, It's One Problem Down and Many More to ComeRead the original story

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    ... Once approved by auditor PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP and the board, it will validate Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff's decision to appoint state bankers -- CEO Aldemir Bendine and Chief Financial Officer Ivan Monteiro -- to run an oil company. ...

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  10. Arrest of party treasurer could affect Brazil presidentRead the original story

    Thursday | KRON 4

    The arrest of the high-profile treasurer of Brazil's governing party has brought the unfolding corruption scandal at the country's state-owned oil company uncomfortably close to President Dilma Rousseff, analysts said Thursday. It could also intensify calls for the impeachment of Rousseff, who has always denied any knowledge of the kickback scheme at Petrobras but was targeted by huge protests across Brazil on Sunday decrying corruption.

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  11. Brazil - Not for the Faint of HeartRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Manchester Journal

    ... long-term investment but not for the faint of heart. No question about it, Brazil is a basket case right now. Dilma Rousseff, the two-term Brazilian President and former head of the state-owned energy behemoth, Petrobras, is embroiled in scandal. So ...

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  12. Brazil ruling party treasurer arrested in widening corruption inquiryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Reuters

    NO REPORTER NARRATION Brazilian police on Wednesday arrested the treasurer of the ruling Workers' Party Joao Vaccari, moving an investigation of rampant corruption at state-run oil company Petrobras closer to President Dilma Rousseff's inner circle. Federal police said they arrested Vaccari in his home in Sao Paulo and drove him to the southern city of Curitiba.

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  13. Workers' Unions Protests Against Outsourcing Bill in BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Rio Times

    ... companies to offer lower salaries and lesser benefits for workers, eating away at workers' rights. President Dilma Rousseff stated last week that outsourcing 'does not compromise workers' rights'. Representatives from Rousseff's party, the PT ...

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  14. Petrobras graft probe: PT treasurer arrestedRead the original story

    Thursday | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... of filing a joint request to the House of Representatives for the impeachment of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff. The report said that the Social Democracy Party (PSDB), the Democrats (DEM), Syndicalist Popular Party (PPS), Green Party (PV) and ...

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  15. Governing party treasurer arrested in Brazil kickback caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The China Post

    ... and more than 50 politicians are under investigation. Among those are two former chiefs of staff to President Dilma Rousseff, but Vaccari is the seen as closest figure to the president yet implicated in the scandal. Rousseff herself, who served as ...

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  16. CORRUPTIONRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Daily Beast

    ... firms. Anti-corruption protests decrying the scandal have roiled much of Brazil, calling for President Dilma Rousseff's impeachment over her alleged role. Rousseff, who maintains her innocence, helmed Petrobras when the corruption took place. The ...

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  17. Brazil ruling party treasurer arrested in Petrobras probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Peninsula

    Rio de Janeiro--The treasurer of Brazil's ruling party was arrested Wednesday for alleged money laundering and taking bribes from state oil giant Petrobras that were stuffed into backpacks, the latest blow to President Dilma Rousseff. Police accused Joao Vaccari of being the Workers' Party point man in a massive kickbacks scheme in which Petrobras executives colluded with construction companies to inflate contracts to the tune of $4 billion, passing some of the dirty cash to the PT and its allies.

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  18. 12:13 Kazakhstan promotes its candidacy to UN Security Council 2017-2018 membership in BrazilRead the original story

    Thursday | AkiPress

    ... 8. Aitimova met with former Brazilian President Michel Temer and handed over a message addressed to President Dilma Rousseff regarding Kazakhstan's candidacy.

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  19. Brazil ruling party treasurer arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reuters

    ... passed the profits to the Workers' Party through Vaccari. His arrest brings the scandal closer to President Dilma Rousseff if it's found the cash helped to fund her election campaigns in 2010 and 2014. The Party said Vaccari was leaving his post for ...

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  20. For Petrobras CEO, It's One Problem DownRead the original story

    Thursday | Bloomberg

    ... 22. Once approved by auditor PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP and the board, it will validate Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff's decision to appoint state bankers -- CEO Aldemir Bendine and Chief Financial Officer Ivan Monteiro -- to run an oil company. ...

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