23 min ago
Buenos Aires Herald
Brazilian minister to visit BA
Concern is increasing over dwindling bilateral trade Alarm bells are ringing in Brazil after the US$297-million deficit registered in the first two months of the year in foreign trade with Argentina, with Brazilian government officials deciding to travel to Buenos Aires at the end of the week to meet with their local couterparts in what was ... (more)
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4 hrs ago
Brazil's economy faces trouble after World Cup, election
With the World Cup in June and July and a presidential election in October, many Brazilians aren't thinking beyond 2014.
6 hrs ago
GIC's Investment in Linx Shows Confidence in Brazil's Economy
GIC Pte, Singapore's sovereign wealth fund, is buying stakes in Brazilian companies in a sign of confidence the world's second-largest emerging market will overcome slower growth.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
The Rio Times
Rousseff Moves to Quell PMDB, PT Crisis
The President of the Brazilian Democratic Movement Party , Valdir Raupp, affirmed last Monday that his party will attempt to join forces with the ruling Workers' Party to present a slate of candidates in six states across Brazil this October.
Brazilian lawmakers to monitor any probes of Petrobras bribery claims
Brazil's lower house of Congress approved on Tuesday the creation of a special committee to monitor any probes in the Netherlands of allegations that a Dutch company paid bribes to officials at state-run oil company Petrobras By a vote of 267-28, the 513-seat lower house decided to create the committee despite opposition from President Dilma ... (more)
No speeches at World Cup ceremony
Football's world governing body, Fifa, has announced that there will be no speeches at the opening ceremony of the World Cup in June.
Bachelet returns to power in Chile...
Socialist Michelle Bachelet took the oath of office as president of Chile Tuesday, returning to power after four years with a reform agenda to reduce social disparities in this prosperous South American country.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Brazil President Condemns Football Racism
Brazil President Dilma Rousseff has reiterated her concern about racism in football after a spate of incidents involving Brazilian players and officials.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Brazil's Ruling Party Offers "Continuity with Changes"
Brazil's governing center-left Workers Party will pursue an agenda of "continuity with changes" if - as expected - President Dilma Rousseff wins a second term in the October elections, party chairman Rui Falcao said here Friday.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Dilma Rou$$ef: Dilma + UNASUR + $2 billion = Love for Maduro
Brazil's Dilma Roussef protects the unscrupulous and infamous Odebrecht to ensure tyrants remain in power and the cash keeps flowing.
Edward Snowden before the EU Parliment
Dilma Rousseff, President of Brazil, has been talking with Germany about a direct fiber optic cable between the two countries.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Brazilian president says World Cup work nearing completion - Indiatalkies.com
Rio de Janeiro, March 5: Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has said that with just 100 days to go before the 2014 World Cup opens in Brazil, her country was close to completing the preparations.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
The Motley Fool
Presidential Elections in Brazil: Which ADRs to Watch
Adding to the uncertainty that most emerging markets are experiencing, a local event is stirring up volatility in Brazilian stocks.
Buenos Aires Herald
Brazil's narrow budget surplus raises doubts about goal
Brazil's consolidated primary budget surplus narrowed in January from a year ago, marking a weak start for the government's effort to boost savings and regain credibility with investors this year.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Dark Fiber Week in Review
It was an interesting week in the dark fiber arena as growth continued apace, but not in ways you might expect.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Brazil court overturns convictions in political graft case
In this 2013 file photo, a man holds a sign next to an effigy of Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff during the National Day of Struggle, a march by unionists, in Sao Paulo.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
UPDATE 2-Brazil economy ends 2013 on high note, boosting Rousseff
Brazil's economy ended 2013 on a positive note thanks to strong consumer spending and investment, providing a much-needed boost to President Dilma Rousseff as she tries to rebuild her credibility with investors and win reelection in October.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Accuracy In Media
Brazil's Rousseff could win Re-Election after all
Brazil's incumbent president, Dilma Rousseff, will probably win her second four-year term if polls hold true on election day.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Brazil champions undersea cable to bypass US
A proposal to lay an undersea cable between Portugal and Brazil to circumvent US snooping has been praised by Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff.
The Rio Times
Brazil, EU Agree to Telecomm Cable: Daily
The European Union and Brazil have agreed to lay an undersea communications cable across the Atlantic Ocean from Lisbon in Portugal to Fortaleza in Brazil in a step to bypass American telecommunications in the wake of the U.S. spying allegations on European and South American countries.