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Buenos Aires Herald
On Latin American solidarity
As the Argentine government struggles to avoid defaulting on its debt, little effort has been made by Latin American countries to speak with a united voice in support of the country's position.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff calls Israel's conflict with Hamas 'a massacre'
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff made the comment while speaking with local media outlets Monday from the presidential residence in Brasilia.
Santander stirs Brazil election storm with client note
Spain's Banco Santander SA finds itself in an unwanted spotlight in Brazil after its local subsidiary irked the government by circulating a client note saying that the re-election of President Dilma Rousseff would likely push asset prices lower.
Buenos Aires Herald
Brazil inflation imperils Rousseff's reelection bid
Brazil's governing coalition is worried about high inflation and will seek to contain it to avoid hurting President Dilma Rousseff's reelection chances in October, running mate and Vice-President Michel Temer said in an interview last week.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
United Jewish Federation of Tidewater
Brazil's Jewish community head apologizes for Israeli spokesman's remarks
Brazil's Jewish community apologized to the administration of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff for statements by the spokesman of Israel's foreign ministry after Brazil recalled its envoy over the Gaza conflict.
Cooperation with China brings new opportunity to Latin America
Chinese President Xi Jinping's recent trip to Latin America, the second in 13 months, demonstrated the important role Latin America plays in China's overall diplomacy and brought new opportunity to the bilateral ties.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Buenos Aires Herald
Brazil to condemn Israel at Mercosur summit
Brazil is set to propose at the summit of Presidents of Mercosur next Tuesday that the organism condemns Israel's military offensive on the Gaza Strip after the diplomatic quarrel that it had with the Jewish state, which led to it recalling an envoy from Tel Aviv.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Brazil's Coming Melt-Up
Recent polls show that Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has been waning in popularity, resulting in the very real possibility that she does not get re-elected.
Petrobras: Better After October Election, Barclays Ups To Buy
According to Barclays , the outlook for Brazilian energy giant Petrobras will be better once the October election is over, regardless of who wins.
Telecom Italia CEO says TIM Brasil will participate in 4G 700MHz auction
Brasil) will take part in the upcoming auction of 4G mobile spectrum in the 700MHz band, due to kick off in September, says Marco Patuano, the of its Italian controller Telecom Italia.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Caribbean News Now!
Brazilian military officials visit Antigua-Barbuda
ST JOHN'S, Antigua -- The prime minister of Antigua and Barbuda, Gaston Browne, and the attorney general, Steadroy Benjamin, received a visiting delegation of seven military officials from Brazil on Tuesday morning.
Mail & Guardian
SA to access cheaper Brics cash
Heads of state Vladimir Putin, Narendra Modi, Dilma Rousseff, Xi Jinping and Jacob Zuma at the Brics summit in Brazil in July.
The Washington Post
Brazil Central Bank Signals Rate Won't Fall as Prices Persist
Brazil 's central bank signaled it is unlikely to follow regional peers in cutting interest rates as above-target inflation persists.
Brazilian president exonerated in probe of refinery deal
Brazil's federal audit tribunal has said that President Dilma Rousseff bore no responsibility for state-controlled oil giant Petrobras's ultimately disastrous acquisition of a US refinery in 2006.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
ZTE and TIM Brasil to Set Up Next-Generation Broadband Innovation Center
ZTE signed agreement with TIM Brasil on ultra-broadband projects in ceremony attended by Presidents Xi Jinping and Dilma Rousseff )--ZTE Corporation , a publicly-listed global provider of telecommunications equipment, network solutions and mobile devices, announced an agreement with TIM Brasil to jointly set up an Joint-laboratory/Innovation ... (more)
Wall Street Journal
Petrobras Board Cleared in 2006 Refinery Deal
Brazil's attorney general said Wednesday his office has cleared the board of Petroleo Brasileiro SA of any wrongdoing in the controversial 2006 purchase of a Texas refinery, handing a significant legal victory to President Dilma Rousseff, who was chairwoman of the state-run oil company at the time.
UPDATE 2-Telecom Italia CEO does not rule out merger of Brazilian unit
Telecom Italia does not rule out merging its Brazilian operator with a local rival but such a move is not on the agenda for now, its chief executive said after meeting Brazil's president on Wednesday.
Brazilian president to meet Telecom Italia CEO on Wednesday
Brazil President Dilma Rousseff is due to meet Telecom Italia Chief Executive Marco Patuano on Wednesday, according to the Brazilian presidency's website which did not disclose the reason of the meeting.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
The Rio Times
Brazil's 10-Year Education Plan Sanctioned by Rousseff
After almost four years of debates in Congress, Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff finally signed into law the country's new ten-year National Educational Plan .
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Ibovespa Rises to 16-Month High as Election Poll Buoys Petrobras
The Ibovespa climbed to a 16-month high as a voter poll indicating dimmed prospects for President Dilma Rousseff lifted shares of state-run companies.