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  1. Brazil to keep key interest rate at 14.25%Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Business Times

    ... e red. In addition to the macroeconomic troubles, Brazil is being shaken by a political crisis with President Dilma Rousseff facing calls for her impeachment.

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  2. Charges likely for key figures in Petrobras scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | West Australian

    ... Brazilians living in poverty and the economy boomed to the world's seventh largest. On his heels, President Dilma Rousseff has been re-elected, but her popularity is at a staggering low eight percent, with the economy in recession and her government ...

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  3. Brazil police charge former top Lula aide for four crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... close to Lula, to whom he was chief political adviser. It could also put pressure on current President Dilma Rousseff, who many consider a Dirceu protege. She succeeded him as Lula's chief of staff and was chairwoman of Petroleo Brasileiro SA, as ...

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  4. Brazil to keep key interest rate at 14.25%Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | West Australian

    ... e red. In addition to the macroeconomic troubles, Brazil is being shaken by a political crisis with President Dilma Rousseff facing calls for her impeachment.

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  5. UPDATE 1-Jailed Odebrecht CEO criticizes plea deals in BrazilRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... firm Petroleo Brasileiro SA, or Petrobras. He said it would have been normal for him to speak with President Dilma Rousseff and her predecessor Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva about Petrobras, but that he couldn't remember any conversations. Among dozens ...

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  6. COLUMN-Four reasons not to give up on BrazilRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Reuters

    Brazil is enduring one of its most acute crises since the return of democracy in the 1980s. Amid a sharp economic downturn, the combination of growing popular discontent and a massive corruption scandal involving state-controlled oil giant Petrobras and major construction companies has prevented President Dilma Rousseff's administration from being able to govern effectively.

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  7. UPDATE 1-Fitch says Brazil's slipping budget target shows fiscal troubleRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Reuters

    The Brazilian government's first-ever budget bill with a primary deficit underscores the growing risks to its public finances, a Fitch Ratings analyst said on Tuesday, adding to concerns that the country could lose its investment-grade credit rating. President Dilma Rousseff on Monday proposed a 2016 budget bill that forecast a 0.34 percent deficit before interest payments, down from a forecast for a 0.7 percent primary surplus earlier this year.

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  8. UPDATE 1-Brazil reinstates IOF tax on state bank BNDES loansRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Reuters

    The Brazilian government on Tuesday reinstated a 1.5 percent financial transaction tax on loans from state development bank BNDES , part of efforts to discourage subsidized lending and narrow the country's swelling budget deficit. President Dilma Rousseff signed a presidential decree revoking the prior exemption from the so-called IOF tax on loans made by the BNDES or its subsidiaries.

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  9. Jailed Odebrecht CEO criticizes plea deals in BrazilRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... firm Petroleo Brasileiro SA, or Petrobras. He said it would have been normal for him to speak with President Dilma Rousseff and her predecessor Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva about Petrobras, but that he couldn't remember any conversations. Among dozens ...

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  10. Fitch says Brazil's slipping budget target shows fiscal troubleRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Reuters

    The Brazilian government's first-ever budget bill with a primary deficit underscores the growing risks to its public finances, a Fitch Ratings analyst said on Tuesday, adding to concerns that the country could lose its investment-grade credit rating. President Dilma Rousseff on Monday proposed a 2016 budget bill that forecast a 0.34 percent deficit before interest payments, down from a forecast for a 0.7 percent primary surplus earlier this year.

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  11. The 2016 Budget Plan in Brazil Pressures CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Rio Times

    To get the approval of what is being called by many supporters as the 'most transparent budget bill' ever to be drafted, Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff said on Monday she is willing to visit Congressional representatives to explain the document. The 2016 budget bill announced by Planning Minister, Nelson Barbosa and Finance Minister Joaquim Levi, forecasts a primary deficit of R$30.5 billion, 0.5 percent of the country's GDP.

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  12. Betting Against Brazil? Get Paid To Limit Your Risk.Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... in an interview with the Brazilian magazine Vega last year, the real estate mogul was asked if he'd met with Dilma Rousseff. "No," Trump replied, "who is he?" The Times informs readers not in on the joke that Ms. Rousseff is, of course, a woman, and ...

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  13. U.N. said to summon leaders to closed-door climate change meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    ... to invite French President Francois Hollande, India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, as well as Chinese leaders, according to the people, who asked not to be identified because they were not authorized to speak ...

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  14. Four reasons not to give up on BrazilRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Reuters

    Demonstrators march in a protest against Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff at Paulista avenue in Sao Paulo March 15, 2015. REUTERS/Nacho Doce Brazil is enduring one of its most acute crises since the return of democracy in the 1980s.

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  15. Cyber sanctions report downplayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | China Daily

    ... including targeting foreign leaders, corporations and international organizations. Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and three French presidents: Francois Hollande, Jacques Chirac ...

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  16. Dilma submits US$8.2 billion deficitRead the original story

    Yesterday | Buenos Aires Herald

    The Brazilian government yesterday for the first time ever sent Congress a budget bill that forecasts a primary deficit and urged lawmakers to help fix a fiscal crisis that threatens the country's investment-grade rating. President Dilma Rousseff proposed a 2016 budget bill that forecast a primary deficit of the non-financial public sector of 30.5 billion reales , representing 0.5 percent of Gross Domestic Product .

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  17. Brazil falls deep into recessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | CNN

    Its currency is plummeting, unemployment is rising, its stock market is down 20% from a year ago and its president, Dilma Rousseff, has an 8% approval rating -- the lowest since 1992 when Brazil's president was impeached. Its economy contracted 1.9% in the second quarter compared to the first.

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  18. Rolls-Royce cooperating with Brazil corruption probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The China Post

    ... arrests of a series of Petrobras executives and political figures. The case has further weakened President Dilma Rousseff, who has not been directly implicated, but was chairwoman of Petrobras for seven years coinciding with the period of ...

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  19. UN Said to Summon Leaders to Closed-Door Climate Change MeetingRead the original story

    Monday | The Washington Post

    ... to invite French President Francois Hollande, India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, as well as Chinese leaders, according to the people, who asked not to be identified because they're not authorized to speak to ...

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  20. Rolls-Royce entangled in Brazil's corruption scandalRead the original story

    Monday | GantDaily.com

    ... Dozens of officials, including senior politicians, have been implicated in the scandal. Even President Dilma Rousseff is facing allegations of involvement. Petrobras, which accounts for about 10% of Brazil's GDP, said in April the bribery scandal ...

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