Big Government Bigger in Brazil

Big Government Bigger in Brazil

Post on May 17, 2013, 2:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

I am not part of any political party or affiliation but I do believe that big government sinks the economy and democracy of any free country. Big Governments tend to be inefficient and more controlling of citizens’ lives. In Brazil, president Dilma Rousseff added a new minister to her Cabinet on Thursday, further enlarging a federal government Continue Reading…

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New Brazilian WTO Chief Stresses Negotiation

New Brazilian WTO Chief Stresses Negotiation

Post on May 10, 2013, 3:03 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

All the elements seem to be coming together for Brazil.  World Cup, Olympics, and now the World Trade Organization.  In a history making move, Roberto Azevêdo, a career Brazilian diplomat, will take the reins at a time when the world trading system is at a crossroads.  Brazil has a chance to be the country of Continue Reading…

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Cuban Doctors Headed for Brazil Thousands of Them

Cuban Doctors Headed for Brazil, Thousands of Them

Post on May 8, 2013, 3:12 pm by the-victoria-law-group 595 Comments

They don’t speak Portuguese, they are not licensed in Brazil, and some say their training is less than stellar, however, that doesn’t seem to matter to the country of Brazil.  They need doctors, and it’s one of the few things Cuba seems to have in abundance.  So, Brazil plans to hire 6,000 Cuban doctors to Continue Reading…

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WTO Lead May Go to Brazil

WTO Lead May Go to Brazil

Post on May 7, 2013, 2:03 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

World Cup, Olympics, and now head of the World Trade Organization?  Why not.  These days, it seems like everything is happening in Brazil.  And just like in Men’s Olympic Soccer, the final contest pits Brazil vs. Mexico. Brazil’s WTO permanent representative since 2008 is up against a Mexican candidate, a former senior trade negotiator, in Continue Reading…

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Honda Going Green in Brazil

Honda Going Green in Brazil

Post on May 1, 2013, 1:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 1 Comments

Going green doesn’t have to me incurring more costs.  Here is a good example:  Honda Brazil.  Honda Automoveis do Brasil Ltda., the Honda automobile production and sales subsidiary in Brazil, recently announced plans to invest in wind power generation to be more proactive in using renewable energy to minimize the environmental footprint of its business Continue Reading…

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