Individual Brazilians Paying Back Their Debt

Individual Brazilians Paying Back Their Debt

Post on July 31, 2013, 2:09 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

Who is the nation of deadbeats?  Apparently, the Brazilians are less so these days.  The ability of the people to repay their debt is always concomitant with the country’s economic ability to grow.  Brazil was not doing so well in this task. But there is a light at the end of the tunnel.  Loan delinquencies Continue Reading…

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Eike Batista Down, But Far From Broke

Eike Batista Down, But Far From Broke

Post on July 29, 2013, 3:08 pm by the-victoria-law-group 12 Comments

A year ago, Eike Batista was the world’s 8th richest man, worth $34.5 billion, thanks to his EBX holding company and the six companies under its umbrella, which all deal with natural resources and logistics. Thanks to an overall market slowdown, Brazil’s resource industry has suffered, and his companies lost an overall $10 billion in Continue Reading…

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Brazil Preparing to Receive the Pope

Brazil Preparing to Receive the Pope

Post on July 23, 2013, 12:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

Brazilians haven’t been this excited about a visit from an Argentine since Evita paid an official state visit way back when!  Since taking the helm of the world’s biggest church in March, Pope Francis has waded into massive crowds with minimal protection to hug children and wash the feet of the faithful. He has surrounded Continue Reading…

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Dilma Don’t, According to Brazilians

Dilma Don’t, According to Brazilians

Post on July 17, 2013, 3:06 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

The honeymoon is clearly over, and the seven year itch has been condensed in anticipation of Brazil’s international fiesta of football.  The personal popularity of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has suffered another hit after massive protests swept Brazil last month, according to a new poll released on Tuesday.  The good news is, she’s not Morsi. Continue Reading…

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Brazil Wants Answers from U.S. About Spying

Brazil Wants Answers from U.S. About Spying

Post on July 10, 2013, 5:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

Brazil has requested clarifications from the US government about reports that its intelligence agencies monitored millions of emails and phone calls from Brazilian citizens. Read BBC News Latin America & Caribbean article here: http://bbc.in/12daRp9 – Presented by Miami International Business Attorney  

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