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Brazil: Rousseff Digs in as Split Brazil Opposition Ponders Her Fall

Post on August 21, 2015, 10:46 am by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

The new slogan for Dilma Rousseff might be:  “Dilma Doesn’t Dive”.  Just saying.  Despite the fact that her opponents struggle to find a way to unseat her, Brazil’s embattled President is digging in her heels. Rousseff, 67, has stepped up public appearances to trumpet her achievements and on Monday dined with senators to defuse discontent. Continue Reading…

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Santos a Microcosm of What Went Wrong in Brazil

Santos a Microcosm of What Went Wrong in Brazil

Post on August 12, 2015, 3:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

Santos has been known for more than just Pele in Brazil.  Santos Port has also been known as Brazil’s gateway to the world. Now, it’s a window into what went wrong in Latin America’s biggest economy. Exports from Santos have tumbled as demand from China sags. Companies betting on a boon as massive offshore oil Continue Reading…

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Observers See Dilma’s Reelection as Bad for Business, What Do They Know

Post on October 28, 2014, 2:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 3 Comments

Investors have been excited about the prospects of Brazil’s future for as long as anyone can remember. Brazil is the emerging economy that keeps on emerging, the country of tomorrow and it always will be. Most observers would have preferred any candidate other than Dilma Rousseff to lead the world’s fourth largest economy, but the Continue Reading…

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Brazil Seeking Windfall from EU Sanctions on Russia

Post on August 12, 2014, 1:00 pm by admin 1 Comments

As relations among Russia, the United States and the European Union deteriorate over the Ukraine crisis, there may be one unexpected winner: Brazil. Brazil, the region’s agricultural behemoth, is viewing Russia as a big market that will soon be in need of a lot of things the Brazilians, and largely the Brazilians alone, can provide. Continue Reading…

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Rousseff v. Neves, Dilma’s Got Dough

Post on August 11, 2014, 3:00 pm by admin 1 Comments

Since the end of the Brazil’s World Cup this summer, the country’s attention has turned to its upcoming presidential elections. Many Brazilians are still upset at the profligate spending associated with the World Cup and the dismal performance of the Seleção. And many of them point the finger squarely at current president, President Dilma Rousseff. Well, Continue Reading…

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Brazil’s Azul Airline Coming Home to U.S., Sort of

Brazil’s Azul Airline Coming Home to U.S., Sort of

Post on July 24, 2014, 2:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 42 Comments

JetBlue, as it’s known in the States, could soon be “kissing its cousin” at the Fort Lauderdale Airport.  FLL is contemplating getting closer to Brazil’s third-largest air carrier, Azul, a “cousin” of JetBlue, could be flying into FLL before the end of the year.  Of course, the crowd in Pompano are beside themselves in anticipation. Continue Reading…

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