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 7 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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Dilma and Brazil: An International Circus Which is Fun To Watch…From the Safe Distance of Your Couch

Post on April 7, 2015, 12:18 pm by the-victoria-law-group 5 Comments

To say that Dilma Rousseff is an unpopular politician in her own country might just be the understatement of the year.  SHE is less than three months into her second term, but already most Brazilians want to see her go. Grappling with a sickly economy and a hydra-heated corruption scandal at Petrobras — the state-controlled Continue Reading…

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Dilma's Reelection

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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