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Brazil Seeking Windfall from EU Sanctions on Russia

Post on August 12, 2014, 1:00 pm by admin 4 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 2 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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American Going Direct From Miami to Campinas

Post on August 7, 2014, 1:00 pm by admin 8 Comments

The residual impact of hosting the 2014 World Cup in Brazil remain to be seen. But in one respect, there seems to have been a measurable economic bump: Travel to Brazil. Whether for business or pleasure, the world has now seen Brazil in a way it hadn’t before. And what they’ve seen so far leads Continue Reading…

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