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 2 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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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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