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By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The government of Brazil announced this week its National Export Plan (PNE) with the objective of increasing Brazilian exports to help the country’s ailing economy. According to Brazilian President Dilma...
By Maria Lopez Conde, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL - Brazilian activist Ana Paula Maciel, who was jailed by Russian authorities in September, has been freed from a prison in Saint Petersburg after Greenpeace posted a R$140,000 bail for...
By Maria Lopez Conde, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL - A delegation of Brazilian businessmen and ministers headed by the vice president Michel Temer are visiting China in an effort to strengthen relations between the two countries. It is...
By Maria Lopez Conde, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL - The new United States Ambassador to Brazil, Liliana Ayalde, arrived in Brasília on September 16th. Her appointment follows the departure of her predecessor Thomas Shannon and comes at tense...
By Maria Lopez Conde, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL - In her opening speech at the United Nation's General Assembly in New York on Tuesday, President Dilma Rousseff, as expected, took the opportunity to criticize the United States' spying...
By Ben Tavener, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The Vice President of the United States, Joe Biden, is in Brazil this week, as part of a South American tour which also includes a visit to Colombia. The Vice...
By Ben Tavener, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The United States has informed the Brazilian Ministry of Foreign Affairs that the current U.S. Ambassador to Brazil, Thomas A. Shannon, will end his rotation in the country later this...
By Lucy Jordan, Senior Contributing Reporter BRASÍLIA, BRAZIL - As the conflict between Israel and Palestine continues to escalate, Brazil condemned the bloodshed, expressing deep regret for both parties' loss of life on behalf of Mercosur. A statement released by...
By Lucy Jordan, Contributing Reporter BRASÍLIA, BRAZIL – Brazil's Foreign Ministry on Friday removed nearly all its diplomats from the Brazilian embassy in Syria because of heavy fighting in Damascus. Itamaraty (the Brazilian Foreign Ministry) said in a statement...
By Ben Tavener, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has made fewer official overseas trips in her first year in office than her predecessor, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, did in the first year...
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