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By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Former finance minister of Brazil, Guido Mantega said on Thursday that the statements made by former CEO Marcelo Odebrecht that the Rousseff-Temer ticket received illicit campaign contributions were a ‘piece...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – On Thursday morning (September 22nd), the 34th phase of the Lava Jato (Car Wash) investigation was put into action, with 180 police officers handing out 33 search warrants and eight...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – President Dilma Rousseff’s narrow victory in last Sunday’s presidential elections has reduced the hopes of economic analysts that in the next four years the government will produce the economic policy...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Brazil’s stock market (Bovespa) tumbled on Monday, as the financial market reacted negatively to the re-election of incumbent president Dilma Rousseff on Sunday, falling by as much as 6.18 percent...
By William Jones, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The finance minister in Brazil, Guido Mantega, confirmed that the government is preparing a new stimulus package for the automotive industry as the sector continues to face job cuts and...
By William Jones, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – On the day before Carnival 2014 officially kicks off, the Brazil received good news: the country's economy officially grew by 2.3 percent in 2013. This is according to figures from...
By William Jones, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The Brazilian Ministry of Finance has announced that they will cut R$44 billion (US$18.5 billion) from the 2014 budget in a strategy meant to regain market confidence through a tighter...
By Doug Gray, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - It has been a volatile 2013 so far for Brazil’s currency, and indeed for Latin America’s largest economy as a whole. Last week, however, the susceptibility of the real...
By Matthew Elliott, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The volume of retail sales in the country grew by 1.9 percent in July in the strongest national return since January 2012, according to data disclosed Thursday by the Brazilian...
By Lisa Flueckiger, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The Ministry for Planning, Budget and Management has announced its draft budget for 2014, which previews a 6.64 percent increase in Brazil's minimum wage. This adjusts the salary to this...
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