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By Jay Forte, Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - President Dilma Rousseff is in New York today, where she will attend the signing ceremony of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change, and is due to return to Brazil on...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing ReporterSÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – President Dilma Rousseff of Brazil signed on Tuesday (March 1st) a legislative decree issued by the Executive increasing the participation of foreign capital in Brazilian airline companies. According to officials,...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing ReporterSÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The trip by Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff to Congress for the start of the legislative year caused commotion, as expected, on Tuesday, with part of Congressional representatives defending the President...
By Jay Forte, Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In the municipality of Maricá in Rio de Janeiro state, President Dilma Rousseff and Governor Luiz Fernando Pezão were on hand to inaugurate 2,932 homes which are benefiting more than...
By Jay Forte, Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - With the incumbent President Dilma Rousseff winning reelection in October, the Presidential Palace makes the final preparations for the inauguration ceremony to be held Thursday, January 1st in Brasília....
By George Utley, Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - With the start of the World Cup 2014 a mere three weeks away, President Dilma Rousseff today moved to alleviate concerns that the country´s airports will not cope with the...
By Maria Lopez Conde, Senior Contributing ReporterSÃO PAULO, BRAZIL - President Dilma Rousseff's government is increasing funding for the landmark Minha Casa Minha Vida (My House My Life) program by R$1 billion in 2014. The move, which will funnel...
By Stephanie Foden, Contributing ReporterBRASÍLIA, BRAZIL – Fresh allegations of U.S. spying on Brazil's top leaders emerged on Sunday. President Dilma Rousseff and top aides have had confidential communication intercepted by the United States’ National Security Agency (NSA), Rio-based...
Opinion, by Michael RoysterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In the interests of transparency, The Curmudgeon confesses that he is a practicing member of the world’s second oldest profession, one which has inspired playwrights to fits of giddiness (“the first...
Opinion, by Henry SamuelsRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - After three weeks of protests expressing discontent at government waste, Brazilians finally got a few ideas and promises from their leaders on how some public services might be improved and how...

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