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  • 27/10/2014 | Argentina

    Scioli: Dilma, Vázquez victories are answer to those who want change

    Governor of Buenos Aires Daniel Scioli today paid tribute to Brazil president Dilma Rousseff and Tabaré Vázquez of Uruguay, stating that the pair's election wins showed that the opposition were wrong to demand change in South American politics.

  • 27/10/2014 | Argentina

    CFK, Dilma to hold bilateral summit in November

    The re-elected President of Brazil Dilma Rousseff has called President Cristina Fernández to thank her Argentine counterpart for her message of congratulations as well as organising a bilateral meeting in Australia during the G20 summit.

  • 28/11/2012 | Argentina

    CFK: 'We will keep on paying our debt obligations'

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner today assured the government will pay all its financial obligations to bond holders who joined the 2005 and 2010 debt swaps, during a speech to close the annual UIA Industrial Union conference.

  • 25/04/2013 | Argentina

    CFK, Rousseff offer joint press conference, discuss Vale mining project

    Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff assured during a joint conference with President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner that she was certain the Vale mining company “would find a way to reach an agreement with the Argentine authorities.”

  • 26/10/2014 | Argentina

    Cristina salutes Dilma victory via Twitter

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner today paid tribute to her Brazilian counterpart Dilma Rousseff, as the Workers Party candidate saw off the challenge of Aecio Neves to secure a second term at the head of Argentina's neighbouring nation.

  • 13/05/2011 | Argentina

    Gov't makes official complaint against Brazil's trade barriers

    A deepened dispute between Argentina and Brazil continued today when the Industry Ministry made an official complaint about the nontariff trade barriers Dilma Rousseff’s administration placed on imported cars; which include Argentine cars, in a strongly worded six-sided letter.

  • 29/07/2011 | Argentina

    'Argentina didn't have an Embassy in the house of its main partner'

    Argentine President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner and her Brazilian counterpart Dilma Rousseff inaugurated the new Argentine Embassy in the Brazilian Capital. Former Brazilian President, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva was also present during the rally. Earlier, they stressed the need of expanding the commercial integration between the two nations.

  • 16/08/2011 | Argentina

    Rousseff congratulates CFK on Primary win

    President of Brazil, Dilma Rousseff, congratulated President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner today, following the results of the primary elections on Sunday in which she led by over 50 points. According to official sources the pair are to hold a meeting prior to the G-20 summit.

  • 18/10/2011 | World

    Brazil's sports minister under pressure to quit

    Brazil's sports minister came under growing pressure to resign today as more evidence emerged of wrongdoing at his ministry in a corruption scandal that raises doubts abpit preparations for the next World Cup.

  • 09/04/2012 | World

    Secretary Clinton promotes cooperation with Brazil during Rousseff’s visit

    Calling Brazil an "inspiring success story" secretary of State Hillary Clinton said today that relations with Brazil must continue to mature so that the two democratic powers can promote economic and political stability around the world.

  • 19/04/2016 | Latin America

    Rousseff warns her ousting would 'destabilize' Brazil

    Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff discussed with correspondents of the international press Sunday’s parliamentary vote to open impeachment proceedings against her, accusing the opposition sectors in that country of lying to society.

  • 30/03/2016 | Latin America

    Dilma says impeachment effort 'coup'

    Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff called current efforts to impeach her in Congress a "coup" and said she would continue to fight for social programs despite an ongoing recession.

  • 15/04/2016 | Latin America

    Brazil's lower house opens Rousseff's impeachment debate

    Brazil's lower house today opened a three-day debate on whether to impeach President Dilma Rousseff on charges of manipulating budget accounts, after the government lost a last-ditch appeal before the Supreme Court to halt the process.

  • 17/04/2016 | Latin America

    Brazil Congress votes on Dilma's impeachment

    Brazil's lower house of Congress will decide whether to recommend impeaching President Dilma Rousseff on charges of manipulating budgetary accounts, in a vote that could hasten the end of 13 years of leftist Workers Party rule.

  • 17/03/2016 | Latin America

    Protests mark Brazil's Lula swearing-in, judge tries to block appointment

    Former leader Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva was sworn in as President Dilma Rousseff's chief of staff on Thursday amid a deepening crisis in Brazil as protests against his appointment continued for a second day and a judge sought to block the move.

  • 18/03/2016 | Latin America

    Impeachment session starts in Brazil, police disperse protest

    Brazilian riot police fired water cannon and tear gas to disperse anti-government protesters in central Sao Paulo, while in Congress opponents of President Dilma Rousseff started the clock ticking on impeachments sessions.

  • 18/03/2016 | Latin America

    In open letter, Lula demands 'justice' and denounces 'unjustified violence'

    Former president of Brazil Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva today released an open letter calling for “justice” as he affirmed he is the victim of “unjustified acts of violence.”

  • 04/03/2016 | Latin America

    Lula says police questioning shows disrespect for Brazil democracy

    Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva said on Friday a police operation searching his home and bringing him in for questioning showed disrespect for democracy, creating a media circus instead of a serious investigation.

  • 05/03/2016 | Latin America

    Dilma visits Lula after leader's questioning in Petrobras probe

    Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff visited her predecessor in the government following his detention and questioning on Friday as part of a colossal graft inquiry into the state-run company Petrobras.

  • 02/10/2015 | Latin America

    Brazil's Rousseff axes 8 ministries as adjustment continues

    Brazil's beleaguered President Dilma Rousseff shrank her cabinet and reshuffled ministers to bolster alliances within her coalition government and lessen the risk of impeachment sought by opponents.

  • 21/05/2015 | Latin America

    Brazil's economy hit by recession, unemployment

    Economic activity in Brazil tumbled in the first quarter and unemployment climbed to a near four-year high, adding to signs of a painful recession that could worsen as Rousseff clamps down on spending.

  • 19/11/2014 | Latin America

    Two admit Petrobras bribes

    Two Brazilian executives admitted yesterday to paying multi-million dollar bribes to a former director of Petrobras and a money launderer with the intention of securing contracts with the state-oil company.

  • 15/03/2015 | Latin America

    Over 1 million Brazilians protest Rousseff, economy, corruption

    Over one million demonstrators marched in cities and towns across Brazil to protest a sluggish economy, rising prices and corruption - and to call for the impeachment of leftist President Dilma Rousseff. SEE PHOTO GALLERY.

  • 22/10/2014 | Latin America

    Brazil's Rousseff pulls ahead of Neves before runoff

    Dilma Rousseff pulled ahead again in a new poll ahead of Brazil's presidential election and she appears to be the favourite to win Sunday's runoff although the vote is still too close to call.

  • 25/10/2014 | Latin America

    Brazilian candidates Rousseff, Neves face off in final TV debate

    In a final television debate of a bitter campaign, leftist President Dilma Rousseff and pro-business opposition candidate Aecio Neves sparred over who was best suited to restore growth to a stagnant economy, fight inflation, bring down rents and deal with open sewers in Brazilian cities.

  • 26/10/2014 | Latin America

    Rousseff seals re-election with victory over Neves

    Brazil's leftist President Dilma Rousseff has narrowly won re-election after convincing voters that her party's strong record of reducing poverty over the last 12 years was more important than a recent economic slump.

  • 06/07/2013 | Latin America

    Brazil's Rousseff denies plans for post-protest Cabinet shakeup

    Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff firmly denied any plans to shake up her Cabinet, following the country's largest protests in 20 years.

  • 12/09/2013 | Latin America

    Brazil's Rousseff targets internet companies after NSA spying

    President Dilma Rousseff is pushing new legislation that would seek to force Google, Facebook and other internet companies to store locally gathered data inside Brazil.

  • 27/08/2014 | Latin America

    Brazil holds TV presidential election debate

    A surging Marina Silva took Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff to task in an election debate where she touted her government's achievements in improving social conditions and defending wages in the midst of global economic crisis.

  • 25/06/2013 | Latin America

    Rousseff's referendum plan runs into trouble

    Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff's bid to defuse a sudden outburst of national discontent by proposing a referendum on political reforms ran into stiff opposition from politicians and lawyers who questioned its legality.

  • 29/06/2013 | Latin America

    Rousseff's popularity plummets in wake of Brazil protests

    President Dilma Rousseff's approval rating sank by 27 percentage points in the last three weeks, a poll showed today in the strongest evidence yet that the recent wave of street protests sweeping Brazil poses a serious threat to her likely re-election bid next year.

  • 02/07/2013 | Latin America

    Brazil's Rousseff pushes political reform to quell discontent

    President Dilma Rousseff sent Congress reform proposals intended to make Brazilian politics more representative in a bid to recoup popularity she lost in a wave of angry protests against the country's political establishment.

  • 20/03/2013 | Latin America

    Dilma meets Pope Francis, renews invitation of Rio's World Youth Day

    In the second meeting Pope Francis holds with a head of state, the pontiff received Brazilian President Dilma Roussef. After a 30-minute meeting, the South American leader affirmed the pontiff is “excited” about the possibility of visiting Brazil.

  • 23/03/2013 | Latin America

    Pope Francis to meet President Dilma Rousseff in Brasilia

    As part of an official tour to Brazil where he will be visiting Rio de Janeiro to attend the celebrations marking the 2013 World Youth Day, Pope Francis is expected to hold a meeting with Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff in Brasilia.

  • 26/04/2013 | Latin America

    Dialogue is the 'best way to find solutions', Dilma, CFK agree

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner and her Brazilian counterpart Dilma Rousseff agreed on strengthening bilateral integration that trade restrictions by Buenos Aires and the conflict involving Brazil's Vale mining giant have hindered over the past months.

  • 28/01/2013 | Latin America

    Brazil's Rousseff announces three-day mourning

    Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff announced an all-nation three-day mourning following a night club tragedy in south Brazil’s Santa María that killed over 230 people.

  • 29/01/2013 | Latin America

    Brazilian cities crack down on nightclubs after deadly fire

    Cities across Brazil are beginning to crack down on nightclubs to ensure they comply with fire regulations following a weekend blaze that killed 234 people at a club in the southern university town of Santa Maria.

  • 16/03/2013 | Latin America

    Dilma changes agenda to attend Francis' inauguration mass

    The President of Brazil Dilma Rousseff has outlined changes in her government agenda in order to attend the inauguration mass of Francis’ papacy next Tuesday.

  • 25/09/2012 | Latin America

    Brazil's Rousseff bashes world CBs, fiscal policies at UN

    Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff said that orthodox fiscal policy was making economic crises worse in rich nations.

  • 07/12/2012 | Latin America

    CFK holds bilateral meeting with Dilma Rousseff in Brasilia

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner held a bilateral meeting with her Brazilian counterpart, Dilma Rousseff, after participating in the Mercosur Summit held this morning in Brasilia.

  • 28/12/2012 | Latin America

    Brazil's Rousseff, cancer survivor, pronounced healthy

    Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, who survived lymphoma cancer in 2009, was pronounced healthy by doctors after a routine exam.

  • 16/03/2012 | Latin America

    Rousseff denies remarks on Argentina’s economy

    The Brazilian Government House issued a statement denying President Dilma Roussef’s remarks on the Argentine inflation. Her input on the country’s inflation rate caused diplomatic discomfort yesterday when several national and international media vehicles ran stories on the alleged remarks.

  • 09/04/2012 | Latin America

    Brazil complains to Obama about monetary policies in developed nations

    Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff said today that she raised concerns in a meeting with US President Barack Obama over the impact of the rich world's expansionary monetary policies on developing countries such as Brazil.

  • 25/05/2012 | Latin America

    Brazil's Rousseff vetoes key clauses of land law

    Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff vetoed divisive elements of a new law that relaxes the forest cover farmers must preserve on their land, taking a stand against the agricultural lobby that pushed a more lenient version through Congress.

  • 26/10/2011 | Latin America

    Brazil sports minister quits over graft

    Brazil's sports minister resigned over a corruption scandal, the country's GloboNews television station said, reviving concern over President Dilma Rousseff's unstable ruling coalition and the country's lagging preparations for the 2014 World Cup.

  • 27/10/2011 | Latin America

    Brazil picks new sports minister after graft scandal

    Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff appointed a member of the Communist Party as the country's new sports minister today, a day after the previous minister quit in a corruption scandal.

  • 28/12/2011 | Latin America

    Chávez, Piñera, Rousseff, among first leaders to call CFK

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner thanked all those who demontrated solidarity and well wishes," while addressing the nation for the first time since it was announced that she will undergo surgery to remove a thyroid carcinoma, She confirmed Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez was the first regional leader to call her and offer her support.

  • 14/09/2011 | Latin America

    Brazil tourism minister quits, fifth this year

    Brazil's tourism minister resigned over allegations of ethics violations, the office of the vice-president said, becoming the fifth minister to leave President Dilma Rousseff's government this year.

  • 17/10/2011 | Latin America

    Brazil´s Rousseff gov’t rattled by yet another minister scandal

    Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff faces another corruption scandal in her cabinet over accusations the sports minister took kickbacks, raising questions about the country's credentials to host the World Cup and Olympics.

  • 22/10/2011 | Latin America

    Brazil sports minister faces fresh allegations

    Brazilian media reported more corruption allegations against the country's embattled sports minister, raising the pressure on him to quit a day after he received the backing of President Dilma Rousseff.

  • 17/08/2011 | Latin America

    Brazil's president may not run again in 2014, says minister

    Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has not yet decided whether she or her predecessor, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, will be her party's candidate in the next election in 2014, a leading minister said in an interview published today.

  • 17/08/2011 | Latin America

    Brazil agriculture minister resigns, fourth to go from Rousseff 's cabinet

    Brazil's agriculture minister resigned in the wake of corruption allegations involving his top advisers, the fourth minister to quit in the seven-month-old administration of President Dilma Rousseff.

  • 24/08/2011 | Latin America

    Brazil minister lashes out, crisis continues

    A Brazilian minister accused his own party of trying to destroy him and said he might not have enough support to continue in his job, raising the odds of yet another high-level departure from President Dilma Rousseff's beleaguered governmen

  • 15/07/2011 | Latin America

    Brazil’s Rousseff launches plan to boost and protect national industry

    Brazil’s president Dilma Rousseff announced last night the launching of a new plan aimed to boost and protect against international competition Brazilian pungent industry. The plan, according to Brazil’s mandate, is aimed towards the increase of local production and battles foreign protectionism.

  • 18/07/2011 | Latin America

    Brazil president to reduce ethanol mix to fight inflation

    Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff has decided to reduce the amount of ethanol mixed into domestic gasoline as part of her efforts to combat inflation, a government source told Reuters on Monday.

  • 09/08/2011 | Latin America

    Corruption scandal rattles Brazil's Rousseff gov’t

    Brazilian police have arrested 38 people in three states related to the nation's Tourism Ministry on allegations of corruption. Among the detainees is the ministry's second in command, Frederico Silva da Costa and former Embratur president, Mario Moises.

  • 01/07/2011 | Latin America

    Brazil’s dictatorship controversy build ups

    Controversy over Brazil’s dictatorship got fueled today. Jurists and Brazilian human rights organizations demanded the government comply with the ruling of the Inter-American Commission of Human rights which ordered to investigate and judge the crimes committed by Brazil’s dictatorship.

  • 04/07/2011 | Latin America

    Brazil's Rousseff faces political turmoil

    A new corruption scandal and a top minister's remark that he is surrounded by "idiots" have further strained President Dilma Rousseff's ruling coalition and cast more doubts on her frozen legislative agenda.

  • 08/07/2011 | Latin America

    Brazil-Venezuela: Rousseff offers Chávez medical help

    Brazilian President Dilma Roussef offered today Venezuela president Hugo Chávez her support over the mandate’s battle against cancer. According to the Presidential House press Secretary, Rousseff expressed her sentiments during a phone call conversation held this morning.

  • 09/06/2011 | Latin America

    Lula: Brazil’s Dilma had the authority and acted at the right time

    Upon commenting about the resignation of Brazilian chief of staff Antonio Palocci, in the midst of a political crisis that has shaken Brazil in the past few days, former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, said that Dilma “had the authority to fire the chief of staff and acted at the right time.”

  • 09/06/2011 | Latin America

    Humala: 'Peru's economy is rock solid'

    The newly elected Peruvian president said, during an interview for Venezuelan channel Telesur that the Peru’s economy is to “stay rock solid.”

  • 15/06/2011 | Latin America

    Brazil: Worker’s Party pushes for dictatorship files' opening, Rousseff steps back

    Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff’s Worker’s Party has reiterated its opposition asking the secret files from Brazil’s bloody dictatorship to be opened.

  • 02/06/2011 | Latin America

    Rousseff launches ambitious plan to eliminate poverty

    President Dilma Rousseff launched an ambitious plan today to eliminate dire poverty in Brazil within four years by lifting more than 16 million people from conditions of "misery."

  • 07/06/2011 | Latin America

    Brazil prosecutor won't investigate Dilma’s chief of staff

    Brazil's federal prosecutor shelved an investigation into the finances of President Dilma Rousseff's chief of staff, saying there was no evidence of wrongdoing.

  • 08/06/2011 | Latin America

    Brazil has new chief of staff; markets react

    As the political scene and markets recover from the resignation of Dilma’s government top official Antonio Palocci yesterday, new chief of staff, Gleisi Hoffmann is appointed starting a fresh chapter in the Rouseff’s government, reacted by a slight depreciation of the Brazilian currency.

  • 19/03/2011 | Latin America

    Obama gives modest backing for Brazil's UN ambition

    US President Barack Obama heralded Brazil's "extraordinary" rise on the world stage but stopped short of backing its bid for a permanent seat on the United Nations Security Council. Obama said his visit was a historic opportunity to strengthen US ties with the region's largest economy.

  • 09/05/2011 | Latin America

    Brazil's Rousseff: 'We rank seven in the world’s economy thanks to our efforts'

    Dilma Rousseff said today that Brazil is the seventh economy in the World and announced that the government is to finance scholarships abroad. “We are the world’s seventh economy and this is due to the effort and sweat of those who made this country grows,” she claimed.

  • 20/05/2011 | Latin America

    Dilma Rousseff’s chief of staff under investigation

    Brazil's federal public prosecutor asked President Dilma Rousseff's chief of staff Antonio Palocci to provide further details on contracts he won as a consultant before taking office in January, amid mounting accusations of influence-peddling by the opposition.

  • 01/02/2011 | Latin America

    Rousseff supporters to lead Brazil Congress

    Two allies of President Dilma Rousseff won leadership posts in Brazil's Congress, but both are seen as defenders of the status quo and unlikely to support reforms to boost business competitiveness.

  • 22/02/2011 | Latin America

    'Governments should try to co-exist with press criticism,' Rousseff says

    Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff declared last night that governments should “try to co-exist” with criticism given by the press in wanting to show a “strong commitment” to the democratic system.

  • 17/03/2011 | Latin America

    'Brazil could be an important partner for the US,' Rousseff says

    Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff said that Barak Obama's visit this weekend strongly consolidates the perception that Brazil “could be an important partner” for the United States, during a press interview.

  • 17/04/2016 | Multimedia

    Divided Brazilians rally

    Pro- and anti-impeachment protesters gathered in various parts of the capital of the country to make their way to the grassy esplanade in front of the Brazilian Congress. View photo gallery.

  • 06/03/2013 | Economy

    Brazil’s inflation seen slowing, industry likely jumped

    Brazil’s monthly inflation rate pr-obably slowed in February due to lower food costs and a government-sponsored cut in electricity rates, giving policymakers some breathing room as they try to boost economic growth and keep prices under control.

  • 10/07/2014 | In Depth - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil

    Dilma hoped to crush Argentina in third-place match

    After Brazil’s humiliating 7 to 1 defeat before Germany, President Dilma Rousseff was hoping to relieve some of the pain by crushing Argentina in a third-place match, the founder of the International Medical Assistance company, Edson Bueno, revealed after a meeting with the head of State.

  • 13/07/2014 | In Depth - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil

    Dilma thanks Brazil for bringing 'joy' to people

    After Brazil’s humiliating 7 to 1 defeat against Germany and a day after a new heavy loss in third-place match against the Netherlands, President Rousseff thanked the national team for bringing joy to the people. “You are bigger than any result,” she said.

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