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The decline in Brazilian stocks on Thursday was a reaction to an emerging bribery scandal involving the Brazilian President, Michel Temer. Having just gone through a period of intense government corruption and recession, the Brazilian economy is ...
Investigation of Brazilian president roils politics in Brasilia. French legislative elections heat up as Macron finalizes cabinet and list of candidates.
Protestors took to the streets in Brazil over the weekend to demand the resignation of Brazilian President Michel Temer. Temer and his government have been engulfed by a growing corruption scandal which has threatened to halt their agenda.
Brazilian President Michel Temer said on Monday that he'd been "naive" to hold the late-night meeting which sparked an explosive corruption scandal, but insisted he'd done nothing wrong and wouldn't resign.
But on Thursday, Brazilian stocks fell 8.8 percent in their worst day since 2008 after the O Globo newspaper reported that Brazilian President Michel Temer in March allegedly discussed bribing a witness to stay silent in a massive corruption case ...
Brazil's top prosecutor is accusing President Michel Temer of corruption and obstruction of justice, according to an investigation released by the country's supreme court on Friday.
Brazilian President Michel Temer fought back against growing calls for his resignation Friday after bombshell graft allegations left him depending on congressional allies for survival.
Brazilian President Michel Temer says he won't be resigning over allegations that he endorsed hush money payments to a former ally, denying the charges in an address on TV.
According to local media, the Federal police accuse Lula da Silva of being part of a corruption network that received bribes from automobile manufacturers in exchange for the approval of laws favorable to their businesses.
The Brazilian government source added that in 2015, under removed Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff the number of these flights totaled 15, while during 2016, under the new administration they were down to half.
Despite this, Adelson has met with Brazilian President Michel Temer to discuss the potential Rio de Janeiro casino. Adelson reportedly is concerned about infrastructure in the country and has met with tourism officials to discuss the issues.
15 de mayo de 2017, 00:16Brasilia, May 15 (Prensa Latina) Whether the United States decides that former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva can not run for the 2018 elections, it is obvious that Brazilian Justice will prevent this candidature ...
We often think of the Battle of the Atlantic primarily as the conflict fought between American and British convoys in the north Atlantic.
One year after the parliamentary coup that ousted former Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, a senator has proposed to remember that date as the "Day of Infamy.
Brazilian President Michel Temer has issued a decree that regulates the exercise of Petrobras' priority rights in acquiring operatorship of blocks in the highly ...
For example, Brazilian president is 33 years older than his spouse. The crucial difference here is that Macron is the much younger party, not his wife.
Brasilia, May 11 (IANS) Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva appeared in court where he was questioned by the country's top anti-corruption judge over graft charges, the media reported.
The second pre-salt offering featuring PSCs for unitisable acreage in the pre-salt play is part of a more pro-business agenda set up by the administration of Brazilian President Michel Temer to attract foreign and private investments to the country ...
We recently visited the Brazilian president's office in the capital and it was clear government officials were working to institute reforms as quickly as possible in order to improve the economy and save their political careers.
Moura also made accusations against former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva. She said shoe boxes filled with cash were used to pay for her services in his re-election campaign in 2006.
As for the impeachment of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, he said, "I didn't hear about that one. I don't follow Brazil.
Former Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff left office almost half a year ago. Her successor Michel Temer was left to clean up the mess.
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva's combative testimony before a federal judge this week did little to dismantle the graft case against him and improve his chances of securing a new term in office.
Ms Moura also made accusations against former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva. She said shoe boxes filled with cash were used to pay for her services in his re-election campaign in 2006.
The Borobudur temple is illuminated during celebrations for Vesak Day in Magelang, Central Java, Indonesia. Photo: Ulet Ifansasti.
(Recasts with official's comments, Eletrobras share move) By Luciano CostaSAO PAULO, May 11 (Reuters) - Brazilian President Michel Temer's government is planning a free-market reform of the power industry, a senior official said on Thursday, reversing ...
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva's combative testimony before a federal judge this week did little to dismantle the graft case against him and improve his chances of securing a new term in office.
O Globo reported that Adelson was scheduled to meet Brazilian President Michel Temer for lunch on Wednesday. Adelson's agenda reportedly also includes meetings at the Senate and two government ministries.
Things that may be legal may not be democratic, which is the case with the overthrow of Brazilian President, Dilma Rousseff, last year.
Former Brazilian President Luis Inacio Lula da Silva is expected to appear before Judge Sergio Moro on Wednesday as he faces five criminal cases against him, part of the biggest corruption probe in the country's history.
(iii) The CNPE will then propose to the Brazilian President the blocks which shall be operated by Petrobras, indicating its participation in the consortium to be formed, which may range between 30% and the percentage indicated by the latter.
Sao Paulo (AP) - A federal judge refused a request Tuesday by lawyers for ex-former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva to delay his hearing on the benefits he allegedly received from the huge kickback scheme at state-owned oil company ...
Brazilian President wants to deliver, according to Presidential aides, is that his government "has already done a lot and can do even more" once Social Security reform is approved.
Pyeongchang 2018, due to take place between February 9 and 25, will be the second Olympics in a row where the host country has been in political turmoil.
The Brazilian president sent a short message to Macron on Sunday evening, after his victory over Marine Le Pen was confirmed.
In WhatsApp conversations, a hacker threatened to drag the name of Brazilian President Michel Temer through the mud. The articles were taken down from the sites of Folha de S. Paulo and O Globo after they received subpoenas on Feb. 13.
A judge from the lower courts in conjunction with right and centre-right politicians and the Vice President of Brazil decided to oust our elected President, blaming her Labour government for the Brazilian economic crisis and fuelling a media campaign ...
Rio de Janeiro: Brazil's former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva was involved in the Petrobras' corruption scheme that is under investigation, a former senior executive of the company has said.
... underway in Brazil. Also on Thursday, Brazilian President of the Chamber of Deputies Rodrigo Maia summoned a special commission to analyze a constitutional amendment proposal that would essentially postpone Brazil's presidential election until 2020.
Rio de Janeiro, May 6 (IANS): Brazil's former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva was involved in the Petrobras' corruption scheme that is under investigation, a former senior executive of the company has said.
This week, Brazilian President Michel Temer has issued a decree that regulates the exercise of Petrobras' priority rights in acquiring operatorship of blocks in the highly prospective pre-salt province, offshore Brazil.
No immediate reason was given for Antonio Fernandes Toninho Costa's removal as president of Brazil's National Indian Foundation (FUNAI), the arms-length government agency responsible for demarcating land for indigenous people.
Unpopular Brazilian President Michel Temer has pledged to retire from politics after he leaves office. Temer also insisted in an interview aired that last night that he has not made any mistakes in office since his predecessor Dilma Rousseff was ...
Brazilian President Michel Temer has issued a decree defining the circumstances in which Brazil's state-controlled oil company Petrobras can exercise preferential rights to secure the coveted pre-salt acreage in licensing rounds that the country is ...
The odds of pension reform approval in Brazil are improving, according to Eurasia Group. But expect another four months of congressional debate.


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