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    1. May 25, 2016

      Brazil: a lack of Temer-ity

      That wasn’t much of a honeymoon! Less than two weeks after taking office, Brazil’s new administration under acting...

    2. May 24, 2016

      Brazil finds silver-lining in Petrobras probe

      Tancredo Neves, who was elected Brazilian president in 1985 but died before taking office, once remarked that politics...

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    1. Fast FT

      May 23, 2016

      Brazil minister Jucá quits in Temer's first crisis

      The government of Brazil’s interim president Michel Temer suffered its first casualty less than two weeks after taking...

    2. May 23, 2016

      Investors labour under delusion Brazil is a quick fix

      Brazilians love telenovelas, soap operas that air every evening in prime time. President Dilma Rousseff’s recent...

    3. May 20, 2016

      New Petrobras head bans political posts

      The new head of Petrobras, the Brazilian oil company at the centre of the country’s largest corruption scandal, has...

    4. Fast FT

      May 20, 2016

      New Petrobras CEO pledges to end political appointments

      The new head of Petrobras, the Brazilian oil company at the centre of the country`s largest corruption scandal, pledged...

    5. May 18, 2016

      Brazil pins hopes on Temer’s superstars

      Alexandre de Moraes seemed to confirm sceptics’ worst fears this week about the corruption-fighting credentials — or...

    6. Fast FT

      May 17, 2016

      Petrobras gears up for bond sale

      Petrobras, the state-controlled oil company at the centre of Brazil’s vast corruption scandal, is gearing up for a...

    7. May 17, 2016

      Brazil taps veteran economist as central bank chief

      Brazil’s interim government is rallying some of the top names in business and finance to head the country’s...

    8. May 17, 2016

      Argentina says Falklands no longer main issue in UK relationship

      The Falkland Islands are no longer the dominant issue in Argentina’s relationship with the UK and should not divert...

    9. Fast FT

      May 17, 2016

      Steelmaker Gerdau's execs indicted in Brazil tax scandal

      Gerdau’s executives were among 19 people indicted by Brazilian police on Monday in connection to a vast tax evasion...

    10. May 15, 2016

      Brazil: Tales of everyday agony

      The ground floor of the office tower housing Rio de Janeiro’s state finance department is boarded up, as if girding for...

    11. May 13, 2016

      Stakes high for Brazil’s man with the money

      When Brazil’s new leader Michel Temer held his first cabinet meeting on Friday, the order in which the 23 ministers...

    12. May 13, 2016

      Demise of Brazilian leftism will reverberate across the Americas

      Dilma Rousseff was defiant. “I will resist through all legal means,” she said after the Brazilian Senate voted to begin...

    13. May 13, 2016

      Temer vows to protect Petrobras probe

      Brazil’s new leader Michel Temer on Thursday pledged that investigations into corruption at Petrobras, the state-owned...

    14. Fast FT

      May 13, 2016

      Petrobras logs third-straight quarterly loss

      Petrobras, the state-controlled oil company at the centre of Brazil’s vast corruption scandal, recorded its third...

    15. May 12, 2016

      Brazil’s Workers’ party looks set for opposition

      It felt like the final act in a long-running show. President Dilma Rousseff of Brazil may have refused to bow out as...

    16. Fast FT

      May 12, 2016

      Brazilian markets ponder life after Dilma

      So what now? That’s the question investors are confronted with on Thursday after Brazil’s Senate voted overwhelmingly...

    17. May 12, 2016

      Brazilian real weakens as impeachment rally fades

      The Brazilian real fell after a vote by the country’s Senate to impeach president Dilma Rousseff, suggesting traders’...

    18. May 12, 2016

      Brazil’s Dilma Rousseff vows to fight impeachment

      Dilma Rousseff has vowed to fight to the end after the Senate voted overwhelmingly to suspend Brazil’s president and...

    19. Fast FT

      May 12, 2016

      Defiant Dilma Rousseff calls impeachment a coup

      Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff gave a defiant speech to supporters in Brasília on Thursday, hours after being...

    20. May 12, 2016

      The triple crises that face Brazil’s new leader

      Brazil has a new president. As expected, the Senate has voted to impeach Dilma Rousseff; she now steps down while the...

    21. May 12, 2016

      Michel Temer prepares to take Brazil’s top seat from Dilma Rousseff

      Michel Temer was on the cusp of becoming Brazil’s president on Thursday after the Senate voted to impeach Dilma...

    22. Fast FT

      May 12, 2016

      Brazilian senate votes to impeach Rousseff

      The results are in. Joe Leahy in Brasilia reports that the motion to impeach Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff has...

    23. FT Photo Diary

      May 12, 2016

      Dilma Rousseff looks out from Planalto Palace

      Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff, accompanied by Chief of Staff Jaques Wagner, looks from a window at Planalto Palace...

    24. FT Photo Diary

      May 12, 2016

      Standing guard

      A guard stands watch at the Planalto presidential palace while a special session is being held in the Brazilian Senate...

    25. May 12, 2016

      What is Brazil’s president Dilma Rousseff accused of?

      After a marathon session of speeches, over 40 Brazilian senators have declared their intention to vote to impeach...

    26. May 11, 2016

      Rio’s Olympic building spree fails to enthuse

      It had been hailed as the most beautiful cycle lane in the world. Opened in January as part of Rio de Janeiro’s...

    27. FT Photo Diary

      May 10, 2016

      Landless Workers Movement protest

      Members of the Landless Workers Movement (MST) take part in a protest against the impeachment of Brazil’s President...

    28. May 10, 2016

      Sugar and coffee pushed by volatile Brazilian real

      Sugar and coffee prices are being swayed by the Brazilian real, which has been see-sawing on the uncertainty around the...

    29. beyondbrics

      May 10, 2016

      Brazil is crying out for an IMF bailout

      Brazil’s economy and politics have long been playing with fire. Now the rest of the world risks getting burnt by...

    30. Fast FT

      May 10, 2016

      Brazil rally resumes as impeachment back on track

      The rally is back on. Brazilian stocks, bonds and its currency resumed their upward march on Tuesday after the acting...

    31. May 10, 2016

      Brazil impeachment proceedings back on track against Dilma Rousseff

      A vote to impeach Brazil’s Dilma Rousseff is back on track after the acting head of the lower house reversed an earlier...

    32. Fast FT

      May 10, 2016

      Brazil impeachment vote back on track

      A vote to impeach Brazil’s Dilma Rousseff is back on track after the acting head of the country’s lower house reversed...

    33. Fast FT

      May 9, 2016

      Brazil senate to push ahead with Rousseff vote

      Brazil’s senate will push ahead with a vote on the impeachment of President Dilma Rousseff in spite of a move in the...

    34. May 9, 2016

      Brazil speaker annuls impeachment vote

      The impeachment of President Dilma Rousseff of Brazil was thrown into confusion on Monday after the acting head of the...

    35. FT Data

      May 9, 2016

      Datwatch: Dilma Rousseff's approval ratings

      The Brazilian president’s approval ratings remains near to its all-time low with just 13% of respondents across the...

    36. Fast FT

      May 9, 2016

      Brazilian real whipsaws on fresh impeachment drama

      Investors who have been going long on the Brazilian real are getting their fingers burnt on Monday. The currency,...

    37. May 9, 2016

      Brazil’s new president will have a chance to steady the ship

      In all likelihood, Brazil will shortly have a new head of state. The only reason the Senate may not initiate...

    38. May 8, 2016

      Rousseff tours Brazil in final effort to stave off impeachment

      In Brazil, transsexuals, farmers and fishermen have had one thing in common in recent weeks. They have all been...

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