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Incumbent Rousseff leads in first round of Brazil election, faces runoff – Washington Post

Fox News Incumbent Rousseff leads in first round of Brazil election, faces runoffWashington PostRIO DE JANEIRO — Brazil's president, Dilma Rousseff of the Workers Party, established a convincing lead in the first round of the country's presidential election Sunday — … Continue reading

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Brazil Gets a Choice – Wall Street Journal

NDTV Brazil Gets a ChoiceWall Street JournalThe big news in Brazil's presidential election Sunday is the rally by centrist candidate Acéio Neves to finish second. He'll now square off against incumbent President Dilma Rousseff in an Oct. 26 runoff that … Continue reading

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Rousseff favourite to win Brazil election

Poll shows Silva slipping to third place in first round Asia homepage

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No selfies: Brazil keeps phones out of vote booths

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Some of the globe's biggest users of social media, Brazilians snap selfies at the beach, at soccer matches, at the gym, in maternity wards and even inside the dens of drug-dealing gangs. Tech News Headlines … Continue reading

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Old faultlines emerge as Brazil votes

Social consensus crumbles among middle class and poor Asia homepage

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Rousseff claws back lead in Brazil poll

President wipes out Silva’s previous 9-percentage-point advantage Asia homepage

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Brazil: Investor Optimism Resting On Thinning Foundations

By Alpha Now at Thomson Reuters: By Konstantinos Venetis As we noted earlier this year, investors have been switching back into Brazilian financial assets, encouraged by the rising likelihood of a transition to policies that have a better chance of … Continue reading

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Brazil national park draws private equity

US private equity group Advent International invests in national park service provider to capitalise on growing interest in leisure activities Asia homepage

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Brazil telecoms battle heats up as Oi steps in

By Robert Hetz and Leila Abboud MADRID/PARIS (Reuters) – The battle over Brazil's telecoms market is heating up, with the country's biggest fixed-line firm Oi signaling it may make an offer for Telecom Italia's local mobile business. The move throws … Continue reading

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Brazil telecoms battle heats up as Oi steps in

By Robert Hetz and Leila Abboud MADRID/PARIS (Reuters) – The battle over Brazil's telecoms market is heating up, with the country's biggest fixed-line firm Oi signaling it may make an offer for Telecom Italia's local mobile business. The move throws … Continue reading

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