Category Archives: BRICs

“What will Brazil’s role in Venezuela be with Bolsonaro’s Presidency?”

Carlos Milani, Associate Professor at the Rio de Janeiro State University’s Institute for Social and Political Studies (IESP-UERJ) “Bolsonaro”s election is very worrisome for our young democracy” Visit our website: http://www.france24.com

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Brazil’s Presidential Election….

Looks like off to Round II — October 28th — as no candidate set to receive 50 percent of the first round vote, with Brazil’s Trump fanboy securing around 45 percent of the vote. Note, Brazil’s similar gender divide in … Continue reading

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India steps up economic reform programme – FT

Arun Jaitley, India’s finance minister, talks to the FT’s South Asia bureau chief Victor Mallet about accelerating investment in the country, especially in rural areas. For more video content from the Financial Times, visit http://www.FT.com/video (click here if video is … Continue reading

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Anti-government protests hit Brazil – FT

More than a million protesters took to Brazil’s streets on Sunday to call for the impeachment of President Dilma Rousseff over an alleged multibillion dollar corruption scandal at state oil company Petrobras, reports Samantha Pearson. Read the global perspective on … Continue reading

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Petrobras corruption scandal rocks Brazil – FT

Petrobras is at the centre of the biggest corruption scandal in Brazil’s history. The FT’s Samantha Pearson reports on how Brazilians are reacting to the crisis at the oil company and what the scandal reveals about the country’s efforts to … Continue reading

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India economic growth in 90 seconds – FT

India’s finance ministry has issued its annual economic survey that says the economy could grow by more than 8% in the next year. The FT’s south Asia bureau chief Victor Mallet explains the reasons for optimism and the challenges ahead. … Continue reading

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India’s economic reforms gather pace – FT

Jayant Sinha, India’s minister of state for finance, talks to the FT about the government’s reform programme and the country’s push to improve its manufacturing sector. For more video content from the Financial Times, visit http://www.FT.com/video (click here if video … Continue reading

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Russian Economy in Crisis: Will We See Contagion? – Bloomberg

Dec. 31 –- Georgetown University School of Foreign Service Professor Angela Stent and West Shore Funds Chief Global Strategist James Rickards discuss Russian President Vladimir Putin and investing in Russia. — Subscribe to Bloomberg on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/Bloomberg (click here if … Continue reading

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Putin wrestles with rouble tumble – FT

The rouble has moved almost 20 per cent in half a day. Lex’s Joseph Cotterill talks to Neil Buckley, eastern Europe editor, about the choices facing Russia’s President Vladimir Putin and the implications for the Russian economy. Read the global … Continue reading

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China growth slowest since global crisis – FT

China’s economy grew last quarter at its slowest pace since the depths of the global financial crisis, raising concerns over global growth prospects. The FT’s Gabriel Wildau in Shanghai reports. For more video content from the Financial Times, visit http://www.FT.com/videoContinue reading

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