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Dilma Rousseff

Dilma Vana Rousseff (born December 14, 1947) is the 36th and current President of Brazil. She is the first woman to hold the office. Prior to that, in 2005, she also was the first woman to become Chief of Staff of Brazil, appointed by then President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva.
The daughter of a Bulgarian immigrant father and a schoolteacher mother, Rousseff was raised in an upper middle class household in Belo Horizonte.
After her release, Rousseff rebuilt her life in Porto Alegre with Carlos Araújo, who would be her partner for 30 years. Both helped found the Democratic Labour Party (PDT) in Rio Grande do Sul, participating in several of the party's electoral campaigns. She became the Secretary of the Treasury of Porto Alegre in the Alceu Collares administration, and later the Secretary of Energy of Rio Grande do Sul under both Collares and ... » Read more on Wikipedia.org

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Rousseff hits back at Petrobras criticism
2014-04-14
Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff lashed out at critics of her government's management of Petrobras for the first time on Monday, saying the state-owned oil company was the target of a malicious political campaign. Ms Rousseff said Petrobras, which ...
(Financial Times)
  1. 'Nothing Will Destroy Petrobras', Brazil's Pres Dilma Says
  2. Brazil: Pres Rousseff Defends Petrobras, Says Accusations Politically Motivated
  3. Rousseff defends Petrobras against critics

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Pressure mounts on Brazil's Rousseff over Petrobras allegations
2014-04-13
Brazil's ruling coalition, led by President Dilma Rousseff's Workers' party, is fighting opposition attempts to widen police and regulatory investigations into allegations of corruption at Petrobras into a full-blown congressional inquiry. Ms Rousseff ...
(Financial Times)
  1. Brazil probes Texas refinery, has bigger problems at home

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Dilma Rousseff: Brazil will be ready to host 2014 World Cup
2014-04-10
SAO PAULO -- FIFA President Sepp Blatter says he has been ''reassured'' by Brazil's president that the country will be ready to host the World Cup. Blatter said in a statement he had ''another very positive phone conversation'' with Dilma Rousseff on ...
(FOXSports.com)
  1. Talks between President Dilma Rousseff and FIFA President Blatter
  2. Brazil will stage best World Cup, Blatter tells Rousseff
  3. Brazil president to Blatter: Country will be ready

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CARDOSO APUESTA A CAIDA DE POPULARIDAD DE DILMA ROUSSEFF
2014-04-10
El expresidente brasileño Fernando Henrique Cardoso declaró que la mandataria Dilma Rousseff continuará perdiendo popularidad en las encuestas de opinión pública, y no podrá ser reelecta en los comicios de octubre. El líder del opositor Partido de la ...
(Terra Argentina)
  1. Brasil: Cardoso apuesta por una derrota de Dilma en las elecciones

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Ex-presidente Lula da Silva afasta recandidatura presidencial e apoia Dilma
2014-04-09
O ex-Presidente brasileiro Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva afastou na terça-feira a posibilidade de ser candidato presidencial e manifestou o seu apoio à reeleição de Dilma Rousseff, ao mesmo tempo que defendeu o investimento no Mundial de futebol. Mundo.
(Notícias ao Minuto)
  1. Lula nega candidatura e reafirma Dilma como nome do PT para eleição
  2. Lula desafia Dilma a dizer como vai melhorar a economia
  3. Lula nega candidatura e reafirma apoio a Dilma

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Lula ratifica su apoyo a Dilma Rousseff para elección presidencial
2014-04-08
... ustedes contribuyeran a terminar con ese rumor. Dilma es mi candidata", dijo Lula en referencia a la actual presidenta que busca la reelección, Dilma Rousseff, antes de que se hicieran las primeras preguntas en un evento transmitido en vivo por ...
(Excélsior)
  1. Brasil.- Lula: "Yo no soy candidato; Mi candidata es Dilma"
  2. Lula asegura que no se presentará a las elecciones y que Rousseff es su ...
  3. Lula descarta competir contra Rousseff por la Presidencia de Brasil

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Dilma's Fading Fortunes Boost Brazil's Stock Market
2014-04-08
News today that Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff lost ground in yet another poll has added to speculation that she will struggle to win the presidential election slated for October. Her misfortunes, however, fuel gains for the Bovespa Index. Brazil's ...
(Barron's (blog))
  1. EMERGING MARKETS-Brazil markets rally as Rousseff slips in poll

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Dilma Rousseff R$ libera 1,5 bilhão para municípios
2014-04-08
O governo liberou, nesta terça-feira, 8, R$ 1,5 bilhão de ajuda financeira para custeio dos municípios. É a segunda parcela de um total de R$ 3 bilhões prometidos pela presidenta Dilma Rousseff durante a Marcha dos Prefeitos, em julho do ano passado.
(O POVO Online)

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    Dilma Rousseff invita a Bachelet al debut de Chile en el Mundial
    2014-04-08
    Según revela El Mercurio, la invitación vino desde la presidenta brasileña Dilma Rousseff. El actual embajador de Chile en ese país, Jaime Gazmuri afirmó que "Me parece un gesto de amistad muy grande e importante, que se acompaña con una serie de ...
    (Publimetro Chile)
    1. El Mundial ya es un problema para Rousseff

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