Brazil is suffering from recession and scandal

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/bff9828e-ef28-11e4-87dc-00144feab7de.html#ixzz3ZCNaZgaN May 4, 2015 4:56 pm Brazil is suffering from recession and scandal President Rousseff’s new economic pragmatism faces a gruelling test FT View ©Reuters Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff is coming under increasing pressure In a world of near-zero interest rates, how about this? Last week, Brazil’s central bank increased […]

OTC Distinguished Achievement Award recognizes Petrobras’ pre-salt development for their successful implementation of ultra-deepwater solutions and setting new water depth records.

OTC Names 2015 Distinguished Achievement Award Recipients   Winners to Be Honored 3 May at Annual OTC Dinner Houston, Texas, USA (2 February 2015) – The 2015 Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) will kick off on Sunday, 3 May in Houston with the Annual OTC Dinner to honor the […]

Venezuela’s Allies Break Oil Habit

Venezuela’s Allies Break Oil Habit As Caracas cuts back on subsidies to Caribbean nations, recipients are turning to renewable energy The Amaya wind farm, Nicaragua’s largest, harnesses steady, strong winds that sweep across Lake Nicaragua. PHOTO: JOHN OTIS/THE WALL STREET JOURNAL By JOHN OTIS and KEJAL VYAS/WSJ May 1, 2015 11:21 […]

Prosecutors in Brazil investigate Lula for alleged influence peddling

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/3ae4c710-f23a-11e4-892a-00144feab7de.html#ixzz3ZAx24fRc May 4, 2015 10:49 am Prosecutors in Brazil investigate Lula for alleged influence peddling Samantha Pearson in São Paulo/FT ©AFP Former Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva Brazil’s federal prosecutors have opened a preliminary investigation into the country’s wildly popular former leader Luiz Inácio Lula da […]