Tag Archives: Fernando Haddad

Dollar edges up as China loosens policy, yuan eases

10 October, 2018 8:06 am 8:06 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – The dollar edged higher on Monday as China followed an easing in domestic policy by allowing its yuan to fall, though the drop was not as sharp as some had feared. Moves were limited by a lack of liquidity with Japan on holiday and the US bond market on a break. A … Read More

Brazil’s Bolsonaro says he will not accept election result if he lose...

09 September, 2018 9:27 am 9:27 am

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Far-right presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro, a former Army officer who admires Brazil’s 1964-1985 military dictatorship, said that he will not accept the result of next month’s election if he loses. Bolsonaro, a lawmaker whose running mate is a retired general, is leading the race for the Oct. 7 vote, but opinion polls … Read More

Ex-mayor to be Brazil presidential candidate if Lula is barred

08 August, 2018 8:13 am 8:13 am

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Former Sao Paulo mayor Fernando Haddad will be the Brazilian leftist Workers Party’s presidential candidate if jailed former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva is barred from running in the October vote, a party source said . If Lula is able to run, Communist Party hopeful Manuela D’Avila is likely to abandon … Read More