|Follow us on:|
His senior allies in Brazil's PMDB party will likely be targeted by Petrobras-linked graft investigations.
A number of polls have showed Lula would come out the clear winner if he ran for the presidency.
Can the president push through the Senate unpopular reforms and austerity measures?
The longer the Federal Reserve holds raising interest rates at bay the better for emerging economies.
According to a Datafolha poll in early April, some 77 per cent of respondents wanted Cunha out of office.
The Syrian delegation was met with thunderous applause, while the Belarusian party waved a Russian flag.
Brazil is also expected to begin implementing the climate accords as soon as next year.
Temer said that he valued Brazil's relationship with China and the strengthening of strategic ties.
The embattled president could appeal the vote to the highest court, but she may likely retire to southern Brazil.
A verdict on Rousseff's fate during her impeachment trial is expected later this week.