At least 17 media outlets closed in Brazil in 4 years

In 2021, there were 5 closures; specialist considers "global crisis of journalism" as the main factor.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A survey conducted by Poder360 newspaper with information from Atlas da Notícia shows that 17 medium to large national scope vehicles closed their activities in Brazil between the years 2018 and 2021. This year (2021), five closures were registered - such as the newspaper El País, which announced its end on December 14.

In a letter addressed to readers, El País communicated that it had not reached economic sustainability, despite its audience and many subscribers.

In addition to the Spanish newspaper, which only had a digital version in Brazil, other press outlets closed this . . .

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