Tag: Finance Minister Guido Mantega

By Sarah Brown, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Brazilian GDP, the largest economy in Latin America, fell by 0.6 percent in the second quarter ending in June, worse than analysts had predicted. In the first quarter revised...
By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – On Thursday, August 28th, Brazilian government officials delivered the 2015 Brazilian budget draft, the Projeto de Lei Orçamentária Anual (PLOA) 2015, to Congress. Betting on economic improvements in...
By Ben Tavener, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Car manufacturers who start using a minimum proportion of components made in Brazil in their vehicles, and also invest in innovation within the country, will pay a lower rate of...
By Jaylan Boyle, Senior Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO - Brazil has often been accused of being a country eternally on the rise, without ever reaching the level of economic and political performance that it is capable of. Recent events for...



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