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Awareness Campaign

Agents will intensify awareness-raising efforts aimed at eliminating breeding sites to prevent the transmission of diseases

Prevention

Government launches national effort to fight the Aedes aegypti

Ministers will visit state capitals this Friday (2 December) to join public awareness-raising actions

Balance of Accounts

President spoke to investors at the Brazil Opportunities Conference 2016, in São Paulo

Accounts balancing

Temer guarantees that there is unity to lift Brazil out of the recession

In event in São Paulo, the president detailed measures taken by the government to start growing again

Before the Senate voting, the PEC had already been approved in two rounds at the Chamber of Deputies

Fiscal control

Senate approves spending cap bill in the first round

Main text of Proposed Constitutional Amendment 55 has been approved with 61 votes against 14.

Economic Recovery

President Temer met Volkswagen executives at the Presidential Palace

Economy

Volkswagen executives announce investment of R $ 1 billion in Brazil

Investment is the biggest in the history of its bus and truck production line

Minimum annual payments for the concession of the four terminals will be of R$ 3.01 billion

Concession

Government authorises concession contracts for four airports

Terminals in Porto Alegre (RS), Salvador (BA), Florianópolis (SC) and Fortaleza (CE) will be auctioned in March

President sanctions new pre-salt regulations during a ceremony at the Presidential Palace

Pre-salt

Michel Temer: New pre-salt rules will re-energise sector and create jobs

Law signed by the President this Tuesday (29) gives Petrobras the right, but not the obligation, to participate in exploration blocks

Toyota executive makes announcement after meeting with President Michel Temer

Investments

Toyota wants to double factory size and invest R$ 600 million in Brazil

Steve St. Angelo, Toyota CEO for Latin America, met with President of the Republic Michel Temer to discuss the company's plans

Foreign Trade

Japan encourages the import of biomass, but the product has been entering the country as 'waste'

Bilateral Trade

Japan wants to increase biomass exports from Brazil

Sumitomo Group have asked the Brazilian government to take action to expand the trade of Brazilian biomass

Air Tragedy

Assistance

Foreign Minister Serra will head Brazilian efforts in Medellin

Foreign Ministry officials from the Brazilian Embassy in Bogota have been reallocated to assist the families of crash victims

Environment

Brazil will defend integration of biodiversity protection measures with the productive sector

Summit

Brazil will defend biodiversity at COP 13

Issues on the Brazilian agenda for the event include forest protection, ecotourism, sustainable agriculture and food security

Science and Technology

Cooperation

Agreement is another step towards the internationalisation of Brazilian science

Brazil signs agreement with France for research

Partnership between the two countries counts among its results the awarding of the Fields Medal to Brazilian mathematician Artur Avila (from IMPA)

Tourism

It’s free to watch the view and enjoy the sound on Rio das Ostras Jazz&Blues

Musical Cities

Festivals that bring good music in the air

Jazz lovers can appreciate the sound and a nice stay in Brazilian cities

Speechs

Interviews

The President

Foreign Affairs

Ministers

Social Programs

National Financial System

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