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Economic Recovery

Resuming Growth

President Michel Temer recorded a statement about the economy

Brazill will experience economic growth with the end of the recession, says Michel Temer

With the fall in interest rates and inflation, president believes in an increase in trust and investments in the country


Justice and Public Security

Osmar Serraglio is in his fifth consecutive term in office

Osmar Serraglio is the new Minister of Justice and Public Security

In message read by spokesperson, President Michel Temer expressed confidence in the deputy’s ability in heading the portfolio's work


Oil and Gas

Fernando Coelho Filho: new policy is 'better for the country'

Government establishes policy to encourage new investments in Brazil

Proposal put together by four ministries aims to put Brazil back on the radar of the major oil and gas companies



Economic Recovery

Central Bank board cut base interest rate in 0.75 percentage points

Central Bank reduces base interest rate to its lowest level since January 2015

Copom reduced the base interest rate to 12.25% a year, in a unanimous decision

Trade Balance

The amount from exports in the sugar and alcohol sector rose 110% compared to January 2016

Brazilian agribusiness exports reach US$ 5.87 billion in January

Agribusiness exports have increased 17.9% compared to January last year; the industry's surplus has reached US$ 4.60 billion

Foreign Trade


According to the WTO, the main beneficiaries will be developing countries with more room for efficiency gains

WTO's agreement on trade facilitation comes into force this Wednesday (22)

In force at the international level, measure will increase global export flow in up to $1 trillion per year

International Relations

Bilateral Relations

Brazil and European Union representatives during the launch of Phase IV of the Sector Dialogues project

Brazil and European Union strengthen international cooperation

New phase of Sector Dialogues includes over € 5 million in investments on projects to be selected


The Power of Winds

The loan represents 57% of the total investment by the Rio Energy group, in the amount of R$ 1.48 billion

BNDES approves R$ 847 million in financing for wind farms in Bahia

Works at the Serra da Babilônia Wind Complex will provide 223.25 megawatts of power generation capacity



Porto Seguro (state of Bahia) is an example of a destination that plays host to a great number of tourists

This year, tourism will inject R$ 5.8 billion in the economy at Carnival

Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo together, concentrate 68.2% of the revenues generated in the period. Rio will play host to over 1 million tourists



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