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Economy

GDP grows again in all Brazil’s regions

Output saw widespread gains in 12-month-terms throughout the country

by BrazilGovNews published Jul 02, 2018 03:03 PM News
Economy

Unemployment drops to 12.7% in May

Joblessness retreated in comparison with the same quarter of last year

by BrazilGovNews published Jul 01, 2018 04:47 PM News
Tourism

New agreement extends flights between Brazil and US

The pact will help develop Brazilian tourism, with a forecast of 1.3 million additional tourists visiting the country each year

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 29, 2018 11:02 AM News
Energy

Energy transmission auction to generate R$ 6 billion in investments

With all lots sold, auction is expected to create more than 13,000 jobs over 30 years

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 28, 2018 08:30 PM News
Foreign Affairs

Temer discusses Brazil-China cooperation with Chinese officials

President Michel Temer received Yang Xiaodu, head of a delegation from the Communist Party of China, for a meeting on Thursday

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 28, 2018 06:28 PM News
Bilateral Agreement

Temer ratifies Brazil's accession to arms control treaty

Agreement signed at the United Nations provides parameters for global arms trade

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 28, 2018 03:05 PM News
Humanitarian crisis

US to spend US$ 1 million on shelters for Venezuelans in Brazil

American Vice President Mike Pence praised the country's assistance to immigrants during a meeting with President Michel Temer on Tuesday

by Erika Braga published Jun 27, 2018 09:00 PM News
Prices

Monetary authority decides 2021 inflation target will be 3.75%

According to the Ministry of Finance, the Brazilian economy is now able to cope with a lower inflation rate

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 27, 2018 12:07 PM News
Foreign Affairs

Brazil-China relationship a source of investment and development, says Temer

Brazilian President praised the bilateral relationship with the Asian country while signing a new law establishing National Chinese Immigration Day

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 27, 2018 10:29 AM News
Farmers

Temer: family farming, a major economic driver, also helps curb inflation

Credit for 2018/2019 harvest will increase to R$ 31 billion in credit. The federal government has also cut the interest rate on credit lines

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 27, 2018 10:02 AM News
Exports

Temer and Pence discuss steel and aluminium tariff exemptions

USA is the main destination of Brazilian manufactured exports. Two-way trade reached US$ 51 billion last year

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 27, 2018 09:46 AM News
Cooperation

Brazil and US celebrate air transport agreement

Decree signed on Tuesday promulgates pact that removes cap on frequency of air services between countries

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 26, 2018 08:07 PM News
Immigration

Brazil works with US to reunite Brazilian families

In a meeting with Mike Pence, President Michel Temer called for the "swift reuniting" of parents of children separated while trying to enter the US

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 26, 2018 07:51 PM News
Foreign Affairs

Michel Temer receives US Vice President at Presidential Palace

Meeting seeks to strengthen ties and address issues such as the crisis in Venezuela and space cooperation

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 26, 2018 05:55 PM News
Migration law

Brazil recognises two persons as stateless for the first time

Migration Law approved in 2017 provided for the recognition of statelessness in Brazilian legislation

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 25, 2018 09:00 PM News
Bilateral relations

Decree ratifies Brazil-US Social Security Agreement

Document signed by president Temer will come into effect on 1 October

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 25, 2018 09:00 PM News
by BrazilGovNews published Jun 25, 2018 08:00 PM News
Environmental Protection

Deforestation in Cerrado down by 38% in 2017

INPE data reveals decreases in both 2016 and 2017 when compared to rates three years ago

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 22, 2018 04:28 PM News
Resumption of Growth

State-Owned Enterprise profits up 44.8% to R$ 15.1 billion in Q1

According to a report released by the Ministry of Planning, the indebtedness of State companies also went down in the period

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 22, 2018 03:17 PM News
Humanitarian Aid

Law defines assistance measures for the reception of immigrants in Brazil

Sanctioned by President Michel Temer, the law expands policies to ensure healthcare and respect for human rights, among others, for those who seek to build a new life in the country

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 22, 2018 03:10 PM News
Humanitarian Aid

Temer highlights Brazil's humanitarian character in supporting immigrants

This Thursday (21), president visited the premises of one of the nine shelters the government created for Venezuelans. There, they find food, lodgings and medical care

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 21, 2018 07:00 PM News
Pre-salt Layer

Petrobras will be able to negotiate up to 70% in onerous transfer areas in the pre-salt

Draft bill's basic working was approved by the plenary of the Chamber of Deputies this Wednesday (20)

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 21, 2018 06:34 PM News
Interest Rate

Central Bank keeps interest rates at the lowest level in history

Unanimous decision keeps Selic rate at 6.50% per year. For institution, foreign scenario has become more challenging

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 21, 2018 06:29 PM News
by BrazilGovNews published Jun 21, 2018 10:00 AM News
Industry

Government and industry seek joint solutions to maintain economic momentum

President Michel Temer received José Ricardo Roriz Coelho, president of the Federation of Industries of the State of São Paulo, for a meeting at the Presidential Palace

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 20, 2018 08:45 PM News
Labour Market

Brazil adds 33.6 thousand new formal jobs in May

Caged showed positive numbers for fifth consecutive month; 380,000 new formal jobs have been added to the economy so far this year

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 20, 2018 06:45 PM News
Social Development

Government reinforces commitment to social actions

President Temer received ministers on Tuesday (19) to take stock of social programmes and discuss future steps

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 20, 2018 02:19 PM News
Communication

Temer defends freedom of the press against fake news

President Temer received an award during a seminar on the "Social, Political and Economic Impacts of Fake News"

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 20, 2018 02:11 PM News
Foreign Affairs

For Mercosur, integration in the region will lead to more economic and social development

Countries of the bloc also reinforced their commitment to guaranteeing the constitutional rights of citizens

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 18, 2018 05:29 PM News
Foreign Affairs

Mercosur expresses concern with humanitarian situation in Nicaragua and Venezuela

Members of the bloc called for resumption of dialogue with the governments of both countries to reduce social crisis

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 18, 2018 05:25 PM News