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Foreign Trade

Temer: stronger Mercosur helps trade agreements progress

President made positive assessment of trade opportunities after bloc’s Summit

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 18, 2018 05:15 PM News
Ports

Two more port terminals to be auctioned in September

Leases anticipate investments of R$ 249 million over 25 years

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 18, 2018 05:11 PM News
Foreign Trade

Temer defends Mercosur agreements with EU and Pacific Alliance

President called for trade negotiations to continue to move forward

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 18, 2018 02:47 PM News
Proficiency

Celpe-Bras 2018 open for registrations until 13 July

Non-native speakers of Portuguese can now apply to take the proficiency test, which will be held between 1st and 5th October this year

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 18, 2018 11:23 AM News
World Cup 2018

Brazil plays Switzerland for World Cup debut

Country is the only team that has participated in all editions of the competition

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 17, 2018 09:21 AM News
Legislation

Bill requires Brazil to comply with UN Security Council sanctions

Document was signed by President Michel Temer this Friday, now goes to a vote by National Congress

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 15, 2018 11:07 PM News
Tourism

Pará cuisine mesmerises foreign tourists

International visitors chose the region's cuisine as the best in the country Find out more about the ingredients used in the cuisine in Brazil's north

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 15, 2018 06:34 PM News
Economic Growth

GDP preview is up 0.46% in April, says Central Bank

Brazil's economy has accumulated a 1.52% hike in the last 12 months. Forecast is of 1.94% growth in 2018

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 15, 2018 06:26 PM News
Solidarity

Organ donation: Brazil saves record number of lives

In 2017, country reached historical record of 16.6 effective donors per million inhabitants. For the first time, number of donors has grown for seven consecutive quarters

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 15, 2018 04:00 AM News
Legislation

Presidential sanction authorises direct sale of pre-salt oil

President Michel Temer also sanctioned laws on food surveillance and the one that extends the Ride

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 14, 2018 08:00 PM News
World Cup 2018

Temer: time to believe in Brazil's talent and tradition at the World Cup

Brazil play their first match on Sunday (17) against Switzerland, in Rostov-on-Don

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 14, 2018 07:04 PM News
Legislative Agenda

Government sets priority agenda in Congress until legislative recess

Priority is moving forward with Eletrobras' capitalisation and the onerous transfer

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 14, 2018 06:26 PM News
by BrazilGovNews published Jun 14, 2018 04:39 PM News
Public Security

Intervention in Rio has clear crime reducing results

This Thursday (14), General Braga Netto submitted the Strategic Management Plan to President of the Republic Michel Temer

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 14, 2018 04:24 PM News
Airports Auction

Brazil to auction 13 airports in December

Draft bid notice will be under public consultation until 13 July. Expectation is for final text to be published in September

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 14, 2018 02:41 PM News
World Cup 2018

Football: Check out Brazil’s World Cup 2018 squad

Players enter the field for the first time on Sunday against Switzerland

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 14, 2018 12:18 PM News
Economic Recovery

Retail has 13th consecutive month of growth

Sector grew an accumulated 3% in January-April compared to December 2017

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 13, 2018 05:59 PM News
Public Security

Temer: Changes to build a safer Brazil have already begun

President assessed that measures such as the creation of the Unified Public Security System will help curb violence in the country

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 13, 2018 01:50 PM News
Diplomatic Relations

Brazil and Nigeria expand talks on agriculture and trade

Michel Temer hosted Nigeria’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, at the Presidential Palace

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 12, 2018 09:00 PM News
Agriculture

Conab projects 2017/2018 harvest to be second largest in history

Survey indicates result will be driven by soybean, with 118 million tons

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 12, 2018 08:00 PM News
Government

Temer: New measures increase security and transparency in mining

President Temer signed decrees modernising the Mining Code and bringing new rules to royalty collection

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 12, 2018 03:06 PM News
Inclusion

Presidential decrees govern rights of people with disability

Decrees ensures seats and spaces are set aside in shows and special treatment for small sized enterprises

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 11, 2018 10:00 PM News
Public Safety

Jungmann: Unified system will help fight violence

Bill sanctioned by President Michel Temer this Monday will allow more integration between security forces to build strategic actions

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 11, 2018 09:00 PM News
Legislation

Labour reform respects collective rights, ILO confirms

Organisation concludes modernisation is in line with Convention 98, which addresses collective bargaining

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 11, 2018 08:40 PM News
Safety

Temer defends integration as a basis for security policies in Brazil

President sanctioned a new law creating the Unified Public Security System and issued a provisional measure that guarantees a permanent budget for the area

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 11, 2018 07:11 PM News
International Relations

Brazil and Paraguay discuss resuming the building of bridges between the countries

Michel Temer attended bilateral meeting with the new Paraguayan president, Mario Abdo Benítez, at the Presidential Palace

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 11, 2018 05:59 PM News
Defense

Temer: Navy works to guarantee Brazil's constitutional powers

In a message commemorating the anniversary of the Riachuelo Naval Battle, the President of the Republic highlighted the Navy's efforts to preserve the country’s integrity

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 11, 2018 04:32 PM News
Economy

Rural credit for quilombolas shoots up 265.5%

Funds released to quilombola communities for the 2017/2018 harvest reached R$ 889.3 million

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 11, 2018 04:22 PM News
Rural credit

Rural credit hits record high for 2017/2018 harvest

Funds are crucial to boost the sector, one of the engines of the Brazilian economy. Loans had already reached R$ 170 billion by early June

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 11, 2018 04:15 PM News
International tourism

Brazil issued 67 thousand electronic visas in seven months

Increase in visas issued between November and May 2018 was of over 4000%

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 08, 2018 08:23 PM News