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  • Brazilian President changes decades-old mining laws to lure ...
  • Jailed Lula still way ahead in Brazil presidential poll
  • Brazil's President to change mining regulations as early as next week
  • Brazil: President Temer Must Defend Labor Reforms Before ILO
  • Brazil's President Says No Risk of Currency Crisis
  • Temer Becomes Most Unpopular President in Brazil's History
  • Brazil president hopes measures will end crippling strike
  • TV Maker Blames India's Modi, Court and Brazil for Bad Debt Pile
  • Videocon blames PM Modi, Supreme Court and Brazil for Rs 39000 ...
  • Swedish PM testifies in court over war jets sale in Brazil
  • This Week in EM: Brazil Boosts Currency Defense, While India and ...
  • How Brazil, Argentina became favourites in Kerala's timeless love ...
  • Markets Do the Samba as Brazil Comes Under Attack
  • Missions in France, S Korea, Brazil to get defence wings
  • Brazil's Burgeoning Crisis Should Matter to Americans
  • Brazil Spends Billions on Public Security. Why Is Violence Getting ...
  • Brazilian Animation: Art, Commerce and Government Backing
  • Does hosting a World Cup make economic sense?
  • Global GDP Growth Forecast at 3.2 Percent
  • Economic, Political Turbulence Hits Brazil's Real
  • Brazil economy advances in first quarter, set to accelerate
  • Brazil's central bank in firepower test with currency speculators
  • Brazil Emerges as New Star in EB-5 Investment, With Further LatAm ...
  • Brazilian Animation: Art, Commerce and Government Backing
  • Tourism Minister: Brazil needs to change business environment
  • Oil & Gas Stock Roundup: Devon's Asset Sale, Exxon's Brazil Win ...
  • A Bizarre Portfolio
  • Brazil's commercial property market shows signs of life as growth ...
  • Brazil's Crime Costs Double in Two Decades to More Than $75 Billion
  • Brazil Emerges as New Star in EB-5 Investment, With Further LatAm ...
  • Brazilian Animation: Art, Commerce and Government Backing
  • Brazil's Crime Costs Double in Two Decades to More Than $75 Billion
  • Brazil Emerges as New Star in EB-5 Investment, With Further LatAm ...
  • As Population Growth Slows, Populism Surges
  • Brazil Spends Billions on Public Security. Why Is Violence Getting ...
  • Mesmerizing aerial images show the growth of cities like Beijing and ...
  • Mobile banking uptake sees new spike in Brazil
  • Feature: Argentina, Brazil and Paraguay join to increase resilience ...
  • Late vocations main reason for more priests in Brazil
  • Australia and the US Lead LNG Trade Growth
  • China Imposes Anti-Dumping Duties on Brazil Chicken Products
  • Oil & Gas Stock Roundup: Devon's Asset Sale, Exxon's Brazil Win ...
  • Drinks company Yuyo to export to Brazil
  • This Week in EM: Brazil Boosts Currency Defense, While India and ...
  • Marfrig backs exports to escape Brazil beef squeeze - while JBS ...
  • Dorset drink brand finds refreshing success overseas
  • Brazil Truck Drivers Strike Over Fuel Prices
  • Petrobras owes Brazil billions, unlikely to pay in 2018, minister says
  • Brazil Budget Gap Widens More Than Forecast as Revenue Falls
  • Brazil government freezes $606 million in federal spending
  • Brazil's budget booed by the country's scientists
  • Brazil Budget Worries Too Much to Take for Foreign Investors
  • In Brazil, researchers struggle to fend off deepening budget cuts
  • Brazil's 2017 central gov't deficit $9.5 bln smaller than target -source
  • Brazil debt prices track Real lower
  • BRAZIL: Economists Cut 2018 GDP Growth Estimate To 1.94%
  • S&P cuts Brazil debt rating as pension reform doubts grow
  • BRAZIL: Economists Cut 2018 GDP Growth Estimate To 2.18%
  • Fitch cuts Brazil debt rating to below investment grade as fiscal ...
  • Global risks makes it a tricky year for investors: JPMorgan
  • Brazil Debt, Consumption On Mend, BNP Says
  • Brazil to report Venezuelan debt to Paris Club -sources

    Brazil Leaders


    President


  • Temer Becomes Most Unpopular President in Brazil's History
  • Brazilian President changes decades-old mining laws to lure ...
  • Former Brazilian president: Revolutionary conditions are developing ...

    Speaker of Parliament


  • Nike Drops Iran Boot Deal over US Sanctions
  • Las Vegas Sands wants to open new casino in Brazil
  • US imposition of steel and aluminium import tariffs

    Prime Minister


  • Videocon blames PM Modi, Supreme Court and Brazil for bad debt ...
  • Swedish PM testifies in court over war jets sale in Brazil
  • This Week in EM: Brazil Boosts Currency Defense, While India and ...

    Deputy Prime Minister


  • Spain's new prime minister just appointed a majority-female cabinet ...
  • This week in EM: Brazil boosts currency defense, while India and ...
  • Turkey Central Bank Is Latest to Surprise With Rate Increase

    Minister of Economy


  • Finance minister says Brazilian economy recovers after truckers' strike
  • Tourism Minister: Brazil needs to change business environment
  • Brazilian Animation: TV Toons Benefits from Increased Financing ...

    Minister of Agriculture


  • Brazil truck freight talks lag, lead to shipping delays
  • Brazil's Poultry Industry Could Take Years to Recover From Strike ...
  • US-China trade war could hit Brazil in the long run: minister

    Minister of Culture


  • Brazilian Animation: TV Toons Benefits from Increased Financing ...
  • Brazilian Animation: Art, Commerce and Government Backing
  • Tourism Minister: Brazil needs to change business environment

    Minister of Defense


  • This week in EM: Brazil boosts currency defense, while India and ...
  • Embraer Jumps With Boeing Deal Talks in Final Stage
  • Brazil: Boeing-Embraer deal likely as defense fears soothed

    Minister of Education


  • Marina Silva says Brazil needs change, but light on details
  • Spain's new prime minister just appointed a majority-female cabinet ...
  • Chile, keen to become a knowledge society, creates a ministry of ...

    Minister of Energy


  • Brazilian Animation: Art, Commerce and Government Backing
  • TV Maker Blames India's Modi, Court and Brazil for Bad Debt Pile
  • Videocon Industries blames PM Modi, Supreme Court & Brazil for ...

    Minister of Finance


  • Finance minister says Brazilian economy recovers after truckers' strike
  • Videocon blames PM Modi, Supreme Court & Brazil for bad debt pile
  • Brazil's president scraps reelection bid, supports ex-finance minister

    Minister of Foreign Affairs


  • Chile, Brazil wrap up first round of “second generation” FTA talks
  • US, Brazil Negotiating Use of Alcântara Launch Center
  • At BRICS meet, India seeks new security forum

    Minister of Internal Affairs


  • Trump the elephant in the room as foreign ministers meet
  • The Wholesale Attack on Brazilian Sovereignty: An Interview With ...
  • Brazil's Left Congratulates Maduro, Denounces US, Lima Group

    Minister of Justice


  • Brazil: Thousands Show Support for Lula's Candidacy as He Vows ...
  • Brazilians hit by widespread shortages of food and fuel triggered by ...
  • The Wholesale Attack on Brazilian Sovereignty: An Interview With ...

    Minister of Health


  • OIE recognises Brazil as FMD free country
  • Marina Silva says Brazil needs change, but light on details
  • Brazil declared by OIE free of FMD with vaccination

    Minister of Infrastructure


  • CAF and BNDES agree to promote the development of Brazil's ...
  • Brazil's President concedes to striking truckers' demands after week ...
  • North America or Morocco? 2026 World Cup host to be decided ...

    Minister of Sports


  • At least 60000 fans from Brazil to travel to Russia during FIFA World ...
  • North America or Morocco? 2026 World Cup host to be decided ...
  • Sports Visa For Sale. .. Sports Authority Cash Cow

    Director of State Security Service


  • Homicide in Brazil: What Journalists Should Know
  • Brazilians hit by widespread shortages of food and fuel triggered by ...
  • Countering Violent Extremism

    Chairman National Bank


  • How EFF and state bank proponents ignore perils and limitations
  • New Development Bank approves $200m Durban project — and ...
  • A New Beef Baron Leads Brazil's Charge for World Domination

    Permanent Representative to the UN


  • Call for reform of UN Security council falls short
  • Delegates Continue Migration Compact Negotiations, Hear Plans for ...
  • India's development fund hailed as model South-South cooperation

    Presidents Chief of Staff


  • US president meets PM Lee at Istana, says Trump-Kim summit will ...
  • Brazilian police requests President Temer's phone records in ...
  • Brazil's Intelligence Agency Underestimated the Impact of Truckers ...

    Chairman of Supreme Court


  • 4 years later, graft taints 10 Brazilian World Cup stadiums
  • Brazil Supreme Court Unanimously Convicts First Congressman in ...
  • NCLT admits Videocon for insolvency proceedings

    Opposition


  • Brazil Got A Lot Better Since The Last World Cup
  • Group E Preview : Unstoppable Brazil
  • World Cup will reward good defence: How do Brazil, France ...

    Economic News and Data


    GDP

  • Global Economy Week Ahead: US Jobs Report, Brazil GDP ...
  • Brazil Spends Billions on Public Security. Why Is Violence Getting ...
  • BRAZIL: Economists Cut 2018 GDP Growth Estimate To 1.94%
  • Crime Costs Brazil Tens of Billions Yearly: Study
  • By this measure, Brazil is a bigger World Cup surprise than Iceland
  • What Google searches and GDP can tell you about footballing success
  • Brazil's GDP up 0.4 pct in first quarter
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    Investment

  • Brazil Emerges as New Star in EB-5 Investment, With Further LatAm ...
  • Brazilian Animation: Art, Commerce and Government Backing
  • Tourism Minister: Brazil needs to change business environment
  • Oil & Gas Stock Roundup: Devon's Asset Sale, Exxon's Brazil Win ...
  • A Bizarre Portfolio
  • Brazil's commercial property market shows signs of life as growth ...
  • Brazil's Crime Costs Double in Two Decades to More Than $75 Billion
  • Brazil Emerges as New Star in EB-5 Investment, With Further LatAm ...
  • Brazilian Animation: Art, Commerce and Government Backing
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    Demographics

  • Brazil's Crime Costs Double in Two Decades to More Than $75 Billion
  • Brazil Emerges as New Star in EB-5 Investment, With Further LatAm ...
  • As Population Growth Slows, Populism Surges
  • Brazil Spends Billions on Public Security. Why Is Violence Getting ...
  • Mesmerizing aerial images show the growth of cities like Beijing and ...
  • Mobile banking uptake sees new spike in Brazil
  • Feature: Argentina, Brazil and Paraguay join to increase resilience ...
  • Late vocations main reason for more priests in Brazil
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    Export/Import

  • Australia and the US Lead LNG Trade Growth
  • China Imposes Anti-Dumping Duties on Brazil Chicken Products
  • Oil & Gas Stock Roundup: Devon's Asset Sale, Exxon's Brazil Win ...
  • Drinks company Yuyo to export to Brazil
  • This Week in EM: Brazil Boosts Currency Defense, While India and ...
  • Marfrig backs exports to escape Brazil beef squeeze - while JBS ...
  • Dorset drink brand finds refreshing success overseas
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    Public Spending

  • Brazil Truck Drivers Strike Over Fuel Prices
  • Petrobras owes Brazil billions, unlikely to pay in 2018, minister says
  • Brazil Budget Gap Widens More Than Forecast as Revenue Falls
  • Brazil government freezes $606 million in federal spending
  • Brazil's budget booed by the country's scientists
  • Brazil Budget Worries Too Much to Take for Foreign Investors
  • In Brazil, researchers struggle to fend off deepening budget cuts
  • Brazil's 2017 central gov't deficit $9.5 bln smaller than target -source
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    Public Debt

  • Brazil debt prices track Real lower
  • BRAZIL: Economists Cut 2018 GDP Growth Estimate To 1.94%
  • S&P cuts Brazil debt rating as pension reform doubts grow
  • BRAZIL: Economists Cut 2018 GDP Growth Estimate To 2.18%
  • Fitch cuts Brazil debt rating to below investment grade as fiscal ...
  • Global risks makes it a tricky year for investors: JPMorgan
  • Brazil Debt, Consumption On Mend, BNP Says
  • Brazil to report Venezuelan debt to Paris Club -sources
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    Recent Econ Stats

    MomentCountryEventActualPreviousConsensusForecastpreviewpupdatedreviewrupdated
    2018-08-01BRMarkit Manufacturing PMI JUL5200
    2018-08-01BRBalance of Trade JUL$ 3.3B00
    2018-07-31BRUnemployment Rate JUN12.30%00
    2018-07-30BRNominal Budget Balance JUNBRL -26.3B00
    2018-07-27BRBank Lending MoM JUN0.40%00
    2018-07-26BRCurrent Account JUN$ -0.5B00
    2018-07-26BRForeign Direct Investment JUN$ 2.4B00
    2018-07-25BRConsumer Confidence JUL101.700
    2018-07-20BRIPCA mid-month CPI YoY JUL00
    2018-07-20BRIPCA mid-month CPI MoM JUL00