Ilan Goldfajn was appointed as the new Governor of the Central Bank today (May 17). He will stand a confirmation hearing before the Senate Committee on Economic Affairs for approval. His name was announced by Finance Minister Henrique Meirelles.
Prosecutor-General Rodrigo Janot sent a report to the Supreme Court (STF) Monday (Mar. 28) upholding the appointment of former president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva as Chief of Staff.