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Ministros se reúnem no Palácio do Planalto para discutir ações de combate ao coronavírus.
Health

Brazil to launch campaign to provide clarifications on Covid-19

The Brazilian government is set to launch a countrywide campaign in the coming weeks to provide clarifications on the new coronavirus (Covid-19).

Participam o vice-presidente da República, general Hamilton Mourão, o ministro-chefe da Casa Civil, Onyx Lorenzoni, e outros ministros
Politics

Brazil’s pension reform to be submitted to Congress this month

The text for the reform in Brazil’s pension system being drafted by the government will be considered by President Jair Bolsonaro and should be submitted to Congress sometime early this month.

O presidente Michel Temer coordena a última reunião ministerial de seu governo, no Palácio do Planalto.
Politics

Brazil president quips, says he will miss “Temer out”

In a playful tone, President Michel Temer said he will miss the shouts of “Fora, Temer” (“Temer out!”), often heard at anti-government demonstrations since he took office in May 2016. The good-humored statement was made today (Dec. 19), during his last cabinet meeting.

Primeira reunião ministerial do governo do presidente eleito, Jair Bolsonaro
Politics

Bolsonaro presides at first cabinet meeting

Brazil’s President-Elect Jair Bolsonaro is presiding at the first cabinet meeting, expected to be attended by all 22 ministers tapped. The assembly is slated to take place today (Dec. 19) in Granja do Torto, Brasília, at the facilities used by him as residence in the city.

Economy

Petrobras CEO denies change in oil giant's pricing policy

The hike in fuel prices is part of the Brazilian government’s agenda in Brasília for the second day in a row. Finance Minister Eduardo Guardia and Energy Minister Moreira Franco met Petrobras CEO Pedro Parente today (May 22) to address the issue.